Chapter I Bureau of the Census, Department of Commerce
Chapter II National Institute of Standards and Technology, Department of Commerce
Chapter III International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce
Chapter IV Foreign-Trade Zones Board, Department of Commerce
Chapter VII Bureau of Industry and Security, Department of Commerce
Chapter VIII Bureau of Economic Analysis, Department of Commerce
Chapter IX National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce
Chapter XI National Technical Information Service, Department of Commerce
Chapter XIII East-West Foreign Trade Board
Chapter XIV Minority Business Development Agency

Terms Used In CFR > Title 15 > Subtitle B

  • Abandoned application: An application which has not been pursued to completion within the time allowed by the Office or has been voluntarily abandoned. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Abandonment: Voluntary relinquishment by the borrower of control of security or EO property without providing for its care. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • ABC: means American Baptist Churches v. See 27 CFR 70.101
  • Acceptance number: means the number in a sampling plan that indicates the maximum number of deviants permitted in a sample of a lot that meets a specific requirement. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Access: means the ability, when authorized, to read, change, and transfer warehouse receipts or other applicable document information retained in a central filing system. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Access: means the physical ability of property owners and their successors in interest to have ingress to and egress from State or private inholdings, valid mining claims, or other valid occupancies. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • Access: means making a record available to a subject individual. See 41 CFR 301-71.201
  • Account receivable: means the contractual obligation of the foreign importer to the exporter for the port value of the commodity delivered for which the exporter is extending credit to the importer. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • accounts: as used in this part means share, share certificate or share draft accounts (or their equivalent under state law, as determined by the Board in the case of insured state credit unions) of a member (which includes other credit unions, public units, and nonmembers where permitted under the Act) in a credit union of a type approved by the Board which evidences money or its equivalent received or held by a credit union in the usual course of business and for which it has given or is obligated to give credit to the account of the member. See 43 CFR 2544.2
  • Accreditation: means a determination by a recognized accreditation body (or, in the case of direct accreditation, by FDA) that a third-party certification body meets the applicable requirements of this subpart. See 43 CFR 9180.1
  • Accreditation body: means an authority that performs accreditation of third-party certification bodies. See 43 CFR 9180.1
  • Accredited third-party certification body: means a third-party certification body that a recognized accreditation body (or, in the case of direct accreditation, FDA) has determined meets the applicable requirements of this subpart and is accredited to conduct food safety audits and to issue food or facility certifications to eligible entities. See 43 CFR 9180.1
  • Acquired lands: means lands which the United States obtained through purchase, gift, or condemnation, including mineral estates associated with lands previously disposed of under the public land laws, including the mining laws. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Acquisition: means acquiring ADP equipment or services from commercial sources or from State or local government resources. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Acquisition Checklist: means the standard Department checklist that States can submit to meet prior written approval requirements instead of submitting the actual Request for Proposal (RFP), contracts or contract amendments. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Acreage rent: means rent assessed for solar and wind energy development grants and leases that is determined by the number of acres authorized for the grant or lease. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Act: means the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended and supplemented (30 U. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Act: means the Act of May 24, 1928, as amended (49 U. See 43 CFR 2911.0-5
  • Act: means the Energy Research and Development Administration Appropriation Authorization of 1977, Pub. See 41 CFR 101-26.803-4
  • Act: means the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U. See 43 CFR 2710.0-5
  • Act: means the Recreation and Public Purposes Act as amended by section 212 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976. See 43 CFR 2740.0-5
  • Act: The Plant Variety Protection Act (7 U. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Act: means Title XVII of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (42 U. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Act: means the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Act: means the Taylor Grazing Act of June 28, 1934, as amended (43 U. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Act: means the FSA approved August 9, 1939 (53 Stat. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Act: means title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 (42 U. See 24 CFR 570.481
  • Act: means title III of Pub. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3
  • Act: means the Federal Home Loan Bank Act (12 U. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Act: means the Act of December 15, 1971, as amended (16 U. See 43 CFR 4700.0-5
  • Act: means section 28 of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended (30 U. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Act: means the Textile Fiber Products Identification Act (approved September 2, 1958, 85th Congress, 2d Sess. See 45 CFR 75.201
  • Act: means the applicable provisions of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (60 Stat. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • act: means the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. See 21 CFR 1.276
  • Act: means the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, as amended (52 Stat. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • Act: means the Federal Employees' Retirement System Act of 1986, 5 U. See 29 CFR 2584.8477(e)-6
  • Act: means the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Public Law 93-112, as amended by the Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1974, (Pub. See 45 CFR 1151.3
  • Act: means the applicable provisions of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (60 Stat. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Act: means the Energy Conservation in Existing Buildings Act of 1976, as amended, 42 U. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Act: means the Federal Crop Insurance Act (7 U. See 27 CFR 19.489
  • Act: means the Public Health Service Act. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • Act: means the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. See 21 CFR 1.377
  • Act: The United States Cotton Futures Act (90 Stat. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Act: means the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Pub. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • Act: means the Federal Aviation Act of 1958, as amended. See 43 CFR 3427.2
  • Act: when used in this part, means the Act of August 13, 1954 (68 Stat. See 43 CFR 3740.0-1
  • Act: The United States Cotton Standards Act, approved March 4, 1923 (42 Stat. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Act: means the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, as amended (52 Stat. See 29 CFR 580.1
  • Act: means section 516 of the Airport and Airway Improvement Act of September 3, 1982 (49 U. See 43 CFR 2640.0-5
  • act: The applicable provisions of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (60 Stat. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Act: means the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968, as amended (42 U. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Active borrower: A borrower who has an outstanding account in the records of the Office of the Deputy Chief Financial Officer (ODCFO), including collection-only or an unsatisfied account balance where a voluntary conveyance was accepted without release from liability of foreclosure did not satisfy the indebtedness. See 25 CFR 170.440
  • Active use: means that portion of the grazing preference that is:

    (1) Available for livestock grazing use under a permit or lease based on livestock carrying capacity and resource conditions in an allotment. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5

  • Activity plan: means a plan for managing a resource use or value to achieve specific objectives. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Actual costs: means the financial measure of resources the Federal government expends or uses in processing a right-of-way application or in monitoring the construction, operation, and termination of a facility authorized by a grant or permit. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Actual costs: means the financial measure of resources the Federal government expends or uses in processing a right-of-way application or in monitoring the construction, operation, and termination of a facility authorized by a grant or permit. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Actual use: means where, how many, what kind or class of livestock, and how long livestock graze on an allotment, or on a portion or pasture of an allotment. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Adequate: means that which is needed to accomplish the intended purpose in keeping with good public health practice. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • Adequate housing: A housing unit of adequate size and design to meet the specific needs of low-income families and the requirements governing the particular housing program providing the services or financial assistance. See 25 CFR 166.218
  • Adjusted tangible net worth: Tangible balance sheet equity plus allowed tangible asset appreciation and subordinated owner debt. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Administrative Cost of Issuing a Loan Guarantee: means the total of all administrative expenses that DOE incurs during:

    (1) The evaluation of an Application for a loan guarantee. See 41 CFR 101-28.203

  • Administrative expenses: means costs incurred as necessary to carry out the functions of the Funding Corporation, including custodian fees, but does not include any interest on obligations. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Administrative law judge: The person authorized to conduct hearings in administrative enforcement proceedings brought under the EAA or to hear appeals from the imposition of temporary denial orders. See 41 CFR 102-40.25
  • Administrative law judge: means a person appointed as provided in 5 U. See 29 CFR 580.1
  • Administratively separate unit: means a school, department or college of an educational institution (other than a local educational agency) admission to which is independent of admission to any other component of such institution. See 45 CFR 86.2
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service, or any officer or employee of the Service, to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in his stead. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration. See 43 CFR 2911.0-5
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service of the U. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Administrator: The Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Administrator: The Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Administrator: The Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. See 37 CFR 1.71
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of Agricultural Marketing Service. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. See 41 CFR 102-72.69
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service, United States Department of Agriculture, or any individual to whom the Administrator delegates authority to act in his or her behalf. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Administrator: The Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Administrator: as used in this part means the Administrator of the Wage and Hour Division, U. See 29 CFR 530.1
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, United States Department of Agriculture, or any employee of the United States Department of Agriculture delegated to act in his or her stead. See 27 CFR 19.153
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the Wage and Hour Division or his authorized representative. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Service, or any officer or employee of the Service, to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in the Administrator's stead. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS), or any officer or employee of AMS to whom authority has heretofore been delegated or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in the Administrator's stead. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service, or any officer or employee of the Service, who has been delegated, or who may hereafter be delegated the authority to act for the Administrator. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) of the Department or any other officer or employee of the Agency who is delegated, or who may be delegated the authority to act in the Administrator's stead. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service, or any officer or employee of the Service, to whom authority has been delegated to act for the Administrator. See 7 CFR 28.950
  • Administrator of FEMA: means the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Admission: means selection for part-time, full-time, special, associate, transfer, exchange, or any other enrollment, membership, or matriculation in or at an education program or activity operated by a recipient. See 45 CFR 86.2
  • ADP: means data processing performed by a system of electronic or electrical machines so interconnected and interacting as to minimize the need for human assistance or intervention. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Adult: means any individual 21 years of age or older. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Advance: means a payment made by Treasury check or other appropriate payment mechanism to a recipient upon its request either before outlays are made by the recipient or through the use of predetermined payment schedules. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Advance payment: means a payment that a Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity makes by any appropriate payment mechanism, including a predetermined payment schedule, before the non-Federal entity disburses the funds for program purposes. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Adverse event: means an untoward, undesirable, and usually unanticipated event that causes death or serious injury, or the risk thereof. See 42 CFR 482.70
  • Adverse event: means an untoward, undesirable, and usually unanticipated event that causes death or serious injury or the risk thereof. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Advertisement: means any communication to the public in connection with an offer or sale of any interstate household goods transportation service. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Advertisement: as used in this part means a commercial message, in any medium, that is designed to attract public attention or patronage to a product or business. See 43 CFR 2544.2
  • Affected Entity: is an entity that applies for and/or receives Federal financial assistance from EPA including but not limited to: State and local governments, Indian Tribes, Intertribal Consortia, Institutions of Higher Education, Hospitals, and other Non-profit Organizations, and Individuals. See 49 CFR 106.85
  • Affiliate: means an entity or person that controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with, an applicant, permittee or lessee. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Affiliate: means a company that controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with another company. See 42 CFR 486.306
  • Affiliate: means any business entity that controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with, a member. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • Agency head: means the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security. See 15 CFR 280.222
  • Agency or branch bank: means an agency or branch of a foreign bank, supervised by New York State banking authorities or the banking authorities of any other State providing similar supervision, and approved by the Controller, CCC. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Agency record: means all material and information, including electronic, the office that issued the initial administrative determination relied on or considered in reaching its initial administrative determination, or which otherwise is related to the initial administrative determination. See 41 CFR 102-42.155
  • Agent: A legal entity or person, such as an association of agricultural employers, or an attorney for an association, that:

    (1) Is authorized to act on behalf of the employer for temporary agricultural labor certification purposes. See 29 CFR 501.3

  • Agent: means a legal entity or person, such as an association of agricultural employers, or an attorney for an association, that--

    (1) Is authorized to act on behalf of the employer for temporary agricultural labor certification purposes. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2

  • Agent: means an Agent member of the Facility. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Agent group: means an Agent member of the Facility consisting of a group of corporate credit unions, one of which is designated as the group's Agent group representative and authorized to transact business with the Facility on behalf of the group or any member of the group. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Agent loan: means an advance of funds by an Agent to a member natural person credit union to meet liquidity needs which have been the basis for a Facility advance. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Aggregate working load limit: The summation of the working load limits or restraining capacity of all devices used to secure an article of cargo on a vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Agreement cycle: refers to the time period of at least 4 years when an agreement is in effect between CMS and an OPO. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Agreement value of the donated commodity: means the price assigned by the Department to a donated food which reflects the Department's current acquisition price, transportation and, if applicable, processing costs related to the food. See 26 CFR 1.40-1
  • Agricultural Marketing Service: means the Agricultural Marketing Service, United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Agricultural Marketing Service: means the Agricultural Marketing Service of the Department. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Agricultural product: means an agriculturally-produced product stored or handled for the purposes of interstate or foreign commerce, including a processed product of such agricultural product, as determined by DACO. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • agricultural seeds: means the following kinds of grass, forage, and field crop seeds, that are used for seeding purposes in the United States:

    Agrotricum-- × Agrotriticum Cif. See 7 CFR 201.2

  • Agriculture: includes farming in all its branches and among other things includes the cultivation and tillage of soil, dairying, the production, cultivation, growing, and harvesting of any agricultural or horticultural commodities (including commodities defined as agricultural commodities in section 15(g) of the Agricultural Marketing Act, as amended), the raising of livestock, bees, fur-bearing animals, or poultry, and any practices (including any forestry or lumbering operations) performed by a farmer or on a farm as an incident to or in conjunction with such farming operations, including preparation for market, delivery to storage or to market or to carriers for transportation to market. See 29 CFR 570.70
  • Air carrier: The name and code of the air carrier reporting the data. See 43 CFR 3430.2
  • Air transportation: means foreign air transportation or interstate air transportation as defined in 49 U. See 43 CFR 3471.3-1
  • Air transportation: has the meaning ascribed to it in 49 U. See 43 CFR 3472.1-3
  • Aircraft type code: This code represents the aircraft type, as specified in the appendix to §217. See 43 CFR 3430.2
  • Alcohol fuel plant: A special type of distilled spirits plant authorized under 26 U. See 27 CFR 19.662
  • Alcoholic beverages: No driver shall drive or be required or permitted to drive a motor vehicle, be in active control of any such vehicle, or go on duty or remain on duty, when under the influence of any alcoholic beverage or liquor, regardless of its alcoholic content, nor shall any driver drink any such beverage or liquor while on duty. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • ALJ: means Administrative Law Judge. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Allocation: means the process of assigning a cost, or a group of costs, to one or more cost objective(s), in reasonable proportion to the benefit provided or other equitable relationship. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Allocation: The control of the distribution of materials, services or facilities for a purpose deemed necessary or appropriate to promote the national defense. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Allocation order: An official action to control the distribution of materials, services, or facilities for a purpose deemed necessary or appropriate to promote the national defense. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Allotment: means an area of land designated and managed for grazing of livestock. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Allotment: An official action that specifies the maximum quantity of a material, service, or facility authorized for a specific use to promote the national defense. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • AMA investment grade: means a determination made by the Bank with respect to an asset or pool, based on documented analysis, including consideration of applicable insurance, credit enhancements, and other sources for repayment on the asset or pool, that the Bank has a high degree of confidence that it will be paid principal and interest in all material respects, even under reasonably likely adverse changes to expected economic conditions. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • AMA product: means a structure that is defined by a specific set of terms and conditions that comply with this part 1268 and that is established by a Bank for purposes of governing the Bank's purchase of AMA-eligible loans. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • AMA program: means a Bank-established program to buy mortgage loans that meet the requirements of this part, which may comprise multiple AMA products. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • Amendment: means any correction of, addition to, or deletion from a record. See 41 CFR 301-71.201
  • Amendment: means the act of making a change in a previously recorded mining claim or site as described in §3833. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Animal: Any cattle, sheep, goats, other ruminants, swine, horses, or asses. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Animal: All animals except birds, but including poultry. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service: The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service of the United States Department of Agriculture (APHIS). See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service: The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, of the United States Department of Agriculture (APHIS. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Animal Import Center: Quarantine facilities operated by APHIS in Newburgh, New York, and Miami, Florida. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Annual rangelands: means those designated areas in which livestock forage production is primarily attributable to annual plants and varies greatly from year to year. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Antitrust laws: means the antitrust laws, as the term is defined in the first section of the Clayton Act (15 U. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3
  • APHIS representative: An individual employed by Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, United States Department of Agriculture, who is authorized to perform the function involved. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • APHIS representative: An individual, including, but not limited to, an animal health technician or veterinarian, authorized by the Administrator to perform the services for which the user fees in this part are charged. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • APHIS-defined EU Poultry Trade Region: The European Union Member States of Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales, the Isle of Man, and Northern Ireland). See 34 CFR 303.707
  • APHIS-defined European CSF region: A single region of Europe recognized by APHIS as low risk for classical swine fever. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Appeal: means an appellant's petition to appeal an initial administrative determination and all administrative processes of the National Appeals Office related thereto. See 41 CFR 102-42.155
  • Appellant: means a person who is the named recipient of an initial administrative determination and appeals it to the National Appeals Office. See 41 CFR 102-42.155
  • Appellate officer: means an individual designated by the Chief of the National Appeals Office to adjudicate the appeal. See 41 CFR 102-42.155
  • Applicability: The policies and procedures set forth in subparts A, C, J, K, and O of this part shall apply to this subpart, except to the extent that they are specifically modified or augmented by the contents of this subpart, including specified exemptions described herein. See 24 CFR 570.400
  • Applicant: means any individual who is a citizen of the United States. See 43 CFR 2911.0-5
  • Applicant: The person who applied for a certificate of plant variety protection. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Applicant: means a Person, including a prospective Borrower or Project Sponsor, that submits an Application to DOE. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Applicant: means the person or persons who submit an application for a certificate. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3
  • Applicant: Any person, partnership, limited partnership, trust, consumer cooperative, corporation, public body, or association that has filed a preapplication, or in the case of RHS programs that do not require a preapplication, an official application, with RHS in anticipation of receiving or utilizing RHS financial assistance. See 25 CFR 162.361
  • Applicant: means the person or entity submitting a request or application for an investigation pursuant to this part. See 41 CFR 101-30.401-2
  • Applicant: means any person who submits an application for a land use authorization under this part. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Applicant: means the person in whose name a special permit, approval, registration, a renewed or modified special permit or approval, or party status to a special permit is requested to be issued. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Applicant: Any person who requests service under this part. See 37 CFR 1.71
  • Applicant: means any interested party who has applied for inspection service under the regulations in this part. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Applicant: means a person who has submitted an application for crop insurance coverage under the Act. See 27 CFR 19.489
  • Applicant: means any interested party who requests inspection service under the regulations in this part. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Applicant: Any individual or business with financial interest in QSVP services who has applied for service under this part. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Applicant: means one who submits an application, request, or plan required to be approved by a Department official, or by a recipient, as a condition to becoming a recipient. See 45 CFR 86.2
  • Applicant for assistance: means one who submits an application, request, or plan required to be approved by a Department official or by a recipient as a condition to becoming a recipient. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • Application: An application for plant variety protection under the Act. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Application: means a written submission of materials responsive to a Solicitation that satisfies §609. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Application: means an application for a certificate to be issued under the Act. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3
  • Application: means a request under subpart B of this part for a special permit, a renewal or modification of a special permit, party status to a special permit, or a request under subpart H of this part for an approval, or renewal or modification of an approval. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Application Fee: means the fee or fees required to be paid by an Applicant in connection with submission of an Application and specified in a Solicitation. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Application filing fee: means a filing fee specific to solar and wind energy applications. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Application for Temporary Employment Certification: includes the form and the initial recruitment report. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Applied research: means efforts that seek to determine and exploit the potential of scientific discoveries or improvements in technology, and is directed toward the development of new materials, devices, methods, and processes. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Appropriate selection period: means the statutory or regulatory period within which the lands were available for Native selection under the act. See 43 CFR 2655.0-5
  • Approval: means a written authorization, including a competent authority approval, issued by the Associate Administrator, the Associate Administrator's designee, or as otherwise prescribed in the HMR, to perform a function for which prior authorization by the Associate Administrator is required under subchapter C of this chapter (49 CFR parts 171 through 180). See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Approval: means a written authorization, including a competent authority approval, issued by the Associate Administrator, the Associate Administrator's designee, or as otherwise prescribed in the HMR, to perform a function for which prior authorization by the Associate Administrator is required under subchapter C of this chapter (49 CFR parts 171 through 180). See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Approval official: The Rural Development official having loan and grant approval authority auhorized under Subpart A of Part 1901 of this chapter. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Approved artificial insemination center: A facility approved or licensed by the national government of the region in which the facility is located to collect and process semen under the general supervision of such government. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Approved embryo transfer unit: A facility approved or licensed by the national government of the region in which the facility is located for the artificial insemination of donor dams or for conception as a result of artificial breeding by a donor sire and for collecting and processing embryos for export under the general supervision of such government. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Approved establishment: means an establishment authorized by Veterinary Services for the receipt and handling of restricted imported animal carcasses, products, and byproducts. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Approved plant: means any plant in which the facilities, sanitation, and methods of operation have been surveyed and approved for specific product(s) by the Administrator as suitable and adequate for inspection or grading service in accordance with §§52. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Approved plant-lot inspection: means the inspection and grading of specific lots of processed fruits and vegetables which are located in plant warehouses, commercial storage, railway cars, trucks, or any other conveyance or storage facility. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Approved program: A program determined as necessary or appropriate for priorities and allocations support to promote the national defense by the Secretary of Defense, the Secretary of Energy, or the Secretary of Homeland Security, under the authority of the Defense Production Act and Executive Order 13603, or the Selective Service Act and Executive Order 12742. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Area of high unemployment: An area in which a B&I loan guarantee can be issued, consisting of a county or group of contiguous counties or equivalent subdivisions of a State which, on the basis of the most recent 12-month average or the most recent annual average data, has a rate of unemployment 150 percent or more of the national rate. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Area of intended employment: The geographic area within normal commuting distance of the place of the job opportunity for which the certification is sought. See 29 CFR 501.3
  • Area of intended employment: means the geographic area within normal commuting distance of the place (worksite address) of the job opportunity for which the certification is sought. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Article: The commodity in respect to which the amount claimed was paid or collected as a tax. See 27 CFR 70.501
  • Article of cargo: A unit of cargo, other than a liquid, gas, or aggregate that lacks physical structure (e. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Assent: means a child's affirmative agreement to participate in research. See 45 CFR 46.402
  • Assessment: An evidentiary analysis that BIS conducts concerning the foreign availability of a given item based on the assessment criteria, data gathered by BIS, and the data and recommendations submitted by the Departments of Defense and State and other relevant departments and agencies, TAC committees, and industry. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Assessment: A systematic review of the adequacy of program or system documentation, or the review of the completeness of implementation of a documented program or system. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Assessment criteria: Statutorily established criteria that must be assessed for the Secretary to make a determination with respect to foreign availability. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Assessment year: means a period of 12 consecutive months beginning at 12 noon on September 1 each year. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Asset-backed security: means a debt instrument backed by loans, but does not include debt instruments that meet the definition of a mortgage-backed security. See 41 CFR 302-5.11
  • Assignee: A person to whom an owner assigns his/her rights in whole or in part. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Assignment: means the transfer, in whole or in part, of any right or interest in a right-of-way grant or lease from the holder (assignor) to a subsequent party (assignee) with the BLM's written approval. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Assistance: Finance assistance in the form of a loan, grant, or subsidy received. See 25 CFR 170.440
  • Assistant Attorney General: means the Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Division, United States Department of Justice. See 43 CFR 2563.2
  • Assistant Sales Manager: means the Assistant Sales Manager, Commercial Export Programs, Office of the General Sales Manager. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Assistant Secretary: The Assistant Secretary for Export Enforcement, Bureau of Industry and Security. See 41 CFR 102-40.25
  • Assistant Secretary: means the Assistant Secretary for Conservation and Renewable Energy or official to whom the Assistant Secretary's functions may be redelegated by the Secretary. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Associate Administrator: means Associate Administrator for Hazardous Materials Safety, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Associate Administrator: means the Associate Administrator for Hazardous Materials Safety, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Associate Administrator: means the Associate Administrator for Pipeline Safety, or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Attorney General: means the Attorney General of the United States. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Attorney General: means the Attorney General of the United States or his designee. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3
  • Auction sale: A public sale in which property is sold to the highest bidder in open verbal competition. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Audit: means the systematic, independent, and documented examination (through observation, investigation, discussions with employees of the audited entity, records review, and, as appropriate, sampling and laboratory analysis) to assess an audited entity's food safety processes and procedures. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • Audit: means the systematic and functionally independent examination of an eligible entity under this subpart by an accredited third-party certification body or by FDA. See 43 CFR 9180.1
  • Audit agent: means an individual who is an employee or other agent of an accredited third-party certification body who, although not individually accredited, is qualified to conduct food safety audits on behalf of an accredited third-party certification body. See 43 CFR 9180.1
  • Audit finding: means deficiencies which the auditor is required by §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Auditee: means any non-Federal entity that expends Federal awards which must be audited under subpart F-of this part. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Auditor: means an auditor who is a public accountant, or a Federal, state, local government, or Indian Tribe audit organization, which meets the general standards specified for external auditors in generally accepted government auditing standards (GAGAS). See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Auditor: Person authorized by the Livestock and Seed Program to conduct official assessments. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Authority: Pursuant to sections 5(f) and 5(h) of the Export Administration Act (EAA), the Under Secretary of Commerce for Export Administration directs the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) in gathering and analyzing all the evidence necessary for the Secretary to determine foreign availability. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Authorized FDA representative: means an FDA District Director in whose district the article of food involved is located or an FDA official senior to such director. See 21 CFR 1.377
  • Authorized inspector: Any individual authorized by the Administrator of APHIS or the Commissioner of Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security, to enforce the regulations in this part. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management to whom has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this part. See 43 CFR 2720.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management who has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this part. See 43 CFR 2710.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management who has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this subpart. See 43 CFR 2911.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management who has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this part. See 43 CFR 2740.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any person authorized by the Secretary to administer regulations in this part. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management to whom has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described herein. See 43 CFR 4700.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management to whom has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this part. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management who has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this part. See 43 CFR 8360.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management to whom has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this subpart. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management designated to perform the duties described in this subpart:

    (b) Fossil means the remains or trace(s) of an organism or assemblage of organisms which have been preserved by natural processes in the earth's crust. See 43 CFR 8224.0-5

  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management to whom has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this subpart. See 43 CFR 9212.0-5
  • Authorized person: means any current or past officer, employee, elected official, managing general agent, agent, or contractor of an insurance provider, FCIC, or any other government agency whose duties require access to the ITS to administer the Act. See 27 CFR 19.489
  • Authorized representative: Any person who is authorized to act on behalf of the Secretary or a State lead agency for the purpose of surveying records required to be kept under this part and enforcing this part. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Automatic ignition system: means an automatic ignitor and, where needed to ensure continuous combustion, a continuous pilot flame. See 43 CFR 3179.3
  • Auxiliary aids: means services or devices that enable persons with impaired sensory, manual, or speaking skills to have an equal opportunity to participate in, and enjoy the benefits of, programs or activities conducted by the agency. See 43 CFR 2563.2
  • Auxiliary aids: means services or devices that enable persons with impaired sensory, manual, or speaking skills to have an equal opportunity to participate in, and to enjoy the benefits of, programs or activities conducted by the Commission. See 45 CFR 46.404
  • Available-in-fact: An item is available-in-fact to a country if it is produced within the country or if it may be obtained by that country from a third country. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Award: means any grant, cooperative agreement or loan made with Recovery Act funds. See 30 CFR 57.14209
  • Balance sheet audit: refers to the examination of a credit union's assets, liabilities, and equity under generally accepted auditing standards (GAAS) by an independent public accountant for the purpose of opining on the fairness of the presentation on the balance sheet. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Bank: means a Federal Home Loan Bank established under the authority of the Act. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Bank obligation: means an obligation, acceptable to CCC, of a U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Bark: The tough outer covering of the woody stems of trees, shrubs, and other woody plants as distinguished from the cambium and inner wood. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Bark products: Products containing pieces of bark including bark chips, bark nuggets, bark mulch, and bark compost. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Base Allocation: means the fixed amount of funds for each State as set forth in §440. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Base contract: means the initial contractual activity, including all option years, allowed during a defined unit of time, for example, 2 years. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Base rent: means the dollar amount required from a grant or lease holder on BLM managed lands based on the communication use with the highest value in the associated facility or facilities, as calculated according to the communication use rent schedule. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Base temperature: means the temperature used to compute heating and cooling degree days. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Basic Inspection Period: A specified period of consecutive production designated for on-line inspection (e. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Basic security: Consists of all equipment serving as security for Rural Development loans. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Basis grade contract: Contract of sale of cotton for future delivery mentioned in the Act, made at, on, or in any exchange in compliance with subsection 15b(f) of the Act. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Beer: Beer, ale, porter, stout, and other similar fermented beverages (including sake, or other similar products) of any name or description containing one-half of 1 percent or more of alcohol by volume on which the internal revenue tax has been paid or determined, and if imported, on which duties have been paid. See 27 CFR 70.601
  • Beginning farmer or rancher: A beginning farmer or rancher is an individual or entity who:

