Part 1 Practices Before the Department of the Interior
Part 2 Freedom of Information Act; Records and Testimony
Part 3 Preservation of American Antiquities
Part 4 Department Hearings and Appeals Procedures
Part 5 Commercial Filming and Similar Projects and Still Photography On Certain Areas Under Department Jurisdiction
Part 6 Patent Regulations
Part 7 Protection of Archaeological Resources
Part 8 Joint Policies of the Departments of the Interior and of the Army Relative to Reservoir Project Lands
Part 9 Intergovernmental Review of Department of the Interior Programs and Activities
Part 10 Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Regulations
Part 11 Natural Resource Damage Assessments
Part 13 Vending Facilities Operated by Blind Persons
Part 14 Petitions for Rulemaking
Part 15 Key Largo Coral Reef Preserve
Part 16 Conservation of Helium
Part 17 Nondiscrimination in Federally Assisted Programs of the Department of the Interior
Part 18 New Restrictions On Lobbying
Part 19 Wilderness Preservation
Part 20 Employee Responsibilities and Conduct
Part 21 Occupancy of Cabin Sites On Public Conservation and Recreation Areas
Part 22 Administrative Claims Under the Federal Tort Claims Act and Indemnification of Department of the Interior Employees
Part 23 Surface Exploration, Mining and Reclamation of Lands
Part 24 Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Policy: State-Federal Relationships
Part 26 Grants to States for Establishing Youth Conservation Corps Programs
Part 27 Nondiscrimination in Activities Conducted Under Permits, Rights-of-Way, Public Land Orders, and Other Federal Authorizations Granted or Issued Under Title II of Public Law 93-153
Part 28 Fire Protection Emergency Assistance
Part 29 Trans-Alaska Pipeline Liability Fund
Part 30 Indian Probate Hearings Procedures
Part 32 Grants to States for Establishing Young Adult Conservation Corps (Yacc) Program
Part 34 Requirements for Equal Opportunity During Construction and Operation of the Alaska Natural Gas Transportation System
Part 35 Administrative Remedies for Fraudulent Claims and Statements
Part 36 Transportation and Utility Systems in and Across, and Access Into, Conservation System Units in Alaska
Part 37 Cave Management
Part 38 Pay of U.S. Park Police-Interim Geographic Adjustments
Part 39 Collection of Debts by Administrative Wage Garnishment
Part 41 Nondiscrimination On the Basis of Sex in Education Programs or Activities Receiving Federal Financial Assistance
Part 45 Conditions and Prescriptions in Ferc Hydropower Licenses
Part 46 Implementation of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969
Part 47 Land Exchange Procedures
Part 48 Amendments to the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act
Part 50 Procedures for Reestablishing a Formal Government-to-Government Relationship With the Native Hawaiian Community
Part 100 Waiving Departmental Review of Appraisals and Valuations of Indian Property

