Subchapter A General
Subchapter B Administration
Subchapter C Protection of Foreign Mask Works

Terms Used In CFR > Title 37 > Chapter I

  • Act: means the National Housing Act, as amended. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Act: means the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships, as amended (33 U. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Act: means the National Housing Act, (12 U. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • act: means the National Housing Act, as amended. See 24 CFR 207.251
  • 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
  • Administrative instructions: Published documents set forth in this part relating to the enforcement of this part, and issued under authority thereof by the Deputy Administrator. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Administrative Instructions: as used in this subpart means the Administrative Instructions referred to in Rule 34. See 37 CFR 1.1001
  • Administrative law judge: means an administrative law judge appointed pursuant to the provisions of 5 U. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Administrative wage garnishment: means the process by which a Federal agency orders a non-Federal employer to withhold amounts from a debtor's wages to satisfy a debt, as authorized by 31 U. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Food and Nutrition Service, U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Administrator: means the Federal Energy Administrator of his delegate. See 29 CFR 4211.32
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Administrator: The Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. See 37 CFR 1.71
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Service 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 37 CFR 1.1045
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) or any other employee of APHIS to whom authority has been or may be delegated to act in the Administrator's stead. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Agency: means each of the executive agencies and military departments (as defined in 5 U. See 31 CFR 215.2
  • Agency attorney: means the Deputy Chief Counsel for Operations, the Assistant Chief Counsel, Enforcement, the Assistant Chief Counsel, Europe, Africa, and Middle East Area Office, each Regional Counsel, the Aeronautical Center Counsel, or the Technical Center Counsel, or an attorney on the staff of the Assistant Chief Counsel, Enforcement, the Assistant Chief Counsel, Europe, Africa, and Middle East Area Office, each Regional Counsel, the Aeronautical Center Counsel, or the Technical Center Counsel who prosecutes a civil penalty action. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Agricultural Marketing Service: The Agricultural Marketing Service of the Department. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • ALJ: means any Administrative Law Judge in USDA appointed pursuant to 5 U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • 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: 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
  • Animal: All animals except birds, but including poultry. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Animal Import Center: Quarantine facilities operated by APHIS in Newburgh, New York, and Miami, Florida. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • APHIS representative: An individual, including, but not limited to, an animal health technician or veterinarian, authorized by the Administrator to perform the services for which the user fees in this part are charged. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Appeal: means the appeal to the ALJ. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Applicant: Any person who has applied for service under the regulations. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Applicant: Any person who requests service under this part. See 37 CFR 1.71
  • 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
  • Article: as used in this subpart means an article of the Hague Agreement. See 37 CFR 1.1001
  • 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

