Subpart A General
Subpart B First Coast Guard District
Subpart C Fifth Coast Guard District
Subpart D Seventh Coast Guard District
Subpart E Eighth Coast Guard District
Subpart F Ninth Coast Guard District
Subpart G Eleventh Coast Guard District
Subpart H Thirteenth Coast Guard District
Subpart I Fourteenth Coast Guard District
Subpart J Seventeenth Coast Guard District

Terms Used In 33 CFR Part 100

  • Account balance: means the sum of the dollar balances for each source of contributions in each TSP Fund for an individual account. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Board: means the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board established under 5 U. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • BRS: means the blended retirement system as established by the National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2016, Public Law 114-92, secs. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • CSRS: means the Civil Service Retirement System established by 5 U. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • Employing agency: means the organization (or the payroll office that services the organization) that employs an individual eligible to contribute to the TSP and that has authority to make personnel compensation decisions for the individual. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • Executive Director: means the Executive Director of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board under 5 U. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • FERS: means the Federal Employees' Retirement System established by 5 U. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • Former spouse: means (as defined at 5 U. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • individual account: means the account established for a participant in the Thrift Savings Plan under 5 U. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Military service: means service that is creditable under 37 U. See 5 CFR 1603.1
  • participant: means any person with an account (other than a beneficiary participant account) in the Thrift Savings Plan or who would have an account (other than a beneficiary account) but for an employing agency error. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Plan: means the Thrift Savings Plan established under subchapters III and VII of the Federal Employees' Retirement System Act of 1986, 5 U. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Ready Reserve: means those members of the uniformed services described at 10 U. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Spouse: means the person to whom a TSP participant is married on the date he or she signs a form on which the TSP requests spousal information. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • ThriftLine: means the automated voice response system by which TSP participants may, among other things, access their accounts by telephone. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • TSP record keeper: means the entities the Board engages to perform record keeping services for the Thrift Savings Plan. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • Uniformed services: means the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps. See 5 CFR 1690.1
  • Uniformed services: means the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Public Health Service, and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, as well as members of the Ready Reserve including the National Guard. See 5 CFR 1603.1
  • Vested: means those amounts in an individual account which are nonforfeitable. See 5 CFR 1603.1
  • Year of service: means one full calendar year of service. See 5 CFR 1603.1