Part A Research and Investigations
Part B Federal-state Cooperation
Part C Hospitals, Medical Examinations, and Medical Care
Part D Primary Health Care
Part F Licensing of Biological Products and Clinical Laboratories
Part G Quarantine and Inspection
Part H Organ Transplants
Part H-1 Stephanie Tubbs Jones Gift of Life Medal
Part I C.w. Bill Young Cell Transplantation Program
Part J Prevention and Control of Injuries
Part K Health Care Services in the Home
Part M National Program of Cancer Registries
Part N National Foundation for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Part P Additional Programs
Part Q Programs to Improve the Health of Children
Part R Programs Relating to Autism
Part S Health Care Quality Programs
Part T Oral Healthcare Prevention Activities
Part U Employer-based Wellness Program
Part V Programs Relating to Breast Health and Cancer

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 42 > Chapter 6A > Subchapter II

  • association: when used in reference to a corporation, shall be deemed to embrace the words "successors and assigns of such company or association" in like manner as if these last-named words, or words of similar import, were expressed. See 1 USC 5
  • county: includes a parish, or any other equivalent subdivision of a State or Territory of the United States. See 1 USC 2
  • executive department: means any executive department, agency, or independent establishment of the United States or any corporation wholly owned by the United States. See 42 USC 201
  • individual: shall include every infant member of the species homo sapiens who is born alive at any stage of development. See 1 USC 8
  • marriage: means only a legal union between one man and one woman as husband and wife, and the word "spouse" refers only to a person of the opposite sex who is a husband or a wife. See 1 USC 7
  • narcotic: means opium and coca leaves and the several alkaloids derived therefrom, the best known of these alkaloids being morphia, heroin, and codeine, obtained from opium, and cocaine derived from the coca plant. See 42 USC 201
  • oath: includes affirmation, and "sworn" includes affirmed. See 1 USC 1
  • officer: includes any person authorized by law to perform the duties of the office. See 1 USC 1
  • possession: includes , among other possessions, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. See 42 USC 201
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Health and Human Services. See 42 USC 201
  • Service: means the Public Health Service. See 42 USC 201
  • State: includes , in addition to the several States, only the District of Columbia, Guam, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, and the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands. See 42 USC 201
  • Surgeon General: means the Surgeon General of the Public Health Service. See 42 USC 201
  • vessel: includes every description of watercraft or other artificial contrivance used, or capable of being used, as a means of transportation on water, exclusive of aircraft and amphibious contrivances. See 42 USC 201
  • writing: includes printing and typewriting and reproductions of visual symbols by photographing, multigraphing, mimeographing, manifolding, or otherwise. See 1 USC 1