Part 104 Public Hearings On Effluent Standards for Toxic Pollutants
Part 108 Employee Protection Hearings
Part 109 Criteria for State, Local and Regional Oil Removal Contingency Plans
Part 110 Discharge of Oil
Part 112 Oil Pollution Prevention
Part 113 Liability Limits for Small Onshore Storage Facilities
Part 116 Designation of Hazardous Substances
Part 117 Determination of Reportable Quantities for Hazardous Substances
Part 120 Definition of Waters of the United States
Part 121 State Certification of Activities Requiring a Federal License or Permit
Part 122 Epa Administered Permit Programs: the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System
Part 123 State Program Requirements
Part 124 Procedures for Decisionmaking
Part 125 Criteria and Standards for the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System
Part 127 Npdes Electronic Reporting
Part 129 Toxic Pollutant Effluent Standards
Part 130 Water Quality Planning and Management
Part 131 Water Quality Standards
Part 132 Water Quality Guidance for the Great Lakes System
Part 133 Secondary Treatment Regulation
Part 135 Prior Notice of Citizen Suits
Part 136 Guidelines Establishing Test Procedures for the Analysis of Pollutants
Part 140 Marine Sanitation Device Standard
Part 141 National Primary Drinking Water Regulations
Part 142 National Primary Drinking Water Regulations Implementation
Part 143 National Secondary Drinking Water Regulations
Part 144 Underground Injection Control Program
Part 145 State Uic Program Requirements
Part 146 Underground Injection Control Program: Criteria and Standards
Part 147 State, Tribal, and Epa-Administered Underground Injection Control Programs
Part 148 Hazardous Waste Injection Restrictions
Part 149 Sole Source Aquifers

