The term “energy sector of Iran” refers to activities to develop petroleum or natural gas resources or nuclear power in Iran.
(2) Financial institution
The term “financial institution” has the meaning given that term in section 14 of the Iran Sanctions Act of 1996 (Public Law 104–172; 50 U.S.C. 1701 note).
The term “Iran” includes the Government of Iran and any agency or instrumentality of Iran.
The term “person” means—
(A)a natural person, corporation, company, business association, partnership, society, trust, or any other nongovernmental entity, organization, or group;
(B)any governmental entity or instrumentality of a government, including a multilateral development institution (as defined in section
262r(c)(3) of this title); and
(C)any successor, subunit, parent entity, or subsidiary of, or any entity under common ownership or control with, any entity described in subparagraph (A) or (B).
The term “State” means each of the several States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, Guam, the United States Virgin Islands, and any other territory or possession of the United States.
(6) State or local government
The term “State or local government” includes—
(A)any State and any agency or instrumentality thereof;
(B)any local government within a State, and any agency or instrumentality thereof;
(C)any other governmental instrumentality of a State or locality; and
(D)any public institution of higher education within the meaning of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 1001 et seq.).
For termination of section, see section
8551(a) of this title.
References in Text
This subchapter, referred to in text, was in the original “this title”, meaning Pub. L. 111–195, title II, July 1, 2010, 124 Stat. 1341, which enacted this subchapter, amended section
80a–13 of Title
15, Commerce and Trade, enacted provisions set out as notes under section
80a–13 of Title
15, and amended provisions set out as a note under section
1701 of Title
50, War and National Defense. For complete classification of title II to the Code, see Tables.
The Higher Education Act of 1965, referred to in par. (6)(D), is Pub. L. 89–329, Nov. 8, 1965, 79 Stat. 1219, which is classified generally to chapter 28 (§ 1001 et seq.) of Title 20, Education, and part C (§ 2751 et seq.) of subchapter
I of chapter
34 of Title
42, The Public Health and Welfare. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section
1001 of Title
20 and Tables.
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