§ 6912 Authority of Secretary to delegate transferred functions
§ 6915 Combination of field offices
§ 6916 Improvement of information sharing
§ 6918 Assistant Secretaries of Agriculture
§ 6919 Military Veterans Agricultural Liaison
§ 6920 Office of Energy Policy and New Uses
§ 6921 Office of Tribal Relations
§ 6922 Office of Homeland Security
§ 6923 Office of Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production
§ 6924 Food Loss and Waste Reduction Liaison
§ 6925 Food Access Liaison

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 7 > Chapter 98 > Subchapter I

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • county: includes a parish, or any other equivalent subdivision of a State or Territory of the United States. See
  • 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
  • officer: includes any person authorized by law to perform the duties of the office. See
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • 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.