Subpart Regulations
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Apples
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Apples for Processing
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Grapefruit (Texas and States Other Than Florida, California, and Arizona)
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Oranges (Texas and States Other Than Florida, California, and Arizona)
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Florida Grapefruit
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Table Grapes (European or Vinifera Type)
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Florida Oranges and Tangelos
Subpart United States Standards for Cleaned Virginia Type Peanuts in the Shell
Subpart United States Standards for Summer and Fall Pears
Subpart United States Standards for Winter Pears
Subpart United States Standards for Pears for Canning
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Pecans in the Shell
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Shelled Pecans
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Fresh Plums and Prunes
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Potatoes
Subpart United States Consumer Standards for Potatoes
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Florida Tangerines
Subpart United States Standards for Fresh Tomatoes
Subpart United States Consumer Standards for Fresh Tomatoes
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Filberts in the Shell
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Almonds in the Shell
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Shelled Almonds
Subpart United States Standards for Shelled English Walnuts (Juglans Regia)
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Kiwifruit
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Pistachio Nuts in the Shell
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Shelled Pistachio Nuts
Subpart United States Standards for Grades for Sweet Cherries
Subpart United States Standards for Shelled Runner Type Peanuts
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Shelled Spanish Type Peanuts
Subpart United States Standards for Shelled Virginia Type Peanuts
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Onions (Other Than Bermuda-Granex-Grano and Creole Types)
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Walnuts in the Shell
Subpart United States Standards for Florida Avocados
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Bermuda-Granex-Grano Type Onions
Subpart United States Standards for Grades of Potatoes for Processing

Terms Used In CFR > Title 7 > Subtitle B > Chapter I > Subchapter C > Part 51

  • Abandoned application: An application which has not been pursued to completion within the time allowed by the Office or has been voluntarily abandoned. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • 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 receivable: means the contractual obligation of the foreign importer to the exporter for the port value of the commodity delivered for which the exporter is extending credit to the importer. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Acquisition: means acquiring ADP equipment or services from commercial sources or from State or local government resources. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Acquisition Checklist: means the standard Department checklist that States can submit to meet prior written approval requirements instead of submitting the actual Request for Proposal (RFP), contracts or contract amendments. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Acquisition cost: means the cost of the asset including the cost to ready the asset for its intended use. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • 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: The Plant Variety Protection Act (7 U. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • 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 FSA approved August 9, 1939 (53 Stat. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Act: means the Department of the Interior Appropriations Act, Fiscal Year 1981 (Pub. See 43 CFR 3130.0-5
  • Act: means the applicable provisions of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (60 Stat. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Act: means the Materials Act of July 31, 1947, as amended (30 U. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • Act: means the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Public Law 93-112, as amended by the Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1974, (Pub. See 45 CFR 1151.3
  • Act: The United States Cotton Futures Act (90 Stat. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • act: The applicable provisions of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (60 Stat. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Actual drilling: means operations you conduct that are similar to those that a person seriously looking for oil or gas could be expected to conduct in that particular area, given the existing knowledge of geologic and other pertinent facts about the area to be drilled. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service, or any officer or employee of the Service, to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in his stead. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service of the U. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of Agricultural Marketing Service. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Service, or any officer or employee of the Service, to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in the Administrator's stead. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS), or any officer or employee of AMS to whom authority has heretofore been delegated or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in the Administrator's stead. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • 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
  • Administrator: The Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service, or any officer or employee of the Service, to whom authority has been delegated to act for the Administrator. See 7 CFR 28.950
  • ADP: means data processing performed by a system of electronic or electrical machines so interconnected and interacting as to minimize the need for human assistance or intervention. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • 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
  • Advertisement: means any communication to the public in connection with an offer or sale of any interstate household goods transportation service. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Affected Entity: is an entity that applies for and/or receives Federal financial assistance from EPA including but not limited to: State and local governments, Indian Tribes, Intertribal Consortia, Institutions of Higher Education, Hospitals, and other Non-profit Organizations, and Individuals. See 49 CFR 106.85
  • Agency or branch bank: means an agency or branch of a foreign bank, supervised by New York State banking authorities or the banking authorities of any other State providing similar supervision, and approved by the Controller, CCC. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Aggregate working load limit: The summation of the working load limits or restraining capacity of all devices used to secure an article of cargo on a vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Agricultural Marketing Service: means the Agricultural Marketing Service, United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • 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
  • Allotment: means an area of land designated and managed for grazing of livestock. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Applicant: The person who applied for a certificate of plant variety protection. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Applicant: means the person in whose name a special permit, approval, registration, a renewed or modified special permit or approval, or party status to a special permit is requested to be issued. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Applicant: means any interested party who has applied for inspection service under the regulations in this part. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Applicant: Any individual or business with financial interest in QSVP services who has applied for service under this part. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Application: An application for plant variety protection under the Act. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Application: means a request under subpart B of this part for a special permit, a renewal or modification of a special permit, party status to a special permit, or a request under subpart H of this part for an approval, or renewal or modification of an approval. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Approval: means a written authorization, including a competent authority approval, issued by the Associate Administrator, the Associate Administrator's designee, or as otherwise prescribed in the HMR, to perform a function for which prior authorization by the Associate Administrator is required under subchapter C of this chapter (49 CFR parts 171 through 180). See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Approval: means a written authorization, including a competent authority approval, issued by the Associate Administrator, the Associate Administrator's designee, or as otherwise prescribed in the HMR, to perform a function for which prior authorization by the Associate Administrator is required under subchapter C of this chapter (49 CFR parts 171 through 180). See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Approval official: The Rural Development official having loan and grant approval authority auhorized under Subpart A of Part 1901 of this chapter. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Article of cargo: A unit of cargo, other than a liquid, gas, or aggregate that lacks physical structure (e. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Assessment: A systematic review of the adequacy of program or system documentation, or the review of the completeness of implementation of a documented program or system. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Assignee: A person to whom an owner assigns his/her rights in whole or in part. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • 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
  • Assistant Sales Manager: means the Assistant Sales Manager, Commercial Export Programs, Office of the General Sales Manager. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Associate Administrator: means Associate Administrator for Hazardous Materials Safety, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Associate Administrator: means the Associate Administrator for Hazardous Materials Safety, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Associate Administrator: means the Associate Administrator for Pipeline Safety, or his or her delegate. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Auction sale: A public sale in which property is sold to the highest bidder in open verbal competition. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Audit finding: means deficiencies which the auditor is required by §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Auditee: means any non-Federal entity that expends Federal awards which must be audited under subpart F-of this part. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Auditor: means an auditor who is a public accountant, or a Federal, state, local government, or Indian Tribe audit organization, which meets the general standards specified for external auditors in generally accepted government auditing standards (GAGAS). See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Auditor: Person authorized by the Livestock and Seed Program to conduct official assessments. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Award: means any grant, cooperative agreement or loan made with Recovery Act funds. See 30 CFR 57.14209
  • Bank obligation: means an obligation, acceptable to CCC, of a U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Base contract: means the initial contractual activity, including all option years, allowed during a defined unit of time, for example, 2 years. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Base rent: means the dollar amount required from a grant or lease holder on BLM managed lands based on the communication use with the highest value in the associated facility or facilities, as calculated according to the communication use rent schedule. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Basic Inspection Period: A specified period of consecutive production designated for on-line inspection (e. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Basis grade contract: Contract of sale of cotton for future delivery mentioned in the Act, made at, on, or in any exchange in compliance with subsection 15b(f) of the Act. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Beginning farmer or rancher: A beginning farmer or rancher is an individual or entity who:

    (1) Is an eligible applicant for FO loan assistance in accordance with §1943. See 25 CFR 170.915

  • BLM: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • BLM: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • BLM: means the Bureau of Land Management. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Blocking: A structure, device or another substantial article placed against or around an article of cargo to prevent horizontal movement of the article of cargo. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Board: The Plant Variety Protection Board appointed by the Secretary. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Borrower: An individual or entity which has outstanding obligations to the Rural Development under any Farmer Programs loan(s), without regard to whether the loan has been accelerated. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Bracing: A structure, device, or another substantial article placed against an article of cargo to prevent it from tipping, that may also prevent it from shifting. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Branch: The Audit, Review, and Compliance Branch of the Livestock and Seed Program. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • 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
  • Bulk-power system: means the same as the definition of such term in paragraph (1) of section 215(a) of the Federal Power Act. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • 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
  • Capital expenditures: means expenditures to acquire capital assets or expenditures to make additions, improvements, modifications, replacements, rearrangements, reinstallations, renovations, or alterations to capital assets that materially increase their value or useful life. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Capture: means the physical containment of natural gas for transportation to market or productive use of natural gas, and includes injection and royalty-free on-site uses pursuant to subpart 3178 of this part. See 43 CFR 3179.3
  • Carbon dioxide: means a fluid consisting of more than 90 percent carbon dioxide molecules compressed to a supercritical state. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Cargo transport unit: means a transport vehicle, a freight container, a portable tank or a multiple element gas container (MEGC). See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Carlot: "Carlot"means any number of containers which contain a product of the same kind located on or unloaded from the same conveyance and available for inspection at the same time and location: Provided, That:

    (1) Product of the same carlot shall be considered to be separate lots whenever the product differs markedly as to quality and/or condition, and such differences are definitely associated with certain brands, varieties, sizes or container markings. See 7 CFR 51.2

  • Carrying charges: means storage, insurance, and interest charges involved in the cost of storing the commodity before delivery as provided for in the sales contract, and other incidental costs as may be approved by the Assistant Sales Manager. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Casual use: means activities ordinarily resulting in no or negligible disturbance of the public lands or resources. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • CCC: means the Commodity Credit Corporation, U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • 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
  • Certificate: A certificate of plant variety protection issued under the Act by the Office. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Certified scale: means any scale inspected and certified by an authorized scale inspection and licensing authority, and designed for weighing motor vehicles, including trailers or semi-trailers not attached to a tractor, or designed as a platform or warehouse type scale. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Certified seed: Seed which has been determined by an official seed certifying agency to conform to standards of genetic purity and identity as to variety, which standards have been approved by the Secretary. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Chassis: The load-supporting frame of a commercial motor vehicle, exclusive of any appurtenances which might be added to accommodate cargo. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Chief: The Chief of the ARC Branch, or any officer or employee of the Branch to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in the Chief's stead. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Chief Counsel: means the Chief Counsel of PHMSA. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Class: See "Grade. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • 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
  • Classification: The classification of any cotton shall be determined by the quality of a sample in accordance with the Universal Cotton Standards (the official cotton standards of the United States) for cotton property measurements of American Upland cotton. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Classing Office: A facility of the Cotton Division established under the act at any point. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • closed cargo transport unit: means a cargo transport unit in which the contents are totally enclosed by permanent structures. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Closed freight container: means a freight container which totally encloses its contents by permanent structures. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Closeout: means the process by which the Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity determines that all applicable administrative actions and all required work of the Federal award have been completed and takes actions as described in §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Closing agent: An attorney or title insurance company which is approved as a loan closing agent in accordance with subpart B of part 1927 of this chapter. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Cluster of programs: means a grouping of closely related programs that share common compliance requirements. 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
  • Commercial risk: means risk of loss due to any cause other than specified as noncommercial risk in paragraph (u) of this section. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Commissioner: The Examiner in Chief of the Office. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Common use area: means a generally broad geographic area from which BLM can make disposals of mineral materials to many persons, with only negligible surface disturbance. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • Communication use rent schedule: is a schedule of rents for the following types of communication uses, including related technologies, located in a facility associated with a particular grant or lease. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Communities in the vicinity of the installation: The communities that constitute the political jurisdictions (other than the State in which the installation is located) that comprise the LRA for the installation. See 24 CFR 586.5
  • Communitized area: means the area committed to a BLM approved communitization agreement. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Community pit: means a relatively small, defined area from which BLM can make disposals of mineral materials to many persons. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • Compartment: means any space on a vessel that is enclosed by the vessel's decks and its sides or permanent steel bulkheads. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Compliance supplement: means appendix XI to part 75 (previously known as the Circular A-133 Compliance Supplement). See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Component: means any part, or system of parts functioning as a unit, including, but not limited to, piping, processing equipment, containers, control devices, impounding systems, lighting, security devices, fire control equipment, and communication equipment, whose integrity or reliability is necessary to maintain safety in controlling, processing, or containing a hazardous fluid. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Computing devices: means machines used to acquire, store, analyze, process, and publish data and other information electronically, including accessories (or "peripherals") for printing, transmitting and receiving, or storing electronic information. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • 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
  • Conformance: A user's quality manual and supporting documentation. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Consolidated Plan: The plan prepared in accordance with the requirements of 24 CFR part 91. See 24 CFR 586.5
  • constitution and bylaws: means the basic written rules governing the organization. See 29 CFR 402.1
  • Constructive drilling: means those activities that are necessary to prepare for actual drilling that occur after BLM approves an application to drill, but before you actually drill the well. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Container: means a component other than piping that contains a hazardous fluid. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Continuing development obligations: means a program of development or operations you conduct that, after you complete initial obligations defined in a unit agreement--