  • Attorney: means a person licensed by a state, the District of Columbia, or a territory of the United States to practice law or appear before the courts of that state or territory. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Average risk-weighted assets: means the four-quarter average of the measure of total risk-weighted assets associated with the lower of the bank holding company's common equity tier 1 risk-based capital ratios, as reported on the bank holding company's FR Y-9C for each quarter of the previous calendar year. See 31 CFR 210.10
  • Ballast water: means any water and suspended matter taken on board a vessel to control or maintain, trim, draught, stability, or stresses of the vessel, regardless of how it is carried. See 33 CFR 151.1504
  • 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
  • Biogas: Biomass converted to gaseous fuel. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Biomass: Any organic material that is available on a renewable or recurring basis including agricultural crops, trees grown for energy production, wood waste and wood residues, plants, including aquatic plants and grasses, fibers, animal waste and other waste materials, fats, oils, greases, including recycled fats, oils and greases. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Bird: Any member of the class aves, other than poultry. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Bleeders: Small orifices on a retort through which steam, other gasses, and condensate are emitted from the retort throughout the entire thermal process. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • 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
  • Borrower: A borrower may be a cooperative organization, corporation, partnership, trust or other legal entity organized and operated on a profit or nonprofit basis. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Borrower: means a mortgagor who is an original borrower under the HECM Loan Agreement and Note. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Branch: The Meat Grading Branch of the Division. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Canned product: A meat or poultry food product with a water activity above 0. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • centralized offset: refer to the process by which the Treasury Department's Financial Management Service offsets Federal payments through the Treasury Offset Program. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • 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
  • City: means any unit of general local government. See 31 CFR 215.2
  • Class: A subdivision of a product based on essential physical characteristics that differentiate between major groups of the same kind of species. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Closure technician: The individual(s) identified by the establishment as being trained to perform specific container integrity examinations as required by this part and designated by the establishment to perform such examinations. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • CMT Index: means the U. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Code lot: All production of a particular product in a specific size container marked with a specific container code. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • Come-up time: The elapsed time, including venting time (if applicable), between the introduction of the heating medium into a closed retort and the start of process timing. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • Commandant: means the Commandant of the Coast Guard or an authorized representative. See 33 CFR 151.1504
  • Commercially available: Energy projects utilizing technology that has a proven operating history, and for which there is an established industry for the design, installation, and service (including spare parts) of the equipment. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • 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
  • Complaint: means a document issued by an agency attorney alleging a violation of a provision of the Federal aviation statute listed in the first sentence of 49 U. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Compliance: Conformity of a product to the specifications under which the product was purchased or sold, with particular reference to the quality, cleanliness, state of refrigeration, method of processing, and trim of products. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Compliance agreement: A written agreement between 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
  • Consolidated subsidiary: has the meaning set forth in 12 CFR 249. See 31 CFR 210.10
  • 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
  • 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
  • Cooperative agreement: A cooperative agreement between the Agricultural Marketing Service and another Federal agency or a State agency, or other agency, organization or person as specified in the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946, as amended, for conducting the service. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • County: means any unit of local general Government which is classified as a county by the Bureau of the Census and within the political boundaries of which 500 or more persons are regularly employed by all agencies of the Federal Government. See 31 CFR 215.2
  • County income or employment taxes: means any form of tax for which, under a county ordinance:

    (1) Collection is provided by imposing on employers generally the duty of withholding sums from the pay of employees and making returns of the sums to a designated county officer, department, or instrumentality. See 31 CFR 215.2

  • Covered asset exchange: means a transaction in which a bank holding company has provided assets of a given liquidity category to a counterparty in exchange for assets of a higher liquidity category, and the bank holding company and the counterparty agreed to return such assets to each other at a future date. See 31 CFR 210.10
  • Creditor agency: means any Federal agency that is owed a debt. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Critical factor: Any characteristic, condition or aspect of a product, container, or procedure that affects the adequacy of the process schedule. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • 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
  • Customs: The U. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Day: means calendar day, except where the term business day is used. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • 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
  • Debt: means any amount of money, funds or property that has been determined by an appropriate official of the Federal Government to be owed to the United States government, including government-owned corporations, by a person. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Debtor: means a person who owes a debt to the United States. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • 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
  • Delegate Agency: A government agency authorized by delegation from the Department of Commerce to place priority ratings on contracts or orders needed to support approved programs. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Delinquent debt: means a debt that has not been paid by the date specified in the agency's initial written demand for payment or applicable agreement or instrument (including a post-delinquency payment agreement) unless other satisfactory payment arrangements have been made. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 37 CFR 1.71
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • Department: means the U. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • 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, or any officer or employee of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs to whom authority has heretofore been delegated or may hereafter be delegated to act in his stead. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • 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
  • Development cost: These costs include, but are not limited to, those for acquisition, planning, construction, repair or enlargement of the proposed facility. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • 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
  • Disaster Assistance for Rural Business Enterprises: Guaranteed loans authorized by section 401 of the Disaster Assistance Act of 1989 (Pub. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • 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
  • District of Columbia income tax: means the income tax imposed under 47 District of Columbia Code, chapter 15, subchapter II. See 31 CFR 215.2
  • DOE: means the Department of Energy. See 29 CFR 4211.32
  • 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
  • Energy information: includes all information in whatever form on (1) fuel reserves, exploration, extraction, and energy resources (including petrochemical feedstocks) wherever located. See 29 CFR 4211.32
  • Energy projects: Commercially available projects that produce or distribute energy or power and/or projects that produce biomass or biogas fuel. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Entry: The point at which imported product offered for entry receives reinspection and is marked with the official mark of inspection in accordance with §557. See 37 CFR 2.171
  • EPAA: means the Emergency Petroleum Allocation Act of 1973 (Pub. See 29 CFR 4211.32
  • Equine: Any horse, ass, mule, or zebra. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • ESECA: means the Energy Supply and Environmental Coordination Act of 1974 (Pub. See 29 CFR 4211.32
  • 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
  • Exchange: means to replace the water in a ballast tank using one of the following methods:

    (1) Flow-through exchange means to flush out ballast water by pumping in mid-ocean water at the bottom of the tank and continuously overflowing the tank from the top until three full volumes of water has been changed to minimize the number of original organisms remaining in the tank. See 33 CFR 151.2005

  • Expected average mortgage interest rate: means the interest rate used to calculate the principal limit established at closing. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Export health certificate: An official document that, as required by the importing country, is endorsed by an APHIS representative and states that animals, animal products, organisms, vectors, or birds to be exported from the United States were found to be healthy and free from evidence of communicable diseases and pests. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Expression vector: A cloning vector designed so that a coding sequence inserted at a particular site will be transcribed and translated into protein. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • FAA decisionmaker: means the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration, acting in the capacity of the decisionmaker on appeal, or any person to whom the Administrator has delegated the Administrator's decisionmaking authority in a civil penalty action. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Farm tools: An instrument worked or used by hand, e. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • FCCS: means the Federal Claims Collection Standards, 31 CFR parts 900-904. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Federal employee: means a current employee of PBGC or other Federal agency, including a current member of the uniformed services, including the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Commissioned Corps of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Commissioned Corps of the Public Health Service, the National Guard, and the reserve forces of the uniformed services. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Federal payment agency: means any Federal agency that transmits payment requests in the form of certified payment vouchers, or other similar forms, to a disbursing official for disbursement. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Federally inspected and passed: Inspected and passed under the Meat Inspection Act, as amended (21 U. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • FHA: means the Federal Housing Administration. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • 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
  • Financial sector entity: has the meaning set forth in 12 CFR 249. See 31 CFR 210.10
  • 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
  • FNS: means the Food and Nutrition Service, USDA. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • FOIA: means the Freedom of Information Act, as amended (5 U. See 29 CFR 4901.2
  • Food article: Any article of human food derived wholly or in part from meat, meat byproducts, or meat food products, which is not subject to the Federal meat inspection laws, and animal casings, for which the mark of Federal meat inspection is requested: Provided, That such articles and casings are derived from federally inspected and passed carcasses. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • Foreign trade zone: A formally prescribed area containing various physical facilities located in or adjacent to ports of entry under the jurisdiction of the United States and established, operated, and maintained as a foreign trade zone pursuant to the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of June 18, 1934 (48 Stat. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • GAAP: means generally accepted accounting principles as used in the United States. See 31 CFR 210.10
  • Generally infested area: Any part of a regulated area not designated as a suppressive area in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Genetic engineering: The genetic modification of organisms by recombinant DNA techniques. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Germ plasm: Semen, embryos, or ova. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Golden nematode: The nematode known as the golden nematode (Globodera rostochiensis), in any stage of development. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Grade: (1) As a noun, this term means an important commercial subdivision of a product based on certain definite and preference determining factors, such as, but not limited to, conformation, finish, and quality in meats. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Great Lakes: means Lake Ontario, Lake Erie, Lake Huron (including Lake Saint Clair), Lake Michigan, Lake Superior, and the connecting channels (Saint Mary's River, Saint Clair River, Detroit River, Niagara River, and Saint Lawrence River to the Canadian border), and includes all other bodies of water within the drainage basin of such lakes and connecting channels. See 33 CFR 151.1504
  • 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
  • Hazard: An emergency or disaster resulting from:

    (1) A natural disaster, or

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

  • Headspace: That portion of a container not occupied by the product. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • 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
  • 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
  • Homeland security: Includes efforts:

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

  • Import: To bring within the territorial limits of the United States whether that arrival is accomplished by land, air, or water. See 37 CFR 2.171
  • Import compliance assistance: Import compliance assistance includes services provided to an importer whose shipment arrives at a port of entry without the necessary paperwork or with incomplete paperwork and who requires assistance to meet the requirements for entry into the United States. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Incubation tests: Tests in which the thermally processed product is kept at a specific temperature for a specified period of time in order to determine if outgrowth of microorganisms occurs. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Initial temperature: The temperature, determined at the initiation of a thermal process cycle, of the contents of the coldest container to be processed. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • Inspector: Any employee of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Inspector: Any individual authorized by the Administrator of APHIS or the Commissioner of Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security, to enforce the regulations in this part. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • 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: Any officer or employee of the Department of cooperating agency authorized to perform any duties at any plant furnished service under this part. See 37 CFR 1.71
  • Inspector: Any officer or employee of the Department authorized to perform any duties under the regulations in this part. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • Inspector: Any employee of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • 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
  • 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 33 CFR 150.611
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Load: Those animals, birds, or animal germ plasm, presented for importation into the United States in a single shipment, that originate from one address, are destined for one address, and require one entry permit or authorization. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Mail: includes U. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • MARPOL: means the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocols of 1978 and 1997 relating to that Convention. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • 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
  • Meat: The edible part of the muscle of an animal, which is skeletal, or which is found in the tongue, in the diaphragm, in the heart, or in the esophagus, and which is intended for human food, with or without the accompanying and overlying fat and the portions of bone, skin, sinew, nerve, and blood vessels which normally accompany the muscle tissue and which are not separated from it in the process of dressing. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Mechanized soil-moving equipment: Equipment used for moving or transporting soil, e. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Members of the Armed Forces: means (1) individuals in active duty status (as defined in 10 U. See 31 CFR 215.2
  • 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
  • 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 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
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Nonstandard housing: Nonstandard housing is individual housing not normally available at an APHIS animal import center, any housing constructed or purchased at the request of the importer, any housing with blinds, dense foliage, or plants, and any housing where the temperature can be adjusted. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • OC claim: means a claim made pursuant to 7 U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Offer for entry: Presentation of the imported product by the importer to the Program for reinspection. See 37 CFR 2.171
  • Office of grading: The office of an official grader. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • 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 establishment: An establishment operated under Federal meat inspection pursuant to the Meat Inspection Act, as amended (21 U. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • 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
  • Offshore oil barge: means a tank barge carrying oil in bulk as cargo, including dual-mode integrated tug-barges, certificated by the Coast Guard under 46 CFR chapter I, subchapter D, for navigation in waters outside the Boundary Lines, as defined in 46 CFR part 7, in any ocean or the Gulf of Mexico. See 33 CFR 155.200
  • 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
  • Operational deposit: has the meaning set forth in 12 CFR 249. See 31 CFR 210.10
  • Order assessing civil penalty: means a document that contains a finding of a violation of a provision of the Federal aviation statute listed in the first sentence of 49 U. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Ordinance: means an ordinance, order, resolution, or similar instrument which is duly adopted and approved by a city or county in accordance with the constitution and statutes of the state in which it is located and which has the force of law within such city or county. See 31 CFR 215.2
  • Organism: Any active, infective, or dormant stage or life form of an entity characterized as living, including vertebrate and invertebrate animals, plants, bacteria, fungi, mycoplasmas, mycoplasma-like organisms, as well as entities such as viroids, viruses, or any entity characterized as living, related to the foregoing. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Owner: The owner, or his agent (including the operator of a carrier), having responsible custody of a plant, plant product, plant pest, soil, or other product or article subject to this part. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • 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: means the respondent or the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Payments: The mortgage shall:

