Part 1600 Employee Contribution Elections, Contribution Allocations, and Automatic Enrollment Program
Part 1601 Participants’ Choices of Tsp Funds
Part 1603 Vesting
Part 1605 Correction of Administrative Errors
Part 1620 Expanded and Continuing Eligibility
Part 1630 Privacy Act Regulations
Part 1631 Availability of Records
Part 1632 Rules Regarding Public Observation of Meetings
Part 1633 Standards of Conduct
Part 1636 Enforcement of Nondiscrimination On the Basis of Handicap in Programs or Activities Conducted by the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board
Part 1639 Claims Collection
Part 1640 Periodic Participant Statements
Part 1645 Calculation of Share Prices
Part 1650 Methods of Withdrawing Funds From the Thrift Savings Plan
Part 1651 Death Benefits
Part 1653 Court Orders and Legal Processes Affecting Thrift Savings Plan Accounts
Part 1655 Loan Program
Part 1690 Thrift Savings Plan

Terms Used In CFR > Title 5 > Chapter VI

  • Access: means the ability to:

    (i) Add liquids to or remove liquids from any tank or piping system, through a valve or combination of valves or by moving liquids from one tank to another tank. See 43 CFR 3173.1

  • 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
  • Account processing: includes charging, crediting, and settling of member or eligible institution accounts, excluding individual customer accounts. See 30 CFR 550.227
  • Accredited investor: means the same as in Commission Rule 501(a) (17 CFR 230. See 32 CFR 552.66
  • 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 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 Federal Home Loan Bank Act (12 U. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • 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 Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, as amended (52 Stat. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • Act: means the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships, as amended (33 U. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Acts: means OPA 90 and CERCLA. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • 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 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
  • Administrative expenses: means costs incurred as necessary to carry out the functions of the Funding Corporation, including custodian fees, but does not include any interest on obligations. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Administrative expenses: (1) Include general office and operating expenses such as telephone and photocopy charges, printing, legal, and professional fees, postage, courier services, and office supplies. See 30 CFR 550.251
  • Administrative instructions: Published documents set forth in this part relating to the enforcement of this part, and issued under authority thereof by the Deputy Administrator. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Administrative law judge: means an administrative law judge appointed pursuant to the provisions of 5 U. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration. See 43 CFR 2911.0-5
  • Administrator: The Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any individual authorized to act for the Administrator. See 33 CFR 151.43
  • Administrator: The Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 33 CFR 151.67
  • Administrator: The Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the Wage and Hour Division or his authorized representative. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) or any other employee of APHIS to whom authority has been or may be delegated to act in the Administrator's stead. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • 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
  • 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 claim: means a claim that a claimant has a property interest in a security and that it is a violation of the rights of the claimant for another person to hold, transfer, or deal with the security. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • Advertisement: means the dissemination of information, including but not limited to paid advertisements, that are reasonably calculated to advise the public how to present a claim. See 33 CFR 136.303
  • Affiliate: means any business entity that controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with, a member. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • Agency attorney: means the Deputy Chief Counsel for Operations, the Assistant Chief Counsel, Enforcement, the Assistant Chief Counsel, Europe, Africa, and Middle East Area Office, each Regional Counsel, the Aeronautical Center Counsel, or the Technical Center Counsel, or an attorney on the staff of the Assistant Chief Counsel, Enforcement, the Assistant Chief Counsel, Europe, Africa, and Middle East Area Office, each Regional Counsel, the Aeronautical Center Counsel, or the Technical Center Counsel who prosecutes a civil penalty action. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Agency head: means the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security. See 15 CFR 280.222
  • 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
  • Agricultural seed: The following kinds and varieties of grass, forage, and field crop seed that are used for seeding purposes in the United States:

    Agrotricum--x Agrotriticum Ciferri and Giacom. See 33 CFR 151.67

  • Air transportation: means foreign air transportation or interstate air transportation as defined in 49 U. See 43 CFR 3471.3-1
  • Air transportation: has the meaning ascribed to it in 49 U. See 43 CFR 3472.1-3
  • ALJ: means Administrative Law Judge. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • 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
  • Allocation order: An official action to control the distribution of materials, services, or facilities for a purpose deemed necessary or appropriate to promote the national defense. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Allotment: An official action that specifies the maximum quantity of a material, service, or facility authorized for a specific use to promote the national defense. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • AMA investment grade: means a determination made by the Bank with respect to an asset or pool, based on documented analysis, including consideration of applicable insurance, credit enhancements, and other sources for repayment on the asset or pool, that the Bank has a high degree of confidence that it will be paid principal and interest in all material respects, even under reasonably likely adverse changes to expected economic conditions. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • AMA product: means a structure that is defined by a specific set of terms and conditions that comply with this part 1268 and that is established by a Bank for purposes of governing the Bank's purchase of AMA-eligible loans. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • AMA program: means a Bank-established program to buy mortgage loans that meet the requirements of this part, which may comprise multiple AMA products. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • Amendment: means a change you make to an EP, DPP, or DOCD that is pending before BOEM for a decision (see §§550. See 30 CFR 550.200
  • Animal: Any cattle, sheep, goats, other ruminants, swine, horses, or asses. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service: The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service of the United States Department of Agriculture (APHIS). See 29 CFR 452.63
  • 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
  • Annual CPI-U: means the annual "Consumer Price Index--All Urban Consumers, Not Seasonally Adjusted, U. See 33 CFR 138.220
  • Annuity: means a recurring payment due an entitled person for a calendar month and made to him or her on the first day of the following month. See 43 CFR 3160.0-9
  • Antarctica: means the area south of 60 degrees south latitude. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • APHIS: The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, United States Department of Agriculture. See 33 CFR 151.43
  • APHIS inspector: Any employee of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service or any other individual authorized by the Administrator to enforce this part. See 33 CFR 151.67
  • 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
  • API: means American Petroleum Institute. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • API: means American Petroleum Institute. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Applicable amount: means an amount of financial responsibility that must be demonstrated under this subpart, determined under §138. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • Applicant: means any individual who is a citizen of the United States. See 43 CFR 2911.0-5
  • Applicant: means an operator who has applied for a Certificate or for the renewal of a Certificate under this subpart. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • Applicant: means any person who submits an application for a land use authorization under this part. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Application: means an Application for Vessel Certificate of Financial Responsibility (Water Pollution) (Form CG-5585), which can be obtained from the U. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • Application filing fee: means a filing fee specific to solar and wind energy applications. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Appropriate valves: means those valves that must be sealed during the production or sales phase (e. See 43 CFR 3173.1
  • Approved artificial insemination center: A facility approved or licensed by the national government of the region in which the facility is located to collect and process semen under the general supervision of such government. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Approved embryo transfer unit: A facility approved or licensed by the national government of the region in which the facility is located for the artificial insemination of donor dams or for conception as a result of artificial breeding by a donor sire and for collecting and processing embryos for export under the general supervision of such government. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • 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
  • Area ratio: means the smallest unrestricted area at the primary device divided by the cross-sectional area of the meter tube. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • As-found: means the reading of a mechanical or electronic transducer when compared to a certified test device, prior to making any adjustments to the transducer. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • As-left: means the reading of a mechanical or electronic transducer when compared to a certified test device, after making adjustments to the transducer, but prior to returning the transducer to service. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Assessment: means a monetary penalty that is in addition to a civil penalty and may be imposed if FHFA has made any payment, transferred property, or provided services for a claim that is determined to be in violation of paragraph (a)(1) of §1217. See 41 CFR 301-74.3
  • Asset-backed security: means a debt instrument backed by loans, but does not include debt instruments that meet the definition of a mortgage-backed security. See 41 CFR 302-5.11
  • Assets: includes furniture and equipment, leasehold improvements, and capitalized start-up costs. See 30 CFR 550.227
  • 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
  • Atmospheric pressure: means the pressure exerted by the weight of the atmosphere at a specific location. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Attorney: means a person licensed by a state, the District of Columbia, or a territory of the United States to practice law or appear before the courts of that state or territory. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Audit trail: means all source records necessary to verify and recalculate the volume and quality of oil or gas production measured at a facility measurement point (FMP) and reported to the Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR). See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • 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
  • 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 to whom has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described in this part. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Authorized representative: means any entity or individual authorized by the Secretary to perform duties by cooperative agreement, delegation or contract. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • Automatic ignition system: means an automatic ignitor and, where needed to ensure continuous combustion, a continuous pilot flame. See 43 CFR 3179.3
  • Averaging period: means the previous 12 months or the life of the meter, whichever is shorter. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Ballast water: means any water and suspended matter taken on board a vessel to control or maintain, trim, draught, stability, or stresses of the vessel, regardless of how it is carried. See 33 CFR 151.1504
  • Bank: means a Federal Home Loan Bank established under the authority of the Act. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Base temperature: means 60 °F. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • Beneficiary: means a person or entity who, under the terms of a standby letter of credit, is entitled to have its complying presentation honored. See 41 CFR 302-5.104
  • Benefit: means anything of value, including, but not limited to, any advantage, preference, privilege, license, permit, favorable decision, ruling, or status. See 41 CFR 301-74.3
  • Benefit: means any employee annuity, spouse annuity, survivor annuity, or lump-sum payment under the Railroad Retirement Act. See 43 CFR 3160.0-9
  • Beta ratio: means the measured diameter of the orifice bore divided by the measured inside diameter of the meter tube. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • BIA: means the Bureau of Indian Affairs. See 43 CFR 3173.1
  • Bias: means a systematic shift in the mean value of a set of measurements away from the true value of what is being measured. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Bias: means a shift in the mean value of a set of measurements away from the true value of what is being measured. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • 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
  • Birds: All members of the class Aves (other than poultry or game birds). See 34 CFR 303.707
  • BLM: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • BLM: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • BOEM: means Bureau of Ocean Energy Management. See 30 CFR 550.200
  • Bona fide deferred compensation plan or arrangement: means any plan, contract, agreement, or other arrangement:

    (1) Whereby an affiliated party voluntarily elects to defer all or a portion of the reasonable compensation, wages, or fees paid for services rendered which otherwise would have been paid to such party at the time the services were rendered (including a plan that provides for the crediting of a reasonable investment return on such elective deferrals). See 41 CFR 302-1.1

