§ 828 Facilitation of development and construction of water conservation facilities; exemption from certain Federal requirements
§ 828a Definitions
§ 828b Exemption from formula, books and records, and project cost statement requirements; annual charges
§ 828c Applicability of this subchapter

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 16 > Chapter 12 > Subchapter IV

  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.