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

  • Permit: A written permit issued by the Administrator, for the introduction of a regulated article under conditions determined by the Administrator, not to present a risk of plant pest introduction. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • 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, association, firm, partnership, society, or joint stock company. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • 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
  • Person: means any natural person, corporation, partnership, association, consortium, or any entity organized for a common business purpose, wherever situated, domiciled, or doing business, who directly or through other persons subject to their control does business in any part of the United States. See 29 CFR 4211.32
  • Person: An individual, corporation, partnership, trust, association, or any other public or private entity, or any officer, employee, or agent thereof. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, association, firm, partnership, society, joint stock company, or other form of organization. See 37 CFR 1.71
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, association, firm, partnership, society, or joint stock company, or other organized group of any of the foregoing. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, partnership, association, or any other organized group of persons, or legal successor or representative thereof. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Person: Any individual, partnership, corporation, company, society, association, or other organized group. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Personal delivery: includes hand-delivery or use of a contract or express messenger service. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Pet birds: Birds, except hatching eggs and ratites, that are imported or exported for the personal pleasure of their individual owners and are not intended for resale. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Plant: Any living stage or form of any member of the plant kingdom3 including, but not limited to, eukaryotic algae, mosses, club mosses, ferns, angiosperms, gymnosperms, and lichens (which contain algae) including any parts (e. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Plant pest: means any living stage of: Any insects, mites, nematodes, slugs, snails, protozoa, or other invertebrate animals, bacteria, fungi, other parasitic plants or reproductive parts thereof, viruses, or any organisms similar to or allied with any of the foregoing, or any infectious substances, which can directly or indirectly injure or cause disease or damage in any plants or parts thereof, or any processed, manufactured, or other products of plants. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Plant pest: Any living stage (including active and dormant forms) of insects, mites, nematodes, slugs, snails, protozoa, or other invertebrate animals, bacteria, fungi, other parasitic plants or reproductive parts thereof. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Plant Protection Act: Title IV of Public Law 106-224, 114 Stat. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • 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
  • Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs: The Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, of the U. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Plants and plant products: Nursery stock, other plants, plant parts, roots, bulbs, seeds, fruits, nuts, vegetables, and other plant products, and any product constituted, in whole or in part, of plant material which has not been so manufactured or processed as to eliminate pest risk. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Pleading: means a complaint, an answer, and any amendment of these documents permitted under this subpart. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Port: Any place designated by the President, Secretary of the Treasury, or Congress at which a Customs officer is assigned with authority to accept entries of merchandise, to collect duties, and to enforce the various provisions of the Customs and Navigation laws in force at that place. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Port: means a terminal or group of terminals or any place or facility that has been designated as a port by the COTP. See 33 CFR 151.1504
  • Port of arrival: Any port in the United States at which a prohibited or restricted product or article arrives. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Port of entry: A port at which a specified shipment or means of conveyance is accepted for entry or admitted without entry into the United States. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Port or place of destination: means any port or place to which a vessel is bound to anchor or moor. See 33 CFR 151.2005
  • Poultry: Chickens, doves, ducks, geese, grouse, guinea fowl, partridges, pea fowl, pheasants, pigeons, quail, swans, and turkeys. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Prince William Sound: means all State and Federal waters within Prince William Sound, Alaska, including the approach to Hinchinbrook Entrance out to and encompassing Seal Rocks. See 33 CFR 154.1115
  • 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
  • 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
  • Process schedule: The thermal process and any specified critical factors for a given canned product required to achieve shelf stability. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • Process temperature: The minimum temperature(s) of the heating medium to be maintained as specified in the process schedule. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • Process time: The intended time(s) a container is to be exposed to the heating medium while the heating medium is at or above the process temperature(s). See 37 CFR 2.37
  • Processing authority: The person(s) or organization(s) having expert knowledge of thermal processing requirements for foods in hermetically sealed containers, having access to facilities for making such determinations, and designated by the establishment to perform certain functions as indicated in this part. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • product: as used in this part means "canned product. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • 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: Meats, prepared meats, meat by-products, or meat food products. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Program employee: Any inspector or other individual employed by the Department or any cooperating agency who is authorized by the Secretary to do any work or perform any duty in connection with the Program. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • Program identification symbols: Abbreviations used to indicate which approved program is supported by a rated order. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • 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
  • Properly addressed: means a document that shows an address contained in agency records, a residential, business, or other address submitted by a person on any document provided under this subpart, or any other address shown by other reasonable and available means. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • Quality: A combination of the inherent properties of a product which determines its relative degree of excellence. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • 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
  • recognized hazardous conditions: as used in this subpart , means conditions that are:

    (1) Generally known among persons in the affected industry as causing, or likely to cause, death or serious physical harm to persons exposed to those conditions; and

    (2) Routinely controlled in the affected industry. See 33 CFR 150.601

  • Regular place of Federal employment: means the official duty station, or other place, where an employee actually and normally (i. See 31 CFR 215.2
  • 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 article: Any organism which has been altered or produced through genetic engineering, if the donor organism, recipient organism, or vector or vector agent belongs to any genera or taxa designated in §340. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Regulated articles: Any articles described in §301. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • regulations: The regulations in this subpart. See 7 CFR 54.1
  • Regulations: means the regulations in this subpart. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Residue cargo: Shipments authorized by Customs to be transported under the Customs bond of the carrier on which the shipments arrive, without entry being filed, for direct export from the first port of arrival, or to another port for entry or for direct export at that port without entry being required. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Respondent: means a person, corporation, or company named in a complaint. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Responsible person: The person who has control and will maintain control over the introduction of the regulated article and assure that all conditions contained in the permit and requirements in this part are complied with. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • 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
  • Retail customer or counterparty: has the meaning set forth in 12 CFR 249. See 31 CFR 210.10
  • Retort: A pressure vessel designed for thermal processing of product packed in hermetically sealed containers. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • Safeguard: A procedure for handling, maintaining, or disposing of prohibited or restricted products and articles subject to this part so as to eliminate the risk of plant pest dissemination which the prohibited or restricted products and articles may present. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Salary offset: means a type of administrative offset to collect a debt under Section 5514 of Title 5 of the United States Code and 5 CFR part 550, subpart K by deduction(s) at one or more officially established pay intervals from the current pay account of an employee with or without his or her consent. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Sample: means any number of sample units to be used for inspection. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Seagoing vessel: means a vessel in commercial service that operates beyond the boundary line established by 46 CFR part 7. See 33 CFR 151.2005
  • Seals: Those parts of a semirigid container and lid or of a flexible container that are fused together in order to hermetically close the container. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • Secretary: means Secretary of the Treasury or his designee. See 31 CFR 215.2
  • 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 may hereafter be delegated, to act in his stead in connection with the function involved. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • 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: as used in this subpart A, shall have the meanings given these terms in 24 CFR part 5. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Secured funding transaction: has the meaning set forth in 12 CFR 249. See 31 CFR 210.10
  • Sediments: means any matter settled out of ballast water within a vessel. See 33 CFR 151.1504
  • 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
  • Service: The Food Safety and Inspection Service of the Department. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • 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
  • Short position: means a transaction in which a bank holding company has borrowed or otherwise obtained a security from a counterparty and sold that security, and the bank holding company must return the security to the initial counterparty in the future. See 31 CFR 210.10
  • Soil: That part of the upper layer of earth in which plants can grow. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Soil: The loose surface material of the earth in which plants grow, in most cases consisting of disintegrated rock with an admixture of organic material and soluble salts. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Soil: That part of the upper layer of earth in which plants can grow. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Stably integrated: The cloned genetic material is contiguous with elements of the recipient genome and is replicated exclusively by mechanisms used by recipient genomic DNA. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Standard feed: Seed, or dry feeds such as dog food or monkey biscuits, whether soaked in water or not. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • 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
  • State: means a State, territory, possession, or commonwealth of the United States, or the District of Columbia. See 31 CFR 215.2
  • State: Any of the 50 States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands of the United States, Guam, American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Republic of Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia, and the Republic of the Marshall Islands. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • State income tax: means any form of tax for which, under a State status:

    (1) Collection is provided, either by imposing on employers generally the duty of withholding sums from the compensation of employees and making returns of such sums to the State or by granting to employers generally the authority to withhold sums from the compensation of employees, if any employee voluntarily elects to have such sums withheld. See 31 CFR 215.2

  • Stores and furnishings: Plants and plant products for use on board a carrier. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Subordinated owner debt: Debt owed by the borrower to one or more of the owner(s) that is subordinated to debt owed by the borrower to the Agency or guaranteed by the Agency (aggregate B&I loan exposure) pursuant to a subordination agreement satisfactory to the Agency. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Subpart A: Subpart A of this part describes the purpose and scope of the provisions in this part and defined terms used in this part. See 29 CFR 4219.1
  • Subpart C: Subpart C establishes the interest rate to be charged on overdue, defaulted and overpaid withdrawal liability under section 4219(c)(6) of ERISA, and authorizes multiemployer plans to adopt alternative rules concerning assessment of interest and related matters. See 29 CFR 4219.1
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Tax refund offset: means the reduction by the IRS of a tax overpayment payable to a taxpayer by the amount of past-due, legally enforceable debt owed by that taxpayer to a Federal agency pursuant to Treasury regulations. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Test: A single analysis performed on a single specimen from an animal, animal product, commercial product, or animal feed. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Thermal process: The heat treatment necessary to achieve shelf stability as determined by the establishment's processing authority. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • 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: All of the States. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • United States: The States, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands of the United States, and the territorial waters of the United States adjacent to those land areas. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • United States: means the States, the District of Columbia, Guam, American Samoa, the Virgin Islands, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and any other territory or possession over which the United States exercises sovereignty. See 33 CFR 151.2005
  • 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: The several States of the United States, the District of Columbia, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands of the United States, and all other territories and possessions of the United States. See 37 CFR 1.22
  • Unloaded or landed for transportation and exportation: Brought in by carrier and transferred to another carrier for transportation to another port for exportation, whether or not some form of Customs entry is made. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Unloaded or landed for transshipment and exportation: Brought in by carrier and transferred to another carrier for exportation from the same port, whether or not some form of Customs entry is made. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Unsecured wholesale funding: has the meaning set forth in 12 CFR 249. See 31 CFR 210.10
  • Venting: The removal of air from a retort before the start of process timing. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • Vessel: means every description of watercraft or other artifical contrivance used, or capable of being used, as a means of transportation on water. See 33 CFR 151.1006
  • Voyage: means any transit by a vessel destined for the Great Lakes or the Hudson River, north of the George Washington Bridge, from a port or place outside of the EEZ, including intermediate stops at a port or place within the EEZ. See 33 CFR 151.1504
  • Voyage: means any transit by a vessel destined for any United States port or place. See 33 CFR 151.2005
  • Water activity: The ratio of the water vapor pressure of the product to the vapor pressure of pure water at the same temperature. See 37 CFR 2.37
  • Waters of the United States: means waters subject to the jurisdiction of the United States as defined in 33 CFR 2. See 33 CFR 151.1504
  • Witchweed: Parasitic plants of the genus Striga and reproductive parts thereof, including seeds. See 24 CFR 200.193
  • Working capital: The excess of current assets over current liabilities. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Working day: Any day that the recipient of an order is open for business. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Working day: means any weekday excepting Federal holidays. See 29 CFR 4901.2