No. S 141
Feeding Stuffs Act
Feeding Stuffs (Licensing, Analysis and Fees) (Amendment) Rules 1998
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 10 of the Feeding Stuffs Act, the Minister for National Development hereby makes the following Rules:
Citation and commencement
1.  These Rules may be cited as the Feeding Stuffs (Licensing, Analysis and Fees) (Amendment) Rules 1998 and shall come into operation on 1st April 1998.
Deletion and substitution of rule 4
2.  Rule 4 of the Feeding Stuffs (Licensing, Analysis and Fees) Rules (R 1) is deleted and the following rule substituted therefor:
Fee
4.  The fee for the issue of a licence for the import, manufacture, processing or sale of animal feed shall be $240 per year.”.
Amendment of rule 7
3.  Rule 7 of the Feeding Stuffs (Licensing, Analysis and Fees) Rules is amended by deleting paragraphs (3) and (4) and substituting the following paragraphs:
(3)  The fee payable for the sampling of feed for analysis under paragraph (1) or (2) shall be as follows:
(a)Professional service fee
(i)$60 per hour or part thereof
 
(ii)$133 per hour or part thereof (outside office hours or on an urgent basis).
(b)Technical service fee
(i)$36 per hour or part thereof
 
(ii)$80 per hour or part thereof (outside office hours or on an urgent basis).
(4)  In addition to the sampling fee, the fee payable for laboratory analysis, whether at the request of the purchaser or of the licence-holder, of any animal feed for the presence of the following items shall be as follows:
(a)General chemical, physical and nutrients test
$34 per test
(b)Moisture or ash
$18 per test
(c)Salt or silica
$26 per test
(d)pH
$10 per test
(e)Mercury
$39 per test
(f)Chemical test for freshness indicators or colouring matter or preservatives or Vitamin C by HPLC method
$55 per test
(g)Heavy metals
$57 per test
(h)Aflatoxin
$90 per analysis
(i)Amino acids:
 
(i)for one amino acid
$160 per analysis
(ii)for 2 to 17 amino acids
$300 per analysis
(j)Vitamin A
$97 per analysis
(k)Cholesterol
$110 per analysis
(l)Anti-microbial drugs (animal feed)
$55 per analysis
(m)Fatty acids
$220 per analysis.”.
[G.N. Nos. S 89/92; S 148/93; S 358/94; S 485/94; S 374/96; S 151/97]

Made this 24th day of March 1998.

LAM CHUAN LEONG
Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of National Development,
Singapore.
[ND 202/1-41 Vol.18; AG/LEG/SL/105/96/1 Vol. 1]
(To be presented to Parliament under section 10(5) of the Feeding Stuffs Act).