42 U.S. Code § 7101 - Definitions

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(a) As used in this chapter, unless otherwise provided or indicated by the context, the term the “Department” means the Department of Energy or any component thereof, including the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
(b) As used in this chapter
(1) reference to “function” includes reference to any duty, obligation, power, authority, responsibility, right, privilege, and activity, or the plural thereof, as the case may be; and
(2) reference to “perform”, when used in relation to functions, includes the undertaking, fulfillment, or execution of any duty or obligation; and the exercise of power, authority, rights, and privileges.
(c) As used in this chapter, “Federal lease” means an agreement which, for any consideration, including but not limited to, bonuses, rents, or royalties conferred and covenants to be observed, authorizes a person to explore for, or develop, or produce (or to do any or all of these) oil and gas, coal, oil shale, tar sands, and geothermal resources on lands or interests in lands under Federal jurisdiction.

Source

(Pub. L. 95–91, § 2,Aug. 4, 1977, 91 Stat. 567.)
References in Text

This chapter, referred to in subsecs. (a), (b), and (c), was in the original “this Act”, meaning Pub. L. 95–91, Aug. 4, 1977, 91 Stat. 565, as amended, known as the Department of Energy Organization Act, which is classified principally to this chapter. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out below and Tables.
Short Title of 1997 Amendment

Pub. L. 105–28, § 1,July 18, 1997, 111 Stat. 245, provided that: “This Act [amending sections 7191 and 7234 of this title and repealing section 776 of Title 15, Commerce and Trade] may be cited as the ‘Department of Energy Standardization Act of 1997’.”
Short Title of 1990 Amendment

Pub. L. 101–271, § 1,Apr. 11, 1990, 104 Stat. 135, provided that: “This Act [amending section 7171 of this title and enacting provisions set out as a note under section 7171 of this title] may be cited as the ‘Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Member Term Act of 1990’.”
Short Title

Pub. L. 95–91, § 1,Aug. 4, 1977, 91 Stat. 565, provided: “That this Act [enacting this chapter and section 916 of Title 7, Agriculture, amending sections 6833 and 6839 of this title, section 19 of Title 3, The President, sections 101, 5108, and 5312 to 5316 of Title 5, Government Organization and Employees, section 1701z–8 of Title 12, Banks and Banking, and sections 766, 790a, 790d, and 2002 of Title 15, Commerce and Trade, repealing sections 2036 and 5818 of this title and sections 763, 768, and 786 of Title 15, enacting provisions set out as a note under section 2201 of this title, and repealing provisions set out as a note under section 761 of Title 15] may be cited as the ‘Department of Energy Organization Act’.”
For short title of part E of title XXXI of div. C of Pub. L. 101–510, which enacted subchapter XIII of this chapter, as the “Department of Energy Science Education Enhancement Act”, see section 3161 ofPub. L. 101–510, set out as a note under section 7381 of this title.
For short title of part A of title V of Pub. L. 103–382, which enacted subchapter XIV of this chapter, as the “Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Act of 1994”, see section 511 ofPub. L. 103–382, set out as a note under section 7382 of this title.
For short title of subtitle D of title XXXI of div. C of Pub. L. 106–65, which enacted subchapter XV of this chapter, as the “Department of Energy Facilities Safeguards, Security, and Counterintelligence Enhancement Act of 1999”, see section 3141 ofPub. L. 106–65, set out as a note under section 7383 of this title.
For short title of section 1 [div. C, title XXXVI] of Pub. L. 106–398, which enacted subchapter XVI of this chapter, as the “Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act of 2000”, see section 1 [div. C, title XXXVI, § 3601] of Pub. L. 106–398, set out as a note under section 7384 of this title.
Executive Order No. 12083

Ex. Ord. No. 12083, Sept. 27, 1978, 43 F.R. 44813, as amended by Ex. Ord. No. 12121, Feb. 26, 1979, 44 F.R. 11195; Ex. Ord. No. 12148, July 20, 1979, 44 F.R. 43239, which established the Energy Coordinating Committee and provided for its membership, functions, etc., was revoked by Ex. Ord. No. 12379, § 20, Aug. 17, 1982, 47 F.R. 36100, set out as a note under section 14 of the Federal Advisory Committee Act in the Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.

