Part 200 Introduction to Fha Programs

Terms Used In CFR > Title 24 > Subtitle B > Chapter II > Subchapter A

  • 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
  • Act: The Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (Title II of the act of Congress approved August 14, 1946, 60 Stat. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Act: means the National Housing Act, (12 U. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Administrative law judge: as used in this part means an administrative law judge appointed pursuant to 5 U. See 43 CFR 3486.4
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Food and Nutrition Service, U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • 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
  • Agricultural Marketing Service: The Agricultural Marketing Service of the Department. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • ALJ: means any Administrative Law Judge in USDA appointed pursuant to 5 U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Animals: Cattle, sheep, swine, or goats. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Annuitant: means a person receiving or who is entitled and has made application to receive retirement or survivor benefits under subchapter II, IV, or V of chapter 84 of title 5, United States Code. See 14 CFR 302.722
  • Annuity: means the gross monthly annuity rate payable before any authorized deductions (such as those for health benefits and life insurance premiums). See 14 CFR 302.722
  • Appeal: means the appeal to the ALJ. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Applicant: Any person who has applied for service under the regulations. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Bank obligation: means an obligation, acceptable to CCC, of a U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Basic employee death benefit: means the basic employee death benefit as defined in §843. See 14 CFR 302.714
  • Carcass: The commercially prepared or dressed body of any animal intended for human food. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Carcass Data Service: The service established and conducted under the regulations to provide producers and other interested persons with data on carcass characteristics. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • CCC: means the Commodity Credit Corporation, U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Certificate: A document issued or authorized to be issued under this subpart by an inspector to allow the interstate movement of regulated articles to any destination. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Chief: The Chief of the 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 his stead. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Class: A subdivision of a product based on essential physical characteristics that differentiate between major groups of the same kind of species. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • COLA: means a cost-of-living adjustment. See 14 CFR 302.714
  • 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
  • Commissioner: means the Federal Housing Commissioner. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Commissioner: means the Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner, or the Commissioner's delegates and designees. See 24 CFR 200.212
  • Compliance: Conformity of a product to the specifications under which the product was purchased or sold, with particular reference to the quality, cleanliness, state of refrigeration, method of processing, and trim of products. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Compliance agreement: A written agreement between the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service and a person engaged in the business of moving regulated articles interstate, in which the person agrees to comply with the provisions of this subpart. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Compliance agreement: A written agreement between a person engaged in growing, handling, or moving regulated articles, and the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, wherein the former agrees to comply with the requirements of this subpart identified in the agreement by the inspector who executes the agreement on behalf of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs as applicable to the operations of such person. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Controlling Participant: means an individual or entity serving in a capacity for a Covered Project that makes the individual or entity subject to Previous Participation review under this subpart, as further described in §200. See 24 CFR 200.212
  • Cooperative agreement: A cooperative agreement between the Agricultural Marketing Service and another Federal agency or a State agency, or other agency, organization or person as specified in the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946, as amended, for conducting the service. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Covered Project: means a project in which the participation of a Controlling Participant is conditioned on Previous Participation review under this subpart, as further described in §200. See 24 CFR 200.212
  • CSRS: means the Civil Service Retirement System as described in subchapter III of chapter 83 of title 5, United States Code. See 14 CFR 302.714
  • CSRS component: means the portion of a combined CSRS/FERS annuity that is computed under CSRS rules. See 14 CFR 302.714
  • 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
  • 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
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Deputy Administrator: The Deputy Administrator of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Deputy Administrator: The Deputy Administrator of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Director: The Director of the 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 54.1
  • Director: means the Director of the National Institute of Standards & Technology. See 15 CFR 265.1
  • 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
  • Effective date: means the date annuities increased by a COLA begin to accrue at the higher rate. See 14 CFR 302.714
  • Employee: includes a person who had 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 14 CFR 302.24
