Chapter I Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
Chapter II Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
Chapter III Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
Chapter IV Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
Chapter V National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
Chapter VI Federal Transit Administration, Department of Transportation
Chapter VII National Railroad Passenger Corporation (Amtrak)
Chapter VIII National Transportation Safety Board
Chapter X Surface Transportation Board
Chapter XII Transportation Security Administration, Department of Homeland Security

Terms Used In CFR > Title 49 > Subtitle B

  • Abandoned: means permanently removed from service. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Abandoned: means permanently removed from service. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Abandonment: Voluntary relinquishment by the borrower of control of security or EO property without providing for its care. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • ABC: means American Baptist Churches v. See 27 CFR 70.101
  • ABS: means a portion of a service brake system that automatically controls the degree of rotational wheel slip during braking by:

    (1) Sensing the rate of angular rotation of the wheels. See 49 CFR 393.5

  • Academic year: means the traditional approximately 9 month September to June annual session, except for students who attend summer session in addition to the traditional academic year during a 12 month period, for whom the academic year will be considered to be of approximately 12 months duration. See 42 CFR 136.302
  • Access: means the ability, when authorized, to read, change, and transfer warehouse receipts or other applicable document information retained in a central filing system. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Access: means the physical ability of property owners and their successors in interest to have ingress to and egress from State or private inholdings, valid mining claims, or other valid occupancies. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • Accident: means an incident reportable under part 191 of this chapter involving gas pipeline facilities or LNG facilities, or an accident reportable under part 195 of this chapter involving hazardous liquid pipeline facilities. See 49 CFR 199.3
  • accounts: as used in this part means share, share certificate or share draft accounts (or their equivalent under state law, as determined by the Board in the case of insured state credit unions) of a member (which includes other credit unions, public units, and nonmembers where permitted under the Act) in a credit union of a type approved by the Board which evidences money or its equivalent received or held by a credit union in the usual course of business and for which it has given or is obligated to give credit to the account of the member. See 43 CFR 2544.2
  • Acquisition: means acquiring ADP equipment or services from commercial sources or from State or local government resources. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Acquisition Checklist: means the standard Department checklist that States can submit to meet prior written approval requirements instead of submitting the actual Request for Proposal (RFP), contracts or contract amendments. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Acquisition cost: means the cost of the asset including the cost to ready the asset for its intended use. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Acreage rent: means rent assessed for solar and wind energy development grants and leases that is determined by the number of acres authorized for the grant or lease. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Act: means the Act of May 24, 1928, as amended (49 U. See 43 CFR 2911.0-5
  • Act: means the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U. See 43 CFR 2710.0-5
  • Act: means the Recreation and Public Purposes Act as amended by section 212 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976. See 43 CFR 2740.0-5
  • Act: means the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Act: means the Taylor Grazing Act of June 28, 1934, as amended (43 U. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Act: means the Public Health Service Act, as amended. See 42 CFR 23.2
  • Act: means the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968, as amended (42 U. See 42 CFR 480.138
  • Act: means section 28 of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended (30 U. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Act: means the Department of the Interior Appropriations Act, Fiscal Year 1981 (Pub. See 43 CFR 3130.0-5
  • Act: means the applicable provisions of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (60 Stat. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Act: means the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, as amended (52 Stat. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • Act: means the Indian Health Care Improvement Act, Pub. See 42 CFR 136.302
  • Act: means the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Public Law 93-112, as amended by the Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1974, (Pub. See 45 CFR 1151.3
  • Act: means the Act of February 25, 1920, as amended (30 U. See 43 CFR 1882.0-5
  • Act: means the Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act of 1976 (90 Stat. See 43 CFR 2361.0-5
  • Act: means the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, as amended (43 U. See 43 CFR 2300.0-5
  • Act: means section 516 of the Airport and Airway Improvement Act of September 3, 1982 (49 U. See 43 CFR 2640.0-5
  • Act: means the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Improvement Act of 1991 (Pub. See 42 CFR 435.906
  • Act: means the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968, as amended (42 U. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Active corrosion: means continuing corrosion that, unless controlled, could result in a condition that is detrimental to public safety. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Actual costs: means the financial measure of resources the Federal government expends or uses in processing a right-of-way application or in monitoring the construction, operation, and termination of a facility authorized by a grant or permit. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Actual costs: means the financial measure of resources the Federal government expends or uses in processing a right-of-way application or in monitoring the construction, operation, and termination of a facility authorized by a grant or permit. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Actual drilling: means operations you conduct that are similar to those that a person seriously looking for oil or gas could be expected to conduct in that particular area, given the existing knowledge of geologic and other pertinent facts about the area to be drilled. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Actual drilling operations: includes not only the physical drilling of a well, but the testing, completing or equipping of such well for production. See 43 CFR 3100.0-5
  • Actual shoreline: means the line which is washed by the water wherever it covers the bed of a body of water at its mean high water level. See 43 CFR 1864.0-5
  • Adjudication: means a formal proceeding employing procedures identical or similar to those required by the Administrative Procedure Act, as codified in 5 U. See 29 CFR 4211.1
  • Adjusted tangible net worth: Tangible balance sheet equity plus allowed tangible asset appreciation and subordinated owner debt. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Adjusted trading: means any method or transaction whereby a corporate credit union sells a security to a vendor at a price above its current market price and simultaneously purchases or commits to purchase from the vendor another security at a price above its current market price. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Administration: means the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Administrative Governor: means the Board member serving as the Administrative Governor and includes persons designated by the Administrative Governor to exercise the authority granted under this part in the governor's absence. See 42 CFR 456.122
  • Administrative law judge: means an administrative law judge appointed pursuant to the provisions of 5 U. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Administrative law judge: means an administrative law judge appointed pursuant to the provisions of 5 U. See 49 CFR 1515.3
  • Administrative wage garnishment: means the process by which a Federal agency orders a non-Federal employer to withhold amounts from a debtor's wages to satisfy a debt, as authorized by 31 U. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration. See 43 CFR 2911.0-5
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the Economic Regulatory Administration. See 29 CFR 4211.1
  • Administrator: means the Federal Energy Administrator of his delegate. See 29 CFR 4211.32
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 198.3
  • Administrator: means the Federal Railroad Administrator or Deputy Administrator. See 49 CFR 211.71
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 199.3
  • Administrator: means the head of any operating administration within the Department of Transportation, and includes the Administrators of the Federal Aviation Administration, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Federal Railroad Administration, and Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, to whom the Secretary has delegated authority in part 1 of this title, and any person within an operating administration to whom an Administrator has delegated authority to carry out this part. See 49 CFR 109.1
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of Agricultural Marketing Service. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate

    Confirmed Discovery means when it can be reasonably determined, based on information available to the operator at the time a reportable event has occurred, even if only based on a preliminary evaluation. See 49 CFR 191.3

  • Administrator: means the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administrator, the chief executive of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, an agency within the Department of Transportation. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the Wage and Hour Division or his authorized representative. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, or his or her designee. See 49 CFR 599.500
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) of the Department or any other officer or employee of the Agency who is delegated, or who may be delegated the authority to act in the Administrator's stead. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Administrator of FEMA: means the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency. See 42 CFR 480.138
  • Administrator of FEMA: means the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Adopt: means establish under State law by statute, regulation, license, certification, order, or any combination of these legal means. See 49 CFR 198.3
  • ADP: means data processing performed by a system of electronic or electrical machines so interconnected and interacting as to minimize the need for human assistance or intervention. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • 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
  • Advance payment: means a payment that a Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity makes by any appropriate payment mechanism, including a predetermined payment schedule, before the non-Federal entity disburses the funds for program purposes. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Adverse driving conditions: means snow, sleet, fog, other adverse weather conditions, a highway covered with snow or ice, or unusual road and traffic conditions, none of which were apparent on the basis of information known to the person dispatching the run at the time it was begun. See 49 CFR 395.2
  • Adverse event: means an untoward, undesirable, and usually unanticipated event that causes death or serious injury, or the risk thereof. See 42 CFR 482.70
  • Adverse event: means an untoward, undesirable, and usually unanticipated event that causes death or serious injury or the risk thereof. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Advertisement: means any communication to the public in connection with an offer or sale of any interstate household goods transportation service. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Advertisement: as used in this part means a commercial message, in any medium, that is designed to attract public attention or patronage to a product or business. See 43 CFR 2544.2
  • Advisory committee: means any committee, council, or board established or utilized for purposes of obtaining advice or recommendations. See 43 CFR 1784.0-5
  • Affected Entity: is an entity that applies for and/or receives Federal financial assistance from EPA including but not limited to: State and local governments, Indian Tribes, Intertribal Consortia, Institutions of Higher Education, Hospitals, and other Non-profit Organizations, and Individuals. See 49 CFR 106.85
  • Affiliate: means a company that controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with another company. See 42 CFR 486.306
  • Affiliated corporation: means a corporation of which all the common stock is owned directly or indirectly by the firm or general partners and employees of the firm, or by the corporation or holders of the controlling stock and employees of the corporation, and the affiliation has been approved by the creditor's examining authority. See 42 CFR 435.229
  • Agency: means each of the executive agencies and military departments (as defined in 5 U. See 31 CFR 215.2
  • Agency: means the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Agency: means any executive department, military department, Government corporation, Government-controlled corporation or other establishment in the Executive Branch of the Government or any independent regulatory agency. See 49 CFR 1007.2
  • Agency: means a unit of the Executive branch of the Federal Government which is not within a Department. See 43 CFR 2300.0-5
  • Agency attorney: means the Deputy Chief Counsel for Enforcement or an attorney that he or she designates. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • Agency Counsel: means the attorney who prosecutes a civil penalty matter on behalf of the Field Administrator. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Agency Official: means the Director of FMCSA's Office of Enforcement and Compliance or his or her designee. See 49 CFR 385.903
  • Agency Official: means the Director of FMCSA's Office of Enforcement and Compliance or his or her designee. See 49 CFR 385.1003
  • agent: means a Federal officer, employee, or agent authorized by the Secretary to conduct inspections or investigations under the Federal hazardous material transportation law. See 49 CFR 109.1
  • Agent: means an Agent member of the Facility. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Agent group: means an Agent member of the Facility consisting of a group of corporate credit unions, one of which is designated as the group's Agent group representative and authorized to transact business with the Facility on behalf of the group or any member of the group. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Agent loan: means an advance of funds by an Agent to a member natural person credit union to meet liquidity needs which have been the basis for a Facility advance. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Aggregate working load limit: The summation of the working load limits or restraining capacity of all devices used to secure an article of cargo on a vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Agreement: means the North American Free Trade Agreement entered into among Canada, the United States of America and the United Mexican States ("Mexico"). See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Agreement cycle: refers to the time period of at least 4 years when an agreement is in effect between CMS and an OPO. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Agreement to initiate: means a written, nonbinding statement of present intent to initiate and pursue an exchange, which is signed by the parties and which may be amended by the written consent of the parties or terminated at any time upon written notice by any party. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Agricultural commodity trailer: A trailer that is designed to transport bulk agricultural commodities in off-road harvesting sites and to a processing plant or storage location, as evidenced by skeletal construction that accommodates harvest containers, a maximum length of 28 feet, and an arrangement of air control lines and reservoirs that minimizes damage in field operations. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Agricultural Marketing Service: means the Agricultural Marketing Service of the Department. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Agricultural product: means an agriculturally-produced product stored or handled for the purposes of interstate or foreign commerce, including a processed product of such agricultural product, as determined by DACO. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Air brake system: A system, including an air-over-hydraulic brake subsystem, that uses air as a medium for transmitting pressure or force from the driver control to the service brake, but does not include a system that uses compressed air or vacuum only to assist the driver in applying muscular force to hydraulic or mechanical components. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Air carrier: means a citizen of the United States who undertakes directly to engage in or provide air transportation. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Air transportation: means continental interstate air transportation, continental intrastate air transportation, foreign air transportation, non-continental interstate air transportation, or non-continental intrastate air transportation. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Aircraft: means a device that is used or intended to be used for flight in the air. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • aircraft operator: means an aircraft operator subject to this part as described in §1544. See 49 CFR 1544.1
  • Airport: means any landing area used regularly by aircraft for receiving or discharging passengers or cargo. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • 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 195.2
  • 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
  • Alcohol: means the intoxicating agent in beverage alcohol, ethyl alcohol, or other low molecular weight alcohols including methyl and isopropyl alcohol. See 49 CFR 382.107
  • Alcohol use: means the drinking or swallowing of any beverage, liquid mixture or preparation (including any medication), containing alcohol. See 49 CFR 382.107
  • 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
  • Alien: means any person not a citizen or national of the United States. See 49 CFR 1552.1
  • Alien: means any person not a citizen or national of the United States. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • ALJ: means Administrative Law Judge. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • ALJ: means an ALJ appointed pursuant to the provisions of 5 U. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • Allocation: means the process of assigning a cost, or a group of costs, to one or more cost objective(s), in reasonable proportion to the benefit provided or other equitable relationship. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Allotment: means an area of land designated and managed for grazing of livestock. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Anchor point: Part of the structure, fitting or attachment on a vehicle or article of cargo to which a tiedown is attached. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Answering machine: means either a device or a voicemail system that allows a telephone caller to leave a recorded message to report an unsafe condition at a highway-rail or pathway grade crossing, as described in §234. See 49 CFR 234.301
  • Applicability: This section applies to commercial motor vehicle drivers licensed by Canada and Mexico. See 49 CFR 1572.201
  • Applicable state regulator: means the prudential state regulator of a state chartered corporate credit union. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Applicant: means any individual who is a citizen of the United States. See 43 CFR 2911.0-5
  • Applicant: means any person who submits an application for a land use authorization under this part. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Applicant: means the person in whose name a special permit, approval, registration, a renewed or modified special permit or approval, or party status to a special permit is requested to be issued. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Applicant: means any interested party who has applied for inspection service under the regulations in this part. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Applicant: means an individual who has applied for one of the security threat assessments identified in 49 CFR 1515. See 49 CFR 1515.3
  • Applicant: means any Federal department, agency or office. See 43 CFR 2300.0-5
  • Application: means a request under subpart B of this part for a special permit, a renewal or modification of a special permit, party status to a special permit, or a request under subpart H of this part for an approval, or renewal or modification of an approval. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Application filing fee: means a filing fee specific to solar and wind energy applications. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • 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
  • Appropriate selection period: means the statutory or regulatory period within which the lands were available for Native selection under the act. See 43 CFR 2655.0-5
  • Appropriate State official: means the commission, board or other supervisory authority having jurisdiction over credit unions chartered by the State which chartered the affected credit union. See 43 CFR 2201.3-1
  • Appropriate TTB officer: An officer or employee of the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) authorized to perform any functions relating to the administration or enforcement of this part by TTB Order 1135. See 27 CFR 46.192
  • Approval: means a written authorization, including a competent authority approval, issued by the Associate Administrator, the Associate Administrator's designee, or as otherwise prescribed in the HMR, to perform a function for which prior authorization by the Associate Administrator is required under subchapter C of this chapter (49 CFR parts 171 through 180). See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Approval: means a written authorization, including a competent authority approval, issued by the Associate Administrator, the Associate Administrator's designee, or as otherwise prescribed in the HMR, to perform a function for which prior authorization by the Associate Administrator is required under subchapter C of this chapter (49 CFR parts 171 through 180). See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Approval Agency: means an organization or a person designated by the PHMSA to certify packagings as having been designed, manufactured, tested, modified, marked or maintained in compliance with applicable DOT regulations. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Arbitration: means a process to resolve a disagreement among the parties as to appraised value, performed by an arbitrator appointed by the Secretary from a list recommended by the American Arbitration Association. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Arbitration program: means the program established by the Surface Transportation Board in this part under which participating parties, including rail carriers and shippers, have agreed voluntarily in advance, or on a case-by-case basis to resolve disputes about arbitration-program-eligible matters brought before the Board using the Board's arbitration procedures. See 49 CFR 1108.1
  • Arbitrator: means a single person appointed to arbitrate pursuant to these rules. See 49 CFR 1108.1
  • Area of high unemployment: An area in which a B&I loan guarantee can be issued, consisting of a county or group of contiguous counties or equivalent subdivisions of a State which, on the basis of the most recent 12-month average or the most recent annual average data, has a rate of unemployment 150 percent or more of the national rate. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Article of cargo: A unit of cargo, other than a liquid, gas, or aggregate that lacks physical structure (e. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Assembled land exchange: means the consolidation of multiple parcels of Federal and/or non-Federal lands for purposes of one or more exchange transactions over a period of time. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Assessment period: means January 1 through December 31 of each calendar year. See 42 CFR 436.1003
  • Assignment: means the transfer, in whole or in part, of any right or interest in a right-of-way grant or lease from the holder (assignor) to a subsequent party (assignee) with the BLM's written approval. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Assignment: which means a transfer of all or a portion of the lessee's record title interest in a lease. See 43 CFR 3100.0-5
  • Assistant Administrator: means the Assistant Administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Assistant Attorney General: means the Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Division, United States Department of Justice. See 43 CFR 2563.2
  • Assistant Attorney General: means the Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Division, United States Department of Justice. See 49 CFR 1014.103
  • Associate Administrator: means Associate Administrator for Hazardous Materials Safety, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Associate Administrator: means the Associate Administrator for Hazardous Materials Safety, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Associate Administrator: means the Associate Administrator for Hazardous Materials Safety, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or a person designated by the Associate Administrator. See 49 CFR 110.20
  • Associate Administrator: means the Associate Administrator for Pipeline Safety, or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Associate Administrator for Safety: means the Associate Administrator for Safety of the Federal Railroad Administration or that person's delegate as designated in writing. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • Associate Administrator for Safety: means the Associate Administrator for Safety, FRA, or that person's delegate as designated in writing. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • 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
  • attorney: means any person who is a member in good standing of the bar of the highest court of any State, possession, territory, Commonwealth or the District of Columbia. See 43 CFR 1882.5-3
  • Audit finding: means deficiencies which the auditor is required by §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Auditee: means any non-Federal entity that expends Federal awards which must be audited under subpart F-of this part. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Auditor: means an auditor who is a public accountant, or a Federal, state, local government, or Indian Tribe audit organization, which meets the general standards specified for external auditors in generally accepted government auditing standards (GAGAS). See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management to whom has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this part. See 43 CFR 2720.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management who has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this part. See 43 CFR 2710.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management who has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this subpart. See 43 CFR 2911.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management who has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this part. See 43 CFR 2740.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management to whom has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this part. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management who has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this subpart. See 43 CFR 1864.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management to whom has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this subpart. See 43 CFR 1865.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management who has been delegated the authority and responsibility to make decisions and perform the duties described in this part. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management who has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this subpart. See 43 CFR 2091.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management who has been delegated the authority to perform the duties of this subpart. See 43 CFR 2361.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management to whom has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this part to be performed by the authorized officer. See 43 CFR 2300.0-5
  • Automated answering system: means a type of answering system that directs a telephone caller to a single menu of options, where the caller has the choice to select one of the available options to report an unsafe condition at a highway-rail or pathway grade crossing, as described in §234. See 49 CFR 234.301
  • Automatic on-board recording device: means an electric, electronic, electromechanical, or mechanical device capable of recording driver's duty status information accurately and automatically as required by §395. See 49 CFR 395.2
  • 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 43 CFR 2563.2
  • 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 49 CFR 1014.103
  • Available to cover losses that exceed retained earnings: means that the funds are available to cover operating losses realized, in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), by the corporate credit union that exceed retained earnings and equity acquired in a combination. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Balance sheet audit: refers to the examination of a credit union's assets, liabilities, and equity under generally accepted auditing standards (GAAS) by an independent public accountant for the purpose of opining on the fairness of the presentation on the balance sheet. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Bank: Has the meaning given to it in section 3(a)(6) of the Act (15 U. See 42 CFR 435.831
  • Bank: means an insured depository institution as defined in section 3 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 U. See 42 CFR 436.1003
  • Bargaining: means a process, other than arbitration, by which parties attempt to resolve a dispute concerning the appraised value of the lands involved in an exchange. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Barrel: means a unit of measurement equal to 42 U. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Base contract: means the initial contractual activity, including all option years, allowed during a defined unit of time, for example, 2 years. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Base rent: means the dollar amount required from a grant or lease holder on BLM managed lands based on the communication use with the highest value in the associated facility or facilities, as calculated according to the communication use rent schedule. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Basic security: Consists of all equipment serving as security for Rural Development loans. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Bid: means an amount of remittance offered as partial compensation for a lease equal to or in excess of the national minimum acceptable bonus bid set by statute or by the Secretary, submitted by a person or entity for a lease parcel in a competitive lease sale. See 43 CFR 3100.0-5
  • Biogas: Biomass converted to gaseous fuel. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Biomass: Any organic material that is available on a renewable or recurring basis including agricultural crops, trees grown for energy production, wood waste and wood residues, plants, including aquatic plants and grasses, fibers, animal waste and other waste materials, fats, oils, greases, including recycled fats, oils and greases. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • BLM: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • BLM: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • BLM: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Blocking: A structure, device or another substantial article placed against or around an article of cargo to prevent horizontal movement of the article of cargo. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Board: means the Farm Credit Administration Board. See 43 CFR 1882.5-3
  • Board: means the Surface Transportation Board. See 49 CFR 1007.2
  • Board: means the Surface Transportation Board. See 49 CFR 1022.2
  • Board: means the Surface Transportation Board. See 49 CFR 1108.1
  • Board decisional employee: means a Board Member, law judge or other employee who is, or who may reasonably be expected to be, involved in the decisional process of the proceeding. See 49 CFR 821.60
  • Boat trailer: A trailer designed with cradle-type mountings to transport a boat and configured to permit launching of the boat from the rear of the trailer. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Borrower: When a loan is made to an individual, the individual is the borrower. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Borrower: A borrower may be a cooperative organization, corporation, partnership, trust or other legal entity organized and operated on a profit or nonprofit basis. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Bracing: A structure, device, or another substantial article placed against an article of cargo to prevent it from tipping, that may also prevent it from shifting. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Brake: An energy conversion mechanism used to stop, or hold a vehicle stationary. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Breakout tank: means a tank used to (a) relieve surges in a hazardous liquid pipeline system or (b) receive and store hazardous liquid transported by a pipeline for reinjection and continued transportation by pipeline. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Broker: means a person who, for compensation, arranges or offers to arrange the transportation of property by an authorized motor carrier. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Budget: means the financial plan for the project or program that the Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity approves during the Federal award process or in subsequent amendments to the Federal award. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Building: means a walled and roofed structure, other than a gas or liquid storage tank, that is principally above ground and affixed to a permanent site, and a walled and roofed structure while in the course of construction, alteration, or repair. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Building: means a walled and roofed structure, other than a gas or liquid storage tank, that is principally above ground and affixed to a permanent site, and a walled and roofed structure while in the course of construction, alteration, or repair. See 42 CFR 480.138
  • Bulk-power system: means the same as the definition of such term in paragraph (1) of section 215(a) of the Federal Power Act. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Bureau: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 3130.0-5
  • Buried: means covered or in contact with soil. See 49 CFR 195.553
  • Cab: means a compartment or space within a trainset that is designed to be occupied by an engineer and contain an operating console for exercising control over the trainset. See 49 CFR 238.702
  • Candidate: means an alien or other individual designated by TSA who applies for flight training or recurrent training. See 49 CFR 1552.1
  • Capital assets: means tangible or intangible assets used in operations having a useful life of more than one year which are capitalized in accordance with GAAP. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Capital expenditures: means expenditures to acquire capital assets or expenditures to make additions, improvements, modifications, replacements, rearrangements, reinstallations, renovations, or alterations to capital assets that materially increase their value or useful life. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Capture: means the physical containment of natural gas for transportation to market or productive use of natural gas, and includes injection and royalty-free on-site uses pursuant to subpart 3178 of this part. See 43 CFR 3179.3
  • Carbon dioxide: means a fluid consisting of more than 90 percent carbon dioxide molecules compressed to a supercritical state. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Cargo net: means a net made of fiber or wire used to provide convenience in handling loose or packaged cargo to and from a vessel. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Cargo transfer system: means a component, or system of components functioning as a unit, used exclusively for transferring hazardous fluids in bulk between a tank car, tank truck, or marine vessel and a storage tank. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Cargo transport unit: means a transport vehicle, a freight container, a portable tank or a multiple element gas container (MEGC). See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Carlot: "Carlot"means any number of containers which contain a product of the same kind located on or unloaded from the same conveyance and available for inspection at the same time and location: Provided, That:

    (1) Product of the same carlot shall be considered to be separate lots whenever the product differs markedly as to quality and/or condition, and such differences are definitely associated with certain brands, varieties, sizes or container markings. See 7 CFR 51.2

  • 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
  • Casual use: means activities ordinarily resulting in no or negligible disturbance of the public lands, resources, or improvements. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Casual use: means activities ordinarily resulting in no or negligible disturbance of the public lands, resources, or improvements. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Casual use: means activities ordinarily resulting in no or negligible disturbance of the public lands or resources. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Casual use: means any short term non-commercial activity which does not cause appreciable damage or disturbance to the public lands, their resources or improvements, and which is not prohibited by closure of the lands to such activities. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Casual use: means activities that involve practices which do not ordinarily lead to any appreciable disturbance or damage to lands, resources and improvements. See 43 CFR 3150.0-5
  • CDL downgrade: means either:

    (1) A State allows the driver to change his or her self-certification to interstate, but operating exclusively in transportation or operation excepted from part 391, as provided in §390. See 49 CFR 383.5

  • CDL driver: means a person holding a CDL or a person required to hold a CDL. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • CDLIS driver record: means the electronic record of the individual CDL driver's status and history stored by the State-of-Record as part of the Commercial Driver's License Information System (CDLIS) established under 49 U. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Central Liquidity Facility: means the National Credit Union Administration Central Liquidity Facility. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Central service cost allocation plan: means the documentation identifying, accumulating, and allocating or developing billing rates based on the allowable costs of services provided by a state, local government, or Indian tribe on a centralized basis to its departments and agencies. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • centralized offset: refer to the process by which the Treasury Department's Financial Management Service offsets Federal payments through the Treasury Offset Program. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Certificate: means a USWA document that bears specific assurances under the Act or warrants a person to operate or perform in a certain manner and sets forth specific responsibilities, rights, and privileges granted to the person under the Act. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Certification: means a written debt claim, as prescribed by §179. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Certification: means a CMS determination that an OPO meets the requirements for certification at §486. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Certified scale: means any scale inspected and certified by an authorized scale inspection and licensing authority, and designed for weighing motor vehicles, including trailers or semi-trailers not attached to a tractor, or designed as a platform or warehouse type scale. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Chairman: means the Presidentially appointed Board Member who is the administrative head of the Surface Transportation Board. See 49 CFR 1007.2
  • Charging document: means the written instrument which initiates a proceeding before an Immigration Judge. See 34 CFR 300.328
  • Chassis: The load-supporting frame of a commercial motor vehicle, exclusive of any appurtenances which might be added to accommodate cargo. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Chattel security: Chattel property which may consist of, but is not limited to, inventory. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Chief Counsel: means the Chief Counsel of PHMSA. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Chief Counsel: means the NHTSA Chief Counsel, or his or her designee. See 49 CFR 599.500
  • Civil action: Court proceedings to protect Rural Development's financial interests such as obtaining possession of property from borrowers or third parties, judgments on indebtedness evidenced by notes or other contracts or judgments for the value of converted property, or judicial foreclosure. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Civil monetary penalty: means any penalty, fine, or other sanction that:

    (1)(i) Is for a specific monetary amount as provided by federal law. See 49 CFR 1022.2

  • Civil penalty proceedings: means proceedings to collect civil penalties for violations of regulations and statutes within the jurisdiction of FMCSA. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Class I: has the meaning assigned by regulations of the Surface Transportation Board (49 CFR part 1201. See 49 CFR 234.401
  • Class of Federal awards: means a group of Federal awards either awarded under a specific program or group of programs or to a specific type of non-Federal entity or group of non-Federal entities to which specific provisions or exceptions may apply. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Classroom instructor: means a qualified LCV driver-instructor who provides knowledge instruction that does not involve the actual operation of a longer combination vehicle or its components. See 49 CFR 380.105
  • Clean: means not containing detectable levels of harmful matter. See 15 CFR 922.121
  • Clear of living quarters: means that the hazardous material must be located so that in the event of release of the material, leakage or vapors will not penetrate accommodations, machinery spaces or other work areas by means of entrances or other openings in bulkheads or ventilation ducts. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Clearance Lamps: Lamps that provide light to the front or rear, mounted on the permanent structure of the vehicle, such that they indicate the overall width of the vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Clearance point: means the location near a turnout beyond which it is unsafe for passage on an adjacent track(s). See 49 CFR 218.93
  • Clerical person: means a person such as a paralegal, secretary, or law clerk who is employed or retained by and under the direction and control of an authorized applicant. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • CLF-related bridge loan: means interim financing, extending up to ten business days, that a corporate credit union provides for a natural person credit union from the time the CLF approves a loan to the natural person credit union until the CLF funds the loan. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • closed cargo transport unit: means a cargo transport unit in which the contents are totally enclosed by permanent structures. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Closed freight container: means a freight container which totally encloses its contents by permanent structures. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • 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
  • Closeout: means the process by which the Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity determines that all applicable administrative actions and all required work of the Federal award have been completed and takes actions as described in §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Closing agent: An attorney or title insurance company which is approved as a loan closing agent in accordance with subpart B of part 1927 of this chapter. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Cluster of programs: means a grouping of closely related programs that share common compliance requirements. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Cognizant agency for audit: means the Federal agency designated to carry out the responsibilities described in §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Cognizant agency for indirect costs: means the Federal agency responsible for reviewing, negotiating, and approving cost allocation plans or indirect cost proposals developed under this part on behalf of all Federal agencies. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Combined hydrocarbon lease: means a lease issued in a Special Tar Sand Area for the removal of gas and nongaseous hydrocarbon substances other than coal, oil shale or gilsonite. See 43 CFR 3140.0-5
  • Combined hydrocarbon lease: means a lease issued in a Special Tar Sand Area for the removal of any gas and nongaseous hydrocarbon substance other than coal, oil shale or gilsonite. See 43 CFR 3141.0-5
  • Comingle: refers to the act of creating systems, subsystems, or components where the systems, subsystems, or components are tightly coupled and with low cohesion. See 49 CFR 229.305
  • Commercial motor vehicle: means a motor vehicle or combination of motor vehicles used in commerce to transport passengers or property if the vehicle

    (1) Has a gross combination weight rating or gross combination weight of 11,794 kilograms or more (26,001 pounds or more), whichever is greater, inclusive of a towed unit(s) with a gross vehicle weight rating or gross vehicle weight of more than 4,536 kilograms (10,000 pounds), whichever is greater. See 49 CFR 382.107

  • Commercial prerinse spray valve: means a handheld device that has a release-to-close valve and is suitable for removing food residue from food service items before cleaning them in commercial dishwashing or ware washing equipment. See 30 CFR 56.9330
  • Commercial regulations: means statutes and regulations that apply to persons providing or arranging transportation for compensation subject to the Secretary's jurisdiction under 49 U. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Commercially available: Energy projects utilizing technology that has a proven operating history, and for which there is an established industry for the design, installation, and service (including spare parts) of the equipment. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Commission: means the United States International Trade Commission. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Commission Secretary: means the Secretary to the Commission. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Common use area: means a generally broad geographic area from which BLM can make disposals of mineral materials to many persons, with only negligible surface disturbance. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • Communication use rent schedule: is a schedule of rents for the following types of communication uses, including related technologies, located in a facility associated with a particular grant or lease. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Communitized area: means the area committed to a BLM approved communitization agreement. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Community facilities: For the purposes of this subpart, community facilities are those facilities designed to aid in the development of private business and industry in rural areas. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Community pit: means a relatively small, defined area from which BLM can make disposals of mineral materials to many persons. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • Company: means any corporation, limited liability company, business trust, general or limited partnership, association, or similar organization. See 42 CFR 476.110
  • Company: means any corporation, partnership, business trust, association or similar organization, or any other trust (unless by its terms the trust must terminate within twenty-five years or not later than twenty-one years and ten months after the death of individuals living on the effective date of the trust). See 42 CFR 486.306
  • Company: means a corporation, partnership, limited liability company, depository institution, business trust, special purpose entity, association, or similar organization. See 42 CFR 436.1003
  • Compartment: means any space on a vessel that is enclosed by the vessel's decks and its sides or permanent steel bulkheads. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Compatibility: means that State laws and regulations applicable to interstate commerce and to intrastate movement of hazardous materials are identical to the FMCSRs and the HMRs or have the same effect as the FMCSRs. See 49 CFR 355.5
  • Compensation: means all salaries, fees, wages, bonuses, severance payments, current year contributions to employee benefit plans (for example, medical, dental, life insurance, and disability), current year contributions to deferred compensation plans and future severance payments, including payments in connection with a merger or similar combination (whether or not funded. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Compensation: The compensation of employees as defined in the rules in this part is to be stated in such manner and detail as the forms adopted for periodical returns require. See 49 CFR 1245.3
  • Compensatory preprofessional education: means any preprofessional education necessary to compensate for deficiencies in an individual's prior education in order to enable that individual to qualify for enrollment in a health professions school. See 42 CFR 136.302
  • Competent Authority: means a national agency that is responsible, under its national law, for the control or regulation of some aspect of hazardous materials (dangerous goods) transportation. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Complaint: means the complaint referred to in the Article 1904 Rules. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • 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 43 CFR 2563.2
  • 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 49 CFR 1014.103
  • 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 required: Every person subject to this Act who drives a motor vehicle or is responsible for the hiring, supervision, training, assignment or dispatching of drivers shall comply and be conversant with the requirements of this section. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Compliance supplement: means appendix XI to part 75 (previously known as the Circular A-133 Compliance Supplement). See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Component: means any part, or system of parts functioning as a unit, including, but not limited to, piping, processing equipment, containers, control devices, impounding systems, lighting, security devices, fire control equipment, and communication equipment, whose integrity or reliability is necessary to maintain safety in controlling, processing, or containing a hazardous fluid. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Component: means any part of a pipeline which may be subjected to pump pressure including, but not limited to, pipe, valves, elbows, tees, flanges, and closures. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Component: means an electronic element, device, or appliance (including hardware or software) that is part of a system or subsystem. See 49 CFR 229.305
  • Component: means an element, device, or appliance (including those whose nature is electrical, mechanical, hardware, or software) that is part of a system or subsystem. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Computing devices: means machines used to acquire, store, analyze, process, and publish data and other information electronically, including accessories (or "peripherals") for printing, transmitting and receiving, or storing electronic information. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Condition: means the relative degree of soundness of a product which may affect its merchantability and includes those factors which are subject to change and may result from, but not necessarily limited to, age, improper handling, storage or lack of refrigeration. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Condition: The degree of acceptability of the container with respect to freedom from defects which affect the serviceability, including appearance as well as usability, of the container for its intended purpose. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Configuration management control plan: means a plan designed to ensure that the proper and intended product configuration, including the electronic hardware components and software version, is documented and maintained through the life-cycle of the products in use. See 49 CFR 229.305
  • Configuration management control plan: means a plan designed to ensure that the proper and intended product configuration, including the hardware components and software version, is documented and maintained through the life-cycle of the products in use. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Confirmed Discovery: means when it can be reasonably determined, based on information available to the operator at the time a reportable event has occurred, even if only based on a preliminary evaluation. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Consignee: means the person, partnership, corporation or entity in a foreign country to whom noncomplying goods are sent. See 41 CFR 109-1.108
  • Consistent: means that the Bureau of Land Management plans will adhere to the terms, conditions, and decisions of officially approved and adopted resource related plans, or in their absence, with policies and programs, subject to the qualifications in §1615. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Constructive drilling: means those activities that are necessary to prepare for actual drilling that occur after BLM approves an application to drill, but before you actually drill the well. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Consumer: means an individual who purchases, applies to purchase, or is solicited to purchase from you insurance products or annuities primarily for personal, family, or household purposes. See 42 CFR 486.306
  • Container: means a component other than piping that contains a hazardous fluid. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Continuing credit union: means the credit union that will continue in operation after the merger. See 43 CFR 2361.0-2
  • Continuing development obligations: means a program of development or operations you conduct that, after you complete initial obligations defined in a unit agreement--

    (1) Meets or exceeds the rate of non-unit operations in the vicinity of the unit. See 43 CFR 3137.5

  • Continuously physically present: means actual physical presence in the United States for the entire period specified in the regulations. See 34 CFR 300.328
  • Continuously resided: means residing in the United States for the entire period specified in the regulations. See 34 CFR 300.328
  • Contract: means a legal instrument by which a non-Federal entity purchases property or services needed to carry out the project or program under a Federal award. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Contract of insurance: means the agreement evidenced by the endorsement of the Commissioner upon the note given in connection with an insured loan and includes the provisions of this subpart and the applicable provisions of the Act. See 24 CFR 241.800
  • Contract of insurance: means the agreement evidenced by the endorsement of the Commissioner upon the note given in connection with an insured loan and includes the provisions of this subpart and the applicable provisions of the Act. See 24 CFR 232.800
  • Contractor: means an entity that receives a contract as defined in Contract. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Contractor: means any individual, corporation, association, partnership, consortium or joint venture who has contracted to carry out activities under this part. See 43 CFR 3190.0-5
  • Contributed capital: means either perpetual or nonperpetual capital. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Control of the facility: means ultimate responsibility for the operation and integrity of a facility by ownership, lease, or operating agreement. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Control room: means an operations center staffed by personnel charged with the responsibility for remotely monitoring and controlling a pipeline facility. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • 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
  • Control system: means a component, or system of components functioning as a unit, including control valves and sensing, warning, relief, shutdown, and other control devices, which is activated either manually or automatically to establish or maintain the performance of another component. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Controllable emergency: means an emergency where reasonable and prudent action can prevent harm to people or property. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Controlled substance: has the meaning such term has under 21 U. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • 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 195.2
  • 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
  • Controlling Influence: means having or exercising authority, whether by act or omission, to direct some or all of a motor carrier's operational policy and/or safety management controls. See 49 CFR 385.903
  • Converter dolly: A motor vehicle consisting of a chassis equipped with one or more axles, a fifth wheel and/or equivalent mechanism, and drawbar, the attachment of which converts a semitrailer to a full trailer. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Conveyance: means a transfer of legal title. See 43 CFR 2740.0-5
  • Conviction: means an unvacated adjudication of guilt, or a determination that a person has violated or failed to comply with the law in a court of original jurisdiction or by an authorized administrative tribunal, an unvacated forfeiture of bail or collateral deposited to secure the person's appearance in court, a plea of guilty or nolo contendere accepted by the court, the payment of a fine or court cost, or violation of a condition of release without bail, regardless of whether or not the penalty is rebated, suspended, or probated. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Cooperating agency: means an eligible governmental entity that has entered into a written agreement with the BLM establishing cooperating agency status in the planning and NEPA processes. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Cooperative audit resolution: means the use of audit follow-up techniques which promote prompt corrective action by improving communication, fostering collaboration, promoting trust, and developing an understanding between the Federal agency and the non-Federal entity. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Corporate credit union: means an organization that:

    (1) Is chartered under Federal or state law as a credit union. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3

  • Corporate credit union: means a Federal or state-chartered credit union primarily serving other credit unions. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Corps personnel: means health personnel of the Regular and Reserve Corps of the Public Health Service Commissioned Corps and civilian personnel as designated by the Secretary including, but not limited to, physicians, dentists, nurses, and other health professions personnel who are assigned under section 333 of the Act and this regulation. See 42 CFR 23.2
  • Corrective action: means action taken by the auditee that:

    (1) Corrects identified deficiencies. See 45 CFR 75.2

  • Cost allocation plan: means central service cost allocation plan or public assistance cost allocation plan. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Cost objective: means a program, function, activity, award, organizational subdivision, contract, or work unit for which cost data are desired and for which provision is made to accumulate and measure the cost of processes, products, jobs, capital projects, etc. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Cost sharing or matching: means that portion of project or program costs not borne by the Federal Government. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Cost sharing or matching: means the portion of project costs not paid by Federal funds (unless otherwise authorized by Federal statute). See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Cost-of-Living Adjustment: means the percentage (if any) by which the Consumer Price Index for the month of October preceding the adjustment exceeds the Consumer Price Index for the month of October one year before the month of October preceding date of the adjustment. See 49 CFR 1022.2
  • Counsel: means persons described in the definition of counsel of record in Rule 3 of the Article 1904 Rules or the ECC Rules, and counsel for an interested person who plans to file a timely complaint or notice of appearance in the panel review. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Counterclaim: is an independent arbitration claim filed by a respondent against a complainant arising out of the same set of circumstances or is substantially related to the underlying arbitration complaint and subject to the Board's jurisdiction. See 49 CFR 1108.1
  • Covered function: means an operations, maintenance, or emergency-response function regulated by part 192, 193, or 195 of this chapter that is performed on a pipeline or on an LNG facility. See 49 CFR 199.3
  • Covered option transaction: means any transaction involving options or warrants in which the customer's risk is limited and all elements of the transaction are subject to contemporaneous exercise if:

    (1) The amount at risk is held in the account in cash, cash equivalents, or via an escrow receipt. See 42 CFR 435.229

  • Credit union: means a Federal or State-chartered credit union that is insured by the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Credit union: means a federally insured, natural person credit union, whether federally- or State-chartered, as defined by 12 U. See 43 CFR 2201.3-1
  • Creditor: means any broker or dealer (as defined in sections 3(a)(4) and 3(a)(5) of the Act), any member of a national securities exchange, or any person associated with a broker or dealer (as defined in section 3(a)(18) of the Act), except for business entities controlling or under common control with the creditor. See 42 CFR 435.229
  • creditor agency: includes OPM, unless otherwise noted. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Creditor agency: means any Federal agency that is owed a debt. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Crib-type log trailer: means a trailer equipped with stakes, bunks, a front-end structure, and a rear structure to restrain logs. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Criminal action: Prosecution by the United States to exact punishment in the form of fines or imprisonment for alleged violations of criminal statutes. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • criteria: means predetermined elements against which aspects of the quality of a medical service may be compared. See 42 CFR 456.51
  • criteria: means predetermined elements against which aspects of the quality of a medical service may be compared. See 42 CFR 456.151
  • Critical accounting policies: means those policies that are most important to the portrayal of a corporate credit union's financial condition and results and that require management's most difficult, subjective, or complex judgments, often as a result of the need to make estimates about the effect of matters that are inherently uncertain. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Cross-cutting audit finding: means an audit finding where the same underlying condition or issue affects Federal awards of more than one Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Crossing Inventory: means the U. See 49 CFR 234.401
  • Cultural resources: means those fragile and nonrenewable physical remains of human activity found in districts, sites, structures, burial mounds, petroglyphs, artifacts, objects, ruins, works of art, architecture or natural settings or features which were important to prehistoric, historic or other land and resource use events. See 43 CFR 2300.0-5
  • Curb weight: The weight of a motor vehicle with standard equipment, maximum capacity of fuel, oil, and coolant. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Custodial property: Borrower-owned real property and improvements which serve as security for an Rural Development loan, have been abandoned by the borrower, and of which the respective Agency has taken possession. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Customer: means an occupant who is paying a facility manager, facility owner, or tenant for using all or any part of the space in the facility, or for communication services, and is not selling communication services or broadcasting to others. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Customer: means a consumer who has a customer relationship with you. See 42 CFR 476.110
  • Customer meter: means the meter that measures the transfer of gas from an operator to a consumer. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • cylinder: includes a UN pressure receptacle. See 49 CFR 173.301
  • Daily average net assets: means the average of net assets calculated for each day during the period. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Data processing: means the preparation of source media containing data or basic elements of information and the use of such source media according to precise rules or procedures to accomplish such operations as classifying, sorting, calculating, summarizing, recording and transmitting. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Day: means calendar day. See 49 CFR 1572.400
  • Day: means a 24-hour period ending at 11:59 p. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Days: means consecutive calendar days, unless otherwise indicated. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Days: means calendar days, but if a deadline falls on a weekend or United States federal holiday, it shall be extended to the next working day. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Dealer: A person or other entity holding articles subject to floor stocks tax for sale on April 1, 2009, including manufacturers, importers, wholesalers, and retailers. See 27 CFR 46.192
  • Death record review: means an assessment of the medical chart of a deceased patient to evaluate potential for organ donation. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Debt: means money owed by an employee of the Federal Government to an agency of the Federal Government, from sources which include loans insured or guaranteed by the United States and all other amounts due the Government from fees, leases, rents, royalties, services, sales of real or personal property, overpayments, penalties, damages, interests, fines and forfeitures (except those arising under the Uniform Code of Military Justice) and all other similar sources. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Debt: means any amount of money, funds or property that has been determined by an appropriate official of the Federal Government to be owed to the United States government, including government-owned corporations, by a person. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Debtor: means a person who owes a debt to the United States. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • decision: includes any decision, ruling, order, or requirement of the Board, an individual Board Member or employee, or an employee board. See 49 CFR 1011.1
  • Decisionmaker: means the Assistant Administrator of FMCSA, acting in the capacity of the decisionmaker or any person to whom the Assistant Administrator has delegated his/her authority in a civil penalty proceeding. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Decoration: means an order, device, medal, badge, insignia, emblem, or award tendered by, or received from, a foreign government. See 42 CFR 456.122
  • Default: means any failure to comply with the terms of an obligation to such an extent that:

    (1) A judgment has been rendered in favor of the FDIC or a failed institution. See 42 CFR 482.76

  • Default: means an omission or failure to perform a legal duty within the time specified for action, failure to reply to a Notice of Claim within the time required, or failure to submit a reply in accordance with the requirements of this part. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Default: Failure of the borrower to observe the agreements with Rural Development as contained in notes, security instruments, and similar or related instruments. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Defense Production Act: The Defense Production Act of 1950, as amended (50 U. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Definitions: As used in this part:

    Aircraft simulator means a flight simulator or flight training device, as those terms are defined at 14 CFR 61. See 49 CFR 1552.1

  • Definitions: As used in this part, the term:

    (1) Application carries the meaning of that term as defined in 12 CFR 1002. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5