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2 CFR - Grants and Agreements

2 CFR Part 901 - NONPROCUREMENT DEBARMENT AND SUSPENSION

2 CFR Part 902 - REQUIREMENTS FOR DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE (FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE)

10 CFR - Energy

10 CFR Part 205 - ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES AND SANCTIONS

10 CFR Part 218 - STANDBY MANDATORY INTERNATIONAL OIL ALLOCATION

10 CFR Part 300 - VOLUNTARY GREENHOUSE GAS REPORTING PROGRAM: GENERAL GUIDELINES

10 CFR Part 420 - STATE ENERGY PROGRAM

10 CFR Part 434 - ENERGY CODE FOR NEW FEDERAL COMMERCIAL AND MULTI-FAMILY HIGH RISE RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS

10 CFR Part 435 - ENERGY EFFICIENCY STANDARDS FOR NEW FEDERAL LOW-RISE RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS

10 CFR Part 436 - FEDERAL ENERGY MANAGEMENT AND PLANNING PROGRAMS

10 CFR Part 440 - WEATHERIZATION ASSISTANCE FOR LOW-INCOME PERSONS

10 CFR Part 451 - RENEWABLE ENERGY PRODUCTION INCENTIVES

10 CFR Part 452 - PRODUCTION INCENTIVES FOR CELLULOSIC BIOFUELS

10 CFR Part 455 - GRANT PROGRAMS FOR SCHOOLS AND HOSPITALS AND BUILDINGS OWNED BY UNITS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC CARE INSTITUTIONS

10 CFR Part 500 - DEFINITIONS

10 CFR Part 501 - ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES AND SANCTIONS

10 CFR Part 503 - NEW FACILITIES

10 CFR Part 504 - EXISTING POWERPLANTS

10 CFR Part 600 - FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE RULES

10 CFR Part 603 - TECHNOLOGY INVESTMENT AGREEMENTS

10 CFR Part 625 - PRICE COMPETITIVE SALE OF STRATEGIC PETROLEUM RESERVE PETROLEUM

10 CFR Part 626 - PROCEDURES FOR ACQUISITION OF PETROLEUM FOR THE STRATEGIC PETROLEUM RESERVE

10 CFR Part 709 - COUNTERINTELLIGENCE EVALUATION PROGRAM

10 CFR Part 710 - CRITERIA AND PROCEDURES FOR DETERMINING ELIGIBILITY FOR ACCESS TO CLASSIFIED MATTER OR SPECIAL NUCLEAR MATERIAL

10 CFR Part 711

10 CFR Part 719 - CONTRACTOR LEGAL MANAGEMENT REQUIREMENTS

10 CFR Part 727 - CONSENT FOR ACCESS TO INFORMATION ON DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY COMPUTERS

10 CFR Part 733 - ALLEGATIONS OF RESEARCH MISCONDUCT

10 CFR Part 824 - PROCEDURAL RULES FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF CIVIL PENALTIES FOR CLASSIFIED INFORMATION SECURITY VIOLATIONS

10 CFR Part 830 - NUCLEAR SAFETY MANAGEMENT

10 CFR Part 840 - EXTRAORDINARY NUCLEAR OCCURRENCES

10 CFR Part 850 - CHRONIC BERYLLIUM DISEASE PREVENTION PROGRAM

10 CFR Part 851 - WORKER SAFETY AND HEALTH PROGRAM

10 CFR Part 852

10 CFR Part 903 - POWER AND TRANSMISSION RATES

10 CFR Part 904 - GENERAL REGULATIONS FOR THE CHARGES FOR THE SALE OF POWER FROM THE BOULDER CANYON PROJECT

10 CFR Part 950 - STANDBY SUPPORT FOR CERTAIN NUCLEAR PLANT DELAYS

10 CFR Part 960 - GENERAL GUIDELINES FOR THE PRELIMINARY SCREENING OF POTENTIAL SITES FOR A NUCLEAR WASTE REPOSITORY

10 CFR Part 962 - BYPRODUCT MATERIAL

10 CFR Part 963 - YUCCA MOUNTAIN SITE SUITABILITY GUIDELINES

10 CFR Part 1000 - TRANSFER OF PROCEEDINGS TO THE SECRETARY OF ENERGY AND THE FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSION

10 CFR Part 1003 - OFFICE OF HEARINGS AND APPEALS PROCEDURAL REGULATIONS

10 CFR Part 1008 - RECORDS MAINTAINED ON INDIVIDUALS (PRIVACY ACT)

10 CFR Part 1015 - COLLECTION OF CLAIMS OWED THE UNITED STATES

10 CFR Part 1017 - IDENTIFICATION AND PROTECTION OF UNCLASSIFIED CONTROLLED NUCLEAR INFORMATION

10 CFR Part 1021 - NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT IMPLEMENTING PROCEDURES

10 CFR Part 1022 - COMPLIANCE WITH FLOODPLAIN AND WETLAND ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW REQUIREMENTS

10 CFR Part 1042 - NONDISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF SEX IN EDUCATION PROGRAMS OR ACTIVITIES RECEIVING FEDERAL FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

10 CFR Part 1044 - SECURITY REQUIREMENTS FOR PROTECTED DISCLOSURES UNDER SECTION 3164 OF THE NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT FOR FISCAL YEAR 2000

10 CFR Part 1046 - PHYSICAL PROTECTION OF SECURITY INTERESTS

10 CFR Part 1047 - LIMITED ARREST AUTHORITY AND USE OF FORCE BY PROTECTIVE FORCE OFFICERS

10 CFR Part 1049 - LIMITED ARREST AUTHORITY AND USE OF FORCE BY PROTECTIVE FORCE OFFICERS OF THE STRATEGIC PETROLEUM RESERVE

