32 CFR § 269.2 - Definitions.
(a) Department. The Department of Defense.
(b) Civil monetary penalty. Any penalty, fine, or other sanction that:
(i) Is for a specific monetary amount as provided by Federal law; or
(ii) Has a maximum amount provided by Federal law; and
(2) Is assessed or enforced by the Department pursuant to Federal law; and
(3) Is assessed or enforced pursuant to an administrative proceeding or a civil action in the Federal Courts.
(c) Consumer Price Index. The index for all urban consumers published by the Department of Labor.