Terms Used In CFR > Title 40 > Chapter I > Subchapter D

  • Access Permit: means a permit, issued by the Administrator authorizing access by the named permittee to Restricted Data applicable to civil uses of atomic energy in accordance with the terms and conditions stated on the permit. See 10 CFR 725.3
  • Act: means the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, as amended, 33 U. See 40 CFR 110.1
  • Act: means the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, as amended by the Federal Water Pollution Control Act Amendments of 1972 (Pub. See 40 CFR 116.3
  • Act: means the Energy Policy Act of 1992. See 10 CFR 600.501
  • Act: The Clean Water Act (33 U. See 40 CFR 133.101
  • Act: means the Clean Water Act of 1977, Pub. See 40 CFR 136.2
  • Act: means the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, as amended, 33 U. See 40 CFR 113.3
  • Act: means the Public Health Service Act, as amended by the Safe Drinking Water Act, Public Law 93-523. See 40 CFR 149.101
  • Act: means the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, 33 U. See 40 CFR 121.1
  • Act: means the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, as amended (Pub. See 40 CFR 129.2
  • Act: refers to the Privacy Act of 1974. See 10 CFR 1304.102
  • Act: means the Public Health Service Act, as amended by the Safe Drinking Water Act, Public Law 93-523. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Act: means the Trade Act of 1974, Public Law 93-618, 88 Stat. See 29 CFR 90.2
  • Act: means the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 (68 Stat. See 10 CFR 725.3
  • Act: means the Public Health Service Act. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • Act: means the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, as amended, 33 U. See 40 CFR 104.2
  • Act: means the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, as amended. See 40 CFR 108.2
  • Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
  • Administrative Law Judge: means a person appointed as provided in 5 U. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). See 40 CFR 110.1
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the U. See 40 CFR 136.2
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency or his/her authorized representative. See 40 CFR 141.801
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA"). See 40 CFR 117.1
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency. See 40 CFR 121.1
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency or any employee of the Agency to whom the Administrator may by order delegate the authority to carry out his functions under section 307(a) of the Act, or any person who shall by operation of law be authorized to carry out such functions. See 40 CFR 129.2
  • Administrator: The Administrator, Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, Department of the Treasury, Washington, DC. See 27 CFR 22.11
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency or his authorized representative. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, or any employee of the Agency to whom the Administrator may by order delegate his authority to carry out his functions under section 307(a) of the Act, or any person who shall by operation of law be authorized to carry out such functions. See 40 CFR 104.2
  • Advance: means a payment made by Treasury check or other appropriate payment mechanism to a recipient upon its request either before outlays are made by the recipient or through the use of predetermined payment schedules. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • Agency: has the meaning set forth in 5 U. See 29 CFR 71.1
  • Agency: means any executive department, military department, government corporation, or other establishment in this executive branch of the Federal Government, including the Executive Office of the President or any independent regulatory agency. See 10 CFR 1304.102
  • Agency: means the United States Environmental Protection Agency. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • Agency: means the Environmental Protection Agency. See 40 CFR 104.2
  • Air carrier: means a person who undertakes directly by lease, or other arrangement, to engage in air transportation. See 40 CFR 141.801
  • Air emissions: means the release or discharge of a toxic pollutant by an owner or operator into the ambient air either (1) by means of a stack or (2) as a fugitive dust, mist or vapor as a result inherent to the manufacturing or formulating process. See 40 CFR 129.2
  • Aircraft: means a device that is used or intended to be used for flight in the air. See 40 CFR 141.801
  • Aircraft water system: means an aircraft that qualifies as a public water system under the Safe Drinking Water Act and the national primary drinking water regulations. See 40 CFR 141.801
  • Aircraft water system operations and maintenance plan: means the schedules and procedures for operating, monitoring, and maintaining an aircraft water system that is included in an aircraft operation and maintenance program accepted by the Federal Aviation Administration. See 40 CFR 141.801
  • Alcohol: means the intoxicating agent in beverage alcohol, ethyl alcohol, or other low molecular weight alcohol. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Alcohol: Those spirits known as ethyl alcohol, ethanol, or spirits of wine, from whatever source or by whatever process produced. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Alcohol: Spirits having a proof of 190° or more when withdrawn from bond, including all subsequent dilutions and mixtures thereof, from whatever source or by whatever process produced. See 27 CFR 22.11
  • Alcohol concentration: means the alcohol in a volume of breath expressed in terms of grams of alcohol per 210 liters of breath as indicated by a breath test. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Alcohol use disorder: means a maladaptive pattern in which a person's intake of alcohol is great enough to damage or adversely affect physical or mental health or personal, social, or occupational function. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Alcoholic beverages: No driver shall drive or be required or permitted to drive a motor vehicle, be in active control of any such vehicle, or go on duty or remain on duty, when under the influence of any alcoholic beverage or liquor, regardless of its alcoholic content, nor shall any driver drink any such beverage or liquor while on duty. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Ambient water criterion: means that concentration of a toxic pollutant in a navigable water that, based upon available data, will not result in adverse impact on important aquatic life, or on consumers of such aquatic life, after exposure of that aquatic life for periods of time exceeding 96 hours and continuing at least through one reproductive cycle. See 40 CFR 129.2
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Amortization: Paying off a loan by regular installments.
  • Animals: means appropriately sensitive animals which carry out respiration by means of a lung structure permitting gaseous exchange between air and the circulatory system. See 40 CFR 116.3
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Applicable water quality standards: means State water quality standards adopted by the State pursuant to section 303 of the Act or promulgated by EPA pursuant to that section. See 40 CFR 110.1
  • Applicant: means an individual who is interested in being considered for WIA Title I--financially assisted aid, benefits, services, or training by a recipient, and who has signified that interest by submitting personal information in response to a request by the recipient. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Applied research: means efforts that seek to determine and exploit the potential of scientific discoveries or improvements in technology, and is directed toward the development of new materials, devices, methods, and processes. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • appropriate subdivision: includes auxiliary facilities operated in conjunction with (whether or not physically separate from) production facilities. See 29 CFR 90.2
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Aquatic animals: means appropriately sensitive wholly aquatic animals which carry out respiration by means of a gill structure permitting gaseous exchange between the water and the circulatory system. See 40 CFR 116.3
  • Aquifer: means the Edwards Underground Reservoir. See 40 CFR 149.101
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Article: Any substance or preparation in the manufacture of which denatured spirits are used, including the product obtained by further manufacture or by combination with other materials, if the article subjected to further manufacture or combination contained denatured spirits. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Assistant Attorney General: means the Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Division, United States Department of Justice. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Assistant Attorney General: means the Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Division, United States Department of Justice. See 10 CFR 1041.103
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • 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 10 CFR 1041.103
  • Awarding agency: means (1) with respect to a grant, the Federal agency, and (2) with respect to a subgrant, the party that awarded the subgrant. See 10 CFR 600.202
  • Bank filtration: is a water treatment process that uses a well to recover surface water that has naturally infiltrated into ground water through a river bed or bank(s). See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Baseline: Projection of the receipts, outlays, and other budget amounts that would ensue in the future without any change in existing policy. Baseline projections are used to gauge the extent to which proposed legislation, if enacted into law, would alter current spending and revenue levels.
  • BAT: means the best technology, treatment techniques, or other means which the Administrator finds, after examination for efficacy under field conditions and not solely under laboratory conditions, are available (taking cost into consideration). See 40 CFR 141.2
  • BOD: The five day measure of the pollutant parameter biochemical oxygen demand (BOD). See 40 CFR 133.101
  • Brakes: Every motor vehicle shall be equipped with brakes as required pursuant to 49 U. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Bulk conveyance: Any tank car, tank truck, tank ship, or tank barge, or a compartment of any such conveyance, or any other container approved by the appropriate TTB officer for the conveyance of comparable quantities of denatured spirits or articles. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Case chronology: means a written recitation of all actions that support a recommendation to revoke an individual's HRP certification under §712. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Cash contributions: means the recipient's cash outlay, including the outlay of money contributed to the recipient by third parties. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Category: means a category of Restricted Data designated in appendix A to the regulations in this part. See 10 CFR 725.3
  • Certification: means the formal action the HRP certifying official takes that permits an individual to perform HRP duties after it is determined that the individual meets the requirements for certification under this part. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Certifying agency: means the person or agency designated by the Governor of a State, by statute, or by other governmental act, to certify compliance with applicable water quality standards. See 40 CFR 121.1
  • Certifying officer: means an official, including the Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance, in the Employment and Training Administration, United States Department of Labor, who has been delegated responsibility to make determinations and issue certifications of eligibility to apply for adjustment assistance, and to perform such further duties as may be required by the Secretary or by this part 90. See 29 CFR 90.2
  • CFR: The Code of Federal Regulations. See 27 CFR 22.11
  • Chambers: A judge's office.
  • Closeout: means the process by which DOE determines that all applicable administrative actions and all required work of the award have been completed by the recipient and DOE. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Coagulation: means a process using coagulant chemicals and mixing by which colloidal and suspended materials are destabilized and agglomerated into flocs. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Commission: means the United States International Trade Commission, formerly named the United States Tariff Commission. See 29 CFR 90.2
  • Committee print: A publication used by committees for various purposes. For example, the rules of each standing committee may be published as a committee print, and drafts of bills or committee reports may be produced as committee prints.
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Community water system: means a public water system which serves at least 15 service connections used by year-round residents or regularly serves at least 25 year-round residents. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Company: means any business entity other than an organization of the type described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 (26 U. See 10 CFR 600.501
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • 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 10 CFR 1041.103
  • Compliance: Every person and its officers, agents, drivers, representatives and employees directly concerned with the installation and maintenance of equipment and accessories shall comply and be conversant with the requirements and specifications of this part, and no person shall operate any motor vehicle, or cause or permit it to be operated, unless it is equipped in accordance with said requirements and specifications. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Compliance cycle: means the nine-year calendar year cycle during which public water systems must monitor. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Compliance period: means a three-year calendar year period within a compliance cycle. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Component: means each separate agency, bureau, office, board, division, commission, service, or administration of the Department of Labor, as well as each agency which possesses records covered by a DOL government-wide system of records. See 29 CFR 71.1