  • Definitions: For definitions of compressed gases, see §173. See 49 CFR 173.314
  • Delinquent: means the failure to pay an obligation or debt by the date specified in the initial notification or applicable contractual agreement, unless other payment arrangements have been agreed to by OPM and the debtor by that date, or if, at any time thereafter, the debtor fails to satisfy the obligations under a payment agreement with the creditor agency. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Delinquent debt: means a debt that has not been paid by the date specified in the agency's initial written demand for payment or applicable agreement or instrument (including a post-delinquency payment agreement) unless other satisfactory payment arrangements have been made. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • 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
  • Department: means the Department of Agriculture. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Department: means the Department of Energy. See 29 CFR 4211.1
  • Department: means the United States Department of Energy. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Department: means the U. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Department: means the U. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Department: means the Department of Health and Human Service. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Department: The U. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Department: means a unit of the Executive branch of the Federal Government which is headed by a member of the President's Cabinet. See 43 CFR 2300.0-5
  • Departmental Appeals Board: means the independent office established in the Office of the Secretary with delegated authority from the Secretary to review and decide certain disputes between recipients of HHS funds and HHS awarding agencies under 45 CFR part 16 and to perform other review, adjudication and mediation services as assigned. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Departure track: means a track located in a classification yard where rolling equipment is placed and made ready for an outgoing train movement. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • Derivatives: means a financial contract which derives its value from the value and performance of some other underlying financial instrument or variable, such as an index or interest rate. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Design pressure: means the pressure used in the design of components for the purpose of determining the minimum permissible thickness or physical characteristics of its various parts. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Designated Federal officer: means the Federal officer or employee designated by an advisory committee charter who approves meeting agendas and attends all meetings of the committee and its subcommittees, if any. See 43 CFR 1784.0-5
  • Designated leasing area: means a parcel of land with specific boundaries identified by the BLM land use planning process as being a preferred location for solar or wind energy development that may be offered competitively. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Designated loan: means a loan secured by a building or mobile home that is located or to be located in a special flood hazard area in which flood insurance is available under the Act. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Designated loan: means a loan secured by a building or mobile home that is located or to be located in a special flood hazard area in which flood insurance is available under the Act. See 42 CFR 480.138
  • Designation: means CMS assignment of a geographic service area to an OPO. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Determine: means make an appropriate investigation using scientific methods, reach a decision based on sound engineering judgment, and be able to demonstrate the basis of the decision. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • 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
  • 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
  • Development: means the definition of system requirements, detailing of system and program specifications, programming and testing. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Development cost: These costs include, but are not limited to, those for acquisition, planning, construction, repair or enlargement of the proposed facility. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Dike: means the perimeter of an impounding space forming a barrier to prevent liquid from flowing in an unintended direction. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Direct air carrier and foreign air carrier: means a selling carrier. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Direct assessment: means an integrity assessment method that utilizes a process to evaluate certain threats (i. See 49 CFR 195.553
  • Director: means the Director of OPM or his or her designee. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Director: means the Director of the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 1784.0-5
  • Director: means the Director, Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 1882.0-5
  • Disabling damage: means damage which precludes departure of a motor vehicle from the scene of the accident in its usual manner in daylight after simple repairs. See 49 CFR 382.107
  • 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
  • Disallowed costs: means those charges to a Federal award that the Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity determines to be unallowable, in accordance with the applicable Federal statutes, regulations, or the terms and conditions of the Federal award. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Disaster Assistance for Rural Business Enterprises: Guaranteed loans authorized by section 401 of the Disaster Assistance Act of 1989 (Pub. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Discharge: has the meaning found at 33 U. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • dispatches trains: means dispatches or otherwise provides the authority for the movement of the train or trains through a highway-rail or pathway grade crossing. See 49 CFR 234.301
  • Dispatching railroad: means a railroad that dispatches or otherwise provides the authority for the movement of one or more trains through a highway-rail or pathway grade crossing. See 49 CFR 234.301
  • Disposable pay: means that part of current basic pay, special pay, incentive pay, retired pay, retainer pay, or, in the case of an employee not entitled to basic pay, other authorized pay remaining after the deduction of any amount required by law to be withheld. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • disposal agency: as used in this part refers to GSA. See 41 CFR 102-75.5
  • Dispute: is a disagreement by an Affected Entity with a specific Agency Decision regarding a pre-award or post-award action. See 49 CFR 106.85
  • Disqualification: The removal of a lender's eligibility for an indefinite period of time by the Secretary on review of limitation, suspension, or termination action taken against the lender by a guaranty agency. See 34 CFR 682.701
  • Disqualification: means any of the following three actions:

    (1) The suspension, revocation, or cancellation of a CLP or CDL by the State or jurisdiction of issuance. See 49 CFR 383.5

  • Distribution line: means a pipeline other than a gathering or transmission line. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Docket Operations: means the U. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • DOE: means the Department of Energy. See 29 CFR 4211.32
  • DOE: means the Department of Energy, including the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Domestic violence: means the occurrence of one or more of the following acts by a current or former family member, household member, intimate partner, or caretaker:

    (1) Attempting to cause or causing or threatening another person physical harm, severe emotional distress, psychological trauma, rape, or sexual assault. See 42 CFR 486.306

  • Donor: means a deceased individual from whom at least one vascularized organ (heart, liver, lung, kidney, pancreas, or intestine) is recovered for the purpose of transplantation. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Donor document: means any documented indication of an individual's choice regarding his or her wishes concerning organ and/or tissue donation that was made by that individual or another authorized individual in accordance with any applicable State law. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • DOT Agency: means an agency (or "operating administration") of the United States Department of Transportation administering regulations requiring alcohol and/or drug testing (14 CFR parts 61, 63, 65, 121, and 135. See 49 CFR 382.107
  • DOT Procedures: means the Procedures for Transportation Workplace Drug and Alcohol Testing Programs published by the Office of the Secretary of Transportation in part 40 of this title. See 49 CFR 199.3
  • Draft: means a load or combination of loads capable of being hoisted into or out of a vessel in a single lift. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Drainage: means the migration of hydrocarbons, inert gases (other than helium), or associated resources caused by production from other wells. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Driver: means any person who operates a commercial motor vehicle. See 49 CFR 382.107
  • Driver applicant: means an individual who applies to a State or other jurisdiction to obtain, transfer, upgrade, or renew a CDL or to obtain or renew a CLP. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Driver-salesperson: means any employee who is employed solely as such by a private carrier of property by commercial motor vehicle, who is engaged both in selling goods, services, or the use of goods, and in delivering by commercial motor vehicle the goods sold or provided or upon which the services are performed, who does so entirely within a radius of 100 miles of the point at which he/she reports for duty, who devotes not more than 50 percent of his/her hours on duty to driving time. See 49 CFR 395.2
  • Driving time: means all time spent at the driving controls of a commercial motor vehicle in operation. See 49 CFR 395.2
  • Drought and Disaster Guaranteed Loans: Guaranteed loans authorized by section 331 of the Disaster Assistance Act of 1988 (Pub. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Dunnage: means lumber of not less than 25 mm (0. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Dunnage: All loose materials used to support and protect cargo. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Easement: means an authorization for a non-possessory, non-exclusive interest in lands which specifies the rights of the holder and the obligation of the Bureau of Land Management to use and manage the lands in a manner consistent with the terms of the easement. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • ECC Rules: means the Rules of Procedure for Article 1904 Extraordinary Challenge Committees adopted by the United States of America, Canada and Mexico, or where applicable, the Rules of Procedure for Article 1904 Extraordinary Challenge Committees adopted by the United States of America and Canada pursuant to the United States-Canada Free Trade Agreement, as amended. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • 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
  • EIS: means environmental impact statement. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • ELD record: means a record of duty status, recorded on an ELD, that reflects the data elements that an ELD must capture. See 49 CFR 395.2
  • Electrical survey: means a series of closely spaced pipe-to-soil readings over a pipeline that are subsequently analyzed to identify locations where a corrosive current is leaving the pipeline. See 49 CFR 195.553
  • 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
  • Electronic media: includes any means for transmitting messages electronically between you and a consumer in a format that allows visual text to be displayed on equipment, for example, a personal computer monitor. See 42 CFR 486.306
  • Eligible operational risk offsets: means amounts, not to exceed expected operational loss, that:

    (1) Are generated by internal business practices to absorb highly predictable and reasonably stable operational losses, including reserves calculated consistent with GAAP. See 32 CFR 202.13

  • Eligible unit of local government: means a city, town, borough, county, parish, district, or other public body created by or pursuant to State law which has a total population of 3,000 individuals or less. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Embedded option: means a characteristic of certain assets and liabilities which gives the issuer of the instrument the ability to change the features such as final maturity, rate, principal amount and average life. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Emergency: means a deviation from normal operation, a structural failure, or severe environmental conditions that probably would cause harm to people or property. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Emergency brake: A mechanism designed to stop a motor vehicle after a failure of the service brake system. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Emergency brake system: A mechanism designed to stop a vehicle after a single failure occurs in the service brake system of a part designed to contain compressed air or brake fluid or vacuum (except failure of a common valve, manifold brake fluid housing or brake chamber housing). See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Emergency order: means an order for emergency measures under section 215A(b) of the Federal Power Act. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Emergency order: means an emergency restriction, prohibition, recall, or out-of-service order set forth in writing. See 49 CFR 109.1
  • Emergency order: means a written order imposing restrictions, prohibitions, or safety measures on affected entities. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Employee: means a current employee of OPM or other agency, including a current member of the Armed Forces or Reserve of the Armed Forces of the United States. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Employee: means an individual who is engaged or compensated by a railroad or by a contractor to a railroad to perform any of the duties defined in this subpart. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • Employee: means any operator of a commercial motor vehicle, including full time, regularly employed drivers. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Employer: means a person or entity employing one or more employees (including an individual who is self-employed) that is subject to DOT agency regulations requiring compliance with this part. See 49 CFR 382.107
  • Employer: means any person (including the United States, a State, District of Columbia or a political subdivision of a State) who owns or leases a commercial motor vehicle or assigns employees to operate such a vehicle. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Employer: means a railroad, or contractor to a railroad, that directly engages or compensates individuals to perform the duties specified in §236. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Endorsement: means an amendment to an insurance policy. See 49 CFR 387.5
  • Endorsement: means an amendment to an insurance policy. See 49 CFR 387.29
  • Endorsement: means an authorization to an individual's CLP or CDL required to permit the individual to operate certain types of commercial motor vehicles. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Endowment: means the National Endowment for the Arts. See 45 CFR 1151.3
  • Energy information: includes all information in whatever form on (1) fuel reserves, exploration, extraction, and energy resources (including petrochemical feedstocks) wherever located. See 29 CFR 4211.32
  • Energy projects: Commercially available projects that produce or distribute energy or power and/or projects that produce biomass or biogas fuel. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Enhanced matching rate: means the higher than regular rate of FFP authorized by Title IV-D, IV-E, and XIX of the Social Security Act for acquisition of services and equipment that conform to specific requirements designed to improve administration of the Child Support Enforcement, Foster Care and Adoption Assistance, and Medicaid programs. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • ENS: means Emergency Notification System as defined in this section. See 49 CFR 234.301
  • Enterprise risk management: means the process of addressing risk on an entity-wide basis. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Entire metropolitan statistical area: means a metropolitan statistical area (MSA), a consolidated metropolitan statistical area (CMSA), or a primary metropolitan statistical area (PMSA) listed in the State and Metropolitan Area Data Book published by the U. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Entry-level driver: is a driver with less than one year of experience operating a CMV with a CDL in interstate commerce. See 49 CFR 380.502
  • Entry-level driver: means an individual who must complete the CDL skills test requirements under §383. See 49 CFR 380.605
  • Entry-level driver training: means training an entry-level driver receives from an entity listed on FMCSA's Training Provider Registry prior to:

    (1) Taking the CDL skills test required to receive the Class A or Class B CDL for the first time. See 49 CFR 380.605

  • EO property: Nonsecurity chattel property purchased, refinanced, or improved with EO loan funds. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • EPAA: means the Emergency Petroleum Allocation Act of 1973 (Pub. See 29 CFR 4211.32
  • 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
  • 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
  • Equipment: means tangible personal property (including information technology systems) having a useful life of more than one year and a per-unit acquisition cost which equals or exceeds the lesser of the capitalization level established by the non-Federal entity for financial statement purposes, or $5,000. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Equity: means the total current market value of security positions held in the margin account plus any credit balance less the debit balance in the margin account. See 42 CFR 435.229
  • Error: means the inclusion of erroneous descriptions, terms, conditions, covenants, reservations, provisions and names or the omission of requisite descriptions, terms, conditions, covenants, reservations, provisions and names either in their entirety or in part, in a patent or document of conveyance as a result of factual error. See 43 CFR 1865.0-5
  • Escrow agreement: means any agreement issued in connection with a call or put option under which a bank or any person designated as a control location under paragraph (c) of SEC Rule 15c3-3 (17 CFR 240. See 42 CFR 435.229
  • ESECA: means the Energy Supply and Environmental Coordination Act of 1974 (Pub. See 29 CFR 4211.32
  • ESRD Network: means all Medicare-approved ESRD facilities in a designated geographic area specified by CMS. See 42 CFR 482.70
  • et seq:

    File or Filed means received by the appropriate PHMSA or other designated office within the time specified in a regulation or rulemaking document. See 49 CFR 105.5

  • et seq: for federally-chartered credit unions, and as defined under State law for State-chartered credit unions. See 43 CFR 2201.3-1
  • Ethics Counselor: includes any official designated by the Ethics Counselor to act on the Ethics Counselor's behalf. See 42 CFR 493.1453
  • Ex parte communication: means an oral or written communication not on the public record with respect to which reasonable prior notice to all parties is not given, but does not include requests for status reports on any matter or proceeding covered by this part. See 49 CFR 821.60
  • Examiner: means an individual designated by DACO for the purpose of examining warehouses or for any other activities authorized under the Act. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Excavation activity: means an excavation activity defined in §192. See 49 CFR 198.3
  • Excavator: means any person intending to engage in an excavation activity. See 49 CFR 198.3
  • Exceptions: The term golden parachute payment does not include:

    (i) Any payment made pursuant to a deferred compensation plan under section 457(b) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, 26 U. See 43 CFR 2547.6

  • 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
  • Exclusion zone: means an area surrounding an LNG facility in which an operator or government agency legally controls all activities in accordance with §193. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Exempted borrower: means a member of a national securities exchange or a registered broker or dealer, a substantial portion of whose business consists of transactions with persons other than brokers or dealers, and includes a borrower who:

    (1) Maintains at least 1000 active accounts on an annual basis for persons other than brokers, dealers, and persons associated with a broker or dealer. See 42 CFR 435.229

  • Exempted borrower: means a member of a national securities exchange or a registered broker or dealer, a substantial portion of whose business consists of transactions with persons other than brokers or dealers, and includes a borrower who:

    (1) Maintains at least 1000 active accounts on an annual basis for persons other than brokers, dealers, and persons associated with a broker or dealer. See 42 CFR 435.831

  • Exempted securities mutual fund: means any security issued by an investment company registered under section 8 of the Investment Company Act of 1940 (15 U. See 42 CFR 435.229
  • Expected donation rate: means the donation rate expected for an OPO based on the national experience for OPOs serving similar hospitals and donation service areas. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Expenditures: means charges made by a non-Federal entity to a project or program for which a Federal award was received. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Exploration: means creating surface disturbance greater than casual use that includes sampling, drilling, or developing surface or underground workings to evaluate the type, extent, quantity, or quality of mineral values present. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Exploration: means activities conducted on the Reserve for the purpose of evaluating petroleum resources which include crude oil, gases of all kinds (natural gas, hydrogen, carbon dioxide, helium, and any others), natural gasoline, and related hydrocarbons (tar sands, asphalt, propane butane, etc. See 43 CFR 2361.0-5
  • Explosive substance: means a solid or liquid material, or a mixture of materials, which is in itself capable by chemical reaction of producing gas at such a temperature and pressure and at such a speed as to cause damage to its surroundings. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Explosives anchorage: means an anchorage so designated under 33 CFR part 110, subpart B. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Export: means to send goods outside the United States or United States possessions for purposes of trade, except the term does not apply to sending goods to United States installations located outside the United States or its possessions. See 41 CFR 109-1.108
  • Exporter: means the person, partnership, corporation or entity that initiates the export of noncomplying goods. See 41 CFR 109-1.108
  • 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 195.2
  • 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
  • extended maturity: refer to periods after the original maturity dates of the bonds during which owners may retain them and continue to earn interest. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Extraordinary challenge committee: means the committee established pursuant to Annex 1904. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • 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 43 CFR 2563.2
  • Facility: means an improvement or structure, whether existing or planned, that is or would be owned and controlled by the grant or lease holder within a right-of-way. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Facility: means an improvement or structure, whether existing or planned, that is, or would be, owned and controlled by the grant or TUP holder within the right-of-way or TUP area. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • 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 49 CFR 1014.103
  • Facility: means all or any portion of buildings, structures, equipment, roads, walks, parking lots, or other real or personal property or interest in such property. See 45 CFR 1151.3
  • Facility advance: means an advance of funds by the Facility to a Regular or Agent member. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Facility lending officer: means any employee of the Facility or the National Credit Union Administration who has been designated by the NCUA Board as a Facility lending officer. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Facility manager: means a person or entity that leases space in a facility to communication users and:

    (1) Holds a communication use grant or lease. See 43 CFR 2801.5

  • Facility owner: means a person or entity that may or may not lease space in a facility to communication users and:

    (1) Holds a communication use grant or lease. See 43 CFR 2801.5

  • Failed institution: means any insured depository institution (as defined in 12 U. See 42 CFR 482.76
  • Fair value: means the price that would be received to sell an asset, or paid to transfer a liability, in an orderly transaction between market participants at the measurement date, as defined by GAAP. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Family sized farm: means the unit of public lands determined to be chiefly valuable for agriculture, and that is of sufficient size, based on land use capabilities, development requirements and economic capability, to provide a level of net income, after payment of expenses and taxes, which will sustain a family sized agribusiness operation above the poverty level for a rural farm family of 4 as determined by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U. See 43 CFR 2710.0-5
  • Farm grade crossing: means a type of highway-rail grade crossing where a private roadway used for the movement of farm motor vehicles, farm machinery, or livestock in connection with agricultural pursuits, forestry, or other land-productive purposes crosses one or more railroad tracks at grade. See 49 CFR 234.301
  • Farm supplies for agricultural purposes: means products directly related to the growing or harvesting of agricultural commodities during the planting and harvesting seasons within each State, as determined by the State, and livestock feed at any time of the year. See 49 CFR 395.2
  • Farmer program loans: This includes Farm Ownership (FO), Soil and Water (SW), Recreation (RL), Economic Opportunity (EO), Operating (OL), Emergency (EM), Economic Emergency (EE), Special Livestock (SL), Softwood Timber (ST) loans, and Rural Housing loans for farm service buildings (RHF). See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Farmer Programs loans: The term "Farmer Program loans" (FP) refers to the following types of loans: Farm Ownership (FO), Soil and Water (SW), Recreation (RL), Economic Opportunity (EO), Operating (OL), Emergency (EM), Economic Emergency (EE), Softwood Timber (ST), and Rural Housing Loans for farm service buildings (RHF). See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Fatality: means the death of a person as a result of a motor vehicle accident. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • FBI Fee: means the fee required for the cost of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to process fingerprint records. See 49 CFR 1572.400
  • FCA: means the Farm Credit Administration. See 43 CFR 1882.5-3
  • FCCS: means the Federal Claims Collection Standards jointly published by the Department of Justice and the General Accounting Office of 4 CFR 101. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • FCCS: means the Federal Claims Collection Standards, 31 CFR parts 900-904. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • FDIC: means the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. See 42 CFR 482.76
  • FDIC-supervised institution: means any insured depository institution for which the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation is the appropriate Federal banking agency pursuant to section 3(q) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act, 12 U. See 42 CFR 480.138
  • Feasibility study: means a preliminary study to determine whether it is sufficiently probable that effective and efficient use of ADP equipment or systems can be made to warrant a substantial investment of staff, time, and money being requested and whether the plan is capable of being accomplished successfully. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Federal agency: means an "agency" as defined at 5 U. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Federal award date: means the date when the Federal award is signed by the authorized official of the Federal awarding agency. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Federal awarding agency: means the Federal agency that provides a Federal award directly to a non-Federal entity. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Federal employee: means a current employee of PBGC or other Federal agency, including a current member of the uniformed services, including the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Commissioned Corps of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Commissioned Corps of the Public Health Service, the National Guard, and the reserve forces of the uniformed services. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Federal financial assistance: means any grant, loan, contract (other than a procurement contract or a contract of insurance or guaranty), or any other arrangement by which the Endowment provides or otherwise makes available assistance in the form of:

    (1) Funds. See 45 CFR 1151.3

  • Federal hazardous material transportation law: means 49 U. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Federal hazardous material transportation law: means 49 U. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Federal lands: means all lands owned by the United States, except lands:

    (1) In the National Park System. See 43 CFR 2881.5

  • Federal lands: means any lands or interests in lands, such as mineral or timber interests, that are owned by the United States and administered by the Secretary of the Interior through the Director of the Bureau of Land Management, without regard to how the United States acquired ownership, except: (1) Lands located on the Outer Continental Shelf. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Federal payment agency: means any Federal agency that transmits payment requests in the form of certified payment vouchers, or other similar forms, to a disbursing official for disbursement. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Federal program office: means the Federal program office within the Department that is authorized to approve requests for the acquisition of ADP equipment or ADP services. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Federal share: means the portion of total project costs that are paid by Federal funds. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Federal-State Inspection Agency: means any State agency, business association or trade organization, private firm, or other person or corporation with which the Department has entered into a cooperative agreement for inspection service. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Federally insured: means insured by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) through the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund (NCUSIF). See 43 CFR 2361.0-2
  • federally insured credit union: means a Federal credit union, state chartered credit union, or corporate credit union the member accounts of which are insured under the Act. See 43 CFR 2547.6
  • 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: means an offense under State or Federal law that is punishable by death or imprisonment for a term exceeding 1 year. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Felony: means a crime committed in the United States, punishable by imprisonment for a term of more than one year, regardless of the term such alien actually served, if any, except: When the offense is defined by the State as a misdemeanor and the sentence actually imposed is one year or less regardless of the term such alien actually served. See 34 CFR 300.328
  • FFP: means Federal financial participation. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Field Administrator: means the head of an FMCSA Service Center who has been delegated authority to initiate compliance and enforcement actions on behalf of FMCSA. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Field Manager: means a BLM employee with the title "Field Manager" or "District Manager. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Fifth wheel: A device mounted on a truck tractor or similar towing vehicle (e. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Filed: means received by the appropriate PHMSA or other designated office within the time specified in a regulation or rulemaking document. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Filed an application for asylum: means the proper filing of a principal asylum application or filing a derivative asylum application by being properly included as a dependent spouse or child in an asylum application pursuant to the regulations and procedures in effect at the time of filing the principal or derivative asylum application. See 27 CFR 70.101
  • Final Agency Order: means an order issued by the TSA Final Decision Maker. See 49 CFR 1515.3
  • Final cost objective: means a cost objective which has allocated to it both direct and indirect costs and, in the non-Federal entity's accumulation system, is one of the final accumulation points, such as a particular award, internal project, or other direct activity of a non-Federal entity. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Final maturity: refers to the date that a bond ceases to earn interest. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Final report: means a report documenting a completed RD&T study or activity. See 49 CFR 1540.1
  • Financial assurance: means the surety or other financial obligation authorized by DACO that is a condition of receiving a license or authorization under the Act. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Financial institution: means any institution the business of which is engaging in activities that are financial in nature or incidental to such financial activities as described in section 4(k) of the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 (12 U. See 42 CFR 476.110
  • Financial intermediary: means any broker, dealer, bank, underwriter, exchange, clearing agency registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) under section 17A of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, transfer agent (as defined in section 3(a)(25) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934), central counterparty or any other entity whose role is to facilitate a transaction by, as a riskless intermediary, purchasing a security or qualified financial contract from one counterparty and then selling it to another. See 42 CFR 482.76
  • Financial market: means a market for a financial contract. See 42 CFR 435.906
  • Financial responsibility: means the financial reserves (e. See 49 CFR 387.5
  • Financial responsibility: means the financial reserves (e. See 49 CFR 387.29
  • Financial statements: means the presentation of a corporate credit union's financial data, including accompanying notes, derived from accounting records of the credit union, and intended to disclose the credit union's economic resources or obligations at a point in time, or the changes therein for a period of time, in conformity with GAAP. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Financial statements: refers to a presentation of financial data, including accompanying notes, derived from accounting records of the credit union, and intended to disclose a credit union's economic resources or obligations at a point in time, or the changes therein for a period of time, in conformity with GAAP, as defined herein, or regulatory accounting procedures. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • fitness: means demonstrated and documented knowledge and capabilities resulting in the assurance of a level of safety and performance necessary to ensure compliance with the applicable provisions and requirements of subchapter C of this chapter or a special permit or approval issued under subchapter C of this chapter. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Fixed amount awards: means a type of grant agreement under which the Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity provides a specific level of support without regard to actual costs incurred under the Federal award. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Flight school: means any pilot school, flight training center, air carrier flight training facility, or flight instructor certificated under 14 CFR part 61, 121, 135, 141, or 142. See 49 CFR 1552.1
  • Flight school employee: means a flight instructor or ground instructor certificated under 14 CFR part 61, 141, or 142. See 49 CFR 1552.21
  • Flight training: means instruction received from a flight school in an aircraft or aircraft simulator. See 49 CFR 1552.1
  • Floor stocks tax: A tax imposed on all Federally taxpaid or tax determined tobacco products (other than large cigars described in 26 U. See 27 CFR 46.192
  • FOIA: means the Freedom of Information Act, as amended (5 U. See 29 CFR 4901.2
  • Foot-candle: means a one lumen of light density per square foot. See 49 CFR 228.307
  • Force majeure: means severe weather conditions, fire, explosion, flood, earthquake, insurrection, riot, strike, labor dispute, act of civil or military, non-availability of transportation facilities, or any other cause beyond the control of the warehouse operator or provider that renders performance impossible. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Foreign: means outside the fifty United States and the District of Columbia. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Foreign air carrier: means any person other than a citizen of the United States who undertakes directly to engage in or provide air transportation. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Foreign air transportation: means the carriage by aircraft of persons for compensation or hire between a place in the United States and any place outside of the United States. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Foreign bank holding company: means a foreign bank that is a bank holding company and any foreign company that owns such foreign bank. See 42 CFR 436.1003
  • Foreign commercial driver: means an individual licensed to operate a commercial motor vehicle by an authority outside the United States, or a citizen of a foreign country who operates a commercial motor vehicle in the United States. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Foreign person: means a person other than a United States person as defined in section 7(f) of the Act. See 42 CFR 435.229
  • Foreign savings and loan holding company: means a foreign bank or foreign company that is a savings and loan holding company. See 42 CFR 436.1003
  • Foreign security: means a security issued in a jurisdiction other than the United States. See 42 CFR 435.229
  • Foreign state: means any foreign country or part thereof as designated by the Attorney General pursuant to section 244 of the Act. See 34 CFR 300.328
  • FRA: means the Federal Railroad Administration. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • FRA: means the Federal Railroad Administration. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • FRA Associate Administrator: means the FRA Associate Administrator for Railroad Safety/Chief Safety Officer. See 49 CFR 234.401
  • Frame vehicle: A vehicle with skeletal structure fitted with one or more bunk units for transporting logs. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Freely associated States: means the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, and the Republic of Palau. See 34 CFR 300.717
  • Freight container: means a package configured as a reusable container that has a volume of 64 cubic feet or more, designed and constructed to permit being lifted with its contents intact and intended primarily for containment of smaller packages (in unit form) during transportation. See 49 CFR 109.1
  • Freight forwarder: means a person holding itself out to the general public (other than as an express, pipeline, rail, sleeping car, motor, or water carrier) to provide transportation of property for compensation in interstate commerce, and in the ordinary course of its business:

    (1) Performs or provides for assembling, consolidating, break-bulk, and distribution of shipments. See 49 CFR 386.2

  • Frequent flyer award: means a zero-fare award of air transportation that a domestic air carrier or foreign air carrier provides to a passenger in exchange for accumulated travel mileage credits in a customer loyalty program, whether or not the term frequent flyer is used in the definition of that program. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Friction mat: A device placed between the deck of a vehicle and article of cargo, or between articles of cargo, intended to provide greater friction than exists naturally between these surfaces. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Front fog lamp: A lighting device whose beam provides downward illumination forward of the vehicle and close to the ground, and is to be used only under conditions of rain, snow, dust, smoke or fog. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Full automatic operation: means that mode of an automatic train control system capable of operating without external human influence, in which the locomotive engineer/operator may act as a passive system monitor, in addition to an active system controller. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Funding period: means the period of time when Federal funding is available for obligation by the recipient. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • GAAP: means generally accepted accounting principles, as used in the United States. See 42 CFR 436.1003
  • GAAS: is an acronym for "generally accepted auditing standards" which refers to the standards approved and adopted by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants which apply when an "independent, licensed certified public accountant" audits financial statements. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Gas: means natural gas, flammable gas, or gas which is toxic or corrosive. See 49 CFR 191.3
  • Gas: means any fluid, either combustible or noncombustible, hydrocarbon or non-hydrocarbon, that has neither independent shape nor volume, but tends to expand indefinitely and exists in a gaseous state under metered temperature and pressure conditions. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Gas: means natural gas, flammable gas, or gas which is toxic or corrosive. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Gases capable of combining chemically: A filled cylinder may not contain any gas or material capable of combining chemically with the cylinder's contents or with the cylinder's material of construction, so as to endanger the cylinder's serviceability. See 49 CFR 173.301
  • Gathering line: means a pipeline 219. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • 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 purpose equipment: means equipment which is not limited to research, medical, scientific or other technical activities. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • General requirements: (1) Tank car tanks containing compressed gases must not be shipped unless they were loaded by or with the consent of the owner thereof. See 49 CFR 173.314
  • General Systems Design: means a combination of narrative and graphic description of the generic architecture of a system as opposed to the detailed architecture of the system. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Gift: means a tangible or intangible present (other than a decoration) tendered by, or received from, a foreign government. See 42 CFR 456.122
  • golden parachute payment: means any payment or any agreement to make any payment in the nature of compensation by any federally insured credit union for the benefit of any current or former IAP pursuant to an obligation of the credit union that:

    (i) Is contingent on, or by its terms is payable on or after, the termination of the party's primary employment or affiliation with the credit union. See 43 CFR 2547.6

  • Government: The United States of America acting through the RBS, RHS, and RUS of the U. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Government: The United States of America, acting through the respective agency, U. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Grandfathered unitary savings and loan holding company: means a savings and loan holding company described in section 10(c)(9)(C) of the Home Owners' Loan Act ("HOLA") (12 U. See 42 CFR 436.1003
  • Grant: means any authorization or instrument (e. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Grant: means any authorization or instrument BLM issues under section 28 of the Mineral Leasing Act, 30 U. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Grazing lease: means a document that authorizes grazing use of the public lands under Section 15 of the Act. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Grazing permit: means a document that authorizes grazing use of the public lands under Section 3 of the Act. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Ground water well drilling rig: means any vehicle, machine, tractor, trailer, semi-trailer, or specialized mobile equipment propelled or drawn by mechanical power and used on highways to transport water well field operating equipment, including water well drilling and pump service rigs equipped to access ground water. See 49 CFR 395.2
  • Guidance: means any type of written communication or instruction that transmits objectives, goals, constraints, or any other direction that helps the Field Managers and staff know how to prepare a specific resource management plan. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Guidelines: (1) Compliance with the Fair Housing Act is achieved when each loan applicant's creditworthiness is evaluated on an individual basis, without presuming that the applicant has certain characteristics of a group. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • 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 195.2
  • 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
  • Hand-operated switch: means any type of switch when operated by manual manipulation. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • 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 43 CFR 2563.2
  • 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 49 CFR 1014.103
  • Handling: means the operation of loading and unloading a vessel. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Hardware: means automatic equipment that accepts and stores data, performs calculations and other processing steps, and produces information. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Hazard: means an existing or potential condition that can result in an accident. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Hazard warning signal: Lamps that flash simultaneously to the front and rear, on both the right and left sides of a commercial motor vehicle, to indicate to an approaching driver the presence of a vehicular hazard. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Hazardous fluid: means gas or hazardous liquid. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Hazardous liquid: means petroleum, petroleum products, anhydrous ammonia, or ethanol. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Hazardous material: means a substance or material that the Secretary of Transportation has determined is capable of posing an unreasonable risk to health, safety, and property when transported in commerce, and has designated as hazardous under section 5103 of Federal hazardous materials transportation law (49 U. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Hazardous materials: means material that has been designated as hazardous under 49 U. See 49 CFR 1572.201
  • Hazardous materials: means any material that has been designated as hazardous under 49 U. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Hazardous substance: means any substance designated pursuant to Environmental Protection Agency regulations at 40 CFR part 302. See 43 CFR 2740.0-5
  • Hazardous substances: means those substances designated under Environmental Protection Agency regulations at 40 CFR part 302. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • health care provider: is a ny:

    (1) Post-secondary educational institution offering health care instruction, including a teaching hospital or medical school;

    (2) Community health center or health center providing health care to migrants;

    (3) Local health department or agency;

    (4) Community mental health center;

    (5) Not-for-profit hospital;

    (6) Rural health clinic;

    (7) Skilled nursing facility; or

    (8) Consortium of health care providers consisting of one or more entities described in paragraphs (a)(1) through (7) of this section. See 47 CFR 54.600

  • Health or educational entity: means an organization, agency, or combination thereof, which has the provision of health or educational programs as one of its major functions. See 42 CFR 136.302
  • Health professions school: means any of the schools defined in paragraphs (m), (n), or (o) of this section. See 42 CFR 136.302
  • 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: means an informal conference or a proceeding for oral presentation. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Hearing officer: means a neutral Agency employee designated by the Assistant Administrator to preside over an informal hearing. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Hearing Officer: means a NHTSA employee who has been delegated the authority to assess civil penalties. See 49 CFR 599.500
  • Hearing official: means an individual (including an administrative law judge) responsible for conducting any hearing with respect to the existence or amount of a debt claimed, and rendering a decision on the basis of such hearing. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Heart-Lung transplant center: means a transplant center that is located in a hospital with an existing Medicare-approved heart transplant center and an existing Medicare-approved lung center that performs combined heart-lung transplants. See 42 CFR 482.70
  • Heater: Any device or assembly of devices or appliances used to heat the interior of any motor vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Heavy hauler trailer: A trailer which has one or more of the following characteristics, but which is not a container chassis trailer:

    (1) Its brake lines are designed to adapt to separation or extension of the vehicle frame. See 49 CFR 393.5

  • HHS awarding agency: means any organization component of HHS that is authorized to make and administer awards. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Hi-rail vehicle: means an internal rail flaw detection vehicle equipped with flange hi-rails. See 49 CFR 395.2
  • 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
  • Highest and best use: means the most probable legal use of a property, based on market evidence as of the date of valuation, expressed in an appraiser's supported opinion. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Highway-rail or pathway grade crossing: means either a highway-rail grade crossing or a pathway grade crossing. See 49 CFR 234.301
  • Historic preservation programs: means programs conducted by the agency that have preservation of historic properties as a primary purpose. See 43 CFR 2563.2
  • Historic preservation programs: means programs conducted by the agency that have preservation of historic properties as a primary purpose. See 49 CFR 1014.103
  • Historic properties: means those properties that are listed or eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places or properties designated as historic under a statute of the appropriate State or local government body. See 43 CFR 2563.2
  • Historic properties: means those properties that are listed or eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places or properties designated as historic under a statute of the appropriate State or local government body. See 49 CFR 1014.103
  • HMR: means the regulations at 49 CFR parts 171 through 180. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Hold: means a compartment below deck that is used exclusively for the carriage of cargo. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Holder: means a person that has possession in fact or by operation of law of a warehouse receipt, USWA electronic document, or any electronic document. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Holder: means any entity with a BLM right-of-way authorization. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Holder: means the person in whose name a special permit or approval has been issued. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Holding agency: means any Federal agency claiming use of a tract of land subject to these regulations. See 43 CFR 2655.0-5
  • Hook-lift container: A specialized container, primarily used to contain and transport materials in the waste, recycling, construction/demolition and scrap industries, which is used in conjunction with specialized vehicles, in which the container is loaded and unloaded onto a tilt frame body by an articulating hook-arm. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Hospital: means a facility licensed as a hospital under the law of any state or a facility operated as a hospital by the United States, a state, or a subdivision of a state. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Hours per year: means the total number of hours in a year, which, for purposes of this part, means 8,760 hours. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Human factors: refers to a body of knowledge about human limitations, human abilities, and other human characteristics, such as behavior and motivation, that must be considered in product design. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • HVAC: means heating, ventilation, and air conditioning. See 49 CFR 228.307
  • HVL: means a hazardous liquid which will form a vapor cloud when released to the atmosphere and which has a vapor pressure exceeding 276 kPa (40 psia) at 37. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Hydraulic brake system: A system that uses hydraulic fluid as a medium for transmitting force from a service brake control to the service brake, and that may incorporate a brake power assist unit, or a brake power unit. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • IBLA: means the Department of the Interior, Board of Land Appeals. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Identification lamps: Lamps used to identify certain types of commercial motor vehicles. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • IIRIRA: means the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996, enacted as Pub. See 27 CFR 70.101
  • Immediate family member: means a spouse or other family member living in the same household. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Immediate jeopardy: means a situation in which the provider's or supplier's non-compliance with one or more Medicare accreditation requirements has caused, or is likely to cause, serious injury, harm, impairment, or death to a patient. See 42 CFR 488.1005
  • Immediately adjacent: means a packaging that is in direct contact with the hazardous material or is otherwise the primary means of containment of the hazardous material. See 49 CFR 109.1
  • Imminent hazard: means the existence of a condition relating to hazardous material that presents a substantial likelihood that death, serious illness, severe personal injury, or a substantial endangerment to health, property, or the environment may occur before the reasonably foreseeable completion date of a formal proceeding begun to lessen the risk of that death, illness, injury, or endangerment. See 49 CFR 109.1
  • Imminent hazard: means the existence of any condition of vehicle, employee, or commercial motor vehicle operations that substantially increases the likelihood of serious injury or death if not discontinued immediately. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Imminent hazard: means the existence of a condition relating to a gas or hazardous liquid pipeline facility that presents a substantial likelihood that death, serious illness, severe personal injury, or a substantial endangerment to health, property, or the environment may occur before the reasonably foreseeable completion date of a formal administrative proceeding begun to lessen the risk of such death, illness, injury or endangerment. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Implementation APD: means a recorded plan of action to request Federal Financial Participation (FFP) in the costs of designing, developing, and implementing the system. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Impounding space: means a volume of space formed by dikes and floors which is designed to confine a spill of hazardous liquid. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Impounding system: includes an impounding space, including dikes and floors for conducting the flow of spilled hazardous liquids to an impounding space. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • In bulk: means the transportation, as cargo, of property, except Division 1. See 49 CFR 387.5
  • In containers or the like: means any clean, substantial, weatherproof box structure which can be secured to the vessel's structure, including a portable magazine or a closed cargo transport unit. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • In the ordinary course of business: means occurring or reasonably expected to occur in carrying out or furthering any business purpose, or in the case of an individual, in the course of any activity for profit or the management or preservation of property. See 42 CFR 435.831
  • In writing: means unless otherwise specified, the written expression of any actions related to this part, rendered in paper or digital format, and delivered in person. See 49 CFR 109.1
  • Incident: means an event resulting in the unintended and unanticipated release of a hazardous material or an event meeting incident reporting requirements in §171. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Incident: means any of the following events:

    (1) An event that involves a release of gas from a pipeline, gas from an underground natural gas storage facility, liquefied natural gas, liquefied petroleum gas, refrigerant gas, or gas from an LNG facility, and that results in one or more of the following consequences:

    (i) A death, or personal injury necessitating in-patient hospitalization. See 49 CFR 191.3

  • Includes: means including but not limited to. See 49 CFR 193.2009
  • Includes: means including but not limited to. See 49 CFR 192.15
  • Incompatible materials: means two materials whose stowage together may result in undue hazards in the case of leakage, spillage, or other accident. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Independent: means the impartiality necessary for the dependability of the compensated auditor's findings. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Indian health organization: means a nonprofit corporate body composed of Indians which provides for the maximum participation of all interested Indian groups and individuals and which has the provision of health programs as its principal function. See 42 CFR 136.302
  • Indian reservation: All land located within the limits of any Indian reservation under the jurisdiction of the United States notwithstanding the issuance of any patent, and including rights-of-way running through the reservation. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Indian tribe: means any Indian tribe, band, nation, or other organized group or community, including any Alaska Native village or regional or village corporation as defined in or established pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (43 U. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Indian tribe: means any Indian tribe, band, nation, or other organized group or community, including any Alaska native village or group or regional or village corporation as defined in or established pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (43 U. See 42 CFR 136.302
  • Indirect cost rate proposal: means the documentation prepared by a non-Federal entity to substantiate its request for the establishment of an indirect cost rate as described in appendix III through appendix VII, and appendix IX of this part. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Indirectly secured: (1) Includes any arrangement with the customer under which:

    (i) The customer's right or ability to sell, pledge, or otherwise dispose of margin stock owned by the customer is in any way restricted while the credit remains outstanding. See 42 CFR 435.831

  • Individual: means a citizen of the United States or an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence. See 49 CFR 1007.2
  • Individual shipper: means any person who--

    (1) Is the shipper, consignor, or consignee of a household goods shipment. See 49 CFR 375.103

  • Industry track: means a switching track, or series of tracks, serving the needs of a commercial industry other than a railroad. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • INF cargo: means packaged irradiated nuclear fuel, plutonium or high-level radioactive wastes as those terms are defined in the "International Code for the Safe Carriage of Packaged Irradiated Nuclear Fuel, Plutonium and High-Level Radioactive Wastes on Board Ships" (INF Code) contained in the IMDG Code. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Information Collection Fee: means the fee required, in this part, for the cost of collecting and transmitting fingerprints and other applicant information under 49 CFR part 1572. See 49 CFR 1572.400
  • Information technology systems: means computing devices, ancillary equipment, software, firmware, and similar procedures, services (including support services), and related resources. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Inholding: means State-owned or privately owned land that is completely surrounded by Congressionally designated wilderness. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • Inspection service: means :

    (1) The Service established and conducted under the regulations in this part for the determination and certification or other identification as to the grade, the quality and/or condition of fresh fruits or vegetables and related products including the condition of container. See 7 CFR 51.2

  • Inspector: means any employee of the Department authorized by the Secretary or any other person licensed by the Secretary, to investigate, sample, inspect, and certify, in accordance with the regulations in this part, to any interested party the quality, quantity and/or condition of any fresh product covered in this part, and to perform related duties in connection with the inspection service. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Instrumented Internal Inspection Device: means a device or vehicle that uses a non-destructive testing technique to inspect the pipeline from the inside. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • insured: refer to primary share or deposit insurance. See 43 CFR 2361.0-2
  • insured depository institution: refers to any bank or savings association whose deposits are insured by the FDIC. See 42 CFR 493.1365
  • Intangible property: means property having no physical existence, such as trademarks, copyrights, patents and patent applications and property, such as loans, notes and other debt instruments, lease agreements, stock and other instruments of property ownership (whether the property is tangible or intangible). See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Integral securement system: A system on certain roll-on/roll-off containers and hook-lift containers and their related transport vehicles in which compatible front and rear hold down devices are mated to provide securement of the complete vehicle and its articles of cargo. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Integrated trainset: means a passenger train in which all units of the trainset are designed to operate together to achieve the trainset's structural crashworthiness performance. See 49 CFR 238.702
  • Interest credit: The terms "interest credit" and "interest credit assistance" as they relate to Single Family Housing (SFH) loans, are interchangeable with the term "payment assistance. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Interested party: means any person who has a financial interest in the product for which inspection is requested. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Interested person: means a person outside the Department whose interest in the adjudication goes beyond the general interest of the public as a whole and includes applicants, intervenors, competitors of applicants, non-profit and public interest organizations, and other individuals and organizations, including state, local and other public officials, with a proprietary, financial or other special interest in the outcome of the adjudication. See 29 CFR 4211.1
  • Internal control: means the process, established by the corporate credit union's board of directors, officers and employees, designed to provide reasonable assurance of reliable financial reporting and safeguarding of assets against unauthorized acquisition, use, or disposition. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Internal control: refers to the process, established by the credit union's board of directors, officers and employees, designed to provide reasonable assurance of reliable financial reporting and safeguarding of assets against unauthorized acquisition, use, or disposition. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Internal control framework: means criteria such as that established in Internal Control--Integrated Framework, issued by the Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO), or comparable, reasonable, and U. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Internal control over financial reporting: means a process effected by those charged with governance, management, and other personnel, designed to provide reasonable assurance regarding the preparation of reliable financial statements in accordance with accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Internal controls: means a process, implemented by a non-Federal entity, designed to provide reasonable assurance regarding the achievement of objectives in the following categories:

    (1) Effectiveness and efficiency of operations. See 45 CFR 75.2

  • Interstate pipeline: means a pipeline or that part of a pipeline that is used in the transportation of hazardous liquids or carbon dioxide in interstate or foreign commerce. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Intestine transplant center: means a Medicare-approved liver transplant center that performs intestine transplants, combined liver-intestine transplants, or multivisceral transplants. See 42 CFR 482.70
  • Intrastate pipeline: means a pipeline or that part of a pipeline to which this part applies that is not an interstate pipeline. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Inventory Form: means the U. See 49 CFR 234.401
  • Inventory Guide: means the FRA Guide for Preparing Highway-Rail Crossing Inventory Forms in effect at the time of the submission of data to the Crossing Inventory. See 49 CFR 234.401
  • Inventory Number: means the number assigned to a highway-rail crossing or pathway crossing in the Crossing Inventory. See 49 CFR 234.401
  • Inventory property: Real and chattel property and related rights to which the Government has acquired title. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Inventory property: Property for which title is vested in the Government and which secured an a Rural Development loan loan or which was acquired from another Agency for program purposes. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Investigation: includes investigations authorized under 49 U. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • IPD-GDP: means the Implicit Price Deflator, Gross Domestic Product, as published in the most recent edition of the Survey of Current Business of the Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Item: Any raw, in process, or manufactured material, article, commodity, supply, equipment, component, accessory, part, assembly, or product of any kind, technical information, process, or service. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • King-pin: means that device which is used to connect the "upper-half" to the "lower-half" in such manner as to permit relative movement in a horizontal plane between the towed and towing vehicles. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Knowing and willful: means that a violation is knowingly and willfully committed if it constitutes the voluntary or conscious performance of an act which is prohibited or the voluntary or conscious failure to perform an act or duty that is required. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Known mineral values: means mineral rights in lands containing geologic formations that are valuable in the monetary sense for exploring, developing, or producing natural mineral deposits. See 43 CFR 2720.0-5
  • labor organization: means any lawful organization of any kind, or any employee representation group, which exists for the purpose, in whole or in part, of dealing with any Federal Reserve Bank concerning grievances, personnel policies and practices, or other matters affecting the working conditions of its employees, but the term shall not include any organization:

    (a) Which asserts the right to strike against the government of the United States, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, or any Federal Reserve Bank, or to assist or participate in any such strike, or which imposes a duty or obligation to conduct, assist or participate in any such strike. See 42 CFR 456.201