    (1) Meets or exceeds the rate of non-unit operations in the vicinity of the unit. See 43 CFR 3137.5

  • Continuum of care system:

    (1) A comprehensive homeless assistance system that includes:

    (i) A system of outreach and assessment for determining the needs and condition of an individual or family who is homeless, or whether assistance is necessary to prevent an individual or family from becoming homeless. See 24 CFR 586.5

  • 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
  • Control system: means a component, or system of components functioning as a unit, including control valves and sensing, warning, relief, shutdown, and other control devices, which is activated either manually or automatically to establish or maintain the performance of another component. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Controllable emergency: means an emergency where reasonable and prudent action can prevent harm to people or property. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Cooperative audit resolution: means the use of audit follow-up techniques which promote prompt corrective action by improving communication, fostering collaboration, promoting trust, and developing an understanding between the Federal agency and the non-Federal entity. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Corrective action: means action taken by the auditee that:

    (1) Corrects identified deficiencies. See 45 CFR 75.2

  • Corresponding principal officers: shall include any person or persons performing or authorized to perform principal executive functions corresponding to those of president and treasurer, of any employer engaged in whole or in part in the performance of the activities described in section 203(a) of the Act. See 29 CFR 405.1
  • Corresponding principal officers: means any person or persons performing or authorized to perform, principal executive functions corresponding to those of president and treasurer of any entity engaged in whole or in part in the performance of the activities described in section 203(b) of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959. See 29 CFR 406.1
  • Corresponding principal officers: shall include any person or persons performing or authorized to perform principal executive functions corresponding to those of president and treasurer of any surety underwriting a bond for which reports are required under section 211 of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959. See 29 CFR 409.1
  • Cost allocation plan: means central service cost allocation plan or public assistance cost allocation plan. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Cost objective: means a program, function, activity, award, organizational subdivision, contract, or work unit for which cost data are desired and for which provision is made to accumulate and measure the cost of processes, products, jobs, capital projects, etc. 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
  • Cotton Division: The Cotton Division of the Service. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • cottonseed: as used in this part means the seed, after having been put through the usual and customary process known as cotton ginning, of any cotton produced within the continental United States. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Credit sale: A sale in which financing is provided to an applicant for the purchase of inventory property. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Crib-type log trailer: means a trailer equipped with stakes, bunks, a front-end structure, and a rear structure to restrain logs. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Cross-cutting audit finding: means an audit finding where the same underlying condition or issue affects Federal awards of more than one Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Custodian: Person who has possession or control of cotton or of samples, as agent, controller, broker, or factor, as the case may be. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • 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
  • CuSum value: The accumulated number of defects that exceed the subgroup tolerance ("T"). See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Data processing: means the preparation of source media containing data or basic elements of information and the use of such source media according to precise rules or procedures to accomplish such operations as classifying, sorting, calculating, summarizing, recording and transmitting. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Date of delivery: means the on-board date of the ocean bill of lading, or the date of an airway bill, or, if exported by rail or truck, the date of entry shown on an authenticated landing certificate or similar document issued by an official of the government of the importing country. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Date of sale: means the earliest date the exporter has knowledge that a contractual obligation exists with the foreign buyer under which a firm dollar and cent price has been established or a mechanism to establish the price has been agreed upon. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Day: One calendar day including weekends and holidays. See 24 CFR 586.5
  • Day: means a 24-hour period ending at 11:59 p. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Days: means consecutive calendar days, unless otherwise indicated. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • dealer: means any person who cleans, processes, sells, offers for sale, transports, or delivers for transportation seeds in interstate commerce. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Defect: Any nonconformance of a container from specified requirements. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Delivery: means the delivery required by the export sale contract to transfer to the importer full or conditional title to the agricultural commodity. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Department: means the United States Department of Energy. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Department: means the U. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Department: means the Department of Health and Human Service. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Department: means the United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • 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
  • Deputy Administrator: The Deputy Administrator of the Livestock and Seed Program, or any officer or employee of the Livestock and Seed Program to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in the Deputy Administrator's stead. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Design pressure: means the pressure used in the design of components for the purpose of determining the minimum permissible thickness or physical characteristics of its various parts. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Development: means the definition of system requirements, detailing of system and program specifications, programming and testing. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Dike: means the perimeter of an impounding space forming a barrier to prevent liquid from flowing in an unintended direction. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • direct or indirect party to an agreement or arrangement: includes persons who have secured the services of another or of others in connection with an agreement or arrangement of the type referred to in §406. See 29 CFR 406.1
  • Director: The Director of the Cotton Division, or any officer or employee of the Division to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in his stead. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Director: The Director of the Cotton Division, or any officer or employee of the Division to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated to act in the Director's stead. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Director: The Director of the Cotton Division, or any officer or employee of the Division who has been delegated, or who may hereafter be delegated the authority to act for the Director. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Director: The Director of the Cotton Division, or any officer or employee of the Division to whom authority has been delegated to act for the Director. See 7 CFR 28.950
  • Disallowed costs: means those charges to a Federal award that the Federal awarding agency or pass-through entity determines to be unallowable, in accordance with the applicable Federal statutes, regulations, or the terms and conditions of the Federal award. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • disposal agency: as used in this part refers to GSA. See 41 CFR 102-75.5
  • Dispute: A disagreement as to the true grade of a sample of cottonseed analyzed and graded by a licensed chemist. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Dispute: is a disagreement by an Affected Entity with a specific Agency Decision regarding a pre-award or post-award action. See 49 CFR 106.85
  • Division: The Cotton Division of the Agricultural Marketing Service. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • DoD: Department of Defense. See 24 CFR 586.5
  • Double sampling: A sampling scheme which involves use of two independently drawn but related samples, a first sample and a second sample which is added to the first to form a total sample size. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Drainage: means the migration of hydrocarbons, inert gases (other than helium), or associated resources caused by production from other wells. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Dunnage: All loose materials used to support and protect cargo. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Emergency: means a deviation from normal operation, a structural failure, or severe environmental conditions that probably would cause harm to people or property. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Emergency order: means an order for emergency measures under section 215A(b) of the Federal Power Act. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Emergency order: means a written order imposing restrictions, prohibitions, or safety measures on affected entities. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Employer: means any employer or any group or association of employers engaged in an industry affecting commerce (1) which is, with respect to employees engaged in an industry affecting commerce, an employer within the meaning of any law of the United States relating to the employment of any employees or (2) which may deal with any labor organization concerning grievances, labor disputes, wages, rates of pay, hours of employment, or conditions of work, and includes any person acting directly or indirectly as an employer or as an agent of an employer in relation to an employee but does not include the United States or any corporation wholly owned by the Government of the United States or any State or political subdivision thereof. See 29 CFR 404.1
  • Endowment: means the National Endowment for the Arts. See 45 CFR 1151.3
  • Enhanced matching rate: means the higher than regular rate of FFP authorized by Title IV-D, IV-E, and XIX of the Social Security Act for acquisition of services and equipment that conform to specific requirements designed to improve administration of the Child Support Enforcement, Foster Care and Adoption Assistance, and Medicaid programs. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Equipment: means tangible personal property (including information technology systems) having a useful life of more than one year and a per-unit acquisition cost which equals or exceeds the lesser of the capitalization level established by the non-Federal entity for financial statement purposes, or $5,000. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • et seq:

    File or Filed means received by the appropriate PHMSA or other designated office within the time specified in a regulation or rulemaking document. See 49 CFR 105.5

  • Examiner: An employee of the Plant Variety Protection Office who determines whether a certificate is entitled to be issued. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Exchange: Exchange, board of trade, or similar institution or place of business, at, on, or in which a basis grade contract may be made. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Exchange inspection agency: The inspection agency of the New York Cotton Exchange, the New Orleans Cotton Exchange, the Board of Trade of the city of Chicago, or of any other exchange which may have an organized inspection agency recognized as such by the Director, as the case may be. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • 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
  • Exploration: means creating surface disturbance greater than casual use that includes sampling, drilling, or developing surface or underground workings to evaluate the type, extent, quantity, or quality of mineral values present. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Explosive substance: means a solid or liquid material, or a mixture of materials, which is in itself capable by chemical reaction of producing gas at such a temperature and pressure and at such a speed as to cause damage to its surroundings. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Explosives anchorage: means an anchorage so designated under 33 CFR part 110, subpart B. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • exporter: means a person (1) who is engaged in the business of buying or selling commodities and for this purpose maintains a bona fide business office in the United States, its territories or possessions, and has someone on whom service of judicial process may be had within the United States, (2) who is financially responsible, and (3) who is not suspended or debarred from contracting with or participating in any program financed by CCC on the date of issuance of the financing approval. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • 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 all or any portion of buildings, structures, equipment, roads, walks, parking lots, or other real or personal property or interest in such property. See 45 CFR 1151.3
  • Facility manager: means a person or entity that leases space in a facility to communication users and:

    (1) Holds a communication use grant or lease. See 43 CFR 2801.5

  • Facility owner: means a person or entity that may or may not lease space in a facility to communication users and:

    (1) Holds a communication use grant or lease. See 43 CFR 2801.5

  • Farmer program loans: This includes Farm Ownership (FO), Soil and Water (SW), Recreation (RL), Economic Opportunity (EO), Operating (OL), Emergency (EM), Economic Emergency (EE), Special Livestock (SL), Softwood Timber (ST) and Rural Housing loans for farm service buildings (RHF). See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Feasibility study: means a preliminary study to determine whether it is sufficiently probable that effective and efficient use of ADP equipment or systems can be made to warrant a substantial investment of staff, time, and money being requested and whether the plan is capable of being accomplished successfully. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • 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 awarding agency: means the Federal agency that provides a Federal award directly to a non-Federal entity. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Federal financial assistance: means any grant, loan, contract (other than a procurement contract or a contract of insurance or guaranty), or any other arrangement by which the Endowment provides or otherwise makes available assistance in the form of:

    (1) Funds. See 45 CFR 1151.3

  • Federal hazardous material transportation law: means 49 U. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Federal program office: means the Federal program office within the Department that is authorized to approve requests for the acquisition of ADP equipment or ADP services. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Federal share: means the portion of total project costs that are paid by Federal funds. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Federal-State Inspection Agency: means any State agency, business association or trade organization, private firm, or other person or corporation with which the Department has entered into a cooperative agreement for inspection service. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • FFP: means Federal financial participation. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Filed: means received by the appropriate PHMSA or other designated office within the time specified in a regulation or rulemaking document. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • 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
  • Financing agreement: means the exporter's request for a sale registration as approved by the Assistant Sales Manager, including the terms and conditions of the regulations in effect on the date of approval. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Financing period: means the number of months over which repayment is to be made. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • fiscal year: means the calendar year or other period of 12 consecutive calendar months, on the basis of which financial accounts are kept by a labor organization reporting under this part. See 29 CFR 403.1
  • Fiscal year: means the calendar year or other period of 12 consecutive calendar months, on the basis of which financial accounts of the labor organization officer or employee are kept. See 29 CFR 404.1
  • Fiscal year: means the calendar year or other period of 12 consecutive calendar months, on the basis of which financial accounts are kept by an employer. See 29 CFR 405.1
  • Fiscal year: means the calendar year or other period of 12 consecutive calendar months, on the basis of which financial accounts are kept by a person. See 29 CFR 406.1
  • Fiscal year: means the calendar year, or other period of 12 consecutive calendar months. See 29 CFR 409.1
  • 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
  • For On-line Sampling: The chance that a portion of production with a given level of quality will be accepted. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Foreign application: An application for plant variety protection filed in a foreign country. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Foreign bank: means a bank which is not a U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Frame vehicle: A vehicle with skeletal structure fitted with one or more bunk units for transporting logs. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Friction mat: A device placed between the deck of a vehicle and article of cargo, or between articles of cargo, intended to provide greater friction than exists naturally between these surfaces. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • 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
  • General purpose equipment: means equipment which is not limited to research, medical, scientific or other technical activities. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • General Systems Design: means a combination of narrative and graphic description of the generic architecture of a system as opposed to the detailed architecture of the system. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Grade: means a class or rank of quality. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Grant: means any authorization or instrument (e. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • 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
  • Grazing permit: means a document that authorizes grazing use of the public lands under Section 3 of the Act. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Handling: means the operation of loading and unloading a vessel. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Hardware: means automatic equipment that accepts and stores data, performs calculations and other processing steps, and produces information. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Hazardous liquid: means petroleum, petroleum products, anhydrous ammonia, or ethanol. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Hazardous material: means a substance or material that the Secretary of Transportation has determined is capable of posing an unreasonable risk to health, safety, and property when transported in commerce, and has designated as hazardous under section 5103 of Federal hazardous materials transportation law (49 U. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Hearing: means an informal conference or a proceeding for oral presentation. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • HHS: Department of Health and Human Services. See 24 CFR 586.5
  • HHS awarding agency: means any organization component of HHS that is authorized to make and administer awards. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • HMR: means the regulations at 49 CFR parts 171 through 180. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Hold: means a compartment below deck that is used exclusively for the carriage of cargo. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Holder: means any entity with a BLM right-of-way authorization. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Holder: means the person in whose name a special permit or approval has been issued. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Hook-lift container: A specialized container, primarily used to contain and transport materials in the waste, recycling, construction/demolition and scrap industries, which is used in conjunction with specialized vehicles, in which the container is loaded and unloaded onto a tilt frame body by an articulating hook-arm. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • 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
  • Hours per year: means the total number of hours in a year, which, for purposes of this part, means 8,760 hours. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Imminent hazard: means the existence of a condition relating to a gas or hazardous liquid pipeline facility that presents a substantial likelihood that death, serious illness, severe personal injury, or a substantial endangerment to health, property, or the environment may occur before the reasonably foreseeable completion date of a formal administrative proceeding begun to lessen the risk of such death, illness, injury or endangerment. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Implementation APD: means a recorded plan of action to request Federal Financial Participation (FFP) in the costs of designing, developing, and implementing the system. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • importer: means the foreign buyer who purchases the commodities to be exported under a financing agreement and executes the documents evidencing the account receivable assigned to CCC. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Impounding space: means a volume of space formed by dikes and floors which is designed to confine a spill of hazardous liquid. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Impounding system: includes an impounding space, including dikes and floors for conducting the flow of spilled hazardous liquids to an impounding space. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • In containers or the like: means any clean, substantial, weatherproof box structure which can be secured to the vessel's structure, including a portable magazine or a closed cargo transport unit. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • 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
  • Indirect cost rate proposal: means the documentation prepared by a non-Federal entity to substantiate its request for the establishment of an indirect cost rate as described in appendix III through appendix VII, and appendix IX of this part. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Individual shipper: means any person who--