  • Confluent growth: means a continuous bacterial growth covering the entire filtration area of a membrane filter, or a portion thereof, in which bacterial colonies are not discrete. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Consecutive system: is a public water system that receives some or all of its finished water from one or more wholesale systems. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Construction: means any placement, assembly, or installation of facilities or equipment (including contractual obligations to purchase such facilities or equipment) at the premises where such equipment will be used, including preparation work at such premises. See 40 CFR 129.2
  • Contaminant: means any physical, chemical, biological, or radiological substance or matter in water. See 40 CFR 149.101
  • Contaminant: means any physical, chemical, biological, or radiological substance or matter in water. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Contaminant: means any physical, chemical, biological, or radiological substance or matter in water. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • Contiguous zone: means the entire zone established or to be established by the United States under article 24 of the Convention of the Territorial Sea and the Contiguous Zone. See 40 CFR 116.3
  • Contiguous zone: means the entire zone established by the United States under Article 24 of the Convention on the Territorial Sea and Contiguous Zone. See 40 CFR 117.1
  • Contract: means (except as used in the definitions for grant and subgrant in this section and except where qualified by Federal) a procurement contract under a grant or subgrant, and means a procurement subcontract under a contract. See 10 CFR 600.202
  • Contractor: means contractors and subcontractors at all tiers and any industrial, educational, commercial, or other entity, grantee, or licensee, including an employee that has executed an agreement with the Federal government for the purpose of performing under a contract, license, or other arrangement. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Conventional filtration treatment: means a series of processes including coagulation, flocculation, sedimentation, and filtration resulting in substantial particulate removal. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corrosion inhibitor: means a substance capable of reducing the corrosivity of water toward metal plumbing materials, especially lead and copper, by forming a protective film on the interior surface of those materials. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Cost sharing or matching: means the value of the third party in-kind contributions and the portion of the costs of a federally assisted project or program not borne by the Federal Government. See 10 CFR 600.202
  • Cost sharing or matching: means that portion of project or program costs not borne by the Federal Government. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Covered program: means a program under Titles XX through XXIII of the Act. See 10 CFR 600.501
  • CRC: means the Civil Rights Center, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration and Management, U. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Date of filing: means the date on which petitions and other documents are received by the Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance, Employment and Training Administration, United States Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW. See 29 CFR 90.2
  • Date of the petition: means the date thereon, but which in no event shall be more than 30 days before the date of filing. See 29 CFR 90.2
  • Days: means standard working days, excluding weekends and federal holidays. See 10 CFR 1304.102
  • Dealer: A person required to hold a permit to deal in specially denatured spirits for resale to persons authorized to purchase or receive specially denatured spirits in accordance with this part. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board: means the Board established under the National Defense Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 1989. See 10 CFR 1704.2
  • Demonstration: means a project designed to determine the technical feasibility and economic potential of a technology on either a pilot plant or a prototype scale. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Denaturant: Any one of the materials authorized under part 21 of this chapter for addition to spirits in the production of denatured spirits. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Denatured spirits: Alcohol or rum to which denaturants have been added as provided in part 21 of this chapter. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Denaturer: The proprietor of a distilled spirits plant who denatures alcohol or rum under part 19 of this chapter. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Department: means the U. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Department of Energy: as used in this part mean the agency established by the Department of Energy Organization Act (Pub. See 10 CFR 1014.1
  • Departmental grantmaking agency: means a grantmaking agency within the U. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Designated Physician: means a licensed doctor of medicine or osteopathy who has been nominated by the Site Occupational Medical Director (SOMD) and approved by the Manager or designee, with the concurrence of the Associate Under Secretary for Environment, Health, Safety and Security or his or her designee to provide professional expertise in occupational medicine for the HRP. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Designated Psychologist: means a licensed Ph. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Detection limit: means the minimum concentration of an analyte (substance) that can be measured and reported with a 99% confidence that the analyte concentration is distinguishable from the method blank results as determined by the procedure set forth at appendix B of this part. See 40 CFR 136.2
  • Development: means efforts to create or advance new technology or demonstrate the viability of applying existing technology to new products and processes. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Diatomaceous earth filtration: means a process resulting in substantial particulate removal in which (1) a precoat cake of diatomaceous earth filter media is deposited on a support membrance (septum), and (2) while the water is filtered by passing through the cake on the septum, additional filter media known as body feed is continuously added to the feed water to maintain the permeability of the filter cake. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Direct filtration: means a series of processes including coagulation and filtration but excluding sedimentation resulting in substantial particulate removal. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Director: means the director as defined in 40 CFR 122. See 40 CFR 136.2
  • Director: means the Director, Civil Rights Center (CRC), Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration and Management, U. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Director: means the Director of the Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance, Employment and Training Administration, United States Department of Labor, Washington, DC. See 29 CFR 90.2
  • Disallowed costs: means those charges to an award that the DOE contracting officer determines to be unallowable, in accordance with the applicable Federal cost principles or other terms and conditions contained in the award. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Disinfectant: means any oxidant, including but not limited to chlorine, chlorine dioxide, chloramines, and ozone added to water in any part of the treatment or distribution process, that is intended to kill or inactivate pathogenic microorganisms. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Disinfection: means a process which inactivates pathogenic organisms in water by chemical oxidants or equivalent agents. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Disinfection profile: is a summary of Giardia lamblia inactivation through the treatment plant. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • DOE: means the Department of Energy, including the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). See 10 CFR 600.302
  • DOE: means the Department of Energy. See 10 CFR 725.3
  • Domestic or other non-distribution system plumbing problem: means a coliform contamination problem in a public water system with more than one service connection that is limited to the specific service connection from which the coliform-positive sample was taken. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Donee: The recipient of a gift.
  • Dose equivalent: means the product of the absorbed dose from ionizing radiation and such factors as account for differences in biological effectiveness due to the type of radiation and its distribution in the body as specified by the International Commission on Radiological Units and Measurements (ICRU). See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Dual sample set: is a set of two samples collected at the same time and same location, with one sample analyzed for TTHM and the other sample analyzed for HAA5. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Effluent concentrations consistently achievable through proper operation and maintenance: (1) For a given pollutant parameter, the 95th percentile value for the 30-day average effluent quality achieved by a treatment works in a period of at least two years, excluding values attributable to upsets, bypasses, operational errors, or other unusual conditions, and (2) a 7-day average value equal to 1. See 40 CFR 133.101
  • Effluent limitation: means any effluent limitation which is established as a condition of a permit issued or proposed to be issued by a State or by the Environmental Protection Agency pursuant to section 402 of the Act. See 40 CFR 108.2
  • Effluent standard: means any effluent standard or limitation, which may include a prohibition of any discharge, established or proposed to be established for any toxic pollutant under section 307(a) of the Act. See 40 CFR 104.2
  • Electronic funds transfer: The transfer of money between accounts by consumer electronic systems-such as automated teller machines (ATMs) and electronic payment of bills-rather than by check or cash. (Wire transfers, checks, drafts, and paper instruments do not fall into this category.) Source: OCC
  • Embezzlement: In most states, embezzlement is defined as theft/larceny of assets (money or property) by a person in a position of trust or responsibility over those assets. Embezzlement typically occurs in the employment and corporate settings. Source: OCC
  • Emergency exit: Vehicles with permanently affixed roofs shall be equipped with at least one emergency exit having a gate or door, latch and hand hold as prescribed in paragraphs (b)(3)(vi) (G) and (I) of this section and located on a side or rear not equipped with the exit prescribed in paragraph (b)(3)(vi)(F) of this section. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Enhanced coagulation: means the addition of sufficient coagulant for improved removal of disinfection byproduct precursors by conventional filtration treatment. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Enhanced softening: means the improved removal of disinfection byproduct precursors by precipitative softening. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Entity: means any person, corporation, partnership, joint venture, sole proprietorship, unincorporated association, consortium, Indian tribe or tribal organization, Native Hawaiian organization, and/or entity authorized by State or local law. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Equipment: means tangible, nonexpendable, personal property having a useful life of more than one year and an acquisition cost of $5,000 or more per unit. See 10 CFR 600.202
  • Equipment: means tangible, nonexpendable personal property charged directly to the award having a useful life of more than one year and an acquisition cost of $5,000 or more per unit. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • Evaluative report: means the document that sets forth the bases supporting the revocation of an individual's certification. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Excess property: means property under the control of any DOE Headquarters or field office that, as determined by the head thereof, is no longer required for its needs or the discharge of its responsibilities. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Executed under penalties of perjury: Signed with the prescribed declaration under the penalties of perjury as provided on or with respect to the claim, form, or other document or, where no form of declaration is prescribed, with the declaration "I declare under the penalities of perjury that this __________ (insert type of document, such as statement, report, certificate, application, claim, or other document), including the documents submitted in support thereof, has been examined by me and, to the best of my knowledge and belief, is true, correct, and complete. See 27 CFR 22.11
  • Executive Director: means the chief operating officer of the Board. See 10 CFR 1304.102
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Exit: Adequate means of ingress and egress to and from the passenger space shall be provided on the rear or at the right side. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Facilities eligible for treatment equivalent to secondary treatment: Treatment works shall be eligible for consideration for effluent limitations described for treatment equivalent to secondary treatment (§133. See 40 CFR 133.101
  • 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 10 CFR 1041.103
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Federal agency: means any department, agency, or instrumentality of the United States. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • Federal financial assistance: means any financial benefits provided directly as aid to a project by a department, agency, or instrumentality of the Federal government in any form including contracts, grants, and loan guarantees. See 40 CFR 149.101
  • Federal grantmaking agency: means a Federal agency that provides financial assistance under any Federal statute. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Federally owned property: means property in the possession of, or directly acquired by, the Government and subsequently made available to the recipient. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fiduciary: A guardian, trustee, executor, administrator, receiver, conservator, or any person acting in any fiduciary capacity for any person. See 27 CFR 22.11
  • Filter profile: is a graphical representation of individual filter performance, based on continuous turbidity measurements or total particle counts versus time for an entire filter run, from startup to backwash inclusively, that includes an assessment of filter performance while another filter is being backwashed. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Filtration: means a process for removing particulate matter from water by passage through porous media. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Financial assistance: means any of the following:

    (1) Any grant, subgrant, loan, or advance of funds, including funds extended to any entity for payment to or on behalf of participants admitted to that entity for training, or extended directly to such participants for payment to that entity. See 29 CFR 37.4

  • Finished water: means water that is introduced into the distribution system of a public water system and is intended for distribution and consumption without further treatment, except as treatment necessary to maintain water quality in the distribution system (e. See 40 CFR 141.801
  • Firm: includes an individual proprietorship, partnership, joint venture, association, corporation (including a development corporation), business trust, cooperative, trustee in bankruptcy, and receiver under decree of any court. See 29 CFR 90.2
  • Flashback: means an involuntary, spontaneous recurrence of some aspect of a hallucinatory experience or perceptual distortion that occurs long after taking the hallucinogen that produced the original effect. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Flocculation: means a process to enhance agglomeration or collection of smaller floc particles into larger, more easily settleable particles through gentle stirring by hydraulic or mechanical means. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Flowing stream: is a course of running water flowing in a definite channel. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Funding period: means the period of time when Federal funding is available for obligation by the recipient. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Gallon: The liquid measure equivalent to the volume of 231 cubic inches. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • General Counsel: means the Board's principal legal officer, or an attorney serving as Acting General Counsel. See 10 CFR 1704.2
  • Germane: On the subject of the pending bill or other business; a strict standard of relevance.
  • Government: means a State or local government or a federally recognized Indian tribal government. See 10 CFR 600.202
  • Government Confidential Commercial Information: means sensitive commercial information not including Restricted Data, generated by the government, the release of which could put the government at a competitive disadvantage in providing enrichment services. See 10 CFR 725.3
  • Governor: means the chief elected official of any State or his or her designee. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Grace period: The number of days you'll have to pay your bill for purchases in full without triggering a finance charge. Source: Federal Reserve
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • Grant: means an award of financial assistance, including cooperative agreements, in the form of money, or property in lieu of money, by the Federal Government to an eligible grantee. See 10 CFR 600.202
  • Grant applicant: means an entity that submits the required documentation to the Governor, recipient, or Department, before and as a condition of receiving financial assistance under Title I of WIA. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Grantmaking agency: means an entity that provides Federal financial assistance. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • Gross alpha particle activity: means the total radioactivity due to alpha particle emission as inferred from measurements on a dry sample. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Gross beta particle activity: means the total radioactivity due to beta particle emission as inferred from measurements on a dry sample. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Group: means three or more workers in a firm or an appropriate subdivision thereof. See 29 CFR 90.2
  • Guarantor: A party who agrees to be responsible for the payment of another party's debts should that party default. Source: OCC
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Hallucinogen: means a drug or substance that produces hallucinations, distortions in perception of sights and sounds, and disturbances in emotion, judgment, and memory. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Halogen: means one of the chemical elements chlorine, bromine or iodine. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Hand holds: Hand holds or devices for similar purpose shall be provided to permit ingress and egress without hazard to passengers. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Handicapped person: 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 10 CFR 1041.103
  • Has a record of such an impairment: means has a history of, or has been misclassified as having, a mental or physical impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities. See 10 CFR 1041.103
  • Hearing: Hearing shall not be less than 10/20 in the better ear, for conversational tones, without a hearing aid. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Hearing Clerk: means the Hearing Clerk, U. See 40 CFR 104.2
  • Hearsay: Statements by a witness who did not see or hear the incident in question but heard about it from someone else. Hearsay is usually not admissible as evidence in court.
  • Heaters permitting air contamination: Any heater taking air, heated or to be heated, from the engine compartment or from direct contact with any portion of the exhaust system. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • him: include "she" "hers" and "her". See 29 CFR 71.1
  • HRP candidate: means an individual being considered for assignment to an HRP position. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • HRP certifying official: means the Manager or the Manager's designee who certifies, recertifies, temporarily removes, reviews the circumstances of an individual's removal from an HRP position, and directs reinstatement. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • HRP management official: means an individual designated by the DOE or a DOE contractor, as appropriate, who has programmatic responsibility for HRP positions. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • HRP-certified individual: means an individual who has successfully completed the HRP requirements. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Human consumption: means drinking, bathing, showering, hand washing, teeth brushing, food preparation, dishwashing, and maintaining oral hygiene. See 40 CFR 141.801
  • Illegal drug: means a controlled substance, as specified in Schedules I through V of the Controlled Substances Act, 21 U. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • impairment: means a decrease in functional capacity of a person that is caused by a physical, mental, emotional, substance abuse, or behavioral disorder. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Incident: means an unplanned, undesired event that interrupts the completion of an activity and that may include property damage or injury. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Increased imports: means that imports have increased either absolutely or relative to domestic production compared to a representative base period. See 29 CFR 90.2
  • Indemnification: In general, a collateral contract or assurance under which one person agrees to secure another person against either anticipated financial losses or potential adverse legal consequences. Source: FDIC
  • Indian Tribe: means any Indian Tribe having a Federally recognized governing body carrying out substantial governmental duties and powers over a defined area. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • Individual: means any citizen of the United States or an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence. See 10 CFR 1304.102
  • Individual Data Subject: means the individual by whose name or identifier the subject record is retrieved. See 29 CFR 71.1
  • Initial compliance period: means the first full three-year compliance period which begins at least 18 months after promulgation, except for contaminants listed at §141. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Intangible property: Property that has no intrinsic value, but is merely the evidence of value such as stock certificates, bonds, and promissory notes.
  • Internal human use: Use inside the human body, but not including use only in the mouth where the substance being used is not intended to be swallowed. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Interrogatories: Written questions asked by one party of an opposing party, who must answer them in writing under oath; a discovery device in a lawsuit.
  • Job task analysis: means the formal process of defining the requirements of a position and identifying the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to effectively perform the duties of the position. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Joint committee: Committees including membership from both houses of teh legislature. Joint committees are usually established with narrow jurisdictions and normally lack authority to report legislation.
  • Judgement: The official decision of a court finally determining the respective rights and claims of the parties to a suit.
  • Ladders or steps: Ladders or steps for the purpose of ingress or egress shall be used when necessary. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Lawsuit: A legal action started by a plaintiff against a defendant based on a complaint that the defendant failed to perform a legal duty, resulting in harm to the plaintiff.
  • Layoff: means a suspension from pay status for lack of work initiated by the employer and expected to last for no less than seven (7) consecutive calendar days. See 29 CFR 90.2
  • Lead service line: means a service line made of lead which connects the water main to the building inlet and any lead pigtail, gooseneck or other fitting which is connected to such lead line. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • License or permit: means any license or permit granted by an agency of the Federal Government to conduct any activity which may result in any discharge into the navigable waters of the United States. See 40 CFR 121.1
  • Licensing or permitting agency: means any agency of the Federal Government to which application is made for a license or permit. See 40 CFR 121.1
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Lighting devices: Every motor vehicle shall be equipped with the lighting devices and reflectors required pursuant to 49 U. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Lighting devices and reflectors: No motor vehicle shall be driven when any of the required lamps or reflectors are obscured by the tailboard, by any and all lighting devices required pursuant to 49 U. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Like or directly competitive: means that like articles are those which are substantially identical in inherent or intrinsic characteristics (i. See 29 CFR 90.2
  • Local government: means a county, municipality, city, town, township, local public authority (including any public and Indian housing agency under the United States Housing Act of 1937) school district, special district, intrastate district, council of governments (whether or not incorporated as a nonprofit corporation under state law), any other regional or interstate government entity, or any agency or instrumentality of a local government. See 10 CFR 600.202
  • Maintain: means to collect, use, store, or disseminate records as well as any combination of these recordkeeping functions. See 10 CFR 1304.102
  • Major life activities: includes functions such as caring for one's self, performing manual tasks, walking, seeing, hearing, speaking, breathing, learning, and working. See 10 CFR 1041.103
  • Manager: means the senior Federal line manager at a departmental site or Federal office with HRP-designated positions. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Manufacturer: means any establishment engaged in the mechanical or chemical transformation of materials or substances into new products including but not limited to the blending of materials such as pesticidal products, resins, or liquors. See 40 CFR 129.2
  • Maximum contaminant level: means the maximum permissable level of a contaminant in water which is delivered to any user of a public water system. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Maximum contaminant level: means the maximum permissible level of a contaminant in water which is delivered to the free flowing outlet of the ultimate user of a public water system. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • MCLG: means the maximum level of a contaminant in drinking water at which no known or anticipated adverse effect on the health of persons would occur, and which allows an adequate margin of safety. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Medical assessment: means an evaluation of an HRP candidate and HRP-certified individual's present health status and health risk factors by means of:

    (1) Medical history review. See 10 CFR 712.3

  • Meeting: means the deliberations of three or more Members where such deliberations determine or result in the joint conduct or disposition of official Board business. See 10 CFR 1704.2
  • Member: means an individual duly appointed and confirmed to the collegial body, known as "the Board. See 10 CFR 1704.2
  • Membrane filtration: is a pressure or vacuum driven separation process in which particulate matter larger than 1 micrometer is rejected by an engineered barrier, primarily through a size-exclusion mechanism, and which has a measurable removal efficiency of a target organism that can be verified through the application of a direct integrity test. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Methods of Administration: means the written document and supporting documentation developed under §37. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mixture: means any combination of two or more elements and/or compounds in solid, liquid, or gaseous form except where such substances have undergone a chemical reaction so as to become inseparable by physical means. See 40 CFR 116.3
  • Mobile source: means any vehicle, rolling stock, or other means of transportation which contains or carries a reportable quantity of a hazardous substance. See 40 CFR 117.1
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Municipality: means a city, town, or other public body created by or pursuant to State law, or an Indian Tribe which does not meet the requirements of subpart H of this part. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • National primary drinking water regulation: means any primary drinking water regulation contained in part 141 of this chapter. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • Navigable waters: means "waters of the United States" including the territorial seas, as defined in §120. See 40 CFR 116.3
  • Navigable waters: means "waters of the United States, including the territorial seas" as defined in §120. See 40 CFR 117.1
  • Near the first service connection: means at one of the 20 percent of all service connections in the entire system that are nearest the water supply treatment facility, as measured by water transport time within the distribution system. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • New source: means any source discharging a toxic pollutant, the construction of which is commenced after proposal of an effluent standard or prohibition applicable to such source if such effluent standard or prohibition is thereafter promulgated in accordance with section 307. See 40 CFR 129.2
  • Non-community water system: means a public water system that is not a community water system. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Noncompliance: means a failure of a grant applicant or recipient to comply with any of the applicable requirements of the nondiscrimination and equal opportunity provisions of WIA or this part. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • NPDES: National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System. See 40 CFR 133.101
  • NTNCWS: means a public water system that is not a community water system and that regularly serves at least 25 of the same persons over 6 months per year. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Nuclear explosive: means an assembly of fissionable and/or fusionable materials and main charge high explosive parts or propellants that is capable of producing a nuclear detonation. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Nuclear explosive duties: means work assignments that allow custody of a nuclear explosive or access to a nuclear explosive device or area. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Obligations: means the amounts of orders placed, contracts and subgrants awarded, goods and services received, and similar transactions during a given period that will require payment by the grantee during the same or a future period. See 10 CFR 600.202
  • Obligations: means the amount of orders placed, contracts and grants awarded, services received and similar transactions during a given period that require payment by the recipient during the same or a future period. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Occurrence: means any event or incident that is a deviation from the planned or expected behavior or course of events in connection with any DOE or DOE-controlled operation if the deviation has environmental, public health and safety, or national security protection significance, including (but not limited to) incidents involving:

    (1) Injury or fatality to any person involving actions of a DOE employee or contractor employee. See 10 CFR 712.3

  • Offshore facility: means any facility of any kind located in, on, or under, any of the navigable waters of the United States, and any facility of any kind which is subject to the jurisdiction of the United States and is located in, on, or under any other waters, other than a vessel or a public vessel. See 40 CFR 116.3
  • Oil: means oil of any kind or in any form, including but not limited to, petroleum, fuel oil, sludge, oil refuse, and oil mixed with wastes other than dredged spoil. See 40 CFR 113.3
  • OMB: means the United States Office of Management and Budget. See 10 CFR 600.202
  • Oral argument: An opportunity for lawyers to summarize their position before the court and also to answer the judges' questions.
  • Order: means any order issued by the Administrator under section 309 of the Act. See 40 CFR 108.2
  • Outlays: Outlays are payments made (generally through the issuance of checks or disbursement of cash) to liquidate obligations. Outlays during a fiscal year may be for payment of obligations incurred in prior years or in the same year.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Owner or operator: means any person who owns, leases, operates, controls, or supervises a source as defined above. See 40 CFR 129.2
  • Parent company: means a company that:

    (1) Exercises ultimate ownership of the applicant company either directly, by ownership of a majority of that company's voting securities, or indirectly, by control over a majority of that company's voting securities through one or more intermediate subsidiary companies or otherwise, and