    (1) Is an eligible applicant for FO loan assistance in accordance with §1943. See 25 CFR 170.915

  • Beneficiary: means a person or entity who, under the terms of a standby letter of credit, is entitled to have its complying presentation honored. See 41 CFR 302-5.104
  • Biogas: Biomass converted to gaseous fuel. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Biomass: Any organic material that is available on a renewable or recurring basis including agricultural crops, trees grown for energy production, wood waste and wood residues, plants, including aquatic plants and grasses, fibers, animal waste and other waste materials, fats, oils, greases, including recycled fats, oils and greases. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Bird: Any member of the class aves, other than poultry. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Birds: All members of the class Aves (other than poultry or game birds). See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Blind sector traffic: means revenue traffic, carried by a foreign air carrier on a flight operating in air transportation, which is enplaned at one foreign point and deplaned at another foreign point, where at least one of such points is not named as a terminal or intermediate point in the carrier's applicable foreign air carrier permit. See 43 CFR 3427.2
  • BLM: means the Bureau of Land Management and includes the individual employed by the Bureau of Land Management authorized to perform the duties set forth in this part and parts 3910 through 3930. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • BLM: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • BLM: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • BLM State Office: means the Bureau of Land Management State Office listed in §1821. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Blocking: A structure, device or another substantial article placed against or around an article of cargo to prevent horizontal movement of the article of cargo. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Board: The Plant Variety Protection Board appointed by the Secretary. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Board: means the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board established pursuant to 5 U. See 29 CFR 2584.8477(e)-6
  • Bonded premises: The premises of an alcohol fuel plant where distilled spirits are produced, processed, and stored, and used or distributed as described in the application for alcohol fuel producer permit. See 27 CFR 19.662
  • Book-entry Enterprise Security: means an Enterprise Security issued or maintained in the Book-entry System. See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • Book-entry System: means the automated book-entry system operated by the Federal Reserve Banks acting as the fiscal agent for the Enterprises, on which Book-entry Enterprise Securities are issued, recorded, transferred and maintained in book-entry form. See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • Borrower: means any Person that enters into a Loan Guarantee Agreement with DOE and issues Guaranteed Obligations. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Borrower: An individual or entity which has outstanding obligations to the Rural Development under any Farmer Programs loan(s), without regard to whether the loan has been accelerated. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Borrower: When a loan is made to an individual, the individual is the borrower. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Borrower: A borrower may be a cooperative organization, corporation, partnership, trust or other legal entity organized and operated on a profit or nonprofit basis. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Bracing: A structure, device, or another substantial article placed against an article of cargo to prevent it from tipping, that may also prevent it from shifting. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Brakes: Every motor vehicle shall be equipped with brakes as required pursuant to 49 U. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Branch: The Audit, Review, and Compliance Branch of the Livestock and Seed Program. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Budget: means the financial plan for the project or program that the Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity approves during the Federal award process or in subsequent amendments to the Federal award. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Building: means a walled and roofed structure, other than a gas or liquid storage tank, that is principally above ground and affixed to a permanent site, and a walled and roofed structure while in the course of construction, alteration, or repair. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Bulk-power system: means the same as the definition of such term in paragraph (1) of section 215(a) of the Federal Power Act. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Bureau: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 8340.0-5
  • Business Day: means any calendar day other than a Saturday, Sunday, or legal public holiday listed in 5 U. See 41 CFR 302-6.5
  • CAA: means a Community Action Agency. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Calendar day: means every day shown on the calendar. See 21 CFR 1.377
  • Campfire: means a controlled fire occurring out of doors used for cooking, branding, personal warmth, lighting, ceremonial or esthetic purposes. See 43 CFR 9212.0-5
  • Capital assets: means tangible or intangible assets used in operations having a useful life of more than one year which are capitalized in accordance with GAAP. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Capital expenditures: means expenditures to acquire capital assets or expenditures to make additions, improvements, modifications, replacements, rearrangements, reinstallations, renovations, or alterations to capital assets that materially increase their value or useful life. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Carbon dioxide: means a fluid consisting of more than 90 percent carbon dioxide molecules compressed to a supercritical state. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Cargo Preference Act: means the Cargo Preference Act of 1954, 46 U. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Cargo transport unit: means a transport vehicle, a freight container, a portable tank or a multiple element gas container (MEGC). See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Carlot: "Carlot"means any number of containers which contain a product of the same kind located on or unloaded from the same conveyance and available for inspection at the same time and location: Provided, That:

    (1) Product of the same carlot shall be considered to be separate lots whenever the product differs markedly as to quality and/or condition, and such differences are definitely associated with certain brands, varieties, sizes or container markings. See 7 CFR 51.2

  • Carrier: means any air carrier or foreign air carrier as defined in 49 U. See 43 CFR 3471.3-1
  • Carrier: means any air carrier or foreign air carrier as defined in 49 U. See 43 CFR 3472.1-3
  • Carrying charges: means storage, insurance, and interest charges involved in the cost of storing the commodity before delivery as provided for in the sales contract, and other incidental costs as may be approved by the Assistant Sales Manager. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Case: means the number of containers (cased or uncased) which, by the particular industry are ordinarily packed in a shipping container. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Cash contributions: means the recipient's cash outlay, including the outlay of money contributed to the recipient by third parties. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Casual use: means activities ordinarily resulting in no or negligible disturbance of the public lands, resources, or improvements. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Casual use: means activities ordinarily resulting in no or negligible disturbance of the public lands, resources, or improvements. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Casual use: means any short term non-commercial activity which does not cause appreciable damage or disturbance to the public lands, their resources or improvements, and which is not prohibited by closure of the lands to such activities. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Categorically eligible: means considered income eligible for free meals or free milk, as applicable, based on documentation that a child is a member of a Family, as defined in this section, and one or more children in that family are receiving assistance under SNAP, FDPIR or the TANF program, as defined in this section. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • CCC: means the Commodity Credit Corporation, U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • CDBG funds: means Community Development Block Grant funds, in the form of grants under this subpart including any reimbursements, program income, and loans guaranteed under section 108 of the Act. See 24 CFR 570.481
  • Cellulosic biofuel: means any liquid fuel produced from cellulosic feedstocks. See 41 CFR 101-26.801
  • Census Bureau: means the U. See 44 CFR 7.946
  • Central Liquidity Facility: means the National Credit Union Administration Central Liquidity Facility. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Central service cost allocation plan: means the documentation identifying, accumulating, and allocating or developing billing rates based on the allowable costs of services provided by a state, local government, or Indian tribe on a centralized basis to its departments and agencies. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Certificate: means a USWA document that bears specific assurances under the Act or warrants a person to operate or perform in a certain manner and sets forth specific responsibilities, rights, and privileges granted to the person under the Act. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Certificate: A certificate of plant variety protection issued under the Act by the Office. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Certificate: means a certificate of review issued pursuant to the Act. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3
  • Certificate: A Plant Protection and Quarantine-approved form, stamp, or document issued and signed by an inspector, or by a qualified certified applicator or by any other person operating in accordance with a compliance agreement, affirming that a specified regulated article is eligible for interstate movement in accordance with this subpart. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • certificate of age: means a certificate as provided in §570. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • Certificate of loading: Certificate of loading means a statement, either written or printed, issued pursuant to the regulations in this part, relative to checkloading of a processed product subsequent to inspection thereof. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Certificate of sampling: means a statement, either written or printed issued pursuant to the regulations in this part, identifying officially drawn samples and may include a description of condition of containers and the condition under which the processed product is stored. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Certificated carrier: means a direct air carrier holding authority to provide air transportation granted by the Department of Transportation ("DOT") or the former Civil Aeronautics Board ("CAB") in the form of a certificate of public convenience and necessity under section 41102 of the Title 49 of the United States Code (Transportation) ("the Statute") or an all-cargo air transportation certificate to perform all-cargo air transportation under section 41103 of the Statute. See 43 CFR 3507.20
  • Certification: means a written debt claim, as prescribed by §179. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Certification: means a CMS determination that an OPO meets the requirements for certification at §486. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Certification number: A number issued by EPA or a State to an individual who is authorized by EPA or the State to use or supervise the use of any restricted use pesticide. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Certified applicator: Any individual who is certified by EPA or the State to use or supervise the use of any restricted use pesticide covered by that individual's certification. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Certified scale: means any scale inspected and certified by an authorized scale inspection and licensing authority, and designed for weighing motor vehicles, including trailers or semi-trailers not attached to a tractor, or designed as a platform or warehouse type scale. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Certified seed: Seed which has been determined by an official seed certifying agency to conform to standards of genetic purity and identity as to variety, which standards have been approved by the Secretary. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Change-of-gauge service: means a service that requires a change of aircraft en route but has only a single flight number. See 43 CFR 3472.1-3
  • Chassis: The load-supporting frame of a commercial motor vehicle, exclusive of any appurtenances which might be added to accommodate cargo. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Chattel security: Chattel property which may consist of, but is not limited to, inventory. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Chief: The Chief of the ARC Branch, or any officer or employee of the Branch to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in the Chief's stead. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Chief Counsel: means the Chief Counsel of PHMSA. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Children: means dependents not exceeding 19 years or a lesser age set forth in the State plan. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Civil action: Court proceedings to protect Rural Development's financial interests such as obtaining possession of property from borrowers or third parties, judgments on indebtedness evidenced by notes or other contracts or judgments for the value of converted property, or judicial foreclosure. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Claimant: Any party who makes a foreign availability submission, excluding TACs. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Claimant: Any person who files a claim for a refund or credit of tax under this subpart. See 27 CFR 70.501
  • Claimant: The person who held the liquors for sale at the time of the disaster or other specified cause of loss and who files a claim under this subpart. See 27 CFR 70.601
  • Claimant: means the person under state or Federal law who is the owner of all or any part of an unpatented mining claim or site. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Class: See "Grade. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Class of Federal awards: means a group of Federal awards either awarded under a specific program or group of programs or to a specific type of non-Federal entity or group of non-Federal entities to which specific provisions or exceptions may apply. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Class of livestock: means ages and/or sex groups of a kind of livestock. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Classification: The classification of any cotton shall be determined by the quality of a sample in accordance with the Universal Cotton Standards (the official cotton standards of the United States) for cotton property measurements of American Upland cotton. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Classing Office: A facility of the Cotton Division established under the act at any point. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Clean: means not containing detectable levels of harmful matter. See 15 CFR 922.121
  • Closed area: means public lands closed to entry by a Bureau of Land Management fire prevention order. See 43 CFR 9212.0-5
  • closed cargo transport unit: means a cargo transport unit in which the contents are totally enclosed by permanent structures. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Closed freight container: means a freight container which totally encloses its contents by permanent structures. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Closed to mineral entry: means the land is not available for the location of mining claims or sites because Congress, BLM, or another surface managing agency has withdrawn or otherwise segregated the lands from the operation of the General Mining Law, often subject to valid existing rights. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Closed-loop biomass: means any organic material from a plant which is planted exclusively for purposes of being used at a qualified renewable energy facility to generate electricity. See 41 CFR 101-26.607
  • Closeout: means the process by which DOE determines that all applicable administrative actions and all required work of the award have been completed by the recipient and DOE. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Closeout: means the process by which the Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity determines that all applicable administrative actions and all required work of the Federal award have been completed and takes actions as described in §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Closing agent: An attorney or title insurance company which is approved as a loan closing agent in accordance with subpart B of part 1927 of this chapter. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Closing agent: An attorney or title insurance company which is approved as a loan closing agent in accordance with subpart B of part 1927 of this chapter. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Cluster of programs: means a grouping of closely related programs that share common compliance requirements. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • coated seed: means any seed unit covered with any substance that changes the size, shape, or weight of the original seed. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Code-sharing arrangement: means an arrangement whereby a carrier's designator code is used to identify a flight operated by another carrier. See 43 CFR 3471.3-1
  • Cognizant agency for audit: means the Federal agency designated to carry out the responsibilities described in §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Cold spot: The area in a flexible plastic cooking tube or other type of container loaded with meat product, or the areas at various points along the belt in an oven chamber, slowest to reach the required temperature during the cooking process. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Colonias: As defined in exhibit C of subpart L of part 1940 of this chapter. See 25 CFR 162.560
  • Commercial applicator: A certified applicator, whether or not the individual is a private applicator with respect to some uses, who uses or supervises the use of any restricted use pesticide for any purpose on any property other than as provided by the definition of private applicator. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Commercial birds: Birds that are imported for resale, breeding, public display, or any other purpose, except pet birds, zoological birds, research birds, or performing or theatrical birds. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Commercial organization: means an organization, institution, corporation, or other legal entity, including, but not limited to, partnerships, sole proprietorships, and limited liability companies, that is organized or operated for the profit or benefit of its shareholders or other owners. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Commercial poultry: Chickens, doves, ducks, geese, grouse, guinea fowl, partridges, pea fowl, pheasants, pigeons, quail, swans, and turkeys (including eggs for hatching) which are imported for resale, breeding, public display, or any other commercial purpose. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • 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
  • Commercial risk: means risk of loss due to any cause other than specified as noncommercial risk in paragraph (u) of this section. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Commercially available: Energy projects utilizing technology that has a proven operating history, and for which there is an established industry for the design, installation, and service (including spare parts) of the equipment. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Commission: means the Federal Trade Commission. See 45 CFR 46.404
  • Commissioner: The Examiner in Chief of the Office. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Commissioner: means an individual appointed to the Federal Election Commission pursuant to 52 U. See 41 CFR 109-50.105
  • Commissioner of Customs: The Commissioner of Customs, U. See 27 CFR 70.601
  • Common Stock Index Investment Fund: means the fund established under 5 U. See 29 CFR 2584.8477(e)-6
  • Communication use rent schedule: is a schedule of rents for the following types of communication uses, including related technologies, located in a facility associated with a particular grant or lease. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Communitized area: means the area committed to a BLM approved communitization agreement. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Community: A community includes cities, towns, boroughs, villages, and unincorporated places which have the characteristics of incorporated areas with support services such as shopping, post office, schools, central sewer and water facilities, police and fire protection, hospitals, medical and pharmaceutical facilities, etc. See 25 CFR 162.361
  • Community facilities: For the purposes of this subpart, community facilities are those facilities designed to aid in the development of private business and industry in rural areas. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Community lending: means providing financing for economic development projects for targeted beneficiaries, and, for community financial institutions (as defined in §1263. See 41 CFR 302-5.104
  • Company: means any corporation, partnership, business trust, association or similar organization, or any other trust (unless by its terms the trust must terminate within twenty-five years or not later than twenty-one years and ten months after the death of individuals living on the effective date of the trust). See 42 CFR 486.306
  • Comparable: With respect to the records required to be kept under this part, similar to those required under EPA-approved State certification programs. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Comparable quality: An item is of comparable quality to an item controlled under the EAR if it possesses the characteristics specified in the Commerce Control List (CCL) for that item and is alike in key characteristics that include, but are not limited to: (1) Function. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Compartment: means any space on a vessel that is enclosed by the vessel's decks and its sides or permanent steel bulkheads. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Complainant: The Administrator or an official of a cooperating State that deals with pesticide use or health or environmental issues related to the pesticide use, who institutes a proceeding pursuant to §110. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Complete complaint: means a written statement that contains the complainant's name and address and describes the agency's alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the agency of the nature and date of the alleged violation of section 504. See 43 CFR 2563.2
  • Complete complaint: means a written statement that contains the complainant's name and address and describes the Commission's alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Commission of the nature and date of the alleged violation of section 504. See 45 CFR 46.404
  • complete record: means information which relates to the origin, treatment, germination, and purity (including variety) of each lot of agricultural seed transported or delivered for transportation in interstate commerce, or which relates to the treatment, germination, and variety of each lot of vegetable seed transported or delivered for transportation in interstate commerce. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Compliance: Every person and its officers, agents, drivers, representatives and employees directly concerned with the installation and maintenance of equipment and accessories shall comply and be conversant with the requirements and specifications of this part, and no person shall operate any motor vehicle, or cause or permit it to be operated, unless it is equipped in accordance with said requirements and specifications. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Compliance agreement: A written agreement between APHIS and a person engaged in growing, handling, or moving regulated articles, in which the person agrees to comply with the provisions of this subpart. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Compliance required: Every person subject to this Act who drives a motor vehicle or is responsible for the hiring, supervision, training, assignment or dispatching of drivers shall comply and be conversant with the requirements of this section. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Compliance supplement: means appendix XI to part 75 (previously known as the Circular A-133 Compliance Supplement). See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Component: means any part, or system of parts functioning as a unit, including, but not limited to, piping, processing equipment, containers, control devices, impounding systems, lighting, security devices, fire control equipment, and communication equipment, whose integrity or reliability is necessary to maintain safety in controlling, processing, or containing a hazardous fluid. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Computing devices: means machines used to acquire, store, analyze, process, and publish data and other information electronically, including accessories (or "peripherals") for printing, transmitting and receiving, or storing electronic information. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Condition: means the degree of soundness of the product which may affect its merchantability and includes, but is not limited to those factors which are subject to change as a result of age, improper preparation and processing, improper packaging, improper storage or improper handling. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Conditional Commitment: means a Term Sheet offered by DOE and accepted by the offeree of the Term Sheet, all in accordance with §609. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Confirm: means to undertake, at the request or with the consent of the issuer, to honor a presentation under a standby letter of credit issued by a member or housing associate. See 41 CFR 302-5.104
  • Conformance: A user's quality manual and supporting documentation. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Consenting owner: means the owner, operator, or crewmember of a vessel carrying a voluntary fishery data collector. See 41 CFR 102-42.130
  • Construction: The erection, addition, extension, or alteration of any building, structure, or project, using materials or products which are to be an integral and permanent part of the building, structure, or project. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Consultative audit: means an audit of an eligible entity:

    (i) To determine whether such entity is in compliance with the applicable food safety requirements of the FD&C Act, FDA regulations, and industry standards and practices. See 43 CFR 9180.1

  • consumer: means any person who purchases or otherwise obtains seed for sowing but not for resale. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Consumer: means an individual who purchases, applies to purchase, or is solicited to purchase from you insurance products or annuities primarily for personal, family, or household purposes. See 42 CFR 486.306
  • Contact: Known or potential commingling of products during processing or storage, or while being transported from any point to any other point. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Container: means a component other than piping that contains a hazardous fluid. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Container: For the purposes of §94. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Contract: means a legal instrument by which a non-Federal entity purchases property or services needed to carry out the project or program under a Federal award. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Contract of insurance: means the agreement evidenced by the endorsement of the Commissioner upon the note given in connection with an insured loan and includes the provisions of this subpart and the applicable provisions of the Act. See 24 CFR 241.800
  • Contract of insurance: means the agreement evidenced by the endorsement of the Commissioner upon the note given in connection with an insured loan and includes the provisions of this subpart and the applicable provisions of the Act. See 24 CFR 232.800
  • Contracting Officer: means the Secretary of Energy or a DOE official authorized by the Secretary to enter into, administer or terminate DOE Loan Guarantee Agreements and related contracts on behalf of DOE. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Contractor: means an entity that receives a contract as defined in Contract. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Contractor: means the operator of the mixed facility. See 41 CFR 109-50.401
  • 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
  • contributions: refers to contributions actually provided by the contributor from such individual's property, or the use thereof, or by the use of such individual's own credit. See 20 CFR 725.233
  • control: means having any relationship which gives an entity or person authority directly or indirectly to determine the manner in which an applicant, permittee or lessee conducts grazing operations. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Control: means either (1) holding 50 percent or more of the outstanding voting securities of an issuer. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3
  • Control of the facility: means ultimate responsibility for the operation and integrity of a facility by ownership, lease, or operating agreement. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Control system: means a component, or system of components functioning as a unit, including control valves and sensing, warning, relief, shutdown, and other control devices, which is activated either manually or automatically to establish or maintain the performance of another component. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Controllable emergency: means an emergency where reasonable and prudent action can prevent harm to people or property. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Controlled countries: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Cuba, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Mongolia, North Korea, Romania, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vietnam and the People's Republic of China. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • controlled subsidiary: means a corporation (or LLC or LLP) in which more than 50 percent of the voting power is controlled by a parent corporation. See 27 CFR 19.151
  • Controlling entity: means an entity which directly or indirectly controls a member or applicant, and is not controlled by any other entity. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3
  • Conveyance: means a transfer of legal title. See 43 CFR 2740.0-5
  • Conviction: means a judgment or any other determination of guilt of a criminal offense by any court of competent jurisdiction, whether entered upon a verdict or plea, including a plea of no contest. See 27 CFR 19.489
  • Cooling Degree Days: means a population-weighted annual average of the climatological cooling degree days for each weather station within a State, as determined by DOE. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Cooperative agreement: means a legal instrument of financial assistance between a Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity and a non-Federal entity that, consistent with 31 U. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Cooperative audit resolution: means the use of audit follow-up techniques which promote prompt corrective action by improving communication, fostering collaboration, promoting trust, and developing an understanding between the Federal agency and the non-Federal entity. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Corporate credit union: means a Federal or state-chartered credit union primarily serving other credit unions. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • corporation: includes a Limited Liability Company (LLC) or Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) in any jurisdiction where the law authorizes such a business organization to operate. See 27 CFR 19.151
  • Corrective action: means action taken by the auditee that:

    (1) Corrects identified deficiencies. See 45 CFR 75.2

  • Corresponding employment: The employment of workers who are not H-2A workers by an employer who has an approved H-2A Application for Temporary Employment Certification in any work included in the job order, or in any agricultural work performed by the H-2A workers. See 29 CFR 501.3
  • Cost allocation plan: means central service cost allocation plan or public assistance cost allocation plan. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Cost objective: means a program, function, activity, award, organizational subdivision, contract, or work unit for which cost data are desired and for which provision is made to accumulate and measure the cost of processes, products, jobs, capital projects, etc. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Cost reimbursement: Amount determined by the Administrator that equals the customary and reasonable costs incurred in preparing a package for a loan or grant. See 25 CFR 162.560
  • Cost sharing or matching: means that portion of project or program costs not borne by the Federal Government. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Cost sharing or matching: means the portion of project costs not paid by Federal funds (unless otherwise authorized by Federal statute). See 45 CFR 75.2
  • cotton: means cotton of any variety produced within the continental United States. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Cotton Division: The Cotton Division of the Service. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • cottonseed: as used in this part means the seed, after having been put through the usual and customary process known as cotton ginning, of any cotton produced within the continental United States. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Country from which the article is shipped: means the country in which the article of food is loaded onto the conveyance that brings it to the United States or, in the case of food sent by international mail, the country from which the article is mailed. See 21 CFR 1.276
  • country shipper: means any person located in a producing area who purchases seed locally for shipment to seed dealers or to other country shippers. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Covered carrier: means a certificated carrier, a commuter carrier, an air taxi, or a U. See 43 CFR 3453.2
  • Credit sale: A sale in which financing is provided to an applicant for the purchase of inventory property. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Credit union: means a Federal or State-chartered credit union that is insured by the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • creditor agency: includes OPM, unless otherwise noted. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Crib-type log trailer: means a trailer equipped with stakes, bunks, a front-end structure, and a rear structure to restrain logs. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Criminal action: Prosecution by the United States to exact punishment in the form of fines or imprisonment for alleged violations of criminal statutes. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Critical defect: A defect that seriously affects, or is likely to seriously affect, the usability of the container for its intended purpose. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Critical electric infrastructure: means the same as the definition of such term in paragraph (2) of section 215A(a) of the Federal Power Act. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Critical infrastructure: Any systems and assets, whether physical or cyber-based, so vital to the United States that the degradation or destruction of such systems and assets would have a debilitating impact on national security, including, but not limited to, national economic security and national public health or safety. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Cross-cutting audit finding: means an audit finding where the same underlying condition or issue affects Federal awards of more than one Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Current income: means income, as defined in §245. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Current spouse: means a living person who is married to the employee, Member, or retiree at the time of the employee's, Member's, or retiree's death. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Current spouse annuity: means a recurring benefit under FERS that is payable (after the employee's, Member's or retiree's death) to a current spouse who meets the requirements of §843. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Custodial property: Borrower-owned real property and improvements which serve as security for an Rural Development loan, have been abandoned by the borrower, and of which the respective Agency has taken possession. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Custodian: Person who has possession or control of cotton or of samples, as agent, controller, broker, or factor, as the case may be. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Customer: means an occupant who is paying a facility manager, facility owner, or tenant for using all or any part of the space in the facility, or for communication services, and is not selling communication services or broadcasting to others. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Customs and border protection officer: means an employee in the Department of Homeland Security occupying a position within the Customs and Border Protection Officer (GS-1895) job series (determined applying the criteria in effect as of September 1, 2007) or any successor position and whose duties include activities relating to the arrival and departure of persons, conveyances, and merchandise at ports of entry. See 15 CFR 280.222
  • CuSum value: The accumulated number of defects that exceed the subgroup tolerance ("T"). See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Data: Wherever data are used in this subpart for selecting applicants for assistance or for determining grant amounts, the source of such data shall be the most recent information available from the U. See 24 CFR 570.400
  • Data processing: means the preparation of source media containing data or basic elements of information and the use of such source media according to precise rules or procedures to accomplish such operations as classifying, sorting, calculating, summarizing, recording and transmitting. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Date of delivery: means the on-board date of the ocean bill of lading, or the date of an airway bill, or, if exported by rail or truck, the date of entry shown on an authenticated landing certificate or similar document issued by an official of the government of the importing country. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Date of entry: means the effective time of entry of the merchandise, as defined in 19 CFR part 101. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • Date of need: The first date the employer requires the services of H-2A workers as indicated in the Application for Temporary Employment Certification. See 29 CFR 501.3
  • Date of sale: means the earliest date the exporter has knowledge that a contractual obligation exists with the foreign buyer under which a firm dollar and cent price has been established or a mechanism to establish the price has been agreed upon. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Davis-Bacon Act: means the statute referenced in section 1702(k) of the Act. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Day: means calendar day unless otherwise specified by the Chief of the National Appeals Office. See 41 CFR 102-42.155
  • Day: means a 24-hour period ending at 11:59 p. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • dealer: means any person who cleans, processes, sells, offers for sale, transports, or delivers for transportation seeds in interstate commerce. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Death record review: means an assessment of the medical chart of a deceased patient to evaluate potential for organ donation. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • 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
  • Debt: means an amount of money that has been determined to be owed by any person to FCIC or an insurance provider, excluding money owed to an insurance provider's agent, under any program administered under the Act. See 27 CFR 19.489
  • Debt instrument: Used as a collective term to include promissory note, assumption agreement, grant agreement, or bond. See 25 CFR 170.440
  • Debtor: means a person who owes a debt and that debt is delinquent. See 27 CFR 19.489
  • Deceased beneficiary: In the event that a person, who is otherwise qualified to receive payments as the result of a deficit caused by an underpayment under the provisions of paragraph (c) of this section, dies before receiving payment or before negotiating the check or checks representing such payment, his or her share of the underpayment shall be divided among the remaining living person(s) in the same order or priority. See 20 CFR 725.545
  • Deciding Official: means the Manager of the Golden Field Office of the Department of Energy (or any DOE official to whom the authority of the Manager of the Golden Field Office may be redelegated by the Secretary of Energy). See 41 CFR 101-26.607
  • declaration: means a written statement of a grower, shipper, processor, dealer, or importer giving for any lot of seed the kind, variety, type, origin, or the use for which the seed is intended. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • declaration of origin: means a declaration of a grower or country shipper in the United States stating for each lot of agricultural seed (1) kind of seed, (2) lot number or other identification, (3) State where seed was grown and the county where grown if to be labeled showing the origin as a portion of a State, (4) quantity of seed, (5) date shipped or delivered, (6) to whom sold, shipped, or delivered, and (7) the signature and address of the grower or country shipper issuing the declaration. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Decontrol: Removal of license requirements under the EAR. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Decontrol assessment: An assessment of the foreign availability of an item to a country or countries for purposes of determining whether decontrol is warranted. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Default: Failure of the borrower to observe the agreements with Rural Development as contained in notes, security instruments, and similar or related instruments. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Defect: Any nonconformance of a container from specified requirements. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Defective: A container which has one or more defects. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Defense critical electric infrastructure: means the same as the definition of such term in paragraph (4) of section 215A(a) of the Federal Power Act. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Defense Production Act: The Defense Production Act of 1950, as amended (50 U. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Defined: (1) The term "member of the same household" as used in section 402(a)(2) of the Act (with respect to a spouse). See 20 CFR 725.232
  • Definitive Enterprise Security: means an Enterprise Security in engraved or printed form, or that is otherwise represented by a certificate. See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • Delegate Agency: A government agency authorized by delegation from the Department of Commerce to place priority ratings on contracts or orders needed to support approved programs. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • 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
  • Delinquent debt: means a debt that is not satisfied on or before the date of delinquency. See 27 CFR 19.489
  • Delivery: means the delivery required by the export sale contract to transfer to the importer full or conditional title to the agricultural commodity. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Demonstration: means a project designed to determine the technical feasibility and economic potential of a technology on either a pilot plant or a prototype scale. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Denied license assessment: A foreign availability assessment conducted as a result of a claimant's allegation of foreign availability for an item (or items) that BIS has denied or has issued a letter of intent to deny a license. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Department: means the Department of the Interior. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Department: means the Department of Agriculture. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA, Department). See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Department: means the United States Department of Energy. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Department: means the United States Department of Commerce and includes the Secretary of Commerce and the Secretary's designees. See 41 CFR 101-30.401-2
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 37 CFR 1.71
  • Department: means the U. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Department: means the Department of Health and Human Service. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Department: means the United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Department: means the Department of Health and Human Services. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • Department: means the Department of Health and Human Services. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • Department: means the Department of Health and Human Services. See 45 CFR 86.2
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Department: The U. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Departmental Appeals Board: means the independent office established in the Office of the Secretary with delegated authority from the Secretary to review and decide certain disputes between recipients of HHS funds and HHS awarding agencies under 45 CFR part 16 and to perform other review, adjudication and mediation services as assigned. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Deposit: means a deposit required to provide a survivor benefit. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • depository institution: includes a U. See 41 CFR 302-9.12
  • Deputy Administrator: The Deputy Administrator of the Livestock and Seed Program, or any officer or employee of the Livestock and Seed Program to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in the Deputy Administrator's stead. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Deputy Assistant Secretary: means the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Technical and Financial Assistance or any official to whom the Deputy Assistant Secretary's functions may be redelegated by the Assistant Secretary. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Derivative contract: means generally a financial contract the value of which is derived from the values of one or more referenced assets, rates, or indices of asset values, or credit-related events. See 41 CFR 302-5.11
  • Design pressure: means the pressure used in the design of components for the purpose of determining the minimum permissible thickness or physical characteristics of its various parts. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Designated counties: These counties are listed in exhibit D of this subpart. See 25 CFR 162.560
  • Designated leasing area: means a parcel of land with specific boundaries identified by the BLM land use planning process as being a preferred location for solar or wind energy development that may be offered competitively. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Designated loan: means a loan secured by a building or mobile home that is located or to be located in a special flood hazard area in which flood insurance is available under the Act. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Designation: means CMS assignment of a geographic service area to an OPO. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Designator code: means the airline designations originally allotted and administered pursuant to Agreements CAB 24606 and 26056. See 43 CFR 3471.3-1
  • Destination airport code: This represents the industry designator, from the source described in §217. See 43 CFR 3430.2
  • Determination: The Secretary's decision that foreign availability within the meaning of the EAA does or does not exist. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Developed recreation sites and areas: means sites and areas that contain structures or capital improvements primarily used by the public for recreation purposes. See 43 CFR 8360.0-5
  • Developer: Any person, partnership, public body, or corporation who is involved with the development of a site which will be financed by RHS. See 25 CFR 162.361
  • Development: The act of building structures and installing site improvements on an individual dwelling site, a subdivision, or a multiple family tract. See 25 CFR 162.361
  • Development: means efforts to create or advance new technology or demonstrate the viability of applying existing technology to new products and processes. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Development: means the definition of system requirements, detailing of system and program specifications, programming and testing. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Development cost: means the cost of purchasing and developing the sites including engineering and legal fees, streets, roads, utilities, minimum essential administrative costs, necessary equipment and estimated interest which the borrower cannot pay from other sources. See 25 CFR 162.209
  • Development cost: These costs include, but are not limited to, those for acquisition, planning, construction, repair or enlargement of the proposed facility. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Deviant: means a sample unit affected by one or more deviations or a sample unit that varies in a specifically defined manner from the requirements of a standard, specification, or other inspection document. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Deviation: means any specifically defined variation from a particular requirement. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • DHHS: means the Department of Health and Human Services. See 45 CFR 46.303
  • Dietary supplement: has the meaning given in section 201(ff) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • Dietary supplement component: means any substance intended for use in the manufacture of a dietary supplement, including those that may not appear in the finished batch of the dietary supplement. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • Dike: means the perimeter of an impounding space forming a barrier to prevent liquid from flowing in an unintended direction. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Diligent development: means achieving or completing the prescribed milestones listed in §3930. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Direct accreditation: means accreditation of a third-party certification body by FDA. See 43 CFR 9180.1
  • Direct certification: means determining a child is eligible for free meals or free milk, as applicable, based on documentation obtained directly from the appropriate State or local agency or individuals authorized to certify that the child is a member of a household receiving assistance under SNAP, as defined in this section. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Direct loan accounts: For a borrower with a direct loan, the term "installation on note and other charges" as used in this Subpart, will be the sum of the following:

    (i) Annual installment for the year as provided in the promissory note(s). See 25 CFR 170.110

  • Direct transloading: The transfer of cargo directly from one means of conveyance to another. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Directive: An official action which requires a person to take or refrain from taking certain actions in accordance with its provisions. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Director: The Director of the Cotton Division, or any officer or employee of the Division to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in his stead. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Director: means the Director of OPM or his or her designee. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Director: means the Director of the National Institute of Standards & Technology. See 15 CFR 265.1
  • Director: means the Director of the Office for Civil Rights of the Department. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • Director: means the Director of the Office for Civil Rights of the Department. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • Director: The Director of the Cotton Division, or any officer or employee of the Division to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated to act in the Director's stead. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Director: means the Director of the Office for Civil Rights of the Department. See 45 CFR 86.2
  • Director: The Director of the Cotton Division, or any officer or employee of the Division who has been delegated, or who may hereafter be delegated the authority to act for the Director. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Director: The Director of the Cotton Division, or any officer or employee of the Division to whom authority has been delegated to act for the Director. See 7 CFR 28.950
  • Directorate: means the Directorate of the Funding Corporation established pursuant to section 21B(c) of the Act (12 U. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Disallowed costs: means those charges to an award that the DOE contracting officer determines to be unallowable, in accordance with the applicable Federal cost principles or other terms and conditions contained in the award. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Disallowed costs: means those charges to a Federal award that the Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity determines to be unallowable, in accordance with the applicable Federal statutes, regulations, or the terms and conditions of the Federal award. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Disaster Assistance for Rural Business Enterprises: Guaranteed loans authorized by section 401 of the Disaster Assistance Act of 1989 (Pub. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Discharge: has the meaning found at 33 U. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Disclosure: means reveal or use individual children's program eligibility information obtained through the free and reduced price meal or free milk eligibility process for a purpose other than for the purpose for which the information was obtained. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • discretion: when used with reference to DOE, including the Secretary, means "sole discretion. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • 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
  • disposal agency: as used in this part refers to GSA. See 41 CFR 102-75.5
  • Dispute: A disagreement as to the true grade of a sample of cottonseed analyzed and graded by a licensed chemist. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Dispute: is a disagreement by an Affected Entity with a specific Agency Decision regarding a pre-award or post-award action. See 49 CFR 106.85
  • Distributing agencies: means State, Federal or private agencies which enter into agreements with the Department for the distribution of donated food to eligible recipient agencies and recipients. See 26 CFR 1.40-1
  • Distribution site: means a location where the eligible recipient agency actually distributes commodities to needy persons for household consumption or serves prepared meals to needy persons under this part. See 26 CFR 1.36B-2
  • District: means the specific area of public lands administered by a District Manager or a Field Manager. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Division: The Cotton Division of the Agricultural Marketing Service. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • DOE: means the Department of Energy. See 41 CFR 101-26.803-4
  • DOE: means the United States Department of Energy. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • DOE: means the Department of Energy, including the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). See 10 CFR 600.302
  • DOE: means the Department of Energy. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • DOE: means the U. See 41 CFR 101-26.801
  • DOE Field Organizations: means the DOE Federal management activities, including Operations Offices, Field Offices, Area Offices, Site Offices, Energy Technology Centers, and Project Offices staffed by Federal employees. See 41 CFR 109-50.202
  • DOE-AR: means the Department of Energy Assistance Regulations (10 CFR part 600). See 41 CFR 101-26.803-4
  • DOE-PR: means the Department of Energy Procurement Regulations (41 CFR part 9). See 41 CFR 101-26.803-4
  • Domestic facility: means any facility located in any State or Territory of the United States, the District of Columbia, or the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico that manufactures/processes, packs, or holds food for consumption in the United States. See 21 CFR 1.227
  • Domestic violence: means the occurrence of one or more of the following acts by a current or former family member, household member, intimate partner, or caretaker:

    (1) Attempting to cause or causing or threatening another person physical harm, severe emotional distress, psychological trauma, rape, or sexual assault. See 42 CFR 486.306

  • Donor: means a deceased individual from whom at least one vascularized organ (heart, liver, lung, kidney, pancreas, or intestine) is recovered for the purpose of transplantation. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Donor document: means any documented indication of an individual's choice regarding his or her wishes concerning organ and/or tissue donation that was made by that individual or another authorized individual in accordance with any applicable State law. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • DOT Decisionmaker: as used in this part is the official authorized to issue final decisions of the Department as set forth in §302. See 43 CFR 3486.4
  • Double sampling: A sampling scheme which involves use of two independently drawn but related samples, a first sample and a second sample which is added to the first to form a total sample size. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Drought and Disaster Guaranteed Loans: Guaranteed loans authorized by section 331 of the Disaster Assistance Act of 1988 (Pub. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Duly authorized official: Any Federal, State or local government official who is authorized to condemn liquors on which a claim is filed under this subpart. See 27 CFR 70.601
  • Dunnage: All loose materials used to support and protect cargo. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Dwelling Unit: means a house, including a stationary mobile home, an apartment, a group of rooms, or a single room occupied as separate living quarters. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Easement: means an authorization for a non-possessory, non-exclusive interest in lands which specifies the rights of the holder and the obligation of the Bureau of Land Management to use and manage the lands in a manner consistent with the terms of the easement. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Education of the Handicapped Act: means that statute as amended by the Education for all Handicapped Children Act of 1975, Pub. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • Education-related and Federal research equipment: includes but is not limited to DOE-owned property in FSCG 34, 36, 41, 52, 60, 61, 66, 67, 70, and 74 (See 41 CFR 101-43. See 41 CFR 109-50.202
  • Educational institution: means a local educational agency (L. See 45 CFR 86.2
  • Effectively diminishing: An eradication program is considered to be effectively diminishing the gypsy moth population of an area if the results of two successive annual Federal or State delimiting trapping surveys of the area conducted in accordance with Section II, "Survey Procedures--Gypsy Moth" of the Gypsy Moth Treatment Manual show that the average number of gypsy moths caught per trap in the second delimiting survey (when comparable geographical areas and trapping densities are used) is: (1) Less than 10, and (2) less than the average number of gypsy moths caught per trap in the first survey. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • EIS: means environmental impact statement. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Electric Reliability Organization: means the same as the definition of such term in paragraph (2) of section 215(a) of the Federal Power Act. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Electricity subsector: means both commercial and industrial actors who generate and deliver electric power. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Electronic and information technology: includes information technology and any equipment or interconnected system or subsystem of equipment that is used in the creation, conversion, or duplication of data or information. See 45 CFR 46.404
  • Electronic media: includes any means for transmitting messages electronically between you and a consumer in a format that allows visual text to be displayed on equipment, for example, a personal computer monitor. See 42 CFR 486.306
  • Eligible cellulosic biofuels production facility: means a facility--

    (1) Located in the United States (including U. See 41 CFR 101-26.801

  • Eligible entity: means a foreign entity in the import supply chain of food for consumption in the United States that chooses to be subject to a food safety audit under this subpart conducted by an accredited third-party certification body. See 43 CFR 9180.1
  • Eligible Lender: means either:

    (1) Any Person formed for the purpose of, or engaged in the business of, lending money that, as determined by DOE in each case, is:

    (i) Not debarred or suspended from participation in a Federal government contract or participation in a non-procurement activity (under a set of uniform regulations implemented for numerous agencies, such as DOE, at 2 CFR part 180). See 41 CFR 101-28.203

  • Eligible place: means a place in the United States that--

    (1) Was an eligible point under section 419 of the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 as in effect before October 1, 1988. See 43 CFR 3507.20

  • Eligible place: means a place in the United States that--

    (1) Was an eligible point under section 419 of the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 as in effect before October 1, 1988. See 43 CFR 3473.3-1

  • Eligible Project: means a project that:

    (1) Is located in the United States at one location, except that the project may be located at two or more locations in the United States if the project is comprised of installations or facilities employing a single New or Significantly Improved Technology that is deployed pursuant to an integrated and comprehensive business plan. See 41 CFR 101-28.203

  • Eligible recipient: means local elementary and secondary schools and nonprofit organizations. See 41 CFR 109-50.202
  • Eligible recipient agency: means an organization which--

    (1) Is public, or

    (2) Is private, possessing tax exempt status pursuant to §251. See 26 CFR 1.36B-2

  • Embryo: The initial stage of an animal's development after collection from the natural mother, while it is capable of being transferred to a recipient dam, but not including an embryo that has been transferred to a recipient dam. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Emergency: means a deviation from normal operation, a structural failure, or severe environmental conditions that probably would cause harm to people or property. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Emergency measures: means measures necessary in the judgment of the Secretary to protect or restore the reliability of critical electric infrastructure or of defense critical electric infrastructure during a grid security emergency as defined in section 215A(a) of the Federal Power Act. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Emergency order: means an order for emergency measures under section 215A(b) of the Federal Power Act. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Emergency order: means a written order imposing restrictions, prohibitions, or safety measures on affected entities. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Emergency preparedness: All activities and measures designed or undertaken to prepare for or minimize the effects of a hazard upon the civilian population, to deal with the immediate emergency conditions which would be created by the hazard, and to effectuate emergency repairs to, or the emergency restoration of, vital utilities and facilities destroyed or damaged by the hazard. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • 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: A person who is engaged to perform work for an employer, as defined under the general common law of agency. See 29 CFR 501.3
  • Employee: means employee as defined under the general common law of agency. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Employee: means an employee as defined by 5 U. See 15 CFR 280.222
  • Employee: includes a person who has applied for retirement under FERS but had not been separated from the service prior to his or her death, even if the person's retirement would have been retroactively effective upon separation. See 15 CFR 295.8
  • Employer: A person (including any individual, partnership, association, corporation, cooperative, firm, joint stock company, trust, or other organization with legal rights and duties) that:

    (1) Has a place of business (physical location) in the U. See 29 CFR 501.3

  • Employer: includes any person acting directly or indirectly in the interest of an employer in relation to an employee but shall not include the United States or any State or political subdivision of a State (except with respect to employees of a State or a political subdivision thereof, employed:

    (i) In a hospital, institution, or school referred to in the last sentence of section (r) of the Act, or

    (ii) In the operation of a railway or carrier referred to in such sentence), or any labor organization (other than when acting as an employer), or anyone acting in the capacity of officer or agent of such labor organization. See 29 CFR 570.70

  • Employer: means a person, firm, corporation or other association or organization that:

    (1) Has a place of business (physical location) in the U. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2

  • End Use: means the actual manner in which Canadian-produced wheat was used, including, among other uses, milling, brewing, malting, distilling, manufacturing, or export. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • End user: means the entity that uses Canadian-produced wheat for, among other uses, milling, brewing, malting, distilling, manufacturing, or other use, except resale. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • Endowment: means the National Endowment for the Arts. See 45 CFR 1151.3
  • Energy efficiency: means the ratio of the useful output of services in air transportation to the energy consumption of such services. See 43 CFR 3507.11
  • Energy projects: Commercially available projects that produce or distribute energy or power and/or projects that produce biomass or biogas fuel. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Energy statement: is a statement of the probable impact of a major regulatory action on energy efficiency and energy conservation, contained in a decision, opinion, order, or rule. See 43 CFR 3507.11
  • Enforcement: means action taken by an authorized representative of the Secretary in order to obtain compliance with applicable regulations, Onshore Oil and Gas Orders, Notices to Lessees and Operators, approvals, other written orders, the mineral leasing laws, and the Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Management Act. See 43 CFR 3190.0-5
  • Enforcement proceeding: means any judicial or administrative trial or hearing, initiated for the purpose of imposing any civil or criminal penalty authorized under the Magnuson Act, MMPA, or ESA, including but not limited to, any proceeding initiated to: Impose a monetary penalty. See 41 CFR 102-42.130
  • Enhanced matching rate: means the higher than regular rate of FFP authorized by Title IV-D, IV-E, and XIX of the Social Security Act for acquisition of services and equipment that conform to specific requirements designed to improve administration of the Child Support Enforcement, Foster Care and Adoption Assistance, and Medicaid programs. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Enterprise Security: means any security or obligation of Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac issued under its respective Charter Act in the form of a Definitive Enterprise Security or a Book-entry Enterprise Security. See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • Entire metropolitan statistical area: means a metropolitan statistical area (MSA), a consolidated metropolitan statistical area (CMSA), or a primary metropolitan statistical area (PMSA) listed in the State and Metropolitan Area Data Book published by the U. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Entity: means a person, association, or corporation, or any subsidiary, affiliate, corporation, or association controlled by or under common control with such person, association, or corporation. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Entity: means a legal entity including, but not limited to, an individual, joint stock company, corporation, association, partnership, cooperative, trust, and estate. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • Entity: means (1) a school of medicine, school of dentistry, school of osteopathy, school of pharmacy, school of optometry, school of podiatry, school of veterinary medicine, or school of public health, as defined by section 724 of the Act. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • Entry: means that documentation required by 19 CFR part 142 to be filed with the appropriate U. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • Environment: means surface and subsurface resources both tangible and intangible, including air, water, mineral, scenic, cultural, paleontological, vegetative, soil, wildlife, fish and wilderness values. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • EO property: Nonsecurity chattel property purchased, refinanced, or improved with EO loan funds. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • EPA: The United States Environmental Protection Agency. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • EPA registration number: The number assigned to a product registered with EPA in accordance with sections 3 or 24c of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and implementing regulations, and borne on the label of the product. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Ephemeral rangelands: means areas of the Hot Desert Biome (Region) that do not consistently produce enough forage to sustain a livestock operation, but from time to time produce sufficient forage to accommodate livestock grazing. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Equine: Any horse, ass, mule, or zebra. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Equipment: means tangible, nonexpendable personal property charged directly to the award having a useful life of more than one year and an acquisition cost of $5,000 or more per unit. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Equity: means cash contributed to the permanent capital stock (or equivalent) of the Borrower or the Eligible Project by the shareholders or other owners of the Borrower or the Eligible Project. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Eradication program: A program that uses pesticide application, biological controls, or other methods with the goal of eliminating gypsy moth from a particular area. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • ESA: means the Endangered Species Act, as amended, 16 U. See 41 CFR 102-42.130
  • ESRD Network: means all Medicare-approved ESRD facilities in a designated geographic area specified by CMS. See 42 CFR 482.70
  • Established requirements: means applicable law and regulations, lease, license or permit terms, conditions and special stipulations. See 43 CFR 3590.0-5
  • et seq:

    File or Filed means received by the appropriate PHMSA or other designated office within the time specified in a regulation or rulemaking document. See 49 CFR 105.5

  • Ethics Counselor: includes any official designated by the Ethics Counselor to act on the Ethics Counselor's behalf. See 42 CFR 493.1453
  • Ex parte communication: means any written or oral communication by any person outside the agency to any Commissioner or any member of a Commissioner's staff which imparts information or argument regarding prospective Commission action or potential action concerning:

    (1) Any candidate or committee applying for or participating in the public funding process, or

    (2) Any ongoing audit, or

    (3) Any pending litigation matter, or

    (4) Any pending rulemaking, or

    (5) Any pending advisory opinion request. See 41 CFR 109-50.105

  • Examiner: means an individual designated by DACO for the purpose of examining warehouses or for any other activities authorized under the Act. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Examiner: An employee of the Plant Variety Protection Office who determines whether a certificate is entitled to be issued. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Exceptions: The term golden parachute payment does not include:

    (i) Any payment made pursuant to a deferred compensation plan under section 457(b) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, 26 U. See 43 CFR 2547.6

  • Excess property: means property under the control of any DOE Headquarters or field office that, as determined by the head thereof, is no longer required for its needs or the discharge of its responsibilities. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Exchange: Exchange, board of trade, or similar institution or place of business, at, on, or in which a basis grade contract may be made. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Exchange inspection agency: The inspection agency of the New York Cotton Exchange, the New Orleans Cotton Exchange, the Board of Trade of the city of Chicago, or of any other exchange which may have an organized inspection agency recognized as such by the Director, as the case may be. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Executive Director: means the executive director of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board as appointed pursuant to 5 U. See 29 CFR 2584.8477(e)-6
  • Expected donation rate: means the donation rate expected for an OPO based on the national experience for OPOs serving similar hospitals and donation service areas. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Expected losses: means the loss on the asset or pool given the expected future economic and market conditions in the model or methodology used by the Bank under §1268. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • Expedited licensing procedures: Under expedited licensing procedures, BIS reviews and processes a license application for the export of an eligible item to a non-controlled country within statutory time limits. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Exploration: means drilling, excavating, and geological, geophysical or geochemical surveying operations designed to obtain detailed data on the physical and chemical characteristics of Federal oil shale and its environment including:

    (1) The strata below the Federal oil shale. See 43 CFR 3900.2

  • Exploration license: means a license issued by the BLM that allows the licensee to explore unleased oil shale deposits to obtain geologic, environmental, and other pertinent data concerning the deposits. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Exploration plan: means a plan prepared in sufficient detail to show the:

    (1) Location and type of exploration to be conducted. See 43 CFR 3900.2

  • Explosive substance: means a solid or liquid material, or a mixture of materials, which is in itself capable by chemical reaction of producing gas at such a temperature and pressure and at such a speed as to cause damage to its surroundings. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Explosives anchorage: means an anchorage so designated under 33 CFR part 110, subpart B. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Export conduct: means specified export trade activities and methods of operation carried out in specified export trade and export markets. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3
  • Export health certificate: An official document that, as required by the importing country, is endorsed by an APHIS representative and states that animals, animal products, organisms, vectors, or birds to be exported from the United States were found to be healthy and free from evidence of communicable diseases and pests. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Export trade: means trade or commerce in goods, wares, merchandise, or services that are exported, or are in the course of being exported, from the United States or any territory of the United States to any foreign nation. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3
  • Export trade activities: means activities or agreements in the course of export trade. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3
  • exporter: means a person (1) who is engaged in the business of buying or selling commodities and for this purpose maintains a bona fide business office in the United States, its territories or possessions, and has someone on whom service of judicial process may be had within the United States, (2) who is financially responsible, and (3) who is not suspended or debarred from contracting with or participating in any program financed by CCC on the date of issuance of the financing approval. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Exporting region: A region from which shipments are sent to the United States. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • FAA: means the Federal Aviation Administration, U. See 43 CFR 3507.20
  • FAA: means the Federal Aviation Administration, an operating administration of the Department of Transportation. See 43 CFR 3453.2
  • FAA-designated hub: means any airport serving a small, medium, or large air traffic hub listed in the Department of Transportation publication, Airport Activity Statistics of Certificated Route Carriers. See 43 CFR 3507.20
  • Facility: means all or any portion of buildings, structures, equipment, roads, walks, parking lots, rolling stock or other conveyances, or other real or personal property. See 43 CFR 2563.2
  • Facility: means an improvement or structure, whether existing or planned, that is or would be owned and controlled by the grant or lease holder within a right-of-way. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Facility: means a domestic facility or a foreign facility that is required to register under section 415 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, in accordance with the requirements of subpart H of this part. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • Facility: means any structure, or structures of an eligible entity under one ownership at one general physical location, or, in the case of a mobile facility, traveling to multiple locations, that manufactures/processes, packs, holds, grows, harvests, or raises animals for food for consumption in the United States. See 43 CFR 9180.1
  • Facility: means an improvement or structure, whether existing or planned, that is, or would be, owned and controlled by the grant or TUP holder within the right-of-way or TUP area. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Facility: means all or any portion of buildings, structures, equipment, roads, walks, parking lots, rolling stock or other conveyances, or other real or personal property. See 45 CFR 46.404
  • Facility: means any establishment, structure, or structures under one ownership at one general physical location, or, in the case of a mobile facility, traveling to multiple locations, that manufactures/processes, packs, or holds food for consumption in the United States. See 21 CFR 1.227
  • Facility: means all or any portion of buildings, structures, equipment, roads, walks, parking lots, or other real or personal property or interest in such property. See 45 CFR 1151.3
  • Facility: means all or any portion of buildings, structures, equipment, roads, walks, parking lots, or other real or personal property or interest in such property. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • Facility advance: means an advance of funds by the Facility to a Regular or Agent member. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Facility certification: means an attestation, issued for purposes of section 801(q) or 806 of the FD&C Act by an accredited third-party certification body, after conducting a regulatory audit and any other activities necessary to establish whether a facility complies with the applicable food safety requirements of the FD&C Act and FDA regulations. See 43 CFR 9180.1
  • Facility Fee: means the fee, to be paid in the amount and in the manner provided in the Term Sheet, to cover the Administrative Cost of Issuing a Loan Guarantee for the period from the Borrower's acceptance of the Term Sheet through issuance of the Guarantee. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Facility lending officer: means any employee of the Facility or the National Credit Union Administration who has been designated by the NCUA Board as a Facility lending officer. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Facility manager: means a person or entity that leases space in a facility to communication users and:

    (1) Holds a communication use grant or lease. See 43 CFR 2801.5

  • Facility owner: means a person or entity that may or may not lease space in a facility to communication users and:

    (1) Holds a communication use grant or lease. See 43 CFR 2801.5

  • False information: Information, known to be incorrect, provided with the intent to obtain benefits which would not have been obtainable based on correct information. See 25 CFR 170.440
  • Family: means a group of related or nonrelated individuals, who are not residents of an institution or boarding house, but who are living as one economic unit. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Family sized farm: means the unit of public lands determined to be chiefly valuable for agriculture, and that is of sufficient size, based on land use capabilities, development requirements and economic capability, to provide a level of net income, after payment of expenses and taxes, which will sustain a family sized agribusiness operation above the poverty level for a rural farm family of 4 as determined by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U. See 43 CFR 2710.0-5
  • Family Unit: means all persons living together in a dwelling unit. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Farm: means farm as defined in §1. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • farm: includes operations that, in addition to these activities:

    (i) Pack or hold raw agricultural commodities;

    (ii) Pack or hold processed food, provided that all processed food used in such activities is either consumed on that farm or another farm under the same management, or is processed food identified in paragraph (1)(iii)(B)(1) of this definition; and

    (iii) Manufacture/process food, provided that:

    (A) All food used in such activities is consumed on that farm or another farm under the same management; or

    (B) Any manufacturing/processing of food that is not consumed on that farm or another farm under the same management consists only of:

    (1) Drying/dehydrating raw agricultural commodities to create a distinct commodity (such as drying/dehydrating grapes to produce raisins), and packaging and labeling such commodities, without additional manufacturing/processing (an example of additional manufacturing/processing is slicing);

    (2) Treatment to manipulate the ripening of raw agricultural commodities (such as by treating produce with ethylene gas), and packaging and labeling treated raw agricultural commodities, without additional manufacturing/processing; and

    (3) Packaging and labeling raw agricultural commodities, when these activities do not involve additional manufacturing/processing (an example of additional manufacturing/processing is irradiation); or

    (2) Secondary activities farm. See 21 CFR 1.227

  • Farm equipment: Equipment used in the production of livestock or crops, including, but not limited to, mowers, harvesters, loaders, slaughter machinery, agricultural tractors, farm engines, farm trailers, farm carts, and farm wagons, but excluding automobiles and trucks. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Farmer program loans: This includes Farm Ownership (FO), Soil and Water (SW), Recreation (RL), Economic Opportunity (EO), Operating (OL), Emergency (EM), Economic Emergency (EE), Special Livestock (SL), Softwood Timber (ST) loans, and Rural Housing loans for farm service buildings (RHF). See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Farmer program loans: This includes Farm Ownership (FO), Soil and Water (SW), Recreation (RL), Economic Opportunity (EO), Operating (OL), Emergency (EM), Economic Emergency (EE), Special Livestock (SL), Softwood Timber (ST) and Rural Housing loans for farm service buildings (RHF). See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Farmer Programs loans: The term "Farmer Program loans" (FP) refers to the following types of loans: Farm Ownership (FO), Soil and Water (SW), Recreation (RL), Economic Opportunity (EO), Operating (OL), Emergency (EM), Economic Emergency (EE), Softwood Timber (ST), and Rural Housing Loans for farm service buildings (RHF). See 25 CFR 170.512
  • 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
  • FDPIR: means the food distribution program for households on Indian reservations operated under part 253 of this title. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Feasibility study: means a preliminary study to determine whether it is sufficiently probable that effective and efficient use of ADP equipment or systems can be made to warrant a substantial investment of staff, time, and money being requested and whether the plan is capable of being accomplished successfully. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Federal agency: means an "agency" as defined at 5 U. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Federal award date: means the date when the Federal award is signed by the authorized official of the Federal awarding agency. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Federal financial assistance: means any grant, loan, contract (other than a procurement contract or a contract of insurance or guaranty), or any other arrangement by which the Endowment provides or otherwise makes available assistance in the form of:

    (1) Funds. See 45 CFR 1151.3

  • Federal financial assistance: means any grant, loan, contract (other than a procurement contract or a contract of insurance or guaranty), or any other arrangement by which the Department provides or otherwise makes available assistance in the form of:

    (1) Funds. See 45 CFR 84.3

  • Federal financial assistance: means any of the following, when authorized or extended under a law administered by the Department:

    (1) A grant or loan of Federal financial assistance, including funds made available for:

    (i) The acquisition, construction, renovation, restoration, or repair of a building or facility or any portion thereof. See 45 CFR 86.2

  • Federal Financing Bank: means an instrumentality of the United States government created by the Federal Financing Bank Act of 1973, under the general supervision of the Secretary of the Treasury. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Federal hazardous material transportation law: means 49 U. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Federal lands: means any lands or interests in lands, including oil shale interests underlying non-Federal surface, owned by the United States, without reference to how the lands were acquired or what Federal agency administers the lands. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Federal lands: means all lands owned by the United States, except lands:

    (1) In the National Park System. See 43 CFR 2881.5

  • Federal lands: means any lands or interest in lands owned by the United States, subject to location under the General Mining Law, including, but not limited to, those lands within forest reservations in the National Forest System and wildlife refuges in the National Wildlife Refuge System. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Federal lease: A lease issued under the Act of February 25, 1920, as amended (30 U. See 43 CFR 3180.0-5
  • Federal program office: means the Federal program office within the Department that is authorized to approve requests for the acquisition of ADP equipment or ADP services. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Federal Reserve Bank Operating Circular: means the publication issued by each Federal Reserve Bank that sets forth the terms and conditions under which the Reserve Bank maintains Book-entry Securities accounts (including Book-entry Enterprise Securities) and transfers Book-entry Securities (including Book-entry Enterprise Securities). See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • Federal support: means assistance extended after November 18, 1971, under title VII or VIII of the Act to an entity by means of a grant to, a contract with, or a loan guarantee or interest subsidy payment made on behalf of, such entity. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • Federal-State Inspection Agency: means any State agency, business association or trade organization, private firm, or other person or corporation with which the Department has entered into a cooperative agreement for inspection service. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • federally insured credit union: means a Federal credit union, state chartered credit union, or corporate credit union the member accounts of which are insured under the Act. See 43 CFR 2547.6
  • Federally owned property: means property in the possession of, or directly acquired by, the Government and subsequently made available to the recipient. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Federally supported entity: means an entity which receives Federal support. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • FERS: means chapter 84 of title 5, United States Code. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • FERS: means chapter 84 of title 5, United States Code. See 15 CFR 295.8
  • FFP: means Federal financial participation. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • FHFA: means the Federal Housing Finance Agency and includes its predecessor agencies, the Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight (OFHEO) and the Federal Housing Finance Board (FHFB). See 41 CFR 301-71.201
  • FHFA-OIG: means the Office of Inspector General for FHFA. See 41 CFR 301-71.201
  • Filed: means received by the appropriate PHMSA or other designated office within the time specified in a regulation or rulemaking document. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Filed: means a document is--

    (a) Received by BLM on or before the due date. See 43 CFR 3830.5

  • Final cost objective: means a cost objective which has allocated to it both direct and indirect costs and, in the non-Federal entity's accumulation system, is one of the final accumulation points, such as a particular award, internal project, or other direct activity of a non-Federal entity. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Final decision: A decision or order assessing a civil penalty, denial of export privileges or other sanction, or otherwise disposing of or dismissing a case, which is not subject to further review under this part, but which is subject to collection proceedings or judicial review in an appropriate Federal district court as authorized by law. See 41 CFR 102-40.25
  • Finance Board: means the Federal Housing Finance Board established pursuant to section 2A(a)(1) of the Act. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Finance Office: means the DOE Office of the Chief Financial Officer (or any office to which that Office's authority may be redelegated by the Secretary of Energy). See 41 CFR 101-26.607
  • Financial assurance: means the surety or other financial obligation authorized by DACO that is a condition of receiving a license or authorization under the Act. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • financial holding company: as used in this part means the financial holding company and all of its subsidiaries, including a private equity fund or other fund controlled by the financial holding company. See 41 CFR 302-9.12
  • financial statements: as used in this part shall be deemed to include all notes to the statements and all related schedules. See 41 CFR 302-9.12
  • Financial statements: refers to a presentation of financial data, including accompanying notes, derived from accounting records of the credit union, and intended to disclose a credit union's economic resources or obligations at a point in time, or the changes therein for a period of time, in conformity with GAAP, as defined herein, or regulatory accounting procedures. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Financing agreement: means the exporter's request for a sale registration as approved by the Assistant Sales Manager, including the terms and conditions of the regulations in effect on the date of approval. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Financing period: means the number of months over which repayment is to be made. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Fire: means the burning of timber, trees, slash, brush, tundra, grass or other flammable material such as, but not limited to, petroleum products, trash, rubbish, lumber, paper, cloth or agricultural refuse occurring out of doors and includes campfire as defined in this section. See 43 CFR 9212.0-5
  • First regular monthly payment: means the first annuity check payable on a recurring basis (other than an estimated payment or an adjustment check) after OPM has initially adjudicated the regular rate of annuity payable under FERS and has paid the annuity accrued since the time of retirement. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Fixed amount awards: means a type of grant agreement under which the Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity provides a specific level of support without regard to actual costs incurred under the Federal award. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Fixed Income Investment Fund: means the fund established under 5 U. See 29 CFR 2584.8477(e)-6
  • Flock: A herd. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Flock of origin: The flock in which the eggs were produced. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • FLPMA: means the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, as amended (43 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • FNS: means the Food and Nutrition Service, United States Department of Agriculture. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • FNSRO where applicable: means the appropriate Food and Nutrition Service Regional Office when that agency administers the National School Lunch Program, School Breakfast Program or Special Milk Program with respect to nonprofit private schools. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • FOIA: means the Freedom of Information Act, as amended (5 U. See 41 CFR 301-71.201
  • Food: has the meaning given in section 201(f) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, except that food does not include pesticides (as defined in 7 U. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • Food: has the meaning given in section 201(f) of the FD&C Act, except that food does not include pesticides (as defined in 7 U. See 43 CFR 9180.1
  • Food: has the meaning given in section 201(f) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act:

    (1) Except for purposes of this subpart, it does not include:

    (i) Food contact substances as defined in section 409(h)(6) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. See 21 CFR 1.227

  • Food: has the meaning given in section 201(f) of the act, except as provided in paragraph (b)(5)(i) of this section. See 21 CFR 1.276
  • Food: has the meaning given in section 201(f) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. See 21 CFR 1.328
  • Food: has the meaning given in section 201(f) of the act (21 U. See 21 CFR 1.377
  • Food bank: means a public or charitable institution that maintains an established operation involving the provision of food or edible commodities, or the products of food or edible commodities, to food pantries, soup kitchens, hunger relief centers, or other food or feeding centers that, as an integral part of their normal activities, provide meals or food to feed needy persons on a regular basis. See 26 CFR 1.36B-2
  • Food Safety and Inspection Service: The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) of the United States Department of Agriculture. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Food safety audit: means a regulatory audit or a consultative audit that is conducted to determine compliance with the applicable food safety requirements of the FD&C Act, FDA regulations, and for consultative audits, also includes conformance with industry standards and practices. See 43 CFR 9180.1
  • For On-line Sampling: The chance that a portion of production with a given level of quality will be accepted. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Force majeure: means severe weather conditions, fire, explosion, flood, earthquake, insurrection, riot, strike, labor dispute, act of civil or military, non-availability of transportation facilities, or any other cause beyond the control of the warehouse operator or provider that renders performance impossible. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Foreign: means outside the United States, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, and the Virgin Islands. See 41 CFR 109-45.5103
  • Foreign Air Carrier: means a non-U. See 43 CFR 3430.0-7
  • Foreign application: An application for plant variety protection filed in a foreign country. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Foreign availability to non-controlled countries: In this category are denied license assessments, decontrol assessments, and evaluations of eligibility for expedited licensing (see §768. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Foreign bank: means a bank which is not a U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Foreign cooperative: means an autonomous association of persons, identified as members, who are united through a jointly owned enterprise to aggregate food from member growers or processors that is intended for export to the United States. See 43 CFR 9180.1
  • Foreign facility: means a facility other than a domestic facility that manufactures/processes, packs, or holds food for consumption in the United States. See 21 CFR 1.227
  • Foreign service post: means the local diplomatic or consular post in the area where the excess personal property is located. See 41 CFR 109-45.5103
  • Former spouse: means a living person who was married for at least 9 months to an employee, Member, or retiree who performed at least 18 months of creditable service under FERS. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Former spouse annuity: means a recurring benefit under FERS that is payable to a former spouse after the employee's, Member's, or retiree's death. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Formula: means the formula used by the Department to allocate among States the commodities and funding available under this part. See 26 CFR 1.36B-2
  • Formula Share: means the percentage of the total formula allocation provided to each State as calculated in §440. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Foster child: means a child who is formally placed by a court or an agency that administers a State plan under parts B or E of title IV of the Social Security Act (42 U. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • foundation single cross: means a single cross used in the production of a double cross, a three-way, or a top cross. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Frame vehicle: A vehicle with skeletal structure fitted with one or more bunk units for transporting logs. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Free meal: means a meal for which neither the child nor any member of his family pays or is required to work in the school or in the school's food service. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Free milk: means milk served under the regulations governing the Special Milk Program and for which neither the child nor any member of his family pays or is required to work in the school or in the school's food service. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Freight: means revenue cargo other than passengers or mail. See 43 CFR 3430.2
  • Friction mat: A device placed between the deck of a vehicle and article of cargo, or between articles of cargo, intended to provide greater friction than exists naturally between these surfaces. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • FSIS inspector: An individual authorized by the Administrator, Food Safety and Inspection Service, United States Department of Agriculture, to perform the function involved. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • FSLIC Resolution Fund: means the Federal Savings and Loan Insurance Corporation Resolution Fund established pursuant to section 11A(a)(1) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 U. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Fuel alcohol: Distilled spirits that have been made unfit for beverage use at an alcohol fuel plant as provided in this subpart. See 27 CFR 19.662
  • Full address: means the facility's street name and number. See 21 CFR 1.276
  • Full-time equivalent employee: means all individuals employed by the person claiming the exemption. See 21 CFR 1.328
  • Fully reduced annuity: means the recurring payments under FERS received by a retiree who has elected the maximum reduction in his or her annuity to provide a current spouse annuity and/or a former spouse annuity or annuities. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Funding Corporation: means the Resolution Funding Corporation established pursuant to section 21B(b) of the Act. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Funding Corporation Principal Fund: means the separate account established under section 21B(g)(2) of the Act. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Funding period: means the period of time when Federal funding is available for obligation by the recipient. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Funding sanctions: Following notice and opportunity for informal consultation, HUD may withhold, reduce or terminate the assistance where any corrective or remedial actions taken under §570. See 24 CFR 570.400
  • GAAS: is an acronym for "generally accepted auditing standards" which refers to the standards approved and adopted by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants which apply when an "independent, licensed certified public accountant" audits financial statements. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Game birds: Migratory birds, including certain ducks, geese, pigeons, and doves ("migratory" refers to seasonal flight to and from the United States). See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Gas: means any fluid, either combustible or noncombustible, hydrocarbon or non-hydrocarbon, that has neither independent shape nor volume, but tends to expand indefinitely and exists in a gaseous state under metered temperature and pressure conditions. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Gas well: means a well for which the energy equivalent of the gas produced, including its entrained liquefiable hydrocarbons, exceeds the energy equivalent of the oil produced, as determined at the time of well completion. See 43 CFR 3179.3
  • General: As used in this subpart, the term "overpayment" includes:

    (1) Payment where no amount is payable under this part. See 20 CFR 725.540

  • General infestation: (1) The detection of gypsy moth egg masses through visual inspection by an inspector during a 10-minute walk through the area. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • General Mining Law: means the Act of May 10, 1872, as amended, (codified as 30 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • General purpose equipment: means equipment which is not limited to research, medical, scientific or other technical activities. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • General Systems Design: means a combination of narrative and graphic description of the generic architecture of a system as opposed to the detailed architecture of the system. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Generally infested area: Any State, or portion thereof, listed as a generally infested area in §301. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Germ plasm: Semen, embryos, or ova. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • golden parachute payment: means any payment or any agreement to make any payment in the nature of compensation by any federally insured credit union for the benefit of any current or former IAP pursuant to an obligation of the credit union that:

    (i) Is contingent on, or by its terms is payable on or after, the termination of the party's primary employment or affiliation with the credit union. See 43 CFR 2547.6

  • Gossypium spp:

    Cowpea--Vigna unguiculata (L. See 7 CFR 201.2

  • Government: The United States of America acting through the RBS, RHS, and RUS of the U. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Government: The United States of America, acting through the respective agency, U. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Government Securities Investment Fund: means the fund established under 5 U. See 29 CFR 2584.8477(e)-6
  • Governmental agency: means the governor, legislature, and any other component of a federal, state, local, tribal, or Alaskan native village government with authority to act for or on behalf of that government. See 41 CFR 302-5.2
  • governmental unit: means the government of a county, municipality, township, incorporated place, or other minor civil division, which is a unit of general-purpose government below the State. See 44 CFR 7.946
  • Governor: means the chief executive officer of a State, including the Mayor of the District of Columbia. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Grain handler: means an entity other than the importer, exporter, subsequent buyer, or end user that handles wheat on behalf of an importer, exporter, subsequent buyer, or end user. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • Grant: means any authorization or instrument (e. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Grant: means any authorization or instrument BLM issues under section 28 of the Mineral Leasing Act, 30 U. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Grant agreement: The contract between Rural Development and the applicant which sets forth the terms and conditions under which TSA funds will be made available. See 25 CFR 166.218
  • Grant agreement: The contract between Agency and the grantee which sets forth the terms and conditions under which HPG funds will be made available. See 25 CFR 166.408
  • Grant agreement: means a legal instrument of financial assistance between a Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity and a non-Federal entity that, consistent with 31 U. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Grantee: means the State or other entity named in the Notification of Grant Award as the recipient. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Grazing district: means the specific area within which the public lands are administered under section 3 of the Act. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Grazing lease: means a document that authorizes grazing use of the public lands under Section 15 of the Act. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Grazing permit: means a document that authorizes grazing use of the public lands under Section 3 of the Act. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Grid security emergency: means the same as the definition of such term in paragraph (7) of section 215A(a) of the Federal Power Act. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • grower: means any person who produces directly or through a growing contract, or is a seed-crop sharer in seed which is sold, offered for sale, transported, or offered for transportation. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Grower: means a person who engages in growing and harvesting or collecting crops (including botanicals), raising animals (including fish, which includes seafood), or both. See 21 CFR 1.276
  • Guarantee: means the undertaking of the United States of America, acting through the Secretary pursuant to Title XVII of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, to pay in accordance with the terms thereof, principal and interest of a Guaranteed Obligation. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Guaranteed Obligation: means any loan or other debt obligation of the Borrower for an Eligible Project for which DOE guarantees all or any part of the payment of principal and interest under a Loan Guarantee Agreement entered into pursuant to the Act. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Guardian: means an individual who is authorized under applicable State or local law to consent on behalf of a child to general medical care. See 45 CFR 46.402
  • Gypsy moth: The live insect known as the gypsy moth, Lymantria dispar (Linnaeus), in any life stage (egg, larva, pupa, adult). See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Handicap: means any condition or characteristic that renders a person a handicapped person as defined in paragraph (j) of this section. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • Handicapped person: means any person who has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities, has a record of such an impairment, or is regarded as having such an impairment. See 43 CFR 2563.2
  • Handicapped persons: means any person who (i) has a physical or mental impairment which substantially limits one or more major life activities, (ii) has a record of such an impairment, or (iii) is regarded as having such an impairment. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • Handling: means the operation of loading and unloading a vessel. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Hardware: means automatic equipment that accepts and stores data, performs calculations and other processing steps, and produces information. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Hazard: means any biological, chemical (including radiological), or physical agent that is reasonably likely to cause illness or injury. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • Hazard: An emergency or disaster resulting from:

    (1) A natural disaster, or

    (2) An accidental or man-caused event. See 15 CFR 700.8

  • Hazard requiring a control: means a known or reasonably foreseeable hazard for which a person knowledgeable about the safe manufacturing, processing, packing, or holding of food would, based on the outcome of a hazard analysis (which includes an assessment of the probability that the hazard will occur in the absence of controls or measures and the severity of the illness or injury if the hazard were to occur), establish one or more controls or measures to significantly minimize or prevent the hazard in a food and components to manage those controls or measures (such as monitoring, corrections or corrective actions, verification, and records) as appropriate to the food, the facility, and the nature of the control or measure and its role in the facility's food safety system. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • Hazardous liquid: means petroleum, petroleum products, anhydrous ammonia, or ethanol. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Hazardous material: means a substance or material that the Secretary of Transportation has determined is capable of posing an unreasonable risk to health, safety, and property when transported in commerce, and has designated as hazardous under section 5103 of Federal hazardous materials transportation law (49 U. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Hazardous substance: means any substance designated pursuant to Environmental Protection Agency regulations at 40 CFR part 302. See 43 CFR 2740.0-5
  • Head Start child: means a child enrolled as a participant in a Head Start program authorized under the Head Start Act (42 U. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Hearing: Hearing shall not be less than 10/20 in the better ear, for conversational tones, without a hearing aid. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Hearing: means an informal conference or a proceeding for oral presentation. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • 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
  • Heating Degree Days: means a population-weighted seasonal average of the climatological heating degree days for each weather station within a State, as determined by DOE. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Herd: All animals maintained on any single premises. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Historic preservation programs: means programs conducted by the agency that have preservation of historic properties as a primary purpose. See 43 CFR 2563.2
  • Historic properties: means those properties that are listed or eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places or properties designated as historic under a statute of the appropriate State or local government body. See 43 CFR 2563.2
  • HMR: means the regulations at 49 CFR parts 171 through 180. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Hold: means a compartment below deck that is used exclusively for the carriage of cargo. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Holder: means a person that has possession in fact or by operation of law of a warehouse receipt, USWA electronic document, or any electronic document. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Holder: means any Person that holds a promissory note made by the Borrower evidencing the Guaranteed Obligation (or his designee or agent). See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Holder: means any entity with a BLM right-of-way authorization. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Holder: means the person in whose name a special permit or approval has been issued. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Holding: means storage of food and also includes activities performed incidental to storage of a food (e. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • Holding: means storage of food and also includes activities performed incidental to storage of a food (e. See 21 CFR 1.227
  • Holding: means storage of food and also includes activities performed incidental to storage of a food (e. See 21 CFR 1.328
  • Holding agency: means any Federal agency claiming use of a tract of land subject to these regulations. See 43 CFR 2655.0-5
  • Homeland security: Includes efforts:

    (1) To prevent terrorist attacks within the United States. See 15 CFR 700.8

  • Homeless child: means a child identified as lacking a fixed, regular and adequate nighttime residence, as specified under section 725(a) of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act (42 U. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Homeowner: For the purposes of the HPG program, a homeowner is one who can meet the conditions of income and ownership under §1944. See 25 CFR 166.408
  • Hook-lift container: A specialized container, primarily used to contain and transport materials in the waste, recycling, construction/demolition and scrap industries, which is used in conjunction with specialized vehicles, in which the container is loaded and unloaded onto a tilt frame body by an articulating hook-arm. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Hospital: means a facility licensed as a hospital under the law of any state or a facility operated as a hospital by the United States, a state, or a subdivision of a state. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Hours per year: means the total number of hours in a year, which, for purposes of this part, means 8,760 hours. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • House: A structure, enclosed by walls and a roof, in which poultry are raised. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Household: For the purposes of the HPG program, a household is defined as all persons living all or part of the next 12 months in a unit or dwelling assisted with HPG funds. See 25 CFR 166.408
  • Household: means "family" as defined in this section. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Household application: means an application for free and reduced price meal or milk benefits, submitted by a household for a child or children who attend school(s) in the same local educational agency. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Housing preservation: The repair and rehabilitation activities that contribute to the health, safety, and well-being of the occupant, and contribute to the structural integrity or long-term preservation of the unit. See 25 CFR 166.408
  • Housing projects: means projects or activities that involve the purchase, construction, rehabilitation or refinancing (subject to §1292. See 41 CFR 302-6.303
  • HPG: Housing Preservation Grant. See 25 CFR 166.408
  • Humane treatment: means handling compatible with animal husbandry practices accepted in the veterinary community, without causing unnecessary stress or suffering to a wild horse or burro. See 43 CFR 4700.0-5
  • Hybrid: The term "hybrid" applied to kinds or varieties of seed means the first generation seed of a cross produced by controlling the pollination and by combining (1) two or more inbred lines. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • IBLA: means the Department of the Interior, Board of Land Appeals. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • IIRIRA: means the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996, enacted as Pub. See 27 CFR 70.101
  • Immediate export: The period of time determined by APHIS, based on shipping routes and timetables, to be the shortest practicable interval of time between the arrival in the United States of an incoming carrier and the departure from the United States of an outgoing carrier, to transport a consignment of products. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Immediate jeopardy: means a situation in which the provider's or supplier's non-compliance with one or more Medicare accreditation requirements has caused, or is likely to cause, serious injury, harm, impairment, or death to a patient. See 42 CFR 488.1005
  • Imminent hazard: means the existence of a condition relating to a gas or hazardous liquid pipeline facility that presents a substantial likelihood that death, serious illness, severe personal injury, or a substantial endangerment to health, property, or the environment may occur before the reasonably foreseeable completion date of a formal administrative proceeding begun to lessen the risk of such death, illness, injury or endangerment. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Implementation APD: means a recorded plan of action to request Federal Financial Participation (FFP) in the costs of designing, developing, and implementing the system. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Import: (importation, imported). See 27 CFR 19.153
  • Import compliance assistance: Import compliance assistance includes services provided to an importer whose shipment arrives at a port of entry without the necessary paperwork or with incomplete paperwork and who requires assistance to meet the requirements for entry into the United States. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Importer: means a party qualifying as an Importer of Record pursuant to 19 U. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • Importer: means the U. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • importer: means the foreign buyer who purchases the commodities to be exported under a financing agreement and executes the documents evidencing the account receivable assigned to CCC. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Impounding space: means a volume of space formed by dikes and floors which is designed to confine a spill of hazardous liquid. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Impounding system: includes an impounding space, including dikes and floors for conducting the flow of spilled hazardous liquids to an impounding space. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • In containers or the like: means any clean, substantial, weatherproof box structure which can be secured to the vessel's structure, including a portable magazine or a closed cargo transport unit. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Inactive borrower: A former borrower whose loan(s) has been paid in full or assumed by another party(ies) and who does not have an outstanding account in the records of the ODCFO. See 25 CFR 170.440
  • Incidental Repairs: means those repairs necessary for the effective performance or preservation of weatherization materials. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Income eligibility guidelines: means the family-size income levels prescribed annually by the Secretary for use by States in establishing eligibility for free and reduced price meals and for free milk. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Independent: means the impartiality necessary for the dependability of the compensated auditor's findings. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Indian lands: means any lands or interests in lands of an Indian tribe or an Indian allottee held in trust by the United States or which is subject to Federal restriction against alienation, including mineral resources and mineral estates reserved to an Indian tribe or Indian allottee in the conveyance of a surface or nonmineral estate, except that such term does not include any lands subject to the provisions of section 3 of the Act of June 28, 1906 (34 Stat. See 43 CFR 3190.0-5
  • Indian reservation: All land located within the limits of any Indian reservation under the jurisdiction of the United States notwithstanding the issuance of any patent, and including rights-of-way running through the reservation. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Indian tribe: means any Indian tribe, band, nation, or other organized group or community, including any Alaskan Native village or regional or village corporation (as defined in, or established under, the Alaskan Native Claims Settlement Act (43 U. See 30 CFR 57.14206
  • Indian tribe: means any Indian tribe, band, nation, or other organized group or community, including any Alaska Native village or regional or village corporation as defined in or established pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (43 U. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Indian Tribe: means any tribe, band, nation, or other organized group or community of Native Americans, including any Alaskan native village, or regional or village corporation as defined in or established pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, Pub. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Indicator piece: A cube or slice of meat to be used for the pink juice test, required to meet minimum size specifications. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Indirect cost rate proposal: means the documentation prepared by a non-Federal entity to substantiate its request for the establishment of an indirect cost rate as described in appendix III through appendix VII, and appendix IX of this part. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Individual: means a natural person who is either a citizen of the United States of America or an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence. See 41 CFR 301-71.201
  • Individual Employer Record: means a record of each employer's benefit ratio; reserve ratio; 1-year compensation base; 3-year compensation base; unallocated charge; reserve balance; net cumulative contribution balance; and cumulative benefit balance. See 43 CFR 3250.14
  • Individual shipper: means any person who--

    (1) Is the shipper, consignor, or consignee of a household goods shipment. See 49 CFR 375.103