  • Book-entry Enterprise Security: means an Enterprise Security issued or maintained in the Book-entry System. See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • Book-entry security: means a Farm Credit security issued or maintained in the Book-entry System. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • Book-entry System: means the automated book-entry system operated by the Federal Reserve Banks, acting as the fiscal agent for the Farm Credit banks, through which book-entry securities are issued, recorded, transferred and maintained in book-entry form. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • Book-entry System: means the automated book-entry system operated by the Federal Reserve Banks acting as the fiscal agent for the Enterprises, on which Book-entry Enterprise Securities are issued, recorded, transferred and maintained in book-entry form. See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • BSEE: means Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement. See 30 CFR 550.200
  • Btu: means British thermal unit. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • 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
  • Bureau: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 3130.0-5
  • Business Day: means any calendar day other than a Saturday, Sunday, or legal public holiday listed in 5 U. See 41 CFR 302-6.5
  • Business day: means any day Monday through Friday, excluding Federal holidays. See 43 CFR 3173.1
  • By an agent or legal representative: A claimant's agent or legal representative who presents a claim will do so in the claimant's name and sign the form in such a way that indicates the agent's or legal representative's title or capacity. See 32 CFR 536.27
  • By-pass: means any piping or other arrangement around or avoiding a meter or other measuring device or method (or component thereof) at an FMP that allows oil or gas to flow without measurement. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • 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
  • Cargo: means goods or materials on board a vessel for purposes of transportation, whether proprietary or nonproprietary. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • Cargo residues: means the remnants of any cargo which are not covered by other MARPOL Annexes and which remain on the deck or in holds following loading or unloading, including loading and unloading excess or spillage, whether in wet or dry condition or entrained in wash water, but does not include cargo dust remaining on the deck after sweeping or dust on the external surfaces of the ship. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Carrier: means any air carrier or foreign air carrier as defined in 49 U. See 43 CFR 3471.3-1
  • Carrier: means any air carrier or foreign air carrier as defined in 49 U. See 43 CFR 3472.1-3
  • Case file: means a BOEM document file containing information and the record of evidence related to the alleged violation. See 30 CFR 550.1402
  • 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
  • CERCLA: means title I of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980, as amended (42 U. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • Certificant: means an operator who has a current Certificate issued by the U. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • Certificate: means a Vessel Certificate of Financial Responsibility (Water Pollution) (Form CG-5585) issued by the NPFC under this subpart, as provided in §138. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • Certificate of calibration: means a document stating the base prover volume and other physical data required for the calibration of flow meters. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • Certificated carrier: means a direct air carrier holding authority to provide air transportation granted by the Department of Transportation ("DOT") or the former Civil Aeronautics Board ("CAB") in the form of a certificate of public convenience and necessity under section 41102 of the Title 49 of the United States Code (Transportation) ("the Statute") or an all-cargo air transportation certificate to perform all-cargo air transportation under section 41103 of the Statute. See 43 CFR 3507.20
  • Change-of-gauge service: means a service that requires a change of aircraft en route but has only a single flight number. See 43 CFR 3472.1-3
  • CID: means Conservation Information Document. See 30 CFR 550.200
  • Civil penalty: means a fine. See 30 CFR 550.1402
  • Claim: means any request, demand, or submission:

    (1) Made to FHFA for property, services, or money (including money representing benefits). See 41 CFR 301-74.3

  • Claimant: means the person who files an application for an annuity or lump-sum payment for himself, herself, or some other person. See 43 CFR 3160.0-9
  • Claims for property loss or damage: A claim may be presented by the owner of the property or by a duly authorized agent or legal representative in the owner's name. See 32 CFR 536.27
  • 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
  • Clause: as used in this subpart , means provision or clause as defined in FAR 52. See 48 CFR 552.101-70
  • Clean ballast: means the ballast in a tank which, since oil was last carried therein, has been so cleaned that effluent therefrom, if it were discharged from a ship that is stationary into clean calm water on a clear day would not produce visible traces of oil on the surface of the water or adjoining shorelines or cause a sludge or emulsion to be deposited beneath the surface of the water or upon adjoining shorelines. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • 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
  • CMS: means Coriolis Measurement System. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Code-sharing arrangement: means an arrangement whereby a carrier's designator code is used to identify a flight operated by another carrier. See 43 CFR 3471.3-1
  • Cognizant agency for audit: means the Federal agency designated to carry out the responsibilities described in §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • 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
  • 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
  • Commandant: means the Commandant of the Coast Guard or an authorized representative. See 33 CFR 151.1504
  • Commandant: means Commandant, U. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • 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
  • Commission: means the Securities and Exchange Commission. See 32 CFR 552.66
  • Communitized area: means the area committed to a BLM approved communitization agreement. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Community lending: means providing financing for economic development projects for targeted beneficiaries, and, for community financial institutions (as defined in §1263. See 41 CFR 302-5.104
  • Compensation: means any payment of money or the provision of any other thing of current or potential value in connection with employment. See 41 CFR 301-76.2
  • Compensation to officers: Compensation, including deferred compensation, to officers, directors and controlling persons of the disappearing State savings association by the resulting institution or an affiliate thereof should not be in excess of a reasonable amount, and should be commensurate with their duties and responsibilities. See 32 CFR 536.147
  • Complaint: means a document issued by an agency attorney alleging a violation of a provision of the Federal aviation statute listed in the first sentence of 49 U. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Complaint: means the complaint referred to in the Article 1904 Rules. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Composite meter factor: means a meter factor corrected from normal operating pressure to base pressure. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • 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
  • Confidential regulatory information: means any record, data, or report, including but not limited to examination reports, or any part thereof, that is non-public, privileged or otherwise not intended for public disclosure which is in the possession or control of a financial regulatory agency and which contains information regarding members of a Bank or financial institutions with which a Bank has had or contemplates having transactions under the Bank Act. See 30 CFR 550.243
  • Confidential supervisory information: means information prepared or received by FHFA that meets all of the following criteria:

    (1) The information is not a document prepared by a regulated entity or the Office of Finance for its own business purposes that is in its possession. See 41 CFR 301-72.301

  • Configuration log: means the list of constant flow parameters, calculation methods, alarm set points, and other values that are programmed into the flow computer in a CMS. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • Configuration log: means a list of all fixed or user-programmable parameters used by the flow computer that could affect the calculation or verification of flow rate, volume, or heating value. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Confirm: means to undertake, at the request or with the consent of the issuer, to honor a presentation under a standby letter of credit issued by a member or housing associate. See 41 CFR 302-5.104
  • Consignee: means the person, partnership, corporation or entity in a foreign country to whom noncomplying goods are sent. See 41 CFR 109-1.108
  • Construction: The erection, addition, extension, or alteration of any building, structure, or project, using materials or products which are to be an integral and permanent part of the building, structure, or project. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Convincing evidence: means one or more pieces of evidence that proves to the satisfaction of the Board that an individual meets a requirement for eligibility for benefits. See 43 CFR 3160.0-9
  • Cooking oil: means any type of edible oil or animal fat used or intended to be used for the preparation or cooking of food, but does not include the food itself that is prepared using these oils. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Coriolis meter: means a device which by means of the interaction between a flowing fluid and oscillation of tube(s) infers a mass flow rate. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • Cost allocation plan: means central service cost allocation plan or public assistance cost allocation plan. 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
  • Covered carrier: means a certificated carrier, a commuter carrier, an air taxi, or a U. See 43 CFR 3453.2
  • CPL: means correction for the effect of pressure on a liquid. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • CTL: means correction for the effect of temperature on a liquid. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • Cuban territorial waters: means the territorial sea and internal waters of Cuba determined in accordance with international law. See 33 CFR 107.200
  • Current period: means the year in which the Annual CPI-U was most recently published by the U. See 33 CFR 138.220
  • Current spouse: means a living person who is married to the employee, Member, or retiree at the time of the employee's, Member's, or retiree's death. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Current spouse annuity: means a recurring benefit under FERS that is payable (after the employee's, Member's or retiree's death) to a current spouse who meets the requirements of §843. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • 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
  • Customs: The U. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Customs and border protection officer: means an employee in the Department of Homeland Security occupying a position within the Customs and Border Protection Officer (GS-1895) job series (determined applying the criteria in effect as of September 1, 2007) or any successor position and whose duties include activities relating to the arrival and departure of persons, conveyances, and merchandise at ports of entry. See 15 CFR 280.222
  • CZMA: means Coastal Zone Management Act. See 30 CFR 550.200
  • Data communication: means transmitting and receiving of data to or from Banks, Federal Reserve offices, clearinghouse associations, depository institutions or their service bureaus, and other direct sending entities. See 30 CFR 550.227
  • Data processing: includes capture, storage, and assembling of, and computation of, data from payment instruments received from Federal Reserve offices, Banks, clearinghouse associations, depository institutions, and other direct lending entities. See 30 CFR 550.227
  • days: means calendar days. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • Days: means consecutive calendar days, unless otherwise indicated. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Declaration: A written statement of a grower, shipper, processor, dealer, or importer giving for any lot of seed the kind, variety, type, origin, or the use for which the seed is intended. See 33 CFR 151.67
  • Definitions: (1) The terms used in this subpart shall have the same meaning as set forth in 12 CFR 152. See 32 CFR 536.147
  • Definitive Enterprise Security: means an Enterprise Security in engraved or printed form, or that is otherwise represented by a certificate. See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • Demand: means a subpoena, or an order or other command of a court or other competent authority, for the production of records, information, or testimony that is issued in a legal proceeding. See 41 CFR 301-72.301
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA, Department). See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Department: means the U. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Department: The U. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • 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
  • depository institution: includes a U. See 41 CFR 302-9.12
  • Deputy Administrator: The Deputy Administrator of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, or any officer or employee of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs to whom authority has heretofore been delegated or may hereafter be delegated to act in his stead. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Derivative contract: means generally a financial contract the value of which is derived from the values of one or more referenced assets, rates, or indices of asset values, or credit-related events. See 41 CFR 302-5.11
  • 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 source: means a source designated under §136. See 33 CFR 136.303
  • Designator code: means the airline designations originally allotted and administered pursuant to Agreements CAB 24606 and 26056. See 43 CFR 3471.3-1
  • Direct transloading: The transfer of cargo directly from one means of conveyance to another. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Director: means the Director of the National Institute of Standards & Technology. See 15 CFR 265.1
  • Director: means the Director of the Office of Government Ethics. See 20 CFR 10.508
  • Directorate: means the Directorate of the Funding Corporation established pursuant to section 21B(c) of the Act (12 U. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Directorate: means the board established under section 21(b) of the Bank Act (12 U. See 30 CFR 550.251
  • Discharge: has the meaning found at 33 U. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Discharge: means any release, however caused, from a ship and includes any escape, disposal, spilling, leaking, pumping, emitting or emptying. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Discharge coefficient: means an empirically derived correction factor that is applied to the theoretical differential flow equation in order to calculate a flow rate that is within stated uncertainty limits. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Displacement prover: means a prover consisting of a pipe or pipes with known capacities, a displacement device, and detector switches, which sense when the displacement device has reached the beginning and ending points of the calibrated section of pipe. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • Dividend or interest reinvestment plan: means a plan which is offered solely to existing security holders of the State savings association which allows such persons to reinvest dividends or interest paid to them on securities issued by the State savings association, and which also may allow additional cash amounts to be contributed by the participants in the plan, provided that the securities to be issued are newly issued, or are purchased for the account of plan participants, at prices not in excess of current market prices at the time of purchase, or at prices not in excess of an amount determined in accordance with a pricing formula specified in the plan and based upon average or current market prices at the time of purchase. See 32 CFR 552.66
  • DOCD: means Development Operations Coordination Document. See 30 CFR 550.200
  • Domestic wastes: means all types of wastes not covered by other MARPOL annexes that are generated in the accommodation spaces on board the ship. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • DOT Decisionmaker: as used in this part is the official authorized to issue final decisions of the Department as set forth in §302. See 43 CFR 3486.4
  • DPP: means Development and Production Plan. See 30 CFR 550.200
  • Drainage: means the migration of hydrocarbons, inert gases (other than helium), or associated resources caused by production from other wells. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • DWOP: means Deepwater Operations Plan. See 30 CFR 550.200
  • Dynamic meter factor: means a kinetic meter factor derived by linear interpolation or polynomial fit, used for conditions where a series of meter factors have been determined over a range of normal operating conditions. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • E-COFR: means the Electronic Certificate of Financial Responsibility web-based process located on the NPFC Web site (https://npfc. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • 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
  • Economically marginal property: means a lease, unit PA, or CA that does not generate sufficient revenue above operating costs, such that a prudent operator would opt to plug a well or shut-in the lease, unit PA, or CA instead of making the investments needed to achieve non-commingled measurement of production from that lease, unit PA, or CA. See 43 CFR 3173.1
  • Edible oil tank vessel: means a tank vessel referred to in OPA 90 (33 U. See 33 CFR 138.220
  • Effectively sealed: means the placement of a seal in such a manner that the sealed component cannot be accessed, moved, or altered without breaking the seal. See 43 CFR 3173.1
  • EIA: means Environmental Impact Analysis. See 30 CFR 550.200
  • EIS: means environmental impact statement. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Element range: means the difference between the minimum and maximum value that the element (differential-pressure bellows, static-pressure element, and temperature element) of a mechanical recorder is designed to measure. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Eligible: means that a person meets all of the requirements for payment of benefits but has not yet applied therefor. See 43 CFR 3160.0-9
  • Eligible place: means a place in the United States that--