    (1) Is the shipper, consignor, or consignee of a household goods shipment. See 49 CFR 375.103

  • Ineligible terms: Credit terms, for other than SFH or MFH property sales, offered for the convenience of the Government to facilitate sales. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • 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
  • 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
  • Inspection service: means :

    (1) The Service established and conducted under the regulations in this part for the determination and certification or other identification as to the grade, the quality and/or condition of fresh fruits or vegetables and related products including the condition of container. See 7 CFR 51.2

  • Inspector: means any employee of the Department authorized by the Secretary or any other person licensed by the Secretary, to investigate, sample, inspect, and certify, in accordance with the regulations in this part, to any interested party the quality, quantity and/or condition of any fresh product covered in this part, and to perform related duties in connection with the inspection service. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Installation: A base, camp, post, station, yard, center, homeport facility for any ship or other activity under the jurisdiction of DoD, including any leased facility, that is approved for closure or realignment under the Base Closure and Realignment Act of 1988 (Pub. See 24 CFR 586.5
  • Installation: means the integrated testing of programs and subsystems, system conversion, and turnover to operation status. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • 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
  • Integral securement system: A system on certain roll-on/roll-off containers and hook-lift containers and their related transport vehicles in which compatible front and rear hold down devices are mated to provide securement of the complete vehicle and its articles of cargo. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Interested party: means any person who has a financial interest in the product for which inspection is requested. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • 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

  • Inventory property: Property for which title is vested in the Government and which secured an a Rural Development loan loan or which was acquired from another Agency for program purposes. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Investigation: includes investigations authorized under 49 U. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • 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
  • Labor organization officer: means any constitutional officer, any person authorized to perform the functions of president, vice president, secretary, treasurer, or other executive functions of a labor organization, and any member of its executive board or similar governing body. See 29 CFR 404.1
  • Laboratories: Laboratories of the Cotton Division that perform the fiber and processing tests described in this subpart. See 7 CFR 28.950
  • License: A license issued under the act by the Secretary. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Licensed cottonseed chemist: A person licensed under the act by the Secretary to make quantitative and qualitative chemical analyses of samples of cottonseed according to the methods prescribed by the Science Division Director of the Agricultural Marketing Service and to certificate the grade according to the official cottonseed standards of the United States. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Licensed cottonseed sampler: A person licensed by the Secretary to draw and to certificate the authenticity of samples of cottonseed in accordance with the regulations in this subpart. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • line pipe: means a tube, usually cylindrical, through which a hazardous liquid or carbon dioxide flows from one point to another. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • 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
  • Livestock: Bovine, ovine, porcine, caprine, bison or class of Osteichthyes. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • LNG: means natural gas or synthetic gas having methane (CH49 CFR 193.2007
  • LNG facility: means a pipeline facility that is used for liquefying natural gas or synthetic gas or transferring, storing, or vaporizing liquefied natural gas. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • LNG plant: means an LNG facility or system of LNG facilities functioning as a unit. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Loan: means a Federal loan or loan guarantee received or administered by a non-Federal entity, except as used in the definition of Program income. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • loan guarantee: means any Federal Government guarantee, insurance, or other pledge with respect to the payment of all or a part of the principal or interest on any debt obligation of a non-Federal borrower to a non-Federal lender, but does not include the insurance of deposits, shares, or other withdrawable accounts in financial institutions. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Local government: means any unit of government within a state, including a:

    (1) County. See 45 CFR 75.2

  • Longwood: All logs that are not shortwood, i. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Lot: That parcel or quantity of cottonseed offered for sale or tendered for delivery or delivered on a sale or contract of sale, in freight cars, trucks, wagons, or otherwise in the quantities and within the time limits prescribed from time to time by the Director for the drawing and preparation of official samples by licensed cottonseed samplers. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Magazine: means an enclosure designed to protect certain goods of Class 1 (explosive) materials from damage by other cargo and adverse weather conditions during loading, unloading, and when in transit. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Major program: means a Federal program determined by the auditor to be a major program in accordance with §75. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • 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
  • Market value: The most probable price which property should bring, as of a specific date, in a competitive and open market, assuming the buyer and seller are prudent and knowledgeable, and the price is not affected by undue stimulus such as forced sale or loan interest subsidy. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Marketing area: means a geographical area within the flue-cured tobacco production area specified by the Secretary each year on the basis of his determination that significant quantities of tobacco produced in such area are ready for marketing. See 7 CFR 70.25
  • Marketing Services Office: A facility of the Cotton Division established under the Act at any point. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • May: means is permitted to or is authorized to. See 49 CFR 193.2009
  • May: means an option. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • May not: means is not permitted to or is not authorized to. See 49 CFR 193.2009
  • 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
  • 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
  • Micronaire determination: The measure of the fiber fineness and maturity of cotton, in combination, in terms of Micronaire readings as determined by an authorized employee of the Department in accordance with the official cotton standards of the United States for fiber fineness and maturity. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Microwave: means communication uses that:

    (i) Provide long-line intrastate and interstate public telephone, television, and data transmissions. See 43 CFR 2801.5

  • Minimize: means to reduce the adverse impact of an operation to the lowest practical level. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Mining claim: means any unpatented mining claim, millsite, or tunnel site located under the mining laws. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Mining laws: means the Lode Law of July 26, 1866, as amended (14 Stat. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • 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
  • Motorized equipment: means any machine that uses or is activated by a motor, engine, or other power source. See 43 CFR 6301.5
  • Must: means a legal obligation. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Negotiated sale: A sale in which there is a bargaining of price and/or terms. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • NEPA: National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (42 U. See 24 CFR 586.5
  • Net capacity factor: means the average operational time divided by the average potential operational time of a solar or wind energy development, multiplied by the current technology efficiency rates. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • 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
  • Noncompetitive: means solicitation of a proposal from only one source, or after solicitation of a number of sources, negotiation with selected sources based on a finding that competition is inadequate. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Nonprofit organization: means any corporation, trust, association, cooperative, or other organization, not including IHEs, that:

    (1) Is operated primarily for scientific, educational, service, charitable, or similar purposes in the public interest. See 45 CFR 75.2

  • 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
  • NPR-A lease: means any oil and gas lease within the boundaries of the NPR-A, issued and administered by the United States under the Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act of 1976, as amended (42 U. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • 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
  • OEA: Office of Economic Adjustment, Department of Defense. See 24 CFR 586.5
  • Official Journal: The "Official Journal of the Plant Variety Protection Office. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Official sample: A specimen of cottonseed drawn and prepared by a licensed cottonseed sampler and certified by him as representative of a certain identified lot, in accordance with the regulations in this subpart. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • 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 well: means a well for which the energy equivalent of the oil produced exceeds the energy equivalent of the gas produced, as determined at the time of well completion. See 43 CFR 3179.3
  • On-line sampling: The random selection of samples from a production line. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • ONRR: means the Office of Natural Resources Revenue, U. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Operation: means the automated processing of data used in the administration of State plans for titles I, IV-A, IV-B, IV-D, IV-E, X, XIV, XVI(AABD), XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • 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 owns or operates an LNG facility. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Operator: means a person who owns or operates pipeline facilities. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Operator: means a person conducting or proposing to conduct operations. See 43 CFR 3809.5
  • Operator: means any owner or operator. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • OPS: means the Office of Pipeline Safety, which is part of the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Order for service: means a document authorizing you to transport an individual shipper's household goods. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Origin inspection: An inspection made at any location where the filled containers are examined prior to shipment or transfer to the purchaser. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • our: means the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). See 49 CFR 375.103
  • 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: A breeder who developed or discovered and developed a variety for which plant variety protection may be applied for under the Act, or a person to whom the rights to such variety have been assigned or transferred. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Owner: An individual or an entity which owned the farm but who may or may not have been operating the farm at the time the farm was taken into inventory. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Owner: Person who owns, controls, or has the disposition of any cotton. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Owner: Person who through financial interest, owns, controls, or has the disposition either of cotton or of samples. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Packing plant: means the premises, buildings, structures, and equipment including but not limited to, machines, utensils, fixtures, employed or used with respect to preparation and packing the product. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Participant support costs: means direct costs for items such as stipends or subsistence allowances, travel allowances, and registration fees paid to or on behalf of participants or trainees (but not employees) in connection with conferences, or training projects. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Participating area: means those committed tracts or portions of those committed tracts within the unit area that are proven to be productive by a well meeting the productivity criteria specified in the unit agreement. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Party: means a person, other than a holder, authorized to act under the terms of a special permit. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • 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
  • Performance bond: means a bond to ensure compliance with the terms of the contract and reclamation of the site as BLM requires. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • Period of performance: means the time during which the non-Federal entity may incur new obligations to carry out the work authorized under the Federal award. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Permittee: means any Federal, State, or territorial agency, unit, or subdivision, including municipalities, or any non-profit organization, to which BLM issued a free use permit for the removal of mineral materials from the public lands. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • Person: An individual, partnership, corporation, association, government agency, or other business or governmental entity. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • person: includes a partnership, corporation, company, society, association, receiver, or trustee;

    (c) Secretary. See 7 CFR 201.2

  • Person: means any individual, firm, joint venture, partnership, corporation, association, State, municipality, cooperative association, or joint stock association, and includes any trustee, receiver, assignee, or personal representative thereof. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • 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 an individual, firm, copartnership, corporation, company, association, or joint-stock association (including any trustee, receiver, assignee, or similar representative). See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Person: means an individual, firm, copartnership, corporation, company, association, or joint-stock association (including any trustee, receiver, assignee, or similar representative). See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Person: means any individual, partnership, association, business trust, corporation, any organized group of persons (whether incorporated or not), the United States (including, but not limited to, any corporate agencies thereof), and any State, county, or municipal government, any common carrier, and any authorized agent of any of the foregoing. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Person: means any individual, firm, joint venture, partnership, corporation, association, State, municipality, cooperative association, or joint stock association, and includes any trustee, receiver, assignee, or personal representative thereof. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Person: Individual, association, partnership, or corporation. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Person: Individual, association, partnership, or corporation, or two or more individuals having a joint or common interest. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Personal property: means property of any kind except real property. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • PHMSA: means the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration of the United States Department of Transportation. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • pipeline system: means all parts of a pipeline facility through which a hazardous liquid or carbon dioxide moves in transportation, including, but not limited to, line pipe, valves, and other appurtenances connected to line pipe, pumping units, fabricated assemblies associated with pumping units, metering and delivery stations and fabricated assemblies therein, and breakout tanks. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • Piping: means pipe, tubing, hoses, fittings, valves, pumps, connections, safety devices or related components for containing the flow of hazardous fluids. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Policy: The Board's policy is to adjudicate impartially, thoroughly, and fairly all issues raised under this subpart. See 16 CFR 306.9
  • Port value: means the net amount of the exporter's sales price of the commodity to be exported under the financing agreement, (1) basis f. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Portable magazine: means a strong, closed, prefabricated, steel or wooden, closed box or container, other than a freight container, designed and used to handle Class 1 (explosive) materials either by hand or mechanical means. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Presiding Official: means the person who conducts any hearing relating to civil penalty assessments, compliance orders, orders directing amendment, safety orders, or corrective action orders and who has the duties and powers set forth in §190. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Primary target: means the principal geologic formation that you intend to develop and produce. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Prior approval: means written approval by an authorized HHS official evidencing prior consent before a recipient undertakes certain activities or incurs specific costs. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Producible interval: means any pool, deposit, zone, or portion thereof capable of producing oil or gas. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Production: means oil or gas removed from a well bore and any products derived therefrom. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Products: Includes all agricultural commodities and services within the scope of the Livestock and Seed Program This includes livestock, meat, meat products, seed, feedstuffs, as well as processes involving the production of these products, agricultural product data storage, product traceability and identification. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Program: The Cotton and Tobacco Program of the Agricultural Marketing Service. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • 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
  • Program or activity: means all of the operations of any entity described in paragraphs (h)(1) through (4) of this section, any part of which is extended Federal financial assistance:

    (1)(i) A department, agency, special purpose district, or other instrumentality of a State or of a local government. See 45 CFR 1151.3

  • Program property: SFH and MFH inventory property that can be used to effectively carry out the objectives of their respective loan programs with financing through that program. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Program terms: Credit terms for SFH or MFH property sales, prescribed in Rural Development program regulations for its various loan programs. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Project: means a defined set of information technology related tasks, undertaken by the State to improve the efficiency, economy and effectiveness of administration and/or operation of one or more of its human services programs. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • 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
  • Property: means real property or personal property. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Public benefit transfer: The transfer of surplus military property for a specified public purpose at up to a 100 percent discount in accordance with 40 U. See 24 CFR 586.5
  • 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 any lands and interest 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, except lands held for the benefit of Indians, Aleuts, and Eskimos. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • Purchaser: means any person, including a business or government entity, buying or holding a contract to purchase mineral materials on the public lands. See 43 CFR 3601.5
  • QSVP Procedures: Audit rules and guidelines set forth by the Agricultural Marketing Service regarding the development, documentation, and implementation of QSVP. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Quality: means the inherent properties of any processed product which determine the relative degree of excellence of such product, and includes the effects of preparation and processing, and may or may not include the effects of packing media, or added ingredients. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Quality Assurance Division: The Quality Assurance Division at Memphis, Tennessee. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Quality Assurance Division: The national classing supervision office at Memphis, Tennessee performing final review of cotton classification. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Quality Manual: A collection of documents that describe the applicant's quality management system, as it applies to the requested service. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Range improvement: means an authorized physical modification or treatment which is designed to improve production of forage. See 43 CFR 4100.0-5
  • Rate of return: means the relationship of income (to the property owner) to revenue generated from authorized solar and wind energy development facilities based on the 10-year average of the 20-year U. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Real property: means land, including land improvements, structures and appurtenances thereto, but excludes moveable machinery and equipment. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Recipient: means any entity other than an individual that receives Recovery Act funds in the form of a grant, cooperative agreement or loan directly from the Federal Government. See 30 CFR 57.14209
  • 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
  • Recipient: means any state or its political subdivision, any instrumentality of a state or its political subdivision, any public or private agency, institution, organization, or other entity, or any person to which federal financial assistance is extended directly or through another recipient, including any successor, assignee, or transferee of a recipient, but excluding the ultimate beneficiary of the assistance. See 45 CFR 1151.3
  • 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
  • Record title: means legal ownership of an oil and gas lease recorded in BLM's records. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Redevelopment plan: A plan that is agreed to by the LRA with respect to the installation and provides for the reuse or redevelopment of the real property and personal property of the installation that is available for such reuse and redevelopment as a result of the closure of the installation. See 24 CFR 586.5
  • Regional Director: means the head of any one of the Regional Offices of the Office of Pipeline Safety, or a designee appointed by the Regional Director. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Regular matching rate: means the normal rate of FFP authorized by titles IV-A, IV-B, IV-D, IV-E, X, XIV, XVI(AABD), XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act for State and local agency administration of programs authorized by those titles. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Regular sale: Sale by Rural Development employees or real estate brokers other than by sealed bid, auction or negotiation. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • regulations: means the rules and regulations promulgated by the Secretary of Agriculture and the joint rules and regulations promulgated by the Secretary of the Treasury and the Secretary of Agriculture under the act. See 7 CFR 201.2
  • Regulations: means the regulations in this subpart. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Regulations: The regulations in this part. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • Regulations: Regulations mean the provisions in this subpart. See 7 CFR 28.950
  • Regulations: Regulations mean the provisions in this subpart. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Report: means information, other than an application, registration or part thereof, required to be submitted to the Associate Administrator pursuant to this subchapter, subchapter B or subchapter C of this chapter. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Requirements Analysis: means determining and documenting the information needs and the functional and technical requirements the proposed computerized system must meet. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Reservoir heterogeneity: means spatial differences in the oil and gas reservoir properties. See 43 CFR 3130.0-5
  • Respondent: means a person upon whom the PHMSA has served a notice of probable violation. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Respondent: means a person upon whom OPS has served an enforcement action described in this part. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • Responsible person: means a person empowered by the master of the vessel to make all decisions relating to his or her specific task, and having the necessary knowledge and experience for that purpose. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • 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
  • RMA: means the Ranally Metro Area Population Ranking as published in the most recent edition of the Rand McNally Commercial Atlas and Marketing Guide. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Safe: No hazard exists on property which would likely endanger the health or safety of occupants or users. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Safe working load: means the maximum gross weight that cargo handling equipment is approved to lift. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Sale: means a contract to sell on credit U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Sample: Any number of sample units which are to be used for inspection. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Sample: means any number of sample units to be used for inspection. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • 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
  • Sampling: means the act of selecting samples of processed products for the purpose of inspection under the regulations in this part. See 7 CFR 52.2
  • Sampling plan: Any plan stating the number of sample units to be included in the sample as well as the corresponding plan parameters used to make acceptance and rejection decisions. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Scope: (1) The rules in this subpart implement 5 U. See 16 CFR 306.9
  • Sealed bid sale: A public sale in which property is offered to the highest bidder by prior written bid submitted in a sealed envelope. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Secretary: The Secretary of Agriculture of the United States, or any officer or employee of the Department to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in his stead. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Secretary: The Secretary of Agriculture of the United States or any other officer or employee of the U. See 7 CFR 97.2
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Agriculture of the United States, or any officer or employee of the Department to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in his stead;

    (d) Hearing Clerk. See 7 CFR 201.2

  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Energy. See 10 CFR 205.380
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Agriculture of the United States or any officer or employee of the Agricultural Marketing Service to whom authority has heretofore been delegated, or to whom authority may hereafter be delegated, to act in his stead. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Agriculture of the United States, or any officer or employee of the Department to whom authority has heretofore been delegated or may hereafter be delegated to act in his stead. See 7 CFR 70.25
  • Secretary: The Secretary of Agriculture of the United States, or any officer or employee of the Department who has been delegated, or who mayhereafter be delegated the authority to act for the Secretary. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Service: The Agricultural Marketing Service of the Department. See 7 CFR 27.2
  • Service: The Agricultural Marketing Service of the U. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Service: The Agricultural Marketing Service of the U. See 7 CFR 28.950
  • Service agreement: means the document signed by the State or local agency and the State or local Central Data Processing facility whenever the latter provides data processing services to the former and:

    (a) Identifies those ADP services the Central Data Processing facility will provide. See 45 CFR 95.605

  • Servicing official: For loans to individuals, as defined in §1955. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Shortwood: All logs typically up to 4. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Sided vehicle: A vehicle whose cargo compartment is enclosed on all four sides by walls of sufficient strength to contain articles of cargo, where the walls may include latched openings for loading and unloading, and includes vans, dump bodies, and a sided intermodal container carried by a vehicle. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • 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 sampling: A sampling scheme where the decision to accept or reject an inspection lot with respect to a specified requirement is made after the inspection of a single sample. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • 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
  • Skilled person: means a person having the knowledge and experience to perform a certain duty. See 49 CFR 176.2
  • Software: means a set of computer programs, procedures, and associated documentation used to operate the hardware. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Software maintenance: means routine support activities that normally include corrective, adaptive, and perfective changes, without introducing additional functional capabilities. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Special permit: means a document issued by the Associate Administrator, the Associate Administrator's designee, or as otherwise prescribed in the HMR, under the authority of 49 U. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Special permit: means a document issued by the Associate Administrator, the Associate Administrator's designee, or as otherwise prescribed in the HMR, under the authority of 49 U. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Special purpose equipment: means equipment which is used only for research, medical, scientific, or other technical activities. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • State: means a State of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam, or any other territory or possession of the United States designated by the Secretary. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • State: means a State of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam, or any other territory or possession of the United States designated by the Secretary. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • 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 a State of the United States, the District of Columbia and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. See 49 CFR 190.3
  • State: A State, Territory, or district of the United States. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • State agency: means the State agency administering or supervising the administration of the State plan under titles I, IV, X, XIV, XVI(AABD), XIX or XXI of the Social Security Act. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Stationary lot sampling: The process of randomly selecting sample units from a lot whose production has been completed. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Storage tank: means a container for storing a hazardous fluid. See 49 CFR 193.2007
  • Stress level: means the level of tangential or hoop stress, usually expressed as a percentage of specified minimum yield strength. See 49 CFR 195.2
  • 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
  • Subgroup: A group of sample units representing a portion of production. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • 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
  • Substantially equivalent: Property that is functionally suitable to substitute for property referred to in an approved Title V application. See 24 CFR 586.5
  • Suitable property: Real property that could be used to carry out the objectives of Rural Development's loan programs with financing provided through that program. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • Supervisor of cottonseed inspection: An officer of the Division designated as such by the Director. See 7 CFR 61.2
  • Supplies: means all tangible personal property other than those described in Equipment. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Surface Transportation Board: means an agency within the Department of Transportation. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Surplus property: Any excess property not required for the needs and the discharge of the responsibilities of all Federal Agencies. See 24 CFR 586.5
  • Surplus property: Property that cannot be used to carry out the objectives of financing available through the applicable loan program. See 25 CFR 170.915
  • 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
  • system design: means a combination of narrative and diagrams describing the structure of a new or more efficient automatic data processing system. See 45 CFR 95.605
  • Tariff: means an issuance (in whole or in part) containing rates, rules, regulations, classifications or other provisions related to a motor carrier's transportation services. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Television broadcast: means a use that broadcasts UHF and VHF audio and video signals for general public reception. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Tenant: means an occupant who is paying a facility manager, facility owner, or other entity for occupying and using all or any part of a facility. See 43 CFR 2801.5
  • Termination: means the ending of a Federal award, in whole or in part at any time prior to the planned end of period of performance. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • 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

  • Third-party in-kind contributions: means the value of non-cash contributions (i. See 45 CFR 75.2
  • Tiedown: A combination of securing devices which forms an assembly that attaches articles of cargo to, or restrains articles of cargo on, a vehicle or trailer, and is attached to anchor point(s). See 49 CFR 393.5
  • Title V: Title V of the Stewart B. See 24 CFR 586.5
  • Total defects: The sum of critical, major, and minor defects. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • Tract: means land that may be included in an NPR-A oil and gas unit agreement and that may or may not be in a Federal lease. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Transportation: means the movement of property and loading, unloading, or storage incidental to the movement. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • transportation: means the movement of property and loading, unloading, or storage incidental to the movement. See 49 CFR 107.1
  • Unit: means the land within a unit area as defined in 43 CFR 3180. See 43 CFR 3170.3
  • Unit agreement: means a BLM-approved agreement to cooperate in exploring, developing, operating and sharing in production of all or part of an oil or gas pool, field or like area, including at least one NPR-A lease, without regard to lease boundaries and ownership. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • Unit area: means all tracts committed to a BLM-approved unit. See 43 CFR 3137.5
  • 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: means the 50 States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • Universal Cotton Standards: The official cotton standards of the United States for the grade of American upland cotton. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • 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

  • Upland Cotton: All cotton grown anywhere within the continental United States including the growths sometimes referred to as Upland, Gulf, and Texas cotton, but excluding American Pima growths. See 7 CFR 28.2
  • Urban county: A county within a metropolitan area as defined at 24 CFR 570. See 24 CFR 586.5
  • USDA: The U. See 7 CFR 97.150
  • USDA announcement: means an announcement published monthly by the U. See 7 CFR 63.7
  • User: The person or agency at whose request inspection is conducted. See 7 CFR 70.36
  • 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
  • Variation in reservoir producibility: means differences in the rates oil and gas wells produce from the reservoir. See 43 CFR 3130.0-5
  • 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
  • Waiver of Preemption: means a decision by the Associate Administrator to forego preemption of a non-Federal requirement--that is, to allow a State, political subdivision or Indian tribe requirement to remain in effect. See 49 CFR 105.5
  • Well: The depression formed between two cylindrical articles of cargo when they are laid with their eyes horizontal and parallel against each other. See 49 CFR 393.5
  • 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
  • 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
  • you: when used in this subpart, refers to the State agency for surplus property (SASP). See 41 CFR 102-37.375
  • your: means a household goods motor carrier engaged in the interstate transportation of household goods and its household goods agents. See 49 CFR 375.103
  • Zone: means one of eight geographic groupings necessary for linear right-of-way rent assessment purposes, covering all lands in the contiguous United States. See 43 CFR 2801.5