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Terms Used In CFR > Title 6 > Chapter X

  • Access device: means a card, code, or other means of access to a financial account, or any combination thereof, that may be used by a student to initiate electronic fund transfers. See 34 CFR 668.161
  • Act: means the Native American Programs Act of 1974, as amended (42 U. See 45 CFR 1336.10
  • Amendment: means the act of making a change in a previously recorded mining claim or site as described in §3833. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • ANA: means the Administration for Native Americans within the Office of Human Development Services. See 45 CFR 1336.10
  • API: means American Petroleum Institute. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Applicant: means an organization which has applied for financial assistance from ANA. See 45 CFR 1336.10
  • 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 year: means a period of 12 consecutive months beginning at 12 noon on September 1 each year. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Atmospheric pressure: means the pressure exerted by the weight of the atmosphere at a specific location. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Automatic ignition system: means an automatic ignitor and, where needed to ensure continuous combustion, a continuous pilot flame. See 43 CFR 3179.3
  • 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
  • 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
  • BLM: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • BLM State Office: means the Bureau of Land Management State Office listed in §1821. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Btu: means British thermal unit. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Budget period: means the interval of time into which a project period is divided for budgetary and funding purposes, and for which a grant is made. See 45 CFR 1336.10
  • 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
  • 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
  • Communitized area: means the area committed to a BLM approved communitization agreement. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Community beneficiaries: refers to persons who receive services or benefits from a program, but not to AmeriCorps members or to staff of the organization operating the program. See 45 CFR 2522.520
  • 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
  • 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
  • Day: means a calendar day, unless otherwise specified. See 34 CFR 668.161
  • Days: means consecutive calendar days, unless otherwise indicated. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Depository account: means an account at a depository institution described in 12 U. See 34 CFR 668.161
  • Director: means the Director of the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research. See 45 CFR 1330.3
  • 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
  • Economic and social self-sufficiency: means the ability of Native Americans to define and achieve their own economic and social goals. See 45 CFR 1336.10
  • EFT: includes all transactions covered by 31 CFR 208. See 34 CFR 668.161
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Federal lease: A lease issued under the Act of February 25, 1920, as amended (30 U. See 43 CFR 3180.0-5
  • Filed: means a document is--

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

  • Financial account: means a student's or parent's checking or savings account, prepaid card account, or other consumer asset account held directly or indirectly by a financial institution. See 34 CFR 668.161
  • Financial institution: means a bank, savings association, credit union, or any other person or entity that directly or indirectly holds a financial account belonging to a student, issues to a student an access device associated with a financial account, and agrees with the student to provide EFT services. See 34 CFR 668.161
  • FLPMA: means the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, as amended (43 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • 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: (1) This subpart establishes the rules under which a participating institution requests, maintains, disburses, and otherwise manages title IV, HEA program funds. See 34 CFR 668.161
  • General Mining Law: means the Act of May 10, 1872, as amended, (codified as 30 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • GPA: means the Gas Processors Association. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • Grantee: includes subgrantees, programs, and projects. See 45 CFR 2522.520
  • 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
  • Hydrocarbon dew point: means the temperature at which hydrocarbon liquids begin to form within a gas mixture. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Internal evaluation: means an evaluation that a grantee performs in-house without the use of an independent external evaluator. See 45 CFR 2522.520
  • 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
  • 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
  • Location fee: means the one-time fee that 30 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Maintenance fee: means the initial or annual fee that 30 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • 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
  • Mineral Leasing Acts: means the Mineral Leasing Act of [February 25,] 1920, as amended (30 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • 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

  • 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
  • Native American: means American Indian, Indian, Native Hawaiian, and Alaskan Native, as defined in the Act, or in this section. See 45 CFR 1336.10
  • 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
  • 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
  • ONRR: means the Office of Natural Resources Revenue, U. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Open to mineral entry: means that the land is open to the location of mining claims or sites under the General Mining Law. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Parent: means the parent borrower of a Direct PLUS Loan. See 34 CFR 668.161
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Production: means oil or gas removed from a well bore and any products derived therefrom. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • 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
  • psia: means pounds per square inch--absolute. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • psig: means pounds per square inch--gauge. See 43 CFR 3175.10
  • 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 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
  • Recipient: means an organization which has applied for financial assistance, and to which financial assistance is awarded under this Act. See 45 CFR 1336.10
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Service charge: means an administrative fee that BLM assesses under this part to cover the cost of processing documents. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Site: means either an unpatented mill site authorized under 30 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • Small miner: means a claimant who, along with all related parties, holds no more than 10 mining claims or sites on Federal lands on the date annual maintenance fees are due, and meets the additional requirements of part 3835 of this chapter. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • 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
  • Student ledger account: means a bookkeeping account maintained by an institution to record the financial transactions pertaining to a student's enrollment at the institution. See 34 CFR 668.161
  • Surface Resources Act: means the Act of July 23, 1955 (30 U. See 43 CFR 3830.5
  • 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
  • Transporter: means any person or entity who legally moves or transports oil or gas from an FMP. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • 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
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • You: refers to a grantee or applicant organization. See 45 CFR 2522.520