Terms Used In CFR > Title 43 > Subtitle A

  • Act: means the Fair Housing Act, as defined in 24 CFR 5. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • Active corrosion: means continuing corrosion that, unless controlled, could result in a condition that is detrimental to public safety. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Administrator: The Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Agency attorney: means the Deputy Chief Counsel for Enforcement or an attorney that he or she designates. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • Agreement value of the donated commodity: means the price assigned by the Department to a donated food which reflects the Department's current acquisition price, transportation and, if applicable, processing costs related to the food. See 26 CFR 1.40-1
  • aircraft operator: means an aircraft operator subject to this part as described in §1544. See 49 CFR 1544.1
  • Alarm: means an audible or visible means of indicating to the controller that equipment or processes are outside operator-defined, safety-related parameters. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • ALJ: means an ALJ appointed pursuant to the provisions of 5 U. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • Assistant Secretary: means the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • Associate Administrator: means the Associate Administrator for Pipeline Safety, or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Attorney: means any person who is eligible to practice law in, and is a member in good standing of the bar of, the highest court of any State, possession, territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or of the District of Columbia, and is not under any order suspending, enjoining, restraining, disbarring, or otherwise restricting him or her in the practice of law. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • Bark: The tough outer covering of the woody stems of trees, shrubs, and other woody plants as distinguished from the cambium and inner wood. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Bark products: Products containing pieces of bark including bark chips, bark nuggets, bark mulch, and bark compost. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Bridge: A structure including supports erected over a depression or an obstruction, such as water, highway, or railway, and having a track or passageway for carrying traffic or other moving loads, and having an opening measured along the center of the roadway of more than 20 feet between undercopings of abutments or spring lines of arches, or extreme ends of openings for multiple boxes. See 50 CFR 29.220
  • Certificate: A Plant Protection and Quarantine-approved form, stamp, or document issued and signed by an inspector, or by a qualified certified applicator or by any other person operating in accordance with a compliance agreement, affirming that a specified regulated article is eligible for interstate movement in accordance with this subpart. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Certified agency: is an agency that has been granted certification by the Assistant Secretary in accordance with the requirements of this part. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • Chief Counsel: means the Chief Counsel of PHMSA. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Closed freight container: means a freight container which totally encloses its contents by permanent structures. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Colonias: As defined in exhibit C of subpart L of part 1940 of this chapter. See 25 CFR 162.560
  • Compliance agreement: A written agreement between APHIS and a person engaged in growing, handling, or moving regulated articles, in which the person agrees to comply with the provisions of this subpart. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Control room: means an operations center staffed by personnel charged with the responsibility for remotely monitoring and controlling a pipeline facility. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Controller: means a qualified individual who remotely monitors and controls the safety-related operations of a pipeline facility via a SCADA system from a control room, and who has operational authority and accountability for the remote operational functions of the pipeline facility. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Customer meter: means the meter that measures the transfer of gas from an operator to a consumer. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Day: means a 24-hour period ending at 11:59 p. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Department: as used in this part , are defined in 24 CFR 5. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • Designated counties: These counties are listed in exhibit D of this subpart. See 25 CFR 162.560
  • Development: means the systematic use of the knowledge or understanding gained from research, directed toward the production of useful materials, devices, systems or methods, including design and development of prototypes and processes. See 49 CFR 1540.1
  • Direct sale: means a sale to a selected purchaser to the exclusion of all others without resorting to advertising for bids. See 24 CFR 291.5
  • Distributing agencies: means State, Federal or private agencies which enter into agreements with the Department for the distribution of donated food to eligible recipient agencies and recipients. See 26 CFR 1.40-1
  • Distribution line: means a pipeline other than a gathering or transmission line. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Distribution site: means a location where the eligible recipient agency actually distributes commodities to needy persons for household consumption or serves prepared meals to needy persons under this part. See 26 CFR 1.36B-2
  • Effectively diminishing: An eradication program is considered to be effectively diminishing the gypsy moth population of an area if the results of two successive annual Federal or State delimiting trapping surveys of the area conducted in accordance with Section II, "Survey Procedures--Gypsy Moth" of the Gypsy Moth Treatment Manual show that the average number of gypsy moths caught per trap in the second delimiting survey (when comparable geographical areas and trapping densities are used) is: (1) Less than 10, and (2) less than the average number of gypsy moths caught per trap in the first survey. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • EIR: means a written report prepared by a TSA Inspector or other authorized agency official detailing the results of an inspection or investigation of a violation of a TSA requirement, including copies of any relevant evidence. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • Electrical survey: means a series of closely spaced pipe-to-soil readings over pipelines which are subsequently analyzed to identify locations where a corrosive current is leaving the pipeline. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Eligible properties: means HUD-acquired properties designated by HUD for property disposition or other housing programs. See 24 CFR 291.5
  • Eligible recipient agency: means an organization which--

    (1) Is public, or

    (2) Is private, possessing tax exempt status pursuant to §251. See 26 CFR 1.36B-2