  • Ex parte communication: means an oral or written communication not on the public record with respect to which reasonable prior notice to all parties is not given, but it shall not include procedural matters. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • 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
  • Farm tools: An instrument worked or used by hand, e. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • FERS: means the Federal Employees Retirement System as described in chapter 84 of title 5, United States Code. See 14 CFR 302.24
  • FERS: means the Federal Employees Retirement System as defined in chapter 84 of title 5, United States Code. See 14 CFR 302.714
  • FERS component: means the portion of a combined CSRS/FERS annuity computed under FERS rules. See 14 CFR 302.714
  • FHA: means the Federal Housing Administration. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Filing: A pleading or other document allowed or required to be filed in accordance with this part shall be considered filed when postmarked, if mailed, or when received, if hand delivered. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • 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
  • FNS: means the Food and Nutrition Service, USDA. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Foreign bank: means a bank which is not a U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Generally infested area: Any part of a regulated area not designated as a suppressive area in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Generally infested area: Any part of a regulated area not designated as a suppressive area in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Grade: (1) As a noun, this term means an important commercial subdivision of a product based on certain definite and preference determining factors, such as, but not limited to, conformation, finish, and quality in meats. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Hearing: means that part of the appeal which involves the submission of evidence before the ALJ for the record in the appeal. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Hearing Clerk: means the Hearing Clerk, USDA, Washington, DC 20250. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • 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
  • Infestation: The presence of witchweed or the existence of circumstances that make it reasonable to believe that witchweed is present. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Infestation: The presence of the pink bollworm or the existence of circumstances that make it reasonable to believe that pink bollworm is present. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Initial monthly rate: means the monthly annuity rate that a retiree (other than a disability retiree) is entitled to receive at the time of retirement (as defined in §842. See 14 CFR 302.714
  • Inspector: Any employee of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Inspector: Any employee of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Inspector: Any employee of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Insured mortgage: means a mortgage which has been insured by the endorsement of the credit instrument by the Commissioner, or the Commissioner's duly authorized representative. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Interstate: From any State into or through any other State. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Interstate: From any State into or through any other State. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Interstate: From any State, territory, or district of the United States into or through any other State, territory, or district of the United States (including Puerto Rico). See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Japanese beetle: The live insect known as the Japanese beetle (Popillia japonica Newm. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Judicial Officer: means an official of the USDA delegated authority by the Secretary of Agriculture, pursuant to the Act of April 4, 1940 (7 U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Limited permit: A document issued or authorized to be issued by an inspector to allow the interstate movement of noncertified regulated articles to a specified destination for limited handling, utilization, or processing or for treatment. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Meat: The edible part of the muscle of an animal, which is skeletal, or which is found in the tongue, in the diaphragm, in the heart, or in the esophagus, and which is intended for human food, with or without the accompanying and overlying fat and the portions of bone, skin, sinew, nerve, and blood vessels which normally accompany the muscle tissue and which are not separated from it in the process of dressing. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Mechanized soil-moving equipment: Mechanized equipment used to move or transport soil, e. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • move: shall be construed accordingly. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • move: shall be construed accordingly. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • MSPB: means the Merit Systems Protection Board described in chapter 12 of title 5, United States Code. See 14 CFR 302.24
  • OC claim: means a claim made pursuant to 7 U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Office of grading: The office of an official grader. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Official grader: An employee of the Department or other person authorized by the Department to determine and certify or otherwise identify the class, grade, other quality, or compliance of products under the regulations. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Party: as used in this part includes the person initiating a proceeding, such as an applicant, complainant, or petitioner. See 43 CFR 3486.4
  • Percentage change: means the percent change in the price index as defined in section 8462(a)(2) of title 5, United States Code. See 14 CFR 302.714
