Amendment Of The Plant Protection Products Act

Original Language Title: Änderung des Pflanzenschutzmittelgesetzes

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143. Federal law that modifies the plant protection law

The National Council has decided:

The plant protection products act 2011, Federal Law Gazette I no. 10/2011, is amended as follows:

1. in article 15, paragraph 1, no. 1 is following lit. n added: "n) plant protection products contrary to § 18 para 10, 11, 13, 14 or 15 in traffic brings," 2 in section 18 be added following paragraph 10 to 16:

"(10) the placing on the market of plant protection products containing the active ingredient glyphosate is prohibited with respect to the indication of"Desiccation", unless the crop for food or feed purposes.

(11) the placing on the market of plant protection products containing one or more of the active ingredients of Clothianidin, thiamethoxam and imidacloprid, is prohibited winter wheat, winter spelt, Wintertriticale, and winter rye (seed between July and December) with regard to the indication, unless the crop for food or feed purposes.

(12) the pesticides register pursuant to § 4 paragraph 2 is to correct by virtue of the Federal Agency for food security with regard to the requirements of paragraph 10 and 11.

(13) the use period referred to in article 4 of Regulation (EU) No. 485/2013 amending the implementing Regulation (EU) No. 540/2011 with regard to the conditions for the approval of active substances, Clothianidin, thiamethoxam and imidacloprid, as well as the prohibition of the use and sale of seeds treated with plant protection products containing these active substances (OJ L 139 of the 25.5.2013 S 12), is set with October 1, 2013.

(14) the use period pursuant Article 46 of Regulation (EC) No. 1107/2009 for plant protection products, which comply with the requirements of paragraph 10, with the day following the announcement of this Federal Act sets.

(15) the use period pursuant Article 46 of Regulation (EC) No. 1107/2009 for plant protection products, which comply with the requirements of paragraph 11, with October 1, 2013 sets.

(16) authorisations in accordance with article 3 of Regulation (EU) are no. 485/2013 to fit the 1 October 2016, according to a recent review by the European Commission at the earliest."

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