    (1) Was an eligible point under section 419 of the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 as in effect before October 1, 1988. See 43 CFR 3507.20

  • Eligible place: means a place in the United States that--

    (1) Was an eligible point under section 419 of the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 as in effect before October 1, 1988. See 43 CFR 3473.3-1

  • Embryo: The initial stage of an animal's development after collection from the natural mother, while it is capable of being transferred to a recipient dam, but not including an embryo that has been transferred to a recipient dam. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Employee: means an employee as defined by 5 U. See 15 CFR 280.222
  • Employee: includes a person who has applied for retirement under FERS but had not been separated from the service prior to his or her death, even if the person's retirement would have been retroactively effective upon separation. See 15 CFR 295.8
  • Employee: means an officer or employee of the executive branch of the United States. See 20 CFR 10.508
  • Employee benefit plan: means any purchase, savings, option, rights, bonus, ownership, appreciation, profit sharing, thrift, incentive, pension or similar plan solely for officers, directors or employees. See 32 CFR 552.66
  • En route: means that the ship is underway at sea on a course or courses, including deviation from the shortest direct route, which as far as practicable for navigational purposes, will cause any discharge to be spread over as great an area of the sea as is reasonable and practicable. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • End Use: means the actual manner in which Canadian-produced wheat was used, including, among other uses, milling, brewing, malting, distilling, manufacturing, or export. See 29 CFR 776.5
  • Energy efficiency: means the ratio of the useful output of services in air transportation to the energy consumption of such services. See 43 CFR 3507.11
  • Energy statement: is a statement of the probable impact of a major regulatory action on energy efficiency and energy conservation, contained in a decision, opinion, order, or rule. See 43 CFR 3507.11
  • Enforcement: means action taken by an authorized representative of the Secretary in order to obtain compliance with applicable regulations, Onshore Oil and Gas Orders, 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
  • Enterprise: means the Federal National Mortgage Association and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (collectively, Enterprises) and, except as provided by the Director, any affiliate thereof. See 41 CFR 301-76.2
  • Enterprise Security: means any security or obligation of Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac issued under its respective Charter Act in the form of a Definitive Enterprise Security or a Book-entry Enterprise Security. See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • Entitled: means that a person has applied for and has proved his or her right to payment of benefits. See 43 CFR 3160.0-9
  • Entitlement Holder: means a person to whose account an interest in a book-entry security is credited on the records of a securities intermediary. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • Event log: means an electronic record of all exceptions and changes to the flow parameters contained within the configuration log that occur and have an impact on a quantity transaction record. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • Event log: means an electronic record of all exceptions and changes to the flow parameters contained within the configuration log that occur and have an impact on a quantity transaction record. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Evidence: means any record or document or testimony that helps to show whether a person is eligible for benefits. See 43 CFR 3160.0-9
  • Exchange: means to replace the water in a ballast tank using one of the following methods:

    (1) Flow-through exchange means to flush out ballast water by pumping in mid-ocean water at the bottom of the tank and continuously overflowing the tank from the top until three full volumes of water has been changed to minimize the number of original organisms remaining in the tank. See 33 CFR 151.2005

  • Exchange Act: means the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (15 U. See 32 CFR 552.66
  • Executive officer: means an "executive officer" as defined in 12 CFR 1230. See 41 CFR 302-1.1
  • Expected losses: means the loss on the asset or pool given the expected future economic and market conditions in the model or methodology used by the Bank under §1268. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • Expedited treatment: A notice in conformity with §390. See 32 CFR 536.147
  • 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
  • Exporting region: A region from which shipments are sent to the United States. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Expression vector: A cloning vector designed so that a coding sequence inserted at a particular site will be transcribed and translated into protein. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Extraordinary challenge committee: means the committee established pursuant to Annex 1904. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • FAA: means the Federal Aviation Administration, U. See 43 CFR 3507.20
  • FAA: means the Federal Aviation Administration, an operating administration of the Department of Transportation. See 43 CFR 3453.2
  • FAA decisionmaker: means the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration, acting in the capacity of the decisionmaker on appeal, or any person to whom the Administrator has delegated the Administrator's decisionmaking authority in a civil penalty action. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • FAA-designated hub: means any airport serving a small, medium, or large air traffic hub listed in the Department of Transportation publication, Airport Activity Statistics of Certificated Route Carriers. See 43 CFR 3507.20
  • 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
  • Farm Credit banks: means one or more Farm Credit Banks, agricultural credit banks, and banks for cooperatives. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • Farm Credit securities: means consolidated notes, bonds, debentures, or other similar obligations of the Farm Credit banks and Systemwide notes, bonds, debentures, or similar obligations of the Farm Credit banks issued under sections 4. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • 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
  • 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 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 all lands and interests in lands owned by the United States which are subject to the mineral leasing laws, including mineral resources or mineral estates reserved to the United States in the conveyance of a surface or nonmineral estate. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • Federal lease: A lease issued under the Act of February 25, 1920, as amended (30 U. See 43 CFR 3180.0-5
  • Federal Reserve Bank: means a Federal Reserve Bank or Branch acting as agent for the Farm Credit banks and the Funding Corporation. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • Federal Reserve Bank Operating Circular: means the publication issued by each Federal Reserve Bank that sets forth the terms and conditions under which the Federal Reserve Bank maintains book-entry securities accounts and transfers book-entry securities. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • Federal Reserve Bank Operating Circular: means the publication issued by each Federal Reserve Bank that sets forth the terms and conditions under which the Reserve Bank maintains Book-entry Securities accounts (including Book-entry Enterprise Securities) and transfers Book-entry Securities (including Book-entry Enterprise Securities). See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • FERS: means chapter 84 of title 5, United States Code. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • FERS: means chapter 84 of title 5, United States Code. See 15 CFR 295.8
  • FHFA: means the Federal Housing Finance Agency including the FHFA-OIG. See 41 CFR 301-72.301
  • FHFA Counsel: means an attorney in FHFA's Office of General Counsel. See 41 CFR 301-72.301
  • 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
  • Finance Board: means the Federal Housing Finance Board established pursuant to section 2A(a)(1) of the Act. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Financial guarantor: means a guarantor who provides a financial guaranty under §138. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • financial holding company: as used in this part means the financial holding company and all of its subsidiaries, including a private equity fund or other fund controlled by the financial holding company. See 41 CFR 302-9.12
  • Financial instrument: means any legally enforceable agreement, certificate, or other writing, in hardcopy or electronic form, having monetary value including, but not limited to, any agreement, certificate, or other writing evidencing an asset pledged as collateral to a Bank by a member to secure an advance by the Bank to that member. See 41 CFR 302-2.3
  • Financial regulatory agency: means any of the following:

    (1) The Department of the Treasury, including the Comptroller of the Currency. See 30 CFR 550.243

