Subpart A General Provisions
Subpart B Electric Motors
Subpart C Commercial Refrigerators, Freezers and Refrigerator-Freezers
Subpart D Commercial Warm Air Furnaces
Subpart E Commercial Packaged Boilers
Subpart F Commercial Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps
Subpart G Commercial Water Heaters, Hot Water Supply Boilers and Unfired Hot Water Storage Tanks
Subpart H Automatic Commercial Ice Makers
Subpart I Commercial Clothes Washers
Subpart K Distribution Transformers
Subpart L Illuminated Exit Signs
Subpart M Traffic Signal Modules and Pedestrian Modules
Subpart N Unit Heaters
Subpart O Commercial Prerinse Spray Valves
Subpart P Mercury Vapor Lamp Ballasts
Subpart Q Refrigerated Bottled or Canned Beverage Vending Machines
Subpart R Walk-In Coolers and Walk-In Freezers
Subpart S Metal Halide Lamp Ballasts and Fixtures
Subpart T Compressors
Subpart U Enforcement for Electric Motors
Subpart V General Provisions
Subpart W Petitions to Exempt State Regulation From Preemption; Petitions to Withdraw Exemption of State Regulation
Subpart X Small Electric Motors
Subpart Y Pumps

Terms Used In CFR > Title 10 > Chapter II > Subchapter D > Part 431

  • Act: means the National Housing Act, as amended. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Air carrier: means a citizen of the United States who undertakes directly to engage in or provide air transportation. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Air transportation: means continental interstate air transportation, continental intrastate air transportation, foreign air transportation, non-continental interstate air transportation, or non-continental intrastate air transportation. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Aircraft: means a device that is used or intended to be used for flight in the air. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Airport: means any landing area used regularly by aircraft for receiving or discharging passengers or cargo. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Beginning of amortization: means the date one month prior to the date of the first monthly payment to principal and interest. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Board decisional employee: means a Board Member, law judge or other employee who is, or who may reasonably be expected to be, involved in the decisional process of the proceeding. See 49 CFR 821.60
  • Certification: means a written debt claim, as prescribed by §179. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Commercial prerinse spray valve: means a handheld device that has a release-to-close valve and is suitable for removing food residue from food service items before cleaning them in commercial dishwashing or ware washing equipment. See 30 CFR 56.9330
  • Commissioner: means the Federal Housing Commissioner or his authorized representative. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Compensation: The compensation of employees as defined in the rules in this part is to be stated in such manner and detail as the forms adopted for periodical returns require. See 49 CFR 1245.3
  • Condition: means the relative degree of soundness of a product which may affect its merchantability and includes those factors which are subject to change and may result from, but not necessarily limited to, age, improper handling, storage or lack of refrigeration. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Contract of Insurance: means the agreement evidenced by the issuance of a Mortgage Insurance Certificate or by the endorsement of the Commissioner upon the credit instrument given in connection with an insured mortgage, incorporating by reference the regulations in this subpart and the applicable provisions of the Act. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Contractor: means any individual, corporation, association, partnership, consortium or joint venture who has contracted to carry out activities under this part. See 43 CFR 3190.0-5
  • creditor agency: includes OPM, unless otherwise noted. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Debentures: means registered, transferable securities in certificated or book entry form which are valid and binding obligations, issued in the name of the Mutual Mortgage Insurance Fund in accordance with the provisions of this part. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Debt: means money owed by an employee of the Federal Government to an agency of the Federal Government, from sources which include loans insured or guaranteed by the United States and all other amounts due the Government from fees, leases, rents, royalties, services, sales of real or personal property, overpayments, penalties, damages, interests, fines and forfeitures (except those arising under the Uniform Code of Military Justice) and all other similar sources. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Delinquent: means the failure to pay an obligation or debt by the date specified in the initial notification or applicable contractual agreement, unless other payment arrangements have been agreed to by OPM and the debtor by that date, or if, at any time thereafter, the debtor fails to satisfy the obligations under a payment agreement with the creditor agency. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Direct air carrier and foreign air carrier: means a selling carrier. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Director: means the Director of OPM or his or her designee. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Director: means the Director of the Office of Government Ethics. See 20 CFR 10.508
  • Disbursement: The entire principal amount of the mortgage must have been disbursed to the mortgagor or to his or her creditors for his or her account and with his or her consent. See 24 CFR 203.17
  • Disposable pay: means that part of current basic pay, special pay, incentive pay, retired pay, retainer pay, or, in the case of an employee not entitled to basic pay, other authorized pay remaining after the deduction of any amount required by law to be withheld. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Employee: means a current employee of OPM or other agency, including a current member of the Armed Forces or Reserve of the Armed Forces of the United States. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Employee: means an officer or employee of the executive branch of the United States. See 20 CFR 10.508
  • ex parte communication: means an oral or written communication not on the public record with respect to which reasonable prior notice to all parties is not given, subject however, to the provisions of §§2414. See 30 CFR 585.501
  • Ex parte communication: means an oral or written communication not on the public record with respect to which reasonable prior notice to all parties is not given, but does not include requests for status reports on any matter or proceeding covered by this part. See 49 CFR 821.60
  • FCCS: means the Federal Claims Collection Standards jointly published by the Department of Justice and the General Accounting Office of 4 CFR 101. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • FHA: means the Federal Housing Administration. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Foreign air carrier: means any person other than a citizen of the United States who undertakes directly to engage in or provide air transportation. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Foreign air transportation: means the carriage by aircraft of persons for compensation or hire between a place in the United States and any place outside of the United States. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Frequent flyer award: means a zero-fare award of air transportation that a domestic air carrier or foreign air carrier provides to a passenger in exchange for accumulated travel mileage credits in a customer loyalty program, whether or not the term frequent flyer is used in the definition of that program. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Grade: means a class or rank of quality. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Hearing official: means an individual (including an administrative law judge) responsible for conducting any hearing with respect to the existence or amount of a debt claimed, and rendering a decision on the basis of such hearing. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Independent trustee: means a trustee who meets the requirements of §2634. See 20 CFR 10.508
  • Insured mortgage: means a mortgage which has been insured as evidenced by the issuance of a Mortgage Insurance Certificate or by the endorsement of the credit instrument for insurance by the Commissioner. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Interested party: means the President, the Vice President, an employee, a nominee or candidate as described in §2634. See 20 CFR 10.508
  • Maturity: means the date on which the mortgage indebtedness would be extinguished if paid in accordance with periodic payments provided for in the mortgage. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Maturity: The mortgage shall have a term of not more than 30 years from the date of the beginning of amortization. See 24 CFR 203.17
  • MIP: means the mortgage insurance premium paid by the mortgagee to the Commissioner in consideration of the contract of insurance. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Mortgagee: means the original lender under a mortgage and its successors and such of its assigns as are approved by the Commissioner. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Mortgagor: means the original borrower under a mortgage and his heirs, executors, administrators and assigns. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • notice of intent: means a written notice from a creditor agency to an employee that states the creditor agency's determination that the employee owes a debt to the creditor agency and apprises the employee of certain administrative rights. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Notice of salary offset: means a written notice from the paying agency to an employee after a certification has been issued by the creditor agency, informing the employee that salary offset will begin at the next officially established pay interval. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Office: means the central and regional offices of the Office of Personnel Management. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • One-way trip: means continuous air transportation, during which a stopover does not occur. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Open-end advance: means an insured advance made by an approved mortgagee in connection with a previously insured mortgage, pursuant to an open-end provision in the mortgage. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Open-end insurance charge: means the charge paid by the mortgagee to the Commissioner in consideration of the insurance of an open-end advance. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Paying agency: means the agency of the Federal Government which employs the individual who owes a debt to an agency of the Federal Government. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Payments: The mortgage shall:

    (1) Come due on the first of the month. See 24 CFR 203.17

  • Payroll office: means the payroll office in the paying agency which is primarily responsible for the payroll records and the coordination of pay matters with the appropriate personnel office with respect to an employee. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Principal: means the aggregate amount of all passenger security services fees due to be remitted to the Transportation Security Administration by an air carrier as required by this part. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Qualified blind trust: means a trust in which the interested party has a beneficial interest and which:

    (1) Is certified pursuant to §2634. See 20 CFR 10.508

  • Qualified diversified trust: means a trust in which the interested party has a beneficial interest and which:

    (1) Is certified pursuant to §2634. See 20 CFR 10.508

  • Qualified trust: means a trust described in the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 and this part and certified by the Director under this subpart. See 20 CFR 10.508
  • Quality: means the combination of the inherent properties or attributes of a product which determines its relative degree of excellence. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Regulations: means the regulations in this subpart. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • return to work: as used in this subpart is not limited to returning to work at the employee's normal worksite or usual position, but may include returning to work at other locations and in other positions. See 20 CFR 10.505
  • Round trip: means a trip on an air travel itinerary that terminates or has a stopover at the origin point (or co-terminal). See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Salary offset: means an administrative offset to collect a debt under 5 U. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Salary Offset Coordinator: means an official, designated by the Director of OPM, who is responsible for coordinating debt collection activities for OPM. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Sample: means any number of sample units to be used for inspection. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Spray force: means the amount of force exerted onto the spray disc, measured in ounce-force (ozf). See 30 CFR 56.9330
  • State: includes the several States, Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, and the Virgin Islands. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • TOTAL: is an acronym that stands for "Technology Open to Approved Lenders. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Waiver: means the cancellation, remission, forgiveness, or non-recovery of a debt allegedly owed by an employee to OPM or another agency as permitted or required by 5 U. See 10 CFR 431.20