Subpart A Eligibility Requirements and Underwriting Procedures
Subpart B Contract Rights and Obligations
Subpart C Servicing Responsibilities

Terms Used In CFR > Title 24 > Subtitle B > Chapter II > Subchapter B > Part 203

  • Act: means the National Housing Act, as amended. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • 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
  • Applicant: Any person who has applied for service under the regulations. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • 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
  • 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
  • Branch: The Meat Grading Branch of the Division. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • 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: 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 200.193
  • Chief: The Chief of the Branch, or any officer or employee of the Branch to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in his stead. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Commissioner: means the Federal Housing Commissioner or his authorized representative. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Defense Production Act: The Defense Production Act of 1950, as amended (50 U. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • European larch canker: The plant disease known as European larch canker, Lachnellula willkommi (Dasycypha), in any stage of development. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • Farm tools: An instrument worked or used by hand, e. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • FHA: means the Federal Housing Administration. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Generally infested area: Any part of a regulated area not designated as a suppressive area in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Golden nematode: The nematode known as the golden nematode (Globodera rostochiensis), in any stage of development. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • 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
  • Homeland security: Includes efforts:

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

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Mechanized soil-moving equipment: Equipment used for moving or transporting soil, e. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • MIP: means the mortgage insurance premium paid by the mortgagee to the Commissioner in consideration of the contract of insurance. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Mortgagee: means the original lender under a mortgage and its successors and such of its assigns as are approved by the Commissioner. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Mortgagor: means the original borrower under a mortgage and his heirs, executors, administrators and assigns. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • 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 200.193
  • 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
  • Office of grading: The office of an official grader. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Official grader: An employee of the Department or other person authorized by the Department to determine and certify or otherwise identify the class, grade, other quality, or compliance of products under the regulations. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • 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
  • Payments: The mortgage shall:

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

  • 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: Any individual, partnership, corporation, or other legal entity, or Government agency. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Products: Meats, prepared meats, meat by-products, or meat food products. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Program identification symbols: Abbreviations used to indicate which approved program is supported by a rated order. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 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
  • regulations: The regulations in this subpart. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Restricted destination permit: A document issued or authorized to be issued by an inspector to allow the interstate movement of regulated articles not 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
  • Selective Service Act: Section 18 of the Selective Service Act of 1948 (50 U. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Service: Grading service or acceptance service. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • TOTAL: is an acronym that stands for "Technology Open to Approved Lenders. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • 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
  • 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
  • Witchweed: Parasitic plants of the genus Striga and reproductive parts thereof, including seeds. See 24 CFR 200.193