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This instrument amends the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code (MRL Standard) Instrument 2019 to update maximum residue limits for the safety criteria of chemical products considered by the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority.
Administered by: Agriculture, Water and the Environment
Registered 16 Oct 2020
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR19-Oct-2020

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Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument (No. 8) 2020

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

Dated                                       13 October 2020

Jason Lutze

Delegate

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument (No. 8) 2020.

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Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.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

 

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)

2,4-D

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

MO      0105

Edible offal (Mammalian)

2

VD      0545

Lupin (dry)

*0.05

MM     0095

Meat [mammalian]

0.2

ML      0106

Milks

*0.05

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

MO      0105

Edible offal (Mammalian)

7

MM     0095

Meat [mammalian][in the fat]

0.7

ML      0106

Milks

0.1

 

 

 

Forchlorfenuron

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

FB       0020

Blueberries

T*0.01

FI         0341

Kiwifruit

T*0.01

FI         0345

Mango

T*0.01

FS       0014

Plums (including prunes)

T*0.01

DF       0014

Prunes

T*0.01

 

 

 

Imidacloprid

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

VB       0054

Brassica leafy vegetables

15

 

 

 

Procymidone

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

VD      0560

Adzuki beans (dry)

T0.2

 

Bergamot

T3

VP       0522

Broad Beans (green pods and immature seeds)

T10

VL       0465

Chervil

T2

VD      0524

Chick-pea (dry)

T0.5

VP       0526

Common Bean (pods and/or immature seeds)

T3

 

Coriander (leaves, stems and roots)

T3

HS      0779

Coriander, seed

T3

HS      0730

Dill seed

T3

VA       0380

Fennel, bulb

T1

HS      0731

Fennel, seed

T3

VR       0581

Galangal, greater

T0.5

HH      0092

Herbs

T3

 

Kaffir lime leaves

T3

 

Lemon grass

T3

DT       1111

Lemon verbena (fresh weight)

T3

 

Mizuna

T2

 

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

T5

FP       0009

Pome fruits

T1

VR       0075

Root and tuber vegetables {except Potato}

T1

 

Rose and dianthus (edible flowers)

T3

VL       0496

Rucola [rocket]

T2

HH      4731

Salad burnett

T3

HS      0794

Turmeric, root

T0.5

 

 

 

Pyraclostrobin

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

TN       0678

Walnuts

T1

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

TN       0678

Walnuts

T0.01

 

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

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

Acetamiprid

 

 

VD      0070

Pulses {except Field pea (dry); Lupin (dry)}

0.1

 

 

 

Carbaryl

 

 

SB       0715

Cacao beans

0.02

TN       0666

Hazelnuts

0.01

 

 

 

Uniconazole-P

 

 

VR       0577

Carrot

T*0.01

 

2  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)

2,4-D

 

 

 

Forage and fodder of cereal grains

400

 

Primary feed commodities {except Forage and fodder of cereal grains}

1500

 

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

COMPOUND

ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY

MRL (mg/kg)

Procymidone

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

AL       0524

Chick-pea fodder

T5

 

Chick-pea forage

T5

 

 

 

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

COMPOUND

ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY

MRL (mg/kg)

Acetamiprid

 

 

 

Pulse forage and fodder

2