18 CFR - Conservation of Power and Water Resources

18 CFR Part 1 - RULES OF GENERAL APPLICABILITY

18 CFR Part 1b - RULES RELATING TO INVESTIGATIONS

18 CFR Part 1c - PROHIBITION OF ENERGY MARKET MANIPULATION

18 CFR Part 2 - GENERAL POLICY AND INTERPRETATIONS

18 CFR Part 4 - LICENSES, PERMITS, EXEMPTIONS, AND DETERMINATION OF PROJECT COSTS

18 CFR Part 5 - INTEGRATED LICENSE APPLICATION PROCESS

18 CFR Part 6 - SURRENDER OR TERMINATION OF LICENSE

18 CFR Part 8 - RECREATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES AND DEVELOPMENT AT LICENSED PROJECTS

18 CFR Part 11 - ANNUAL CHARGES UNDER PART I OF THE FEDERAL POWER ACT

18 CFR Part 12 - SAFETY OF WATER POWER PROJECTS AND PROJECT WORKS

18 CFR Part 16 - PROCEDURES RELATING TO TAKEOVER AND RELICENSING OF LICENSED PROJECTS

18 CFR Part 24 - DECLARATION OF INTENTION

18 CFR Part 32 - INTERCONNECTION OF FACILITIES

18 CFR Part 33 - APPLICATIONS UNDER FEDERAL POWER ACT SECTION 203

18 CFR Part 34 - APPLICATION FOR AUTHORIZATION OF THE ISSUANCE OF SECURITIES OR THE ASSUMPTION OF LIABILITIES

18 CFR Part 35 - FILING OF RATE SCHEDULES AND TARIFFS

18 CFR Part 37 - OPEN ACCESS SAME-TIME INFORMATION SYSTEMS

18 CFR Part 38 - BUSINESS PRACTICE STANDARDS AND COMMUNICATION PROTOCOLS FOR PUBLIC UTILITIES

18 CFR Part 41 - ACCOUNTS, RECORDS, MEMORANDA AND DISPOSITION OF CONTESTED AUDIT FINDINGS AND PROPOSED REMEDIES

18 CFR Part 45 - APPLICATION FOR AUTHORITY TO HOLD INTERLOCKING POSITIONS

18 CFR Part 46 - PUBLIC UTILITY FILING REQUIREMENTS AND FILING REQUIREMENTS FOR PERSONS HOLDING INTERLOCKING POSITIONS

18 CFR Part 101 - UNIFORM SYSTEM OF ACCOUNTS PRESCRIBED FOR PUBLIC UTILITIES AND LICENSEES SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THE FEDERAL POWER ACT

18 CFR Part 116

18 CFR Part 131 - FORMS

18 CFR Part 141 - STATEMENTS AND REPORTS (SCHEDULES)

18 CFR Part 152 - APPLICATION FOR EXEMPTION FROM THE PROVISIONS OF THE NATURAL GAS ACT PURSUANT TO SECTION 1(C) THEREOF AND ISSUANCE OF BLANKET CERTIFICATES AUTHORIZING CERTAIN SALES FOR RESALE

18 CFR Part 154 - RATE SCHEDULES AND TARIFFS

18 CFR Part 161

18 CFR Part 201 - UNIFORM SYSTEM OF ACCOUNTS PRESCRIBED FOR NATURAL GAS COMPANIES SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THE NATURAL GAS ACT

18 CFR Part 225 - PRESERVATION OF RECORDS OF NATURAL GAS COMPANIES

18 CFR Part 250 - FORMS

18 CFR Part 260 - STATEMENTS AND REPORTS (SCHEDULES)

18 CFR Part 270 - DETERMINATION PROCEDURES

18 CFR Part 273

18 CFR Part 275

18 CFR Part 281 - NATURAL GAS CURTAILMENT UNDER THE NATURAL GAS POLICY ACT OF 1978

18 CFR Part 284 - CERTAIN SALES AND TRANSPORTATION OF NATURAL GAS UNDER THE NATURAL GAS POLICY ACT OF 1978 AND RELATED AUTHORITIES

18 CFR Part 290 - COLLECTION OF COST OF SERVICE INFORMATION UNDER SECTION 133 OF THE PUBLIC UTILITY REGULATORY POLICIES ACT OF 1978

18 CFR Part 292 - REGULATIONS UNDER SECTIONS 201 AND 210 OF THE PUBLIC UTILITY REGULATORY POLICIES ACT OF 1978 WITH REGARD TO SMALL POWER PRODUCTION AND COGENERATION

