Part 9001 Supplemental Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Federal Housing Finance Agency

Terms Used In CFR > Title 5 > Chapter LXXX

  • Act: means section 516 of the Airport and Airway Improvement Act of September 3, 1982 (49 U. See 43 CFR 2640.0-5
  • Administrator: The Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Service 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. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service: The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, of the United States Department of Agriculture (APHIS. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • APHIS representative: An individual employed by Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, United States Department of Agriculture, who is authorized to perform the function involved. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • APHIS-defined EU Poultry Trade Region: The European Union Member States of Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales, the Isle of Man, and Northern Ireland). See 34 CFR 303.707
  • APHIS-defined European CSF region: A single region of Europe recognized by APHIS as low risk for classical swine fever. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Approved establishment: means an establishment authorized by Veterinary Services for the receipt and handling of restricted imported animal carcasses, products, and byproducts. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Article: as used in this subpart means an article of the Hague Agreement. See 37 CFR 1.1001
  • Authorized inspector: Any individual authorized by the Administrator of APHIS or the Commissioner of Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security, to enforce the regulations in this part. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Birds: All members of the class Aves (other than poultry or game birds). See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Bureau: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 3130.0-5
  • Cold spot: The area in a flexible plastic cooking tube or other type of container loaded with meat product, or the areas at various points along the belt in an oven chamber, slowest to reach the required temperature during the cooking process. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Commercial birds: Birds that are imported for resale, breeding, public display, or any other purpose, except pet birds, zoological birds, research birds, or performing or theatrical birds. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Commercial poultry: Chickens, doves, ducks, geese, grouse, guinea fowl, partridges, pea fowl, pheasants, pigeons, quail, swans, and turkeys (including eggs for hatching) which are imported for resale, breeding, public display, or any other commercial purpose. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Contact: Known or potential commingling of products during processing or storage, or while being transported from any point to any other point. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Container: For the purposes of §94. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA, Department). See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • Direct transloading: The transfer of cargo directly from one means of conveyance to another. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Exporting region: A region from which shipments are sent to the United States. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Farm equipment: Equipment used in the production of livestock or crops, including, but not limited to, mowers, harvesters, loaders, slaughter machinery, agricultural tractors, farm engines, farm trailers, farm carts, and farm wagons, but excluding automobiles and trucks. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Federally inspected and passed: Inspected and passed under the Meat Inspection Act, as amended (21 U. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • Flock of origin: The flock in which the eggs were produced. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Food article: Any article of human food derived wholly or in part from meat, meat byproducts, or meat food products, which is not subject to the Federal meat inspection laws, and animal casings, for which the mark of Federal meat inspection is requested: Provided, That such articles and casings are derived from federally inspected and passed carcasses. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • Food Safety and Inspection Service: The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) of the United States Department of Agriculture. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • FSIS inspector: An individual authorized by the Administrator, Food Safety and Inspection Service, United States Department of Agriculture, to perform the function involved. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Game birds: Migratory birds, including certain ducks, geese, pigeons, and doves ("migratory" refers to seasonal flight to and from the United States). See 34 CFR 303.707
  • House: A structure, enclosed by walls and a roof, in which poultry are raised. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Immediate export: The period of time determined by APHIS, based on shipping routes and timetables, to be the shortest practicable interval of time between the arrival in the United States of an incoming carrier and the departure from the United States of an outgoing carrier, to transport a consignment of products. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Indicator piece: A cube or slice of meat to be used for the pink juice test, required to meet minimum size specifications. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Inspector: Any officer or employee of the Department authorized to perform any duties under the regulations in this part. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • Mechanically separated meat: A finely comminuted product resulting from the mechanical separation and removal of most of the bone from attached skeletal muscle of bovine carcasses that meets the FSIS specifications contained in 9 CFR 319. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Newcastle disease: Newcastle disease is an acute, rapidly spreading, and usually fatal viral infection of poultry caused by an avian paramyxovirus serotype 1 that meets one of the following criteria for virulence: The virus has an intracerebral pathogenicity index (ICPI) in day-old chicks (Gallus gallus) of 0. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Official establishment: An establishment operated under Federal meat inspection pursuant to the Meat Inspection Act, as amended (21 U. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • Operator: The operator responsible for the day-to-day operations of a facility. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, association, firm, partnership, society, or joint stock company, or other organized group of any of the foregoing. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • Personal use: Only for personal consumption or display and not distributed further or sold. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Pink juice test: Determination of whether meat has been thoroughly cooked by observation of whether the flesh and juices have lost all red and pink color. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Port of arrival: Any place in the United States at which a product or article arrives, unless the product or article remains on the means of conveyance on which it arrived within the territorial limits of the United States. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Poultry: Chickens, turkeys, swans, partridges, guinea fowl, pea fowl. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Premises of origin: The premises where the flock of origin is kept. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Region: Any defined geographic land area identifiable by geological, political, or surveyed boundaries. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Region of origin: For meat and meat products, the region in which the animal from which the meat or meat products were derived was born, raised and slaughtered. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Ruminants: All animals that chew the cud, such as cattle, buffaloes, sheep, goats, deer, antelopes, camels, llamas and giraffes. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Secretary: The Secretary of Agriculture of the United States, or any officer or employee of the Department to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or may hereafter be delegated, to act in his stead in connection with the function involved. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • Service: The Food Safety and Inspection Service of the Department. See 37 CFR 1.1045
  • 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
  • State: Any of the several States of the United States, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, Guam, the Virgin Islands of the United States, or any other territory or possession of the United States. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Suspect for a transmissible spongiform encephalopathy: (1) A sheep or goat that has tested positive for a transmissible spongiform encephalopathy or for the proteinase resistant protein associated with a transmissible spongiform encephalopathy, unless the animal is designated as positive for a transmissible spongiform encephalopathy. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Thoroughly cooked: Heated sufficiently to inactivate any pathogen that may be present, as indicated by the required TID or pink juice test. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • United States: All of the States. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Wild swine: Any swine which are allowed to roam outside an enclosure. See 34 CFR 303.707