  • Financial responsibility: means the statutorily required financial ability to meet a responsible party's liability under the Acts. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • financial statements: as used in this part shall be deemed to include all notes to the statements and all related schedules. See 41 CFR 302-9.12
  • Fishing gear: means any physical device or part thereof or combination of items that may be placed on or in the water or on the sea-bed with the intended purpose of capturing, or controlling for subsequent capture or harvesting, marine or fresh water organisms. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • 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
  • Fixed or floating drilling rig or other platform: means a fixed or floating structure located at sea which is engaged in the exploration, exploitation, or associated offshore processing of sea-bed mineral resources. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Flock: A herd. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Flock of origin: The flock in which the eggs were produced. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Food Safety and Inspection Service: The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) of the United States Department of Agriculture. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Food wastes: means any spoiled or unspoiled food substances and includes fruits, vegetables, dairy products, poultry, meat products and food scraps generated aboard ship. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • For personal injury: A claim may be presented by the injured person or by a duly authorized agent or legal representative or, where the claimant is a minor, by a parent or a person in loco parentis. See 32 CFR 536.27
  • For personal property: A claim may be presented by a bailee, lessee, mortgagee, conditional vendor, or others holding title for purposes of security only, unless specifically prohibited by the applicable subpart. See 32 CFR 536.27
  • For real property: The mortgagor, mortgagee, executor, administrator, or personal representative, if he or she may maintain a cause of action in the local courts involving a tort to the specific property, is a proper claimant. See 32 CFR 536.27
  • For wrongful death: A claim may be presented by the executor or administrator of the deceased's estate, or by any person determined to be legally or beneficially entitled under applicable local law. See 32 CFR 536.27
  • Foreign: means outside the United States, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, and the Virgin Islands. See 41 CFR 109-45.5103
  • Foreign service post: means the local diplomatic or consular post in the area where the excess personal property is located. See 41 CFR 109-45.5103
  • Foreign trade zone: A formally prescribed area containing various physical facilities located in or adjacent to ports of entry under the jurisdiction of the United States and established, operated, and maintained as a foreign trade zone pursuant to the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of June 18, 1934 (48 Stat. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Former spouse: means a living person who was married for at least 9 months to an employee, Member, or retiree who performed at least 18 months of creditable service under FERS. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Former spouse annuity: means a recurring benefit under FERS that is payable to a former spouse after the employee's, Member's, or retiree's death. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Fraud: means a misstatement, misrepresentation, or omission that cannot be corrected and that was relied upon by a regulated entity to purchase or sell a loan or financial instrument. See 41 CFR 302-2.3
  • Free water: means the measured volume of water that is present in a container and that is not in suspension in the contained liquid at observed temperature. See 43 CFR 3173.1
  • Fresh water: means water containing not more than 1,000 ppm of total dissolved solids, provided that such water does not contain objectionable levels of any constituent that is toxic to animal, plant or aquatic life, unless otherwise specified in applicable notices or orders. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • from the nearest land: means from the baseline from which the territorial sea of the territory in question is established in accordance with international law, except that, for the purposes of these regulations, "from the nearest land" off the northeastern coast of Australia shall mean from a line drawn from a point on the coast of Australia in--latitude 11°00? South, longitude 142°08? East to a point in--latitude 10°35? South, longitude 141°55? East, thence to a point--latitude 10°00? South, longitude 142°00? East, thence to a point--latitude 9°10? South, longitude 143°52? East, thence to a point--latitude 9°00? South, longitude 144°30? East, thence to a point--latitude 10°41? South, longitude 145°00? East, thence to a point--latitude 13°00? South, longitude 145°00? East, thence to a point--latitude 15°00? South, longitude 146°00? East, thence to a point--latitude 17°30? South, longitude 147°00? East, thence to a point--latitude 21°00? South, longitude 152°55? East, thence to a point on the coast of Australia in latitude 24°42? South, longitude 153°15? East. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • 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
  • FSLIC Resolution Fund: means the Federal Savings and Loan Insurance Corporation Resolution Fund established pursuant to section 11A(a)(1) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 U. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Fuel: means any oil or hazardous substance used or capable of being used to produce heat or power by burning, including power to operate equipment. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • fuel oil: is a lso known as "oil fuel. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Fully reduced annuity: means the recurring payments under FERS received by a retiree who has elected the maximum reduction in his or her annuity to provide a current spouse annuity and/or a former spouse annuity or annuities. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Funding Corporation: means the Resolution Funding Corporation established pursuant to section 21B(b) of the Act. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Funding Corporation: means the Federal Farm Credit Banks Funding Corporation established pursuant to section 4. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • Funding Corporation Principal Fund: means the separate account established under section 21B(g)(2) of the Act. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Funds Account: means a reserve and/or clearing account at a Federal Reserve Bank to which debits or credits are posted for transfers against payment, book-entry securities transaction fees, or principal and interest payments. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • 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
  • Garbage: means all kinds of food wastes, domestic wastes and operational wastes, all plastics, cargo residues, cooking oil, fishing gear, and animal carcasses generated during the normal operation of the ship and liable to be disposed of continuously or periodically except those substances which are defined or listed in other Annexes to the present Convention. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • GARVS: means the BLM's Gas Analysis Reporting and Verification System. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • 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 well: means a well for which the energy equivalent of the gas produced, including its entrained liquefiable hydrocarbons, exceeds the energy equivalent of the oil produced, as determined at the time of well completion. See 43 CFR 3179.3
  • General Counsel: means FHFA's General Counsel or a person within FHFA's Office of General Counsel to whom the General Counsel has delegated responsibilities under this part. See 41 CFR 301-72.301
  • Genetic engineering: The genetic modification of organisms by recombinant DNA techniques. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Global agent: means any fiscal agent, other than the Federal Reserve Banks, used by the Funding Corporation to facilitate the sale of global debt securities. See 32 CFR 651.28
  • Global debt securities: means consolidated Systemwide debt securities issued by the Funding Corporation on behalf of the Farm Credit banks under section 4. See 32 CFR 651.28
  • Golden parachute payment: means any payment in the nature of compensation made by a troubled institution for the benefit of any current or former affiliated party that is contingent on or provided in connection with the termination of such party's primary employment or affiliation with the troubled institution. See 41 CFR 302-1.1
  • Governmental agency: means the governor, legislature, and any other component of a federal, state, local, tribal, or Alaskan native village government with authority to act for or on behalf of that government. See 41 CFR 302-5.2
  • GPA: means the Gas Processors Association. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • 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
  • Great Lakes: means Lake Ontario, Lake Erie, Lake Huron (including Lake Saint Clair), Lake Michigan, Lake Superior, and the connecting channels (Saint Mary's River, Saint Clair River, Detroit River, Niagara River, and Saint Lawrence River to the Canadian border), and includes all other bodies of water within the drainage basin of such lakes and connecting channels. See 33 CFR 151.1504
  • Great Lakes: means the Great Lakes of North America and the St. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Gross standard volume: means a volume of oil corrected to base pressure and temperature. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • Guarantor: means any person, other than a responsible party, who provides evidence of financial responsibility under the Acts on behalf of a vessel's responsible parties. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • Harmful substance: means any substance which, if introduced into the sea, is liable to create hazards to human health, harm living resources and marine life, damage amenities, or interfere with other legitimate uses of the sea, and includes any substance subject to control by MARPOL. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Hazard: An emergency or disaster resulting from:

    (1) A natural disaster, or

    (2) An accidental or man-caused event. See 15 CFR 700.8

  • 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
  • Heating value: means the gross heat energy released by the complete combustion of one standard cubic foot of gas at 14. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Heating value variability: means the deviation of previous heating values over a given time period from the average heating value over that same time period, calculated at a 95 percent confidence level. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Herd: All animals maintained on any single premises. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • High viscosity NLS: includes Category A NLSs having a viscosity of at least 25 mPa. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Holder: means any entity with a BLM right-of-way authorization. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • 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
  • House: A structure, enclosed by walls and a roof, in which poultry are raised. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Housing projects: means projects or activities that involve the purchase, construction, rehabilitation or refinancing (subject to §1292. See 41 CFR 302-6.303
  • Hybrid: When applied to kinds or varieties of seed means the first generation seed of a cross produced by controlling the pollination and by combining two or more inbred lines. See 33 CFR 151.67
  • Hydrocarbon dew point: means the temperature at which hydrocarbon liquids begin to form within a gas mixture. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • IBLA: means the Department of the Interior, Board of Land Appeals. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • 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
  • Incident: means any occurrence or series of occurrences having the same origin, involving one or more vessels, facilities, or any combination thereof, resulting in the discharge or substantial threat of discharge of oil into or upon the navigable waters or adjoining shorelines or the exclusive economic zone. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • Incinerator ashes: means ash and clinkers resulting from shipboard incinerators used for the incineration of garbage. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Independent trustee: means a trustee who meets the requirements of §2634. See 20 CFR 10.508
  • Indian lands: means any lands or interests in lands of an Indian tribe or an Indian allottee held in trust by the United States or which is subject to Federal restriction against alienation, including mineral resources and mineral estates reserved to an Indian tribe or Indian allottee in the conveyance of a surface or nonmineral estate, except that such term does not include any lands subject to the provisions of section 3 of the Act of June 28, 1906 (34 Stat. See 43 CFR 3190.0-5
  • 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
  • Indicated volume: means the uncorrected volume indicated by the meter in a lease automatic custody transfer system or the Coriolis meter in a CMS. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • 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
  • Individual Employer Record: means a record of each employer's benefit ratio; reserve ratio; 1-year compensation base; 3-year compensation base; unallocated charge; reserve balance; net cumulative contribution balance; and cumulative benefit balance. See 43 CFR 3250.14
  • Individually negotiated settlement agreement: means an agreement that settles a claim, or avoids a claim reasonably anticipated to be brought, against a troubled institution by an affiliated party and involves a payment in association with termination to, and a release of claims by, the affiliated party. See 41 CFR 302-1.1
  • 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
  • Innage gauging: means the level of a liquid in a tank measured from the datum plate or tank bottom to the surface of the liquid. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • 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 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 33 CFR 150.627
  • Inspector: An employee of APHIS who is authorized to perform the function involved. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • Inspector: Any employee of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Institution of higher education: has the meaning given that term in section 101(a) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (20 U. See 48 CFR 538.7001
  • Insurer: is a type of guarantor and means one or more insurance companies, associations of underwriters, ship owners' protection and indemnity associations, or other persons, each of which must be acceptable to the Director, NPFC. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • 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
  • Integration: means a process by which the lines on a circular chart (differential pressure, static pressure, and flowing temperature) used in conjunction with a mechanical chart recorder are re-traced or interpreted in order to determine the volume that is represented by the area under the lines. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Interest payment due date: means the date on which the next quarterly interest payments on obligations are due. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Interested party: means the President, the Vice President, an employee, a nominee or candidate as described in §2634. See 20 CFR 10.508
  • 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: From one State into or through any other State. See 33 CFR 151.43
  • Interstate: From any State into or through any other State. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Investigating official: means the FHFA Inspector General, or an officer or employee of the FHFA Office of Inspector General designated by the FHFA Inspector General. See 41 CFR 301-74.3
  • Investigation: means any inquiry into any action by or on behalf of a lessee or operator of a Federal or Indian lease, or transporter of oil from such lease. See 43 CFR 3190.0-5
  • investigation: means a non-adjudicatory, informal nonpublic investigation for the purpose of determining whether formal enforcement action should be instituted with respect to alleged violations of law. See 43 CFR 3501.1
  • Investment quality: means a determination made by the Bank with respect to a security or obligation that, based on documented analysis, including consideration of the sources for repayment on the security or obligation:

    (1) There is adequate financial backing so that full and timely payment of principal and interest on such security or obligation is expected. See 41 CFR 302-5.11

