Part 201 Title I Property Improvement and Manufactured Home Loans
Part 202 Approval of Lending Institutions and Mortgagees
Part 203 Single Family Mortgage Insurance
Part 204 Coinsurance
Part 206 Home Equity Conversion Mortgage Insurance
Part 207 Multifamily Housing Mortgage Insurance
Part 208 Electronic Transmission of Required Data for Certification and Recertification and Subsidy Billing Procedures for Multifamily Subsidized Projects
Part 213 Cooperative Housing Mortgage Insurance
Part 214 Housing Counseling Program
Part 219 Flexible Subsidy Program for Troubled Projects
Part 220 Mortgage Insurance and Insured Improvement Loans for Urban Renewal and Concentrated Development Areas
Part 221 Low Cost and Moderate Income Mortgage Insurance-Savings Clause
Part 231 Housing Mortgage Insurance for the Elderly
Part 232 Mortgage Insurance for Nursing Homes, Intermediate Care Facilities, Board and Care Homes, and Assisted Living Facilities
Part 234 Condominium Ownership Mortgage Insurance
Part 236 Mortgage Insurance and Interest Reduction Payment for Rental Projects
Part 241 Supplementary Financing for Insured Project Mortgages
Part 242 Mortgage Insurance for Hospitals
Part 244 Mortgage Insurance for Group Practice Facilities [Title Xi]
Part 245 Tenant Participation in Multifamily Housing Projects
Part 246 Local Rent Control
Part 247 Evictions From Certain Subsidized and Hud-Owned Projects
Part 248 Prepayment of Low Income Housing Mortgages
Part 251 Coinsurance for the Construction or Substantial Rehabilitation of Multifamily Housing Projects
Part 252 Coinsurance of Mortgages Covering Nursing Homes, Intermediate Care Facilities, and Board and Care Homes
Part 255 Coinsurance for the Purchase or Refinancing of Existing Multifamily Housing Projects
Part 266 Housing Finance Agency Risk-Sharing Program for Insured Affordable Multifamily Project Loans
Part 267 Credit Risk Retention

Terms Used In CFR > Title 24 > Subtitle B > Chapter II > Subchapter 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
  • 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
  • Acceptance service: The service established and conducted under the regulations for the determination and certification or other identification of the compliance of livestock with specifications. See 7 CFR 53.1
  • 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
  • Account: means a TreasuryDirect31 CFR 363.6
  • 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
  • Acquisition: means the purchase by an eligible mortgagor of an existing hospital facility and ancillary property associated therewith. See 24 CFR 242.1
  • Act: The Plant Variety Protection Act (7 U. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • 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 the National Housing Act, as amended. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Act: means the applicable provisions of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (60 Stat. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Act: means the Materials Act of July 31, 1947, as amended (30 U. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • Act: means the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, as amended (52 Stat. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • Act: means the applicable provisions of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (60 Stat. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Act: means Public Act No. See 27 CFR 26.97
  • Act: The United States Cotton Futures Act (90 Stat. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • act: means Public Act No. See 27 CFR 27.43
  • Act: The United States Cotton Standards Act, approved March 4, 1923 (42 Stat. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Act: means Public Act No. See 27 CFR 27.138
  • act: means section 3 of the Agricultural Marketing Agreement Act of 1937, as amended (50 Stat. See 27 CFR 28.21
  • Act: means the National Housing Act, (12 U. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Act: means Public Act No. See 27 CFR 28.70
  • Act: The Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (Title II of the act of Congress approved August 14, 1946, 60 Stat. See 7 CFR 53.1
  • act: means the National Housing Act, as amended. See 24 CFR 207.251
  • act: The applicable provisions of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (60 Stat. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Additional requirements: The requirements of this subpart shall be applicable to mortgages on individual dwelling units in a condominium, except as modified by this section. See 24 CFR 206.131
  • 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 head of the Farm Service Agency or designee. See 27 CFR 24.96
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Food and Nutrition Service, U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service of the U. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of Agricultural Marketing Service. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • 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 of the Agricultural Marketing Service or any officer or employee of the Department to whom authority has been delegated or may hereafter be delegated to act for the Administrator. See 27 CFR 26.97
  • 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: means the Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service or any officer or employee of the Department to whom authority has been delegated or may hereafter be delegated to act for the Administrator. See 27 CFR 27.43
  • 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 Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service, with power to redelegate, or any officer or employee of the Department to whom authority has been delegated or may hereafter be delegated to act in his stead. See 27 CFR 27.138
  • 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: means the Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service, with power to redelegate, or any officer or employee of the Department to whom authority has been delegated or may hereafter be delegated to act in his stead. See 27 CFR 28.21
  • 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: means the Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service, with power to redelegate, or any officer or employee of the Department to whom authority has been delegated or may hereafter be delegated to act in his stead. See 27 CFR 28.70
  • Advance: 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 32 CFR 32.2
  • Advance: 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 32 CFR 34.2
  • Affiliate: means a person or entity which, directly orindirectly, either controls or has the power to control or exert significant influence on the other, or a person and entity both controlled by a third person or entity, which may be a parent entity. See 24 CFR 242.1
  • Agency: means each of the executive agencies and military departments (as defined in 5 U. See 31 CFR 215.2
  • 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
  • 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

  • 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 any Administrative Law Judge in USDA appointed pursuant to 5 U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • 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
  • Appeal: means the appeal to the ALJ. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Apple producer: is a farmer in the United States or its territories that produced apples, on not less than 10 acres, for sale in 1999 or 2000. See 27 CFR 24.270
  • Applicant: The person who applied for a certificate of plant variety protection. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Applicant: means any interested party who has applied for inspection service under the regulations in this part. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • 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: Any person who has applied for service under the regulations. See 7 CFR 53.1
  • Application: An application for plant variety protection under the Act. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • 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 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
  • arbitrator: means any officer or employee of the Service designated by the Administrator, pursuant to the act, to arbitrate a bona fide dispute with reference to the terms and conditions of the sale of milk or its products between a producer cooperative and purchasers, handlers, processors, or distributors of milk or its products. See 27 CFR 28.21
  • 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
  • Assignee: A person to whom an owner assigns his/her rights in whole or in part. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Assignment of the mortgage: If the mortgagee assigns the mortgage on the individual dwelling unit to the Commissioner, the mortgagee shall certify:

    (1) To any changes in the plan of apartment ownership including the administration of the property. See 24 CFR 206.131

