Part 7801 Supplemental Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the United States Commission On Civil Rights

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  • 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
  • Act: means section 28 of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended (30 U. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Act: means the Textile Fiber Products Identification Act (approved September 2, 1958, 85th Congress, 2d Sess. See 45 CFR 75.201
  • Act: means the Public Health Service Act. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • Act: means the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Pub. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • Act: means the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968, as amended (42 U. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • 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 2881.5
  • Administrator of FEMA: means the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • 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
  • 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
  • Applicant for assistance: means one who submits an application, request, or plan required to be approved by a Department official or by a recipient as a condition to becoming a recipient. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • 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
  • Casual use: means activities ordinarily resulting in no or negligible disturbance of the public lands, resources, or improvements. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Commercial organization: means an organization, institution, corporation, or other legal entity, including, but not limited to, partnerships, sole proprietorships, and limited liability companies, that is organized or operated for the profit or benefit of its shareholders or other owners. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • 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
  • Contractor: means an entity that receives a contract as defined in Contract. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Cooperative agreement: means a legal instrument of financial assistance between a Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity and a non-Federal entity that, consistent with 31 U. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • 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
  • 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
  • Department: means the Department of Health and Human Services. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • Department: means the Department of Health and Human Services. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • 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 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Director: means the Director of the Office for Civil Rights of the Department. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • Director: means the Director of the Office for Civil Rights of the Department. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • Education of the Handicapped Act: means that statute as amended by the Education for all Handicapped Children Act of 1975, Pub. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • Entity: means (1) a school of medicine, school of dentistry, school of osteopathy, school of pharmacy, school of optometry, school of podiatry, school of veterinary medicine, or school of public health, as defined by section 724 of the Act. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • 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

  • 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, or other real or personal property or interest in such property. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • Facility advance: means an advance of funds by the Facility to a Regular or Agent member. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • 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 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 Department provides or otherwise makes available assistance in the form of:

    (1) Funds. See 45 CFR 84.3

  • Federal lands: means all lands owned by the United States, except lands:

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

  • Federal share: means the portion of total project costs that are paid by Federal funds. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Federal support: means assistance extended after November 18, 1971, under title VII or VIII of the Act to an entity by means of a grant to, a contract with, or a loan guarantee or interest subsidy payment made on behalf of, such entity. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • 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 supported entity: means an entity which receives Federal support. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • 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
  • 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

  • Grant: means any authorization or instrument BLM issues under section 28 of the Mineral Leasing Act, 30 U. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Grant agreement: means a legal instrument of financial assistance between a Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity and a non-Federal entity that, consistent with 31 U. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Handicap: means any condition or characteristic that renders a person a handicapped person as defined in paragraph (j) of this section. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • Handicapped persons: means any person who (i) has a physical or mental impairment which substantially limits one or more major life activities, (ii) has a record of such an impairment, or (iii) is regarded as having such an impairment. See 45 CFR 84.3
  • HHS awarding agency: means any organization component of HHS that is authorized to make and administer awards. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • 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

  • 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
  • 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
  • mobile home: includes a manufactured home as that term is used in the NFIP. See 43 CFR 2561.3
  • Monitoring: means those actions, subject to §2886. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Natural person credit union: means a Federal or state-chartered credit union primarily serving natural persons. See 43 CFR 2541.2
  • NCUA: means the National Credit Union Administration. See 43 CFR 2547.6
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Oil or gas: means oil, natural gas, synthetic liquid or gaseous fuels, or any refined product produced from them. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • 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
  • 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
  • Pipeline: means a line crossing Federal lands for transportation of oil or gas. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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--

    (1)(i) A department, agency, special purpose district, or other instrumentality of a State or of a local government. See 45 CFR 84.3

  • 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

  • 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 84.3
  • 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

  • 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
  • Right-of-way: means the Federal lands BLM authorizes a holder to use or occupy under a grant. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Health and Human Services. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • 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

  • 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
  • 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
  • State: means any state of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the U. 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 or TUP area. See 43 CFR 2881.5

  • 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
  • TAPS: means the Trans-Alaska Oil Pipeline System. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • 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: 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
  • 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
  • Training program: means a program of training described by section 724(4) of the Act, a program of education described by, or specified by regulations pursuant to, section 795(1) of the Act, a program of education described by section 843(c), 843(d), or 843(e) of the Act, and a program leading to any license or certification requisite to the practice of a health profession for which a degree specified in any such section is granted. See 45 CFR 83.2
  • TUP: means a temporary use permit. See 43 CFR 2881.5