40 CFR 1043.20 - Definitions.
The following definitions apply to this part:
2008 Annex VI means Annex VI to the MARPOL Protocol, including the amendments from Annex 12, adopted through April 2014 (incorporated by reference in § 1043.100). This version of Annex VI does not include any amendments that may be adopted in the future. This 2008 version applies for certain provisions of this part such as those applicable for internal waters and for non-Party vessels.
Administrator means the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency.
Annex VI means Annex VI of the MARPOL Protocol.
Designated Certification Officer means the EPA official to whom the Administrator has delegated authority to issue EIAPP certificates. Note that the Designated Certification Officer is also delegated certain authorities under this part in addition to the authority to issue EIAPP certificates.
ECA associated area means the U.S. internal waters that are navigable from the ECA. This term does not include internal waters that are shoreward of ocean waters that are not part of an emission control area.
Engine has the meaning given in 40 CFR 1068.30.
EPA means the United States Environmental Protection Agency.
Great Lakes means all the streams, rivers, lakes, and other bodies of water that are within the drainage basin of the St. Lawrence River, west of Anticosti Island.
IMO means the International Maritime Organization.
MARPOL Protocol has the meaning given in 33 U.S.C. 1901.
Navigable waters has the meaning given in 33 U.S.C. 1901.
NOXTechnical Code means the “Technical Code on Control of Emission of Nitrogen Oxides from Marine Diesel Engines” adopted by IMO (incorporated by reference in § 1043.100). The Technical Code is part of 2008 Annex VI.
Operator has the meaning given in 33 U.S.C. 1901.
Owner has the meaning given in 33 U.S.C. 1901.
Person has the meaning given in 33 U.S.C. 1901.
Public vessels means warships, naval auxiliary vessels, and other vessels owned or operated by a sovereign country when engaged in noncommercial service. Vessels with a national security exemption under 40 CFR 80.606 or 1042.635 are deemed to be public vessels.
Secretary has the meaning given in 33 U.S.C. 1901.
U.S. EEZ means the Exclusive Economic Zone of the United States, as defined in Presidential Proclamation 5030 of March 10, 1983.
Vessel has the meaning given to “ship” in APPS.
We means EPA.