    (2) Is not itself subject to the ultimate ownership control of another company. See 10 CFR 600.501

  • Party: means the Environmental Protection Agency as the proponent of an effluent standard or standards, and any person who files an objection pursuant to §104. See 40 CFR 104.2
  • Party: means an employee filing a request under §108. See 40 CFR 108.2
  • Passenger compartment: Every motor vehicle transporting passengers, other than a bus, shall have a passenger compartment meeting the following requirements:

    (A) Floors. See 29 CFR 500.105

  • Percent removal: A percentage expression of the removal efficiency across a treatment plant for a given pollutant parameter, as determined from the 30-day average values of the raw wastewater influent pollutant concentrations to the facility and the 30-day average values of the effluent pollutant concentrations for a given time period. See 40 CFR 133.101
  • Permit: means a permit for the discharge of pollutants into navigable waters under the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System established by section 402 of the Act and implemented in regulations in 40 CFR parts 124 and 125. See 40 CFR 129.2
  • Permit: The document issued under 26 U. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Permit: The document issued under 26 U. See 27 CFR 22.11
  • Permittee: Any person holding a permit, Form 5150. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Permittee: means the holder of a permit issued pursuant to the regulations in this part. See 10 CFR 725.3
  • Permittee: Any person holding a permit, on Form 5150. See 27 CFR 22.11
  • person: includes any individual, partnership, association, corporation, cooperative, joint stock company, trust, or other organization with legal rights and duties. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Person: means an individual, corporation, company, association, partnership, State, or municipality. See 40 CFR 149.101
  • Person: An individual, trust, estate, partnership, association, company, or corporation. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Person: means (1) any individual, corporation, partnership, firm, association, trust, estate, public or private institution, group, Government agency other than DOE, any state or any political subdivision of, or any political entity within a state, or other entity. See 10 CFR 725.3
  • Person: means an individual. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Person: An individual, trust, estate, partnership, association, company, or corporation. See 27 CFR 22.11
  • Person: means an individual. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • Person: means an individual, corporation, partnership, association, state, municipality or other political subdivision of a state, or any interstate body. See 40 CFR 104.2
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Plant intake: refers to the works or structures at the head of a conduit through which water is diverted from a source (e. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • POTW: means a treatment works as defined by section 212 of the Act, which is owned by a State or municipality (as defined by section 502(4) of the Act). See 40 CFR 117.1
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Presedimentation: is a preliminary treatment process used to remove gravel, sand and other particulate material from the source water through settling before the water enters the primary clarification and filtration processes in a treatment plant. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Presiding Officer: means the Chief Administrative Law Judge of the Agency or a person designated by the Chief Administrative Law Judge or by the Administrator to preside at a hearing under this part, in accordance with §104. See 40 CFR 104.2
  • Pretreatment Standard: means any regulation containing pollutant discharge limits promulgated by the EPA in accordance with section 307 (b) and (c) of the Act, which applies to industrial users of a publicly owned treatment works. See 40 CFR 117.1
  • Primary enforcement responsibility: means the primary responsibility for administration and enforcement of primary drinking water regulations and related requirements applicable to public water systems within a State. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • Prior approval: means documentation evidencing consent prior to incurring specific cost. See 10 CFR 600.202
  • Prior approval: means written or electronic approval by an authorized official evidencing prior consent. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Process waste water: means any water which, during manufacturing or processing, comes into direct contact with or results from the production or use of any raw material, intermediate product, finished product, byproduct, or waste product. See 40 CFR 117.1
  • Process wastes: means any designated toxic pollutant, whether in wastewater or otherwise present, which is inherent to or unavoidably resulting from any manufacturing process, including that which comes into direct contact with or results from the production or use of any raw material, intermediate product, finished product, by-product or waste product and is discharged into the navigable waters. See 40 CFR 129.2
  • Program income: means gross income earned by the recipient that is directly generated by a supported activity or earned as a result of the award. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Prohibited: means that the constituent shall be absent in any discharge subject to these standards, as determined by any analytical method. See 40 CFR 129.2
  • Project: means a program or action for which an application for Federal financial assistance has been made. See 40 CFR 149.101
  • Project costs: means all allowable costs, as set forth in the applicable Federal cost principles, incurred by a recipient and the value of the contributions made by third parties in accomplishing the objectives of the award during the project period. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Proof: The ethyl alcohol content of a liquid at 60 °Fahrenheit, stated as twice the percent of ethyl alcohol by volume. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Proof: The ethyl alcohol content of a liquid at 60 °Fahrenheit, stated as twice the percent of ethyl alcohol by volume. See 27 CFR 22.11
  • Property: means real property and personal property (equipment, supplies, and intellectual property), unless otherwise stated. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • Public record: means the NPDES permit application or the NPDES permit itself and the materials comprising the administrative record for the permit decision specified in §124. See 40 CFR 117.1
  • Public vessel: means a vessel owned or bareboat-chartered and operated by the United States, or a State or political subdivision thereof, or by a foreign nation, except when such vessel is engaged in commerce. See 40 CFR 116.3
  • Public water system: means a system for the provision to the public of water for human consumption through pipes or, after August 5, 1998, other constructed conveyances, if such system has at least fifteen service connections or regularly serves an average of at least twenty-five individuals daily at least 60 days out of the year. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • PWS: means a system for the provision to the public of water for human consumption through pipes or, after August 5, 1998, other constructed conveyances, if such system has at least fifteen service connections or regularly serves an average of at least twenty-five individuals daily at least 60 days out of the year. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • Real property: means land, including land improvements, structures and appurtenances thereto, excluding movable machinery and equipment. See 10 CFR 600.202
  • Real property: means land, including land improvements, structures and appurtenances thereto, but excludes movable machinery and equipment. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Reasonable suspicion: means a suspicion based on an articulable belief that an individual uses illegal drugs or is under the influence of alcohol, drawn from reasonable inferences from particular facts, as detailed further in part 707 of this title. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Recertification: means the action the HRP certifying official takes annually, not to exceed 12 months, that permits an employee to remain in the HRP and perform HRP duties. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Recess: A temporary interruption of the legislative business.
  • Recharge zone: means the area through which water enters the Edwards Underground Reservoir as defined in the December 16, 1975, Notice of Determination. See 40 CFR 149.101
  • Recipient: includes , but is not limited to:

    (1) State-level agencies that administer, or are financed in whole or in part with, WIA Title I funds;

    (2) State Employment Security Agencies;

    (3) State and local Workforce Investment Boards;

    (4) LWIA grant recipients;

    (5) One-Stop operators;

    (6) Service providers, including eligible training providers;

    (7) On-the-Job Training (OJT) employers;

    (8) Job Corps contractors and center operators, excluding the operators of federally-operated Job Corps centers;

    (9) Job Corps national training contractors;

    (10) Outreach and admissions agencies, including Job Corps contractors that perform these functions;

    (11) Placement agencies, including Job Corps contractors that perform these functions; and

