Subchapter A Administrative Procedures
Subchapter B Omb Directives
Subchapter C Joint Regulations With the Office of Personnel Management

Terms Used In CFR > Title 5 > Chapter III

  • Acceptance service: The service established and conducted under the regulations for the determination and certification or other identification of the compliance of livestock with specifications. See 7 CFR 53.1
  • Accessible route: means a continuous unobstructed path connecting accessible elements and spaces in a building or within a site that can be negotiated by a person with a severe disability using a wheelchair and that is also safe for and usable by people with other disabilities. See 24 CFR 100.201
  • Accommodation: means an adjustment made to an employee's job or work environment that enables the employee to perform the duties of the position. See 14 CFR 29.1519
  • 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 Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Act: means the Department of the Interior Appropriations Act, Fiscal Year 1981 (Pub. See 43 CFR 3130.0-5
  • Act: means the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (29 U. See 29 CFR 1902.31
  • Act: means the Fair Housing Act, as defined in 24 CFR 5. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • act: means the National Housing Act, as amended. See 24 CFR 207.251
  • 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
  • Advisory Council: means the Advisory Council each Bank is required to establish pursuant to section 10(j)(11) of the Bank Act (12 U. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • 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, but does not include:

    (1) The General Accounting Office. See 30 CFR 550.136

  • 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 of the mortgage: If the mortgagee assigns the mortgage on the individual dwelling unit to the Commissioner, the mortgagee shall certify:

    (1) To any changes in the plan of apartment ownership including the administration of the property. See 24 CFR 206.131

  • Assistant Regional Director: means the Assistant Regional Director for Occupational Safety and Health for the region in which a State is located. See 29 CFR 1902.31
  • Assistant Secretary: means the Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health. See 29 CFR 1902.31
  • Assistant Secretary: means the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • 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 pay: means the pay an employee receives that is subject to civil service retirement deductions. See 14 CFR 29.1519
  • Beneficiary: refers to the second individual named in the registration of a security held in definitive form registered "John Doe SSN 123-45-6789 POD (payable on death to) Joseph Doe. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • BLM: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • BLM: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Bona fide tenant: means a tenant of the property who is not a mortgagor, borrower, a spouse or child of a mortgagor or borrower, or any other member of a mortgagor's or borrower's family. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Book-entry bond: means a Series EE savings bond maintained by Treasury solely as a computer record. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Book-entry bond: means a savings bond maintained by Treasury in electronic or paperless form as a computer record. See 31 CFR 353.2
  • Building: means a structure, facility or portion thereof that contains or serves one or more dwelling units. See 24 CFR 100.201
  • Building entrance on an accessible route: means an accessible entrance to a building that is connected by an accessible route to public transportation stops, to accessible parking and passenger loading zones, or to public streets or sidewalks, if available. See 24 CFR 100.201
  • Burden: means the total time, effort, or financial resources expended by persons to generate, maintain, retain, or disclose or provide information to or for a Federal agency, including:

    (i) Reviewing instructions. See 30 CFR 550.136

  • 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
  • Case: means the number of containers (cased or uncased) which, by the particular industry are ordinarily packed in a shipping container. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Case file: means a BOEM document file containing information and the record of evidence related to the alleged violation. See 30 CFR 550.1402
  • Certificate: A document issued or authorized to be issued under this subpart by an inspector to allow the interstate movement of regulated articles to any destination. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Certificate: A document which is issued for a regulated article by an inspector or by a person operating under a compliance agreement, and which represents that the article is eligible for interstate movement in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Certified agency: is an agency that has been granted certification by the Assistant Secretary in accordance with the requirements of this part. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • Civil penalty: means a fine. See 30 CFR 550.1402
  • Classification: The classification of any cotton shall be determined by the quality of a sample in accordance with the Universal Cotton Standards (the official cotton standards of the United States) for cotton property measurements of American Upland cotton. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Collection of information: includes any requirement or request for persons to obtain, maintain, retain, report, or publicly disclose information. See 30 CFR 550.136
  • Commencement of plan operations: means the beginning of operations under a plan following the approval of the plan by the Assistant Secretary and in no case may be later than the effective date of the initial funding grant provided under section 23(g) of the Act. See 29 CFR 1902.31
  • Commissioner: means the Federal Housing Commissioner. See 24 CFR 207.251
  • Common use areas: means rooms, spaces or elements inside or outside of a building that are made available for the use of residents of a building or the guests thereof. See 24 CFR 100.201
  • 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
  • Compensation: means any payment of money or the provision of any other thing of current or potential value in connection with service as a director. See 30 CFR 280.26
  • Complainant: means the person (including the Assistant Secretary) who filed a complaint under the statutes covered by this part. See 24 CFR 180.100
  • Complaint: means a complaint filed under the statutes covered by this part. See 24 CFR 180.100
  • Compliance agreement: A written agreement between a person engaged in growing, handling, or moving regulated articles, and the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, wherein the former agrees to comply with the requirements of this subpart identified in the agreement by the inspector who executes the agreement on behalf of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs as applicable to the operations of such person. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Compliance agreement: A written agreement between Plant Protection and Quarantine and a person engaged in the business of growing, handling, or moving regulated articles, in which the person agrees to comply with the provisions of this subpart and any conditions imposed pursuant to such provisions. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Condition: means the degree of soundness of the product which may affect its merchantability and includes, but is not limited to those factors which are subject to change as a result of age, improper preparation and processing, improper packaging, improper storage or improper handling. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Conduct or Sponsor: A Federal agency is considered to "conduct or sponsor" a collection of information if the agency collects the information, causes another agency to collect the information, contracts or enters into a cooperative agreement with a person to collect the information, or requires a person to provide information to another person, or in similar ways causes another agency, contractor, partner in a cooperative agreement, or person to obtain, solicit, or require the disclosure to third parties or the public of information by or for an agency. See 30 CFR 550.136
