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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 28 Apr 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR11-May-2021
Tabled Senate11-May-2021
To be repealed 12 Aug 2021
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003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. 4) 2021

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

Dated                                       23 April 2021

Sheila Logan

Delegate

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument (No. 4) 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Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.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)

Azoxystrobin

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

VR       0574

Beetroot

T0.2

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

VR       0574

Beetroot

T*0.005

 

 

 

Carbendazim

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

VO      0450

Mushrooms

T5

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

VF       0450

Mushrooms

T1

 

 

 

Flonicamid

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

VO      0048

Tomato

T0.5

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

VO      0050

Fruiting vegetables, other than cucurbits

T0.5

SO      0495

Rape seed [canola]

0.5

 

 

 

Imazamox

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

VD     0523

Broad bean (dry) [faba bean (dry)]

T*0.05

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

VD     0523

Broad bean (dry) [faba bean (dry)]

*0.01

Imazapyr

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

VD     0523

Broad bean (dry) [faba bean (dry)]

T0.05

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

VD     0523

Broad bean (dry) [faba bean (dry)]

0.07

 

 

 

Mefentrifluconazole

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

MO      0105

Edible offal (mammalian)

0.02

MM     0095

Meat (mammalian) [in the fat]

0.02

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

GC      0640

Barley

T0.2

MO      0105

Edible offal (mammalian)

T0.3

MM     0095

Meat (mammalian) [in the fat]

T0.2

GC      0647

Oats

T0.2

SO      0495

Rape seed [canola]

T0.05

GC      0654

Wheat

T0.03

 

 

 

Spiroxamine

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

VP       0538

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

T*0.02

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

VP       0538

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

T0.6

 


 

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

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

Chlorpyrifos

 

 

FB     2005

Cane berries

T*0.01

 

 

 

Cyantraniliprole

 

 

VS        0624

Celery

T7

 

 

 

Fluxapyroxad

 

 

GC     0647

Oats

T0.2

SO     0495

Rape seed [canola]

T0.2

 

 

 

Mesotrione

 

 

SO     0693

Linseed

T*0.01

 

 

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)

Imazamox

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

 

Broad beans, dry [faba bean] forage and fodder (fresh weight)

T*0.05

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

 

Broad beans, dry [faba bean] forage and fodder (fresh weight)

*0.01

 

 

 

Imazapyr

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

 

Primary feed commodities {except Forage and fodder (dry) of cereal grains; Maize fodder, dry; Maize forage (fresh weight), Rape seed [canola] fodder (dry); Rape seed [canola] forage; Straw of cereal grains, dry; Sunflower forage and fodder}

15

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

 

Broad beans, dry [faba bean] forage and fodder

0.3

 

Primary feed commodities {except Broad beans, dry [faba bean] forage and fodder; Forage and fodder (dry) of cereal grains; Maize fodder, dry; Maize forage (fresh weight), Rape seed [canola] fodder (dry); Rape seed [canola] forage; Straw of cereal grains, dry; Sunflower forage and fodder}

15

 

 

 

Spiroxamine

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

AL       0528

Pea vines (green)

T7

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

AL       0528

Pea vines (green)

T30

 

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

COMPOUND

ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY

MRL (mg/kg)

Flonicamid

 

 

AM      0691

Rape seed [canola] forage and fodder

3

 

 

 

Mefentrifluconazole

 

 

 

Forage and fodder of cereal grains

T20

 

Rape seed [canola] forage and fodder

T2

 

 

 

Mesotrione

 

 

 

Linseed forage and fodder

T*0.01

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5  Schedule 1, Table 5—MRLs not necessary

For the following substances, insert in alphabetical order the associated uses listed below:

SUBSTANCE

USE

Spodoptera frugiperda multiple nucleopolyhedrovirus strain 3AP2

{T} Insecticide in agriculture situations