§ 7401 Findings
§ 7402 Definitions
§ 7403 National Science Foundation research
§ 7404 National Science Foundation computer and network security programs
§ 7405 Consultation
§ 7406 National Institute of Standards and Technology programs
§ 7407 Authorization of appropriations
§ 7408 National Academy of Sciences study on computer and network security in critical infrastructures
§ 7409 Coordination of Federal cyber security research and development
§ 7410 Grant eligibility requirements and compliance with immigration laws
§ 7411 Report on grant and fellowship programs

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 15 > Chapter 100

  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation: A government corporation that insures the deposits of all national and state banks that are members of the Federal Reserve System. Source: OCC
  • Federal Reserve System: The central bank of the United States. The Fed, as it is commonly called, regulates the U.S. monetary and financial system. The Federal Reserve System is composed of a central governmental agency in Washington, D.C. (the Board of Governors) and twelve regional Federal Reserve Banks in major cities throughout the United States. Source: OCC
  • Indemnification: In general, a collateral contract or assurance under which one person agrees to secure another person against either anticipated financial losses or potential adverse legal consequences. Source: FDIC
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.