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This instrument amends the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code (MRL Standard) Instrument 2019 to amend the maximum residue limits in relation to which the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority may have regard in its consideration of whether chemical products meet the safety criteria pursuant to section 5A of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code, as scheduled to the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994.
Administered by: Agriculture
Registered 03 Oct 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR14-Oct-2019
Tabled Senate14-Oct-2019
To be repealed 06 Dec 2019
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

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Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument (No. 2) 2019

I, Jason Lutze, Delegate of the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority, make the following instrument.

Dated                                       Second day of October 2019

Jason Lutze

Delegate

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument (No. 2) 2019.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subsection 6(2), for the purposes of subparagraph 5A(3)(b)(iii) of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code, as scheduled to the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code (MRL Standard) Instrument 2019

1  Schedule 1, Table 1—MRLs in food commodities

Insert in alphabetical order the following new compounds and associated foods and MRLs:

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

 

Cinmethylin

 

 

 

 

MO      0105

Edible offal (mammalian)

*0.01

 

 

PE       0112

Eggs

*0.01

 

 

MM     0095

Meat (mammalian)

*0.01

 

 

ML      0106

Milks

*0.01

 

 

PO      0111

Poultry, edible offal of

*0.01

 

 

PM      0110

Poultry meat

*0.01

 

 

GC      0654

Wheat

*0.01

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Etofenprox

 

 

 

 

MO      0105

Edible offal (mammalian)

*0.01

 

 

PE       0112

Eggs

*0.01

 

 

MM     0095

Meat (mammalian) [in the fat]

*0.01

 

 

ML      0106

Milks

*0.01

 

 

PO      0111

Poultry, edible offal of

*0.01

 

 

PM      0110

Poultry meat [in the fat]

*0.01

 

 

FS       0012

Stone fruits {except Cherries}

5

 

 

For each of the following compounds, omit the associated foods and MRLs listed under 'omit' and substitute in alphabetical order the associated foods and MRLs listed under 'substitute' (if any):

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

Amoxycillin

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

PE       0112

Eggs

*0.01

 

 

 

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

PE       0112

Eggs

0.05

 

 

 

Azoxystrobin

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

 

Bergamot

T50

HH      4731

Burnet, Salad

T50

 

Coriander (leaves, stems and roots)

T50

HS      0779

Coriander, seed

T50

HS      0730

Dill seed

T50

HS      0731

Fennel, seed

T50

HH      0092

Herbs {except basil}

T50

 

Kaffir lime leaves

T50

 

Lemon grass

T50

DT       1111

Lemon verbena (dry leaves)

T50

 

Mexican tarragon

T50

 

Rose and dianthus (edible flowers)

T50

DT       1114

Tea, green, black (black, fermented and dried)

T20

 

 

 

Bixafen

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

SO      0088

Oilseed

*0.01

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

SO      0691

Cotton seed

T0.3

OC      0691

Cotton seed oil, crude

T0.5

SO      0088

Oilseed {except Cotton seed}

*0.01

 

 

 

Dithiocarbamates (mancozeb, metham, metiram, thiram, zineb and ziram)

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

FT       0305

Olives

T2

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

SO      0305

Olives for oil production

T30

FT       0305

Table olives

T30

 

 

 

Emamectin

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

VL       0053

Leafy vegetables {except Lettuce, head; Lettuce, leaf}

0.3

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

 

Beetroot leaves

T0.5

VL 0053

Leafy vegetables {except Lettuce, head; Lettuce, leaf}

T0.5

 

 

 

Imidacloprid

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

VP       0538

Podded pea (young pods) [snow and sugar snap]

T0.1

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

VP       0538

Podded pea (young pods) [snow and sugar snap]

T0.2

Indoxacarb

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

VS       0621

Asparagus

T1

FB       0018

Berries and other small fruits {except Grapes}

T1

VS       0624

Celery

T5

FS       0013

Cherries

T2

VL       0465

Chervil

T10

MO      0105

Edible offal (mammalian) {except Kidney}

*0.01

 

Kidney (mammalian)

0.2

VL       0053

Leafy vegetables {except Chervil, Lettuce, Head, Mizuna and Rucola [Rocket]}

5

MM     0095

Meat (mammalian) [in the fat]

1

FM      0183

Milk fats

1

 

Mizuna

T10

VL       0496

Rucola [Rocket]

T20

VO      0448

Tomato

T0.5

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

VS       0621

Asparagus

*0.01

FB       0018

Berries and other small fruits {except Grapes}

1

VS       0624

Celery

3

FS       0013

Cherries

1

MO      0105

Edible offal (mammalian) {except Kidney}

0.02

HH      0731

Fennel, leaf

5

VC      0045

Fruiting vegetables, cucurbits

0.2

 

Kidney (mammalian)

0.5

VL       0053

Leafy vegetables {except Lettuce, Head}

5

MM     0095

Meat (mammalian) [in the fat]

3

FM      0183

Milk fats

2

VO      0447

Sweet corn (corn-on-the-cob)

*0.01

VO      0448

Tomato

0.2

 

 

 

Prothiofos

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

FB       1235

Table-grapes

2

 

For each of the following compounds, insert in alphabetical order the associated foods and MRLs listed below:

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

Afidopyropen

 

 

VR       0577

Carrot

T*0.01

 

 

 

Etoxazole

 

 

DH      1100

Hops, dry

T3

FI         0351

Passion fruit

T0.1

 

 

 

Iprodione

 

 

 

Beetroot leaves

T20

VL       0469

Chicory leaves

T20

VC      0424

Cucumber

T0.5

VL       0476

Endive

T20

 

 

 

Prothioconazole

 

 

SO      0691

Cotton seed

T0.2

 

2  Schedule 1, Table 3—Residue definitions

Insert in alphabetical order the following new compounds and associated residues:

COMPOUND

RESIDUE

Cinmethylin

Cinmethylin

 

3  Schedule 1, Table 4—Animal Feed Commodities

Insert in alphabetical order the following new compounds and associated animal feed commodities and MRLs:

COMPOUND

ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY

MRL (mg/kg)

Cinmethylin

 

 

 

Wheat forage [fresh weight]

*0.01

AS       0654

Wheat straw and fodder, dry

*0.01

 

For the following compounds, insert in alphabetical order the associated animal feed commodities and MRLs listed below:

COMPOUND

ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY

MRL (mg/kg)

Bixafen

 

 

 

Cotton seed meal and hulls

T0.5

 

 

 

Indoxacarb

 

 

 

Sweet corn fodder

30

 

Sweet corn forage

50