  • 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
  • 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

  • Contract of insurance: means the agreement evidenced by the issuance of a Mortgage Insurance Certificate or by the endorsement of the Commissioner upon the credit instrument given in connection with an insured mortgage, incorporating by reference the regulations in subpart C of this part and the applicable provisions of the National Housing Act. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • contract of insurance: means the agreement evidenced by such endorsement and includes the terms, conditions and provisions of this part and of the National Housing Act. See 24 CFR 207.251
  • 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
  • Controlled substance: means any drug or other substance, or immediate precursor included in the definition in section 102 of the Controlled Substances Act (21 U. See 24 CFR 100.201
  • Coowner: means either the first or the second individual named in the registration of a definitive Series EE savings bond registered "John Doe SSN 123-45-6789 or Joseph Doe. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Covered multifamily dwellings: means buildings consisting of 4 or more dwelling units if such buildings have one or more elevators. See 24 CFR 100.201
  • 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
  • Days: means consecutive calendar days, unless otherwise indicated. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Deferral Period: means the period of time following the death of the last surviving borrower during which the due and payable status of a HECM is deferred for an Eligible Non-Borrowing Spouse provided that the Qualifying Attributes and all other FHA requirements continue to be satisfied. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Definitive bond: means a Series EE savings bond issued in paper form. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Department: as used in this part , are defined in 24 CFR 5. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • Deputy Administrator: The Deputy Administrator of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Deputy Administrator: The Deputy Administrator of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Director: means the Director of OMB, or his or her designee. See 30 CFR 550.136
  • Disbursement: The entire principal amount of the mortgage must have been disbursed to the mortgagor or to his or her creditors for his or her account and with his or her consent. See 24 CFR 203.17
  • 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
  • Dwelling unit: means a single unit of residence for a family or one or more persons. See 24 CFR 100.201
  • Eligible Non-Borrowing Spouse: means a Non-Borrowing Spouse who meets all Qualifying Attributes for a Deferral Period. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Entrance: means any access point to a building or portion of a building used by residents for the purpose of entering. See 24 CFR 100.201
  • 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, subject however, to the provisions of §§2414. See 30 CFR 585.501
  • Exchange: Exchange, board of trade, or similar institution or place of business, at, on, or in which a basis grade contract may be made. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Exchange inspection agency: The inspection agency of the New York Cotton Exchange, the New Orleans Cotton Exchange, the Board of Trade of the city of Chicago, or of any other exchange which may have an organized inspection agency recognized as such by the Director, as the case may be. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Expenses: means necessary and reasonable travel, subsistence and other related expenses incurred in connection with the performance of official duties as are payable to senior officers of the Bank under the Bank's travel policy, except gift or entertainment expenses. See 30 CFR 280.26
  • 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
  • Face amount: refers to the nominal amount of a Series EE savings bond. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • 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 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