  • Lamp: A device used to produce artificial light. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Land use authorization: means any authorization to use the public lands issued under this part. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Land use plan: means resource management plans or management framework plans prepared by the Bureau of Land Management pursuant to its land use planning system. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Land use proposal: means an informal statement, in writing, from any person to the authorized officer requesting consideration of a specified use of the public lands. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Landing mat: means a shock absorbing pad used in loading Class 1 (explosive) materials on vessels. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Lands: means lands and interests in lands now or formerly forming a part of the reserved or unreserved public lands of the contiguous 48 States and Alaska and as to any coastal State, includes submerged lands inside of the seaward boundary of the State. See 43 CFR 1864.0-5
  • Lands: means any land and/or interests in land. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Lands: includes both upland and submerged land areas and any right or interest in such areas. See 43 CFR 2300.0-5
  • Lavatory: means a basin or similar vessel used primarily for washing of the hands, arms, face, and head. See 49 CFR 228.307
  • LCV Double: means an LCV consisting of a truck-tractor in combination with two trailers and/or semi-trailers. See 49 CFR 380.105
  • LCV Triple: means an LCV consisting of a truck-tractor in combination with three trailers and/or semi-trailers. See 49 CFR 380.105
  • Lease: means an authorization to possess and use public lands for a fixed period of time. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Ledger account: means an accounting mechanism that tracks the differential in dollar value of lands conveyed throughout a series of transactions. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Legal description: means a written land description based upon either an approved and filed Federal land survey executed as a part of the United States Public Land Survey System or, where specifically authorized under Federal law, upon a protraction diagram. See 43 CFR 2300.0-5
  • Lessee: means a person or entity holding record title in a lease issued by the United States. See 43 CFR 3100.0-5
  • Leverage ratio: means the ratio of Tier 1 capital to moving daily average net assets. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • License: means a license issued under the Act by DACO. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • License plate lamp: A lamp used to illuminate the license plate on the rear of a motor vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Licensed medical practitioner: means a person who is licensed, certified, and/or registered, in accordance with applicable Federal, State, local, or foreign laws and regulations, to prescribe controlled substances and other drugs. See 49 CFR 382.107
  • Licensing agreement: means the document and any amendment or addenda to such agreement executed by the warehouse operator and FSA specifying licensing terms and conditions specific to the warehouse operator and the agricultural product licensed to be stored. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Licensing entity: means the agency of State government that is authorized to issue drivers' licenses. See 49 CFR 384.105
  • Limitation: The continuation of a lender's or third-party servicer's eligibility subject to compliance with special conditions established by agreement with the Secretary or a guaranty agency, as applicable, or imposed as the result of a limitation or termination proceeding. See 34 CFR 682.701
  • line pipe: means a tube, usually cylindrical, through which a hazardous liquid or carbon dioxide flows from one point to another. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Line section: means a continuous run of pipe between adjacent pressure pump stations, between a pressure pump station and terminal or breakout tanks, between a pressure pump station and a block valve, or between adjacent block valves. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Liquid assets: means the following unpledged assets:

    (1) Cash on hand. See 43 CFR 2541.2

  • Liquidation: The act of selling security or EO property to close the loan when no further assistance will be given. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Liquidity needs: means the needs of credit unions primarily serving natural persons for:

    (1) Short-term adjustment credit available to assist in meeting temporary requirements for funds or to cushion more persistent outflows of funds pending an orderly adjustment of credit union assets and liabilities. See 43 CFR 2541.2

  • Liquids unloading: means the removal of an accumulation of liquid hydrocarbons or water from the wellbore of a completed gas well. See 43 CFR 3179.3
  • Listed specification: means a specification listed in section I of appendix B of this part. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Lite locomotive consist: means two or more locomotive units coupled without cars attached, regardless of whether the locomotive units are connected so that they may be operated from a single control stand. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • Livestock: means cattle, elk, reindeer, bison, horses, deer, sheep, goats, swine, poultry (including egg-producing poultry), fish used for food, and other animals designated by the Secretary of Agriculture that are part of a foundation herd (including dairy producing cattle) or offspring. See 49 CFR 395.2
  • LNG: means natural gas or synthetic gas having methane (CH49 CFR 193.2007
  • LNG facility: means a pipeline facility that is used for liquefying natural gas or synthetic gas or transferring, storing, or vaporizing liquefied natural gas. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • LNG facility: means a liquefied natural gas facility as defined in §193. See 49 CFR 191.3
  • LNG plant: means an LNG facility or system of LNG facilities functioning as a unit. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Loan: means a Federal loan or loan guarantee received or administered by a non-Federal entity, except as used in the definition of Program income. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Loan Agreement: The signed agreement between Rural Development and the intermediary setting forth the terms and conditions of the loan. See 25 CFR 170.452
  • loan guarantee: means any Federal Government guarantee, insurance, or other pledge with respect to the payment of all or a part of the principal or interest on any debt obligation of a non-Federal borrower to a non-Federal lender, but does not include the insurance of deposits, shares, or other withdrawable accounts in financial institutions. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Loans to individuals: Farm Ownership (FO), Soil and Water (SW), Recreation (RL), Special Livestock (SL), Economic Opportunity (EO), Operating (OL), Emergency (EM), Economic Emergency (EE), Softwood Timber (ST), and Rural Housing loans for farm service buildings (RHF), whether to individuals or entities, referred to in this subpart as Farmer Programs (FP) loans. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Loans to individuals: Farmer Program loans, as defined above, whether to individuals or entities. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Loans to organizations: Community Facility (CF). See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Loans to organizations: Community Facility (CF), Water and Waste Disposal (WWD), Association Recreation, Watershed (WS), Resource Conservation and Development (RC&D), loans to associations for Irrigation and Drainage and other Soil and Water Conservation measures, loans to Indian Tribes and Tribal Corporations, Shift-in-Land-Use (Grazing Associations) Business and Industrial (B&I) to both individuals and groups, Rural Development Loan Fund (RDLF), Intermediary Relending Program (IRP), Nonprofit National Corporation (NNC), Economic Opportunity Cooperative (EOC), Rural Housing Site (RHS), Rural Cooperative Housing (RCH), and Rural Rental Housing (RRH) and Labor Housing (LH) to both individuals and groups. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Local government: means any unit of government within a state, including a:

    (1) County. See 45 CFR 75.2

  • Local government: means any political subdivision of the State and any general purpose unit of local government with resource planning, resource management, zoning, or land use regulation authority. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Longwood: All logs that are not shortwood, i. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • 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
  • Low-stress pipeline: means a hazardous liquid pipeline that is operated in its entirety at a stress level of 20 percent or less of the specified minimum yield strength of the line pipe. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • 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
  • Mail: means U. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Main: means a distribution line that serves as a common source of supply for more than one service line. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Maintain: means the maintenance, collection, use, or dissemination (of records). See 49 CFR 1007.2
  • Maintaining railroad: means the entity (e. See 49 CFR 234.301
  • Major program: means a Federal program determined by the auditor to be a major program in accordance with §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Management decision: means the evaluation by the Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity of the audit findings and corrective action plan and the issuance of a written decision to the auditee as to what corrective action is necessary. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Management overhead costs: means Federal expenditures associated with a particular Federal agency's directorate. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Management policies: means policies of a credit union with respect to membership, shares, deposits, dividends, interest rates, lending, investing, borrowing, safeguarding of assets, hiring, training and supervision of employees, and general operating and control practices and procedures. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Mandatory directive: has the meaning set forth in §220. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Manufacturing special permit: means a special permit from compliance with specified requirements that otherwise must be met before representing, marking, certifying (including requalifying, inspecting, and testing), selling or offering a packaging or container as meeting the requirements of subchapter C of this chapter governing its use in the transportation in commerce of a hazardous material. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Margin call: means a demand by a creditor to a customer for a deposit of additional cash or securities to eliminate or reduce a margin deficiency as required under this part. See 42 CFR 435.229
  • Margin deficiency: means the amount by which the required margin exceeds the equity in the margin account. See 42 CFR 435.229
  • Margin equity security: means a margin security that is an equity security (as defined in section 3(a)(11) of the Act). See 42 CFR 435.229
  • Margin excess: means the amount by which the equity in the margin account exceeds the required margin. See 42 CFR 435.229
  • Market value: The most probable price which property should bring, as of a specific date, in a competitive and open market, assuming the buyer and seller are prudent and knowledgeable, and the price is not affected by undue stimulus such as forced sale or loan interest subsidy. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Market value: means the most probable price in cash, or terms equivalent to cash, that lands or interests in lands should bring in a competitive and open market under all conditions requisite to a fair sale, where the buyer and seller each acts prudently and knowledgeably, and the price is not affected by undue influence. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Master Meter System: means a pipeline system for distributing gas within, but not limited to, a definable area, such as a mobile home park, housing project, or apartment complex, where the operator purchases metered gas from an outside source for resale through a gas distribution pipeline system. See 49 CFR 191.3
  • matter: includes any case, proceeding, question, or other matter within the Board's jurisdiction. See 49 CFR 1011.1
  • Maturity: means the date on which the loan indebtedness would be extinguished if paid in accordance with periodic payments provided for in the loan. See 24 CFR 232.800
  • Maturity: means the date on which the loan indebtedness would be extinguished if paid in accordance with periodic payments provided for in the loan. See 24 CFR 241.800
  • Maximum actual operating pressure: means the maximum pressure that occurs during normal operations over a period of 1 year. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Maximum permissible gross mass: means the mass of the body, its service equipment, structural equipment and the maximum net mass (see §171. See 49 CFR 178.700
  • May: means is permitted to or is authorized to. See 49 CFR 193.2009
  • May: means an option. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • 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 193.2009
  • May not: means "is not permitted to" or "is not authorized to". See 49 CFR 192.15
  • Meander line: means a survey line established for the purpose of representing the location of the actual shoreline of a permanent natural body of water, without showing all the details of its windings and irregularities. See 43 CFR 1864.0-5
  • Mechanical transport: means any vehicle, device, or contrivance for moving people or material in or over land, water, snow, or air that has moving parts. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • Member: means a Regular or Agent member of the Facility, unless the context indicates otherwise. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Member natural person credit union: means a natural person credit union which is a member of an Agent or of any corporate credit union in an Agent group. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Mexican Secretary: means the Secretary of the Mexican section of the Secretariat and includes any persons authorized to act on the Secretary's behalf. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Micro-purchase: means a purchase of supplies or services using simplified acquisition procedures, the aggregate amount of which does not exceed the micro-purchase threshold. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Microburst wind: A violently descending column of air associated with a thunderstorm which causes straight-line wind damage. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Microwave: means communication uses that:

    (i) Provide long-line intrastate and interstate public telephone, television, and data transmissions. See 43 CFR 2801.5

  • Military service member: means a member of the United States Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Coast Guard, and their associated reserve, and National Guard units. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Mineral laws: means the mining laws, mineral leasing laws, and the Geothermal Steam Act, but not the Materials Sales Act, administered by the Secretary of the Interior through the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Mineral laws: means those laws applicable to the mineral resources administered by the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 2091.0-5
  • Minimal amount of credit risk: means the amount of credit risk when the issuer of a security has a very strong capacity to meet all financial commitments under the security for the projected life of the asset or exposure, even under adverse economic conditions. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Minimal value: means retail value in the United States at the time of acceptance of $285 or less as of January 1, 2002, and at 3-year intervals thereafter, as redefined in regulations prescribed by the Administrator of General Services, in consultation with the Secretary of State, to reflect changes in the consumer price index for the immediately preceding 3-year period. See 42 CFR 456.122
  • Minimize: means to reduce the adverse impact of an operation to the lowest practical level. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Mining claim: means any unpatented mining claim, millsite, or tunnel site located under the mining laws. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Mining laws: means the Lode Law of July 26, 1866, as amended (14 Stat. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • mobile home: includes a manufactured home as that term is used in the NFIP. See 42 CFR 480.138
  • mobile home: includes a manufactured home as that term is used in the NFIP. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Mobile telephone: means a mobile communication device that falls under or uses any commercial mobile radio service, as defined in regulations of the Federal Communications Commission, 47 CFR 20. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Monetary award cap: means a limit on awardable damages of $25,000,000 in rate disputes, including any rate prescription, and $2,000,000 in practice disputes, unless the parties mutually agree to a lower award cap. See 49 CFR 1108.1
  • Money market mutual fund: means any security issued by an investment company registered under section 8 of the Investment Company Act of 1940 (15 U. See 42 CFR 435.229
  • Monitoring: means those actions the Federal government performs to ensure compliance with the terms, conditions, and stipulations of a grant. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Monitoring: means those actions, subject to §2886. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • motor carrier: includes all for-hire motor carriers, employers, officers and other persons, however designated, that are registered or required to be registered under 49 U. See 49 CFR 385.901
  • Motor carrier: means a motor carrier, motor private carrier, or motor carrier of migrant workers as defined in 49 U. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Motor carrier: means a for-hire motor carrier or a private motor carrier. See 49 CFR 387.5
  • Motor carrier: means a for-hire motor carrier. See 49 CFR 387.29
  • Motor vehicle: means a vehicle, machine, tractor, trailer, or semitrailer propelled or drawn by mechanical power used on highways, except that such term does not include a vehicle, machine, tractor, trailer, semitrailer operated exclusively on a rail. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Motorized equipment: means any machine that uses or is activated by a motor, engine, or other power source. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • Moving daily average net assets: means the average of daily average net assets for the month being measured and the previous eleven (11) months. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Multi-piece windshield: A windshield consisting of two or more windshield glazing surface areas. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Multiple use: means the management of the public lands and their various resource values so that they are utilized in the combination that will best meet the present and future needs of the American people. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Municipality: means a city, county, or any other political subdivision of a State. See 49 CFR 191.3
  • Municipality: means a city, county, or any other political subdivision of a State. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Must: means a legal obligation. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • NACARA: means the Nicaraguan Adjustment and Central American Relief Act (NACARA), enacted as title II of Pub. See 27 CFR 70.101
  • National accrediting organization: means an organization that accredits provider or supplier entities under a specific program and whose accredited provider or supplier entities under each program are widely dispersed geographically across the United States. See 42 CFR 488.1005
  • National curriculum: means the curriculum required to be developed under 49 U. See 49 CFR 110.20
  • National defense: Programs for military and energy production or construction, military or critical infrastructure assistance to any foreign nation, homeland security, stockpiling, space, and any directly related activity. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • National of the United States: means a person who, though not a citizen of the United States, owes permanent allegiance to the United States, and includes a citizen of American Samoa or Swains Island. See 49 CFR 1552.1
  • Natural person credit union: means a Federal or state-chartered credit union primarily serving natural persons. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • NCUA: means NCUA Board (Board), unless the particular action has been delegated by the Board. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • NCUA: means the National Credit Union Administration. See 43 CFR 2547.6
  • Negative return-to-duty test result: means a return-to-duty test with a negative drug result and/or an alcohol test with an alcohol concentration of less than 0. See 49 CFR 382.107
  • NEPA: means the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (42 U. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Net assets: means total assets less Central Liquidity Facility (CLF) stock subscriptions, CLF-related bridge loans, loans guaranteed by the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund (NCUSIF), and member reverse repurchase transactions. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Net capacity factor: means the average operational time divided by the average potential operational time of a solar or wind energy development, multiplied by the current technology efficiency rates. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Net Worth: means (1) The retained earnings balance of the credit union at quarter-end as determined under generally accepted accounting principles, subject to paragraph (f)(3) of this section. See 43 CFR 2201.3-1
  • Net worth ratio: means the ratio of the net worth of the credit union (as defined in paragraph (f) of this section) to the total assets of the credit union (as defined by a measure chosen under paragraph (j) of this section). See 43 CFR 2201.3-1
  • New or next-generation train control system: means a train control system using technologies not in use in revenue service at the time of PSP submission or without established histories of safe practice. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Newly insured institutions: A depository institution shall display the official sign no later than its twenty-first day of operation as an insured depository institution, unless the institution promptly requested the official sign from the Corporation, but did not receive it before that date. See 42 CFR 476.70
  • NFIP: means the National Flood Insurance Program authorized under the Act. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • NFIP: means the National Flood Insurance Program authorized under the Act. See 42 CFR 480.138
  • NHTSA Enforcement: means the NHTSA Associate Administrator for Enforcement, or his or her designee. See 49 CFR 599.500
  • No-activity zone: means the two geographic areas delineated by the Department of the Interior in stipulations for OCS lease sale 112 over and surrounding the East and West Flower Garden Banks, and the geographic area delineated by the Department of the Interior in stipulations for OCS lease sale 171 over and surrounding Stetson Bank, as areas in which activities associated with exploration for, development of, or production of hydrocarbons are prohibited. See 15 CFR 922.121
  • Nominal wall thickness: means the wall thickness listed in the pipe specifications. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Non-CDL: means any other type of motor vehicle license, such as an automobile driver's license, a chauffeur's license, or a motorcycle license. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Non-CMV: means a motor vehicle or combination of motor vehicles not defined by the term "commercial motor vehicle (CMV)" in this section. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Non-domiciled CLP or Non-domiciled CDL: means a CLP or CDL, respectively, issued by a State or other jurisdiction under either of the following two conditions:

    (1) To an individual domiciled in a foreign country meeting the requirements of §383. See 49 CFR 383.5

  • Non-equity security: means a security that is not an equity security (as defined in section 3(a)(11) of the Act). See 42 CFR 435.229
  • Non-Federal entity: means a state, local government, Indian tribe, institution of higher education (IHE), or nonprofit organization that carries out a Federal award as a recipient or subrecipient. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Nonbank financial company supervised by the Board: means a company that the Council has determined pursuant to section 113 of the Dodd-Frank Act shall be supervised by the Board and for which such determination is in effect. See 42 CFR 436.1003
  • Nonbank lender: means any person subject to the registration requirements of this part. See 42 CFR 435.831
  • Noncompetitive: means solicitation of a proposal from only one source, or after solicitation of a number of sources, negotiation with selected sources based on a finding that competition is inadequate. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Noncomplying goods: means any item described in §1019. See 41 CFR 109-1.108
  • Nondiscriminatory: means that the plan, contract or arrangement applies to all employees of a federally insured credit union who meet reasonable and customary eligibility requirements applicable to all employees, such as minimum length of service requirements. See 43 CFR 2547.6
  • Nonexempted security: means any security other than an exempted security (as defined in section 3(a)(12) of the Act). See 42 CFR 435.229
  • Nonfederally insured credit union: as used in this part means a credit union with either no account insurance or with primary account insurance provided by some entity other than the National Credit Union Administration. See 43 CFR 2544.2
  • Nonperpetual capital: means funds contributed by members or nonmembers that: are term certificates with an original minimum term of five years or that have an indefinite term (i. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Nonprofit organization: means any corporation, trust, association, cooperative, or other organization, not including IHEs, that:

    (1) Is operated primarily for scientific, educational, service, charitable, or similar purposes in the public interest. See 45 CFR 75.2