  • Individual with handicaps: means any person who has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities, has a record of such an impairment, or is regarded as having such an impairment. See 45 CFR 46.404
  • Industrial resources: All materials, services, and facilities, including construction materials, the authority for which has not been delegated to other agencies under Executive Order 13603. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Industry members: Any person, firm, corporation, or organization engaged in the sale, offering for sale, or distribution in commerce of industry products, as defined above. See 45 CFR 60.21
  • industry products: includes all types of trees, small fruit plants, shrubs, vines, ornamentals, herbaceous annuals, biennials and perennials, bulbs, corms, rhizomes, and tubers which are offered for sale or sold to the general public. See 45 CFR 60.21
  • Ineligible person: means a person who is denied participation in any program administered under the authority of the Act. See 27 CFR 19.489
  • Ineligible terms: Credit terms, for other than SFH or MFH property sales, offered for the convenience of the Government to facilitate sales. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Information: means all observations, data, statistics, photographs, film, or recordings collected by a voluntary fishery data collector for conservation and management purposes, as defined by the Magnuson Act, MMPA, or ESA, while onboard the vessel of a consenting owner. See 41 CFR 102-42.130
  • information technology: includes computers, ancillary equipment, software, firmware and similar procedures, services (including support services), and related resources. See 45 CFR 46.404
  • Information technology systems: means computing devices, ancillary equipment, software, firmware, and similar procedures, services (including support services), and related resources. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Infrastructure: means all support structures necessary for the production or development of shale oil, including, but not limited to:

    (1) Offices. See 43 CFR 3900.2

  • Inhumane treatment: means any intentional or negligent action or failure to act that causes stress, injury, or undue suffering to a wild horse or burro and is not compatible with animal husbandry practices accepted in the veterinary community. See 43 CFR 4700.0-5
  • Initial decision: A decision of the administrative law judge in proceedings involving violations relating to part 760 of the EAR, which is subject to appellate review by the Under Secretary of Commerce for Industry and Security, but which becomes the final decision in the absence of such an appeal. See 41 CFR 102-40.25
  • inoculant: means a commercial preparation containing nitrogen-fixing bacteria applied to seed. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Inspection: means the examination of oil and gas lease sites, records or motor vehicle documentation by an authorized representative of the Secretary of the Interior to determine if there is compliance with applicable regulations, Onshore Oil and Gas orders, approvals, Notices to Lessees and Operators, approvals, other written orders, the mineral leasing laws, and the Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Management Act. See 43 CFR 3190.0-5
  • Inspection certificate: means a statement, either written or printed, issued pursuant to the regulations in this part, setting forth in addition to appropriate descriptive information relative to a processed product, and the container thereof, the quality and condition, or any part thereof, of the product and may include a description of the conditions under which the product is stored. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Inspection service: means :

    (1) The Service established and conducted under the regulations in this part for the determination and certification or other identification as to the grade, the quality and/or condition of fresh fruits or vegetables and related products including the condition of container. See 7 CFR 51.2

  • Inspection service: (See Inspection service, general below. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Inspector: An employee of APHIS who is authorized to perform the function involved. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Inspector: Any officer or employee of the Department of cooperating agency authorized to perform any duties at any plant furnished service under this part. See 37 CFR 1.71
  • Inspector: means any employee of the Department authorized by the Secretary or any other person licensed by the Secretary, to investigate, sample, inspect, and certify, in accordance with the regulations in this part, to any interested party the quality, quantity and/or condition of any fresh product covered in this part, and to perform related duties in connection with the inspection service. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Inspector: Any employee of APHIS, a State government, or any other person, authorized by the Administrator in accordance with law to enforce the provisions of the quarantine and regulations in this subpart. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Inspector: Any individual authorized by the Administrator or the Commissioner of U. See 27 CFR 19.153
  • Inspector in Charge: means any inspector designated on a plant working shift or in a field office laboratory as the inspector in charge of the inspection work when authorized by the Administrator to act in that capacity. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Installation: means the integrated testing of programs and subsystems, system conversion, and turnover to operation status. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Institution of vocational education: means a school or institution (except an institution of professional or graduate or undergraduate higher education) which has as its primary purpose preparation of students to pursue a technical, skilled, or semiskilled occupation or trade, or to pursue study in a technical field, whether or not the school or institution offers certificates, diplomas, or degrees and whether or not it offers fulltime study. See 45 CFR 86.2
  • Insurable interest rate: means the recurring payments under FERS to a retiree who has elected a reduction in annuity to provide a survivor annuity to a person with an insurable interest in the retiree. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Insurance Provider: means a legal entity which has entered into a Standard Reinsurance Agreement, Livestock Price Reinsurance Agreement, or other reinsurance agreement, as applicable, with FCIC for the applicable reinsurance year. See 27 CFR 19.489
  • insured depository institution: refers to any bank or savings association whose deposits are insured by the FDIC. See 42 CFR 493.1365
  • Insured loan accounts: "Loan insurance charge" means a separate insurance charge applying to FO and SW insured loans evidenced by promissory note forms bearing a form date before January 8, 1959. See 25 CFR 170.110
  • Intangible property: means property having no physical existence, such as trademarks, copyrights, patents and patent applications and property, such as loans, notes and other debt instruments, lease agreements, stock and other instruments of property ownership (whether the property is tangible or intangible). See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Integral securement system: A system on certain roll-on/roll-off containers and hook-lift containers and their related transport vehicles in which compatible front and rear hold down devices are mated to provide securement of the complete vehicle and its articles of cargo. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Intercreditor Agreement: means any agreement or instrument (or amendment or modification thereof) among DOE and one or more other Persons providing financing or other credit arrangements to the Borrower or an Eligible Project) or that otherwise provides for rights of DOE in respect of a Borrower or in respect of an Eligible Project, in each case in form and substance satisfactory to DOE. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Interest credit: The terms "interest credit" and "interest credit assistance" as they relate to Single Family Housing (SFH) loans, are interchangeable with the term "payment assistance. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Interest payment due date: means the date on which the next quarterly interest payments on obligations are due. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Interested party: means any person who has a financial interest in the product for which inspection is requested. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Interested party: means any person who has a financial interest in the commodity involved. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Interested public: means an individual, group, or organization that has:

    (1)(i) Submitted a written request to BLM to be provided an opportunity to be involved in the decisionmaking process as to a specific allotment, and

    (ii) Followed up that request by submitting written comment as to management of a specific allotment, or otherwise participating in the decisionmaking process as to a specific allotment, if BLM has provided them an opportunity for comment or other participation. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5

  • Internal control: refers to the process, established by the credit union's board of directors, officers and employees, designed to provide reasonable assurance of reliable financial reporting and safeguarding of assets against unauthorized acquisition, use, or disposition. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Internal controls: means a process, implemented by a non-Federal entity, designed to provide reasonable assurance regarding the achievement of objectives in the following categories:

    (1) Effectiveness and efficiency of operations. See 45 CFR 75.2

  • International mail: means foreign national mail services. See 21 CFR 1.276
  • International Stock Index Investment Fund: means the fund established under 5 U. See 29 CFR 2584.8477(e)-6
  • Interstate: From any State into or through any other State. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Inventory property: Real and chattel property and related rights to which the Government has acquired title. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Inventory property: Property for which title is vested in the Government and which secured an a Rural Development loan loan or which was acquired from another Agency for program purposes. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Investigation: includes investigations authorized under 49 U. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Investigation: means any inquiry into any action by or on behalf of a lessee or operator of a Federal or Indian lease, or transporter of oil from such lease. See 43 CFR 3190.0-5
  • investigation: means a non-adjudicatory, informal nonpublic investigation for the purpose of determining whether formal enforcement action should be instituted with respect to alleged violations of law. See 43 CFR 3501.1
  • Investment manager: means any fiduciary who--

    (1) Has the power to manage, acquire or dispose of any asset of the plan,

    (2) Is:

    (i) Registered as an investment adviser under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 (15 U. See 29 CFR 2584.8477(e)-6

  • Investment quality: means a determination made by the Bank with respect to a security or obligation that, based on documented analysis, including consideration of the sources for repayment on the security or obligation:

    (1) There is adequate financial backing so that full and timely payment of principal and interest on such security or obligation is expected. See 41 CFR 302-5.11

  • IPD-GDP: means the Implicit Price Deflator, Gross Domestic Product, as published in the most recent edition of the Survey of Current Business of the Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Item: Any commodity, software, or technology. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Item: Any raw, in process, or manufactured material, article, commodity, supply, equipment, component, accessory, part, assembly, or product of any kind, technical information, process, or service. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Job offer: means the offer made by an employer or potential employer of H-2A workers to eligible workers describing all the material terms and conditions of employment, including those relating to wages, working conditions, and other benefits. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Job opportunity: Full-time employment at a place in the U. See 29 CFR 501.3
  • Job opportunity: means a job opening for temporary, full-time employment at a place in the U. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Job order: The document containing the material terms and conditions of employment that is posted by the SWA on its inter- and intra-state job clearance systems based on the employer's Form ETA-790, as submitted to the SWA. See 29 CFR 501.3
  • kind of livestock: means species of domestic livestock--cattle, sheep, horses, burros, and goats. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Knowing and willful: means that a violation is knowingly and willfully committed if it constitutes the voluntary or conscious performance of an act which is prohibited or the voluntary or conscious failure to perform an act or duty that is required. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Known mineral values: means mineral rights in lands containing geologic formations that are valuable in the monetary sense for exploring, developing, or producing natural mineral deposits. See 43 CFR 2720.0-5
  • Laboratories: Laboratories of the Cotton Division that perform the fiber and processing tests described in this subpart. See 7 CFR 28.950
  • Land use authorization: means any authorization to use the public lands issued under this part. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Land use plan: means a resource management plan, developed under the provisions of 43 CFR part 1600, or a management framework plan. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Land use plan: means resource management plans or management framework plans prepared by the Bureau of Land Management pursuant to its land use planning system. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Land use proposal: means an informal statement, in writing, from any person to the authorized officer requesting consideration of a specified use of the public lands. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Large plant: An alcohol fuel plant that produces (including receives) more than 500,000 proof gallons of spirits per calendar year. See 27 CFR 19.662
  • Lease: means a Federal lease issued under the mineral leasing laws, which grants the exclusive right to explore for and extract a designated mineral. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Lease: means an authorization to possess and use public lands for a fixed period of time. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Lease bond: means the bond or equivalent security given to the Department to assure performance of all obligations associated with all lease terms and conditions. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Leasing Act: when used in this part, refers to the "mineral leasing laws" as defined in section 11 of the Act of August 13, 1954 (68 Stat 708). See 43 CFR 3740.0-1
  • Lessee: means any person, partnership, association, corporation or municipality that holds a mineral lease, through issuance or assignment, in whole or part, which lease is subject to the provisions of this part. See 43 CFR 3590.0-5
  • License: A license issued under the act by the Secretary. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • License: means a license issued under the Act by DACO. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Licensed cottonseed chemist: A person licensed under the act by the Secretary to make quantitative and qualitative chemical analyses of samples of cottonseed according to the methods prescribed by the Science Division Director of the Agricultural Marketing Service and to certificate the grade according to the official cottonseed standards of the United States. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Licensed cottonseed sampler: A person licensed by the Secretary to draw and to certificate the authenticity of samples of cottonseed in accordance with the regulations in this subpart. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Licensed health care professional: A physician, nurse, emergency medical technician, or other qualified individual, licensed or certified by a State to provide medical treatment. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Licensed sampler: means any person who is authorized by the Secretary to draw samples of processed products for inspection service, to inspect for identification and condition of containers in a lot, and may, when authorized by the Administrator, perform related services under the act and the regulations in this part. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Licensing agreement: means the document and any amendment or addenda to such agreement executed by the warehouse operator and FSA specifying licensing terms and conditions specific to the warehouse operator and the agricultural product licensed to be stored. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Limited permit: A document in which an inspector or a person operating under a compliance agreement affirms that the regulated article identified on the document is eligible for interstate movement in accordance with §301. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • line pipe: means a tube, usually cylindrical, through which a hazardous liquid or carbon dioxide flows from one point to another. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Lining-out stock: Includes all plant material coming from propagating houses, beds, or frames, and young material such as seedlings rooted or unrooted cuttings, grafts or layers, of suitable size to transplant either in the nursery row or in containers for "growing on. See 45 CFR 60.21
  • Liquid assets: means the following unpledged assets:

    (1) Cash on hand. See 43 CFR 2541.2

  • Liquidation: The act of selling security or EO property to close the loan when no further assistance will be given. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Liquidity needs: means the needs of credit unions primarily serving natural persons for:

    (1) Short-term adjustment credit available to assist in meeting temporary requirements for funds or to cushion more persistent outflows of funds pending an orderly adjustment of credit union assets and liabilities. See 43 CFR 2541.2

  • Liquids unloading: means the removal of an accumulation of liquid hydrocarbons or water from the wellbore of a completed gas well. See 43 CFR 3179.3
  • Livestock: Bovine, ovine, porcine, caprine, bison or class of Osteichthyes. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Livestock carrying capacity: means the maximum stocking rate possible without inducing damage to vegetation or related resources. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Livestock Price Reinsurance Agreement: means a cooperative financial assistance agreement between FCIC and an insurance provider to deliver eligible livestock price insurance contracts under the authority of the Act and establishes the terms and conditions under which FCIC will provide subsidy and reinsurance on eligible livestock price insurance policies sold. See 27 CFR 19.489
  • living in the same household: as used in this subpart , means that a husband and wife were customarily living together as husband and wife in the same place. See 20 CFR 725.232
  • LNG: means natural gas or synthetic gas having methane (CH49 CFR 193.2007
  • LNG facility: means a pipeline facility that is used for liquefying natural gas or synthetic gas or transferring, storing, or vaporizing liquefied natural gas. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • LNG plant: means an LNG facility or system of LNG facilities functioning as a unit. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Load: Those animals, birds, or animal germ plasm, presented for importation into the United States in a single shipment, that originate from one address, are destined for one address, and require one entry permit or authorization. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Loan: means a Federal loan or loan guarantee received or administered by a non-Federal entity, except as used in the definition of Program income. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Loan Agreement: means a written agreement between a Borrower and an Eligible Lender containing the terms and conditions under which the Eligible Lender will make a loan or loans to the Borrower for an Eligible Project. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Loan Agreement: The signed agreement between Rural Development and the intermediary setting forth the terms and conditions of the loan. See 25 CFR 170.452
  • loan guarantee: means any Federal Government guarantee, insurance, or other pledge with respect to the payment of all or a part of the principal or interest on any debt obligation of a non-Federal borrower to a non-Federal lender, but does not include the insurance of deposits, shares, or other withdrawable accounts in financial institutions. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Loan Guarantee Agreement: means a written agreement that, when entered into by DOE and a Borrower, and, if applicable, an Eligible Lender, establishes the obligation of DOE to guarantee the payment of all or a portion of the principal of, and interest on, specified Guaranteed Obligations, subject to the terms and conditions specified in the Loan Guarantee Agreement. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Loans to individuals: Farm Ownership (FO), Soil and Water (SW), Recreation (RL), Special Livestock (SL), Economic Opportunity (EO), Operating (OL), Emergency (EM), Economic Emergency (EE), Softwood Timber (ST), and Rural Housing loans for farm service buildings (RHF), whether to individuals or entities, referred to in this subpart as Farmer Programs (FP) loans. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Loans to individuals: Farmer Program loans, as defined above, whether to individuals or entities. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Loans to organizations: Community Facility (CF). See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Loans to organizations: Community Facility (CF), Water and Waste Disposal (WWD), Association Recreation, Watershed (WS), Resource Conservation and Development (RC&D), loans to associations for Irrigation and Drainage and other Soil and Water Conservation measures, loans to Indian Tribes and Tribal Corporations, Shift-in-Land-Use (Grazing Associations) Business and Industrial (B&I) to both individuals and groups, Rural Development Loan Fund (RDLF), Intermediary Relending Program (IRP), Nonprofit National Corporation (NNC), Economic Opportunity Cooperative (EOC), Rural Housing Site (RHS), Rural Cooperative Housing (RCH), and Rural Rental Housing (RRH) and Labor Housing (LH) to both individuals and groups. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Local Applicant: means a CAA or other public or non profit entity unit of general purpose local government. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Local educational agency: means a public board of education or other public or private nonprofit authority legally constituted within a State for either administrative control or direction of, or to perform a service function for, public or private nonprofit elementary schools or secondary schools in a city, county, township, school district, or other political subdivision of a State, or for a combination of school districts or counties that is recognized in a State as an administrative agency for its public or private nonprofit elementary schools or secondary schools. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Local government: means a:

    (1) County. See 30 CFR 57.14206

  • Location fee: means the one-time fee that 30 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Long-term wet lease: means a lease by which the lessor provides both an aircraft and crew dedicated to a particular route(s), and which either:

    (1) Lasts more than 60 days. See 43 CFR 3471.3-1

  • Longwood: All logs that are not shortwood, i. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Lot: That parcel or quantity of cottonseed offered for sale or tendered for delivery or delivered on a sale or contract of sale, in freight cars, trucks, wagons, or otherwise in the quantities and within the time limits prescribed from time to time by the Director for the drawing and preparation of official samples by licensed cottonseed samplers. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Lot: means the food produced during a period of time and identified by an establishment's specific code. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • Lot: Lot means any number of containers of the same size and type which contain a processed product of the same type and style located in the same warehouse or conveyance, and which is available for inspection service at any time: Provided, that the number of containers comprising lot may not exceed the maximum number specified in the sampling plans in §52. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Lot inspection: means the inspection and grading of specific lots of processed fruits and vegetables which are located in plant warehouses, commercial storage, railway cars, trucks, or any other conveyance or storage facility. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Low income: An adjusted annual income that does not exceed the "lower" income limit according to size of household as established by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the county or Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) where the property is located. See 25 CFR 166.408
  • Low income: means that income in relation to family size which:

    (1) At or below 200 percent of the poverty level determined in accordance with criteria established by the Director of the Office of Management and Budget, except that the Secretary may establish a higher level if the Secretary, after consulting with the Secretary of Agriculture and the Secretary of Health and Human Services, determines that such a higher level is necessary to carry out the purposes of this part and is consistent with the eligibility criteria established for the weatherization program under Section 222(a)(12) of the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4

  • Low-income: The level of income of a person or family which is at or below the Poverty Guidelines as defined in section 673(2) of the Community Services Block Grant Act (42 U. See 25 CFR 170.452
  • Magazine: means an enclosure designed to protect certain goods of Class 1 (explosive) materials from damage by other cargo and adverse weather conditions during loading, unloading, and when in transit. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Magnuson Act: means the Magnuson Fishery Conservation and Management Act, as amended, 16 U. See 41 CFR 102-42.130
  • Maintain: includes collect, use, disseminate, or control. See 41 CFR 301-71.201
  • Maintenance fee: means the initial or annual fee that 30 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Major defect: A defect that materially affects, or is likely to materially affect, the usability of the container for its intended purpose. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Major Disaster: A flood, fire, hurricane, earthquake, storm, or other catastrophe defined as a "major disaster" under the Disaster Relief Act (42 U. See 27 CFR 70.601
  • Major program: means a Federal program determined by the auditor to be a major program in accordance with §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Management decision: means the evaluation by the Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity of the audit findings and corrective action plan and the issuance of a written decision to the auditee as to what corrective action is necessary. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Management overhead costs: means Federal expenditures associated with a particular Federal agency's directorate. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Management policies: means policies of a credit union with respect to membership, shares, deposits, dividends, interest rates, lending, investing, borrowing, safeguarding of assets, hiring, training and supervision of employees, and general operating and control practices and procedures. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Manner and degree: means that existing operations will be defined geographically by the area of active development and the logical adjacent (not necessarily contiguous) continuation of the existing activity, and not necessarily by the boundary of a particular, claim or lease, and in some cases a change in the kind of activity if the impacts from the continuation and change of activity are not of a significantly different kind than the existing impacts. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • Manufacturer: means the last facility, as that word is defined in §1. See 21 CFR 1.276
  • Market value: The most probable price which property should bring, as of a specific date, in a competitive and open market, assuming the buyer and seller are prudent and knowledgeable, and the price is not affected by undue stimulus such as forced sale or loan interest subsidy. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Market value: The most probable price which property should bring, as of a specific date, in a competitive and open market, assuming the buyer and seller are prudent and knowledgeable, and the price is not affected by undue stimulus such as forced sale or loan interest subsidy. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Marketing area: means a geographical area within the flue-cured tobacco production area specified by the Secretary each year on the basis of his determination that significant quantities of tobacco produced in such area are ready for marketing. See 7 CFR 70.25
  • Marketing Services Office: A facility of the Cotton Division established under the Act at any point. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Maturity: means the date on which the loan indebtedness would be extinguished if paid in accordance with periodic payments provided for in the loan. See 24 CFR 232.800
  • Maturity: means the date on which the loan indebtedness would be extinguished if paid in accordance with periodic payments provided for in the loan. See 24 CFR 241.800
  • May: means is permitted to or is authorized to. See 49 CFR 193.2009
  • May: means an option. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • May not: means is not permitted to or is not authorized to. See 49 CFR 193.2009
  • Meal: means a lunch or meal supplement or a breakfast which meets the applicable requirements prescribed in §§210. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Meaningful opportunity to contest: means the opportunity for the insured to resolve disagreements with a decision by the insurance provider through requesting a review of the decision by the insurance provider, mediation, arbitration, or judicial review, as applicable. See 27 CFR 19.489
  • Mechanical transport: means any vehicle, device, or contrivance for moving people or material in or over land, water, snow, or air that has moving parts. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • Mechanically separated meat: A finely comminuted product resulting from the mechanical separation and removal of most of the bone from attached skeletal muscle of bovine carcasses that meets the FSIS specifications contained in 9 CFR 319. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Medicaid: means the State medical assistance program under title XIX of the Social Security Act (42 U. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Medical emergency: A situation that requires immediate medical treatment or first aid to treat possible symptoms of pesticide poisoning or exposure. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Medium plant: An alcohol fuel plant that produces (including receives) more than 10,000 but not more than 500,000 proof gallons of spirits per calendar year. See 27 CFR 19.662
  • Member: means an entity (U. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3
  • Member: means a Member of Congress. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Member: means a Regular or Agent member of the Facility, unless the context indicates otherwise. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Member natural person credit union: means a natural person credit union which is a member of an Agent or of any corporate credit union in an Agent group. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Metric ton: means a unit of measure that equals 2,204. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • Micro-purchase: means a purchase of supplies or services using simplified acquisition procedures, the aggregate amount of which does not exceed the micro-purchase threshold. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Microburst wind: A violently descending column of air associated with a thunderstorm which causes straight-line wind damage. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Micronaire determination: The measure of the fiber fineness and maturity of cotton, in combination, in terms of Micronaire readings as determined by an authorized employee of the Department in accordance with the official cotton standards of the United States for fiber fineness and maturity. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Microwave: means communication uses that:

    (i) Provide long-line intrastate and interstate public telephone, television, and data transmissions. See 43 CFR 2801.5

  • Migrant child: means a child identified as meeting the definition of migrant in section 1309 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (20 U. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Milk: means pasteurized fluid types of unflavored or flavored whole milk, lowfat milk, skim milk, or cultured buttermilk which meet State and local standards for such milk except that, in the meal pattern for infants (0 to 1 year of age) milk means unflavored types of whole fluid milk or an equivalent quantity of reconstituted evaporated milk which meet such standards. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Mineral Leasing Acts: means the Mineral Leasing Act of [February 25,] 1920, as amended (30 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Mineral materials: means those materials that--

    (a) BLM may sell under the Mineral Materials Act of July 31, 1947 (30 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5

  • Minimum initial unit obligation: means the requirement to complete at least one unit well within the timeframe specified in the unit agreement. See 43 CFR 3280.2
  • Mining claim: means any unpatented mining claim, millsite, or tunnel site authorized by the U. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • Mining laws: means all laws that apply to mining of locatable minerals on public lands and which make public lands available for development of locatable minerals. See 43 CFR 3715.0-5
  • Mining operations: means all functions, work, facilities, and activities in connection with the prospecting, development, extraction, and processing of mineral deposits and all uses reasonably incident thereto including the construction and maintenance of means of access to and across lands subject to these regulations, whether the operations take place on or off the claim. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • Mixed facility: means a partly DOE-owned and partly contractor-owned facility. See 41 CFR 109-50.401
  • Mixed-type facility: means an establishment that engages in both activities that are exempt from registration under section 415 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and activities that require the establishment to be registered. See 21 CFR 1.227
  • mixture: means seeds consisting of more than one kind or variety, each present in excess of 5 percent of the whole. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • MMPA: means the Marine Mammal Protection Act, as amended, 16 U. See 41 CFR 102-42.130
  • MMS: means the Minerals Management Service. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Mobile home: Any vehicle, other than a recreational vehicle, designed to serve, when parked, as a dwelling or place of business. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • mobile home: includes a manufactured home as that term is used in the NFIP. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Monitoring: means those actions the Federal government performs to ensure compliance with the terms, conditions, and stipulations of a grant. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Monitoring: means the periodic observation and orderly collection of data to evaluate:

    (1) Effects of management actions. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5

  • Monitoring: means those actions, subject to §2886. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Mortgage: Includes real estate mortgage, deed of trust or any other form of security instrument or lien on real property. See 25 CFR 170.122
  • Motorized equipment: means any machine that uses or is activated by a motor, engine, or other power source. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • moved: shall be construed in accordance with this definition. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Multiple Family Housing: RHS RRH loans, RCH loans, LH loans and grants, and RHS loans. See 25 CFR 162.361
  • Must: means a legal obligation. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • NACARA: means the Nicaraguan Adjustment and Central American Relief Act (NACARA), enacted as title II of Pub. See 27 CFR 70.101
  • NAO: means the National Appeals Office, an adjudicatory body within the Office of Management and Budget, National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce. See 41 CFR 102-42.155
  • NAO case record: means the agency record and all additional documents and other materials related to an appeal and maintained by NAO in a case file. See 41 CFR 102-42.155
  • National accrediting organization: means an organization that accredits provider or supplier entities under a specific program and whose accredited provider or supplier entities under each program are widely dispersed geographically across the United States. See 42 CFR 488.1005
  • National defense: Programs for military and energy production or construction, military or critical infrastructure assistance to any foreign nation, homeland security, stockpiling, space, and any directly related activity. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • National Forest Wilderness: means an area or part of an area of National Forest lands designated by the Wilderness Act as a wilderness area within the National Wilderness Preservation System. See 43 CFR 3823.0-5
  • Natural person credit union: means a Federal or state-chartered credit union primarily serving natural persons. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • NBA Notice Date: means the date on which FHFA receives a new business activity notice. See 41 CFR 302-6.5
  • NCP Program: means a program under which FNS and private processors of food may enter into agreements under which the processor will process and distribute designated donated food to eligible recipient agencies. See 26 CFR 1.40-1
  • NCUA: means the National Credit Union Administration. See 43 CFR 2547.6
  • Negotiated sale: A sale in which there is a bargaining of price and/or terms. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • NEPA: means the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969. See 43 CFR 3507.11
  • NEPA: means the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (42 U. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Net capacity factor: means the average operational time divided by the average potential operational time of a solar or wind energy development, multiplied by the current technology efficiency rates. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Net earnings: means net earnings after deducting expenses relating to section 10(j) of the Act (Affordable Housing Program) and operating expenses, but without reduction for chargeoffs and payments to fund interest payments on obligations. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • New or Significantly Improved Technology: means a technology, or a defined suite of technologies, concerned with the production, consumption, or transportation of energy and that is not a Commercial Technology, and that has either:

    (1) Only recently been developed, discovered, or learned. See 41 CFR 101-28.203

  • Newcastle disease: Newcastle disease is an acute, rapidly spreading, and usually fatal viral infection of poultry caused by an avian paramyxovirus serotype 1 that meets one of the following criteria for virulence: The virus has an intracerebral pathogenicity index (ICPI) in day-old chicks (Gallus gallus) of 0. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Newly constructed dwelling: One which:

    (1) Is financed with a section 502 insured loan. See 25 CFR 162.372

  • NFIP: means the National Flood Insurance Program authorized under the Act. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • No longer in its natural state: means that an article of food has been made from one or more ingredients or synthesized, prepared, treated, modified, or manipulated. See 21 CFR 1.276
  • No-activity zone: means the two geographic areas delineated by the Department of the Interior in stipulations for OCS lease sale 112 over and surrounding the East and West Flower Garden Banks, and the geographic area delineated by the Department of the Interior in stipulations for OCS lease sale 171 over and surrounding Stetson Bank, as areas in which activities associated with exploration for, development of, or production of hydrocarbons are prohibited. See 15 CFR 922.121
  • Non-controlled countries: Any country not defined as a controlled country by this section. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • non-functioning county or statistical equivalent: means a sub-state entity that does not function as an active general-purpose governmental unit. See 44 CFR 7.946
  • Non-public information: has the meaning set forth in §1214. See 41 CFR 302-4.702
  • Non-structural defect: A construction defect which does not affect the overall useful life, habitability, or structural integrity of the dwelling or unit. See 25 CFR 162.372
  • Noncompetitive: means solicitation of a proposal from only one source, or after solicitation of a number of sources, negotiation with selected sources based on a finding that competition is inadequate. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Nondiscriminatory: means that the plan, contract or arrangement applies to all employees of a federally insured credit union who meet reasonable and customary eligibility requirements applicable to all employees, such as minimum length of service requirements. See 43 CFR 2547.6
  • Nonfederally insured credit union: as used in this part means a credit union with either no account insurance or with primary account insurance provided by some entity other than the National Credit Union Administration. See 43 CFR 2544.2
  • Nonindustrial use: A proprietor who pays tax on a deferred basis under §19. See 27 CFR 19.151
  • Nonprofit: means exempt from income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Nonprofit organization: means any corporation, trust, association, cooperative, or other organization, not including IHEs, that:

    (1) Is operated primarily for scientific, educational, service, charitable, or similar purposes in the public interest. See 45 CFR 75.2

  • Nonrecoverable cost: is a contractual or noncontractual program loan cost expense not chargeable to a borrower, property account, or part of the loan subsidy. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Nonstandard housing: Nonstandard housing is individual housing not normally available at an APHIS animal import center, any housing constructed or purchased at the request of the importer, any housing with blinds, dense foliage, or plants, and any housing where the temperature can be adjusted. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Nontransporter: means a person who owns food or who holds, manufactures, processes, packs, imports, receives, or distributes food for purposes other than transportation. See 21 CFR 1.328
  • Nontransporter immediate previous source: means a person that last had food before transferring it to another nontransporter. See 21 CFR 1.328
  • Nontransporter immediate subsequent recipient: means a nontransporter that acquires food from another nontransporter. See 21 CFR 1.328
  • Normal income security: All security not considered basic security, including crops, livestock, poultry products, Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service payments and Commodity Credit Corporation payments, and other property covered by Farmers Home Administration or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 liens that is sold in conjunction with the operation of a farm or other business, but shall not include any equipment (including fixtures in States that have adopted the Uniform Commercial Code), or foundation herd or flock. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • 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
  • Nursery-propagated: Reproduced and grown under cultivation, including reproduced and grown under cultivation from plants, seeds or cuttings lawfully collected from the wild state. See 45 CFR 60.21
  • Obligations: means bonds issued by the Funding Corporation under section 21B(f) of the Act. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Obligations: means the amount of orders placed, contracts and grants awarded, services received and similar transactions during a given period that require payment by the recipient during the same or a future period. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • obligations: means orders placed for property and services, contracts and subawards made, and similar transactions during a given period that require payment by the non-Federal entity during the same or a future period. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Occupancy: means full or part-time residence on the public lands. See 43 CFR 3715.0-5
  • Off-road vehicle: means any motorized vehicle capable of, or designed for, travel on or immediately over land, water, or other natural terrain, excluding:

    (1) Any nonamphibious registered motorboat. See 43 CFR 8340.0-5

  • off-type: means a plant or seed which deviates in one or more characteristics from that which has been described in accordance with §201. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Office: means the central and regional offices of the Office of Personnel Management. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Office: means the premises of an institution where retail deposits are accepted from the public. See 42 CFR 486.306
  • Office account: Office account means an account established for the purposes of supporting the activities of a Federal or State officeholder which contains campaign funds and funds donated, but does not include an account used exclusively for funds appropriated by Congress, a State legislature, or another similar public appropriating body, or an account of the officeholder which contains only the personal funds of the officeholder. See 41 CFR 109-45.303
  • Official action: An action taken by the Department of Commerce under the authority of the Defense Production Act, the Selective Service Act and related statutes, and this part. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Official Journal: The "Official Journal of the Plant Variety Protection Office. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Official sample: A specimen of cottonseed drawn and prepared by a licensed cottonseed sampler and certified by him as representative of a certain identified lot, in accordance with the regulations in this subpart. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Official Standards of the United States: means the standards of the quality or condition for an agricultural product, fixed and established under (7 U. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • OGC: means the Office of the General Counsel, including the regional attorney or attorney in charge serving the State in which the RHS project is located. See 25 CFR 162.209
  • OGC: The Office of the General Counsel, U. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • OHA document: The self-inspection checklist portion of USDA-APHIS Program Aid Number 2065, "Don't Move Gypsy Moth" completed and signed by the owner of an outdoor household article (OHA) affirming that the owner has inspected the OHA for life stages of gypsy moth in accordance with the procedures in the program aid. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Oil: means a mixture of hydrocarbons that exists in the liquid phase at the temperature and pressure at which it is measured. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Oil or gas: means oil, natural gas, synthetic liquid or gaseous fuels, or any refined product produced from them. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Oil shale: means a fine-grained sedimentary rock containing:

    (1) Organic matter which was derived chiefly from aquatic organisms or waxy spores or pollen grains, which is only slightly soluble in ordinary petroleum solvents, and of which a large proportion is distillable into synthetic petroleum. See 43 CFR 3900.2

  • OMB: means the Office of Management and Budget in the Executive Office of the President. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • On-line sampling: The random selection of samples from a production line. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • One-half reduced annuity: means the recurring payments under FERS received by a retiree who has elected one-half of the full reduction in his or her annuity to provide a partial current spouse annuity or a partial former spouse annuity or annuities. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • ONRR: means the Office of Natural Resources Revenue, U. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Open to mineral entry: means that the land is open to the location of mining claims or sites under the General Mining Law. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Open window: means the period during each reverse auction, as specified in an associated solicitation, during which DOE accepts bids for production incentives under this part. See 41 CFR 101-26.801
  • Operating carrier: means the carrier that is operating the aircraft in a code-sharing arrangement or long-term wet lease. See 43 CFR 3471.3-1
  • Operating day: means a day that reimbursable meals are offered to eligible students under the National School Lunch Program or School Breakfast Program. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Operation: means the automated processing of data used in the administration of State plans for titles I, IV-A, IV-B, IV-D, IV-E, X, XIV, XVI(AABD), XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Operator: means a person who owns or operates an LNG facility. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Operator: means a person who owns or operates pipeline facilities. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Operator: The operator responsible for the day-to-day operations of a facility. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Operator: means a person conducting or proposing to conduct mining operations. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • Operator: The person who is primarily responsible for carrying out the weather modification activity. See 41 CFR 102-72.69
  • Operator: means any owner or operator. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Operator: means anyone authorized to conduct operations pursuant to the regulations in this part. See 43 CFR 3590.0-5
  • Oppressive child labor: means employment of a minor in an occupation for which he does not meet the minimum age standards of the Act, as set forth in §570. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • Oppressive child labor age: means an age below the minimum age established under the Act for the occupation in which a minor is employed or in which his employment is contemplated. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • OPS: means the Office of Pipeline Safety, which is part of the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Order for service: means a document authorizing you to transport an individual shipper's household goods. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Organ: means a human kidney, liver, heart, lung, pancreas, or intestine (or multivisceral organs when transplanted at the same time as an intestine). See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Organization: Any of the following entities which are legally authorized to work in designated counties and/or colonias and are:

    (1) A State, State agency, or unit of general local government or. See 25 CFR 162.560

  • Organization: (1) Public or private nonprofit corporations, agencies, institutions, Indian tribes, and other associations. See 25 CFR 166.218
  • Organization: An organization is defined as one of the following:

    (1) A State, commonwealth, trust territory, other political subdivision, or public nonprofit corporation authorized to receive and administer HPG funds. See 25 CFR 166.408

  • Origin airport code: This code represents the industry designator as described in the appendix to §217. See 43 CFR 3430.2
  • Origin inspection: An inspection made at any location where the filled containers are examined prior to shipment or transfer to the purchaser. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Origin year: means the specific Federal fiscal year during which the annual grant funds were appropriated. See 24 CFR 570.481
  • our: means the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Outdoor household articles: Articles associated with a household that have been kept outside the home such as awnings, barbecue grills, bicycles, boats, dog houses, firewood, garden tools, hauling trailers, outdoor furniture and toys, recreational vehicles and associated equipment, and tents. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Overcrowding: Guidance is provided at 7 CFR 3560. See 25 CFR 166.408
  • overpayment: includes :

    (1) Payment where no amount is payable under this part;

    (2) Payment in excess of the amount payable under this part;

    (3) A payment under this part which has not been reduced by the amounts required by the Act (see §725. See 20 CFR 725.540

  • Oversight agency for audit: means the Federal awarding agency that provides the predominant amount of funding directly to a non-Federal entity not assigned a cognizant agency for audit. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Owner: A breeder who developed or discovered and developed a variety for which plant variety protection may be applied for under the Act, or a person to whom the rights to such variety have been assigned or transferred. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Owner: A person who, by reason of a proprietary interest in the article, furnished the amount claimed to the claimant for the purpose of paying the tax. See 27 CFR 70.501
  • Owner: An individual or an entity which owned the farm but who may or may not have been operating the farm at the time the farm was taken into inventory. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Owner: Person who owns, controls, or has the disposition of any cotton. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Owner: Person who through financial interest, owns, controls, or has the disposition either of cotton or of samples. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Packager: Any eligible organization which is reimbursed with Housing Application Packaging Grants (HAPG) funds. See 25 CFR 162.560
  • Packing: means placing food into a container other than packaging the food and also includes re-packing and activities performed incidental to packing or re-packing a food (e. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • Packing: means placing food into a container other than packaging the food and also includes re-packing and activities performed incidental to packing or re-packing a food (e. See 21 CFR 1.227
  • Packing: means placing food into a container other than packaging the food and also includes re-packing and activities performed incidental to packing or re-packing a food (e. See 21 CFR 1.328
  • Packing plant: means the premises, buildings, structures, and equipment including but not limited to, machines, utensils, fixtures, employed or used with respect to preparation and packing the product. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Paid-in and unimpaired capital and surplus: means shares and deposits plus post-closing, undivided earnings. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Parent: means a child's biological or adoptive parent. See 45 CFR 46.402
  • Participant: means a Person or Enterprise that maintains a Participant's Securities Account with a Federal Reserve Bank. See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • Participant support costs: means direct costs for items such as stipends or subsistence allowances, travel allowances, and registration fees paid to or on behalf of participants or trainees (but not employees) in connection with conferences, or training projects. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Participating area: That part of a unit area which is considered reasonably proven to be productive of unitized substances in paying quantities or which is necessary for unit operations and to which production is allocated in the manner prescribed in the unit agreement. See 43 CFR 3180.0-5
  • Participating area: means that part of the unit area that BLM deems to be productive from a horizon or deposit, and to which production would be allocated in the manner described in the unit agreement, assuming that all lands are committed to the unit agreement. See 43 CFR 3280.2
  • Participating financial institution: means a member or housing associate of a Bank that is authorized to sell, credit enhance, or service mortgage loans to or for its own Bank through an AMA program, or a member or housing associate of another Bank that has been authorized to sell, credit enhance, or service mortgage loans to or for the other Bank pursuant to an agreement between the Bank acquiring the AMA product and the Bank of which the selling institution is a member or housing associate. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • Parties: Includes the Administrator or cooperating State agencies who institute proceedings against whom such proceedings are instituted, under §110. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Party: BIS and any person named as a respondent under this part. See 41 CFR 102-40.25
  • Party: means a person, other than a holder, authorized to act under the terms of a special permit. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Party: means a person who files a petition for appeal with NAO and an office that issued the IAD if that office participates in the NAO appeal. See 41 CFR 102-42.155
  • Passenger compartment: Every motor vehicle transporting passengers, other than a bus, shall have a passenger compartment meeting the following requirements:

    (A) Floors. See 29 CFR 500.105

  • Pathogen: means a microorganism of public health significance. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • 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
  • 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
  • Performance and reclamation bond: means the document provided by the holder of a right-of-way grant or lease that provides the appropriate financial guarantees, including cash, to cover potential liabilities or specific requirements identified by the BLM for the construction, operation, decommissioning, and reclamation of an authorized right-of-way on public lands. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Performance reports: Any performance report required of a discretionary assistance recipient shall be submitted in the form specified in this subpart, in the award document, or (if the report relates to a specific competition for an assistance award) in a form specified in a Notice published in the 24 CFR 570.400
  • Period of performance: means the time during which the non-Federal entity may incur new obligations to carry out the work authorized under the Federal award. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Perishable food: means food that is not heat-treated. See 21 CFR 1.377
  • Permanent structure: means a structure fixed to the ground by any of the various types of foundations, slabs, piers, poles, or other means allowed by building codes. See 43 CFR 3715.0-5
  • Permission: means the agreement of parent(s) or guardian to the participation of their child or ward in research. See 45 CFR 46.402
  • Permit: The document issued pursuant to 26 U. See 27 CFR 19.662
  • Permit: means a short-term revocable authorization to use public lands for specified purposes. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Permit: means authorization in writing by the authorized officer. See 43 CFR 9212.0-5
  • Permittee: means any person, partnership, association, corporation or municipality that holds a mineral prospecting permit, through issuance, or assignment, in whole or part, which permit is subject to the provisions of this part. See 43 CFR 3590.0-5
  • Person: means a person as set forth in 1 U. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Person: An individual, partnership, corporation, association, government agency, or other business or governmental entity. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • person: includes a partnership, corporation, company, society, association, receiver, or trustee;

    (c) Secretary. See 7 CFR 201.2

  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, association, firm, partnership, society, joint stock company, or any other legal entity. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Person: means any natural person or any legally constituted entity, including a state or local government, tribe, corporation, company, voluntary association, partnership, limited liability company, joint venture, and trust. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Person: means any individual, firm, joint venture, partnership, corporation, association, State, municipality, cooperative association, or joint stock association, and includes any trustee, receiver, assignee, or personal representative thereof. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Person: means an individual who is a resident of the United States. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3
  • Person: means an individual, firm, copartnership, corporation, company, association, or joint-stock association (including any trustee, receiver, assignee, or similar representative). See 49 CFR 105.5
  • person: refers to an individual, corporation, partnership, or other entity with a legally independent existence. See 42 CFR 493.1365
  • Person: means any person or entity legally capable of conveying and holding lands or interests therein, under the laws of the State within which the lands or interests therein are located, who is a citizen of the United States, or in the case of a corporation, is subject to the laws of any State or of the United States. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Person: An individual, a trust, estate, partnership, association, company, or corporation. See 27 CFR 70.501
  • Person: An individual, corporation, partnership, trust, association, or any other public or private entity, or any officer, employee, or agent thereof. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Person: means an individual, firm, copartnership, corporation, company, association, or joint-stock association (including any trustee, receiver, assignee, or similar representative). See 49 CFR 107.1
  • person: includes any individual, partnership, association, corporation, cooperative, joint stock company, trust, or other organization with legal rights and duties. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, association, firm, partnership, society, joint stock company, or other form of organization. See 37 CFR 1.71
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, association, firm, partnership, society, joint stock company, any State or local government or any agency thereof, or any other organization, whether commercial or nonprofit, except where acting solely as an employee, agent, or independent contractor of the Federal government. See 41 CFR 102-72.69
  • Person: means individuals, corporations, companies, associations, firms, partnerships, societies or joint stock companies. See 43 CFR 9212.0-5
  • Person: means any individual, partnership, association, business trust, corporation, any organized group of persons (whether incorporated or not), the United States (including, but not limited to, any corporate agencies thereof), and any State, county, or municipal government, any common carrier, and any authorized agent of any of the foregoing. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, association, firm, partnership, society, or other legal entity. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Person: Any individual, partnership, corporation, company, society, association, or other organized group. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, partnership, association, or any other organized group of persons, or legal successor or representative thereof. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, society, association or other organized group. See 27 CFR 19.153
  • Person: includes individual, partnership, corporation, and association. See 21 CFR 1.328
  • Person: means an individual, partnership, association, corporation, estate, trust, or other legal entity, and wherever applicable, a State or political subdivision or agency of a State. See 27 CFR 19.489
  • Person: means any individual, partnership, association, business trust, corporation, any organized group of persons (whether incorporated or not), the United States (including, but not limited to, any corporate agencies thereof), any State, county, or municipal government, any common carrier, and any authorized agent of any of the foregoing. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Person: means any individual, firm, joint venture, partnership, corporation, association, State, municipality, cooperative association, or joint stock association, and includes any trustee, receiver, assignee, or personal representative thereof. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Person: Individual, association, partnership, or corporation. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Person: includes any individual, partnership, corporation, association, business trust, legal representative, or organized group of persons. See 29 CFR 580.1
  • Personal property: means property of any kind except real property. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Personal use: Only for personal consumption or display and not distributed further or sold. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Persons whose activities relate to weather modification: Persons engaged in weather modification activities or engaged in the distribution or sale of weather modification apparatus or materials known by them to be destined for use in weather modification activities. See 41 CFR 102-72.69
  • Persons with Disabilities: means any individual (1) who is a handicapped individual as defined in section 7(6) of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, (2) who is under a disability as defined in section 1614(a)(3)(A) or 223(d)(1) of the Social Security Act or in section 102(7) of the Developmental Disabilities Services and Facilities Construction Act, or (3) who is receiving benefits under chapter 11 or 15 of title 38, U. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Pet birds: Birds, except hatching eggs and ratites, that are imported or exported for the personal pleasure of their individual owners and are not intended for resale. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • PHMSA: means the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration of the United States Department of Transportation. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Phytosanitary certificate of inspection: A document relating to a regulated article, which is issued by a plant protection official of the country in which the regulated article was grown, which is issued not more than 15 days prior to shipment of the regulated article from the country in which grown, which is addressed to the plant protection service of the United States (Plant Protection and Quarantine), which contains a description of the regulated article intended to be imported into the United States, which certifies that the article has been thoroughly inspected, is believed to be free from injurious plant diseases, injurious insect pests, and other plant pests, and is otherwise believed to be eligible for importation pursuant to the current phytosanitary laws and regulations of the United States. See 27 CFR 19.153
  • Pink juice test: Determination of whether meat has been thoroughly cooked by observation of whether the flesh and juices have lost all red and pink color. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Pipeline: means a line crossing Federal lands for transportation of oil or gas. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • pipeline system: means all parts of a pipeline facility through which a hazardous liquid or carbon dioxide moves in transportation, including, but not limited to, line pipe, valves, and other appurtenances connected to line pipe, pumping units, fabricated assemblies associated with pumping units, metering and delivery stations and fabricated assemblies therein, and breakout tanks. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Pipeline system: means all facilities, whether or not located on Federal lands, used by a grant holder in connection with the construction, operation, maintenance, or termination of a pipeline. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Piping: means pipe, tubing, hoses, fittings, valves, pumps, connections, safety devices or related components for containing the flow of hazardous fluids. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Plan of development: means the document a unit operator submits to BLM defining how the unit operator will diligently pursue unit exploration and development to meet both initial and subsequent unit development and public interest obligations. See 43 CFR 3280.2
  • Plant: An alcohol fuel plant. See 27 CFR 19.662
  • Plant: means the premises, buildings, structure, and equipment (including, but not being limited to machines, utensils, vehicles, and fixtures located in or about the premises) used or employed in the preparation, processing, handling, transporting and storage of fruits and vegetables, or the processed products thereof. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Plant Protection and Quarantine: The organizational unit within the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 27 CFR 19.153
  • Policy: The Board's policy is to adjudicate impartially, thoroughly, and fairly all issues raised under this subpart. See 16 CFR 306.9
  • Pool: means a group of loans acquired under one or more loan funding commitments, contractual agreements, or similar arrangements. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • Population estimate: means a statistically developed calculation of the number of people living in a governmental unit to update the preceding census or earlier estimate. See 44 CFR 7.946
  • Port of arrival: Any place in the United States at which a product or article arrives, unless the product or article remains on the means of conveyance on which it arrived within the territorial limits of the United States. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Port of arrival: means the water, air, or land port at which the article of food is imported or offered for import into the United States. See 21 CFR 1.276
  • Port value: means the net amount of the exporter's sales price of the commodity to be exported under the financing agreement, (1) basis f. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Portable magazine: means a strong, closed, prefabricated, steel or wooden, closed box or container, other than a freight container, designed and used to handle Class 1 (explosive) materials either by hand or mechanical means. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Poultry: Chickens, turkeys, swans, partridges, guinea fowl, pea fowl. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Poultry: Chickens, doves, ducks, geese, grouse, guinea fowl, partridges, pea fowl, pheasants, pigeons, quail, swans, and turkeys. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • preference: means the total number of animal unit months on public lands apportioned and attached to base property owned or controlled by a permittee, lessee, or an applicant for a permit or lease. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Premises of origin: The premises where the flock of origin is kept. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Present value factor: means the amount of money (earning interest at an assumed rate) required at the time of annuity commencement to fund an annuity that starts at the rate of $1 a month and is payable in monthly installments for the annuitant's lifetime based on mortality rates for annuitants paid from the Civil Service Retirement and Disability Fund. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Presiding officer: Any individual designated in writing by the Administrator to preside at a proceeding conducted pursuant to §110. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Presiding Official: means the person who conducts any hearing relating to civil penalty assessments, compliance orders, orders directing amendment, safety orders, or corrective action orders and who has the duties and powers set forth in §190. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Primary container: The immediate container in which the product is packaged and which serves to protect, preserve, and maintain the condition of the product. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Primary position: means a position classified within the Customs and Border Protection Officer (GS-1895) job series (determined applying the criteria in effect as of September 1, 2007) or any successor position whose duties include the performance of work directly connected with activities relating to the arrival and departure of persons, conveyances, and merchandise at ports of entry. See 15 CFR 280.222
  • Prior approval: means written or electronic approval by an authorized official evidencing prior consent. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Prior lien: A security instrument (such as a mortgage or deed of trust) or a judgment which was of public record before the Rural Development security instrument(s) as well as real estate taxes or assessments which are or will become a lien against the property which is superior to Rural Development's security instrument(s). See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Priorities authority: The authority of the Department of Commerce, pursuant to Section 101 of the Defense Production Act, to require priority performance of contracts and orders for industrial resource items for use in approved programs. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Priority rating: An identifying code assigned by a Delegate Agency or authorized person placed on all rated orders and consisting of the rating symbol and the program identification symbol. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Prisoner: means any individual involuntarily confined or detained in a penal institution. See 45 CFR 46.303
  • Privacy Act: means the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended (5 U. See 41 CFR 301-71.201
  • Private entity: (1) This term means any entity other than a State, local government, Indian tribe, or foreign public entity. See 30 CFR 57.14206
  • Private maintenance: means the provision of proper care and humane treatment to excess wild horses and burros by qualified individuals under the terms and conditions specified in a Private Maintenance and Care Agreement. See 43 CFR 4700.0-5
  • private nonprofit organization: is a corporation which: is owned and controlled by private persons. See 25 CFR 162.209
  • Problem loan: A loan which is not performing according to its original terms and conditions or which is not expected in the future to perform according to those terms and conditions. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Processed product: means any fruit, vegetable, or other food product covered under the regulations in this part which has been preserved by any recognized commercial process, including, but not limited to canning, freezing, dehydrating, drying, the addition of chemical substances, or by fermentation. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Production: means oil or gas removed from a well bore and any products derived therefrom. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Production equipment: Any item of capital equipment used in producing materials or furnishing services that has a unit acquisition cost of $2,500 or more, an anticipated service life in excess of one year, and the potential for maintaining its integrity as a capital item. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Production facilities: means a lessee's or lease operator's pipes and equipment used on its oil and gas lease to aid in extracting, processing, and storing oil or gas. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Products: Includes all agricultural commodities and services within the scope of the Livestock and Seed Program This includes livestock, meat, meat products, seed, feedstuffs, as well as processes involving the production of these products, agricultural product data storage, product traceability and identification. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Program: means the appropriate technology small grants program. See 41 CFR 101-26.803-4
  • program: means all of the operations of--

    (1)(i) A department, agency, special purpose district, or other instrumentality of a State or of a local government. See 45 CFR 86.2

  • Program Allocation: means the base allocation plus formula allocation for each State. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Program identification symbols: Abbreviations used to indicate which approved program is supported by a rated order. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Program income: means gross income earned by the recipient that is directly generated by a supported activity or earned as a result of the award. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Program income: means gross income earned by the non-Federal entity that is directly generated by a supported activity or earned as a result of the Federal award during the period of performance except as provided in §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Program or activity: means all of the operations of any entity described in paragraphs (h)(1) through (4) of this section, any part of which is extended Federal financial assistance:

    (1)(i) A department, agency, special purpose district, or other instrumentality of a State or of a local government. See 45 CFR 1151.3

  • Program or activity: means all of the operations of--

    (1)(i) A department, agency, special purpose district, or other instrumentality of a State or of a local government. See 45 CFR 84.3

  • Program property: SFH and MFH inventory property that can be used to effectively carry out the objectives of their respective loan programs with financing through that program. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Program property: SFH and MFH inventory property that can be used to effectively carry out the objectives of their respective loan programs with financing through that program. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Program terms: Credit terms for SFH or MFH property sales, prescribed in Rural Development program regulations for its various loan programs. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Prohibited indemnification payment: means any payment or any agreement or arrangement to make any payment by any federally insured credit union for the benefit of any person who is or was an IAP of the federally insured credit union, to pay or reimburse such person for any civil money penalty, judgment, or other liability or legal expense resulting from any administrative or civil action instituted by NCUA or any appropriate state regulatory authority, in the case of a credit union or corporate credit union chartered by a state, that results in a final order or settlement pursuant to which such person:

    (i) Is assessed a civil money penalty. See 43 CFR 2547.6

  • Project: A related series of weather modification activities having a common objective. See 41 CFR 102-72.69
  • Project: means a defined set of information technology related tasks, undertaken by the State to improve the efficiency, economy and effectiveness of administration and/or operation of one or more of its human services programs. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Project costs: means all allowable costs, as set forth in the applicable Federal cost principles, incurred by a recipient and the value of the contributions made by third parties in accomplishing the objectives of the award during the project period. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Project costs: means total allowable costs incurred under a Federal award and all required cost sharing and voluntary committed cost sharing, including third-party contributions. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Project Sponsor: means any Person that assumes substantial responsibility for the development, financing, and structuring of an Eligible Project and, if not the Applicant, owns or controls, by itself and/or through individuals in common or affiliated business entities, a five percent or greater interest in the proposed Eligible Project, the Borrower or the Applicant. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Propagated: Reproduced from seeds, cuttings, callus or other plant tissue, spores or other propagules under a controlled environment that is intensely manipulated by human intervention for the purpose of producing selected species or hybrids. See 45 CFR 60.21
  • Proper BLM office: means the Bureau of Land Management office having jurisdiction over the lands under application or covered by a lease or exploration license and subject to the regulations in this part and in parts 3910 through 3930 of this chapter (see subpart 1821 of part 1820 of this chapter for a list of BLM state offices). See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Property: means real property and personal property (equipment, supplies, and intellectual property), unless otherwise stated. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Proponent: means any person who submits a land use proposal, either on his/her own initiative or in response to a notice for submission of such proposals. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Proprietary data: means information obtained from a lessee that constitutes trade secrets, or commercial or financial information that is privileged or confidential, or other information that may be withheld under the Freedom of Information Act (5 U. See 43 CFR 3190.0-5
  • Proprietary information: means trade secrets, or privileged or confidential commercial or financial information that, if shared among the Banks and the Office of Finance as provided under this part, would likely cause substantial competitive harm to the Bank to which the information pertains. See 41 CFR 302-4.702
  • Proprietor: The person qualified under this subpart to operate an alcohol fuel plant. See 27 CFR 19.662
  • Prospecting or exploration: means the search for mineral deposits by geological, geophysical, geochemical, or other techniques. See 43 CFR 3715.0-5
  • Prospective record owner: means a person who has a contract or other agreement to purchase a tract of land that is in non-Federal ownership with a reservation of minerals in the United States, or a person who is purchasing a tract of land under the provisions of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 or other laws authorizing the conveyance of Federal lands subject to the reservation of a mineral interest. See 43 CFR 2720.0-5
  • Provider: means a person authorized by DACO, as a disinterested third party, which maintains one or more confidential and secure electronic systems independent of any outside influence or bias in action or appearance. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Provider agreement: means the document and any amendment or addenda to such agreement executed by the provider and FSA that sets forth the provider's responsibilities concerning the provider's operation or maintenance of a CFS. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Public airport: means an airport open to use by all persons without prior permission of the airport lessee or operator, and without restrictions within the physical capacities of its available facilities. See 43 CFR 2911.0-5
  • Public body: A municipality, political subdivision, public authority, district, or similar organization. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Public interest: means operations within a geothermal unit resulting in:

    (1) Diligent development. See 43 CFR 3280.2

  • Public lands: means any lands and interest in lands owned by the United States and administered by the Secretary through the Bureau of Land Management except:

    (1) Lands located on the Outer Continental Shelf. See 43 CFR 2710.0-5

  • Public lands: means any lands and interest in lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management, except lands located on the Outer Continental Shelf and lands held for the benefit of Indians, Aleuts and Eskimos. See 43 CFR 2740.0-5
  • Public lands: means lands, i. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Public lands: means any land and interest in land owned by the United States within the several states and administered by the Secretary of the Interior through BLM without regard to how the United States acquired ownership, except lands:

    (1) Located on the Outer Continental Shelf. See 43 CFR 2801.5

  • Public lands: means any land and interest in land outside of Alaska owned by the United States and administered by the Secretary of the Interior through the Bureau of Land Management, except lands held for the benefit of Indians. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Public lands: means any lands or interests in lands administered by the Secretary of the Interior through the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 4700.0-5
  • Public lands: means any lands and interests in lands owned by the United States and administered by the Secretary of the Interior through BLM without regard to how the United States acquired ownership. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • Public lands: means any lands the surface of which is administered by the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 8340.0-5
  • Public lands: means lands or interests in lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management, except lands located on the Outer Continental Shelf and lands held for the benefit of Indians, Aleuts and Eskimos. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Public lands: means any lands and interests in lands owned by the United States and administered by the Secretary of the Interior through the Bureau of Land Management without regard to how the United States acquired ownership. See 43 CFR 8360.0-5
  • Public lands: means lands open to the operation of the mining laws which BLM administers, including lands covered by unpatented mining claims or millsites. See 43 CFR 3715.0-5
  • Public lands: means any lands and interest in lands owned by the United States within the several States and administered by the Secretary of the Interior through the Bureau of Land Management, without regard to how the United States acquired ownership, except:

    (1) Lands located on the Outer Continental Shelf. See 43 CFR 9212.0-5

  • public nonprofit organization: is a nonprofit corporation other than a private nonprofit corporation, including a municipal corporation or other corporate agency of a State or local government. See 25 CFR 162.209
  • Public purpose: means for the purpose of providing facilities or services for the benefit of the public in connection with, but not limited to, public health, safety or welfare. See 43 CFR 2740.0-5
  • QSVP Procedures: Audit rules and guidelines set forth by the Agricultural Marketing Service regarding the development, documentation, and implementation of QSVP. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Qualified auditor: means a person who is a qualified individual as defined in this section and has technical expertise obtained through education, training, or experience (or a combination thereof) necessary to perform the auditing function as required by §1. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • Qualified certified applicator: Any individual (1) certified pursuant to the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) (7 U. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Qualified individual: means a person who has the education, training, or experience (or a combination thereof) necessary to perform an activity required under this subpart, and can read and understand the language of any records that the person must review in performing this activity. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • Qualified insurer: means an insurer that a Bank approves in accordance with §1268. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • Qualified professional asset manager: has the meaning which is prescribed at 5 U. See 29 CFR 2584.8477(e)-6
  • Qualifying court order: means a court order that awards a former spouse annuity and that satisfies the requirements of section 8445 of title 5, United States Code, for awarding a former spouse annuity. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Quality: means the inherent properties of any processed product which determine the relative degree of excellence of such product, and includes the effects of preparation and processing, and may or may not include the effects of packing media, or added ingredients. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Quality Assurance Division: The Quality Assurance Division at Memphis, Tennessee. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Quality Manual: A collection of documents that describe the applicant's quality management system, as it applies to the requested service. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Random sampling: A process of selecting a sample from a lot, or portion of production, whereby each unit in the lot of portion of production, has an equal chance of being chosen. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Range improvement: means an authorized physical modification or treatment which is designed to improve production of forage. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Rate of return: means the relationship of income (to the property owner) to revenue generated from authorized solar and wind energy development facilities based on the 10-year average of the 20-year U. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Rated order: A prime contract, a subcontract, or a purchase order in support of an approved program issued in accordance with the provisions of this part. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Raw agricultural commodity: has the meaning given in section 201(r) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • Re-certification cycle: means the 4-year cycle during which an OPO is certified. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Real property: means land, including land improvements, structures and appurtenances thereto, but excludes movable machinery and equipment. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Real property: means land, including land improvements, structures and appurtenances thereto, but excludes moveable machinery and equipment. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Reasonable assurance: means an accrediting organization has demonstrated to CMS' satisfaction that its accreditation program requirements meet or exceed the Medicare program requirements. See 42 CFR 488.1005
  • Reasonably incident: means the statutory standard "prospecting, mining, or processing operations and uses reasonably incident thereto" (30 U. See 43 CFR 3715.0-5
  • Reasonably proven to produce: means a sufficient demonstration, based on scientific and technical information, that lands are contributing to unit production in commercial quantities or are providing reservoir pressure support for unit production. See 43 CFR 3280.2
  • Receipt: means a warehouse receipt issued in accordance with the Act, including an electronic warehouse receipt. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Receiving facility: means a facility that is subject to subparts C and G of part 117 of this chapter, or subparts C and E of part 507 of this chapter, and that manufactures/processes a raw material or other ingredient that it receives from a supplier. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • Recipient: refers to an individual or entity that received a loan, or portion of a loan, an interest subsidy, a grant, or a portion of a grant which was unauthorized. See 25 CFR 170.440
  • Recipient: means any entity other than an individual that receives Recovery Act funds in the form of a grant, cooperative agreement or loan directly from the Federal Government. See 30 CFR 57.14209
  • Recipient: means an entity, usually but not limited to non-Federal entities, that receives a Federal award directly from a Federal awarding agency to carry out an activity under a Federal program. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Recipient: means any state or its political subdivision, any instrumentality of a state or its political subdivision, any public or private agency, institution, organization, or other entity, or any person to which federal financial assistance is extended directly or through another recipient, including any successor, assignee, or transferee of a recipient, but excluding the ultimate beneficiary of the assistance. See 45 CFR 1151.3
  • Recipient: means any state or its political subdivision, any instrumentality of a state or its political subdivision, any public or private agency, institution, organization, or other entity, or any person to which Federal financial assistance is extended directly or through another recipient, including any successor, assignee, or transferee of a recipient, but excluding the ultimate beneficiary of the assistance. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • Recipient: means any State or political subdivision thereof, or any instrumentality of a State or political subdivision thereof, any public or private agency, institution, or organization, or other entity, or any person, to whom Federal financial assistance is extended directly or through another recipient and which operates an education program or activity which receives such assistance, including any subunit, successor, assignee, or transferee thereof. See 45 CFR 86.2
  • Recipient agency: means disaster organizations, charitable institutions, nonprofit summer camps for children, school food service authorities, schools, service institutions, welfare agencies, nutrition programs for the elderly, nonresidential child care institutions and emergency feeding organizations. See 26 CFR 1.40-1
  • Reclamation: means the measures undertaken to bring about the necessary reconditioning of lands or waters affected by exploration, mining, in situ operations, onsite processing operations or waste disposal in a manner which will meet the requirements imposed by the BLM under applicable law. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Reclamation: means the measures undertaken to bring about the necessary reconditioning or restoration of lands or water affected by exploration, mining, on-site processing operations or waste disposal in a manner which, among other things, will prevent or control on-site or offsite damage to the environment. See 43 CFR 3590.0-5
  • Reclamation bond: means the bond or equivalent security given to the BLM to assure performance of all obligations relating to reclamation of disturbed areas under an exploration license or lease. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Recognized accreditation body: means an accreditation body that FDA has determined meets the applicable requirements of this subpart and is authorized to accredit third-party certification bodies under this subpart. See 43 CFR 9180.1
  • Recommended decision: A decision of the administrative law judge in proceedings involving violations other than those relating to part 760 of the EAR, which is subject to review by the Under Secretary of Commerce for Industry and Security, who issues a written order affirming, modifying or vacating the recommended decision. See 41 CFR 102-40.25
  • Record: The legible recording of all required elements under section 110. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Record: means any item, collection, or grouping of information about an individual that FHFA or FHFA-OIG maintains within a system of records, including, but not limited to, the individual's name, an identifying number, symbol, or other identifying particular assigned to the individual, such as a finger or voice print, or photograph. See 41 CFR 301-71.201
  • Recording: means the act of filing a notice or certificate of location with the local recording office and BLM, as required by FLPMA. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Recordkeeping: The recording by the certified applicator, or the agent of the certified applicator, of the information required by §110. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • records: as used in this subpart does not include qualifying documents required under subpart D of this part, or bonds required under subpart F of this part. See 27 CFR 19.577
  • Recoverable cost: is a contractual or noncontractual program loan cost expense chargeable to a borrower, property account, or part of the loan subsidy. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Recoverable cost: is a contractual or noncontractual program loan expense chargeable to a borrower, property account, or part of the loan subsidy. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Reduced price meal: means a meal which meets all of the following criteria: (1) The price shall be less than the full price of the meal. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Refinancing loan: A loan, all of the proceeds of which are applied to extinguish the entire balance of an outstanding debt. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Refund: means (1) a credit or check issued to a distributor in an amount equal to the NCP contract value of donated foods contained in an end product sold by the distributor to a recipient agency at a discounted price or (2) a check issued to a recipient agency in an amount equal to the NCP contract value of donated foods contained in an end product sold to the recipient agency under a refund system. See 26 CFR 1.40-1
  • Region: Any defined geographic land area identifiable by geological, political, or surveyed boundaries. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Region: Any defined geographic land area identifiable by geological, political, or surveyed boundaries. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Region of origin: For meat and meat products, the region in which the animal from which the meat or meat products were derived was born, raised and slaughtered. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Regional Administrator: means the administrator of one of five regions of NMFS: Northeast, Southeast, West Coast, Alaska, or Pacific Islands. See 41 CFR 102-42.155
  • Regional Director: means the head of any one of the Regional Offices of the Office of Pipeline Safety, or a designee appointed by the Regional Director. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Regional entity: means an entity having enforcement authority under section 215(e)(4) of the Federal Power Act, 16 U. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Registration number: means the registration number assigned to a facility by FDA under section 415 of the act (21 U. See 21 CFR 1.276
  • Regular matching rate: means the normal rate of FFP authorized by titles IV-A, IV-B, IV-D, IV-E, X, XIV, XVI(AABD), XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act for State and local agency administration of programs authorized by those titles. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Regular sale: Sale by Rural Development employees or real estate brokers other than by sealed bid, auction or negotiation. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Regulated articles: (1) Trees without roots (e. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • regulations: means the rules and regulations promulgated by the Secretary of Agriculture and the joint rules and regulations promulgated by the Secretary of the Treasury and the Secretary of Agriculture under the act. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Regulations: means the regulations in this subpart. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Regulations: Regulations mean the provisions in this subpart. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Regulations: The regulations in this part. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Regulations: Regulations mean the provisions in this subpart. See 7 CFR 28.950
  • Regulations: Regulations mean the provisions in this subpart. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Regulatory audit: means an audit of an eligible entity:

    (i) To determine whether such entity is in compliance with the applicable food safety requirements of the FD&C Act and FDA regulations. See 43 CFR 9180.1

  • Reinstatement: means that the policy will retain the same plan of insurance, coverage levels, price percentages, endorsements and options the person had prior to termination, provided the person continues to meet all eligibility requirements, comply with the terms of the policy, and there is no evidence of misrepresentation or fraud. See 27 CFR 19.489
  • Related facilities: means those structures, devices, improvements, and sites, located on Federal lands, which may or may not be connected or contiguous to the pipeline, the substantially continuous use of which is necessary for the operation or maintenance of a pipeline, such as:

    (1) Supporting structures. See 43 CFR 2881.5

  • Release: has the meaning found at 42 U. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Reliable evidence: Relevant information that is credible and dependable. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Renewable energy system: means a system which when installed in connection with a dwelling--

    (1) Transmits or uses solar energy, energy derived from geothermal deposits, energy derived from biomass (or any other form of renewable energy which DOE subsequently specifies through an amendment of this part) for the purpose of heating or cooling such dwelling or providing hot water or electricity for use within such dwelling. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4

  • Rental properties: Rental properties are defined as single-unit or multi-unit dwellings used for occupancy by tenants, owners, or members of an owner's immediate family. See 25 CFR 166.408
  • Replacement housing: The replacement of existing, individual owner occupied housing where repair and rehabilitation assistance is not economically feasible or practical. See 25 CFR 166.408
  • Report: means information, other than an application, registration or part thereof, required to be submitted to the Associate Administrator pursuant to this subchapter, subchapter B or subchapter C of this chapter. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Report on Examination of Internal Control over Call Reporting: refers to an engagement in which an independent, licensed, certified public accountant or public accountant, consistent with attestation standards, examines and reports on management's written assertions concerning the effectiveness of its internal control over financial reporting in its most recently filed semiannual or year-end Call Report, with a concentration in high risk areas. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Reportable conditions: refers to a matter coming to the attention of the independent, compensated auditor which, in his or her judgment, represents a significant deficiency in the design or operation of the internal control structure of the credit union, which could adversely affect its ability to record, process, summarize, and report financial data consistent with the representations of management in the financial statements. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Repossessed property: Security or EO property in Rural Development's custody, but still owned by the borrower. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Representative: means an individual properly authorized by an appellant in writing to act for the appellant in conjunction with an appeal pending in NAO. See 41 CFR 102-42.155
  • Representative: means a person or entity employed by, or duly authorized to act on behalf of, the employer with respect to activities entered into for, and/or attestations made with respect to, the Application for Temporary Employment Certification. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Requirements Analysis: means determining and documenting the information needs and the functional and technical requirements the proposed computerized system must meet. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Residential Energy Expenditures: means the average annual cost of purchased residential energy, including the cost of renewable energy resources. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Residential improved real estate: means real estate upon which a home or other residential building is located or to be located. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Residential real property: has the meaning set forth in §1266. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • Respondent: Any person named as the subject of a charging letter, proposed charging letter, temporary denial order, or other order proposed or issued under this part. See 41 CFR 102-40.25
  • Respondent: means a person upon whom the PHMSA has served a notice of probable violation. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Respondent: The party proceeded against pursuant to §110. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Respondent: means a person upon whom OPS has served an enforcement action described in this part. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Responsible person: means a person empowered by the master of the vessel to make all decisions relating to his or her specific task, and having the necessary knowledge and experience for that purpose. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Restaurant: means a facility that prepares and sells food directly to consumers for immediate consumption. See 21 CFR 1.328
  • Restricted area: means public lands restricted as to use(s) by a Bureau of Land Management fire prevention order. See 43 CFR 9212.0-5
  • Retiree: as used in this subpart , does not include a current spouse, former spouse, child, or person with an insurable interest receiving a survivor annuity. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Retiree: means a former employee or Member who is receiving recurring payments under FERS based on service by the employee or Member. See 15 CFR 295.8
  • RHS: RHS means the Rural Housing Service, or a successor agency. See 25 CFR 166.408
  • Right-of-way: means the public lands that the BLM authorizes a holder to use or occupy under a particular grant or lease. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Right-of-way: means the Federal lands BLM authorizes a holder to use or occupy under a grant. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Risk-Based Charge: means a charge that, together with the principal and interest on the guaranteed loan, or at such other times as DOE may determine, is payable on specified dates during the term of a Guaranteed Obligation. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • RMA: means the Ranally Metro Area Population Ranking as published in the most recent edition of the Rand McNally Commercial Atlas and Marketing Guide. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • RTC: means the Resolution Trust Corporation established pursuant to section 21A(b)(1)(A) of the Act and which terminated on December 31, 1995, pursuant to section 21A(m) of the Act. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Ruminants: All animals that chew the cud, such as cattle, buffaloes, sheep, goats, deer, antelopes, camels, llamas and giraffes. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Runaway child: means a child identified as a runaway receiving assistance under a program under the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act (42 U. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Rural area: The definition in 7 CFR part 3550 applies. See 25 CFR 166.218
  • Rural area: The definition in 7 CFR part 3550 applies. See 25 CFR 166.408
  • Rural Development: A mission area within the U. See 25 CFR 170.440
  • Safe: No hazard exists on property which would likely endanger the health or safety of occupants or users. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Safe working load: means the maximum gross weight that cargo handling equipment is approved to lift. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • 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
  • Sale: means a contract to sell on credit U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Sample: Any number of sample units which are to be used for inspection. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Sample: means any number of sample units to be used for inspection. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Sample: means any number of sample units to be used for inspection. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Sample unit: The individual container including any component parts. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Sample unit: means a container and/or its entire contents, a portion of the contents of one or more containers or other unit of commodity, or a composite mixture of a product used for inspection. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Sampling: means the act of selecting samples of a commodity for the purpose of inspection under the regulations in this part. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Sampling: means the act of selecting samples of processed products for the purpose of inspection under the regulations in this part. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Sampling plan: Any plan stating the number of sample units to be included in the sample as well as the corresponding plan parameters used to make acceptance and rejection decisions. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • SBIC: means a small business investment company formed pursuant to section 301 of the Small Business Investment Act (15 U. See 41 CFR 302-5.8
  • Schedule of charges: means the tariff or uniform rate or amount charged by an authorized person for specific services offered or rendered under the Act. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Schedule of fees: means the fees charged and assessed by FSA for licensing, provider agreements or services furnished under the Act to help defray the costs of administering the Act, and as such are shown in a schedule of fees attached to the licensing or provider agreement. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Schedule status: For direct and insured loans, a borrower will be on schedule when the sum of regular payments through the last preceding due date of the note equals the sum of installments on the note and other charges due through the same date. See 25 CFR 170.110
  • Scope: (1) The rules in this subpart implement 5 U. See 16 CFR 306.9
  • Sealed bid sale: A public sale in which property is offered to the highest bidder by prior written bid submitted in a sealed envelope. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Seats: A seat shall be provided for each worker transported. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Secondary position: means a position within the Department of Homeland Security that is either--

    (1) Supervisory. See 15 CFR 280.222

  • Secretary: The Secretary of Agriculture of the United States, or any officer or employee of the Department to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in his stead. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Interior. See 43 CFR 2710.0-5
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Interior. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Secretary: The Secretary of Agriculture of the United States or any other officer or employee of the U. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Agriculture of the United States, or any officer or employee of the Department to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in his stead;

    (d) Hearing Clerk. See 7 CFR 201.2

  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Energy or a duly authorized designee or successor in interest. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Interior or his authorized officer. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Commerce or his designee. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Treasury or the designee of the Secretary of the Treasury. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Energy. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Commerce or the Secretary's designees. See 41 CFR 101-30.401-2
  • Secretary: As used in this part, the Secretary refers to the Secretary of Commerce or his/her designee. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Commerce, the Secretary of the Interior, their chosen designees, or any other Federal agency authorized to enforce the provisions of the Magnuson Act, MMPA, or ESA. See 41 CFR 102-42.130
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the United States Department of Labor or the Secretary's designee. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Health and Human Services and any other officer or employee of the Department of Health and Human Services to whom authority has been delegated. See 45 CFR 46.303
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Agriculture of the United States or any officer or employee of the Agricultural Marketing Service to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in his stead. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Secretary: The Secretary of Agriculture, United States Department of Agriculture, or any individual to whom the Secretary delegates authority to act in his or her behalf. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Secretary: The Secretary of Agriculture, or any other officer or employee of the Department of Agriculture to whom authority to act in his/her stead has been or may hereafter be delegated. See 27 CFR 19.153
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Health and Human Services. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Agriculture of the United States, or any officer or employee of the Department to whom authority has heretofore been delegated or may hereafter be delegated to act in his stead. See 7 CFR 70.25
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Department or any other officer or employee of the Department authorized to exercise the powers and to perform the duties of the Secretary in respect to the matters covered by the regulations in this part. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Department of Energy. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Secretary: The Secretary of Agriculture of the United States, or any officer or employee of the Department who has been delegated, or who mayhereafter be delegated the authority to act for the Secretary. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Securities Documentation: means the applicable statement of terms, trust indenture, securities agreement or other documents establishing the terms of a Book-entry Enterprise Security. See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • Security: Also means "Chattel security" when appropriate. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Security: means any mortgage participation certificate, note, bond, debenture, evidence of indebtedness, collateral-trust certificate, transferable share, certificate of deposit for a security, or, in general, any interest or instrument commonly known as a "security". See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • Selective Service Act: Section 18 of the Selective Service Act of 1948 (50 U. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Self-assessment: means an evaluation conducted by a recognized accreditation body or by an accredited third-party certification body of its competency and capacity under the applicable requirements of this subpart for the defined scope of recognition or accreditation. See 43 CFR 9180.1
  • Self-only annuity: means the recurring unreduced payments under FERS to a retiree with no survivor annuity payable to anyone. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Separated employee: means a former employee who has been separated from the service but who has not met all the requirements for retirement under FERS or who has not filed an application for retirement under FERS. See 15 CFR 295.8
  • Service: The Agricultural Marketing Service of the Department. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Service: The Agricultural Marketing Service of the U. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Service: The Agricultural Marketing Service of the U. See 7 CFR 28.950
  • Service agreement: means the document signed by the State or local agency and the State or local Central Data Processing facility whenever the latter provides data processing services to the former and:

    (a) Identifies those ADP services the Central Data Processing facility will provide. See 45 CFR 95.605

  • Service area: means the area that can be properly grazed by livestock watering at a certain water. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Service charge: means an administrative fee that BLM assesses under this part to cover the cost of processing documents. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Service class code: For scheduled and other services, the applicable service class prescribed in §217. See 43 CFR 3430.2
  • Service license: means the document and any amendment to such document, issued under the Act by DACO to individuals certified competent by the licensed warehouse operator to perform inspection, sampling, grading classifying, or weighing services according to established standards and procedures, set forth in §735. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Servicer: means the person responsible for:

    (1) Receiving any scheduled, periodic payments from a borrower under the terms of a loan, including amounts for taxes, insurance premiums, and other charges with respect to the property securing the loan. See 43 CFR 2561.3

  • Services: means intangible economic output, including, but not limited to--

    (1) business, repair, and amusement services,

    (2) management, legal, engineering, architectural, and other professional services, and

    (3) financial, insurance, transportation, informational and any other data-based services, and communication services. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3

