901:11-1-02 Materials incorporated by reference.

(A) Sections 1 to 14 and appendices B to S of the PMO, except as deleted or amended in this chapter, are adopted as rules of the department of agriculture, state of Ohio, and incorporated into this chapter by reference.

(B) Whenever used in the materials incorporated into this chapter under paragraph (A) of this rule:

(1) "Appendix B" shall be read as " rules 901:11-4-01 to 901:11-4-13 of the Administrative Code";

(2) Ellipsis shall refer to the "State of Ohio";

(3) "Ordinance" shall be read as "rule";

(4) "Regulatory agency" shall be read as "department of agriculture, State of Ohio";

(5) "Section 3" shall be read as "rule 901:11-1-04 of the Administrative Code"; and,

(6) "Permit" or "permits", when used as a noun, shall be read as "license" or "licenses".

(C) Imbedded references in PMO.

(1) The following federal government publications can be found either at www.fda.gov or www.aphis.usda.gov:

(a) Bacteriological analytical manual (BAM), 8th edition, revision A, 1998, online edition, department of health and human services, U.S. food and drug administration, center for food safety and applied nutrition;

(b) Evaluation of milk laboratories (EML) 2013 revision, U.S.

department of health and human services, public health services, food and drug administration;

(c) Methods of making sanitation ratings of milk supplies (MMSR) 2013 revision, U.S. department of health and human services, public health services, food and drug administration;

(d) Bovine tuberculosis eradication, uniform methods and rules, effective January 1, 2005 U.S. department of agriculture, animal and plant health inspection services, APHIS 91-45-011;

(e) Brucellosis eradication: Uniform methods and rules, effective October 1, 2003, U.S. department of agriculture, animal and plant health inspection service, APHIS 91-45-013;

(f) M-a-85, revision number 14, beta lactam test methods for use under Appendix N and section 6 of the PMO, March 22, 2012, U.S. department of health and human services, public health services, food and drug administration, center for food safety and applied nutrition;

(g) M-I-96-10, revision number 8, drug residue test methods for confirmation of presumptive positive results and initial producer traceback, March 22, 2012, U.S. department of health and human services, public health services, food and drug administration, center for food and safety and applied nutrition; and,

(h) M-I-06-5, current information addressing item 15r - drug chemical control of the grade "A" PMO, April 19, 2006, U.S. department of health and human services, public health services, food and drug administration, center for food safety and applied nutrition.

(2) Private and professional standards:

(a) Standard methods for the examination of dairy products (SMEDP), 17th edition 2004, edited by H. Michael Wehr, PhD and Joseph F. Frank, PhD, American public health association, 800 I Street, NW, Washington, DC 2001. For more information please visit www.apha.org; and,

(b) Official methods of analysis of the AOAC international (OMA) 18th edition, Dr. William Horwitz, editor, published by AOAC International, 481 North Frederick Ave., Suite 500, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877-2417 USA. For more information please visit www.eoma.aoac.org.

(3) Federal regulations:

(a) Title 21 (CFR) revised April 1, 2013, published by the national archives and records administration, office of the federal register and the government printing office; and,

(b) 21 United States Code, Chapter 9, Federal Food Drug and Cosmetic Act (FFD&CA)(2006).

Effective: 10/02/2014
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 07/23/2017
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 917.02
Rule Amplifies: 914.04, 917.05 , 917.18 , 917.19 , 917.23
Prior Effective Dates: 12/1/1995, 04/26/2005, 05/15/2007, 1/22/2009, 4/19/2010, 7/23/2012