38 CFR § 1.301 - Definitions.

§ 1.301 Definitions.

As used in §§ 1.300 through 1.303 of this title:

(a)Secretary means the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

(b)Eligible person means any individual to whom the Secretary is authorized to furnish medical examination or treatment.

(c)Garage means a structure or part of a structure in which vehicles may be parked.

(d)Medical facility means any facility or part thereof which is under the jurisdiction of the Secretary for the provision of health-care services, including any necessary buildings and structures, garage or parking facility.

(e)Parking facilities includes all surface and garage parking spaces at a VA medical facility.

(f)Volunteer worker means an individual who performs services, without compensation, under the auspices of VA Voluntary Service (VAVS) at a VA medical facility, for the benefit of veterans receiving care at that medical facility.

(Authority: 38 U.S.C. 8109)
[53 FR 25490, July 7, 1988]