Subpart A General
Subpart B Plans and Information
Subpart C Pollution Prevention and Control
Subpart D Oil and Gas Drilling Operations
Subpart E Oil and Gas Well-Completion Operations
Subpart F Oil and Gas Well-Workover Operations
Subpart G Well Operations and Equipment
Subpart H Oil and Gas Production Safety Systems
Subpart I Platforms and Structures
Subpart J Pipelines and Pipeline Rights-of-Way
Subpart K Oil and Gas Production Requirements
Subpart L Oil and Gas Production Measurement, Surface Commingling, and Security
Subpart M Unitization
Subpart N Outer Continental Shelf Civil Penalties
Subpart O Well Control and Production Safety Training
Subpart P Sulphur Operations
Subpart Q Decommissioning Activities
Subpart S Safety and Environmental Management Systems (Sems)

Terms Used In CFR > Title 30 > Chapter II > Subchapter B > Part 250

  • Act: means the National Housing Act, (12 U. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • 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
  • Advisory Council: means the Advisory Council each Bank is required to establish pursuant to section 10(j)(11) of the Bank Act (12 U. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • Air line: means a tubing string that is used to inject air within a sulphur producing well to airlift sulphur out of the well. See 30 CFR 250.1601
  • ALJ: means any Administrative Law Judge in USDA appointed pursuant to 5 U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Appeal: means the appeal to the ALJ. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Assistant Attorney General: means the Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Division, United States Department of Justice. See 30 CFR 250.1451
  • Auxiliary aids: means services or devices that enable persons with impaired sensory, manual, or speaking skills to have an equal opportunity to participate in, and enjoy the benefits of, programs or activities conducted by the agency. See 30 CFR 250.1451
  • BOEM: means Bureau of Ocean Energy Management of the Department of the Interior. See 30 CFR 250.200
  • Brine: means the water containing dissolved salt obtained from a brine well by circulating water into and out of a cavity in the salt core of a salt dome. See 30 CFR 250.1601
  • BSEE: means Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement of the Department of the Interior. See 30 CFR 250.200
  • Cap rock: means the rock formation, a body of limestone, anhydride, and/or gypsum, overlying a salt dome. See 30 CFR 250.1601
  • Capital distribution: means any payment by the Bank, whether in cash or stock, of a dividend, any return of capital or retained earnings by the Bank to its shareholders, any transaction in which the Bank redeems or repurchases capital stock, or any transaction in which the Bank redeems, repurchases or retires any other instrument which is included in the calculation of its total capital. See 30 CFR 250.1158
  • Case file: means a BSEE document file containing information and the record of evidence related to the alleged violation. See 30 CFR 250.1402
  • 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
  • Civil penalty: means a fine. See 30 CFR 250.1402
  • Commissioner: means the Federal Housing Commissioner. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Compelling need: means that a failure to obtain requested records on an expedited basis could reasonably be expected to pose an imminent threat to the life or physical safety of an individual, or the records are needed urgently, with respect to a request made by a person primarily engaged in disseminating information, for the requester to inform the public concerning actual or alleged Federal Government activity. See 30 CFR 250.131
  • Complete complaint: means a written statement that contains the complainant's name and address and describes the agency's alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the agency of the nature and date of the alleged violation of section 504. See 30 CFR 250.1451
  • 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
  • CZMA: means Coastal Zone Management Act. See 30 CFR 250.200
  • Days: means calendar days, unless otherwise stated. See 30 CFR 250.1451
  • Deepwater well control: means well control when you are using a subsea BOP system. See 30 CFR 250.1500
  • Deputy Administrator: The Deputy Administrator of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Deputy Administrator: The Deputy Administrator of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • disclosure: means making available for examination or copying, or furnishing a copy. See 30 CFR 250.131
  • DWOP: means Deepwater Operations Plan. See 30 CFR 250.200
  • Employee: means direct employees of the lessees who are assigned well control, deepwater well control, or production safety duties. See 30 CFR 250.1500
  • 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
  • Executive officer: means for a Bank any of the following persons, provided that the Director may from time to time add or remove persons, positions, or functions to or from the list (individually for one or more Banks or jointly for all the Banks) by communication to the affected Banks:

    (1) Executive officers about whom the Banks must publicly disclose detailed compensation information under Regulation S-K, 17 CFR part 229, issued by the Securities and Exchange Commission. See 30 CFR 250.1158

  • Expected surface pressure: means the highest pressure predicted to be exerted upon the surface of a well. See 30 CFR 250.601
  • Facility: means all or any portion of buildings, structures, equipment, roads, walks, parking lots, rolling stock or other conveyances, or other real or personal property. See 30 CFR 250.1451
  • Farm tools: An instrument worked or used by hand, e. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • FHA: means the Federal Housing Administration. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • FHFA ID number: means the number assigned to a member by FHFA and used by FHFA and the Banks to identify a particular member. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • 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
