19.6.2007   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 157/19


COMMISSION DECISION

of 18 June 2007

amending Decision 92/452/EEC as regards certain embryo collection and production teams in Argentina, Australia and the United States of America

(notified under document number C(2007) 2498)

(Text with EEA relevance)

(2007/422/EC)

THE COMMISSION OF THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES,

Having regard to the Treaty establishing the European Community,

Having regard to Council Directive 89/556/EEC of 25 September 1989 on animal health conditions governing intra-Community trade in and importation from third countries of embryos of domestic animals of the bovine species (1), and in particular Article 8(1) thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Decision 92/452/EEC of 30 July 1992 establishing lists of embryo collection teams and embryo production teams approved in third countries for export of bovine embryos to the Community (2) provides that Member States are only to import embryos from third countries where they have been collected, processed and stored by embryo collection teams and embryo production teams listed in that Decision.

(2)

Argentina and the United States of America have requested that amendments be made to the entries for those countries on those lists as regards certain embryo collection and production teams.

(3)

Argentina and the United States of America have provided guarantees regarding compliance with the appropriate rules set out in Directive 89/556/EEC and the embryo collection and production teams concerned have been officially approved for exports to the Community by the veterinary services of those countries.

(4)

Australia has requested that certain entries for that country on the lists should be deleted.

(5)

Decision 92/452/EEC should therefore be amended accordingly.

(6)

The measures provided for in this Decision are in accordance with the opinion of the Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The Annex to Decision 92/452/EEC is amended in accordance with the Annex to this Decision.

Article 2

This Decision shall apply from the third day following its publication in the Official Journal of the European Union.

Article 3

This Decision is addressed to the Member States.

Done at Brussels, 18 June 2007.

For the Commission

Markos KYPRIANOU

Member of the Commission


(1)  OJ L 302, 19.10.1989, p. 1. Directive as last amended by Commission Decision 2006/60/EC (OJ L 31, 3.2.2006, p. 24).

(2)  OJ L 250, 29.8.1992, p. 40. Decision as last amended by Decision 2007/237/EC (OJ L 103, 20.4.2007, p. 49).


ANNEX

The Annex to Decision 92/452/EEC is amended as follows:

(1)

the row for Argentina embryo collection team LE/UT/BE-18 is deleted;

(2)

the row for Argentina embryo collection team LE/UT/BE-22 is deleted;

(3)

the rows for Argentina embryo collection teams LE/UT/BE-24 and LE/UT/BE-25 are deleted;

(4)

the row for Argentina embryo collection team LE/UT/BE-28 is deleted;

(5)

the following rows for Argentina are inserted:

‘AR

 

LE/UT/BE-31

 

CENTRO BIOTECNOLÓGICO SANTA RITA

Saladillo — Buenos Aires

Dr Carlos Hansen

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-42

 

CENTRO ESTACIÓN ZOOTÉCNICA SANTA JULIA

Córdoba

Dr Leonel Alisio

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-43

 

CENTRO GENÉTICO BOVINO EOLIA

Marcos Paz — Buenos Aires

Dr Guillermo Brogliatti

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-44

 

CENTRO GENÉTICO DEL LITORAL

Margarita Belén — Chaco

Dr Gustavo Balbin

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-45

 

CENTRO DE TRANSFERENCIA EMBRIONARIA SAN JOAQUIN

Carmen de Areco — Buenos Aires

Dr Mariano Medina

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-46

 

CENTRO DE INSEMINACIÓN ARTIFICIAL LA LILIA

Colonia Aldao — Santa Fe

Dr Fabian Barberis

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-51

 

Dres. J. INDA Y J. TEGLI

Union — San Luis

Dr J. Inda

Dr J. Tegli

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-52

 

IRAC — BIOGEN

Córdoba

Dr Gabriel Bo

Dr H. Tribulo

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-53

 

UNIDAD MOVIL DE TRANSFERENCIAS DE EMBRIONES CABA

Carhue — Buenos Aires

Dr Juan Martin Narbaitz

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-54

 