    (12) Other National Program recipients. See 29 CFR 37.4

  • Record: means any item, collection, or grouping of information about an individual which is maintained by any component within a system of records and which contains the individual's name, identifying number, symbol, or other identifying particular assigned to the individual, such as a fingerprint, voiceprint, or photograph. See 29 CFR 71.1
  • Record: means any item, collection, or grouping of information about an individual that is maintained by the Board and contains the individual's name or other identifying information, such as a number or symbol assigned to the individual or his or her fingerprint, voice print, or photograph. See 10 CFR 1304.102
  • Recourse: An arrangement in which a bank retains, in form or in substance, any credit risk directly or indirectly associated with an asset it has sold (in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles) that exceeds a pro rata share of the bank's claim on the asset. If a bank has no claim on an asset it has sold, then the retention of any credit risk is recourse. Source: FDIC
  • Regional Administrator: means one of the EPA Regional Administrators. See 40 CFR 136.2
  • Regional Administrator: means the Regional designee appointed by the Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency. See 40 CFR 121.1
  • Regional Administrator: means the Administrator or a Regional Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. See 40 CFR 108.2
  • Reinstatement: means the action taken after it has been determined that an employee who has been temporarily removed from the HRP meets the certification requirements of this part and can be returned to HRP duties, contingent on the individual completing any and all components of the annual recertification process under §712. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Reliability: means an individual's ability to adhere to security and safety rules and regulations. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Rem: means the unit of dose equivalent from ionizing radiation to the total body or any internal organ or organ system. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings.
  • removal: means the removal of the oil from the water and shorelines or the taking of such other actions as the Federal On-Scene Coordinator may determine to be necessary to minimize or mitigate damage to the public health or welfare, including but not limited to, fish, shellfish, wildlife, and public and private property, shorelines, and beaches. See 40 CFR 113.3
  • removal: refers to removal of the oil or hazardous substances from the water and shoreline or the taking of such other actions as may be necessary to minimize or mitigate damage to the public health or welfare, including, but not limited to, fish, shellfish, wildlife, and public and private property, shorelines, and beaches. See 40 CFR 117.1
  • Repeat compliance period: means any subsequent compliance period after the initial compliance period. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Reportable quantities: means quantities that may be harmful as set forth in §117. See 40 CFR 117.1
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • Representative: means a person or entity employed by, or duly authorized to act on behalf of, the employer with respect to activities entered into for, and/or attestations made with respect to, the Application for Temporary Employment Certification. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Requester: means an individual who makes either a request for access, a request for correction or amendment, or a request for an accounting. See 29 CFR 71.1
  • Rescission: The cancellation of budget authority previously provided by Congress. The Impoundment Control Act of 1974 specifies that the President may propose to Congress that funds be rescinded. If both Houses have not approved a rescission proposal (by passing legislation) within 45 days of continuous session, any funds being withheld must be made available for obligation.
  • Respondent: means a grant applicant or recipient (including a Governor) against which a complaint has been filed under the nondiscrimination and equal opportunity provisions of WIA or this part. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Restoration: means the actions necessary to restore an individual's HRP duties after a final decision has been made by the cognizant Under Secretary or his/her designee to overturn the revocation decision. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Restoration: Restoring to the original state (except that the restored material may or may not contain denaturants to the same extent as the original material) of recovered denatured alcohol, recovered specially denatured rum, or recovered articles containing denatured alcohol or specially denatured rum. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Restoration: Restoring to the original state of recovered tax-free alcohol, including redistillation of the recovered alcohol to 190° or more of proof and the removal of foreign materials by redistillation, filtration, or other suitable means. See 27 CFR 22.11
  • Restricted Data: means all data concerning (1) design, manufacture or utilization of atomic weapons. See 10 CFR 725.3
  • Rum: Any spirits produced from sugar cane products and distilled at less than 190° proof in such manner that the spirits possess the taste, aroma, and characteristics generally attributed to rum. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Safety concern: means any condition, practice, or violation that causes a reasonable probability of physical harm, property loss, and/or environmental impact. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Sanitary survey: means an onsite review of the water source, facilities, equipment, operation and maintenance of a public water system for the purpose of evaluating the adequacy of such source, facilities, equipment, operation and maintenance for producing and distributing safe drinking water. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Sanitary survey: means an onsite review of the water source, facilities, equipment, operation and maintenance of a public water system for the purpose of evaluating the adequacy of such source, facilities, equipment, operation and maintenance for producing and distributing safe drinking water. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • Seasonal system: is a non-community water system that is not operated as a public water system on a year-round basis and starts up and shuts down at the beginning and end of each operating season. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Seats: A seat shall be provided for each worker transported. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the United States Department of Labor or the Secretary's designee. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Labor, U. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Labor, U. See 29 CFR 90.2
  • Security concern: means the presence of information regarding an individual that raises a question as to whether HRP certification and recertification would endanger the common defense and security and would be clearly consistent with the national interest. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Sedimentation: means a process for removal of solids before filtration by gravity or separation. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Semi-structured interview: means an interview by a Designated Psychologist, or a psychologist under his or her supervision, who has the latitude to vary the focus and content of the questions depending on the interviewee's responses. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Sequester: To separate. Sometimes juries are sequestered from outside influences during their deliberations.
  • Service line sample: means a one-liter sample of water collected in accordance with §141. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Sheen: means an iridescent appearance on the surface of water. See 40 CFR 110.1
  • Sides: Side walls and ends above the floor at least 60 inches high, by attachment of sideboards to the permanent body construction if necessary. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Significant biological treatment: The use of an aerobic or anaerobic biological treatment process in a treatment works to consistently achieve a 30-day average of a least 65 percent removal of BOD40 CFR 133.101
  • Significant hazard to public health: means any level of contaminant which causes or may cause the aquifer to exceed any maximum contaminant level set forth in any promulgated National Primary Drinking Water Standard at any point where the water may be used for drinking purposes or which may otherwise adversely affect the health of persons, or which may require a public water system to install additional treatment to prevent such adverse effect. See 40 CFR 149.101
  • Significant number or proportion of the workers: means that:

    (a) In most cases the total or partial separations, or both, in a firm or appropriate subdivision thereof, are the equivalent to a total unemployment of five percent (5 percent) of the workers or 50 workers, whichever is less. See 29 CFR 90.2

