Part 4501 Supplemental Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Office of Personnel Management

Terms Used In CFR > Title 5 > Chapter XXXV

  • Actual shoreline: means the line which is washed by the water wherever it covers the bed of a body of water at its mean high water level. See 43 CFR 1864.0-5
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of Agricultural Marketing Service. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Agency head: means the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security. See 15 CFR 280.222
  • Agricultural Marketing Service: means the Agricultural Marketing Service of the Department. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • 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
  • 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 1864.0-5
  • 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 1865.0-5
  • Central service cost allocation plan: means the documentation identifying, accumulating, and allocating or developing billing rates based on the allowable costs of services provided by a state, local government, or Indian tribe on a centralized basis to its departments and agencies. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Cognizant agency for audit: means the Federal agency designated to carry out the responsibilities described in §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Cognizant agency for indirect costs: means the Federal agency responsible for reviewing, negotiating, and approving cost allocation plans or indirect cost proposals developed under this part on behalf of all Federal agencies. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Cost allocation plan: means central service cost allocation plan or public assistance cost allocation plan. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • 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
  • Department: means the U. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • 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
  • Error: means the inclusion of erroneous descriptions, terms, conditions, covenants, reservations, provisions and names or the omission of requisite descriptions, terms, conditions, covenants, reservations, provisions and names either in their entirety or in part, in a patent or document of conveyance as a result of factual error. See 43 CFR 1865.0-5
  • Expenditures: means charges made by a non-Federal entity to a project or program for which a Federal award was received. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • FERS: means chapter 84 of title 5, United States Code. See 15 CFR 295.8
  • HHS awarding agency: means any organization component of HHS that is authorized to make and administer awards. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Lands: means lands and interests in lands now or formerly forming a part of the reserved or unreserved public lands of the contiguous 48 States and Alaska and as to any coastal State, includes submerged lands inside of the seaward boundary of the State. See 43 CFR 1864.0-5
  • Local government: means any unit of government within a state, including a:

    (1) County. See 45 CFR 75.2

  • Meander line: means a survey line established for the purpose of representing the location of the actual shoreline of a permanent natural body of water, without showing all the details of its windings and irregularities. See 43 CFR 1864.0-5
  • Non-Federal entity: means a state, local government, Indian tribe, institution of higher education (IHE), or nonprofit organization that carries out a Federal award as a recipient or subrecipient. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Pass-through entity: means a non-Federal entity that provides a subaward to a subrecipient to carry out part of a Federal program. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Patents or other documents of conveyance: means a land patent, a deed or some other similar instrument in the chain of title to realty that has been issued by the United States under laws administered by the Bureau of Land Management or its predecessors pertaining to the disposal of the public lands of the United States or of an interest therein. See 43 CFR 1865.0-5
  • 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
  • Regulations: means the regulations in this subpart. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • 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
  • Sampling: means the act of selecting samples of a commodity for the purpose of inspection under the regulations in this part. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Secondary position: means a position within the Department of Homeland Security that is either--

    (1) Supervisory. See 15 CFR 280.222

  • 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
  • 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 "the state and any of its creations including any governmental instrumentality within a state, including cities, counties, or other official local governmental entities. See 43 CFR 1864.0-5