§ 140.10 Scope
§ 140.11 Amounts of financial protection for certain reactors
§ 140.12 Amount of financial protection required for other reactors
§ 140.13 Amount of financial protection required of certain holders of construction permits and combined licenses under 10 CFR part 52
§ 140.13a Amount of financial protection required for plutonium processing and fuel fabrication plants
§ 140.13b Amount of liability insurance required for uranium enrichment facilities
§ 140.14 Types of financial protection
§ 140.15 Proof of financial protection
§ 140.16 Commission review of proof of financial protection
§ 140.17 Special provisions applicable to licensees furnishing financial protection in whole or in part in the form of liability insurance
§ 140.18 Special provisions applicable to licensees furnishing financial protection in whole or in part in the form of adequate resources
§ 140.19 Failure by licensees to maintain financial protection
§ 140.20 Indemnity agreements and liens
§ 140.21 Licensee guarantees of payment of deferred premiums
§ 140.22 Commission guarantee and reimbursement agreements

Terms Used In CFR > Title 10 > Chapter I > Part 140 > Subpart B - Provisions Applicable Only to Applicants and Licensees Other Than Federal Agencies and Nonprofit Educational Institutions

  • Amortization: Paying off a loan by regular installments.
  • 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.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • 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
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • 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.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.