CENTRO DE TRANSFERENCIAS EMBRIONARIAS CABAÑA LA CAPILLITA

Corrientes

Dr Agustin Arreseigor

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-56

 

CENTRO DE TRANSFERENCIAS EMBRIONARIAS EL QUEBRACHO

Reconquista — Santa Fe

Dr Mauro E. Venturini

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-57

 

CENTRO DE TRANSFERENCIAS EMBRIONARIAS MARIO ANDRES NIGRO

La Plata — Buenos Aires

Dr Mario Andres Nigro

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-58

 

CENTRO DE TRANSFERENCIAS EMBRIONARIAS GENETICA CHIVILCOY

Chivilcoy — Buenos Aires

Dr Ruben Osvaldo Chilan

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-60

 

CENTRO DE TRANSFERENCIA EMBRIONARIA C.I.A.T.E.B.

Rio Cuarto — Córdoba

Dr Ariel Doso

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-61

 

CENTRO DE TRANSFERENCIA VALDES & LAURENTI S.H.

Capitán Sarmiento — Buenos Aires

Dr Ariel M. Valdes

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-62

 

CENTRO DE TRANSFERENCIA EMBRIONARIA MARCELO F. MIRANDA

Capital Federal

Dr Marcelo F. Miranda

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-63

 

CENTRO DE TRANSFERENCIA EMBRIONARIA SYNCHROPAMPA S.R.L.

Santa Rosa — La Pampa

Dr Jose Luis Franco

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-64

 

DR. CESAR J. ARESEIGOR

Corrientes

Dr Cesar J. Areseigor

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-65

 

UNIDAD MOVIL DE TRANSFERENCIA EMBRIONARIA RICARDO ALBERTO VAUTIER

Corrientes

Dr Ricardo Alberto Vautier

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-66

 

CENTRO DE TRANSFERENCIA EMBRIONARIA SOLUCIONES REPRODUCTIVAS INTEGRALES LA RESERVA

Coronel Dorrego — Buenos Aires

Dr Silvio Mariano Castro

AR

 

LE/UT/BE-67

 

CENTRO DE TRANSFERENCIA EMBRIONARIA SANTA RITA

Corrientes

Dr Gabriel Bo’

(6)

the row for Australia embryo collection team ETV0002 is deleted;

(7)

the row for Australia embryo collection team ETV0005 is deleted;

(8)

the rows for Australia embryo collection teams ETV0008, ETV0009, ETV0010, ETV0011, ETV0012 and ETV0013 are deleted;

(9)

the row for the United States of America embryo collection team No 91CA035 E689 is replaced by the following:

‘US

 

91CA035 E689

 

RuAnn Dairy

7285 W Davis Ave

Riverdale, CA 93656

Dr Kenneth Halback’

(10)

the row for the United States of America embryo collection team No 04MT111 E1127 is deleted;

(11)

the following rows for the United States of America embryo collection teams Nos 05NC114 E705 and 05NC117 E705 are replaced by the following:

‘US

 

05NC114 E705

 

Kingsmill Farm II

5914 Kemp Road

Durham, NC 27703

Dr Samuel P. Galphin

US

 

05NC117 E705

 

S. Galphin Services

6509 Saddle Path Circle

Raleigh, NC 27606

Dr Samuel P. Galphin’

(12)

the following rows for the United States of America are inserted:

‘US

 

07CA133 E1664

 

RuAnn Dairy

7285 W Davis Ave

Riverdale, CA 93656

Dr Alvaro Magalhaes

US

 

07ID134 E1127

 

Pat Richards, DVM

1215E 200S

Bliss, ID 83314

Dr Pat Richards

US

 

07MO131 E608

 

Trans Ova Genetics

12425 LIV 224

Chillicothe, MO 64601

Dr Tim Reimer

US

 

07TX130 E640

 

K Bar C Ranch

3424 FR 2095

Cameron, TX 76520

Dr Boyd Bien’