R. 5C-9.001 Definitions
R. 5C-9.002 Quarantine
R. 5C-9.003 Systematic Tick Eradication Area
R. 5C-9.004 Movements from Systematic Tick Eradication Area
R. 5C-9.005 Movements from Free Area to Quarantined Area
R. 5C-9.006 Hides, Importation
R. 5C-9.007 Violation of Rules

Terms Used In Florida Regulations > Chapter 5C-9 - Cattle Fever Tick

  • Administration of medication: means the obtaining and giving of one or more doses of medicinal substances by an authorized person to an Agency client for his or her consumption. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Administration route: means the path through which medication or prescribed formula is delivered to a client. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • 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.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • APRN: means any person licensed or authorized by the State of Florida to practice professional nursing and certified in advanced or specialized nursing practice, including certified registered nurse anesthetists, certified nurse midwives, and nurse practitioners, pursuant to chapter 464, F. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Committee membership: Legislators are assigned to specific committees by their party. Seniority, regional balance, and political philosophy are the most prominent factors in the committee assignment process.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Controlled medication: means any substance enumerated in Schedules I, II, III, IV, and V, in Florida Statutes § 893. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • 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.
  • Corrective Action Plan: means a written plan of action developed by the provider in cooperation with the Agency for correcting cited deficiencies in compliance with this chapter. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Current prescriber order: means a prescription or order that has not been discontinued by the prescriber and may be dispensed until the prescribed number of refills has been fulfilled and administered, or until the medication has expired. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Dispense: means the same as defined in Florida Statutes § 465. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Drug monograph: means the informational documents that are provided every time a new medication is ordered for a patient that contains specific drug-related uses, warnings, side effects and other information, depending on the medication dispensed. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Enteral: which means medication or prescribed enteral formula is delivered by gastrostomy jejunostomy tube, or gastrostomy-jejunostomy tube, via the body's gastrointestinal system. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Facility: means a residential facility licensed under chapter 393, F. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • 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.
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Guarantor: A party who agrees to be responsible for the payment of another party's debts should that party default. Source: OCC
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Informed Consent for Medication Administration: means the specific consent a client or client's legal representative gives to a provider that allows that provider to assist the client with medication administration, and on which the client or the client's legal representative acknowledges that the provider is not professionally licensed to provide medication administration assistance. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Inhaled: which means medication is administered as nose drops or nose spray, or medication is inhaled by mouth, such as an inhaler or nebulizer. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • 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
  • Legal Representative: means :     (a) For clients under the age of 18 years, the legal representative or health care surrogate appointed by the Florida court to represent the child or anyone designated by the parent(s) of the child to act in the parent(s)' behalf (e. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • MAP: means a direct service provider not otherwise licensed to administer medication who has successfully completed an Agency-provided training course taught by an Agency-approved Trainer and has current validation to provide clients with medication administration or supervise clients with self-administration of medication. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • MAR: means the chart maintained for each client that records the medication administration information required by this Chapter. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • MCM: means a health care practitioner employed by the Agency to provide consultation and technical assistance regarding the health and safety of Agency clients. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Medication: means over-the-counter medications and prescribed medications. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Nebulizer: means an electrically-powered (including battery-powered) machine that turns liquid medication into a mist so that it can be breathed directly into the lungs through a mouthpiece or face mask. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Ophthalmic: which means solution or ointment medication is instilled into the eye or applied on or around the eyelid. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Oral: which means medication including, but not limited to, tablet, capsule, liquid, or powder form is introduced into the gastrointestinal tract by mouth. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Oral argument: An opportunity for lawyers to summarize their position before the court and also to answer the judges' questions.
  • Otic: which means solutions or ointment medication is placed in the outer ear canal or applied around the outer ear. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • 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.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Pharmacist: means any person licensed pursuant to Florida Statutes § 465. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Physician: means a Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy who holds a valid and active license in full force and effect pursuant to the provisions of chapter 458 or 459, F. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Prescribed medication: means simple or compound substances, mixtures of substances, or prescribed enteral formulas that are prescribed for the care, mitigation, or prevention of disease or for health maintenance by a licensed practitioner authorized by the laws of the State of Florida to prescribe or order such substances. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Prescription: includes any order for drugs or medicinal supplies written or transmitted by any means of communication by a practitioner licensed or legally authorized by the State of Florida to prescribe such drugs or medicinal supplies and which is intended to be dispensed by a pharmacist. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • primary route: means the oral route, or in the case of a MAP who primarily administers medication via the enteral route, this term means the enteral route. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Provider: means either a single person providing services to a client of the Agency, including a CDC+ provider, or a business entity such as a Group Home or Adult Day Training Center providing services to clients of the Agency. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Rectal: which means any medication including, but not limited to, capsule, enema, gel, or suppository is administered via the rectum. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Self-administration of medication without supervision: means that the client is capable of self-administering his or her own medications without any supervision, monitoring, verbal prompting, physical assistance, or cuing from staff. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Supported living: means the provision of supports necessary for an adult who has a developmental disability to establish, live in, and maintain his or her own household in the community. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Topical: which means medication including, but not limited to, salve, lotion, ointment, cream, spray, shampoo, or solution is applied locally to a body part. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Trainer: means an individual who is licensed or authorized to practice nursing by the State of Florida pursuant to chapter 464, F. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Transdermal: which means a patch containing a pre-measured or measured amount of topical medication that is absorbed into the body via the epidermis (outer layer of skin). See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Unlicensed: means , for purposes of this rule, any direct service provider not licensed, authorized, certified, or otherwise permitted by Florida law to administer medication or to supervise a client's self-administration of medication. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Validation: means a MAP or MAP applicant's on-site demonstration of competency in administering or supervising self-administration of medication(s) to a client, certified by a Validation Trainer following the direct service provider's successful completion of an Agency-provided medication administration training course, or successful annual completion of an Agency provided in-service on medication error prevention and medication administration. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Validation by simulation: means the in-person, one-on-one imitation by a MAP or MAP applicant of the actual process utilized when administering medication or supervising the self-administration of medication by a particular route, which must occur as part of the required Medication Administration Training Course. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • Validation Trainer: means a practitioner who is licensed or authorized to practice nursing by the State of Florida pursuant to chapter 464, F. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001
  • WSC: means a Support Coordinator as defined in Florida Statutes § 393. See Florida Regulations 65G-7.001