  • FNS: means the Food and Nutrition Service, USDA. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Generally infested area: Any part of a regulated area not designated as a suppressive area in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Generally infested area: Any part of a regulated area not designated as a suppressive area in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Hearing: means that part of the appeal which involves the submission of evidence before the ALJ for the record in the appeal. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Hearing Clerk: means the Hearing Clerk, USDA, Washington, DC 20250. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Historic preservation programs: means programs conducted by the agency that have preservation of historic properties as a primary purpose. See 30 CFR 250.1451
  • Historic properties: means those properties that are listed or eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places or properties designated as historic under a statute of the appropriate State or local government body. See 30 CFR 250.1451
  • I or you: means the lessee engaged in oil, gas, or sulphur operations in the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS). See 30 CFR 250.1500
  • Identifiable: means a reasonably specific description of a particular record sought, such as the date of the record, subject matter, agency or person involved, etc. See 30 CFR 250.131
  • Independent directorship: means a directorship, as defined by section 7(a)(4)(A) of the Bank Act, 12 U. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • Individual: means a citizen of the United States or an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence. See 30 CFR 250.150
  • Individual with a disability: means any person who has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities, has a record of such an impairment, or is regarded as having such an impairment. See 30 CFR 250.1451
  • Infestation: The presence of witchweed or the existence of circumstances that make it reasonable to believe that witchweed is present. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Infestation: The presence of the pink bollworm or the existence of circumstances that make it reasonable to believe that pink bollworm is present. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Information: means papers, records, photographs, magnetic storage media, micro storage media, and other documentary materials, regardless of physical form or characteristics, containing data about an individual and required by GAO in pursuance of law or in connection with the discharge of official business, as defined by statute, regulation, or administrative procedure. See 30 CFR 250.150
  • Inspector: Any employee of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Inspector: Any employee of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Inspector: Any employee of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Insured mortgage: means a mortgage which has been insured by the endorsement of the credit instrument by the Commissioner, or the Commissioner's duly authorized representative. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Interstate: From any State into or through any other State. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Interstate: From any State into or through any other State. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Interstate: From any State, territory, or district of the United States into or through any other State, territory, or district of the United States (including Puerto Rico). See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Japanese beetle: The live insect known as the Japanese beetle (Popillia japonica Newm. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Judicial Officer: means an official of the USDA delegated authority by the Secretary of Agriculture, pursuant to the Act of April 4, 1940 (7 U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Limited permit: A document issued or authorized to be issued by an inspector to allow the interstate movement of noncertified regulated articles to a specified destination for limited handling, utilization, or processing or for treatment. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Maintain: includes to collect, to use, or to disseminate. See 30 CFR 250.150
  • Mechanized soil-moving equipment: Mechanized equipment used to move or transport soil, e. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Member directorship: means a directorship, as defined by section 7(a)(4)(A) of the Bank Act, 12 U. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • Method of equal proportions: means the mathematical formula used by FHFA to allocate member directorships among the States in a Bank's district based on the relative amounts of Bank stock required to be held as of the record date by members located in each State. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • move: shall be construed accordingly. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • move: shall be construed accordingly. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • New business activity: when used in this subpart has the same meaning set forth in §1272. See 30 CFR 250.1158
  • OC claim: means a claim made pursuant to 7 U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • overseas positions: means positions in foreign countries and in other areas beyond the continental limits of the United States, except as provided in §8. See 30 CFR 250.407
  • Periodic: means occurring or recurring at regular intervals. See 30 CFR 250.1500
  • Permanent capital: means the retained earnings of a Bank, determined in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles in the United States (GAAP), plus the amount paid-in for the Bank's Class B stock. See 30 CFR 250.1158
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, society, or association, or other organized group of any of the foregoing. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Person: includes an individual, partnership, corporation, association, or public or private organization other than a Federal agency. See 30 CFR 250.131
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, partnership, society, or association, or other organized group of any of the foregoing. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, society, or association, or other organized group of any of the foregoing. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Personnel: means direct employee(s) of the operator and contracted workers. See 30 CFR 250.1903
  • Personnel record: means any record concerning an individual which is maintained pursuant to GAO's personnel management process or personnel policy setting process. See 30 CFR 250.150