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, society, or association, or other organized group of any of the foregoing. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Person: Any individual, partnership, corporation, or other legal entity, or Government agency. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, partnership, society, or association, or other organized group of any of the foregoing. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, society, or association, or other organized group of any of the foregoing. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Pink bollworm: The live insect known as the pink bollworm of cotton (Pectinophora gossypiella Saund. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Previous Participation: means a Controlling Participant's previous participation in Covered Projects, and, if applicable, other federal, state and local housing programs, in accordance with the definition of Risk. See 24 CFR 200.212
  • Processing: Drying, curing, smoking, cooking, seasoning, or flavoring or any combination of such processes, with or without fabricating. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Products: Meats, prepared meats, meat by-products, or meat food products. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Project: means a property consisting of site, improvements and, where permitted, equipment meeting the provisions of the applicable section of the Act, other applicable statutes and regulations, and terms, conditions and standards established by the Commissioner. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Qualifying court order: means a court order acceptable for processing as defined in §838. See 14 CFR 302.722
  • Quality: A combination of the inherent properties of a product which determines its relative degree of excellence. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Regulated airport: Any airport or portions of an airport in a quarantined State declared regulated in accordance with provisions in §301. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Regulated area: Any quarantined State, or any portion thereof, designated as a regulated area in §301. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Regulated area: Any quarantined State, territory, or district, or any portion thereof, listed as a regulated area in §301. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Regulated articles: Any articles described in §301. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Regulated articles: Aircraft at or from regulated airports. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Regulated articles: Any articles described in §301. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • regulations: The regulations in this subpart. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Restricted destination permit: A document issued or authorized to be issued by an inspector to allow the interstate movement of regulated articles not certified under all applicable Federal domestic plant quarantines to a specified destination for other than scientific purposes. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Retiree: means a former employee or Member who is receiving recurring payments under FERS based on service by the employee or Member. See 14 CFR 302.24
  • Retiree: means a retiree as defined in §842. See 14 CFR 302.714
  • Risk: In order to determine whether a Controlling Participant's participation in a project would constitute an unacceptable risk, the Commissioner must determine whether the Controlling Participant could be expected to participate in the Covered Project in a manner consistent with furthering the Department's purposes. See 24 CFR 200.212
  • Sale: means a contract to sell on credit U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the USDA. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Secretary: as used in this subpart A, shall have the meanings given these terms in 24 CFR part 5. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Separated employee: means a former employee or Member 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 14 CFR 302.24
  • Service: Grading service or acceptance service. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • 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
  • Soil: That part of the upper layer of earth in which plants can grow. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Specifications: Descriptions with respect to the class, grade, other quality, quantity or condition of products, approved by the Administrator, and available for use by the industry regardless of the origin of the descriptions. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • State: Any State, territory, or district of the United States, including Puerto Rico. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • State: Any State, territory, or district of the United States, including Puerto Rico. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • State Plant Regulatory Official: The authorized official of a State who has responsibility for the operation of the State plant regulatory program. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Statute: when used in this chapter means Subtitle VII of Title 49 of the United States Code (Transportation). See 43 CFR 3486.4
  • Supervisor: An official person designated by the Director or Chief to supervise and maintain uniformity and accuracy of service under the regulations. See 7 CFR 53.1
  • Suppressive area: That portion of a regulated area where eradication of infestation is undertaken as an objective, as designated by the Deputy Administrator under §301. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Suppressive area: That part of a regulated area where eradication of infestation is undertaken as an objective, as designated by the Deputy Administrator under §301. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Survivor: means a person entitled to benefits under part 843 or 846 of this chapter based on the death of an employee, separated employee, retiree, or survivor. See 14 CFR 302.24
  • Survivor: means a person receiving a current spouse annuity or a former spouse annuity, or the beneficiary of an insurable interest annuity. See 14 CFR 302.714
  • Triggering Event: means an occurrence in connection with a Covered Project that subjects a Controlling Participant to Previous Participation review under this subpart, as further described in §200. See 24 CFR 200.212
  • 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
  • USDA announcement: means an announcement published monthly by the U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Waiver: means an annuitant's written request to forfeit a specified amount of annuity as described in this subpart. See 14 CFR 302.722
  • Witchweed: Parasitic plants of the genus Striga and reproductive parts thereof, including seeds. See 24 CFR 200.193