  • Assistant Sales Manager: means the Assistant Sales Manager, Commercial Export Programs, Office of the General Sales Manager. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Auction sale: A public sale in which property is sold to the highest bidder in open verbal competition. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Auditor: Person authorized by the Livestock and Seed Program to conduct official assessments. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Award: Financial assistance that provides support or stimulation to accomplish a public purpose. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Award: A grant or a cooperative agreement other than a technology investment agreement (TIA). See 32 CFR 34.2
  • Award: means any grant, cooperative agreement or loan made with Recovery Act funds. See 30 CFR 57.14209
  • Bank obligation: means an obligation, acceptable to CCC, of a U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Basic Inspection Period: A specified period of consecutive production designated for on-line inspection (e. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • 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
  • 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

  • Beginning of amortization: means the date one month prior to the date of the first monthly payment to principal and interest. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Beneficiary: refers to the second individual named in the registration of a definitive savings bond, a converted definitive savings bond, or a book-entry security purchased through the TreasuryDirect system, registered, e. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • BLM: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • Board: The Plant Variety Protection Board appointed by the Secretary. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Bona fide tenant: means a tenant of the property who is not a mortgagor, borrower, a spouse or child of a mortgagor or borrower, or any other member of a mortgagor's or borrower's family. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Book-entry bond: means a Series EE savings bond maintained by Treasury solely as a computer record. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • 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: means a mortgagor who is an original borrower under the HECM Loan Agreement and Note. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • 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
  • Business day: means any day that funds may be settled through ACH. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Business entity: is a corporation, partnership, joint operation, trust, limited liability company, or cooperative. See 27 CFR 24.270
  • Business entity: is a corporation, partnership, joint operation, trust, limited liability company, or cooperative. See 27 CFR 24.284
  • Capital debt: means the outstanding indebtedness used for the construction, rehabilitation, or acquisition of the physical property and equipment of a hospital, including those financing costs approved by HUD. See 24 CFR 242.1
  • 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

  • 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: The recipient's cash outlay, including the outlay of money contributed to the recipient by third parties. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • Cash flow budget: is a projection listing all anticipated cash inflows (including all farm income, nonfarm income and all loan advances) and all cash outflows (including all farm and nonfarm debt service and other expenses) to be incurred by the borrower during the period of the budget. See 27 CFR 24.270
  • Casual use: means activities ordinarily resulting in no or negligible disturbance of the public lands or resources. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • 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 203.22
  • 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: A document which is issued for a regulated article by an inspector or by a person operating under a compliance agreement, and which represents that the article is eligible for interstate movement in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Certificate: A document which is issued for a regulated article by an inspector or by a person operating under a compliance agreement, and which represents that such article is eligible for interstate movement in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • 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
  • 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 200.193
  • 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
  • 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
  • Certified seed: Certified seed is a class of certified seed which is the progeny of Breeder, Foundation, or Registered seed, except as provided in §201. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • 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: 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 53.1
  • Class: See "Grade. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • 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
  • 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
  • CMT Index: means the U. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • 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
  • 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: The Examiner in Chief of the Office. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Commissioner: means the Federal Housing Commissioner or his authorized representative. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Commissioner: means the Federal Housing Commissioner. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Commissioner: means the Federal Housing Commissioner or the Commissioner's authorized representative. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Commissioner: means the Federal Housing Commissioner. See 24 CFR 207.251
  • Common areas and facilities: means those areas of the project and of the property upon which it is located that are for the use and enjoyment of the owners of family units located in the project. See 24 CFR 234.3
  • Common use area: means a generally broad geographic area from which BLM can make disposals of mineral materials to many persons, with only negligible surface disturbance. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • Community pit: means a relatively small, defined area from which BLM can make disposals of mineral materials to many persons. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • 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 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 200.193
  • 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 203.22
  • Compliance agreement: A written agreement between Plant Protection and Quarantine and a person engaged in the business of growing, handling, or moving regulated articles, in which the person agrees to comply with the provisions of this subpart and any conditions imposed pursuant to such provisions. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Compliance agreement: A written agreement between Plant Protection and Quarantine and a person engaged in the business of growing, handling, or moving regulated articles, wherein the person agrees to comply with the provisions of this subpart and any conditions imposed pursuant thereto. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Condition: The degree of acceptability of the container with respect to freedom from defects which affect the serviceability, including appearance as well as usability, of the container for its intended purpose. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Conformance: A user's quality manual and supporting documentation. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Construction: means the creation of a new or replacement hospital facility, the substantial rehabilitation of an existing facility, or the limited rehabilitation of an existing facility. See 24 CFR 242.1
  • 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
  • consumer: means any person who purchases or otherwise obtains seed for sowing but not for resale. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Contract: A procurement contract under an award or subaward, and a procurement subcontract under a recipient's or subrecipient's contract. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Contract: means (except as used in the definitions for "grant" and "subgrant" in this section and except where qualified by "Federal") a procurement contract under a grant or subgrant, and means a procurement subcontract under a contract. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • Contract: Either:

    (1) A procurement contract made by a recipient under a DoD Component's award or by a subrecipient under a subaward. See 32 CFR 34.2