  • Pink bollworm: The live insect known as the pink bollworm of cotton (Pectinophora gossypiella Saund. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Production facilities: means OCS facilities that receive hydrocarbon production either directly from wells or from other facilities that produce hydrocarbons from wells. See 30 CFR 250.1001
  • Production safety: includes measures, practices, procedures, and equipment to ensure safe, accident-free, and pollution-free production operations, as well as installation, repair, testing, maintenance, and operation of surface and subsurface safety equipment. See 30 CFR 250.1500
  • 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
  • Public interest directorship: means an independent directorship filled by an individual with more than four years of experience representing consumer or community interests in banking services, credit needs, housing or consumer financial protections. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • Record: means any item, collection, or grouping of information about an individual that is maintained by GAO, including, but not limited to, education, financial transactions, medical history, criminal history, or employment history, that contains the name or other identifying particular assigned to the individual, such as a fingerprint, voice print, or a photograph. See 30 CFR 250.150
  • Record date: means December 31 of the calendar year immediately preceding the election year. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • Records: includes all books, papers, manuals, maps, photographs, reports, and other documentary materials, regardless of physical form or characteristics, including electronically created or maintained materials, under the control of GAO in pursuance of law or in connection with the transaction of public business. See 30 CFR 250.131
  • Records available to the public: means records which may be examined or copied or of which copies may be obtained, in accordance with this part, by the public or representatives of the press regardless of interest and without specific justification. See 30 CFR 250.131
  • Regulated airport: Any airport or portions of an airport in a quarantined State declared regulated in accordance with provisions in §301. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Regulated area: Any quarantined State, or any portion thereof, designated as a regulated area in §301. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Regulated area: Any quarantined State, territory, or district, or any portion thereof, listed as a regulated area in §301. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • Regulated articles: Any articles described in §301. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Regulated articles: Aircraft at or from regulated airports. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Regulated articles: Any articles described in §301. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • 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
  • Reviewing Officer: means a BSEE employee assigned to review case files and assess civil penalties. See 30 CFR 250.1402
  • Routine use: means the disclosure of a record for a purpose which is compatible with the purpose for which it was collected. See 30 CFR 250.150
  • Secretary: as used in this subpart A, shall have the meanings given these terms in 24 CFR part 5. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Soil: That part of the upper layer of earth in which plants can grow. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • State: Any State, territory, or district of the United States, including Puerto Rico. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • State: Any State, territory, or district of the United States, including Puerto Rico. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • State Plant Regulatory Official: The authorized official of a State who has responsibility for the operation of the State plant regulatory program. See 24 CFR 200.70
  • Sulphur deposit: means a formation of rock that contains elemental sulphur. See 30 CFR 250.1601
  • Suppressive area: That portion of a regulated area where eradication of infestation is undertaken as an objective, as designated by the Deputy Administrator under §301. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Suppressive area: That part of a regulated area where eradication of infestation is undertaken as an objective, as designated by the Deputy Administrator under §301. See 24 CFR 200.80
  • System manager: means the Director of Personnel, his designee, or other GAO official designated by the Comptroller General, who has the authority to decide matters relative to systems of personnel records maintained by GAO. See 30 CFR 250.150
  • System of personnel records: means a group of personnel records under the control of GAO from which information is retrieved by the name of the individual or by some identifying number, symbol, or other indentifying particular assigned to the individual. See 30 CFR 250.150
  • Total capital: means the sum of the Bank's permanent capital, the amount paid-in for its Class A stock, the amount of any general allowances for losses, and the amount of any other instruments identified in a Bank's capital plan that the Director has determined to be available to absorb losses incurred by such Bank. See 30 CFR 250.1158
  • Violation: means failure to comply with the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA) or any other applicable laws, with any regulations issued under the OCSLA, or with the terms or provisions of leases, licenses, permits, rights-of-way, or other approvals issued under the OCSLA. See 30 CFR 250.1402
  • Violator: means a person responsible for a violation. See 30 CFR 250.1402
  • Voting State: means the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, or the State of the United States in which a member's principal place of business, as determined in accordance with 12 CFR part 1263, or any successor provision, is located as of the record date. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • Well-completion operations: means the work conducted to establish the production of a well after the production-casing string has been set, cemented, and pressure-tested. See 30 CFR 250.501
  • Well-control: means methods used to minimize the potential for the well to flow or kick and to maintain control of the well in the event of flow or a kick. See 30 CFR 250.1500
  • Witchweed: Parasitic plants of the genus Striga and reproductive parts thereof, including seeds. See 24 CFR 200.193