39 CFR 958.2 - Definitions.
As used in this part:
(a) Complaint refers to the determination by the Determining Official that an individual has violated the prohibition against mailing hazardous materials and/or related violations under 39 U.S.C. 3018.
(b) Initial Decision refers to the written decision which the Presiding Officer renders.
(c) Determining Official refers to the Chief Postal Inspector or designee.
(f) Person refers to any individual, partnership, corporation, association, or private organization.
(g) Presiding Officer refers to an Administrative Law Judge designated by the Chief Administrative Law Judge to conduct a hearing, or to the Judicial Officer, if an Administrative Law Judge is not available.
(i) Representative refers to an attorney or other advocate.
(j) Respondent refers to any person determined by the Determining Official to be liable for civil penalties, clean-up costs and/or damages for mailing hazardous materials and/or related violations under 39 U.S.C. 3018.