  • Nonrecoverable cost: is a contractual or noncontractual program loan cost expense not chargeable to a borrower, property account, or part of the loan subsidy. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Normal income security: All security not considered basic security, including crops, livestock, poultry products, Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service payments and Commodity Credit Corporation payments, and other property covered by Farmers Home Administration or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 liens that is sold in conjunction with the operation of a farm or other business, but shall not include any equipment (including fixtures in States that have adopted the Uniform Commercial Code), or foundation herd or flock. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Normal operation: means functioning within ranges of pressure, temperature, flow, or other operating criteria required by this part. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • norms: means numerical or statistical measures of usually observed performance. See 42 CFR 456.51
  • norms: means numerical or statistical measures of usually observed performance. See 42 CFR 456.151
  • Notice of Appearance: means the notice of appearance provided for by Article 1904 Rules or by the ECC Rules. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Notice of assessment: means the notice in which the Board informs a company that it is an assessed company and states the assessed company's total assessable assets and the amount of its assessment. See 42 CFR 436.1003
  • notice of intent: means a written notice from a creditor agency to an employee that states the creditor agency's determination that the employee owes a debt to the creditor agency and apprises the employee of certain administrative rights. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Notice of salary offset: means a written notice from the paying agency to an employee after a certification has been issued by the creditor agency, informing the employee that salary offset will begin at the next officially established pay interval. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Notice of violation: means a notification of violation and preliminary assessment of penalty issued by the Chief Counsel to a party. See 49 CFR 599.500
  • NPR-A: means the area formerly within Naval Petroleum Reserve Numbered 4 Alaska which was redesignated as the National Petroleum Reserve--Alaska by the Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act of 1976 (42 U. See 43 CFR 3130.0-5
  • NPR-A lease: means any oil and gas lease within the boundaries of the NPR-A, issued and administered by the United States under the Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act of 1976, as amended (42 U. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Objectively reasonable and articulable belief: means a belief based on particularized and identifiable facts that provide an objective basis to believe or suspect that a package may contain a hazardous material. See 49 CFR 109.1
  • Obligation: means any debt or duty to pay money owed to the FDIC or a failed institution, including any guarantee of any such debt or duty. See 42 CFR 482.76
  • 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
  • obligations: means orders placed for property and services, contracts and subawards made, and similar transactions during a given period that require payment by the non-Federal entity during the same or a future period. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Obligor: means the primary party obligated to repay an investment, e. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Occupant: means an employee or an MOW worker (both as defined in §228. See 49 CFR 228.307
  • Odorant fade: In addition to paragraph (h)(1)(i) of this section, the offeror must ensure that enough odorant will remain in the tank car during the course of transportation. See 49 CFR 173.314
  • Odorization: All liquefied petroleum gas must be odorized as required in this paragraph to indicate positively, by a distinctive odor, the presence of gas down to a concentration in air of not over one-fifth the lower limit of combustibility. See 49 CFR 173.314
  • Off-the-record communication: means an ex parte communication, which is an oral or written communication relevant to the merits of an adjudication and not on the record and with respect to which reasonable prior notice to all participants and opportunity to be present at, or respond to, the communication is not given, but does not include a communication relating solely to procedures which are not relevant to the merits of the adjudication. See 29 CFR 4211.1
  • Office: means the central and regional offices of the Office of Personnel Management. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Office: means the premises of an institution where retail deposits are accepted from the public. See 42 CFR 486.306
  • Office: means an office or bureau of the Department of the Interior. See 43 CFR 2300.0-5
  • Official: means any director or committee member. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Official action: An action taken by the Department of Commerce under the authority of the Defense Production Act, the Selective Service Act and related statutes, and this part. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Official advertising statement: The official advertising statement shall be in substance as follows: "Member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. See 42 CFR 476.71
  • Official Standards of the United States: means the standards of the quality or condition for an agricultural product, fixed and established under (7 U. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • 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 195.2
  • 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 191.3
  • 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
  • OGC: The Office of the General Counsel, U. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Oil: means a mixture of hydrocarbons that exists in the liquid phase at the temperature and pressure at which it is measured. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Oil and gas geophysical exploration: means activity relating to the search for evidence of oil and gas which requires the physical presence upon the lands and which may result in damage to the lands or the resources located thereon. See 43 CFR 3150.0-5
  • Oil or gas: means oil, natural gas, synthetic liquid or gaseous fuels, or any refined product produced from them. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Oil well: means a well for which the energy equivalent of the oil produced exceeds the energy equivalent of the gas produced, as determined at the time of well completion. See 43 CFR 3179.3
  • On-duty time: means all time from the time a driver begins to work or is required to be in readiness to work until the time the driver is relieved from work and all responsibility for performing work. See 49 CFR 395.2
  • One-call notification system: means a communication system that qualifies under this part and the one-call damage prevention program of the State concerned in which an operational center receives notices from excavators of intended excavation activities and transmits the notices to operators of underground pipeline facilities and other underground facilities that participate in the system. See 49 CFR 198.3
  • One-way trip: means continuous air transportation, during which a stopover does not occur. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • ONRR: means the Office of Natural Resources Revenue, U. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Opening: means the restoration of a specified area of public lands to operation of the public land laws, including the mining laws, and, if appropriate, the mineral leasing laws, the material disposal laws and the Geothermal Steam Act, subject to valid existing rights and the terms and provisions of existing withdrawals, reservations, classifications, and management decisions. See 43 CFR 2091.0-5
  • Opening order: means an order issued by the Secretary or the authorized officer and published in the 43 CFR 2091.0-5
  • Operating railroad: means any railroad or urban rapid transit operator that operates one or more trains through a highway-rail or pathway crossing on, or connected to, the general railroad system of transportation. See 49 CFR 234.401
  • Operating rights owner: means a person or entity holding operating rights in a lease issued by the United States. See 43 CFR 3100.0-5
  • Operation: means the automated processing of data used in the administration of State plans for titles I, IV-A, IV-B, IV-D, IV-E, X, XIV, XVI(AABD), XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Operational risk: means the risk of loss resulting from inadequate or failed internal processes, people, and systems or from external events (including legal risk but excluding strategic and reputational risk). See 32 CFR 202.13
  • Operational risk exposure: means the 99. See 32 CFR 202.13
  • Operations: means all functions, work, facilities, and activities on public lands in connection with prospecting, exploration, discovery and assessment work, development, extraction, and processing of mineral deposits locatable under the mining laws. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Operator: means a person who owns or operates an LNG facility. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Operator: means a person who owns or operates pipeline facilities. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Operator: means a person conducting or proposing to conduct operations. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Operator: means any person or entity, including, but not limited to, the lessee or operating rights owner, who has stated in writing to the authorized officer that it is responsible under the terms and conditions of the lease for the operations conducted on the leased lands or a portion thereof. See 43 CFR 3100.0-5
  • Operator: means a person who owns or operates pipeline facilities subject to part 192, 193, or 195 of this chapter. See 49 CFR 199.3
  • Operator: means a person who engages in the transportation of gas. See 49 CFR 191.3
  • 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
  • Oppressive child labor: means employment of a minor in an occupation for which he does not meet the minimum age standards of the Act, as set forth in §570. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • Oppressive child labor age: means an age below the minimum age established under the Act for the occupation in which a minor is employed or in which his employment is contemplated. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • OPS: means the Office of Pipeline Safety, which is part of the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Order for service: means a document authorizing you to transport an individual shipper's household goods. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Organ: means a human kidney, liver, heart, lung, pancreas, or intestine (or multivisceral organs when transplanted at the same time as an intestine). See 42 CFR 486.302
  • original maturity: refers to the initial maturity period of a bond prior to any extensions of maturity. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • OTC margin stock: means any equity security traded over the counter that the Board has determined has the degree of national investor interest, the depth and breadth of market, the availability of information respecting the security and its issuer, and the character and permanence of the issuer to warrant being treated like an equity security treaded on a national securities exchange. See 42 CFR 435.229
  • our: means the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Out-of-service order: means a written requirement issued by the Secretary, or a designee, that an aircraft, vessel, motor vehicle, train, railcar, locomotive, other vehicle, transport unit, transport vehicle, freight container, portable tank, or other package not be moved or cease operations until specified conditions have been met. See 49 CFR 109.1
  • Out-of-service order: means a declaration by an authorized enforcement officer of a Federal, State, Canadian, Mexican, or local jurisdiction that a driver, a commercial motor vehicle, or a motor carrier operation, is out-of-service pursuant to §§386. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • 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 195.2
  • 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 191.3
  • 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
  • Outlying areas: means the United States Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. See 34 CFR 300.717
  • Outstanding interests: means rights or interests in property held by an entity other than a party to an exchange. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Oversight agency for audit: means the Federal awarding agency that provides the predominant amount of funding directly to a non-Federal entity not assigned a cognizant agency for audit. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Overstowed: means a package or container is stowed directly on top of another. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Owner of a valid claim based on a mineral location: means all parties appearing on the title records recognized as official under State law as having the right to sell or transfer any part of the mining claim, which was located within a Special Tar Sand Area prior to January 21, 1926, for any hydrocarbon resource, except coal, oil shale or gilsonite, leasable under the Combined Hydrocarbon Leasing Act. See 43 CFR 3140.0-5
  • Owner of an oil and gas lease: means all of the record title holders of an oil gas lease. See 43 CFR 3140.0-5
  • Packaging: means a receptacle and any other components or materials necessary for the receptacle to perform its containment function in conformance with the minimum packing requirements of this subchapter. See 49 CFR 109.1
  • Packing plant: means the premises, buildings, structures, and equipment including but not limited to, machines, utensils, fixtures, employed or used with respect to preparation and packing the product. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Paid-in and unimpaired capital and surplus: means shares and deposits plus post-closing, undivided earnings. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Pallet: means a portable platform for stowing, handling, and moving cargo. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Palletized unit: means packages or unpackaged objects stacked on a pallet, banded and secured to the pallet by metal, fabric, or plastic straps for the purpose of handling as a single unit. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Pancreas transplant center: means a Medicare-approved kidney transplant center that performs pancreas transplants alone or subsequent to a kidney transplant as well as kidney-pancreas transplants. See 42 CFR 482.70
  • Panel review: means review of a final determination pursuant to chapter 19 of the Agreement, including review by an extraordinary challenge committee. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Parking brake system: A mechanism designed to prevent the movement of a stationary motor vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Participant: means any applicant or intervenor participating in the adjudication. See 29 CFR 4211.1
  • Participant support costs: means direct costs for items such as stipends or subsistence allowances, travel allowances, and registration fees paid to or on behalf of participants or trainees (but not employees) in connection with conferences, or training projects. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Participating area: means those committed tracts or portions of those committed tracts within the unit area that are proven to be productive by a well meeting the productivity criteria specified in the unit agreement. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Party: means the respondent or TSA. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • Party: means a person, other than a holder, authorized to act under the terms of a special permit. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Party: means the applicant or the agency attorney. See 49 CFR 1515.3
  • Party: means the person alleged to have committed a violation of the CARS Act, regulations thereunder, or other applicable law, and includes an individual, a public or private corporation, and a partnership or other association. See 49 CFR 599.500
  • Party: means the United States or any person, State or local government who enters into an agreement to initiate an exchange. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Pass-through entity: means a non-Federal entity that provides a subaward to a subrecipient to carry out part of a Federal program. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Patents or other documents of conveyance: means a land patent, a deed or some other similar instrument in the chain of title to realty that has been issued by the United States under laws administered by the Bureau of Land Management or its predecessors pertaining to the disposal of the public lands of the United States or of an interest therein. See 43 CFR 1865.0-5
  • Pathway crossing: means a pathway that:

    (1) Is explicitly authorized by a public authority or a railroad. See 49 CFR 234.401

  • Pathway grade crossing: means a pathway that crosses one or more railroad tracks at grade and that is--

    (1) Explicitly authorized by a public authority or a railroad. See 49 CFR 234.301

  • Paying agency: means the agency of the Federal Government which employs the individual who owes a debt to an agency of the Federal Government. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Payment period: means the number of business days in the standard securities settlement cycle in the United States, as defined in paragraph (a) of SEC Rule 15c6-1 (17 CFR 240. See 42 CFR 435.229
  • Payroll office: means the payroll office in the paying agency which is primarily responsible for the payroll records and the coordination of pay matters with the appropriate personnel office with respect to an employee. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Pedestrian crossing: means a separate designated sidewalk or pathway where pedestrians, but not vehicles, cross railroad tracks. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • 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
  • Performance and reclamation bond: means the document provided by the holder of a right-of-way grant or lease that provides the appropriate financial guarantees, including cash, to cover potential liabilities or specific requirements identified by the BLM for the construction, operation, decommissioning, and reclamation of an authorized right-of-way on public lands. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Performance bond: means a bond to ensure compliance with the terms of the contract and reclamation of the site as BLM requires. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • Period of performance: means the time during which the non-Federal entity may incur new obligations to carry out the work authorized under the Federal award. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Perishable hazardous material: means a hazardous material that is subject to significant risk of speedy decay, deterioration, or spoilage, or hazardous materials consigned for medical use, in the prevention, treatment, or cure of a disease or condition in human beings or animals where expeditious shipment and delivery meets a critical medical need. See 49 CFR 109.1
  • Permit: means a short-term revocable authorization to use public lands for specified purposes. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • 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 193.2007
  • Person: means a person as set forth in 1 U. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • 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 195.2
  • Person: means any natural person, corporation, partnership, association, consortium, or any entity organized for a common business purpose, wherever situated, domiciled, or doing business, who directly or through other persons subject to their control does business in any part of the United States. See 29 CFR 4211.32
  • Person: means an individual, or an entity with a legally independent existence, including: A trustee. See 42 CFR 482.76
  • Person: means any individual, firm, corporation, association, partnership, trust, consortium, joint venture, or any other entity conducting operations on public lands. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Person: means an individual, firm, copartnership, corporation, company, association, or joint-stock association (including any trustee, receiver, assignee, or similar representative). See 49 CFR 105.5
  • person: refers to an individual, corporation, partnership, or other entity with a legally independent existence. See 42 CFR 493.1365
  • 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 198.3
  • Person: means any person or entity legally capable of conveying and holding lands or interests therein, under the laws of the State within which the lands or interests therein are located, who is a citizen of the United States, or in the case of a corporation, is subject to the laws of any State or of the United States. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Person: means any individual, partnership, association, corporation, business trust, or any other organized group of individuals. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Person: An individual, trust, estate, partnership, association, company, or corporation, any State, including the District of Columbia, or political subdivision thereof, or any agency or instrumentality of a State or political subdivision thereof. See 27 CFR 46.192
  • Person: means an individual, firm, copartnership, corporation, company, association, or joint-stock association (including any trustee, receiver, assignee, or similar representative). See 49 CFR 107.1
  • 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 any individual, partnership, association, business trust, corporation, any organized group of persons (whether incorporated or not), the United States (including, but not limited to, any corporate agencies thereof), and any State, county, or municipal government, any common carrier, and any authorized agent of any of the foregoing. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • 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 191.3
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, partnership, association, or any other organized group of persons, or legal successor or representative thereof. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Person: 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, corporation, or other legal entity legally capable to hold title to and convey land. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • 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
  • Person: means any legal entity, foreign or domestic, including a corporation, unincorporated company, partnership, government unit or instrumentality, trust, natural person, or any other entity or organization. See 42 CFR 435.906
  • 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
  • Personal property: means property of any kind except real property. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Petition for approval: means a petition to FRA for approval to use a product on a railroad as described in its PSP. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Petroleum: means crude oil, condensate, natural gasoline, natural gas liquids, and liquefied petroleum gas. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • 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
  • Pie plate: means a round, oval, or hexagonal pallet without sideboards, used in conjunction with a cargo net to handle loose cargo on board a vessel. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Pipe: means any pipe or tubing used in the transportation of gas, including pipe-type holders. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Pipeline: means a line crossing Federal lands for transportation of oil or gas. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • 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 195.553
  • 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 piping, 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 193.2007
  • Pipeline facility: means new and existing pipe, rights-of-way and any equipment, facility, or building used in the transportation of hazardous liquids or carbon dioxide. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • 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
  • pipeline system: means all parts of a pipeline facility through which a hazardous liquid or carbon dioxide moves in transportation, including, but not limited to, line pipe, valves, and other appurtenances connected to line pipe, pumping units, fabricated assemblies associated with pumping units, metering and delivery stations and fabricated assemblies therein, and breakout tanks. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Pipeline system: means all facilities, whether or not located on Federal lands, used by a grant holder in connection with the construction, operation, maintenance, or termination of a pipeline. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Pipeline System: means all parts of those physical facilities through which gas moves in transportation, including, but not limited to, pipe, valves, and other appurtenance attached to pipe, compressor units, metering stations, regulator stations, delivery stations, holders, and fabricated assemblies. See 49 CFR 191.3
  • Piping: means pipe, tubing, hoses, fittings, valves, pumps, connections, safety devices or related components for containing the flow of hazardous fluids. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • 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
  • Political subdivision: 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 49 CFR 110.20
  • 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
  • Potable water: means water that meets the quality standards prescribed in the U. See 49 CFR 228.307
  • Potable water system: means the containers, tanks, and associated plumbing lines and valves that hold, convey, and dispense potable water within a camp car. See 49 CFR 228.307
  • Ppm: means parts per million. See 49 CFR 228.307
  • practice: means transacting any business with the FCA, including but not limited to:

    (1) The representation of another person at any adjudicatory, investigatory, removal or rulemaking proceeding conducted before the FCA or a presiding officer. See 43 CFR 1882.5-3

  • Predefined change: means any post-implementation modification to the use of a product that is provided for in the PSP (see §236. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Preemption determination: means an administrative decision by the Associate Administrator that Federal hazardous materials law does or does not void a specific State, political subdivision, or Indian tribe requirement. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • presiding officer: includes the Board, one or more members thereof, FCA employees, or an administrative law judge. See 43 CFR 1882.5-3
  • Presiding Official: means the person who conducts any hearing relating to civil penalty assessments, compliance orders, orders directing amendment, safety orders, or corrective action orders and who has the duties and powers set forth in §190. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Previous Condition: refers to the estimated risk inherent in the portion of the existing method of operation that is relevant to the change under analysis (including the elements of any existing signal or train control system relevant to the review of the product). See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Prima facie: means eligibility established with the filing of a completed application for Temporary Protected Status containing factual information that if unrebutted will establish a claim of eligibility under section 244 of the Act. See 34 CFR 300.328
  • Primary operating railroad: means the operating railroad that either owns or maintains the track through the highway-rail or pathway crossing, unless the crossing is located within a private company, port, or dock area. See 49 CFR 234.401
  • Primary target: means the principal geologic formation that you intend to develop and produce. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Principal: means the aggregate amount of all passenger security services fees due to be remitted to the Transportation Security Administration by an air carrier as required by this part. See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • Prior approval: means written or electronic approval by an authorized official evidencing prior consent. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Prior approval: means written approval by an authorized HHS official evidencing prior consent before a recipient undertakes certain activities or incurs specific costs. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Prior lien: A security instrument (such as a mortgage or deed of trust) or a judgment which was of public record before the Rural Development security instrument(s) as well as real estate taxes or assessments which are or will become a lien against the property which is superior to Rural Development's security instrument(s). See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Privacy Officer: refers to the individual designated to process requests and handle various other matters relating to the Board's implementation of the Privacy Act of 1974. See 49 CFR 1007.2
  • Problem loan: A loan which is not performing according to its original terms and conditions or which is not expected in the future to perform according to those terms and conditions. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Producible interval: means any pool, deposit, zone, or portion thereof capable of producing oil or gas. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Product: means any safety critical electronic locomotive control system, subsystem, or component, not including safety critical processor based signal and train control systems, whose functions are directly related to safe movement and stopping of the train as well as the associated man-machine interfaces irrespective of the location of the control system, subsystem, or component. See 49 CFR 229.305
  • Product: means a processor-based signal or train control system, subsystem, or component. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Production: means oil or gas removed from a well bore and any products derived therefrom. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Production facilities: means a lessee's or lease operator's pipes and equipment used on its oil and gas lease to aid in extracting, processing, and storing oil or gas. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Production facility: means piping or equipment used in the production, extraction, recovery, lifting, stabilization, separation or treating of petroleum or carbon dioxide, or associated storage or measurement. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Professional: means an accountant, economist, engineer, or other non-legal specialist who is employed by, or under the direction and control, of a counsel. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • 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
  • Program income: means gross income earned by the non-Federal entity that is directly generated by a supported activity or earned as a result of the Federal award during the period of performance except as provided in §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Program or activity: means all of the operations of any entity described in paragraphs (h)(1) through (4) of this section, any part of which is extended Federal financial assistance:

    (1)(i) A department, agency, special purpose district, or other instrumentality of a State or of a local government. See 45 CFR 1151.3

  • Program property: SFH and MFH inventory property that can be used to effectively carry out the objectives of their respective loan programs with financing through that program. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Prohibited drug: means any of the following substances specified in Schedule I or Schedule II of the Controlled Substances Act (21 U. See 49 CFR 199.3
  • Prohibited indemnification payment: means any payment or any agreement or arrangement to make any payment by any federally insured credit union for the benefit of any person who is or was an IAP of the federally insured credit union, to pay or reimburse such person for any civil money penalty, judgment, or other liability or legal expense resulting from any administrative or civil action instituted by NCUA or any appropriate state regulatory authority, in the case of a credit union or corporate credit union chartered by a state, that results in a final order or settlement pursuant to which such person:

    (i) Is assessed a civil money penalty. See 43 CFR 2547.6

  • Project: means a defined set of information technology related tasks, undertaken by the State to improve the efficiency, economy and effectiveness of administration and/or operation of one or more of its human services programs. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Project area: means the area of land upon which the operator conducts operations, including the area required for construction or maintenance of roads, transmission lines, pipelines, or other means of access by the operator. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • 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
  • Project costs: means total allowable costs incurred under a Federal award and all required cost sharing and voluntary committed cost sharing, including third-party contributions. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • 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
  • Properly qualified personnel: means a company, partnership, proprietorship, or individual who is technically qualified to perform designated tasks necessary to assist an agent in inspecting, examining, opening, removing, testing, or transporting packages. See 49 CFR 109.1
  • Property: means real property and personal property (equipment, supplies, and intellectual property), unless otherwise stated. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Property: means real property or personal property. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Proponent: means any person who submits a land use proposal, either on his/her own initiative or in response to a notice for submission of such proposals. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Proprietary information: means confidential business information as defined in 19 CFR 201. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Prospective record owner: means a person who has a contract or other agreement to purchase a tract of land that is in non-Federal ownership with a reservation of minerals in the United States, or a person who is purchasing a tract of land under the provisions of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 or other laws authorizing the conveyance of Federal lands subject to the reservation of a mineral interest. See 43 CFR 2720.0-5
  • Protected from sources of heat: means that packages and cargo transport units must be stowed at least 2. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Protective Order: means an administrative protective order issued by the Commission. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Provider: means a person authorized by DACO, as a disinterested third party, which maintains one or more confidential and secure electronic systems independent of any outside influence or bias in action or appearance. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Provider agreement: means the document and any amendment or addenda to such agreement executed by the provider and FSA that sets forth the provider's responsibilities concerning the provider's operation or maintenance of a CFS. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Public: means affected or interested individuals, including consumer organizations, public land resource users, corporations and other business entities, environmental organizations and other special interest groups and officials of State, local, and Indian tribal governments. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Public airport: means an airport open to use by all persons without prior permission of the airport lessee or operator, and without restrictions within the physical capacities of its available facilities. See 43 CFR 2911.0-5
  • Public body: A municipality, political subdivision, public authority, district, or similar organization. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Public land laws: means that body of general land laws administered by the Secretary of the Interior through the Bureau of Land Management, excepting, however, the mineral laws. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Public land laws: means that body of laws dealing with the administration, use and disposition of the public lands, but does not include the mineral laws. See 43 CFR 2091.0-5
  • Public lands: means any lands and interest in lands owned by the United States and administered by the Secretary through the Bureau of Land Management except:

    (1) Lands located on the Outer Continental Shelf. See 43 CFR 2710.0-5

  • Public lands: means any lands and interest in lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management, except lands located on the Outer Continental Shelf and lands held for the benefit of Indians, Aleuts and Eskimos. See 43 CFR 2740.0-5
  • Public lands: means any land and interest in land owned by the United States within the several states and administered by the Secretary of the Interior through BLM without regard to how the United States acquired ownership, except lands:

    (1) Located on the Outer Continental Shelf. See 43 CFR 2801.5

  • Public lands: means any land and interest in land outside of Alaska owned by the United States and administered by the Secretary of the Interior through the Bureau of Land Management, except lands held for the benefit of Indians. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Public lands: means any lands and interests in lands owned by the United States and administered by the Secretary of the Interior through BLM without regard to how the United States acquired ownership. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • Public lands: means lands or interests in lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management, except lands located on the Outer Continental Shelf and lands held for the benefit of Indians, Aleuts and Eskimos. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Public lands: means any lands or interest in lands owned by the United States and administered by the Secretary of the Interior through the Bureau of Land Management, except lands located on the Outer Continental Shelf and lands held for the benefit of Indians, Aleuts and Eskimos. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Public lands: means any lands and interest in lands owned by the United States administered by the Secretary of the Interior through the Bureau of Land Management, except:

    (1) Lands located on the Outer Continental Shelf. See 43 CFR 1784.0-5

  • public lands: means any lands or interest in lands owned by the United States within the several States and administered by the Secretary of the Interior through the Bureau of Land Management, without regard to how the United States acquired ownership, except: (1) Lands located on the Outer Continental Shelf. See 43 CFR 2091.0-5
  • Public liability: means liability for bodily injury or property damage and includes liability for environmental restoration. See 49 CFR 387.5
  • Public liability: means liability for bodily injury or property damage. See 49 CFR 387.29
  • Public purpose: means for the purpose of providing facilities or services for the benefit of the public in connection with, but not limited to, public health, safety or welfare. See 43 CFR 2740.0-5
  • public report of warning system malfunction at a highway-rail grade crossing: means a report that contains specific information regarding a warning system malfunction at a highway-rail grade crossing that is supplied to a railroad via the ENS by a member of the public who does not belong to one of the categories of individuals listed in the definition of Credible report of warning system malfunction or credible report of warning system malfunction at a highway-rail grade crossing in §234. See 49 CFR 234.301
  • Public transportation agency: means a publicly owned operator of public transportation eligible to receive Federal assistance under 49 U. See 49 CFR 1503.103
  • Pulpwood trailer: A trailer or semitrailer that is designed exclusively for harvesting logs or pulpwood and constructed with a skeletal frame with no means for attachment of a solid bed, body, or container. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • purchase assignment: as used in this subpart shall normally be considered to include performance of the following functions:

    (1) Arranging with requiring agencies for phased submission of requirements and procurement requisitions. See 41 CFR 101-25.201

  • Purchaser: means any person, including a business or government entity, buying or holding a contract to purchase mineral materials on the public lands. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • Purpose credit: means credit for the purpose of:

    (1) Buying, carrying, or trading in securities. See 42 CFR 435.229

  • Qualified: means that a person has successfully completed all instruction, training, and examination programs required by the railroad and this subpart and that the person, therefore, has actual knowledge or may reasonably be expected to have knowledge of the subject on which the person is expected to be competent. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • Qualified LCV driver-instructor: means an instructor meeting the requirements contained in subpart C of this part. See 49 CFR 380.105
  • Quality: means the combination of the inherent properties or attributes of a product which determines its relative degree of excellence. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Range: means an area that must be free of obstructions, enables the driver to maneuver safely and free from interference from other vehicles and hazards, and has adequate sight lines. See 49 CFR 380.605
  • Range improvement: means an authorized physical modification or treatment which is designed to improve production of forage. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Rate of return: means the relationship of income (to the property owner) to revenue generated from authorized solar and wind energy development facilities based on the 10-year average of the 20-year U. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Rated order: A prime contract, a subcontract, or a purchase order in support of an approved program issued in accordance with the provisions of this part. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Re-certification cycle: means the 4-year cycle during which an OPO is certified. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Readily combustible material: means a material which may or may not be classed as a hazardous material but which is easily ignited and supports combustion. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Ready-mixed concrete delivery vehicle: means a vehicle designed to deliver ready-mixed concrete on a daily basis and equipped with a mechanism under which the vehicle's propulsion engine provides the power to operate a mixer drum to agitate and mix the product en route to the delivery site. See 49 CFR 395.2
  • Real property: means land, including land improvements, structures and appurtenances thereto, but excludes movable machinery and equipment. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Real property: means land, including land improvements, structures and appurtenances thereto, but excludes moveable machinery and equipment. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Rear extremity: The rearmost point on a motor vehicle that falls above a horizontal plane located 560 mm (22 inches) above the ground and below a horizontal plane located 1,900 mm (75 inches) above the ground when the motor vehicle is stopped on level ground. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Reasonable assurance: means an accrediting organization has demonstrated to CMS' satisfaction that its accreditation program requirements meet or exceed the Medicare program requirements. See 42 CFR 488.1005
  • Reasonable dispatch: means the performance of transportation on the dates, or during the period, agreed upon by you and the individual shipper and shown on the Order For Service/Bill of Lading. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Receipt: means a warehouse receipt issued in accordance with the Act, including an electronic warehouse receipt. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Recipient: means an entity, usually but not limited to non-Federal entities, that receives a Federal award directly from a Federal awarding agency to carry out an activity under a Federal program. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Recipient: means any state or its political subdivision, any instrumentality of a state or its political subdivision, any public or private agency, institution, organization, or other entity, or any person to which federal financial assistance is extended directly or through another recipient, including any successor, assignee, or transferee of a recipient, but excluding the ultimate beneficiary of the assistance. See 45 CFR 1151.3
  • Reclamation: means taking measures required by this subpart following disturbance of public lands caused by operations to meet applicable performance standards and achieve conditions required by BLM at the conclusion of operations. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Record: means any item, collection or grouping of information about an individual that is maintained by an agency, including, but not limited to, his education, financial transactions, medical history, and criminal or employment history and that contains his name, or the identifying number, symbol, or other identifying particular assigned to the individual, such as a finger or voice print or a photograph. See 49 CFR 1007.2
  • Record title: means legal ownership of an oil and gas lease recorded in BLM's records. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Record title: means a lessee's interest in a lease which includes the obligation to pay rent, and the rights to assign and relinquish the lease. See 43 CFR 3100.0-5
  • Recordkeeping: The following information must be maintained and be made available to any representative of the DOT upon request for each tank car loaded with the use of a metering device:

    (A) Date loaded,

    (B) Date shipped,

    (C) Tank car reporting marks,

    (D) DOT Specification,

    (E) Tank car stenciled shell capacity (gallons/liters),

    (F) Tank car stenciled tare weight (pounds/kilograms),

    (G) Outage or innage table number,

    (H) Water capacity of tank in pounds and/or kilograms,

    (I) Maximum permitted filling density (see §173. See 49 CFR 173.314

  • Recoverable cost: is a contractual or noncontractual program loan cost expense chargeable to a borrower, property account, or part of the loan subsidy. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Recoverable cost: is a contractual or noncontractual program loan expense chargeable to a borrower, property account, or part of the loan subsidy. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Recurrent training: means periodic training required under 14 CFR part 61, 121,125, 135, or Subpart K of part 91. See 49 CFR 1552.1
  • Redemption value: means principal plus accrued interest of a Series EE savings bond, as of the date of potential or actual redemption. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Refinancing loan: A loan, all of the proceeds of which are applied to extinguish the entire balance of an outstanding debt. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Reflagging or repair work: has the meaning given in the clause at 252. See 48 CFR 247.571
  • Reflective material: A material conforming to Federal Specification L-S-300, "Sheeting and Tape, Reflective. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Reflex reflector: A device which is used on a vehicle to give an indication to an approaching driver by reflected lighted from the lamps on the approaching vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • 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
  • Register: means to properly file, with the director, a completed application, with proper fee, for Temporary Protected Status during the registration period designated under section 244(b) of the Act. See 34 CFR 300.328
  • Registration: means the registration required under 49 U. See 49 CFR 385.903
  • Registration: means the registration required under 49 U. See 49 CFR 385.1003
  • Registration: means a written acknowledgment from the Associate Administrator that a registrant is authorized to perform a function for which registration is required under subchapter C of this chapter (e. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Regular matching rate: means the normal rate of FFP authorized by titles IV-A, IV-B, IV-D, IV-E, X, XIV, XVI(AABD), XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act for State and local agency administration of programs authorized by those titles. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Regulations: means the regulations in this subpart. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Related facilities: means those structures, devices, improvements, and sites, located on Federal lands, which may or may not be connected or contiguous to the pipeline, the substantially continuous use of which is necessary for the operation or maintenance of a pipeline, such as:

    (1) Supporting structures. See 43 CFR 2881.5

  • Related packages: means any packages in a shipment, series or group of packages that can be traced to a common nexus of facts, including, but not limited to: The same offeror or packaging manufacturer. See 49 CFR 109.1
  • Release: has the meaning found at 42 U. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Relevant FTA Secretary: means the Secretary referred to in Article 1908 of the Agreement. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Remote control operator: means a locomotive engineer, as defined in §240. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • Remote control zone: means one or more tracks within defined limits designated in the timetable special instructions, or other railroad publication, within which remote control locomotives, under certain circumstances specified in this part, may be operated without an employee assigned to protect the pull-out end of the remote control movement, i. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • Remote Service Facility: includes any automated teller machine, cash dispensing machine, point-of-sale terminal, or other remote electronic facility where deposits are received. See 42 CFR 476.70
  • Remove: means to keep a package from entering the stream of transportation in commerce. See 49 CFR 109.1
  • Reply: means a written response to a Notice of Claim, admitting or denying the allegations contained within the Notice of Claim. See 49 CFR 386.2
  • Report: means information, other than an application, registration or part thereof, required to be submitted to the Associate Administrator pursuant to this subchapter, subchapter B or subchapter C of this chapter. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Report on Examination of Internal Control over Call Reporting: refers to an engagement in which an independent, licensed, certified public accountant or public accountant, consistent with attestation standards, examines and reports on management's written assertions concerning the effectiveness of its internal control over financial reporting in its most recently filed semiannual or year-end Call Report, with a concentration in high risk areas. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Reportable conditions: refers to a matter coming to the attention of the independent, compensated auditor which, in his or her judgment, represents a significant deficiency in the design or operation of the internal control structure of the credit union, which could adversely affect its ability to record, process, summarize, and report financial data consistent with the representations of management in the financial statements. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Repossessed property: Security or EO property in Rural Development's custody, but still owned by the borrower. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • 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
  • Representative vehicle: means a motor vehicle which represents the type of motor vehicle that a driver applicant operates or expects to operate. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Repurchase transaction: means a transaction in which a corporate credit union agrees to purchase a security from a counterparty and to resell the same or any identical security to that counterparty at a specified future date and at a specified price. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Requirements Analysis: means determining and documenting the information needs and the functional and technical requirements the proposed computerized system must meet. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Research: means a systematic study directed toward fuller scientific knowledge or understanding of the subject studied. See 49 CFR 1540.1
  • Reserve: means those lands within the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska (prior to June 1, 1977, designated Naval Petroleum Reserve No. See 43 CFR 2361.0-5
  • Reservoir heterogeneity: means spatial differences in the oil and gas reservoir properties. See 43 CFR 3130.0-5
  • Residential improved real estate: means real estate upon which a home or other residential building is located or to be located. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Residential improved real estate: means real estate upon which a home or other residential building is located or to be located. See 42 CFR 480.138
  • Resource management plan: means a land use plan as described by the Federal Land Policy and Management Act. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Resource use: means a land use having as its primary objective the preservation, conservation, enhancement or development of:

    (1) Any renewable or nonrenewable natural resource indigenous to a particular land area, including, but not limited to, mineral, timber, forage, water, fish or wildlife resources, or

    (2) Any resource value associated with a particular land area, including, but not limited to, watershed, power, scenic, wilderness, clean air or recreational values. See 43 CFR 2300.0-5

  • Resource values: means any of the various commodity values (e. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • 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 the PHMSA has served a notice of probable violation. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Respondent: means a person upon whom OPS has served an enforcement action described in this part. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Responsible person: means a person empowered by the master of the vessel to make all decisions relating to his or her specific task, and having the necessary knowledge and experience for that purpose. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Retail: (i) A retail exposure of an FDIC-supervised institution is in default if:

    (A) The exposure is 180 days past due, in the case of a residential mortgage exposure or revolving exposure. See 32 CFR 202.13

  • Retained earnings: means undivided earnings, regular reserve, reserve for contingencies, supplemental reserves, reserve for losses, GAAP equity acquired in a merger, and other appropriations from undivided earnings as designated by management or the NCUA. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Revision control: means a chain of custody regimen designed to positively identify safety-critical components and spare equipment availability, including repair/replacement tracking. See 49 CFR 229.305
  • Revision control: means a chain of custody regimen designed to positively identify safety-critical components and spare equipment availability, including repair/replacement tracking in accordance with procedures outlined in the PSP. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Revocation: means the cancellation of a Public Land Order, but does not restore public lands to operation of the public land laws. See 43 CFR 2091.0-5
  • Reworking operations: means all operations designed to secure, restore or improve production through some use of a hole previously drilled, including, but not limited to, mechanical or chemical treatment of any horizon, deepening to test deeper strata and plugging back to test higher strata. See 43 CFR 3130.0-5
  • Right-of-way: means the public lands that the BLM authorizes a holder to use or occupy under a particular grant or lease. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Right-of-way: means the Federal lands BLM authorizes a holder to use or occupy under a grant. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Risk: means the expected probability of occurrence for an individual accident event (probability) multiplied by the severity of the expected consequences associated with the accident (severity). See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Risk assessment: means the process of determining, either quantitatively or qualitatively, the measure of risk associated with use of the product under all intended operating conditions or the previous condition. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Risk parameter: means a variable used in determining risk-based capital requirements for wholesale and retail exposures, specifically probability of default (PD), loss given default (LGD), exposure at default (EAD), or effective maturity (M). See 32 CFR 202.13
  • RMA: means the Ranally Metro Area Population Ranking as published in the most recent edition of the Rand McNally Commercial Atlas and Marketing Guide. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Roadway maintenance activity: means any work limited to the duties prescribed for a roadway worker by definition in this section, including movement of on-track maintenance-of-way equipment other than locomotives. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • Roadway worker: means any employee of a railroad, or of a contractor to a railroad, whose duties include inspection, construction, maintenance or repair of railroad track, bridges, roadway, signal and communication systems, electric traction systems, roadway facilities or roadway maintenance machinery on or near track or with the potential of fouling a track, and flagmen and watchmen/lookouts as defined in §214. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • Roadway worker in charge: means a roadway worker who is qualified in accordance with §214. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • Round trip: means a trip on an air travel itinerary that terminates or has a stopover at the origin point (or co-terminal). See 49 CFR 1510.3
  • rural area: is a n area that is entirely outside of a Core Based Statistical Area; is within a Core Based Statistical Area that does not have any Urban Area with a population of 25,000 or greater; or is in a Core Based Statistical Area that contains an Urban Area with a population of 25,000 or greater, but is within a specific census tract that itself does not contain any part of a Place or Urban Area with a population of greater than 25,000. See 47 CFR 54.600
  • Rural area: means outside the limits of any incorporated or unincorpated city, town, village, or any other designated residential or commercial area such as a subdivision, a business or shopping center, or community development. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • rural health care provider: is a n eligible health care provider site located in a rural area. See 47 CFR 54.600
  • saddle-mount: means that part of the device which is securely attached to the towed vehicle and maintains a fixed position relative thereto, but does not include the "king-pin;"

    (2) Lower-half. See 49 CFR 393.5

  • Safe and expeditious: means prudent measures or procedures designed to minimize delay. See 49 CFR 109.1
  • Safe working load: means the maximum gross weight that cargo handling equipment is approved to lift. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Safety: is a representation of the level of exposure to potential hazards for users of transportation facilities and highway workers. See 49 CFR 1572.400
  • Safety Analysis: refers to a formal set of documentation which describes in detail all of the safety aspects of the product, including but not limited to procedures for its development, installation, implementation, operation, maintenance, repair, inspection, testing, and modification, as well as analyses supporting its safety claims. See 49 CFR 229.305
  • Safety permit: means a document issued by FMCSA that contains a permit number and confers authority to transport in commerce the hazardous materials listed in §385. See 49 CFR 385.402
  • Safety-sensitive function: means all time from the time a driver begins to work or is required to be in readiness to work until the time he/she is relieved from work and all responsibility for performing work. See 49 CFR 382.107
  • Salary offset: means an administrative offset to collect a debt under 5 U. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Salary offset: means a type of administrative offset to collect a debt under Section 5514 of Title 5 of the United States Code and 5 CFR part 550, subpart K by deduction(s) at one or more officially established pay intervals from the current pay account of an employee with or without his or her consent. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • Salary Offset Coordinator: means an official, designated by the Director of OPM, who is responsible for coordinating debt collection activities for OPM. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Sample: means any number of sample units to be used for inspection. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Sample: means any number of sample units to be used for inspection. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Sample unit: means a container and/or its entire contents, a portion of the contents of one or more containers or other unit of commodity, or a composite mixture of a product used for inspection. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Sampling: means the act of selecting samples of a commodity for the purpose of inspection under the regulations in this part. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Schedule of charges: means the tariff or uniform rate or amount charged by an authorized person for specific services offered or rendered under the Act. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Schedule of fees: means the fees charged and assessed by FSA for licensing, provider agreements or services furnished under the Act to help defray the costs of administering the Act, and as such are shown in a schedule of fees attached to the licensing or provider agreement. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • School bus: means a CMV used to transport pre-primary, primary, or secondary school students from home to school, from school to home, or to and from school-sponsored events. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Scope: This subpart applies to flight schools that provide instruction under 49 U. See 49 CFR 1552.1
  • Scope: This part applies to--

    (1) States that issue an HME for a commercial driver's license. See 49 CFR 1572.400

  • Seating capacity: means any plan view location capable of accommodating a person at least as large as a 5th percentile adult female, if the overall seat configuration and design and vehicle design is such that the position is likely to be used as a seating position while the vehicle is in motion, except for auxiliary seating accommodations such as temporary or folding jump seats. See 49 CFR 387.29
  • Seats: A seat shall be provided for each worker transported. See 29 CFR 500.105
  • Secretariat: means the Secretariat established pursuant to Article 2002 of the Agreement and includes the Secretariat sections located in Canada, the United States, and Mexico. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Interior. See 43 CFR 2710.0-5
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Agriculture of the United States, or any officer or employee of the Department to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in his stead;

    (d) Hearing Clerk. See 7 CFR 201.2

  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Health and Human Services and any other officer or employee of that Department to whom the authority involved has been delegated. See 42 CFR 23.2
  • Secretary: means Secretary of the Treasury or his designee. See 31 CFR 215.2
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Energy. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Transportation or any person to whom the Secretary of Transportation has delegated authority in the matter concerned. See 49 CFR 198.3
  • 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 Agriculture of the United States or any officer or employee of the Agricultural Marketing Service to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in his stead. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Health and Human Services and any other Officer or employee of the Department of Health and Human Services to whom the authority involved has been delegated. See 42 CFR 136.302
  • Secretary: means Secretary of the Interior. See 43 CFR 1784.0-5
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Interior. See 43 CFR 1882.0-5
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Interior or a secretarial officer subordinate to the Secretary who has been appointed by the President with the advice and consent of the Senate, and to whom has been delegated the authority of the Secretary to perform the duties described in this part as being performed by the Secretary. See 43 CFR 2091.0-5
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Interior or the individual to whom the authority and responsibilities of that official, as to matters considered in this part, have been delegated. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Interior or a secretarial officer subordinate to the Secretary who has been appointed by the President by and with the advice and consent of the Senate and to whom has been delegated the authority of the Secretary to perform the duties described in this part to be performed by the Secretary. See 43 CFR 2300.0-5
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Interior. See 43 CFR 2361.0-5
  • Securities holding company: (1) A securities holding company means--

    (i) Any company that directly or indirectly owns or controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with, one or more brokers or dealers registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission. See 42 CFR 436.510

  • Securities lending: means lending a security to a counterparty, either directly or through an agent, and accepting collateral in return. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Security: Also means "Chattel security" when appropriate. See 25 CFR 213.22
  • Security threat assessment: means the threat assessment for which the applicant has applied, as described in 49 CFR 1515. See 49 CFR 1515.3
  • Seeking to adopt: means actively and effectively proceeding toward adoption. See 49 CFR 198.3
  • Segregation: means the removal for a limited period, subject to valid existing rights, of a specified area of the public lands from the operation of some or all of the public land laws, including the mineral laws, pursuant to the exercise by the Secretary of regulatory authority for the orderly administration of the public lands. See 43 CFR 2091.0-5
  • Segregation: means the removal for a limited period, subject to valid existing rights, of a specified area of the Federal lands from appropriation under the public land laws and mineral laws, pursuant to the authority of the Secretary of the Interior to allow for the orderly administration of the Federal lands. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Segregation: means the removal for a limited period, subject to valid existing rights, of a specified area of the public lands from the operation of the public land laws, including the mining laws, pursuant to the exercise by the Secretary of regulatory authority to allow for the orderly administration of the public lands. See 43 CFR 2300.0-5
  • Selective Service Act: Section 18 of the Selective Service Act of 1948 (50 U. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Senior executive officer: means a chief executive officer, any assistant chief executive officer (e. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Series EE savings bond: is an accrual-type savings bond, offered at a discount, either in definitive (paper) form or in book-entry form, that pays interest on the principal based on rates determined by Treasury. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Service: means the Indian Health Service. See 42 CFR 136.302
  • Service address: means the facsimile number, if any, and address of the counsel of record for a person or, where a person is not represented by counsel, the facsimile number, if any, and address set out by a person in a Request for Panel Review, Complaint or Notice of Appearance as the address at which the person may be served or, where a Change of Service Address has been filed by a person, the facsimile number, if any, and address set out as the service address in that form. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Service agreement: means the document signed by the State or local agency and the State or local Central Data Processing facility whenever the latter provides data processing services to the former and:

    (a) Identifies those ADP services the Central Data Processing facility will provide. See 45 CFR 95.605

  • Service brake system: A primary brake system used for slowing and stopping a vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Service equipment: means filling and discharge, pressure relief, safety, heating and heat-insulating devices and measuring instruments. See 49 CFR 178.700
  • Service license: means the document and any amendment to such document, issued under the Act by DACO to individuals certified competent by the licensed warehouse operator to perform inspection, sampling, grading classifying, or weighing services according to established standards and procedures, set forth in §735. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • 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 list: means the list maintained by the Commission Secretary under 19 CFR 201. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • 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
  • Servicer: means the person responsible for:

    (1) Receiving any scheduled, periodic payments from a borrower under the terms of a loan, including amounts for taxes, insurance premiums, and other charges with respect to the property securing the loan. See 43 CFR 2561.3

  • Servicer: means the person responsible for:

    (1) Receiving any scheduled, periodic payments from a borrower under the terms of a loan, including amounts for taxes, insurance premiums, and other charges with respect to the property securing the loan. See 42 CFR 480.138

  • Servicing official: For loans to individuals as defined in paragraph (d) of this section, the servicing official is the County Supervisor. See 25 CFR 170.512
  • Servicing official: For loans to individuals as defined in this section, the servicing official is the County Supervisor. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Seven consecutive days: means the period of 7 consecutive days beginning on any day at the time designated by the motor carrier for a 24-hour period. See 49 CFR 395.2
  • Shipment: means the offering or loading of hazardous materials at one loading facility using one transport vehicle, or the transport of that transport vehicle. See 49 CFR 385.402
  • Short-term right-of-way grant: means any grant issued for a term of 3 years or less for such uses as storage sites, construction areas, and site testing and monitoring activities, including site characterization studies and environmental monitoring. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Shortwood: All logs typically up to 4. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Should: means a recommendation. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Side extremity: The outermost point on a side of the motor vehicle that is above a horizontal plane located 560 mm (22 inches) above the ground, below a horizontal plane located 1,900 mm (75 inches) above the ground, and between a transverse vertical plane tangent to the rear extremity of the vehicle and a transverse vertical plane located 305 mm (12 inches) forward of that plane when the vehicle is unloaded. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Side marker lamps: Lamps mounted on the side, on the permanent structure of the motor vehicle as near as practicable to the front and rear of the vehicle, that provide light to the side to indicate the overall length of the motor vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Sided vehicle: A vehicle whose cargo compartment is enclosed on all four sides by walls of sufficient strength to contain articles of cargo, where the walls may include latched openings for loading and unloading, and includes vans, dump bodies, and a sided intermodal container carried by a vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Siding: means an auxiliary track, adjacent and connected to a main track, used for meeting or passing trains. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • Signaled siding: means a siding within traffic control system (TCS) territory or within interlocking limits where a signal indication authorizes the siding's use. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • Simplified acquisition threshold: means the dollar amount below which a non-Federal entity may purchase property or services using small purchase methods. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Site: means an area, such as a mountaintop, where a holder locates one or more communication or other right-of-way facilities. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Skilled person: means a person having the knowledge and experience to perform a certain duty. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Skills instructor: means a qualified LCV driver-instructor who provides behind-the-wheel instruction involving the actual operation of a longer combination vehicle or its components outside a classroom. See 49 CFR 380.105
  • Skipboard: means a square or rectangular pallet without sideboards, usually used in conjunction with a cargo net to handle loose cargo on board a vessel. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Sleeper berth: means a berth conforming to the requirements of §393. See 49 CFR 395.2
  • Small business concern: means a small business as defined at section 2 of Pub. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • 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

