Agency means an Executive agency, as defined in section 105 of title 5, United States Code.
Day means a calendar day, except when otherwise specified by the head of an agency.
Dependent means a relative of the employee residing with the employee and dependent on the employee for support.
Designated representative means a person 16 years of age or over who is named by an employee for the purpose of caring for a dependent.
Evacuated employee means an employee of an agency who has received an order to evacuate.
Order to evacuate means an oral or written order to evacuate an employee from an assigned area.
Safe haven means a designated area to which an employee or dependent will be or has been evacuated.
United States means the 50 States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealths of Puerto Rico and the Northern Mariana Islands, and any territory or possession of the United States.
[59 FR 66332, Dec. 28, 1994, as amended at 65 FR 41869, July 7, 2000]