Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument 2014 (No. 7)

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Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument 2014 (No. 7)1
 
 
 
I, Allen Bryce, Executive Director, Veterinary Medicines and delegate of the Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority, having regard to s 7A of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Act 1992, make this instrument for the purposes of subsection 6(1) and the reference in subparagraph 5A(3)(b)(iii) of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code which is a Schedule to the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994.
 
 
 
 
 
Allen Bryce
Delegate of the Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority
 
 
 
Dated this twenty-fourth day of July 2014
 
 
1                Name of Instrument
                  This Instrument is the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument 2014 (No. 7).
2                Commencement
                  This Instrument commences on the day after it is registered.
3                Amendment of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) 2012
                  Schedule 1 to this Instrument amends the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) 2012.
Schedule 1        Amendments
(section 3)
 
[1]            Schedule, Table 1 - MRLs of agricultural and veterinary chemicals and associated substances in food commodities
insert in alphabetical order the following new compounds and associated foods and MRLs
 
COMPOUND
FOOD
MRL (mg/kg)

Halauxifen-methyl
 
 

GC      0080
Cereal grains
T*0.01

MO      0105
Edible offal (Mammalian)
T0.01

PE       0112
Eggs
T*0.01

MM     0095
Meat (mammalian)
T*0.01

ML      0106
Milks
T*0.01

PO      0111
Poultry, Edible offal of
T*0.01

PM      0110
Poultry meat
T*0.01

 
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)

Abamectin
 
 

OMIT:
 
 

VO      0051
Peppers
T0.02

VO      0447
Sweet corn (corn-on-the-cob)
T*0.01

SUBSTITUTE:
 
 

VC      0046
Melons, except watermelons
T0.02

VA       0387
Onion, Welsh
T0.05

VO      0051
Peppers
T0.1

 
Peppers, Chili, other cultivars
T0.1

VA       0388
Shallot
T0.05

VA       0389
Spring onion
T0.05

VO      0447
Sweet corn (corn-on-the-cob)
T0.05

VC      0432
Watermelon
T0.02

 
 
 

Metolachlor
 
 

OMIT:
 
 

VR       0589
Potato
T*0.02

SUBSTITUTE:
 
 

VR       0589
Potato
*0.01

 
 
 

Prosulfocarb
 
 

OMIT:
 
 

VR       0589
Potato
T*0.01

SUBSTITUTE:
 
 

VR       0589
Potato
*0.01

 
for each of the following compounds, insert in alphabetical order the associated foods and MRLs listed below
 
COMPOUND
FOOD
MRL (mg/kg)

Cyhalothrin
 
 

VA       0387
Onion, Welsh
T0.05

VA       0388
Shallot
T0.05

VA       0389
Spring onion
T0.05

 
 
 

Pymetrozine
 
 

VS       0624
Celery
T*0.1

 
[2]            Schedule, Table 3 - Residue definitions
insert in alphabetical order the following new compounds and associated residues
 
COMPOUND
RESIDUE

Halauxifen-methyl
{T} Commodities of plant origin: Halauxifen-methyl
{T} Commodities of animal origin: 4-Amino-3-chloro-6-(4-chloro-2-fluoro-3-hydroxyphenyl)-pyridine-2-carboxylic acid, expressed as halauxifen-methyl

 
[3]            Schedule, Table 4 - MRLs for pesticides in 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)

Halauxifen-methyl
 
 

AF       0081
Forage of cereal grains (green)
T0.2

AS       0081
Straw and fodder (dry) of cereal grains
T0.02

 
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)

Abamectin
 
 

OMIT:
 
 

 
Fodder and forage of sweet corn
T*0.01

SUBSTITUTE:
 
 

 
Fodder and forage of sweet corn
T0.1

 
Isoxaflutole
 
 

OMIT:
 
 

 
Cereal forage (fresh weight)
*0.02

AS       0081
Straw and fodder (dry) of cereal grains
*0.02

SUBSTITUTE:
 
 

 
Primary feed commodities [except Chick-pea fodder, Chick-pea forage and Sugar cane fodder]
0.3

 
1        Note
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