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This instrument amends the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code (MRL Standard) Instrument 2019 to set new and varied maximum residue limits and make other changes to the tables with respect to certain residue definitions, commodities and substances.
Administered by: Agriculture, Water and the Environment
Registered 18 Feb 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR22-Feb-2021
Tabled Senate22-Feb-2021
To be repealed 23 Jun 2021
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003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) 2021

I, Sheila Logan, Delegate of the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority, make the following instrument.

Dated                                       17 February 2021

Sheila Logan

Delegate

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument (No. 2) 2021.

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Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.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

Dimethomorph

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

VR 0574

Beetroot

T0.3

VL 0053

Leafy vegetables {except Lettuce, head}

T10

VA 0384

Leek

0.5

VL 0482

Lettuce, head

0.3

VA 0385

Onion, bulb

0.05

VA 0387

Onion, Welsh

2

VA 0388

Shallot

0.5

VA 0389

Spring onion

2

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

VR 0574

Beetroot

0.3

VA 2031

Bulb onions

0.5

VA 2032

Green onions

2

VL 0053

Leafy vegetables

15

 

 

 

Fipronil

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

       VR 0577

Carrot

T0.05

       SO 0495

Rape seed [canola]

*0.01

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

VR 0577

Carrot

T*0.01

SO 2090

Rape seeds

*0.01

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

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

Ametoctradin

 

 

       VR 0574

Beetroot

0.3

       VA 2031

Bulb onions

0.7

       VC 0045

Fruiting vegetables, cucurbits

2

       VA 2032

Green onions

3

       VL 0053

Leafy vegetables

50

       SO 0698

Poppy seed

0.7

 

 

 

Afidopyropen

 

 

FB 2005

Cane berries

T0.3

 

 

 

Chlorantraniliprole

 

 

GC 0649

Rice

T0.3

 

 

 

Cyantraniliprole

 

 

VO 0526

Common beans (pods and/or immature seeds)

T1

 

 

 

Cyprodinil

 

 

HH 0722

Basil

T5

HH 0727

Chives

T3

HH 0092

Herbs {except Basil; Chives}

T50

DH 0170

Dried herbs

T200

 

 

 

Fludioxonil

 

 

HH 0092

Herbs

T20

DH 0170

Dried herbs

T70


 

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

Flumioxazin

 

 

HH 0738

Mints

T*0.02

DH 1100

Hops, dry

T*0.05

 

 

 

Haloxyfop

 

 

SO 0698

Poppy seed

T0.1

 

Omit each of the following compounds and associated foods and MRLs:

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

Carbofuran

 

 

GC 0640

Barley

0.2

MO 0105

Edible offal (mammalian)

*0.05

PE 0112

Eggs

*0.05

MM 0095

Meat (mammalian)

*0.05

ML 0106

Milks

*0.05

PM 0110

Poultry meat

*0.05

PO 0111

Poultry, edible offal of

*0.05

GC 0649

Rice

0.2

GS 0659

Sugar cane

*0.1

GC 0654

Wheat

0.2

 

 

 

Methidathion

 

 

FP 0226

Apple

0.2

FI 0326

Avocado

0.5

GC 0080

Cereal grains

*0.01

FC 0001

Citrus fruits {except Mandarins}

2

SB 0716

Coffee beans

*0.01

FI 0332

Custard apple

0.2

VO 0440

Egg plant [aubergine]

0.1

PE 0112

Eggs

*0.05

VA 0381

Garlic

*0.01

FB 0269

Grapes

0.5

VP 0060

Legume vegetables

0.1


 

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

FI 0343

Litchi

T0.1

TN 0669

Macadamia nuts

*0.01

FC 0003

Mandarins

5

FI 0345

Mango

2

MM 0095

Meat (mammalian) [in the fat]

0.5

ML 0106

Milks [in the fat]

0.5

SO 0088

Oilseed

1

VA 0385

Onion, bulb

*0.01

FI 0351

Passion fruit

0.2

FP 0230

Pear

0.2

VO 0051

Peppers

T0.1

 

Peppers, chili, other cultivars

T0.1

FI 0352

Persimmon, American

0.5

FT 0307

Persimmon, Japanese

0.5

VR 0589

Potato

*0.01

PM 0110

Poultry meat

*0.05

PO 0111

Poultry, edible offal of

*0.05

FS 0012

Stone fruits

*0.01

VO 0448

Tomato

0.1

OR 0172

Vegetable oils, edible

0.1

 

 

 

Propoxur

 

 

VR       0589

Potato

10


 

4  Schedule 1, Table 4—Animal Feed Commodities

 

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)

Chlorantraniliprole

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

 

Primary feed commodities {except Legume animal feeds; Maize cereals forage and fodder; Sweet corn forage and fodder}

0.5

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

 

Rice hulls

T0.7

AS           0649

Rice straw and fodder, dry

T10

 

Primary feed commodities {except Legume animal feeds; Maize cereals forage and fodder; Rice straw and fodder, dry; Sweet corn forage and fodder}

0.5

 

 

 

Cyantraniliprole

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

 

Primary feed commodities

1

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

AL 0157

Legume animal feeds

T30

 

Primary feed commodities {except Legume animal feeds}

1

 

 

 

Fipronil

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

 

Rape seed [canola] forage

*0.01

 

Rape seed [canola] straw and fodder

*0.01

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

 

Rape seeds forage and fodder

*0.01


 

Omit each of the following compounds and associated animal feed commodities and MRLs:

COMPOUND

ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY

MRL (mg/kg)

Carbofuran

 

 

 

Primary feed commodities

2