§ 81 Rights of entrymen of lands subsequently classified as coal lands; disposal of coal deposits
§ 82 New or supplemental patents, in case of lands subsequently classified as noncoal
§ 83 Homestead or desert-land and other entries
§ 84 Applications for entry
§ 85 Patents for lands, with reservation of coal; disposal of coal deposits
§ 86 Disposition of lands in Indian reservations with reservation of coal; examination and appraisal of lands
§ 87 Statements in application; patents
§ 88 Disposition of coal by United States
§ 89 Disposition of proceeds
§ 90 Selection of coal lands by States; sale in isolated or disconnected tracts

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 30 > Chapter 3 > Subchapter II

  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Majority leader: see Floor Leaders
  • Minority leader: See Floor Leaders
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Ranking minority member: The highest ranking (and usually longest serving) minority member of a committee or subcommittee.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.