§ 40301 Purposes
§ 40302 Definitions
§ 40303 National space grant college and fellowship program
§ 40304 Grants or contracts
§ 40305 Specific national needs
§ 40306 Space grant college and space grant regional consortium
§ 40307 Space grant fellowship program
§ 40308 Space grant review panel
§ 40309 Availability of other Federal personnel and data
§ 40310 Designation or award to be on competitive basis
§ 40311 Continuing emphasis

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 51 > Subtitle IV > Chapter 403

  • 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
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • individual: shall include every infant member of the species homo sapiens who is born alive at any stage of development. See 1 USC 8
  • officer: includes any person authorized by law to perform the duties of the office. See 1 USC 1
  • 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.
  • vehicle: includes every description of carriage or other artificial contrivance used, or capable of being used, as a means of transportation on land. See 1 USC 4