Code of Federal Regulations

Title 14 - Aeronautics and Space
Volume: 3Date: 2021-01-01Original Date: 2021-01-01Title: Section § 137.39 - Economic poison dispensing.Context: Title 14 - Aeronautics and Space. CHAPTER I - FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (CONTINUED). SUBCHAPTER G - AIR CARRIERS AND OPERATORS FOR COMPENSATION OR HIRE: CERTIFICATION AND OPERATIONS. PART 137 - AGRICULTURAL AIRCRAFT OPERATIONS. Subpart C - Operating Rules.
§ 137.39 Economic poison dispensing. (a) Except as provided in paragraph (b) of this section, no person may dispense or cause to be dispensed from an aircraft, any economic poison that is registered with the U.S. Department of Agriculture under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (7 U.S.C. 135-135k)— (1) For a use other than that for which it is registered; (2) Contrary to any safety instructions or use limitations on its label; or (3) In violation of any law or regulation of the United States.
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(b) This section does not apply to any person dispensing economic poisons for experimental purposes under— (1) The supervision of a Federal or State agency authorized by law to conduct research in the field of economic poisons; or (2) A permit from the U.S. Department of Agriculture issued pursuant to the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (7 U.S.C. 135-135k). [Amdt. 137-2, 31 FR 6686, May 5, 1966]