  • IOP: means Integrated Operations Plan. See 30 CFR 550.200
  • 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
  • Issuance of forms: means the designation and distribution of standardized forms for use in collection, processing, and settlement services. See 30 CFR 550.227
  • Issuer: means a State savings association which issues or proposes to issue any security. See 32 CFR 552.66
  • 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
  • Kind: One or more related species or subspecies that singly or collectively is known by one common name, e. See 33 CFR 151.67
  • 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
  • Knowingly or willfully: means a violation that constitutes the voluntary or conscious performance of an act that is prohibited or the voluntary or conscious failure to perform an act or duty that is required. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • Knows or has reason to know: (1) For purposes of establishing liability under 31 U. See 41 CFR 301-74.3
  • LACT: means lease automatic custody transfer. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Land description: means a location surveyed in accordance with the U. See 43 CFR 3173.1
  • 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
  • Lease: means an authorization to possess and use public lands for a fixed period of time. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Lease: means any contract, profit-share arrangement, joint venture or other agreement issued or approved by the United States under a mineral leasing law that authorizes exploration for, extraction of or removal of oil or gas. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • Lease site: means any lands, including the surface of a severed mineral estate, on which exploration for, or extraction and removal of, oil or gas is authorized under a lease. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • Legal proceeding: means any matter before a court of law, administrative board or tribunal, commission, administrative law judge, hearing officer, or other body that conducts a legal or administrative proceeding. See 41 CFR 301-72.301
  • Length: means the horizontal distance between the foremost part of a ship's stem to the aftermost part of its stern, excluding fittings and attachments. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Lessee: means a person or entity holding record title in a lease issued by the United States. See 43 CFR 3100.0-5
  • Lessee: means any person holding record title or owning operating rights in a lease issued or approved by the United States. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • Lessor: means the party to a lease who holds legal or beneficial title to the mineral estate in the leased lands. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • License: A license issued under the Act by the Secretary to sample cotton. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • 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
  • Live input variable: means a datum that is automatically obtained in real time by an EGM system. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Local educational agency: has the meaning given that term in section 8013 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (20 U. See 48 CFR 538.7001
  • Long-term wet lease: means a lease by which the lessor provides both an aircraft and crew dedicated to a particular route(s), and which either:

    (1) Lasts more than 60 days. See 43 CFR 3471.3-1

  • Lot of seed: A definite quantity of seed identified by a lot number, every portion or bag of which is uniform, within permitted tolerances, for the factors that appear in the labeling. See 33 CFR 151.67
  • Mail: includes U. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Major program: means a Federal program determined by the auditor to be a major program in accordance with §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Major violation: means noncompliance that causes or threatens immediate, substantial, and adverse impacts on public health and safety, the environment, production accountability, or royalty income. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • 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
  • MARPOL: means the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocols of 1978 and 1997 relating to that Convention. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Master Certificate: means a Certificate issued under this subpart to a person who is a builder, repairer, scrapper, lessor, or seller of a vessel and is acting as the vessel's operator. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • Maximum ultimate economic recovery: means the recovery of oil and gas from leased lands which a prudent operator could be expected to make from that field or reservoir given existing knowledge of reservoir and other pertinent facts and utilizing common industry practices for primary, secondary or tertiary recovery operations. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • Mcf: means 1,000 standard cubic feet. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Mean: means the sum of all the values in a data set divided by the number of values in the data set. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • 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
  • 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
  • Member: means a Member of Congress. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Meter factor: means a ratio obtained by dividing the measured volume of liquid that passed through a prover or master meter during the proving by the measured volume of liquid that passed through the line meter during the proving, corrected to base pressure and temperature. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • 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
  • Mining claim: means any unpatented mining claim, millsite, or tunnel site located under the mining laws. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Minor violation: means noncompliance that does not rise to the level of a major violation. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • Mishandling: means failing to measure or account for removal of production from a facility. See 43 CFR 3173.1
  • Mixture: Seeds consisting of more than one kind or variety, each present in excess of 5 percent of the whole. See 33 CFR 151.67
  • Modification: means a change required by the Regional Supervisor to an EP, DPP, or DOCD (see §550. See 30 CFR 550.200
  • Mole percent: means the number of molecules of a particular type that are present in a gas mixture divided by the total number of molecules in the gas mixture, expressed as a percentage. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • 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
  • Motorized equipment: means any machine that uses or is activated by a motor, engine, or other power source. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • Move: To carry, enter, import, mail, ship, or transport. See 33 CFR 151.43
  • Navigable waters: means the territorial sea of the United States (as defined in Presidential Proclamation 5928 of December 27, 1988) and the internal waters of the United States. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • NBA Notice Date: means the date on which FHFA receives a new business activity notice. See 41 CFR 302-6.5
  • Nearest land: The term "from the nearest land" means from the baseline from which the territorial sea of the territory in question is established in accordance with international law, except that, for the purposes of these regulations, "from the nearest land" off the northeastern coast of Australia shall mean from a line drawn from a point on the coast of Australia in--latitude 11°00? South, longitude 142°08? East to a point in--latitude 10°35? South, longitude 141°55? East, thence to a point--latitude 10°00? South, longitude 142°00? East, thence to a point--latitude 9°10? South, longitude 143°52? East, thence to a point--latitude 9°00? South, longitude 144°30? East, thence to a point--latitude 10°41? South, longitude 145°00? East, thence to a point--latitude 13°00? South, longitude 145°00? East, thence to a point--latitude 15°00? South, longitude 146°00? East, thence to a point--latitude 17°30? South, longitude 147°00? East, thence to a point--latitude 21°00? South, longitude 152°55? East, thence to a point on the coast of Australia in latitude 24°42? South, longitude 153°15? East. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • NEPA: means the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969. See 43 CFR 3507.11
  • NEPA: means the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (42 U. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Net earnings: means net earnings after deducting expenses relating to section 10(j) of the Act (Affordable Housing Program) and operating expenses, but without reduction for chargeoffs and payments to fund interest payments on obligations. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Net standard volume: means the gross standard volume corrected for quantities of non-merchantable substances such as sediment and water. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • New or unusual technology: means equipment or procedures that:

    (1) Have not been used previously or extensively in a BOEM OCS Region. See 30 CFR 550.200

  • 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
  • NIST: means National Institute of Standards and Technology. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • NLS: means Noxious Liquid Substance. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • NLS Certificate: means an International Pollution Prevention Certificate for the Carriage of Noxious Liquid Substances in Bulk issued under MARPOL. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Non-administrative expenses: means custodian fees, issuance costs, and interest on Financing Corporation obligations. See 30 CFR 550.251
  • Non-public information: has the meaning set forth in §1214. See 41 CFR 302-4.702
  • Noncomplying goods: means any item described in §1019. See 41 CFR 109-1.108
  • Notice: means the charging document served by FHFA to commence an administrative proceeding to impose a civil penalty and, if appropriate, an assessment under chapter 38 of subtitle III of title 31, U. See 41 CFR 301-74.3
  • Notice of Appearance: means the notice of appearance provided for by Article 1904 Rules or by the ECC Rules. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Noxious weed: Any plant or plant product that can directly or indirectly injure or cause damage to crops (including nursery stock or plant products), livestock, poultry, or other interests of agriculture, irrigation, navigation, the natural resources of the United States, the public health, or the environment. See 33 CFR 151.43
  • NPDES: means National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System. See 30 CFR 550.200
  • 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
  • Obligations: means bonds issued by the Funding Corporation under section 21B(f) of the Act. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • 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
  • Obligations: means debentures, bonds, and similar debt securities issued by the Financing Corporation under sections 21(c)(3) and (e) of the Bank Act (12 U. See 30 CFR 550.251
  • Occurrences which pose an imminent threat of oil pollution: means those incidents that are likely to result in a discharge of oil and include, but are not limited to: vessel collisions, grounding or stranding. See 33 CFR 135.303
  • OCS: means Outer Continental Shelf. See 30 CFR 550.200
  • Off-lease measurement: means measurement at an FMP that is not located on the lease, unit, or communitized area from which the production came. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Office account: Office account means an account established for the purposes of supporting the activities of a Federal or State officeholder which contains campaign funds and funds donated, but does not include an account used exclusively for funds appropriated by Congress, a State legislature, or another similar public appropriating body, or an account of the officeholder which contains only the personal funds of the officeholder. See 41 CFR 109-45.303
  • 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
  • Offshore vehicle: means a vehicle that is capable of being driven on ice. See 30 CFR 550.200
  • OGOR: means Oil and Gas Operations Report (Form ONRR-4054 or any successor report). See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • 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: means petroleum whether in solid, semi-solid, emulsified, or liquid form, including but not limited to, crude oil, fuel oil, sludge, oil refuse, oil residue, and refined products, and, without limiting the generality of the foregoing, includes the substances listed in Appendix I of Annex I of MARPOL. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • 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 residue: means oil cargo residue. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Oil spill response vessel: means a tank vessel referred to in OPA 90 (33 U. See 33 CFR 138.220
  • Oil tanker: means a ship constructed or adapted primarily to carry oil in bulk in its cargo spaces and includes combination carriers and any "chemical tanker" as defined in Annex II of MARPOL when it is carrying a cargo or part cargo of oil in bulk. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Oil-like NLS: means each cargo listed in §151. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Oily mixture: includes , but is not limited to--

    (1) Slops from bilges;

    (2) Slops from oil cargoes (such as cargo tank washings, oily waste, and oily refuse);

    (3) Oil residue (sludge); and

    (4) Oily ballast water from cargo or fuel oil tanks. See 33 CFR 151.05

  • One-half reduced annuity: means the recurring payments under FERS received by a retiree who has elected one-half of the full reduction in his or her annuity to provide a partial current spouse annuity or a partial former spouse annuity or annuities. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • ONRR: means the Office of Natural Resources Revenue, U. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Onshore oil and gas order: means a formal numbered order issued by the Director that implements and supplements the regulations in this part. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • Operating carrier: means the carrier that is operating the aircraft in a code-sharing arrangement or long-term wet lease. See 43 CFR 3471.3-1
  • 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
  • Operating rights owner: means a person who owns operating rights in a lease. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • Operational wastes: means all solid wastes (including slurries) not covered by other MARPOL Annexes that are collected on board during normal maintenance or operations of a ship, or used for cargo stowage and handling. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • 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 is an owner, a demise charterer, or other contractor, who conducts the operation of, or who is responsible for the operation of, a vessel. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • Operator: The operator responsible for the day-to-day operations of a facility. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • 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 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 3160.0-5
  • 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
  • Order assessing civil penalty: means a document that contains a finding of a violation of a provision of the Federal aviation statute listed in the first sentence of 49 U. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Order-level materials: means supplies and/or services acquired in direct support of an individual task or delivery order placed against an authorized (see GSAR 538. See 48 CFR 538.7200
  • Organism: Any active, infective, or dormant stage or life form of an entity characterized as living, including vertebrate and invertebrate animals, plants, bacteria, fungi, mycoplasmas, mycoplasma-like organisms, as well as entities such as viroids, viruses, or any entity characterized as living, related to the foregoing. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Outage gauging: means the distance from the surface of the liquid in a tank to the reference gauge point of the tank. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • 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
  • Owner: The owner, or his agent (including the operator of a carrier), having responsible custody of a plant, plant product, plant pest, soil, or other product or article subject to this part. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Owner: means any person holding legal or equitable title to a vessel. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • owner: includes the following:

    (1) For real property. See 32 CFR 536.27

  • 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
  • Participant: means a person that maintains a participant's securities account with a Federal Reserve Bank. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • Participant: means a Person or Enterprise that maintains a Participant's Securities Account with a Federal Reserve Bank. See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • Participating area: That part of a unit area which is considered reasonably proven to be productive of unitized substances in paying quantities or which is necessary for unit operations and to which production is allocated in the manner prescribed in the unit agreement. See 43 CFR 3180.0-5
  • Participating financial institution: means a member or housing associate of a Bank that is authorized to sell, credit enhance, or service mortgage loans to or for its own Bank through an AMA program, or a member or housing associate of another Bank that has been authorized to sell, credit enhance, or service mortgage loans to or for the other Bank pursuant to an agreement between the Bank acquiring the AMA product and the Bank of which the selling institution is a member or housing associate. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • Party: means the respondent or the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Pelleted seed: Any seed unit covered with a substance that changes the size, shape, or weight of the original seed in order to improve the plantability or singulation of the seed. See 33 CFR 151.67
  • 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
  • Permanent measurement facility: means all equipment constructed or installed and used on-site for 6 months or longer, for the purpose of determining the quantity, quality, or storage of production, and which meets the definition of FMP under §3170. See 43 CFR 3173.1
  • Permit: A written authorization, including by electronic methods, by the Administrator to move plants, plant products, biological control organisms, plant pests, noxious weeds, or articles under conditions prescribed by the Administrator. See 33 CFR 151.43
  • Permit: means a short-term revocable authorization to use public lands for specified purposes. See 43 CFR 2920.0-5
  • Permit: A written permit issued by the Administrator, for the introduction of a regulated article under conditions determined by the Administrator, not to present a risk of plant pest introduction. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Person: means an individual, firm, public or private corporation, partnership, association, State, municipality, commission, political subdivision of a State, or any interstate body. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, association, firm, partnership, society, or joint stock company. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Person: Any individual, partnership, corporation, association, joint venture, or other legal entity. See 33 CFR 151.43
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, association, firm, partnership, society, joint stock company, or any other legal entity. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • 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 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: 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, firm, corporation, association, partnership, consortium or joint venture. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • Person: means the same as in 12 CFR 192. See 32 CFR 552.66
  • 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 an individual, corporation, company, governmental entity, association, firm, partnership, trust, estate, representative and any other similar organization, but does not mean the United States, a Farm Credit bank, the Funding Corporation or a Federal Reserve Bank. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • Person: means any individual, partnership, corporation, association, or private organization. See 41 CFR 301-74.3
  • Person: Any individual, partnership, corporation, company, society, association, or other organized group. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Personal delivery: includes hand-delivery or use of a contract or express messenger service. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • 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
  • 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
  • Piping: means a tubular system (e. See 43 CFR 3173.1
  • Plant: Any living stage or form of any member of the plant kingdom3 including, but not limited to, eukaryotic algae, mosses, club mosses, ferns, angiosperms, gymnosperms, and lichens (which contain algae) including any parts (e. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Plant pest: means any living stage of: Any insects, mites, nematodes, slugs, snails, protozoa, or other invertebrate animals, bacteria, fungi, other parasitic plants or reproductive parts thereof, viruses, or any organisms similar to or allied with any of the foregoing, or any infectious substances, which can directly or indirectly injure or cause disease or damage in any plants or parts thereof, or any processed, manufactured, or other products of plants. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Plant pest: Any living stage (including active and dormant forms) of insects, mites, nematodes, slugs, snails, protozoa, or other invertebrate animals, bacteria, fungi, other parasitic plants or reproductive parts thereof. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Plant Protection Act: Title IV of Public Law 106-224, 114 Stat. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs: The Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, of the U. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Plants and plant products: Nursery stock, other plants, plant parts, roots, bulbs, seeds, fruits, nuts, vegetables, and other plant products, and any product constituted, in whole or in part, of plant material which has not been so manufactured or processed as to eliminate pest risk. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Plastic: means a solid material, which contains as an essential ingredient one or more high molecular mass polymers, and which is formed (shaped) during either the manufacture of the polymer or the fabrication into a finished product by heat and/or pressure. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Pleading: means a complaint, an answer, and any amendment of these documents permitted under this subpart. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • PMT: means Production Measurement Team. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • Point of royalty measurement: means a BLM-approved FMP at which the volume and quality of oil or gas which is subject to royalty is measured. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Pool: means a group of loans acquired under one or more loan funding commitments, contractual agreements, or similar arrangements. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • Port: Any place designated by the President, Secretary of the Treasury, or Congress at which a Customs officer is assigned with authority to accept entries of merchandise, to collect duties, and to enforce the various provisions of the Customs and Navigation laws in force at that place. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Port: means a terminal or group of terminals or any place or facility that has been designated as a port by the COTP. See 33 CFR 151.1504
  • Port of arrival: Any port in the United States at which a prohibited or restricted product or article arrives. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • 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
  • Port of entry: A port at which a specified shipment or means of conveyance is accepted for entry or admitted without entry into the United States. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Port of first arrival: The land area (such as a seaport, airport, or land border station) where a person, or a land, water, or air vehicle, first arrives after entering the territorial limits of the United States, and where inspection of articles is carried out by APHIS inspectors. See 33 CFR 151.67
  • Port or place of destination: means any port or place to which a vessel is bound to anchor or moor. See 33 CFR 151.2005
  • Positive displacement meter: means a meter that registers the volume passing through the meter using a system which constantly and mechanically isolates the flowing liquid into segments of known volume. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • Possible fraud: means that a regulated entity has a reasonable belief, based upon a review of information available to the regulated entity, that fraud may be occurring or has occurred. See 41 CFR 302-2.3
  • 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
  • Preparedness: means actions that may include, but are not limited to planning, resourcing, training, exercising, and organizing to build, sustain, and improve operational disaster response capabilities. See 48 CFR 538.7001
  • Presiding officer: means an administrative law judge appointed under 5 U. See 41 CFR 301-74.3
  • Previous period: means the year in which the previous limit of liability was established, or last adjusted by statute or regulation, whichever is later. See 33 CFR 138.220
  • Prewash: means a tank washing operation that meets the procedure in 46 CFR 153. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Primary device: means the volume-measurement equipment installed in a pipeline that creates a measureable and predictable pressure drop in response to the flow rate of fluid through the pipeline. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Primary position: means a position classified within the Customs and Border Protection Officer (GS-1895) job series (determined applying the criteria in effect as of September 1, 2007) or any successor position whose duties include the performance of work directly connected with activities relating to the arrival and departure of persons, conveyances, and merchandise at ports of entry. See 15 CFR 280.222
  • Produce: means provide, disclose, expose, or grant access to. See 41 CFR 301-72.301
  • Production: means oil or gas removed from a well bore and any products derived therefrom. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Production equipment: Any item of capital equipment used in producing materials or furnishing services that has a unit acquisition cost of $2,500 or more, an anticipated service life in excess of one year, and the potential for maintaining its integrity as a capital item. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • 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 phase: means that event during which oil is delivered directly to or through production equipment to the storage facilities and includes all operations at the facility other than those defined by the sales phase. See 43 CFR 3173.1
  • 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
  • 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 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 subpart, or any other address shown by other reasonable and available means. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • 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
  • Proposal: means a proposal submitted for an initial contract award. See 48 CFR 537.201
  • Proprietary data: means information obtained from a lessee that constitutes trade secrets, or commercial or financial information that is privileged or confidential, or other information that may be withheld under the Freedom of Information Act (5 U. See 43 CFR 3190.0-5
  • Proprietary information: means trade secrets, or privileged or confidential commercial or financial information that, if shared among the Banks and the Office of Finance as provided under this part, would likely cause substantial competitive harm to the Bank to which the information pertains. See 41 CFR 302-4.702
  • Protective well: means a well drilled or modified to prevent or offset drainage of oil and gas resources from its Federal or Indian lease. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • psia: means pounds per square inch--absolute. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • psig: means pounds per square inch--gauge. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • 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 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
  • Purchaser: means any person or entity who legally takes ownership of oil or gas in exchange for financial or other consideration. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Qualified blind trust: means a trust in which the interested party has a beneficial interest and which:

    (1) Is certified pursuant to §2634. See 20 CFR 10.508

  • Qualified diversified trust: means a trust in which the interested party has a beneficial interest and which:

    (1) Is certified pursuant to §2634. See 20 CFR 10.508

  • Qualified insurer: means an insurer that a Bank approves in accordance with §1268. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • Qualified test facility: means a facility with currently certified measurement systems for mass, length, time, temperature, and pressure traceable to the NIST primary standards or applicable international standards approved by the BLM. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Qualified trust: means a trust described in the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 and this part and certified by the Director under this subpart. See 20 CFR 10.508
  • Qualifying court order: means a court order that awards a former spouse annuity and that satisfies the requirements of section 8445 of title 5, United States Code, for awarding a former spouse annuity. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Range improvement: means an authorized physical modification or treatment which is designed to improve production of forage. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Real property: means land, including land improvements, structures and appurtenances thereto, but excludes moveable machinery and equipment. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Reasonable and comparable: means compensation that is:

    (1) Reasonable--compensation, taken in whole or in part, that would be appropriate for the position and based on a review of relevant factors including, but not limited to:

    (i) The duties and responsibilities of the position. See 41 CFR 301-76.2

  • Receivership proceeds: means the liquidating dividends and payments made on claims received by the Federal Savings and Loan Insurance Corporation Resolution Fund established under section 11A of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 U. See 30 CFR 550.251
  • 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
  • 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
  • Recognized Classification Society: means a classification society that is a participating member of the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS). See 33 CFR 151.05
  • recognized hazardous conditions: as used in this subpart , means conditions that are:

    (1) Generally known among persons in the affected industry as causing, or likely to cause, death or serious physical harm to persons exposed to those conditions; and

    (2) Routinely controlled in the affected industry. See 33 CFR 150.601

  • 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
  • Recovery: means actions including, but not limited to, the development, coordination, and execution of service- and site-restoration plans. See 48 CFR 538.7001
  • Redundancy verification: means a process of verifying the accuracy of an EGM system by comparing the readings of two sets of transducers placed on the same primary device. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Region: Any defined geographic land area identifiable by geological, political, or surveyed boundaries. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • 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
  • Regulated article: Any organism which has been altered or produced through genetic engineering, if the donor organism, recipient organism, or vector or vector agent belongs to any genera or taxa designated in §340. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Regulated entity: means any Enterprise and any Federal Home Loan Bank. See 41 CFR 301-76.2
  • 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

  • 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
  • Relief: means disaster "response" and "recovery. See 48 CFR 538.7001
  • Report of investigation: means a report containing the findings and conclusions of an investigation under chapter 38 of subtitle III of title 31, U. See 41 CFR 301-74.3
  • Representative: means a person who acts on behalf of a claimant in regard to his or her claim for benefits from the Board and in the presentation of evidence to support the claim. See 43 CFR 3160.0-9
  • 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
  • Request: means any informal request, by whatever method, in connection with a legal proceeding, seeking production of records, information, or testimony that has not been ordered by a court or other competent authority. See 41 CFR 301-72.301
  • Resident alien: means an alien lawfully admitted to the United States for permanent residence in accordance with section 101(a)(20) of the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1952, as amended, 8 U. See 33 CFR 141.10
  • Residential real property: has the meaning set forth in §1266. See 41 CFR 302-5.15
  • Residue cargo: Shipments authorized by Customs to be transported under the Customs bond of the carrier on which the shipments arrive, without entry being filed, for direct export from the first port of arrival, or to another port for entry or for direct export at that port without entry being required. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Respondent: means any person alleged to be liable for a civil penalty or assessment under §1217. See 41 CFR 301-74.3
  • Respondent: means a person, corporation, or company named in a complaint. See 33 CFR 117.929
  • Response: means immediate actions taken during a disaster, or in its immediate aftermath, in order to save lives, protect property and the environment, and meet basic human needs. See 48 CFR 538.7001
  • Response time: Within 20 business days of receiving your request, the FOIA Officer will tell you whether we have granted or denied it. See 32 CFR 552.100
  • Responsible person: The person who has control and will maintain control over the introduction of the regulated article and assure that all conditions contained in the permit and requirements in this part are complied with. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Responsible person: The person who has control over and will maintain control over the movement of the noxious weed and assure that all conditions contained in the permit and requirements in this part are complied with. See 33 CFR 151.43
  • Retiree: as used in this subpart , does not include a current spouse, former spouse, child, or person with an insurable interest receiving a survivor annuity. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • Retiree: means a former employee or Member who is receiving recurring payments under FERS based on service by the employee or Member. See 15 CFR 295.8
  • return to work: as used in this subpart is not limited to returning to work at the employee's normal worksite or usual position, but may include returning to work at other locations and in other positions. See 20 CFR 10.505
  • Reviewing Officer: means a BOEM employee assigned to review case files and assess civil penalties. See 30 CFR 550.1402
  • Reviewing official: means the General Counsel of FHFA, as so designated by the Director pursuant to 31 U. See 41 CFR 301-74.3
  • 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
  • RTC: means the Resolution Trust Corporation established pursuant to section 21A(b)(1)(A) of the Act and which terminated on December 31, 1995, pursuant to section 21A(m) of the Act. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Ruminants: All animals that chew the cud, such as cattle, buffaloes, sheep, goats, deer, antelopes, camels, llamas and giraffes. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • Safeguard: A procedure for handling, maintaining, or disposing of prohibited or restricted products and articles subject to this part so as to eliminate the risk of plant pest dissemination which the prohibited or restricted products and articles may present. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • SBIC: means a small business investment company formed pursuant to section 301 of the Small Business Investment Act (15 U. See 41 CFR 302-5.8
  • Screenings: Chaff, sterile florets, immature seed, weed seed, inert matter, and any other materials removed in any way from any seeds in any kind of cleaning or processing and which contains less than 25 percent of live agricultural or vegetable seeds. See 33 CFR 151.67
  • Seagoing vessel: means a vessel in commercial service that operates beyond the boundary line established by 46 CFR part 7. See 33 CFR 151.2005
  • Seal: means a uniquely numbered device that completely secures either a valve or those components of a measuring system that affect the quality or quantity of the oil being measured. See 43 CFR 3173.1
  • Secondary device: means the differential-pressure, static-pressure, and temperature transducers in an EGM system, or a mechanical recorder, including the differential pressure, static pressure, and temperature elements, and the clock, pens, pen linkages, and circular chart. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Secondary position: means a position within the Department of Homeland Security that is either--

    (1) Supervisory. See 15 CFR 280.222

  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Treasury or the designee of the Secretary of the Treasury. See 41 CFR 302-9.203
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the United States Department of Labor or the Secretary's designee. See 29 CFR 502.10 v2
  • Securities Act: means the Securities Act of 1933 (15 U. See 32 CFR 552.66
  • Securities Documentation: means the applicable statement of terms, trust indenture, securities agreement, offering circular or other documents establishing the terms of a book-entry security. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • Securities Documentation: means the applicable statement of terms, trust indenture, securities agreement or other documents establishing the terms of a Book-entry Enterprise Security. See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • Security: means any non-withdrawable account, note, stock, treasury stock, bond, debenture, evidence of indebtedness, certificate of interest or participation in any profit-sharing agreement, collateral-trust certificate, preorganization or subscription, transferable share, investment contract, voting trust certificate or, in general, any interest or instrument commonly known as a security, or any certificate of interest or participation in, temporary or interim certificate for, receipt for, guarantee of, or warrant or right to subscribe to or purchase any of the foregoing, except that a security shall not include an account insured, in whole or in part, by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. See 32 CFR 552.66
  • Security: means a Farm Credit security as defined in paragraph (h) of this section. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • Security: means any mortgage participation certificate, note, bond, debenture, evidence of indebtedness, collateral-trust certificate, transferable share, certificate of deposit for a security, or, in general, any interest or instrument commonly known as a "security". See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • Security Entitlement: means the rights and property interest of an entitlement holder with respect to a book-entry security. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • Sediments: means any matter settled out of ballast water within a vessel. See 33 CFR 151.1504
  • Segregated ballast: means the ballast water introduced into a tank that is completely separated from the cargo oil and fuel oil system and that is permanently allocated to the carriage of ballast or to the carriage of ballast or cargoes other than oil or noxious substances as variously defined in the Annexes of MARPOL. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Self-only annuity: means the recurring unreduced payments under FERS to a retiree with no survivor annuity payable to anyone. See 15 CFR 270.101
  • sell: includes every contract to sell or otherwise dispose of a security or interest in a security for value. See 32 CFR 552.66
  • Separated employee: means a former employee who has been separated from the service but who has not met all the requirements for retirement under FERS or who has not filed an application for retirement under FERS. See 15 CFR 295.8
  • 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 list: means the list maintained by the Commission Secretary under 19 CFR 201. See 43 CFR 3105.1
  • Set-aside: An official action that requires a person to reserve materials, services, or facilities capacity in anticipation of the receipt of rated orders. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Ship: means a vessel of any type whatsoever, operating in the marine environment. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • Ship: Any means of transportation by water. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Shipboard oil pollution emergency plan: means a plan prepared, submitted, and maintained according to the provisions of §§151. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • 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
  • Single-hull: means the hull of a tank vessel that is constructed or adapted to carry, or that carries, oil in bulk as cargo or cargo residue, that is not a double hull as defined in 33 CFR part 157. See 33 CFR 138.220
  • 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 those grounds and facilities of the National Institute of Standards & Technology, Department of Commerce located in Montgomery County, Maryland, and in Boulder and Larimer Counties, Colorado, over which the Federal Government has acquired concurrent jurisdiction in accordance with appropriate authority. See 15 CFR 265.1
  • Slop oil: means oil that is of such quality that it is not acceptable to normal purchasers and is usually sold to oil reclaimers. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Smoking: means the use of a tobacco product, electronic cigarettes whether or not they are a tobacco product, or similar products that produce a smoke, mist, vapor, or aerosol, with the exception of products (other than electronic cigarettes) which meet the definition of a medical device in section 201(h) of the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, such as nebulizers. See 43 CFR 3453.3-1
  • Soil: The loose surface material of the earth in which plants grow, in most cases consisting of disintegrated rock with an admixture of organic material and soluble salts. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Solidifying NLS: means a Category A, B, or C NLS that has a melting point--

    (1) Greater than 0 °C but less than 15 °C and a temperature, measured under the procedure in 46 CFR 153. See 33 CFR 151.05

  • Special area: means a sea area, where for recognized technical reasons in relation to its oceanographical and ecological condition and to the particular character of the traffic, the adoption of special mandatory methods for the prevention of sea pollution by oil, NLSs, or garbage is required. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • 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 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
  • Stably integrated: The cloned genetic material is contiguous with elements of the recipient genome and is replicated exclusively by mechanisms used by recipient genomic DNA. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • Standard deviation: means a measure of the variation in a distribution, and is equal to the square root of the arithmetic mean of the squares of the deviations of each value in the distribution from the arithmetic mean of the distribution. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Standards: means any one or more of the prudential management and operations standards established by the Director pursuant to 12 U. See 41 CFR 302-3.2
  • Standby letter of credit: means a definite undertaking by an issuer on behalf of an applicant that represents an obligation to the beneficiary, pursuant to a complying presentation: to repay money borrowed by, advanced to, or for the account of the applicant. See 41 CFR 302-5.104
  • State: includes any of the individual entities comprising the United States. See 43 CFR 3507.20
  • 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 33 CFR 151.43
  • State: Any State, the District of Columbia, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands of the United States, and any other territory or possession of the United States. See 33 CFR 151.67
  • 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
  • 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 any State of the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, or any other territory or possession of the United States. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • State savings association: includes any underwriter participating in the distribution of securities of a State savings association. See 32 CFR 552.66
  • Statement packaging: includes receiving statement information from members or eligible institutions or their service bureaus on respective customer cycle dates. See 30 CFR 550.227
  • Statistically significant: describes a difference between two data sets that exceeds the threshold of significance. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Statute: means Subtitle VII of Title 49 of the United States Code (Transportation). See 43 CFR 3507.11
  • Statute: means Subtitle VII of Title 49 of the United States Code (Transportation). See 43 CFR 3507.20
  • Statute: when used in this chapter means Subtitle VII of Title 49 of the United States Code (Transportation). See 43 CFR 3486.4
  • Storage services: includes filing, storage, and truncation of items. See 30 CFR 550.227
  • Stores and furnishings: Plants and plant products for use on board a carrier. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • 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
  • 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 financial and legal commitments: is a relative one, and the determination whether such commitments have been made, so as to qualify a person for an exchange under this subpart, will be made on a case-by-case basis. See 43 CFR 3436.0-5
  • Superintendent: means the superintendent of an Indian Agency, or other officer authorized to act in matters of record and law with respect to oil and gas leases on restricted Indian lands. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • Supplies: means all tangible personal property other than those described in Equipment. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Surface use plan of operations: means a plan for surface use, disturbance, and reclamation. See 43 CFR 3160.0-5
  • 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
  • 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
  • Tampering: means any deliberate adjustment or alteration to a meter or measurement device, appropriate valve, or measurement process that could introduce bias into the measurement or affect the BLM's ability to independently verify volumes or qualities reported. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Tank vessel: means a vessel (other than an offshore supply vessel, a fishing vessel or a fish tender vessel of 750 gross tons or less that transfers fuel without charge to a fishing vessel owned by the same person, or a towing or pushing vessel (tug) simply because it has in its custody a tank barge) that is constructed or adapted to carry, or that carries, oil or liquid hazardous material in bulk as cargo or cargo residue, and that--