  • Servicing official: For loans to individuals as defined in paragraph (d) of this section, the servicing official is the County Supervisor. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Servicing official: For loans to individuals as defined in this section, the servicing official is the County Supervisor. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Servicing official: For loans to individuals, as defined in §1955. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Set-aside: An official action that requires a person to reserve materials, services, or facilities capacity in anticipation of the receipt of rated orders. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Shale oil: means synthetic petroleum derived from the destructive distillation of oil shale. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Shelter: means a dwelling unit or units whose principal purpose is to house on a temporary basis individuals who may or may not be related to one another and who are not living in nursing homes, prisons, or similar institutional care facilities. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Shipper: means the owner or exporter of the article of food who consigns and ships the article from a foreign country or the person who sends an article of food by international mail or express consignment operators or carriers or other private delivery service to the United States. See 21 CFR 1.276
  • Shipping case: The container in which the product or primary containers of the product are placed to protect, preserve, and maintain the condition of the product during transit or storage. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Short-term right-of-way grant: means any grant issued for a term of 3 years or less for such uses as storage sites, construction areas, and site testing and monitoring activities, including site characterization studies and environmental monitoring. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Shortwood: All logs typically up to 4. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Sided vehicle: A vehicle whose cargo compartment is enclosed on all four sides by walls of sufficient strength to contain articles of cargo, where the walls may include latched openings for loading and unloading, and includes vans, dump bodies, and a sided intermodal container carried by a vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Sides: Side walls and ends above the floor at least 60 inches high, by attachment of sideboards to the permanent body construction if necessary. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Simplified acquisition threshold: means the dollar amount below which a non-Federal entity may purchase property or services using small purchase methods. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • single cross: means the first generation hybrid between two inbred lines. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Single Family Housing: RHS Rural Housing loans for individuals for construction of, repair of, or purchase of a dwelling to be occupied by one household. See 25 CFR 162.361
  • Single sampling: A sampling scheme where the decision to accept or reject an inspection lot with respect to a specified requirement is made after the inspection of a single sample. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Site: means an area, such as a mountaintop, where a holder locates one or more communication or other right-of-way facilities. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Site: A parcel of land proposed as a dwelling site, with or without development. See 25 CFR 162.361
  • Site: means those grounds and facilities of the National Institute of Standards & Technology, Department of Commerce located in Montgomery County, Maryland, and in Boulder and Larimer Counties, Colorado, over which the Federal Government has acquired concurrent jurisdiction in accordance with appropriate authority. See 15 CFR 265.1
  • Site: means either an unpatented mill site authorized under 30 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Site approval official: The RHS making the determination that a site meets the requirements in this subpart to be acceptable for site loans. See 25 CFR 162.361
  • Skilled person: means a person having the knowledge and experience to perform a certain duty. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Small business concern: means a small business as defined at section 2 of Pub. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Small Capitalization Stock Index Investment Fund: means the fund established under 5 U. See 29 CFR 2584.8477(e)-6
  • Small miner: means a claimant who, along with all related parties, holds no more than 10 mining claims or sites on Federal lands on the date annual maintenance fees are due, and meets the additional requirements of part 3835 of this chapter. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Small plant: An alcohol fuel plant that produces (including receives) not more than 10,000 proof gallons of spirits per calendar year. See 27 CFR 19.662
  • Smoking: means the use of a tobacco product, electronic cigarettes whether or not they are a tobacco product, or similar products that produce a smoke, mist, vapor, or aerosol, with the exception of products (other than electronic cigarettes) which meet the definition of a medical device in section 201(h) of the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, such as nebulizers. See 43 CFR 3453.3-1
  • SNAP: means the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program established under the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 (7 U. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Software: means a set of computer programs, procedures, and associated documentation used to operate the hardware. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Software maintenance: means routine support activities that normally include corrective, adaptive, and perfective changes, without introducing additional functional capabilities. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Solicitation: means an announcement that DOE is accepting Applications that is widely disseminated to the public on the DOE Web site or otherwise, and which satisfies the requirements of §609. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Solid waste: means any material as defined under Environmental Protection Agency regulations at 40 CFR part 261. See 43 CFR 2740.0-5
  • Special Assistance Certification and Reimbursement Alternatives: means the three optional alternatives for free and reduced price meal application and claiming procedures in the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program which are available to those School Food Authorities with schools in which at least 80 percent of the enrolled children are eligible for free or reduced price meals, or schools which are currently, or who will be serving all children free meals. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Special flood hazard area: means the land in the flood plain within a community having at least a one percent chance of flooding in any given year, as designated by the Administrator of FEMA. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Special permit: means a document issued by the Associate Administrator, the Associate Administrator's designee, or as otherwise prescribed in the HMR, under the authority of 49 U. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Special permit: means a document issued by the Associate Administrator, the Associate Administrator's designee, or as otherwise prescribed in the HMR, under the authority of 49 U. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Special purpose equipment: means equipment which is used only for research, medical, scientific, or other technical activities. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Sponsor: The primary person for whom the weather modification activity is performed. See 41 CFR 102-72.69
  • Spray force: means the amount of force exerted onto the spray disc, measured in ounce-force (ozf). See 30 CFR 56.9330
  • Stairtower: A stairtower is a stairway which penetrates more than a single deck within the same enclosure. See 46 CFR 92.07-5
  • Standard Federal regions: means the 10 standard Federal regions established by Office of Management and Budget Circular A-105, entitled "Standard Federal Regions. See 41 CFR 101-26.803-4
  • Standard feed: Seed, or dry feeds such as dog food or monkey biscuits, whether soaked in water or not. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Standards: means any one or more of the prudential management and operations standards established by the Director pursuant to 12 U. See 41 CFR 302-3.2
  • Standby letter of credit: means a definite undertaking by an issuer on behalf of an applicant that represents an obligation to the beneficiary, pursuant to a complying presentation: to repay money borrowed by, advanced to, or for the account of the applicant. See 41 CFR 302-5.104
  • State: includes any of the individual entities comprising the United States. See 43 CFR 3507.20
  • State: means any of the several States of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and any territory or possession of the United States. See 41 CFR 101-26.803-4
  • State: Any of the several States of the United States, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, Guam, the Virgin Islands of the United States, or any other territory or possession of the United States. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • State: means a State of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam, or any other territory or possession of the United States designated by the Secretary. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • State: means a State of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam, or any other territory or possession of the United States designated by the Secretary. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • State: Any of the fifty States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands of the United States, Guam, American Samoa, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. See 25 CFR 170.452
  • State: A State of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, the Northern Mariana Islands, and any other territory or possession of the United States, or an Indian governing body. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • State: Any State, Territory, or District of the United States including Puerto Rico. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • State: means any state of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the U. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • State: means a State of the United States, the District of Columbia and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • State: means each of the States, the District of Columbia, American Samoa, Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • State: Any of the 50 States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands of the United States, Guam, American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Republic of Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia, and the Republic of the Marshall Islands. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • State agency: means any officer, executive department, board, bureau or commission of a State or any division or unit thereof authorized to take action with respect to the application of laws relating to minors. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • State agency: means the State agency administering or supervising the administration of the State plan under titles I, IV, X, XIV, XVI(AABD), XIX or XXI of the Social Security Act. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • State agency: means the State government unit designated by the Governor or other appropriate State executive authority which has entered into an agreement with the United States Department of Agriculture under §251. See 26 CFR 1.36B-2
  • State Director: means the Director, Alaska State Office, Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 2655.0-5
  • State Director: means an employee of the Bureau of Land Management designated as the chief administrative officer of one of the BLM's 12 administrative areas administered by a state office. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • State Director: means the State Director, Bureau of Land Management, or his or her authorized representative. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • State lead agency: The agency designated by a State to have access to the records required to be maintained under this part. See 26 CFR 31.3121(c)-1
  • Stationary lot sampling: The process of randomly selecting sample units from a lot whose production has been completed. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Statute: means Subtitle VII of Title 49 of the United States Code (Transportation). See 43 CFR 3507.11
  • Statute: means Subtitle VII of Title 49 of the United States Code (Transportation). See 43 CFR 3507.20
  • Statute: when used in this chapter means Subtitle VII of Title 49 of the United States Code (Transportation). See 43 CFR 3486.4
  • Stock subscription: means the stock subscription required for membership in the Facility. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Storage tank: means a container for storing a hazardous fluid. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Stored agricultural products: means all agricultural products received into, stored within, or delivered out of the warehouse that are not classified as a non-storage agricultural product under this part. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Stress level: means the level of tangential or hoop stress, usually expressed as a percentage of specified minimum yield strength. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Structural defect: A defect in the dwelling or unit, installation or set-up of a unit, or a related facility or a deficiency in the site or site development which directly and significantly reduces the useful life, habitability, or integrity of the dwelling or unit. See 25 CFR 162.372
  • Student: means a person who has gained admission. See 45 CFR 86.2
  • Subaward: means financial assistance in the form of money, or property in lieu of money, provided under an award by a recipient to an eligible subrecipient or by a subrecipient to a lower tier subrecipient. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Subaward: means an award provided by a pass-through entity to a subrecipient for the subrecipient to carry out part of a Federal award received by the pass-through entity. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Subdivision: Five or more contiguous (developed or undeveloped) lots or building sites. See 25 CFR 162.361
  • Subgrantee: means an entity managing a weatherization project which receives a grant of funds awarded under this part from a grantee. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Subgroup: A group of sample units representing a portion of production. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Subordinated owner debt: Debt owed by the borrower to one or more of the owner(s) that is subordinated to debt owed by the borrower to the Agency or guaranteed by the Agency (aggregate B&I loan exposure) pursuant to a subordination agreement satisfactory to the Agency. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Subrecipient: means the legal entity to which a subaward is made and which is accountable to the recipient for the use of the funds or property provided. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Subrecipient: means a non-Federal entity that receives a subaward from a pass-through entity to carry out part of a Federal program. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Subsequent buyer: means an entity other than the end user or importer which owns wheat originating in Canada. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • Substantial deviation: means a change in the authorized location or use which requires:

    (1) Construction or use outside the boundaries of the right-of-way. See 43 CFR 2801.5

  • Substantial deviation: means a change in the authorized location or use which requires:

    (1) Construction or use outside the boundaries of the right-of-way or TUP area. See 43 CFR 2881.5

  • substantial financial and legal commitments: is a relative one, and the determination whether such commitments have been made, so as to qualify a person for an exchange under this subpart, will be made on a case-by-case basis. See 43 CFR 3436.0-5
  • Substantial impairment: means a significant loss of the integrity of finished materials, design quality, or special character resulting from a permanent alteration. See 43 CFR 2563.2
  • Substantially regular work: means work on, or that substantially and directly benefits, a mineral property, including nearby properties under your control. See 43 CFR 3715.0-5
  • Substitution: means (1) the replacement of donated food with like quantities of domestically produced commercial food of the same generic identity and of equal or better quality (i. See 26 CFR 1.40-1
  • Successor in interest: Where an employer has violated 8 U. See 29 CFR 501.3
  • Successor in interest: means that, in determining whether an employer is a successor in interest, the factors used under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act and the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act will be considered. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Sufficient quantity: The amount of an item that would render the U. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • Suitable property: For FSA inventory property, real property that can be used for agricultural purposes, including those farm properties that may be used as a start up or add-on parcel of farmland. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Suitable property: Real property that could be used to carry out the objectives of Rural Development's loan programs with financing provided through that program. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Supervisor of cottonseed inspection: An officer of the Division designated as such by the Director. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Supervisory assistance: Any type of assistance to low-income families which will assist those families in meeting the eligibility requirements for, or the financial and managerial responsibilities of, homeownership or tenancy in an adequate housing unit. See 25 CFR 166.218
  • Supervisory committee: refers to a supervisory committee as defined in Section 111(b) of the Federal Credit Union Act, 12 U. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Supervisory committee audit: refers to an engagement under either §715. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Supplemental feed: means a feed which supplements the forage available from the public lands and is provided to improve livestock nutrition or rangeland management. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Supplies: means tangible, expendable personal property that is charged directly to the award and that has a useful life of less than one year or an acquisition cost of less than $5,000 per unit. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Supplies: means all tangible personal property other than those described in Equipment. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Support: means financial support or award under the program by grants, cooperative agreements or contracts. See 41 CFR 101-26.803-4
  • support: includes food, shelter, clothing, ordinary medical expenses, and other ordinary and customary items for the maintenance of the person supported. See 20 CFR 725.233
  • Support Office Director: means the Director of the DOE Field Support Office with the responsibility for grant administration or any official to whom that function may be redelegated by the Assistant Secretary. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Surface management agency: means the Federal agency with jurisdiction over the surface of federally-owned lands containing oil shale deposits. See 43 CFR 3900.2
  • Surface Resources Act: means the Act of July 23, 1955 (30 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Surface Transportation Board: means an agency within the Department of Transportation. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Surplus property: For FSA inventory property, real property that cannot be used for agricultural purposes including nonfarm properties. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Surplus property: Property that cannot be used to carry out the objectives of financing available through the applicable loan program. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Suspect for a transmissible spongiform encephalopathy: (1) A sheep or goat that has tested positive for a transmissible spongiform encephalopathy or for the proteinase resistant protein associated with a transmissible spongiform encephalopathy, unless the animal is designated as positive for a transmissible spongiform encephalopathy. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Suspension: means the withholding from active use, through a decision issued by the authorized officer or by agreement, of part or all of the grazing preference specified in a grazing permit or lease. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Suspension: means an action by DOE that temporarily withdraws Federal sponsorship under an award, pending corrective action by the recipient or pending a decision to terminate the award by DOE. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Suspension of award activities: means an action by the HHS awarding agency requiring the recipient to cease all activities on the award pending corrective action by the recipient. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • system design: means a combination of narrative and diagrams describing the structure of a new or more efficient automatic data processing system. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Table funding: means a settlement at which a loan is funded by a contemporaneous advance of loan funds and an assignment of the loan to the person advancing the funds. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • TAC certification: A statement that a TAC submits to BIS, supported by reasonable evidence, documented as in a FAS, that foreign availability to a controlled country exists for an item that falls within the TAC's area of technical expertise. See 41 CFR 102-40.150
  • TANF: means the State funded program under part A of title IV of the Social Security Act that the Secretary determines complies with standards established by the Secretary that ensure that the standards under the State program are comparable to or more restrictive than those in effect on June 1, 1995. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Tangible balance sheet equity: Total equity less the value of intangible assets recorded on the financial statements, as determined from balance sheets prepared in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), plus qualified intellectual property. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • TAPS: means the Trans-Alaska Oil Pipeline System. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Targeted beneficiaries: means beneficiaries determined by the geographical area in which a project is located (Geographically Defined Beneficiaries), by the individuals who benefit from a project as employees or service recipients (Individual Beneficiaries), or by the nature of the project itself (Activity Beneficiaries), as follows:

    (1) Geographically Defined Beneficiaries:

    (i) The project is located in a neighborhood with a median income at or below the targeted income level. See 41 CFR 302-6.303

  • Targeted community lending: means providing financing for economic development projects for targeted beneficiaries. See 41 CFR 302-6.303
  • Tariff: means an issuance (in whole or in part) containing rates, rules, regulations, classifications or other provisions related to a motor carrier's transportation services. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Tax: Any tax imposed by 26 U. See 27 CFR 70.501
  • tax: means the internal revenue tax that is paid or determined on spirits. See 27 CFR 70.601
  • Technical assistance: Any specific expertise necessary to carry out housing efforts by or for low-income families to improve the quantity and/or quality of housing available to meet their needs. See 25 CFR 166.218
  • Television broadcast: means a use that broadcasts UHF and VHF audio and video signals for general public reception. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Temporary: For the purposes of this part, the definition of temporary in paragraph (b)(3) of this section refers to any job opportunity covered by this part where the employer needs a worker for a position for a limited period of time, including, but not limited, to a peakload need, which is generally less than 1 year, unless the original temporary agricultural labor certification is extended pursuant to 20 CFR 655. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Temporary agricultural labor certification: Certification made by the OFLC Administrator with respect to an employer seeking to file with DHS a visa petition to employ one or more foreign nationals as an H-2A worker, pursuant to 8 U. See 29 CFR 501.3
  • Temporary agricultural labor certification: means the certification made by the Secretary with respect to an employer seeking to file with DHS a visa petition to employ one or more foreign nationals as an H-2A worker, pursuant to secs. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Temporary nonuse: means that portion of active use that the authorized officer authorizes not to be used, in response to an application made by the permittee or lessee. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Tenant: means an occupant who is paying a facility manager, facility owner, or other entity for occupying and using all or any part of a facility. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Tenant: Any person who resides in a single- or multi-unit rental property. See 25 CFR 166.408
  • Term Sheet: means a written offer for the issuance of a loan guarantee, executed by the Secretary (or a DOE official authorized by the Secretary to execute such offer), delivered to the offeree, that sets forth the detailed terms and conditions under which DOE and the Applicant will execute a Loan Guarantee Agreement. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • Termination: means the cancellation of an award, in whole or in part, under an agreement at any time prior to either:

    (1) The date on which all work under an award is completed. See 10 CFR 600.302

  • Terms: As used in this part, the term:

    Acreage rent means rent assessed for solar and wind energy development grants and leases that is determined by the number of acres authorized for the grant or lease. See 43 CFR 2801.5

  • Terms: Unless a term is defined in this part, the defined terms in part 2800 of this chapter apply to this part. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Test: A single analysis performed on a single specimen from an animal, animal product, commercial product, or animal feed. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Third party: means any person or entity other than BLM, the applicant, or the holder of a right-of-way authorization. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Third party: means any person or entity other than BLM, the applicant, or the holder of a right-of-way authorization. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Third party in-kind contributions: means the value of non-cash contributions provided by non-Federal third parties. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Third-party in-kind contributions: means the value of non-cash contributions (i. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Thoroughly cooked: Heated sufficiently to inactivate any pathogen that may be present, as indicated by the required TID or pink juice test. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Thrift Savings Fund: means the fund established under 5 U. See 29 CFR 2584.8477(e)-6
  • Ticket agent: has the meaning ascribed to it in 49 U. See 43 CFR 3471.3-1
  • Ticket agent: has the meaning ascribed to it in 49 U. See 43 CFR 3472.1-3
  • Tiedown: A combination of securing devices which forms an assembly that attaches articles of cargo to, or restrains articles of cargo on, a vehicle or trailer, and is attached to anchor point(s). See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Time of retirement: means the effective commencing date for retired employee's or Member's annuity. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Tires: Every motor vehicle shall be equipped with tires of adequate capacity to support its gross weight. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Title IX: means title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Pub. See 45 CFR 86.2
  • Total defects: The sum of critical, major, and minor defects. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Total Program Allocations: means the annual appropriation less funds reserved for training and technical assistance. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Trade name: means the name or names under which the facility conducts business, or additional names by which the facility is known. See 21 CFR 1.227
  • Training program: means a program of training described by section 724(4) of the Act, a program of education described by, or specified by regulations pursuant to, section 795(1) of the Act, a program of education described by section 843(c), 843(d), or 843(e) of the Act, and a program leading to any license or certification requisite to the practice of a health profession for which a degree specified in any such section is granted. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • Transfer in bond: The transfer of spirits between alcohol fuel plants or between a distilled spirits plant qualified under 26 U. See 27 CFR 19.662
  • Transfer message: means an instruction of a Participant to a Federal Reserve Bank to effect a transfer of a Book-entry Security (including a Book-entry Enterprise Security) maintained in the Book-entry System, as set forth in Federal Reserve Bank Operating Circulars. See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • Transition plan: means a plan subject to the approval of the United States Commissioner of Education pursuant to section 901(a)(2) of the Education Amendments of 1972, under which an educational institution operates in making the transition from being an educational institution which admits only students of one sex to being one which admits students of both sexes without discrimination. See 45 CFR 86.2
  • Transplant center: means an organ-specific transplant program (as defined in this rule) within a transplant hospital (for example, a hospital's lung transplant program may also be referred to as the hospital's lung transplant center). See 42 CFR 482.70
  • Transplant hospital: means a hospital that provides organ transplants and other medical and surgical specialty services required for the care of transplant patients. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Transportation: means the movement of property and loading, unloading, or storage incidental to the movement. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • transportation: means the movement of property and loading, unloading, or storage incidental to the movement. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Transportation and utility corridor: means a parcel of land, without fixed limits or boundaries, that holders use as the location for one or more transportation or utility rights-of-way. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Transporter: means a person who has possession, custody, or control of an article of food in the United States for the sole purpose of transporting the food, whether by road, rail, water, or air. See 21 CFR 1.328
  • Treatment manual: The provisions currently contained in the Gypsy Moth Program Manual. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Tribal Organization: means the recognized governing body of any Indian tribe or any legally established organization of Native Americans which is controlled, sanctioned, or chartered by such governing body. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • TUP: means a temporary use permit. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Typhoon Omar: A typhoon that caused damage in Guam on August 28, 1992. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Ultimate maximum recovery: means that all portions of a leased Federal mineral deposit shall be mined, based on standard industry operating practices. See 43 CFR 3590.0-5
  • Ultimate recipient: The entity receiving financial assistance from the intermediary. See 25 CFR 170.452
  • Unauthorized assistance: Any loan, interest subsidy, grant, or portion thereof received by a recipient for which there was no regulatory authorization or for which the recipient was not eligible. See 25 CFR 170.440
  • Under Secretary: The Under Secretary for Industry and Security, United States Department of Commerce. See 41 CFR 102-40.25
  • Under the direction of: Monitoring treatments to assure compliance with the requirements in this subpart. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • underpayment: includes a payment in an amount less than the amount of the benefit due for such month, and nonpayment where some amount of such benefits is payable. See 20 CFR 725.545
  • Undue and unnecessary degradation: means impacts greater than those that would normally be expected from an activity being accomplished in compliance with current standards and regulations and based on sound practices, including use of the best reasonably available technology. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • Uniformed guard: means a designated employee appointed by the Director for purposes of carrying out the authority of a U. See 15 CFR 265.1
  • Unit: means the land within a unit area as defined in 43 CFR 3180. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Unit agreement: means an agreement for the exploration, development, production, and utilization of separately owned interests in the geothermal resources made subject thereto as a single consolidated unit without regard to separate ownerships, which provides for the allocation of costs and benefits on a basis defined in the agreement or plan. See 43 CFR 3280.2
  • Unit area: The area described in an agreement as constituting the land logically subject to exploration and/or development under such agreement. See 43 CFR 3180.0-5
  • Unit area: means the area described in a unit agreement as constituting the land logically subject to development under such agreement. See 43 CFR 3280.2
  • Unit contraction provision: means a term of a unit agreement providing that the boundaries of the unit area will contract to the size of the participating area, by having those lands outside of the participating area removed. See 43 CFR 3280.2
  • Unit of General Purpose Local Government: means any city, county, town, parish, village, or other general purpose political subdivision of a State. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Unit operator: means the person, association, partnership, corporation, or other business entity designated under a unit agreement to conduct operations on unitized land as specified in such agreement. See 43 CFR 3280.2
  • Unit PA: means the unit participating area, if one is in effect, the exploratory unit if there is no associated participating area, or an enhanced recovery unit. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Unit well: means a well that is:

    (1) Designed to produce or utilize geothermal resources in commercial quantities. See 43 CFR 3280.2

  • United States: includes the several States, the District of Columbia, and the several territories and possessions of the United States. See 43 CFR 3507.20
  • United States: All of the several States of the United States, the District of Columbia, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands of the United States and all other territories and possessions of the United States. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • United States: means the several States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa and any territory or possession of the United States of America. See 41 CFR 101-28.203
  • United States: means the fifty States of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands. See 41 CFR 101-28.306-3
  • United States: All of the States. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • United States: The several States of the United States, the District of Columbia, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands of the United States, and all other territories and possessions of the United States. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • United States: When used in a geographical sense includes only the States and the District of Columbia. See 27 CFR 70.601
  • United States: The several States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and any territory or insular possession of the United States. See 41 CFR 102-72.69
  • United States: means the Customs territory of the United States (i. See 21 CFR 1.276
  • United States: The States, District of Columbia, American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands of the United States. See 27 CFR 19.153
  • United States: means the 50 States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Unitized land: Those lands and formations within a unit area which are committed to an approved agreement or plan. See 43 CFR 3180.0-5
  • Unitized land: means the part of a unit area committed to a unit agreement. See 43 CFR 3280.2
  • Unitized substances: Deposits of oil and gas contained in the unitized land which are recoverable in paying quantities by operation under and pursuant to an agreement. See 43 CFR 3180.0-5
  • Unitized substances: means deposits of geothermal resources recovered from unitized land by operation under and pursuant to a unit agreement. See 43 CFR 3280.2
  • Universal Cotton Standards: The official cotton standards of the United States for the grade of American upland cotton. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Upland Cotton: All cotton grown anywhere within the continental United States including the growths sometimes referred to as Upland, Gulf, and Texas cotton, but excluding American Pima growths. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • USDA: means the United States Department of Agriculture. See 27 CFR 19.489
  • USDA: The U. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • USDA announcement: means an announcement published monthly by the U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • User: The person or agency at whose request inspection is conducted. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • User: means a person that uses a provider's CFS. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Utilization: means the portion of forage that has been consumed by livestock, wild horses and burros, wildlife and insects during a specified period. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Valid existing right: means a valid discovery had been made on a mining claim on October 21, 1976, and continues to be valid at the time of exercise. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • vegetable seeds: means the seeds of the following kinds that are or may be grown in gardens or on truck farms and are or may be generally known and sold under the name of vegetable seeds:

    Artichoke--Cynara cardunculus L. See 7 CFR 201.2

  • Vehicle: means any motorized transportation conveyance designed and licensed for use on roadways, such as an automobile, bus, or truck, and any motorized conveyance originally equipped with safety belts. See 43 CFR 8360.0-5
  • Verification: means confirmation of eligibility for free or reduced price benefits under the National School Lunch Program or School Breakfast Program. See 26 CFR 48.4101-1
  • Very low-income: An adjusted annual income that does not exceed the very low-income limit according to size of household as established by HUD for the county of MSA where the property is located. See 25 CFR 166.408
  • Voluntary committed cost sharing: means cost sharing specifically pledged on a voluntary basis in the proposal's budget or the Federal award on the part of the non-Federal entity and that becomes a binding requirement of Federal award. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Wage and Hour Division: means the Wage and Hour Division, United States Department of Labor. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • Wages: All forms of cash remuneration to a worker by an employer in payment for personal services. See 29 CFR 501.3
  • Wages: means all forms of cash remuneration to a worker by an employer in payment for personal services. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • 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
  • Waiver of Preemption: means a decision by the Associate Administrator to forego preemption of a non-Federal requirement--that is, to allow a State, political subdivision or Indian tribe requirement to remain in effect. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Warehouse: means a structure or other authorized storage facility, as determined by DACO, in which any agricultural product may be stored or handled for the purpose of interstate or foreign commerce. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Warehouse capacity: means the maximum quantity of an agricultural product that the warehouse will accommodate when stored in a manner customary to the warehouse as determined by DACO. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Warehouse operator: means a person lawfully engaged in the business of storing or handling agricultural products. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Warehousing activities and practices: means any legal, operational, managerial or financial duty that a warehouse operator has regarding an agricultural product. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Watercraft: means any vessel used to transport persons or material on water. See 41 CFR 109-38.5201
  • Weather modification activity: Any activity performed with the intention of producing artificial changes in the composition, behavior, or dynamics of the atmosphere. See 41 CFR 102-72.69
  • Weather modification apparatus: Any apparatus used with the intention of producing artificial changes in the composition, behavior, or dynamics of the atmosphere. See 41 CFR 102-72.69
  • Weatherization Project: means a project conducted in a single geographical area which undertakes to weatherize dwelling units that are energy inefficient. See 41 CFR 101-26.507-4
  • Well: The depression formed between two cylindrical articles of cargo when they are laid with their eyes horizontal and parallel against each other. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • WHD Administrator: The Administrator of the Wage and Hour Division (WHD), and such authorized representatives as may be designated to perform any of the functions of the WHD Administrator under this part. See 29 CFR 501.3
  • Wild horses and burros: means all unbranded and unclaimed horses and burros that use public lands as all or part of their habitat, that have been removed from these lands by the authorized officer, or that have been born of wild horses or burros in authorized BLM facilities, but have not lost their status under section 3 of the Act. See 43 CFR 4700.0-5
  • Wild swine: Any swine which are allowed to roam outside an enclosure. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Wilderness inventory: means an evaluation conducted under BLM wilderness inventory procedures which results in a written description and map showing those lands that meet the wilderness criteria established under section 603(a) of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • Wilderness Study Area: means a roadless area of 5,000 acres or more or roadless islands which have been found through the Bureau of Land Management wilderness inventory process to have wilderness characteristics (thus having the potential of being included in the National Wilderness Preservation System), and which will be subjected to intensive analysis through the Bureau's planning system, and through public review to determine wilderness suitability, and is not yet the subject of a Congressional decision regarding its designation as wilderness. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • Wines: All still wines, effervescent wines, and flavored wines, on which internal revenue wine tax has been paid or determined, and if imported, on which duty has been paid. See 27 CFR 70.601
  • Work contract: All the material terms and conditions of employment relating to wages, hours, working conditions, and other benefits, including those required by 8 U. See 29 CFR 501.3
  • Work contract: means all the material terms and conditions of employment relating to wages, hours, working conditions, and other benefits, required by the applicable regulations in subpart B of 20 CFR part 655, Labor Certification for Temporary Agricultural Employment of H-2A Aliens in the U. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Workdays: means days that the Federal government normally conducts business, which excludes Saturdays, Sundays, and Federal holidays. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • Working capital: The excess of current assets over current liabilities. See 25 CFR 170.452
  • Working capital: The excess of current assets over current liabilities. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Working capital advance: means a procedure whereby funds are advanced to the recipient to cover its estimated disbursement needs for a given initial period. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Working day: Any day that the recipient of an order is open for business. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Working day: means any day from Monday through Friday, excluding Federal holidays. See 21 CFR 1.377
  • Working interest: An interest held in unitized substances or in lands containing the same by virtue of a lease, operating agreement, fee title, or otherwise, under which, except as otherwise provided in the agreement, the owner of such interest is vested with the right to explore for, develop, and produce such substances. See 43 CFR 3180.0-5
  • Working interest: means the interest held in geothermal resources or in lands containing the same by virtue of a lease, operating agreement, fee title, or otherwise, under which, except as otherwise provided in a unit agreement, the owner of such interest is vested with the right to explore for, develop, produce, and utilize such resources. See 43 CFR 3280.2
  • Working papers: refers to the principal record, in any form, of the work performed by the auditor and/or supervisory committee to support its findings and/or conclusions concerning significant matters. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Written payment agreement: means a written document between a debtor and the insurance provider, or FCIC, that is signed and dated by all applicable parties to satisfy financial obligations of the debtor with scheduled installment payments under conditions that modify the terms of the original debt in accordance with §400. See 27 CFR 19.489
  • You: means a person who is subject to some or all of the requirements in this subpart. See 43 CFR 8365.1-1
  • you: when used in this subpart, refers to the State agency for surplus property (SASP). See 41 CFR 102-37.375
  • You: means the person submitting the prior notice, i. See 21 CFR 1.276
  • You: means a person subject to this subpart under §1. See 21 CFR 1.328
  • You: means any person who received the detention order or that person's representative. See 21 CFR 1.377
  • your: means a household goods motor carrier engaged in the interstate transportation of household goods and its household goods agents. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • your: when used in this part, mean you as a Federal agency, an agency head, or an employee, as appropriate. See 41 CFR 102-5.5
  • yourself: refer to a person who submits an offer to perform or performs, directly or indirectly, contractual services or functions on our behalf. See 42 CFR 493.1365
  • Zone: means one of eight geographic groupings necessary for linear right-of-way rent assessment purposes, covering all lands in the contiguous United States. See 43 CFR 2801.5