  • 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 Commissioner's insurance endorsement and includes the provisions of this subpart and of the Act. See 24 CFR 232.252
  • Contract of Insurance: means the agreement evidenced by the issuance of a Mortgage Insurance Certificate or by the endorsement of the Commissioner upon the credit instrument given in connection with an insured mortgage, incorporating by reference the regulations in this subpart and the applicable provisions of the Act. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Contract of insurance: means the agreement evidenced by the issuance of a Mortgage Insurance Certificate or by the endorsement of the Commissioner upon the credit instrument given in connection with an insured mortgage, incorporating by reference the regulations in subpart C of this part and the applicable provisions of the National Housing Act. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • contract of insurance: means the agreement evidenced by such endorsement and includes the terms, conditions and provisions of this part and of the National Housing Act. See 24 CFR 207.251
  • 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
  • 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
  • Conversion: means the date on which all documents necessary to create a condominium under state law (and under local law, where applicable) have been recorded, except that in the case of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, conversion is defined as the date on which the legal documents (which must be in compliance with applicable law) to create a condominium are presented for inscription (i. See 24 CFR 234.3
  • cooperative: means any association, incorporated or otherwise, which is in good faith owned or controlled by producers, or organizations thereof, of milk or its products, and which is bona fide engaged in the collective processing or preparing for market or handling or marketing, in the current of interstate or foreign commerce, of milk or its products. See 27 CFR 28.21
  • 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 53.1
  • Coowner: means either of the persons named in the registration of a definitive or a converted definitive savings bond, registered, e. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Cost sharing or matching: That portion of project or program costs not borne by the Federal Government. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Cost sharing or matching: means the value of the third party in-kind contributions and the portion of the costs of a federally assisted project or program not borne by the Federal Government. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • Cost sharing or matching: That portion of project or program costs not borne by the Federal Government. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • 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 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
  • Court: means a court of law with jurisdiction over the parties and the subject matter. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Credit sale: A sale in which financing is provided to an applicant for the purchase of inventory property. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • 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 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
  • CSRS: means subchapter III of chapter 83 of title 5, United States Code. See 7 CFR 58.37
  • 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: 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 7 CFR 58.37
  • 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
  • Current spouse annuity: means a recurring benefit under CSRS that is payable (after the employee's, Member's, or retiree's death) to a current spouse who meets the requirements of §831. See 7 CFR 58.37
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 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
  • Day: means calendar day, except where the term business day is used. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • De-link: means the online process by which all securities contained within the minor linked account are moved to the minor's primary TreasuryDirect account and the linked account is deactivated. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • 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
  • Debentures: means registered, transferable securities in certificated or book entry form which are valid and binding obligations, issued in the name of the Mutual Mortgage Insurance Fund in accordance with the provisions of this part. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • decision: means the judge's initial decision in proceedings subject to 5 U. See 27 CFR 27.43
  • 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
  • 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 Production Act: The Defense Production Act of 1950, as amended (50 U. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Deferral Period: means the period of time following the death of the last surviving borrower during which the due and payable status of a HECM is deferred for an Eligible Non-Borrowing Spouse provided that the Qualifying Attributes and all other FHA requirements continue to be satisfied. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Definitive bond: means a Series EE savings bond issued in paper form. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • 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
  • 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
  • Delivery: means moving a minimum amount of $25 (consisting of principal and proportionate interest) of a security held as a gift from the account of the purchaser to the account of the recipient. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 53.1
  • Department: means the Department of Agriculture. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Department: means the United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Department: means the United States Department of Agriculture. See 27 CFR 26.97
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Department: means the United States Department of Agriculture. See 27 CFR 27.43
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Department: means the United States Department of Agriculture. See 27 CFR 27.138
  • Department: means the United States Department of Agriculture. See 27 CFR 28.70
  • Department: The U. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Deposit: means a deposit required to provide a survivor benefit. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Deposit: means a deposit required by the Civil Service Retirement Spouse Equity Act of 1984, Pub. See 7 CFR 58.37
  • 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 203.22
  • Deputy Administrator: The Deputy Administrator of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Deputy Administrator: The Deputy Administrator of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service for Plant Protection and Quarantine, or any officer or employee of the Department to whom authority to act in his/her stead has been or may hereafter be delegated. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • 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 Administrator: The Deputy Administrator of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • 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
  • 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 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 53.1
  • 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: 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: 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
  • Disbursement: The entire principal amount of the mortgage must have been disbursed to the mortgagor or to his or her creditors for his or her account and with his or her consent. See 24 CFR 203.17
  • 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
  • Division: Livestock, Poultry, Grain and Seed Division. See 7 CFR 53.1
  • Division: The Cotton Division of the Agricultural Marketing Service. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Division: means the Dairy Division of the Service. See 27 CFR 28.21
  • DoD Component: A Military Department, Defense Agency, DoD field activity, or organization within the Office of the Secretary of Defense that provides or administers an award to a recipient. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • DoD Component: A Military Department, Defense Agency, DoD Field Activity, or organization within the Office of the Secretary of Defense that provides or administers an award to a recipient. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • 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
  • Eligible Non-Borrowing Spouse: means a Non-Borrowing Spouse who meets all Qualifying Attributes for a Deferral Period. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • 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 any owner of a TreasuryDirect account that is not an individual. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Entry: means that documentation required by 19 CFR part 142 to be filed with the appropriate U. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • Equipment: Tangible nonexpendable personal property including exempt 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 32 CFR 32.2
  • Equipment: means tangible, nonexpendable, personal property having a useful life of more than one year and an acquisition cost of $5,000 or more per unit. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • Equipment: 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 32 CFR 34.2
  • Estate planning service firm: means an individual or entity that is not a mortgagee approved under part 202 of this chapter or a participating agency approved under subpart B of 24 CFR part 214 and that charges a fee that is:

    (1) Contingent on the prospective borrower obtaining a mortgage loan under this part, except the origination fee authorized by §206. See 24 CFR 206.3

  • European larch canker: The plant disease known as European larch canker, Lachnellula willkommi (Dasycypha), in any stage of development. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • 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
  • 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
  • Excess property: Property under the control of any DoD Component that, as determined by the head thereof, is no longer required for its needs or the discharge of its responsibilities. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • 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
  • Exempt property: Tangible personal property acquired in whole or in part with Federal funds, where the DoD Component has statutory authority to vest title in the recipient without further obligation to the Federal Government. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Expected average mortgage interest rate: means the interest rate used to calculate the principal limit established at closing. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Expenditures: See the definition for outlays in this section. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • Exploration: means creating surface disturbance greater than casual use that includes sampling, drilling, or developing surface or underground workings to evaluate the type, extent, quantity, or quality of mineral values present. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • 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
  • extended maturity: refer to periods after the original maturity dates of the bonds during which owners may retain them and continue to earn interest. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Face amount: refers to the nominal amount of a Series EE savings bond. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Family unit: means a one-family unit including the undivided interest in the common areas and facilities, and such restricted common areas and facilities as may be designated. See 24 CFR 234.3
  • Farm tools: An instrument worked or used by hand, e. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Farm tools: An instrument worked or used by hand, e. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • 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
  • 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 owned property: Property in the possession of, or directly acquired by, the Government and subsequently made available to the recipient. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • 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
  • FHA: means the Federal Housing Administration. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • 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
  • Final maturity: refers to the date that a bond ceases to earn interest. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • 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
  • Financially interested person: Any person having a financial interest in the livestock involved, including but not limited to the shipper, receiver, producer, seller, buyer, or carrier of the livestock or products. See 7 CFR 53.1
  • Financially interested person: Any person having a financial interest in the products involved, including but not limited to the shipper, receiver, producer, seller, buyer, or carrier of the products. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 CSRS and has paid the annuity accrued since the time of retirement. See 7 CFR 58.37
  • FNS: means the Food and Nutrition Service, USDA. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • 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 application: An application for plant variety protection filed in a foreign country. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Foreign bank: means a bank which is not a U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • 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: includes only persons who were married to an employee or Member on or after May 7, 1985, or who were the spouse of a retiree who retired on or after May 7, 1985, regardless of the date of termination of the marriage. See 7 CFR 58.37
  • 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
  • Former spouse annuity: means a recurring benefit under CSRS that is payable to a former spouse after the employee's, Member's, or retiree's death. See 7 CFR 58.37
  • Foundation seed: Foundation seed is a class of certified seed which is the progeny of Breeder or Foundation seed and is produced and handled under procedures established by the certifying agency, in accordance with this part, for producing the Foundation class of seed, for the purpose of maintaining genetic purity and identity. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • 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
  • 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
  • Fully reduced annuity: means the recurring payments under CSRS received by a retiree who has elected the maximum allowable reduction in annuity to provide a current spouse annuity and/or a former spouse annuity or annuities. See 7 CFR 58.37
  • Funding period: The period of time when Federal funding is available for obligation by the recipient. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Funding period: The period of time when Federal funding is available for obligation by the recipient. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • General Counsel: means the General Counsel of the Department. See 27 CFR 28.70
  • 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 203.22
  • Generally infested area: Any part of a regulated area not designated as a suppressive area in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Gift: means a Treasury security purchased for or transferred to an intended recipient, without consideration. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Golden nematode: The nematode known as the golden nematode (Globodera rostochiensis), in any stage of development. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Gossypium spp:

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

  • Government: means a State or local government or a federally recognized Indian tribal government. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • Grading service: The service established and conducted under the regulations for the determination and certification or other identification of the class, grade, or other quality of livestock under standards. See 7 CFR 53.1
  • 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 an award of financial assistance, including cooperative agreements, in the form of money, or property in lieu of money, by the Federal Government to an eligible grantee. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • Grantee: means the government to which a grant is awarded and which is accountable for the use of the funds provided. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • 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
  • 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
  • Gummosis disease: A dangerous plant disease of sugarcane which is caused by the highly infectious bacterium, Xanthomonas vasculorum (Cobb) Dowson, and which is not widely prevalent or distributed within and throughout the United States. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • handler: means any person who, by the terms of a marketing order, is subject thereto, or to whom a marketing order is sought to be made applicable. See 27 CFR 27.43
  • handler: means any person who, by the terms of a marketing order or marketing agreement, is subject thereto, or to whom a marketing order or marketing agreement is sought to be made applicable. See 27 CFR 27.138
  • Hard costs: means the costs of the construction and equipment, including construction-related fees such as architect and construction manager fees. See 24 CFR 242.1
  • Hazard: An emergency or disaster resulting from:

    (1) A natural disaster, or

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

  • 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: 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 that part of the proceeding which involves the submission of evidence. See 27 CFR 26.97
  • hearing: means that part of the proceeding which involves the submission of evidence. See 27 CFR 27.43
  • hearing: means that part of the proceeding which involves the submission of evidence. See 27 CFR 27.138
  • Hearing Clerk: means the Hearing Clerk, USDA, Washington, DC 20250. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • hearing clerk: means the hearing clerk, United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC. See 27 CFR 26.97
  • hearing clerk: means the hearing clerk, United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, D. See 27 CFR 27.43
  • hearing clerk: means the hearing clerk, United States Departent of Agriculture, Washington, DC. See 27 CFR 28.21
  • HECM: means a Home Equity Conversion Mortgage. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • HECM counselor: means an independent third party who is currently active on FHA's HECM Counselor Roster and who is not, either directly or indirectly, associated with or compensated by, a party involved in originating, servicing, or funding the HECM, or the sale of annuities, investments, long-term care insurance, or any other type of financial or insurance product who provides statutorily required counseling to prospective borrowers who may be eligible for or interested in obtaining an FHA-insured HECM. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • 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
  • Homeland security: Includes efforts:

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

  • Hospital: means a facility that has been proposed for approval or has been approved by HUD under the provisions of this subpart, and:

    (1) That provides community services for inpatient medical care of the sick or injured (including obstetrical care). See 24 CFR 242.1