    (1) Is a vessel of the United States. See 33 CFR 138.20

  • 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
  • Targeted beneficiaries: means beneficiaries determined by the geographical area in which a project is located (Geographically Defined Beneficiaries), by the individuals who benefit from a project as employees or service recipients (Individual Beneficiaries), or by the nature of the project itself (Activity Beneficiaries), as follows:

    (1) Geographically Defined Beneficiaries:

    (i) The project is located in a neighborhood with a median income at or below the targeted income level. See 41 CFR 302-6.303

  • Targeted community lending: means providing financing for economic development projects for targeted beneficiaries. See 41 CFR 302-6.303
  • Terminal: means an onshore facility or an offshore structure located in the navigable waters of the United States or subject to the jurisdiction of the United States and used, or intended to be used, as a port or facility for the transfer or other handling of a harmful substance. See 33 CFR 151.05
  • 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: 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
  • Testimony: means any written or oral statements, including depositions, answers to interrogatories, affidavits, declarations, and recorded interviews made by an individual about FHFA information in connection with a legal proceeding. See 41 CFR 301-72.301
  • 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: means any person or entity except a director, officer, employee or agent of either:

    (1) A Bank in possession of any particular confidential regulatory information. See 30 CFR 550.243

  • Third-party in-kind contributions: means the value of non-cash contributions (i. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • 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
  • Threshold of significance: means the maximum difference between two data sets (a and b) that can be attributed to uncertainty effects. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Through the United States: From and to places outside the United States. See 33 CFR 151.43
  • Ticket agent: has the meaning ascribed to it in 49 U. See 43 CFR 3471.3-1
  • Ticket agent: has the meaning ascribed to it in 49 U. See 43 CFR 3472.1-3
  • Total applicable amount: means the amount determined under §138. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • Transducer: means an electronic device that converts a physical property, such as pressure, temperature, or electrical resistance, into an electrical output signal that varies proportionally with the magnitude of the physical property. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • Transducer: means an electronic device that converts a physical property such as pressure, temperature, or electrical resistance into an electrical output signal that varies proportionally with the magnitude of the physical property. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Transfer: means any conveyance of an interest in a lease by assignment, sublease or otherwise. See 43 CFR 3100.0-5
  • transfer: means purchases or sales of assets or liabilities in bulk not made in the ordinary course of business including, but not limited to, transfers of assets or savings account liabilities, purchases of assets, and assumptions of deposit accounts or other liabilities, and combinations with a depository institution other than an insured depository institution. See 32 CFR 536.147
  • Transfer Message: means an instruction of a participant to a Federal Reserve Bank to effect a transfer of a book-entry security maintained in the Book-entry System, as set forth in Federal Reserve Bank Operating Circulars. See 32 CFR 651.15
  • Transfer message: means an instruction of a Participant to a Federal Reserve Bank to effect a transfer of a Book-entry Security (including a Book-entry Enterprise Security) maintained in the Book-entry System, as set forth in Federal Reserve Bank Operating Circulars. See 41 CFR 302-3.408
  • 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 items: includes transporting items from Federal Reserve offices, other Banks' clearinghouse associations, depository institutions, and other direct sending entities to a Bank. See 30 CFR 550.227
  • Transporter: means any person or entity who legally moves or transports oil or gas from an FMP. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Troubled institution: means a regulated entity or the OF that is:

    (1) Insolvent. See 41 CFR 302-1.1

  • TUP: means a temporary use permit. See 43 CFR 2881.5
  • Turndown: means a reduction of the measurement range of a transducer in order to improve measurement accuracy at the lower end of its scale. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Uncertainty: means the range of error that could occur between a measured value and the true value being measured, calculated at a 95 percent confidence level. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Uncertainty: means the statistical range of error that can be expected between a measured value and the true value of what is being measured. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Underwriter: means any person who has purchased from an issuer with a view to, or offers or sells for an issuer in connection with, the distribution of any security, or participates or has a participation in the direct or indirect underwriting of any such undertaking. See 32 CFR 552.66
  • Uniformed guard: means a designated employee appointed by the Director for purposes of carrying out the authority of a U. See 15 CFR 265.1
  • Unit: means the land within a unit area as defined in 43 CFR 3180. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Unit area: The area described in an agreement as constituting the land logically subject to exploration and/or development under such agreement. See 43 CFR 3180.0-5
  • 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: includes the several States, the District of Columbia, and the several territories and possessions of the United States. See 43 CFR 3507.20
  • United States: All of the States. See 33 CFR 150.611
  • United States: The States, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands of the United States, and the territorial waters of the United States adjacent to those land areas. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • United States: All of the States. See 33 CFR 151.43
  • United States: All of the several States of the United States, the District of Columbia, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands of the United States and all other territories and possessions of the United States. See 29 CFR 452.63
  • United States: means the States, the District of Columbia, Guam, American Samoa, the Virgin Islands, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and any other territory or possession over which the United States exercises sovereignty. See 33 CFR 151.2005
  • United States: All of the States. See 33 CFR 151.67
  • United States: All of the States. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • 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
  • Unitized land: Those lands and formations within a unit area which are committed to an approved agreement or plan. See 43 CFR 3180.0-5
  • Unitized substances: Deposits of oil and gas contained in the unitized land which are recoverable in paying quantities by operation under and pursuant to an agreement. See 43 CFR 3180.0-5
  • Unloaded or landed for transportation and exportation: Brought in by carrier and transferred to another carrier for transportation to another port for exportation, whether or not some form of Customs entry is made. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • Unloaded or landed for transshipment and exportation: Brought in by carrier and transferred to another carrier for exportation from the same port, whether or not some form of Customs entry is made. See 33 CFR 150.627
  • 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

  • unusual circumstances: means our need to:

    (1) Search for and get the requested records from field offices or other locations;

    (2) Search for, get, and review many records identified in a single request;

    (3) Consult with another Federal agency having a substantial interest in the request; or

    (4) Consult with two or more FCA offices having a substantial interest in the request. See 32 CFR 552.100

  • Upper calibrated limit: means the maximum engineering value for which a transducer was calibrated by certified equipment, either in the factory or in the field. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • 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
  • Vapor tight: means capable of holding pressure differential only slightly higher than that of installed pressure-relieving or vapor recovery devices. See 43 CFR 3174.1
  • Variance: means an approved alternative to a provision or standard of a regulation, Onshore Oil and Gas Order, or NTL. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Variety: A subdivision of a kind which is characterized by growth, plant, fruit, seed, or other characteristics by which it can be differentiated from other sorts of the same kind. See 33 CFR 151.67
  • Vegetable seed: The seed of the following kinds and varieties that are or may be grown in gardens or on truck farms and are or may be generally known and sold under the name of vegetable seed:

    Artichoke--Cynara cardunculus L. See 33 CFR 151.67

  • Verification: means the process of determining the amount of error in a differential pressure, static pressure, or temperature transducer or element by comparing the readings of the transducer or element with the readings from a certified test device with known accuracy. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Vessel: includes every description of watercraft or other artificial contrivance used, or capable of being used, as a means of transportation on water, including auxiliary vessels. See 33 CFR 107.200
  • Vessel: means every description of watercraft or other artificial contrivance used, or capable of being used, as a means of transportation on water. See 33 CFR 138.20
  • Vessel: means every description of watercraft or other artifical contrivance used, or capable of being used, as a means of transportation on water. See 33 CFR 151.1006
  • Vetting official: means the USAID employee identified in the solicitation or contract as having responsibility for receiving vetting information, responding to questions about information to be included on the Partner Information Form, coordinating with the USAID Office of Security (SEC), and conveying the vetting determination to each offeror, potential subcontractors subject to vetting, and the contracting officer. See 48 CFR 704.7002
  • 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 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
  • Voyage: means any transit by a vessel destined for the Great Lakes or the Hudson River, north of the George Washington Bridge, from a port or place outside of the EEZ, including intermediate stops at a port or place within the EEZ. See 33 CFR 151.1504
  • Voyage: means any transit by a vessel destined for any United States port or place. See 33 CFR 151.2005
  • 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
  • Waste oil: means oil that has been determined by the AO or authorized representative to be of such quality that it cannot be treated economically and put in a marketable condition with existing or modified lease facilities or portable equipment, cannot be sold to reclaimers, and has been determined by the AO to have no economic value. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Watercraft: means any vessel used to transport persons or material on water. See 41 CFR 109-38.5201
  • Waters of the United States: means waters subject to the jurisdiction of the United States as defined in 33 CFR 2. See 33 CFR 151.1504
  • 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
  • Wild swine: Any swine which are allowed to roam outside an enclosure. See 34 CFR 303.707
  • WIS: means Well Information System or any successor electronic filing system. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • 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: Any day that the recipient of an order is open for business. See 15 CFR 700.8
  • Working interest: An interest held in unitized substances or in lands containing the same by virtue of a lease, operating agreement, fee title, or otherwise, under which, except as otherwise provided in the agreement, the owner of such interest is vested with the right to explore for, develop, and produce such substances. See 43 CFR 3180.0-5