  • Equal employment opportunity program: means the total State highway agency program, including the affirmative action plans, for ensuring compliance with Federal requirements both in State highway agency internal employment and in employment on Federal-aid construction projects. See 49 CFR 1503.425
  • Eradication program: A program that uses pesticide application, biological controls, or other methods with the goal of eliminating gypsy moth from a particular area. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Exposed underwater pipeline: means an underwater pipeline where the top of the pipe protrudes above the underwater natural bottom (as determined by recognized and generally accepted practices) in waters less than 15 feet (4. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • FHAP: means the Fair Housing Assistance Program. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • FHEO: means HUD's Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • FHEO regional director: means a regional director of the Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • Final administrative disposition: means an agency's completion of a case following a reasonable cause finding, including, but not limited to, an agency-approved settlement or a final, administrative decision issued by commissioners, hearing officers or administrative law judges. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • Final report: means a report documenting a completed RD&T study or activity. See 49 CFR 1540.1
  • Flyway Council: means the Atlantic, Mississippi, Central, or Pacific Flyway Council. See 50 CFR 20.152
  • Food bank: means a public or charitable institution that maintains an established operation involving the provision of food or edible commodities, or the products of food or edible commodities, to food pantries, soup kitchens, hunger relief centers, or other food or feeding centers that, as an integral part of their normal activities, provide meals or food to feed needy persons on a regular basis. See 26 CFR 1.36B-2
  • Formula: means the formula used by the Department to allocate among States the commodities and funding available under this part. See 26 CFR 1.36B-2
  • Gas: means natural gas, flammable gas, or gas which is toxic or corrosive. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Gathering line: means a pipeline that transports gas from a current production facility to a transmission line or main. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • General infestation: (1) The detection of gypsy moth egg masses through visual inspection by an inspector during a 10-minute walk through the area. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Generally infested area: Any State, or portion thereof, listed as a generally infested area in §301. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Gulf of Mexico and its inlets: means the waters from the mean high water mark of the coast of the Gulf of Mexico and its inlets open to the sea (excluding rivers, tidal marshes, lakes, and canals) seaward to include the territorial sea and Outer Continental Shelf to a depth of 15 feet (4. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Gypsy moth: The live insect known as the gypsy moth, Lymantria dispar (Linnaeus), in any life stage (egg, larva, pupa, adult). See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Hearing: means an informal conference or a proceeding for oral presentation. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Hearing Officer: means a Coast Guard officer or employee who has been delegated the authority to assess civil penalties. See 33 CFR 1.07-5
  • High-pressure distribution system: means a distribution system in which the gas pressure in the main is higher than the pressure provided to the customer. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Highway: The term "highway" is defined in 23 U. See 50 CFR 29.220
  • HUD: means the Department of Housing and Urban Development or its contractor, as appropriate. See 24 CFR 291.5
  • In general: (1) Services performed by an employee for the person employing him which constitute "agricultural labor" as defined in section 3306(k) are excepted from employment by reason of section 3306(c)(1). See 26 CFR 31.3306(k)-1
  • Includes: means including but not limited to. See 49 CFR 192.15
  • Inspector: Any employee of APHIS, a State government, or any other person, authorized by the Administrator in accordance with law to enforce the provisions of the quarantine and regulations in this subpart. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Insured mortgage: means a mortgage insured under the National Housing Act (12 U. See 24 CFR 291.5
  • Interim agency: is an agency that has been granted interim certification by the Assistant Secretary. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • Interstate: From any State into or through any other State. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Investor purchaser: means a purchaser who does not intend to use the property as his or her principal residence. See 24 CFR 291.5
  • issuing officer: means any qualified Coast Guard commissioned, warrant, or petty officer. See 33 CFR 1.07-5
  • Law: refers to both state fair housing laws and local fair housing laws. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • Limited permit: A document in which an inspector or a person operating under a compliance agreement affirms that the regulated article identified on the document is eligible for interstate movement in accordance with §301. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Listed specification: means a specification listed in section I of appendix B of this part. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Low-pressure distribution system: means a distribution system in which the gas pressure in the main is substantially the same as the pressure provided to the customer. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Magazine: means an enclosure designed to protect certain goods of Class 1 (explosive) materials from damage by other cargo and adverse weather conditions during loading, unloading, and when in transit. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Mail: includes regular First Class U. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • Main: means a distribution line that serves as a common source of supply for more than one service line. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Maximum actual operating pressure: means the maximum pressure that occurs during normal operations over a period of 1 year. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • May: means "is permitted to" or "is authorized to". See 49 CFR 192.15
  • May not: means "is not permitted to" or "is not authorized to". See 49 CFR 192.15
  • Mobile home: Any vehicle, other than a recreational vehicle, designed to serve, when parked, as a dwelling or place of business. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • moved: shall be construed in accordance with this definition. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Municipality: means a city, county, or any other political subdivision of a State. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • NCP Program: means a program under which FNS and private processors of food may enter into agreements under which the processor will process and distribute designated donated food to eligible recipient agencies. See 26 CFR 1.40-1
  • Notice of Violation: means a notification of violation and preliminary assessment of penalty, given to a party, in accordance with §1. See 33 CFR 1.07-5
  • Offshore: means beyond the line of ordinary low water along that portion of the coast of the United States that is in direct contact with the open seas and beyond the line marking the seaward limit of inland waters. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • OHA document: The self-inspection checklist portion of USDA-APHIS Program Aid Number 2065, "Don't Move Gypsy Moth" completed and signed by the owner of an outdoor household article (OHA) affirming that the owner has inspected the OHA for life stages of gypsy moth in accordance with the procedures in the program aid. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Operator: means any owner or operator. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Operator: means a person who engages in the transportation of gas. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Organization: Any of the following entities which are legally authorized to work in designated counties and/or colonias and are:

    (1) A State, State agency, or unit of general local government or. See 25 CFR 162.560

  • Outdoor household articles: Articles associated with a household that have been kept outside the home such as awnings, barbecue grills, bicycles, boats, dog houses, firewood, garden tools, hauling trailers, outdoor furniture and toys, recreational vehicles and associated equipment, and tents. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Outer Continental Shelf: means all submerged lands lying seaward and outside the area of lands beneath navigable waters as defined in Section 2 of the Submerged Lands Act (43 U. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Owner-occupant purchaser: means a purchaser who intends to use the property as his or her principal residence. See 24 CFR 291.5
  • Packager: Any eligible organization which is reimbursed with Housing Application Packaging Grants (HAPG) funds. See 25 CFR 162.560
  • Party: means the respondent or TSA. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • party: means the person alleged to have violated a statute or regulation to which a civil penalty applies and includes an individual or public or private corporation, partnership or other association, or a governmental entity. See 33 CFR 1.07-5
  • Peer exchange: means a periodic review of a State DOT's RD&T program, or portion thereof, by representatives of other State DOT's, for the purpose of exchange of information or best practices. See 49 CFR 1540.1
  • Person: Any individual, partnership, corporation, company, society, association, or other organized group. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Person: means any individual, firm, joint venture, partnership, corporation, association, State, municipality, cooperative association, or joint stock association, and includes any trustee, receiver, assignee, or personal representative thereof. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Person: means any individual, firm, joint venture, partnership, corporation, association, State, municipality, cooperative association, or joint stock association, and including any trustee, receiver, assignee, or personal representative thereof. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Personal delivery: includes hand-delivery or use of a contract or express messenger service, including an overnight express courier service. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • Petroleum gas: means propane, propylene, butane, (normal butane or isobutanes), and butylene (including isomers), or mixtures composed predominantly of these gases, having a vapor pressure not exceeding 208 psi (1434 kPa) gage at 100 °F (38 °C). See 49 CFR 192.3
  • PHMSA: means the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration of the United States Department of Transportation. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Pipe: means any pipe or tubing used in the transportation of gas, including pipe-type holders. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Pipeline: means all parts of those physical facilities through which gas moves in transportation, including pipe, valves, and other appurtenance attached to pipe, compressor units, metering stations, regulator stations, delivery stations, holders, and fabricated assemblies. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Pipeline environment: includes soil resistivity (high or low), soil moisture (wet or dry), soil contaminants that may promote corrosive activity, and other known conditions that could affect the probability of active corrosion. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Pipeline facility: means new and existing pipelines, rights-of-way, and any equipment, facility, or building used in the transportation of gas or in the treatment of gas during the course of transportation. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Pleading: means a complaint, an answer, motion and any amendment of these documents permitted under this subpart as well as any other written submission to the ALJ or a party during the course of the hearing proceedings. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • Portable magazine: means a strong, closed, prefabricated, steel or wooden, closed box or container, other than a freight container, designed and used to handle Class 1 (explosive) materials either by hand or mechanical means. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Private nonprofit organization: means a secular or religious organization, no part of the net earnings of which may inure to the benefit of any member, founder, contributor, or individual. See 24 CFR 291.5
  • 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 part, or any other address obtained by other reasonable and available means. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • Public transportation agency: means a publicly owned operator of public transportation eligible to receive Federal assistance under 49 U. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • Qualified certified applicator: Any individual (1) certified pursuant to the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) (7 U. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Recipient agency: means disaster organizations, charitable institutions, nonprofit summer camps for children, school food service authorities, schools, service institutions, welfare agencies, nutrition programs for the elderly, nonresidential child care institutions and emergency feeding organizations. See 26 CFR 1.40-1
  • Refund: means (1) a credit or check issued to a distributor in an amount equal to the NCP contract value of donated foods contained in an end product sold by the distributor to a recipient agency at a discounted price or (2) a check issued to a recipient agency in an amount equal to the NCP contract value of donated foods contained in an end product sold to the recipient agency under a refund system. See 26 CFR 1.40-1
  • Regional Director: means the head of any one of the Regional Offices of the Office of Pipeline Safety, or a designee appointed by the Regional Director. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Regulated articles: (1) Trees without roots (e. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Regulations Committee: means the Migratory Bird Regulations Committee of the Fish and Wildlife Service. See 50 CFR 20.152
  • Research: means a systematic study directed toward fuller scientific knowledge or understanding of the subject studied. See 49 CFR 1540.1
  • Respondent: means the person named in a Notice of Proposed Civil Penalty, a Final Notice of Proposed Civil Penalty and Order, or a complaint. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • Respondent: means a person upon whom OPS has served an enforcement action described in this part. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Safe working load: means the maximum gross weight that cargo handling equipment is approved to lift. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Service line: means a distribution line that transports gas from a common source of supply to an individual customer, to two adjacent or adjoining residential or small commercial customers, or to multiple residential or small commercial customers served through a meter header or manifold. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Service regulator: means the device on a service line that controls the pressure of gas delivered from a higher pressure to the pressure provided to the customer. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • SMYS: means specified minimum yield strength is:

    (1) For steel pipe manufactured in accordance with a listed specification, the yield strength specified as a minimum in that specification. See 49 CFR 192.3

  • State: means any of the several States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, the Northern Mariana Islands, the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, and any other territory or possession of the United States. See 24 CFR 291.5
  • State: means any of the 50 States of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, and the Virgin Islands. See 49 CFR 1503.425
  • State: Any State, Territory, or District of the United States including Puerto Rico. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • State: means a State of the United States, the District of Columbia and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • state: as used in this part , are defined in Section 802 of the Fair Housing Act (42 U. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • State: means each of the several States, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • State agency: means the State government unit designated by the Governor or other appropriate State executive authority which has entered into an agreement with the United States Department of Agriculture under §251. See 26 CFR 1.36B-2
  • State highway agency: means that department, commission, board, or official of any State charged by its laws with the responsibility for highway construction. See 49 CFR 1503.409
  • State highway agency: means that department, commission, board, or official of any State charged by its laws with the responsibility for highway construction. See 49 CFR 1503.425
  • Substitution: means (1) the replacement of donated food with like quantities of domestically produced commercial food of the same generic identity and of equal or better quality (i. See 26 CFR 1.40-1
  • Supportive Services: means those services and activities provided in connection with minority business enterprise programs which are designed to increase the total number of minority businesses active in the highway program and contribute to the growth and eventual self-sufficiency of individual minority businesses so that such businesses may achieve proficiency to compete, on an equal basis, for contracts and subcontracts. See 49 CFR 1503.409
  • Technology transfer: means those activities that lead to the adoption of a new technique or product by users and involves dissemination, demonstration, training, and other activities that lead to eventual innovation. See 49 CFR 1540.1
  • Testing: refers to the use of an individual or individuals ("testers") who, without a bona fide intent to rent or purchase a house, apartment, or other dwelling, pose as prospective renters or purchasers for the purpose of gathering information that may indicate whether a housing provider is complying with fair housing laws. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • Transmission line: means a pipeline, other than a gathering line, that: (1) Transports gas from a gathering line or storage facility to a distribution center, storage facility, or large volume customer that is not down-stream from a distribution center. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Transportation of gas: means the gathering, transmission, or distribution of gas by pipeline or the storage of gas, in or affecting interstate or foreign commerce. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Treatment manual: The provisions currently contained in the Gypsy Moth Program Manual. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Tribe: has the meaning provided for the term "Indian tribe" in section 102 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 (42 U. See 24 CFR 291.5
  • TSA decision maker: means the Administrator, acting in the capacity of the decision maker on appeal, or any person to whom the Administrator has delegated the Administrator's decision-making authority in a civil penalty action. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • Under the direction of: Monitoring treatments to assure compliance with the requirements in this subpart. See 26 CFR 601.525
  • Underground natural gas storage facility: means a facility that stores natural gas in an underground facility incident to natural gas transportation, including--

    (1) A depleted hydrocarbon reservoir. See 49 CFR 192.3

  • Weak link: means a device or method used when pulling polyethylene pipe, typically through methods such as horizontal directional drilling, to ensure that damage will not occur to the pipeline by exceeding the maximum tensile stresses allowed. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Welder: means a person who performs manual or semi-automatic welding. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Welding operator: means a person who operates machine or automatic welding equipment. See 49 CFR 192.3