  • 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
  • Importer: means a party qualifying as an Importer of Record pursuant to 19 U. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • 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
  • importer: means any person who, by the terms of section 8e of the act, is subject thereto. See 27 CFR 27.138
  • Individual: means a natural person. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • 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
  • Ineligible Non-Borrowing Spouse: means a Non-Borrowing Spouse who does not meet all Qualifying Attributes for a Deferral Period. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • 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
  • 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 golden nematode or the existence of circumstances that make it reasonable to believe that the golden nematode is present. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Infestation: The presence of European larch canker or the existence of circumstances that make it reasonable to believe that the European larch canker is present. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • 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
  • information: means and includes reports, books, accounts, records, and the facts and information contained therein and required to be furnished to or acquired by any official pursuant to the provisions of any marketing agreement or marketing order. See 27 CFR 28.70
  • Inholding: means State-owned or privately owned land that is completely surrounded by Congressionally designated wilderness. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • Initial Disbursement Limit: means the maximum amount of funds that can be advanced to a borrower of an adjustable interest rate HECM allowed at loan closing and during the First 12-Month Disbursement Period in accordance with §206. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • inoculant: means a commercial preparation containing nitrogen-fixing bacteria applied to seed. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • 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: 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 Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Inspector: Any employee of Plant Protection and Quarantine, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Inspector: Any employee of Plant Protection and Quarantine, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • Insurable interest annuity: means the recurring payments under CSRS 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 7 CFR 58.37
  • 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
  • Insured mortgage: means a mortgage which has been insured as evidenced by the issuance of a Mortgage Insurance Certificate. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Insured mortgage: means a mortgage which has been insured as evidenced by the issuance of a Mortgage Insurance Certificate or by the endorsement of the credit instrument for insurance by the Commissioner. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • 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
  • insured mortgage: means a mortgage which has been insured by the endorsement of the credit instrument by the Commissioner, or his duly authorized representative. See 24 CFR 207.251
  • Intangible property and debt instruments: Property that includes, but is not limited to, trademarks, copyrights, patents and patent applications and such property as loans, notes and other debt instruments, lease agreements, stock and other instruments of property ownership, whether considered tangible or intangible. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • 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
  • Intermediary lender: means the entity requesting or receiving HFIL loan funds for establishing a revolving fund and relending to ultimate recipients. See 27 CFR 24.96
  • 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 203.22
  • Interstate: From any State into or through any other State. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Interstate: From any State into or through any other State. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Japanese beetle: The live insect known as the Japanese beetle (Popillia japonica Newm. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • judge: means any administrative law judge appointed pursuant to 5 U. See 27 CFR 26.97
  • judge: means any administrative law judge appointed pursuant to 5 U. See 27 CFR 27.43
  • 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
  • Leaf scald disease: A dangerous plant disease of sugarcane which is caused by the highly infectious bacterium, Xanthomonas albilineans (Ashby) Dowson, and which is not widely prevalent or distributed within and throughout the United States. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • LIBOR: means the London Interbank Offered Rate. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • 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
  • License: A license issued under the Act by the Secretary to sample cotton. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • 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 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 issued or authorized to be issued by an inspector to allow the interstate movement of noncertifiable regulated articles to a specified destination for limited handling, utilization, or processing, or for treatment. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Limited permit: A document issued or authorized to be issued by an inspector to allow the interstate movement of noncertifiable regulated articles to a specified destination for limited handling, utilization or processing or for treatment. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Limited permit: A document which is issued for a regulated article by an inspector or by a person operating under a compliance agreement, and which represents that the regulated article is eligible for interstate movement in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Limited permit: A document which is issued for a regulated article by an inspector or by a person operating under a compliance agreement, and which represents that such regulated article is eligible for interstate movement in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • 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
  • Limited rehabilitation: means additions, expansion, remodeling, renovation, modernization, repair, and alteration of existing buildings, including acquisition of new or replacement equipment, in cases where the hard costs of construction and equipment are less than 20 percent of the mortgage amount. See 24 CFR 242.1
  • Linked account: means an account that is a separate account from your primary account, but connected to your primary account. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Livestock: Bovine, ovine, porcine, caprine, bison or class of Osteichthyes. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • 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: 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
  • lot of seed: means a definite quantity of seed identified by a lot number, every portion or bag of which is uniform, within permitted tolerances, for the factors which appear in the labeling. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • 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
  • 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 agreement: means any marketing agreement or any amendment thereto which may be entered into pursuant to section 8b of the act. See 27 CFR 26.97
  • marketing agreement: means any marketing agreement or any amendment thereto which may be entered into pursuant to section 8b of the act. See 27 CFR 27.138
  • marketing agreement: means any marketing agreement or any amendment thereto which may be entered into pursuant to section 8b of the Act. See 27 CFR 28.70
  • 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 order: means any order or any amendment thereto which may be issued pursuant to section 8c of the act, and after notice and hearing as required by said section. See 27 CFR 26.97
  • marketing order: means any order or any amendment thereto which may be issued pursuant to section 8c of the act. See 27 CFR 27.43
  • marketing order: means any order or any amendment thereto which may be issued pursuant to section 8c of the act, and after notice and hearing as required by said section. See 27 CFR 27.138
  • marketing order: means any order or any amendment thereto which may be issued pursuant to section 8c of the Act. See 27 CFR 28.70
  • Marketing Services Office: A facility of the Cotton Division established under the Act at any point. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Marriage: means a marriage recognized in law or equity under the whole law of the jurisdiction with the most significant interest in the marital status of the employee, Member, or retiree unless the law of that jurisdiction is contrary to the public policy of the United States. See 7 CFR 58.37
  • 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
  • Maturity: means the date on which the mortgage indebtedness would be extinguished if paid in accordance with periodic payments provided for in the mortgage. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Maturity: The mortgage shall have a term of not more than 30 years from the date of the beginning of amortization. See 24 CFR 203.17
  • Maximum claim amount: means the lesser of the appraised value of the property, as determined by the appraisal used in underwriting the loan. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • 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
  • Mechanized soil-moving equipment: Mechanized equipment used to move or transport soil, e. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Mechanized soil-moving equipment: Equipment used for moving or transporting soil, e. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • mediator: means any officer or employee of the Service designated by the Administrator, pursuant to the act, to mediate a bona fide dispute with reference to terms and conditions of the sale of milk or its products between a producer cooperative and purchasers, handlers, processors, or distributors of milk or its products. See 27 CFR 28.21
  • Member: means a Member of Congress. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Member: means a Member of Congress. See 7 CFR 58.37
  • Metric ton: means a unit of measure that equals 2,204. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • 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
  • Minimize: means to reduce the adverse impact of an operation to the lowest practical level. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Mining claim: means any unpatented mining claim, millsite, or tunnel site located under the mining laws. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Mining laws: means the Lode Law of July 26, 1866, as amended (14 Stat. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Minor: means an individual under the age of 18 years. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • MIP: means the mortgage insurance premium paid by the mortgagee to the Commissioner in consideration of the contract of insurance. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • MIP: means the mortgage insurance premium paid by the mortgagee to the Commissioner in consideration of the contract of insurance. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • 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
  • Mortgage: means a first lien on real estate under the laws of the jurisdiction where the real estate is located. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Mortgage: means such classes of first liens as are commonly given to secure advances on, or the unpaid purchase price of, real estate under the laws of the state in which the real estate is located, together with any mortgage note secured thereby. See 24 CFR 242.1
  • mortgage: means such a first lien upon real estate and other property as is commonly given to secure advances on, or the unpaid purchase price of, real estate under the laws of the State, district or territory in which the real estate is located, together with the credit instrument or instruments, if any, secured thereby. See 24 CFR 207.251
  • Mortgage Reserve Fund: means a trust account, or an account held by the mortgagee, for and on behalf of the mortgagor, to which the mortgagor contributes and from which withdrawals must be approved by HUD. See 24 CFR 242.1
  • Mortgagee: means original lender under a mortgage and its successors and assigns, as are approved by the Commissioner. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Mortgagee: means the original lender under a mortgage and its successors and such of its assigns as are approved by the Commissioner. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • mortgagee: means the original lender under a mortgage its successors and such of its assigns as are approved by the Commissioner, and includes the holders of the credit instruments issued under a trust indenture, mortgage or deed of trust pursuant to which such holders act by and through a trustee therein named. See 24 CFR 207.251
  • Mortgagor: means each original mortgagor under a HECM mortgage and his heirs, executors, administrators, and assigns. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Mortgagor: means the original borrower under a mortgage and its successors and assigns. See 24 CFR 242.1
  • Mortgagor: means the original borrower under a mortgage and his heirs, executors, administrators and assigns. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • mortgagor: means the original borrower under a mortgage and its successors and such of its assigns as are approved by the Commissioner. See 24 CFR 207.251
  • Motorized equipment: means any machine that uses or is activated by a motor, engine, or other power source. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • move: shall be construed in accordance with this definition. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • move: shall be construed in accordance with this definition. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • move: shall be construed accordingly. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • move: shall be construed accordingly. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • move: shall be construed accordingly. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • 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
  • Native American tribe: means the following:

    (1) An Indian tribe recognized by the U. See 27 CFR 24.96

  • Negotiated sale: A sale in which there is a bargaining of price and/or terms. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Net annuity: means the net annuity as defined in §838. See 7 CFR 58.37
  • 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-Borrowing Spouse: means the spouse, as defined by the law of the state in which the spouse and borrower reside or the state of celebration, of the HECM borrower at the time of closing and who is also not a borrower. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Obligations: The amounts 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 32 CFR 32.2
  • Obligations: means the amounts of orders placed, contracts and subgrants awarded, goods and services received, and similar transactions during a given period that will require payment by the grantee during the same or a future period. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • Obligations: The amounts 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 32 CFR 34.2
  • OC claim: means a claim made pursuant to 7 U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • 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
  • official: means the Secretary, any officer, employee, or other person employed or appointed by the Department, and any agency or agent appointed by the Secretary to administer a marketing agreement or a marketing order, and any agent or employee of any such agency or agent. See 27 CFR 28.70
  • 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
  • OMB: means the United States Office of Management and Budget. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • 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
  • Online: means use of the Internet. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Open-end advance: means an insured advance made by an approved mortgagee in connection with a previously insured mortgage, pursuant to an open-end provision in the mortgage. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Open-end insurance charge: means the charge paid by the mortgagee to the Commissioner in consideration of the insurance of an open-end advance. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Operations: means all functions, work, facilities, and activities on public lands in connection with prospecting, exploration, discovery and assessment work, development, extraction, and processing of mineral deposits locatable under the mining laws. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Operator: means a person conducting or proposing to conduct operations. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • 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
  • 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
  • original maturity: refers to the initial maturity period of a bond prior to any extensions of maturity. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • our: refers to the agency, the Bureau of the Fiscal Service. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • 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: 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
  • 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
  • Parent: means an organization or entity that controls or has a controlling interest in another organization or entity. See 24 CFR 242.1
  • Partially reduced annuity: means the recurring payments under CSRS to a retiree who has elected less than the maximum allowable reduction in annuity to provide a current spouse annuity or a former spouse annuity. See 7 CFR 58.37
  • Participating agency: means all housing counseling and intermediary organizations participating in HUD's Housing Counseling program, including HUD-approved agencies, and affiliates and branches of HUD-approved intermediaries, HUD-approved multi-state organizations (MSOs), and state housing finance agencies. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • party: includes the Department. See 27 CFR 27.43
  • 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

  • Payments: The mortgage shall:

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

  • Payroll savings plan: is a method for the purchase of savings bonds using periodic ACH credits from your employer or financial institution to purchase a payroll zero-percent certificate of indebtedness until a sufficient amount of payroll zero-percent certificate of indebtedness is accumulated to enable the purchase of a savings bond in an amount, series, and registration that you previously selected using functionality in your TreasuryDirect account. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Payroll zero-percent certificate of indebtedness: is a restricted form of the zero-percent certificate of indebtedness that is held separately from the zero-percent certificate of indebtedness and used only for purchases made through the payroll savings plan. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Percentage of completion method: refers to a system under which payments are made for construction work according to the percentage of completion of the work, rather than to the grantee's cost incurred. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • Performance bond: means a bond to ensure compliance with the terms of the contract and reclamation of the site as BLM requires. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • Permittee: means any Federal, State, or territorial agency, unit, or subdivision, including municipalities, or any non-profit organization, to which BLM issued a free use permit for the removal of mineral materials from the public lands. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • person: means any individual, corporation, partnership, association, or any other business unit. See 27 CFR 28.70
  • 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, corporation, company, society, or association, or other organized group of any of the foregoing. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • 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, partnership, corporation, company, society, association, or other organized group. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Person: Any individual, partnership, corporation, company, society, association, or other organized group. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • Person: means any individual, firm, corporation, association, partnership, trust, consortium, joint venture, or any other entity conducting operations on public lands. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • 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: 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, partnership, association, or any other organized group of persons, or legal successor or representative thereof. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • 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: Individual, association, partnership, or corporation. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, partnership, society, or association, or other organized group of any of the foregoing. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Person: Individual, association, partnership, or corporation, or two or more individuals having a joint or common interest. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Person: means an individual or an entity. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, society, or association, or other organized group of any of the foregoing. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Personal property: Property of any kind except real property. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • petition: includes an amended petition. See 27 CFR 27.43
  • Pink bollworm: The live insect known as the pink bollworm of cotton (Pectinophora gossypiella Saund. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • 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 24 CFR 203.35
  • Plant Protection and Quarantine: The organizational unit within the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • Policy: The Board's policy is to adjudicate impartially, thoroughly, and fairly all issues raised under this subpart. See 16 CFR 306.9
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 7 CFR 58.37
  • Primary account: means the account that you establish when you first open your TreasuryDirect account. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • 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
  • Principal amount: means the amount of the original investment. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Principal amount: means the amount of the original investment. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Principal limit: means the maximum amount calculated, taking into account the age of the youngest borrower or Eligible Non-Borrowing Spouse, the expected average mortgage interest rate, and the maximum claim amount. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Principal residence: means the dwelling where the borrower and, if applicable, Non-Borrowing Spouse, maintain their permanent place of abode, and typically spend the majority of the calendar year. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Prior approval: Written approval by an authorized official evidencing prior consent. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Prior approval: means documentation evidencing consent prior to incurring specific cost. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • Prior approval: Written or electronic approval by an authorized official evidencing prior consent. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • 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
  • proceeding: means a proceeding upon the basis of which a marketing agreement may be entered into or a marketing order may be issued. See 27 CFR 26.97
  • proceeding: means a proceeding before the Secretary arising under section 8c(15)(A) of the Act. See 27 CFR 27.43
  • proceeding: means a proceeding before the Secretary arising under sections 8a, 8b(b), 8c(14), 8e, 10(c) and 10(h). See 27 CFR 27.138
  • 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 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
  • 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: The Cotton and Tobacco Program of the Agricultural Marketing Service. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Program identification symbols: Abbreviations used to indicate which approved program is supported by a rated order. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Program income: Gross income earned by the recipient that is directly generated by a supported activity or earned as a result of the award (see exclusions in §32. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Program income: Gross income earned by the recipient that is directly generated by a supported activity or earned as a result of the award. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • 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
  • Project: means a structure or structures containing four or more family units. See 24 CFR 234.3
  • 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
  • Project area: means the area of land upon which the operator conducts operations, including the area required for construction or maintenance of roads, transmission lines, pipelines, or other means of access by the operator. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Project costs: 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 32 CFR 32.2
  • Project costs: 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 32 CFR 34.2
  • Project mortgage: means a mortgage which is or has been insured under any of the FHA multifamily housing programs, other than sections 213(a)(1) and 213(a)(2) of the Act (12 U. See 24 CFR 234.3
  • Project period: The period established in the award document during which Federal sponsorship begins and ends. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Project period: The period established in the award document during which Federal sponsorship begins and ends. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • Property: Real property and personal property (equipment, supplies, intangible property and debt instruments), unless stated otherwise. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • property: as used in this subpart shall be construed to include the individual dwelling unit and the undivided interest in the common areas and facilities as may be designated. See 24 CFR 206.131
  • Property: Real property and personal property (equipment, supplies, and intellectual property), unless stated otherwise. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • Property Standards: The mortgage must be a first lien upon the property that conforms with property standards prescribed by the Commissioner. See 24 CFR 203.17
  • 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 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 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 and interest 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, except lands held for the benefit of Indians, Aleuts, and Eskimos. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • Purchaser: means any person, including a business or government entity, buying or holding a contract to purchase mineral materials on the public lands. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • purity: means the name or names of the kind, type, or variety and the percentage or percentages thereof; the percentage of other agricultural seed or crop seed; the percentage of weed seeds, including noxious-weeds seeds; the percentage of inert matter; and the names of the noxious-weed seeds and the rate of occurrence of each. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • 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
  • Qualifying Attributes: means the requirements which must be met by a Non-Borrowing Spouse in order to be an Eligible Non-Borrowing Spouse. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • 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
  • Qualifying court order: means a court order that awards a former spouse annuity and that satisfies the requirements of section 8341(h) of title 5, United States Code, for awarding a former spouse annuity. See 7 CFR 58.37
  • 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 Assurance Division: The national classing supervision office at Memphis, Tennessee performing final review of cotton classification. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • 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
  • 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
  • Real property: Land, including land improvements, structures and appurtenances thereto, but excluding movable machinery and equipment. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Real property: means land, including land improvements, structures and appurtenances thereto, excluding movable machinery and equipment. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • Real property: Land, including land improvements, structures and appurtenances thereto, but excludes movable machinery and equipment. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • Receipt: means a warehouse receipt issued in accordance with the Act, including an electronic warehouse receipt. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Recipient: An organization receiving financial assistance directly from DoD Components to carry out a project or program. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Recipient: A for-profit organization receiving an award directly from a DoD Component to carry out a project or program. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • 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 the person to whom a gift is given. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Reclamation: means taking measures required by this subpart following disturbance of public lands caused by operations to meet applicable performance standards and achieve conditions required by BLM at the conclusion of operations. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Redemption of a savings bond: refers to the payment of principal and interest at final maturity, or prior to final maturity at the option of the owner. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Redemption value: means principal plus accrued interest of a Series EE savings bond, as of the date of potential or actual redemption. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Redemption value: means principal plus accrued interest of a bond, or a portion of the principal plus a proportionate amount of accrued interest on the bond, as of the date of redemption. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Refinancing: means the discharging of the existing capital debt of a hospital through entering into new debt. See 24 CFR 242.1
  • Registered: means that the name and taxpayer identification number(s) (TIN) of the person(s) named on the security are maintained on our records. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Registered seed: Registered seed is a class of certified seed which is the progeny of Breeder or Foundation seed and is produced and handled under procedures established by the certifying agency, in accordance with this part, for producing the Registered class of seed, for the purpose of maintaining genetic purity and identity. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • 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 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, or any portion thereof, listed as a regulated area in §301-85-2a, or otherwise designated as a regulated area in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Regulated area: Any quarantined State, or any portion thereof, listed as a regulated area in §301. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Regulated area: Any State, or any portion thereof, listed in §301. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • 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 article: Any article listed in §301. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Regulated article: Any article listed in §301. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • 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: 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: 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 61.2
  • 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
  • Research: Basic, applied, and advanced research activities. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • Research and development: All research activities, both basic and applied, and all development activities that are supported at universities, colleges, and other non-profit institutions. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Restricted common areas and facilities: means those areas and facilities restricted to a particular family unit or number of family units. See 24 CFR 234.3
  • Restricted destination permit: A document issued or authorized to be issued by an inspector to allow the interstate movement of regulated articles not certifiable under all applicable Federal domestic plant quarantines to a specified destination for other than scientific purposes. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Restricted destination permit: A document issued or authorized to be issued by an inspector to allow the interstate movement of regulated articles not certifiable under all applicable Federal domestic plant quarantines to a specified destination for other than scientific purposes. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • 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: 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: 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 7 CFR 58.37
  • 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
  • Revolving funds: means a fund that has two types of deposit accounts, one of which will be HFIL funds from FSA and the other will be comprised of repayments of loans from the ultimate recipients, interest earned on funds in the account and cash, or other short-term marketable assets that the intermediary lender chooses to deposit. See 27 CFR 24.96
  • Safe: No hazard exists on property which would likely endanger the health or safety of occupants or users. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • 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 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 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
  • 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
  • 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 USDA. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development or his or her authorized representatives. See 24 CFR 242.1
  • 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 Secretary of the Treasury or his designee. See 31 CFR 215.2
  • 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 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: 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 for the Secretary. See 27 CFR 26.97
  • 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 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 for the Secretary. See 27 CFR 27.43
  • 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
  • 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. See 27 CFR 27.138
  • Secretary: as used in this subpart A, shall have the meanings given these terms in 24 CFR part 5. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • 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. See 27 CFR 28.21
  • 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. See 27 CFR 28.70
  • Seed producer: is a farmer that produced a 1999 crop of grass, forage, vegetable, or sorghum seed for sale to AgriBiotech under contract. See 27 CFR 24.284
  • Selective Service Act: Section 18 of the Selective Service Act of 1948 (50 U. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • 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
  • Self-only annuity: means the recurring unreduced payments under CSRS to a retiree with no survivor annuity to anyone. See 7 CFR 58.37
  • 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
  • Series EE savings bond: is an accrual-type savings bond, offered at a discount, either in definitive (paper) form or in book-entry form, that pays interest on the principal based on rates determined by Treasury. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Series I savings bond: is a savings bond, issued either in definitive (paper) form or in book-entry form, that accrues interest in accordance with a formula that includes a fixed component and a component indexed to the rate of inflation. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • 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: means the Agricultural Marketing Service. See 27 CFR 28.21
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • single cross: means the first generation hybrid between two inbred lines. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Single owner: means the individual named in the registration of a book-entry Treasury security or a converted savings bond without a beneficiary, secondary owner, or coowner. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • 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
  • Soil: That part of the upper layer of earth in which plants can grow. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Soil: That part of the upper layer of earth in which plants can grow. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Specifications: Description with respect to the class, grade, other quality, quantity or condition of livestock approved by the Administrator, and available for use by the industry regardless of the origin of the descriptions. See 7 CFR 53.1
  • Standards: The standards of the Department contained in Official United States Standards for Grades of: Carcass Beef. See 7 CFR 53.1
  • State: includes the several states, Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, Guam, the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, American Samoa, and the United States Virgin Islands. See 24 CFR 242.1
  • 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 203.22
  • State: Any State, Territory, or District of the United States, including the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • State: includes the several States, Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, and the Virgin Islands. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • State: Each 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 24 CFR 203.43c
  • State: means any of the several States of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, any territory or possession of the United States, or any agency or instrumentality of a State exclusive of local governments. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • State: means a State, territory, possession, or commonwealth of the United States, or the District of Columbia. See 31 CFR 215.2
  • State: Any State, territory, or district of the United States, including Puerto Rico. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • State: A State, Territory, or district of the United States. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • 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
  • Stationary lot sampling: The process of randomly selecting sample units from a lot whose production has been completed. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • 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
  • Subaward: An award of financial assistance in the form of money, or property in lieu of money, made under an award by a recipient to an eligible subrecipient or by a subrecipient to a lower tier subrecipient. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Subaward: 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 32 CFR 34.2
  • Subgrant: means an award of financial assistance in the form of money, or property in lieu of money, made under a grant by a grantee to an eligible subgrantee. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • Subgrantee: means the government or other legal entity to which a subgrant is awarded and which is accountable to the grantee for the use of the funds provided. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • Subgroup: A group of sample units representing a portion of production. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Subrecipient: The legal entity to which a subaward is made and which is accountable to the recipient for the use of the funds provided. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Subrecipient: The legal entity to which a subaward is made and which is accountable to the recipient for the use of the funds provided. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • Subsequent buyer: means an entity other than the end user or importer which owns wheat originating in Canada. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • Substantial rehabilitation: means additions, expansion, remodeling, renovation, modernization, repair, and alteration of existing buildings, including acquisition of new or replacement equipment, in cases where the hard costs of construction and equipment are equal to or greater than 20 percent of the mortgage amount. See 24 CFR 242.1
  • Sugarcane disease: This means leaf scald disease with respect to activities in Hawaii, and means gummosis disease or leaf scald disease with respect to activities in Puerto Rico. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • 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
  • Supervisor of grading: An official grader or other person designated by the Director or Chief to supervise and maintain uniformity and accuracy of service under the regulations. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Supplies: All personal property excluding equipment, intangible property, and debt instruments as defined in this section, and inventions of a contractor conceived or first actually reduced to practice in the performance of work under a funding agreement ("subject inventions"), as defined in 37 CFR part 401, "Rights to Inventions Made by Nonprofit Organizations and Small Business Firms Under Government Grants, Contracts, and Cooperative Agreements. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Supplies: means all tangible personal property other than "equipment" as defined in this part. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • Supplies: 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 $5000 per unit. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • 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 portion of a regulated area where eradication of infestation is undertaken as an objective, as designated under §301. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • 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
  • 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
  • Suspension: An action by a DoD Component that temporarily withdraws Federal sponsorship under an award, pending corrective action by the recipient or pending a decision to terminate the award by the DoD Component. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Suspension: means depending on the context, either:

    (1) Temporary withdrawal of the authority to obligate grant funds pending corrective action by the grantee or subgrantee or a decision to terminate the grant, or

    (2) An action taken by a suspending official in accordance with agency regulations implementing E. See 32 CFR 33.3

  • Suspension: An action by a DoD Component that temporarily withdraws Federal sponsorship under an award, pending corrective action by the recipient or pending a decision to terminate the award by the DoD Component. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • tenant: as used in this subpart shall include a member of a cooperative, and the term rental payment shall include the carrying charges under the occupancy agreement between the members of the cooperative and the cooperative housing owner. See 24 CFR 236.720
  • Tenant: means the occupant(s) named in the lease or rental agreement of a housing unit in a project as of the date the condominium conversion documents are properly filed for the project, or as of the date on which the occupants are notified by management of intent to convert the project to a condominium, whichever is earlier. See 24 CFR 234.3
  • Termination: The cancellation of an award, in whole or in part, at any time prior to the date of completion. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Termination: means permanent withdrawal of the authority to obligate previously-awarded grant funds before that authority would otherwise expire. See 32 CFR 33.3
  • Termination: 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 32 CFR 34.2

  • Third party in-kind contributions: The value of non-cash contributions provided by non-Federal third parties. See 32 CFR 34.2
  • Time of retirement: means the effective commencing date for retired employee's or Member's annuity. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Time of retirement: means the effective commencing date for a retired employee's or Member's annuity. See 7 CFR 58.37
  • Tires: Every motor vehicle shall be equipped with tires of adequate capacity to support its gross weight. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • TOTAL: is an acronym that stands for "Technology Open to Approved Lenders. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Total defects: The sum of critical, major, and minor defects. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Transfer: is a transaction to move a security, or a portion of a security, to or from a TreasuryDirect account. See 31 CFR 363.6
  • Treatment Manual: The provisions currently contained in the "Manual of Administratively Authorized Procedures to be Used Under the Witchweed Quarantine" and the "Fumigation Procedures Manual" and any amendments thereto. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Tribal entity: means an eligible entity established pursuant to the Indian Reorganization Act. See 27 CFR 24.96
  • Ultimate recipient: means Native American tribe, tribal entity, or member of either that receives a loan from an intermediary lender's HFIL revolving fund. See 27 CFR 24.96
  • United States: means the States, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands of the United States. See 24 CFR 203.315
  • United States: means the States, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands of the United States. See 24 CFR 203.345
  • United States: means the States, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands of the United States. See 24 CFR 203.358
  • United States: means the 50 States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Universal Cotton Standards: The official cotton standards of the United States for the grade of American upland cotton. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Unnecessary or undue degradation: means conditions, activities, or practices that:

    (1) Fail to comply with one or more of the following: the performance standards in §3809. See 43 CFR 3809.5

  • 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: 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
  • Valid occupancy: means an occupancy under a current permit, lease, or other written authorization from BLM to occupy public lands. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • 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

  • Wage and Hour Division: means the Wage and Hour Division, United States Department of Labor. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • Wages: means all forms of cash remuneration to a worker by an employer in payment for personal services. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • 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
  • 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
  • Wheelchair: means a device that is designed solely for use by a mobility-impaired person for locomotion, and that is suitable for use in an indoor pedestrian area. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • Witchweed: Parasitic plants of the genus Striga and reproductive parts thereof, including seeds. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Workdays: means days that the Federal government normally conducts business, which excludes Saturdays, Sundays, and Federal holidays. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • Working capital advance: A procedure whereby funds are advanced to the recipient to cover its estimated disbursement needs for a given initial period. See 32 CFR 32.2
  • Working day: Any day that the recipient of an order is open for business. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • you: when used in this subpart, refers to the State agency for surplus property (SASP). See 41 CFR 102-37.375
  • your: refers to a SLGS program user or a potential SLGS program user. See 31 CFR 344.1
  • your: refers to an owner of a Series EE savings bond. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Zero-percent certificate of indebtedness: is a one-day, non-interest-bearing security that automatically matures and is rolled over each day until you request that it be redeemed. See 31 CFR 363.6