18 CFR Part 300 - CONFIRMATION AND APPROVAL OF THE RATES OF FEDERAL POWER MARKETING ADMINISTRATIONS

18 CFR Part 340 - RATE SCHEDULES AND TARIFFS

18 CFR Part 341 - OIL PIPELINE TARIFFS: OIL PIPELINE COMPANIES SUBJECT TO SECTION 6 OF THE INTERSTATE COMMERCE ACT

18 CFR Part 343 - PROCEDURAL RULES APPLICABLE TO OIL PIPELINE PROCEEDINGS

18 CFR Part 344 - FILING QUOTATIONS FOR U.S. GOVERNMENT SHIPMENTS AT REDUCED RATES

18 CFR Part 346 - OIL PIPELINE COST-OF-SERVICE FILING REQUIREMENTS

18 CFR Part 347 - OIL PIPELINE DEPRECIATION STUDIES

18 CFR Part 348 - OIL PIPELINE APPLICATIONS FOR MARKET POWER DETERMINATIONS

18 CFR Part 349 - DISPOSITION OF CONTESTED AUDIT FINDINGS AND PROPOSED REMEDIES

18 CFR Part 351 - FINANCIAL STATEMENTS RELEASED BY CARRIERS

18 CFR Part 356 - PRESERVATION OF RECORDS FOR OIL PIPELINE COMPANIES

18 CFR Part 357 - ANNUAL SPECIAL OR PERIODIC REPORTS: CARRIERS SUBJECT TO PART I OF THE INTERSTATE COMMERCE ACT

18 CFR Part 358 - STANDARDS OF CONDUCT

18 CFR Part 375 - THE COMMISSION

18 CFR Part 376 - ORGANIZATION, MISSION, AND FUNCTIONS; OPERATIONS DURING EMERGENCY CONDITIONS

18 CFR Part 380 - REGULATIONS IMPLEMENTING THE NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT

18 CFR Part 381 - FEES

18 CFR Part 382 - ANNUAL CHARGES

18 CFR Part 388 - INFORMATION AND REQUESTS

18 CFR Part 390 - ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION

18 CFR Part 821

43 CFR - Public Lands: Interior

43 CFR Part 3420 - COMPETITIVE LEASING

48 CFR - Federal Acquisition Regulations System

48 CFR Part 901 - FEDERAL ACQUISITION REGULATIONS SYSTEM

48 CFR Part 902 - DEFINITIONS OF WORDS AND TERMS

48 CFR Part 903 - IMPROPER BUSINESS PRACTICES AND PERSONAL CONFLICTS OF INTEREST

48 CFR Part 904 - ADMINISTRATIVE MATTERS

48 CFR Part 905 - PUBLICIZING CONTRACT ACTIONS

48 CFR Part 906 - COMPETITION REQUIREMENTS

48 CFR Part 908 - REQUIRED SOURCES OF SUPPLIES AND SERVICES

48 CFR Part 909 - CONTRACTOR QUALIFICATIONS

48 CFR Part 911 - DESCRIBING AGENCY NEEDS

48 CFR Part 912 - ACQUISITION OF COMMERCIAL ITEMS

48 CFR Part 913 - SIMPLIFIED ACQUISITION PROCEDURES

48 CFR Part 914 - SEALED BIDDING

48 CFR Part 915 - CONTRACTING BY NEGOTIATION

48 CFR Part 916 - TYPES OF CONTRACTS

48 CFR Part 917 - SPECIAL CONTRACTING METHODS

48 CFR Part 919 - SMALL BUSINESS PROGRAMS

48 CFR Part 922 - APPLICATION OF LABOR LAWS TO GOVERNMENT ACQUISITION

48 CFR Part 923 - ENVIRONMENT, ENERGY AND WATER EFFICIENCY, RENEWABLE ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES, OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY, AND DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE

48 CFR Part 924 - PROTECTION OF PRIVACY AND FREEDOM OF INFORMATION

48 CFR Part 925 - FOREIGN ACQUISITION

48 CFR Part 927 - PATENTS, DATA, AND COPYRIGHTS

48 CFR Part 928 - BONDS AND INSURANCE

48 CFR Part 931 - CONTRACT COST PRINCIPLES AND PROCEDURES

48 CFR Part 932 - CONTRACT FINANCING

48 CFR Part 933 - PROTESTS, DISPUTES, AND APPEALS

48 CFR Part 935 - RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CONTRACTING

48 CFR Part 936 - CONSTRUCTION AND ARCHITECT-ENGINEER CONTRACTS

48 CFR Part 939 - ACQUISITION OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

48 CFR Part 941 - ACQUISITION OF UTILITY SERVICES

48 CFR Part 942 - CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION AND AUDIT SERVICES

48 CFR Part 945 - GOVERNMENT PROPERTY

48 CFR Part 947 - TRANSPORTATION

48 CFR Part 950 - EXTRAORDINARY CONTRACTUAL ACTIONS AND THE SAFETY ACT

48 CFR Part 951 - USE OF GOVERNMENT SOURCES BY CONTRACTORS

48 CFR Part 952 - SOLICITATION PROVISIONS AND CONTRACT CLAUSES

48 CFR Part 970 - DOE MANAGEMENT AND OPERATING CONTRACTS

 

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