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Terms Used In CFR > Title 5 > Chapter XXIX

  • Act: means the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, as amended (52 Stat. See 29 CFR 570.1
  • Act: when used in this part, means the Act of August 13, 1954 (68 Stat. See 43 CFR 3740.0-1
  • Adverse event: means an untoward, undesirable, and usually unanticipated event that causes death or serious injury, or the risk thereof. See 42 CFR 482.70
  • Advisory committee: means any committee, council, or board established or utilized for purposes of obtaining advice or recommendations. See 43 CFR 1784.0-5
  • 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 subpart. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • AWG: means American Wire Gauge. See 33 CFR 183.402
  • Carrier: means an individual or organization engaged in transporting passengers or goods for hire to the United States. See 33 CFR 183.542
  • Claimant: means the person under state or Federal law who is the owner of all or any part of an unpatented mining claim or site. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Closed to mineral entry: means the land is not available for the location of mining claims or sites because Congress, BLM, or another surface managing agency has withdrawn or otherwise segregated the lands from the operation of the General Mining Law, often subject to valid existing rights. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Consistent: means that the Bureau of Land Management plans will adhere to the terms, conditions, and decisions of officially approved and adopted resource related plans, or in their absence, with policies and programs, subject to the qualifications in §1615. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Cooperating agency: means an eligible governmental entity that has entered into a written agreement with the BLM establishing cooperating agency status in the planning and NEPA processes. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Designated Federal officer: means the Federal officer or employee designated by an advisory committee charter who approves meeting agendas and attends all meetings of the committee and its subcommittees, if any. See 43 CFR 1784.0-5
  • Director: means the Director of the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 1784.0-5
  • Electrical component: means electrical equipment such as, but not limited to, conductors, solenoids, motors, generators, alternators, distributors, resistors, appliances and electrical control devices. See 33 CFR 183.402
  • Environment: means surface and subsurface resources both tangible and intangible, including air, water, mineral, scenic, cultural, paleontological, vegetative, soil, wildlife, fish and wilderness values. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • Federal lands: means any lands or interest in lands owned by the United States, subject to location under the General Mining Law, including, but not limited to, those lands within forest reservations in the National Forest System and wildlife refuges in the National Wildlife Refuge System. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Field Manager: means a BLM employee with the title "Field Manager" or "District Manager. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Filed: means a document is--

    (a) Received by BLM on or before the due date. See 43 CFR 3830.5

  • Flame arrestor: means a device or assembly that prevents passage of flame through a fuel vent. See 33 CFR 183.505
  • Fuel: means gasoline. See 33 CFR 183.605
  • Fuel system: means the entire assembly of the fuel fill, vent, tank, and distribution components, including pumps, valves, strainers, carburetors, and filters. See 33 CFR 183.505
  • Guidance: means any type of written communication or instruction that transmits objectives, goals, constraints, or any other direction that helps the Field Managers and staff know how to prepare a specific resource management plan. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Leasing Act: when used in this part, refers to the "mineral leasing laws" as defined in section 11 of the Act of August 13, 1954 (68 Stat 708). See 43 CFR 3740.0-1
  • Local government: means any political subdivision of the State and any general purpose unit of local government with resource planning, resource management, zoning, or land use regulation authority. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Manner and degree: means that existing operations will be defined geographically by the area of active development and the logical adjacent (not necessarily contiguous) continuation of the existing activity, and not necessarily by the boundary of a particular, claim or lease, and in some cases a change in the kind of activity if the impacts from the continuation and change of activity are not of a significantly different kind than the existing impacts. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • Manufacturer: means any person engaged in:

    (1) The manufacture, construction, or assembly of recreational vessels, or

    (2) The importation of recreational vessels into the United States for subsequent sale. See 33 CFR 183.803

  • Mineral materials: means those materials that--

    (a) BLM may sell under the Mineral Materials Act of July 31, 1947 (30 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5

  • Mining claim: means any unpatented mining claim, millsite, or tunnel site authorized by the U. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • Mining operations: means all functions, work, facilities, and activities in connection with the prospecting, development, extraction, and processing of mineral deposits and all uses reasonably incident thereto including the construction and maintenance of means of access to and across lands subject to these regulations, whether the operations take place on or off the claim. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • Multiple use: means the management of the public lands and their various resource values so that they are utilized in the combination that will best meet the present and future needs of the American people. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • National Forest Wilderness: means an area or part of an area of National Forest lands designated by the Wilderness Act as a wilderness area within the National Wilderness Preservation System. See 43 CFR 3823.0-5
  • Open to the atmosphere: means a compartment that has at least 15 square inches of open area directly exposed to the atmosphere for each cubic foot of net compartment volume. See 33 CFR 183.605
  • Operator: means a person conducting or proposing to conduct mining operations. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • 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
  • Pigtails: means external power conductors or wires that are part of electrical components and appliances, such as bilge pumps, blowers, lamps, switches, solenoids, and fuses. See 33 CFR 183.402
  • Public: means affected or interested individuals, including consumer organizations, public land resource users, corporations and other business entities, environmental organizations and other special interest groups and officials of State, local, and Indian tribal governments. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Public lands: means any lands or interest in lands owned by the United States and administered by the Secretary of the Interior through 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 1601.0-5
  • Public lands: means any lands and interest in lands owned by the United States administered by the Secretary of the Interior through the Bureau of Land Management, except:

    (1) Lands located on the Outer Continental Shelf. See 43 CFR 1784.0-5

  • Recording: means the act of filing a notice or certificate of location with the local recording office and BLM, as required by FLPMA. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Resource management plan: means a land use plan as described by the Federal Land Policy and Management Act. See 43 CFR 1601.0-5
  • Secretary: means Secretary of the Interior. See 43 CFR 1784.0-5
  • Sheath: means a material used as a continuous protective covering, such as electrical tape, molded rubber, molded plastic, or flexible tubing, around one or more insulated conductors. See 33 CFR 183.402
  • Static floating position: means the attitude in which a boat floats in calm water, with each fuel tank filled to its rated capacity, but with no person or item of portable equipment on board. See 33 CFR 183.505
  • Transplant center: means an organ-specific transplant program (as defined in this rule) within a transplant hospital (for example, a hospital's lung transplant program may also be referred to as the hospital's lung transplant center). See 42 CFR 482.70
  • Undue and unnecessary degradation: means impacts greater than those that would normally be expected from an activity being accomplished in compliance with current standards and regulations and based on sound practices, including use of the best reasonably available technology. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • Valid existing right: means a valid discovery had been made on a mining claim on October 21, 1976, and continues to be valid at the time of exercise. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • Wilderness inventory: means an evaluation conducted under BLM wilderness inventory procedures which results in a written description and map showing those lands that meet the wilderness criteria established under section 603(a) of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5
  • Wilderness Study Area: means a roadless area of 5,000 acres or more or roadless islands which have been found through the Bureau of Land Management wilderness inventory process to have wilderness characteristics (thus having the potential of being included in the National Wilderness Preservation System), and which will be subjected to intensive analysis through the Bureau's planning system, and through public review to determine wilderness suitability, and is not yet the subject of a Congressional decision regarding its designation as wilderness. See 43 CFR 3802.0-5