Part 5501 Supplemental Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Department of Health and Human Services
Part 5502 Supplemental Financial Disclosure Requirements for Employees of the Department of Health and Human Services

Terms Used In CFR > Title 5 > Chapter XLV

  • Act: means the Act of December 15, 1971, as amended (16 U. See 43 CFR 4700.0-5
  • Authorized officer: means any employee of the Bureau of Land Management to whom has been delegated the authority to perform the duties described herein. See 43 CFR 4700.0-5
  • Humane treatment: means handling compatible with animal husbandry practices accepted in the veterinary community, without causing unnecessary stress or suffering to a wild horse or burro. See 43 CFR 4700.0-5
  • Inhumane treatment: means any intentional or negligent action or failure to act that causes stress, injury, or undue suffering to a wild horse or burro and is not compatible with animal husbandry practices accepted in the veterinary community. See 43 CFR 4700.0-5
  • Private maintenance: means the provision of proper care and humane treatment to excess wild horses and burros by qualified individuals under the terms and conditions specified in a Private Maintenance and Care Agreement. See 43 CFR 4700.0-5
  • Public lands: means any lands or interests in lands administered by the Secretary of the Interior through the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 4700.0-5
  • Wild horses and burros: means all unbranded and unclaimed horses and burros that use public lands as all or part of their habitat, that have been removed from these lands by the authorized officer, or that have been born of wild horses or burros in authorized BLM facilities, but have not lost their status under section 3 of the Act. See 43 CFR 4700.0-5