  • Software: means a set of computer programs, procedures, and associated documentation used to operate the hardware. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Software maintenance: means routine support activities that normally include corrective, adaptive, and perfective changes, without introducing additional functional capabilities. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Solid waste: means any material as defined under Environmental Protection Agency regulations at 40 CFR part 261. See 43 CFR 2740.0-5
  • Special Areas: means the Utokok River, the Teshekpuk Lake areas and other areas within NPR--A identified by the Secretary as having significant subsistence, recreational, fish and wildlife or historical or scenic value. See 43 CFR 3130.0-5
  • Special areas: means areas within the reserve identified by the Secretary of the Interior as having significant subsistence, recreational, fish and wildlife, or historical or scenic value and, therefore, warranting maximum protection of such values to the extent consistent with the requirements of the Act for the exploration of the Reserve. See 43 CFR 2361.0-5
  • Special flood hazard area: means the land in the flood plain within a community having at least a one percent chance of flooding in any given year, as designated by the Administrator of FEMA. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Special flood hazard area: means the land in the flood plain within a community having at least a one percent chance of flooding in any given year, as designated by the Administrator of FEMA. See 42 CFR 480.138
  • Special permit: means a document issued by the Associate Administrator, the Associate Administrator's designee, or as otherwise prescribed in the HMR, under the authority of 49 U. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Special permit: means a document issued by the Associate Administrator, the Associate Administrator's designee, or as otherwise prescribed in the HMR, under the authority of 49 U. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Special purpose equipment: means equipment which is used only for research, medical, scientific, or other technical activities. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Special Tar Sand Area: means an area designated by the Department of the Interior's orders of November 20, 1980 (45 FR 76800), and January 21, 1981 (46 FR 6077) referred to in those orders as Designated Tar Sand Areas, as containing substantial deposits of tar sand. See 43 CFR 3140.0-5
  • Special Tar Sand Area: means an area designated by the Department of the Interior's Orders of November 20, 1980 (45 FR 76800), and January 21, 1981 (46 FR 6077), and referred to in those orders as Designated Tar Sand Areas, as containing substantial deposits of tar and sand. See 43 CFR 3141.0-5
  • Specified minimum yield strength: means the minimum yield strength, expressed in p. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Split service brake system: A brake system consisting of two or more subsystems actuated by a single control designed so that a leakage-type failure of a pressure component in a single subsystem (except structural failure of a housing that is common to two or more subsystems) shall not impair the operation of any other subsystem. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Spray force: means the amount of force exerted onto the spray disc, measured in ounce-force (ozf). See 30 CFR 56.9330
  • State: means a State, territory, possession, or commonwealth of the United States, or the District of Columbia. See 31 CFR 215.2
  • State: means each of the 50 States, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. See 34 CFR 300.717
  • State: means a State of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam, or any other territory or possession of the United States designated by the Secretary. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • State: means each of the several States, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. See 49 CFR 198.3
  • State: means a State of the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam, and the Northern Mariana Islands. See 49 CFR 387.5
  • State: means a State of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, Guam and the Virgin Islands. See 49 CFR 355.5
  • State: means a State of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam, or any other territory or possession of the United States designated by the Secretary. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • State: includes each of the several States, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. See 49 CFR 191.3
  • 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: means any state of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the U. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • State: means a State of the United States and the District of Columbia. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • State: means a State of the United States, the District of Columbia and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • State: means "the state and any of its creations including any governmental instrumentality within a state, including cities, counties, or other official local governmental entities. See 43 CFR 1864.0-5
  • State: Any of the 50 States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands of the United States, Guam, American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Republic of Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia, and the Republic of the Marshall Islands. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • State: means each of the several States, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • State agency: means an agency of any of the several states, the District of Columbia, or Puerto Rico that participates under the pipeline safety laws (49 U. See 49 CFR 199.3
  • State agency: means the State agency administering or supervising the administration of the State plan under titles I, IV, X, XIV, XVI(AABD), XIX or XXI of the Social Security Act. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • State credit union: means any credit union organized and operated according to the laws of any state, the several territories and possessions of the United States, or the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. See 43 CFR 2361.0-2
  • State Director: means the Director, Alaska State Office, Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 2655.0-5
  • 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
  • State of domicile: means that State where a person has his/her true, fixed, and permanent home and principal residence and to which he/she has the intention of returning whenever he/she is absent. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Statement of value: means a written report prepared by a qualified appraiser that states the appraiser's conclusion(s) of value. See 43 CFR 2200.0-5
  • Statutory jurisdiction: means the jurisdiction conferred on the STB by the Interstate Commerce Act, including jurisdiction over rail transportation or services that have been exempted from regulation. See 49 CFR 1108.1
  • Steering wheel lash: The condition in which the steering wheel may be turned through some part of a revolution without associated movement of the front wheels. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Stock subscription: means the stock subscription required for membership in the Facility. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • Stop lamps: Lamps shown to the rear of a motor vehicle to indicate that the service brake system is engaged. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Storage tank: means a container for storing a hazardous fluid. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Stored agricultural products: means all agricultural products received into, stored within, or delivered out of the warehouse that are not classified as a non-storage agricultural product under this part. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Stress level: means the level of tangential or hoop stress, usually expressed as a percentage of specified minimum yield strength. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Structural equipment: means the reinforcing, fastening, handling, protective or stabilizing members of the body or stacking load bearing structural members (such as metal cages). See 49 CFR 178.700
  • 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
  • Subaward: means an award provided by a pass-through entity to a subrecipient for the subrecipient to carry out part of a Federal award received by the pass-through entity. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • sublease: which means a transfer of a non-record title interest in a lease, i. See 43 CFR 3100.0-5
  • Subordinated owner debt: Debt owed by the borrower to one or more of the owner(s) that is subordinated to debt owed by the borrower to the Agency or guaranteed by the Agency (aggregate B&I loan exposure) pursuant to a subordination agreement satisfactory to the Agency. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Subpart A: Subpart A of this part describes the purpose and scope of the provisions in this part and defined terms used in this part. See 29 CFR 4219.1
  • Subpart C: Subpart C establishes the interest rate to be charged on overdue, defaulted and overpaid withdrawal liability under section 4219(c)(6) of ERISA, and authorizes multiemployer plans to adopt alternative rules concerning assessment of interest and related matters. See 29 CFR 4219.1
  • 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
  • Subrecipient: means a non-Federal entity that receives a subaward from a pass-through entity to carry out part of a Federal program. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Substantial deviation: means a change in the authorized location or use which requires:

    (1) Construction or use outside the boundaries of the right-of-way. See 43 CFR 2801.5

  • Substantial deviation: means a change in the authorized location or use which requires:

    (1) Construction or use outside the boundaries of the right-of-way or TUP area. See 43 CFR 2881.5

  • Substantial Evidence: means such relevant evidence as a reasonable person might accept as adequate to support a conclusion. See 49 CFR 1515.3
  • Substantial impairment: means a significant loss of the integrity of finished materials, design quality, or special character resulting from a permanent alteration. See 43 CFR 2563.2
  • Substantial impairment: means a significant loss of the integrity of finished materials, design quality, or special character resulting from a permanent alteration. See 49 CFR 1014.103
  • Subsystem: means a defined portion of a system. See 49 CFR 229.305
  • Subsystem: means a defined portion of a system. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Suitable property: For FSA inventory property, real property that can be used for agricultural purposes, including those farm properties that may be used as a start up or add-on parcel of farmland. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • Supervised securities holding company: means a securities holding company that is supervised by the Board pursuant to this part. See 42 CFR 436.510
  • Supervisory committee: refers to a supervisory committee as defined in Section 111(b) of the Federal Credit Union Act, 12 U. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Supervisory committee audit: refers to an engagement under either §715. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • 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
  • Supplies: means all tangible personal property other than those described in Equipment. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Supporting document: means a document, in any medium, generated or received by a motor carrier in the normal course of business as described in §395. See 49 CFR 395.2
  • 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
  • Surface Transportation Board: means an agency within the Department of Transportation. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Surge brake: A self-contained, permanently closed hydraulic brake system for trailers that relies on inertial forces, developed in response to the braking action of the towing vehicle, applied to a hydraulic device mounted on or connected to the tongue of the trailer, to slow down or stop the towed vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Surplus property: For FSA inventory property, real property that cannot be used for agricultural purposes including nonfarm properties. See 25 CFR 170.616
  • 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
  • Suspension: The removal of a lender's eligibility, or a third-party servicer's eligibility to contract with a lender or guaranty agency, for a specified period of time or until the lender or servicer fulfills certain requirements. See 34 CFR 682.701
  • Suspension of award activities: means an action by the HHS awarding agency requiring the recipient to cease all activities on the award pending corrective action by the recipient. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Switching or humping operations: includes the classification of placarded railroad cars according to commodity or destination, assembling of placarded cars for train movements, changing the position of placarded cars for purposes of loading, unloading, or weighing, and the placing of placarded cars for repair. See 49 CFR 228.101
  • Switchtender: means a qualified employee assigned to handle switches at a specific location. See 49 CFR 218.93
  • System: refers to any electronic locomotive control system and includes all subsystems and components thereof, as the context requires. See 49 CFR 229.305
  • System: refers to a signal or train control system and includes all subsystems and components thereof, as the context requires. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • system design: means a combination of narrative and diagrams describing the structure of a new or more efficient automatic data processing system. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • System of records: means a group of any records under the control of the Board retrieved by the name of the individual or by some identifying number, symbol, or other identifying particular assigned to the individual. See 49 CFR 1007.2
  • System Safety Precedence: means the order of precedence in which methods used to eliminate or control identified hazards within a system are implemented. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Table funding: means a settlement at which a loan is funded by a contemporaneous advance of loan funds and an assignment of the loan to the person advancing the funds. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Table funding: means a settlement at which a loan is funded by a contemporaneous advance of loan funds and an assignment of the loan to the person advancing the funds. See 42 CFR 480.138
  • Tail lamps: Lamps used to designate the rear of a motor vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Tangible balance sheet equity: Total equity less the value of intangible assets recorded on the financial statements, as determined from balance sheets prepared in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), plus qualified intellectual property. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Tank vehicle: means any commercial motor vehicle that is designed to transport any liquid or gaseous materials within a tank or tanks having an individual rated capacity of more than 119 gallons and an aggregate rated capacity of 1,000 gallons or more that is either permanently or temporarily attached to the vehicle or the chassis. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • TAPS: means the Trans-Alaska Oil Pipeline System. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Tar sand: means any consolidated or unconsolidated rock (other than coal, oil shale or gilsonite) that either: (1) Contains a hydrocarbonaceous material with a gas-free viscosity, at original reservoir temperature greater than 10,000 centipoise, or (2) contains a hydrocarbonaceous material and is produced by mining or quarrying. See 43 CFR 3141.0-5
  • Tariff: means an issuance (in whole or in part) containing rates, rules, regulations, classifications or other provisions related to a motor carrier's transportation services. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Tax refund offset: means the reduction by the IRS of a tax overpayment payable to a taxpayer by the amount of past-due, legally enforceable debt owed by that taxpayer to a Federal agency pursuant to Treasury regulations. See 29 CFR 4903.1
  • 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
  • Television broadcast: means a use that broadcasts UHF and VHF audio and video signals for general public reception. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Temporary crossing: means a highway-rail or pathway crossing created to serve a specific activity for a temporary time period not to exceed six months. See 49 CFR 234.401
  • Tenant: means an occupant who is paying a facility manager, facility owner, or other entity for occupying and using all or any part of a facility. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • 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

  • Termination: (1) The removal of a lender's eligibility for an indefinite period of time--

    (i) By a guaranty agency. See 34 CFR 682.701

  • Termination: means the ending of a Federal award, in whole or in part at any time prior to the planned end of period of performance. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Terms: As used in this part, the term:

    Acreage rent means rent assessed for solar and wind energy development grants and leases that is determined by the number of acres authorized for the grant or lease. See 43 CFR 2801.5

  • Terms: As used in this part:

    Commercial driver's license (CDL) is used as defined in 49 CFR 383. See 49 CFR 1572.400

  • Terms: Unless a term is defined in this part, the defined terms in part 2800 of this chapter apply to this part. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Test facility: means a track that is not part of the general railroad system of transportation and is being used exclusively for the purpose of testing equipment and has all of its public grade crossings protected. See 49 CFR 229.305
  • Texting: means manually entering alphanumeric text into, or reading text from, an electronic device. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Third party: means any person or entity other than BLM, the applicant, or the holder of a right-of-way authorization. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Third party: means any person or entity other than BLM, the applicant, or the holder of a right-of-way authorization. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Third party in-kind contributions: means the value of non-cash contributions provided by non-Federal third parties. See 10 CFR 600.302
  • Third party tester: means a person (including, but not limited to, another State, a motor carrier, a private driver training facility or other private institution, or a department, agency or instrumentality of a local government) authorized by the State to employ skills test examiners to administer the CDL skills tests specified in subparts G and H of this part. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Third-party in-kind contributions: means the value of non-cash contributions (i. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Third-party telephone service: means a service that receives telephonic reports of unsafe conditions at highway-rail and pathway grade crossings on behalf of a railroad. See 49 CFR 234.301
  • Threat Assessment Fee: means the fee required, in this part, for the cost of TSA adjudicating security threat assessments, appeals, and waivers under 49 CFR part 1572. See 49 CFR 1572.400
  • Tiedown: A combination of securing devices which forms an assembly that attaches articles of cargo to, or restrains articles of cargo on, a vehicle or trailer, and is attached to anchor point(s). See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Toilet: means a chemical toilet, a recirculating toilet, a combustion toilet, or a toilet that is flushed with water. See 49 CFR 228.307
  • Toilet room: means a room containing a toilet. See 49 CFR 228.307
  • Total assets: means the sum of all a corporate credit union's assets as calculated under GAAP. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Total capital: means the sum of Tier 1 capital and Tier 2 capital, less the corporate credit union's equity investments not otherwise deducted when calculating Tier 1 capital. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Total risk-based capital ratio: means the ratio of total capital to moving monthly average net risk-weighted assets. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Tow bar: A strut or column-like device temporarily attached between the rear of a towing vehicle and the front of the vehicle being towed. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Toxic material: means a material in concentration or amount of such toxicity as to constitute a recognized hazard that is causing or is likely to cause death or serious physical harm. See 49 CFR 228.307
  • Tract: means land that may be included in an NPR-A oil and gas unit agreement and that may or may not be in a Federal lease. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Trade date: means the date a corporate credit union originally agrees, whether orally or in writing, to enter into the purchase or sale of a security. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Training institution: means any technical or vocational school accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U. See 49 CFR 380.105
  • Training provider: means an entity that is listed on the FMCSA Training Provider Registry, as required by subpart G of this part. See 49 CFR 380.605
  • Transfer: means any conveyance of an interest in a lease by assignment, sublease or otherwise. See 43 CFR 3100.0-5
  • Transfer system: includes transfer piping and cargo transfer system. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • 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
  • Transplant center: means an organ-specific transplant program (as defined in this rule) within a transplant hospital (for example, a hospital's lung transplant program may also be referred to as the hospital's lung transplant center). See 42 CFR 482.70
  • Transplant hospital: means a hospital that furnishes organ transplants and other medical and surgical specialty services required for the care of transplant patients. See 42 CFR 482.70
  • Transplant hospital: means a hospital that provides organ transplants and other medical and surgical specialty services required for the care of transplant patients. See 42 CFR 486.302
  • Transplant program: means a component within a transplant hospital (as defined in this rule) that provides transplantation of a particular type of organ. See 42 CFR 482.70
  • Transportation: means the movement of property and loading, unloading, or storage incidental to the movement. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • transportation: means the movement of property and loading, unloading, or storage incidental to the movement. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Transportation and utility corridor: means a parcel of land, without fixed limits or boundaries, that holders use as the location for one or more transportation or utility rights-of-way. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • 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
  • Tray: means a type of pallet constructed to specific dimensions for handling a particular load. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Tribal organization: means the elected governing body of any Indian tribe or any legally established organization of Indians which is controlled by one or more such bodies or by a board of directors elected or selected by one or more such bodies (or elected by the Indian population to be served by such organization) and which includes the maximum participation of Indians in all phases of its activities. See 42 CFR 136.302
  • TSA agent: means an entity approved by TSA to collect and transmit fingerprints and applicant information, in accordance with 49 CFR part 1572, and fees in accordance with this part. See 49 CFR 1572.400
  • 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
  • TSA Final 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. See 49 CFR 1515.3
  • TUP: means a temporary use permit. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Turn signals: Lamps used to indicate a change in direction by emitting a flashing light on the side of a motor vehicle towards which a turn will be made. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Typhoon Omar: A typhoon that caused damage in Guam on August 28, 1992. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Ultimate recipient: The entity receiving financial assistance from the intermediary. See 25 CFR 170.452
  • Underground natural gas storage facility: means an underground natural gas storage facility as defined in §192. See 49 CFR 191.3
  • 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

  • Underground pipeline facilities: means buried pipeline facilities used in the transportation of gas or hazardous liquid subject to the pipeline safety laws (49 U. See 49 CFR 198.3
  • Unit: means the land within a unit area as defined in 43 CFR 3180. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Unit agreement: means a BLM-approved agreement to cooperate in exploring, developing, operating and sharing in production of all or part of an oil or gas pool, field or like area, including at least one NPR-A lease, without regard to lease boundaries and ownership. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Unit area: means all tracts committed to a BLM-approved unit. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Unit operator: means the person authorized under the agreement approved by the Department of the Interior to conduct operations within the unit. See 43 CFR 3100.0-5
  • Unit PA: means the unit participating area, if one is in effect, the exploratory unit if there is no associated participating area, or an enhanced recovery unit. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • United States: means the 50 States and the District of Columbia. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • United States Secretary: means the Secretary of the United States section of the Secretariat and includes any person authorized to act on the Secretary's behalf. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Unitization: means unitization as that term is defined in 43 CFR part 3180. See 43 CFR 3140.0-5
  • Unnecessary or undue degradation: means conditions, activities, or practices that:

    (1) Fail to comply with one or more of the following: the performance standards in §3809. See 43 CFR 3809.5

  • Upper coupler assembly: A structure consisting of an upper coupler plate, king-pin and supporting framework which interfaces with and couples to a fifth wheel. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Urban center: means any city, with a population of 10,000 or more as determined by the United States Census Bureau, which the Secretary determines has a sufficient urban Indian population with unmet health needs to warrant assistance under title V of the Act. See 42 CFR 136.302
  • Urban Indian: means any individual who resides in an urban center, as defined in paragraph(s) of this section, and who meets one or more of the four criteria in paragraphs (h) (1) through (4) of this section. See 42 CFR 136.302
  • Urban Indian organization: means a nonprofit corporate body situated in an urban center which:

    (1) Is governed by an Indian controlled board of directors:

    (2) Has the provision of health programs as:

    (i) Its principal function, or

    (ii) One of its major functions and such health progams are administered by a distinct organizational unit within the organization. See 42 CFR 136.302

  • User: means a person that uses a provider's CFS. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Utility service vehicle: means any commercial motor vehicle:

    (1) Used in the furtherance of repairing, maintaining, or operating any structures or any other physical facilities necessary for the delivery of public utility services, including the furnishing of electric, gas, water, sanitary sewer, telephone, and television cable or community antenna service. See 49 CFR 395.2

  • Valid occupancy: means an occupancy under a current permit, lease, or other written authorization from BLM to occupy public lands. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • Validation: means the process of determining whether a product's design requirements fulfill its intended design objectives during its development and life-cycle. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Vaporization: means an addition of thermal energy changing a liquid to a vapor or gaseous state. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Vaporizer: means a heat transfer facility designed to introduce thermal energy in a controlled manner for changing a liquid to a vapor or gaseous state. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Variation in reservoir producibility: means differences in the rates oil and gas wells produce from the reservoir. See 43 CFR 3130.0-5
  • Vehicle: means a motor vehicle unless otherwise specified. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Vehicle group: means a class or type of vehicle with certain operating characteristics. See 49 CFR 383.5
  • Verification: means the process of determining whether the results of a given phase of the development cycle fulfill the validated requirements established at the start of that phase. See 49 CFR 236.903
  • Verification of content: (1) The amount of liquefied gas loaded into each tank may be determined either by measurement or calculation of the weight, except that DOT specification tank car tanks authorized for the transportation of anhydrous ammonia and ammonia solution may have the amount of liquefied gas loaded into the tank car measured by a metering device in conformance with paragraph (e)(2) of this section. See 49 CFR 173.314
  • Violation: means any non-conformance with the CARS Act or the regulations in this part except §599. See 49 CFR 599.500
  • Voluntary committed cost sharing: means cost sharing specifically pledged on a voluntary basis in the proposal's budget or the Federal award on the part of the non-Federal entity and that becomes a binding requirement of Federal award. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Wage and Hour Division: means the Wage and Hour Division, United States Department of Labor. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • Wages: means all forms of cash remuneration to a worker by an employer in payment for personal services. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Waiver: means the cancellation, remission, forgiveness, or non-recovery of a debt allegedly owed by an employee to OPM or another agency as permitted or required by 5 U. See 10 CFR 431.20
  • Waiver of Preemption: means a decision by the Associate Administrator to forego preemption of a non-Federal requirement--that is, to allow a State, political subdivision or Indian tribe requirement to remain in effect. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Warehouse: means a structure or other authorized storage facility, as determined by DACO, in which any agricultural product may be stored or handled for the purpose of interstate or foreign commerce. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Warehouse capacity: means the maximum quantity of an agricultural product that the warehouse will accommodate when stored in a manner customary to the warehouse as determined by DACO. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Warehouse operator: means a person lawfully engaged in the business of storing or handling agricultural products. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Warehousing activities and practices: means any legal, operational, managerial or financial duty that a warehouse operator has regarding an agricultural product. See 24 CFR 232.897
  • Warning system failure at a pathway grade crossing: means failure of an active pathway grade crossing warning system to perform as intended. See 49 CFR 234.301
  • Warranty tracking: means the ability to trace a warranted item from delivery through completion of the effectivity of the warranty. See 48 CFR 246.701
  • Watercraft: means any vessel used to transport persons or material on water. See 41 CFR 109-38.5201
  • Watering: means the act of filling potable water systems. See 49 CFR 228.307
  • 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
  • Weighted average life: means the weighted-average time to the return of a dollar of principal, calculated by multiplying each portion of principal received by the time at which it is expected to be received (based on a reasonable and supportable estimate of that time) and then summing and dividing by the total amount of principal. See 43 CFR 2201.3-3
  • Welder: means a person who performs manual or semi-automatic welding. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • 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 195.2
  • Welding operator: means a person who operates machine or automatic welding equipment. See 49 CFR 192.3
  • Well: The depression formed between two cylindrical articles of cargo when they are laid with their eyes horizontal and parallel against each other. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • 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
  • Wheelchair: means a device that is designed solely for use by a mobility-impaired person for locomotion, and that is suitable for use in an indoor pedestrian area. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • Wholesale: (i) An FDIC-supervised institution's wholesale obligor is in default if:

    (A) The FDIC-supervised institution determines that the obligor is unlikely to pay its credit obligations to the FDIC-supervised institution in full, without recourse by the FDIC-supervised institution to actions such as realizing collateral (if held). See 32 CFR 202.13

  • Windshield: The principal forward facing glazed surface provided for forward vision in operating a motor vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Withdrawal: means withholding an area of Federal land from settlement, sale, location, or entry under some or all of the general land laws, for the purpose of limiting activities under those laws in order to maintain other public values in the area or reserving the area for a particular public purpose or program. See 43 CFR 2300.0-5
  • Withdrawal petition: means a request, originated within the Department of the Interior and submitted to the Secretary, to file an application for withdrawal. See 43 CFR 2300.0-5
  • Withdrawal proposal: means a withdrawal petition approved by the Secretary. See 43 CFR 2300.0-5
  • Work zone impacts: refer to work zone-induced deviations from the normal range of transportation system safety and mobility. See 49 CFR 1572.400
  • Working capital: The excess of current assets over current liabilities. See 25 CFR 170.452
  • Working capital: The excess of current assets over current liabilities. See 25 CFR 224.89
  • Working capital advance: means a procedure whereby funds are advanced to the recipient to cover its estimated disbursement needs for a given initial period. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Working day: means any weekday excepting Federal holidays. See 29 CFR 4901.2
  • Working papers: refers to the principal record, in any form, of the work performed by the auditor and/or supervisory committee to support its findings and/or conclusions concerning significant matters. See 43 CFR 2521.1
  • Year of noncompliance: means any Federal fiscal year during which--

    (1) A State fails to submit timely certification as prescribed in subpart C of this part. See 49 CFR 384.105

  • You: means operator. See 49 CFR 195.553
  • you: when used in this subpart, refers to the State agency for surplus property (SASP). See 41 CFR 102-37.375
  • your: refers to a SLGS program user or a potential SLGS program user. See 31 CFR 344.1
  • your: refers to an owner of a Series EE savings bond. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • your: means a household goods motor carrier engaged in the interstate transportation of household goods and its household goods agents. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • your: when used in this part, mean you as a Federal agency, an agency head, or an employee, as appropriate. See 41 CFR 102-5.5
  • yourself: refer to a person who submits an offer to perform or performs, directly or indirectly, contractual services or functions on our behalf. See 42 CFR 493.1365
  • Zone: means one of eight geographic groupings necessary for linear right-of-way rent assessment purposes, covering all lands in the contiguous United States. See 43 CFR 2801.5