  • Farm tools: An instrument worked or used by hand, e. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • FHA: means the Federal Housing Administration. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • FHAP: means the Fair Housing Assistance Program. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • FHEO: means HUD's Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • FHEO regional director: means a regional director of the Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • FHFA ID number: means the number assigned to a member by FHFA and used by FHFA and the Banks to identify a particular member. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • Final administrative disposition: means an agency's completion of a case following a reasonable cause finding, including, but not limited to, an agency-approved settlement or a final, administrative decision issued by commissioners, hearing officers or administrative law judges. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • Final maturity: refers to the date that a bond ceases to earn interest. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • First occupancy: means a building that has never before been used for any purpose. See 24 CFR 100.201
  • 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
  • Generally infested area: Any part of a regulated area not designated as a suppressive area in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Golden nematode: The nematode known as the golden nematode (Globodera rostochiensis), in any stage of development. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Grading service: The service established and conducted under the regulations for the determination and certification or other identification of the class, grade, or other quality of livestock under standards. See 7 CFR 53.1
  • Grant: means any authorization or instrument (e. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Ground floor: means a floor of a building with a building entrance on an accessible route. See 24 CFR 100.201
  • Gummosis disease: A dangerous plant disease of sugarcane which is caused by the highly infectious bacterium, Xanthomonas vasculorum (Cobb) Dowson, and which is not widely prevalent or distributed within and throughout the United States. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Holder: means any entity with a BLM right-of-way authorization. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • 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
  • In general: This subpart governs discovery in aid of administrative proceedings under this part. See 24 CFR 180.500
  • Incompetent: means an individual who is incapable of handling his or her business affairs because of a legal, mental or medical disability, except that a minor is not an incompetent solely because of age. See 31 CFR 353.2
  • Independent directorship: means a directorship, as defined by section 7(a)(4)(A) of the Bank Act, 12 U. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • Independent regulatory agency: means the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the Federal Communications Commission, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, the Federal Housing Finance Board, the Federal Maritime Commission, the Federal Trade Commission, the Interstate Commerce Commission, the Mine Enforcement Safety and Health Review Commission, the National Labor Relations Board, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission, the Postal Rate Commission, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and any other similar agency designated by statute as a Federal independent regulatory agency or commission. See 30 CFR 550.136
  • Infestation: The presence of the golden nematode or the existence of circumstances that make it reasonable to believe that the golden nematode is present. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Information: means any statement or estimate of fact or opinion, regardless of form or format, whether in numerical, graphic, or narrative form, and whether oral or maintained on paper, electronic or other media. See 30 CFR 550.136
  • Initial approval: means approval of a State plan, or any modification thereof, under section 18(c) of the Act and subpart C of this part. See 29 CFR 1902.31
  • Inspection: means the examination of oil and gas lease sites, records or motor vehicle documentation by an authorized representative of the Secretary of the Interior to determine if there is compliance with applicable regulations, Onshore Oil and Gas orders, approvals, Notices to Lessees and Operators, approvals, other written orders, the mineral leasing laws, and the Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Management Act. See 43 CFR 3190.0-5
  • Inspector: Any employee of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Inspector: Any employee of Plant Protection and Quarantine, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Insured mortgage: means a mortgage which has been insured as evidenced by the issuance of a Mortgage Insurance Certificate. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • insured mortgage: means a mortgage which has been insured by the endorsement of the credit instrument by the Commissioner, or his duly authorized representative. See 24 CFR 207.251
  • Interim agency: is an agency that has been granted interim certification by the Assistant Secretary. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • Interior: means the spaces, parts, components or elements of an individual dwelling unit. See 24 CFR 100.201
  • Interstate: From any State into or through any other State. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Interstate: From any State into or through any other State. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • 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
  • Issuing agent: means an organization that has been qualified under 31 CFR part 317, and any other entity that is otherwise authorized to issue bonds. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Issuing agent: means an organization that has been qualified under the provisions of Department of the Treasury Circular, Fiscal Service Series No. See 31 CFR 353.2
  • Law: refers to both state fair housing laws and local fair housing laws. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • Leaf scald disease: A dangerous plant disease of sugarcane which is caused by the highly infectious bacterium, Xanthomonas albilineans (Ashby) Dowson, and which is not widely prevalent or distributed within and throughout the United States. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Lender: means a person who engages in a residential real estate-related lending transaction. See 24 CFR 100.141
  • Limited permit: A document issued or authorized to be issued by an inspector to allow the interstate movement of noncertifiable regulated articles to a specified destination for limited handling, utilization or processing or for treatment. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Limited permit: A document which is issued for a regulated article by an inspector or by a person operating under a compliance agreement, and which represents that the regulated article is eligible for interstate movement in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • 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
  • Lot: Lot means any number of containers of the same size and type which contain a processed product of the same type and style located in the same warehouse or conveyance, and which is available for inspection service at any time: Provided, that the number of containers comprising lot may not exceed the maximum number specified in the sampling plans in §52. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Maturity: The mortgage shall have a term of not more than 30 years from the date of the beginning of amortization. See 24 CFR 203.17
  • Mechanized soil-moving equipment: Equipment used for moving or transporting soil, e. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Medical condition: means a health impairment resulting from a disease or injury, including a psychiatric disease. See 14 CFR 29.1519
  • Member directorship: means a directorship, as defined by section 7(a)(4)(A) of the Bank Act, 12 U. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • Method of equal proportions: means the mathematical formula used by FHFA to allocate member directorships among the States in a Bank's district based on the relative amounts of Bank stock required to be held as of the record date by members located in each State. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • Microwave: means communication uses that:

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

  • MIP: means the mortgage insurance premium paid by the mortgagee to the Commissioner in consideration of the contract of insurance. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • Modification: means any change to the public or common use areas of a building or any change to a dwelling unit. See 24 CFR 100.201
  • 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
  • mortgage: means such a first lien upon real estate and other property as is commonly given to secure advances on, or the unpaid purchase price of, real estate under the laws of the State, district or territory in which the real estate is located, together with the credit instrument or instruments, if any, secured thereby. See 24 CFR 207.251
  • mortgagee: means the original lender under a mortgage its successors and such of its assigns as are approved by the Commissioner, and includes the holders of the credit instruments issued under a trust indenture, mortgage or deed of trust pursuant to which such holders act by and through a trustee therein named. See 24 CFR 207.251
  • mortgagor: means the original borrower under a mortgage and its successors and such of its assigns as are approved by the Commissioner. See 24 CFR 207.251
  • move: shall be construed in accordance with this definition. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • move: shall be construed in accordance with this definition. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • 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
  • Non-Borrowing Spouse: means the spouse, as defined by the law of the state in which the spouse and borrower reside or the state of celebration, of the HECM borrower at the time of closing and who is also not a borrower. See 24 CFR 206.3
  • 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 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
  • OMB: refers to the Office of Management and Budget. See 30 CFR 550.136
  • ONRR: means the Office of Natural Resources Revenue, U. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Open-end advance: means an insured advance made by an approved mortgagee in connection with a previously insured mortgage, pursuant to an open-end provision in the mortgage. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • original maturity: refers to the initial maturity period of a bond prior to any extensions of maturity. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • our: refers to the agency, the Bureau of the Fiscal Service. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • party: as used in this subpart includes the aggrieved person. See 24 CFR 180.500
  • Paying agent: means a financial institution that has been qualified under 31 CFR part 321. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Paying agent: means a financial institution that has been qualified under the provisions of Department of the Treasury Circular No. See 31 CFR 353.2
  • Payment: means redemption, unless otherwise indicated by context. See 31 CFR 353.2
  • Penalty: includes the imposition by an agency or court of a fine or other punishment. See 30 CFR 550.136
  • Permanent position: means an appointment without time limitation. See 14 CFR 29.1519
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, society, or association, or other organized group of any of the foregoing. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Person: Any individual, partnership, corporation, company, society, association, or other organized group. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Person: means an entity including an individual, trust, estate, corporation, government entity, association, partnership, and any other similar organization. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Person: means any legal entity including, but without limitation, an individual, corporation (public or private), partnership, unincorporated association, or fiduciary estate. See 31 CFR 353.2
  • Person: means any individual, partnership, association, corporation, business trust, legal representative, organized group of individuals, or any agency, authority or instrumentality of the United States or of a State. See 29 CFR 1902.31
  • Person: means an individual, partnership, association, corporation (including operations of government-owned contractor-operated facilities), business trust, or legal representative, an organized group of individuals, a State, territorial, tribal, or local government or branch thereof, or a political subdivision of a State, territory, tribal, or local government or a branch of a political subdivision. See 30 CFR 550.136
  • Person: Individual, association, partnership, or corporation. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Plant Protection and Quarantine: The organizational unit within the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • practical utility: means that actual uses can be demonstrated. See 30 CFR 550.136
  • Premises: means the interior or exterior spaces, parts, components or elements of a building, including individual dwelling units and the public and common use areas of a building. See 24 CFR 100.201
  • Primary target: means the principal geologic formation that you intend to develop and produce. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Principal amount: means the amount of the original investment. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Producible interval: means any pool, deposit, zone, or portion thereof capable of producing oil or gas. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Production: means oil or gas removed from a well bore and any products derived therefrom. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • property: as used in this subpart shall be construed to include the individual dwelling unit and the undivided interest in the common areas and facilities as may be designated. See 24 CFR 206.131
  • Public interest directorship: means an independent directorship filled by an individual with more than four years of experience representing consumer or community interests in banking services, credit needs, housing or consumer financial protections. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • 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

  • 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
  • Recipient: has the meaning provided in 24 CFR 1. See 24 CFR 180.100
  • Record date: means December 31 of the calendar year immediately preceding the election year. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • Record title: means legal ownership of an oil and gas lease recorded in BLM's records. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Recordkeeping requirement: means a requirement imposed by or for an agency on persons to maintain specified records, including a requirement to:

    (1) Retain such records. See 30 CFR 550.136

  • 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
  • Registration: means that the names of all persons named on the bond and the taxpayer identification number (TIN) of the owner, first-named coowner, or purchaser of a gift bond are maintained on our records. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • Registration: means that the names of all persons named on the bond and the taxpayer identification number (TIN) of the owner, first-named coowner, or purchaser of a gift bond are maintained on our records. See 31 CFR 353.2
  • Regulated area: Any quarantined State, or any portion thereof, listed as a regulated area in §301-85-2a, or otherwise designated as a regulated area in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Regulated area: Any quarantined State, or any portion thereof, listed as a regulated area in §301. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Regulated article: Any article listed in §301. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Reissue: means the cancellation and retirement of a bond and the issuance of a new bond or bonds of the same series, same issue date, and same total face amount. See 31 CFR 353.2
  • Reservoir heterogeneity: means spatial differences in the oil and gas reservoir properties. See 43 CFR 3130.0-5
  • Residential real estate-related lending transaction: means the making of a loan:

    (1) For purchasing, constructing, improving, repairing, or maintaining a dwelling. See 24 CFR 100.141