  • Slow sand filtration: means a process involving passage of raw water through a bed of sand at low velocity (generally less than 0. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Sludge: means an aggregate of oil or oil and other matter of any kind in any form other than dredged spoil having a combined specific gravity equivalent to or greater than water. See 40 CFR 110.1
  • Small business concern: means a small business as defined at section 2 of Pub. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Solicitor: means the Solicitor of Labor, U. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Source: means any building, structure, facility, or installation from which there is or may be the discharge of toxic pollutants designated as such by the Administration under section 307(a)(1) of the Act. See 40 CFR 129.2
  • Special industrial solvents: Solvents which are manufactured with specially denatured alcohol under special industrial solvent general-use formula in this part. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Special irrigation district: means an irrigation district in existence prior to May 18, 1994 that provides primarily agricultural service through a piped water system with only incidental residential or similar use where the system or the residential or similar users of the system comply with the exclusion provisions in section 1401(4)(B)(i)(II) or (III). See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Stack: means any chimney, flue, conduit, or duct arranged to conduct emissions to the ambient air. See 40 CFR 129.2
  • Standard sample: means the aliquot of finished drinking water that is examined for the presence of coliform bacteria. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • State: means any of the several States of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, any territory or possession of the United States, or any agency or instrumentality of a State exclusive of local governments. See 10 CFR 600.202
  • State: means the Regional Administrator, U. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • State: means the individual states of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam, Wake Island, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and Palau. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • State: means one of the States of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, or an eligible Indian tribe. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • State Director: means the chief administrative officer of any State or interstate agency operating an "approved program" or the delegated representative of the State Director. See 40 CFR 133.101
  • State Director: means the chief administrative officer of a State or interstate water pollution control agency operating an approved HPDES permit program. See 40 CFR 129.2
  • State program revision: means a change in an approved State primacy program. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • Streamflow source zone: means the upstream headwaters area which drains into the recharge zone as defined in the December 16, 1975, Notice of Determination. See 40 CFR 149.101
  • Subaward: means financial assistance in the form of money, or property in lieu of money, provided under an award by a recipient to an eligible subrecipient or by a subrecipient to a lower tier subrecipient. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Subpart H systems: means public water systems using surface water or ground water under the direct influence of surface water as a source that are subject to the requirements of subpart H of this part. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Subrecipient: means the legal entity to which a subaward is made and which is accountable to the recipient for the use of the funds or property provided. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Supervisor: means the individual who has oversight and organizational responsibility for a person holding an HRP position, and whose duties include evaluating the behavior and performance of the HRP-certified individual. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Supplier of water: means any person who owns or operates a public water system. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Supplier of water: means any person who owns or operates a public water system. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • Supplies: means all tangible personal property other than "equipment" as defined in this subpart. See 10 CFR 600.202
  • Supplies: means tangible, expendable personal property that is charged directly to the award and that has a useful life of less than one year or an acquisition cost of less than $5,000 per unit. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Surface water: means all water which is open to the atmosphere and subject to surface runoff. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Suspension: means depending on the context, either (1) temporary withdrawal of the authority to obligate grant funds pending corrective action by the grantee or subgrantee or a decision to terminate the grant, or (2) an action taken by a suspending official in accordance with agency regulations implementing E. See 10 CFR 600.202
  • Suspension: means an action by DOE that temporarily withdraws Federal sponsorship under an award, pending corrective action by the recipient or pending a decision to terminate the award by DOE. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • SUVA: means Specific Ultraviolet Absorption at 254 nanometers (nm), an indicator of the humic content of water. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • System of records: means a group of any records under the control of the Department or any component from which information is retrieved by the name of an individual or by some identifying number, symbol, or other identifying particular assigned to that individual. See 29 CFR 71.1
  • System of records: means a group of records under the control of the Board from which information is retrievable by use of the name of the individual or by some number, symbol, or other identifying particular assigned to the individual. See 10 CFR 1304.102
  • System with a single service connection: means a system which supplies drinking water to consumers via a single service line. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Tank truck: A tank-equipped semi-trailer, trailer, or truck, conforming to the requirements of this part. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Termination: means permanent withdrawal of the authority to obligate previously-awarded grant funds before that authority would otherwise expire. See 10 CFR 600.202
  • Termination: means the cancellation of an award, in whole or in part, under an agreement at any time prior to either:

    (1) The date on which all work under an award is completed. See 10 CFR 600.302

  • Territorial seas: means the belt of the seas measured from the line of ordinary low water along that portion of the coast which is in direct contact with the open sea and the line marking the seaward limit of inland waters, and extending seaward a distance of 3 miles. See 40 CFR 116.3
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Third party in-kind contributions: means the value of non-cash contributions provided by non-Federal third parties. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • This chapter: Chapter I, Title 27, Code of Federal Regulations. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • This chapter: Title 27, Code of Federal Regulations, Chapter I (27 CFR Chapter I). See 27 CFR 22.11
  • Tires: Every motor vehicle shall be equipped with tires of adequate capacity to support its gross weight. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Too numerous to count: means that the total number of bacterial colonies exceeds 200 on a 47-mm diameter membrane filter used for coliform detection. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Treatment technique requirement: means a requirement of the national primary drinking water regulations which specifies for a contaminant a specific treatment technique(s) known to the Administrator which leads to a reduction in the level of such contaminant sufficient to comply with the requirements of part 141 of this chapter. See 40 CFR 142.2
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • TTB: The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, U. See 27 CFR 20.11
  • Two-stage lime softening: is a process in which chemical addition and hardness precipitation occur in each of two distinct unit clarification processes in series prior to filtration. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • TWS: means a non-community water system that does not regularly serve at least 25 of the same persons over six months per year. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Unacceptable damage: means an incident that could result in a nuclear detonation. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Uncovered finished water storage facility: is a tank, reservoir, or other facility used to store water that will undergo no further treatment to reduce microbial pathogens except residual disinfection and is directly open to the atmosphere. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Under the control of: means those official records for which the agency is officially responsible and either has in its possession or exercises dominion over. See 29 CFR 71.1
  • United States: means the States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, the Virgin Islands, and the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands. See 40 CFR 110.1
  • United States: means the several States, the District of Columbia, and all commonwealths, territories, and possessions of the United States. See 10 CFR 600.501
  • Unsafe practice: means either a human action departing from prescribed hazard controls or job procedures or practices, or an action causing a person unnecessary exposure to a hazard. See 10 CFR 712.3
  • Uphold: The decision of an appellate court not to reverse a lower court decision.
  • Vessel: means every description of watercraft or other artificial contrivance used, or capable of being used, as a means of transportation on water other than a public vessel. See 40 CFR 116.3
  • Virus: means a virus of fecal origin which is infectious to humans by waterborne transmission. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Wages: means all forms of cash remuneration to a worker by an employer in payment for personal services. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Water quality standards: means standards established pursuant to section 10(c) of the Act, and State-adopted water quality standards for navigable waters which are not interstate waters. See 40 CFR 121.1
  • Waterborne disease outbreak: means the significant occurrence of acute infectious illness, epidemiologically associated with the ingestion of water from a public water system which is deficient in treatment, as determined by the appropriate local or State agency. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • Watering point: means the water supply, methods, and facilities used for the delivery of finished water to the aircraft. See 40 CFR 141.801
  • WHD Administrator: The Administrator of the Wage and Hour Division (WHD), and such authorized representatives as may be designated to perform any of the functions of the WHD Administrator under this part. See 29 CFR 501.3
  • Wholesale system: is a public water system that treats source water as necessary to produce finished water and then delivers some or all of that finished water to another public water system. See 40 CFR 141.2
  • WIA: means the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, Pub. See 29 CFR 37.4
  • Working day: means the hours during a calendar day in which a facility discharges effluents subject to this part. See 40 CFR 129.2