  • Restricted destination permit: A document issued or authorized to be issued by an inspector to allow the interstate movement of regulated articles not certifiable under all applicable Federal domestic plant quarantines to a specified destination for other than scientific purposes. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Reviewing Officer: means a BOEM employee assigned to review case files and assess civil penalties. See 30 CFR 550.1402
  • 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
  • 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
  • Scope: The parties are encouraged to engage in voluntary discovery procedures. See 24 CFR 180.500
  • Self-test: means any program, practice or study a lender voluntarily conducts or authorizes which is designed and used specifically to determine the extent or effectiveness of compliance with the Fair Housing Act. See 24 CFR 100.141
  • 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
  • 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
  • Site: means a parcel of land bounded by a property line or a designated portion of a public right or way. See 24 CFR 100.201
  • Soil: That part of the upper layer of earth in which plants can grow. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Standards: The standards of the Department contained in Official United States Standards for Grades of: Carcass Beef. See 7 CFR 53.1
  • State: Any State, territory, or district of the United States, including Puerto Rico. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • State: Any State, Territory, or District of the United States, including the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • state: as used in this part , are defined in Section 802 of the Fair Housing Act (42 U. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • Substitute bond: means a bond or book-entry bond issued as a result of a claim or application for relief under subpart F of this part. See 31 CFR 353.2
  • Sugarcane disease: This means leaf scald disease with respect to activities in Hawaii, and means gummosis disease or leaf scald disease with respect to activities in Puerto Rico. See 24 CFR 203.35
  • Suppressive area: That portion of a regulated area where eradication of infestation is undertaken as an objective, as designated under §301. See 24 CFR 203.22
  • Surrender: means the actual receipt of a bond with an appropriate request for payment or reissue by either a Federal Reserve Bank or Branch, the Bureau of the Fiscal Service, or, if a paying agent is authorized to handle the transaction, the actual receipt of the bond and the request for payment by the paying agent. See 31 CFR 353.2
  • Taxpayer identifying number: means a social security account number or an employer identification number. See 31 CFR 353.2
  • Television broadcast: means a use that broadcasts UHF and VHF audio and video signals for general public reception. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • 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
  • 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

  • Testing: refers to the use of an individual or individuals ("testers") who, without a bona fide intent to rent or purchase a house, apartment, or other dwelling, pose as prospective renters or purchasers for the purpose of gathering information that may indicate whether a housing provider is complying with fair housing laws. See 24 CFR 115.100
  • 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
  • Unit: means the land within a unit area as defined in 43 CFR 3180. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Unit area: means all tracts committed to a BLM-approved unit. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • 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
  • Useful and efficient service: means (1) acceptable performance of the critical or essential elements of the position. See 14 CFR 29.1519
  • Vacant position: means an unoccupied position of the same grade or pay level and tenure for which the employee is qualified for reassignment that is located in the same commuting area and is serviced by the same appointing authority of the employing agency. See 14 CFR 29.1519
  • Variation in reservoir producibility: means differences in the rates oil and gas wells produce from the reservoir. See 43 CFR 3130.0-5
  • Violation: means failure to comply with the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA) or any other applicable laws, with any regulations issued under the OCSLA, or with the terms or provisions of leases, licenses, permits, rights-of-way, or other approvals issued under the OCSLA. See 30 CFR 550.1402
  • Violator: means a person responsible for a violation. See 30 CFR 550.1402
  • Voluntary guardian: means an individual who is recognized as authorized to act for an incompetent, as provided by §353. See 31 CFR 353.2
  • Voluntary representative: means the person qualified by the Department of the Treasury to request payment or distribution of a decedent's savings bonds pursuant to §353. See 31 CFR 353.2
  • Voting State: means the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, or the State of the United States in which a member's principal place of business, as determined in accordance with 12 CFR part 1263, or any successor provision, is located as of the record date. See 30 CFR 250.1728
  • your: refers to an owner of a Series EE savings bond. See 31 CFR 351.3
  • 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