43 CFR 8340.0-5 - Definitions.

§ 8340.0-5 Definitions.

As used in this part:

(a)Off-road vehicle means any motorized vehicle capable of, or designed for, travel on or immediately over land, water, or other natural terrain, excluding:

(1) Any nonamphibious registered motorboat;

(2) Any military, fire, emergency, or law enforcement vehicle while being used for emergency purposes;

(3) Any vehicle whose use is expressly authorized by the authorized officer, or otherwise officially approved;

(4) Vehicles in official use; and

(5) Any combat or combat support vehicle when used in times of national defense emergencies.

(b)Public lands means any lands the surface of which is administered by the Bureau of Land Management.

(c)Bureau means the Bureau of Land Management.

(d)Official use means use by an employee, agent, or designated representative of the Federal Government or one of its contractors, in the course of his employment, agency, or representation.

(e)Planning system means the approach provided in Bureau regulations, directives and manuals to formulate multiple use plans for the public lands. This approach provides for public participation within the system.

(f)Open area means an area where all types of vehicle use is permitted at all times, anywhere in the area subject to the operating regulations and vehicle standards set forth in subparts 8341 and 8342 of this title.

(g)Limited area means an area restricted at certain times, in certain areas, and/or to certain vehicular use. These restrictions may be of any type, but can generally be accommodated within the following type of categories: Numbers of vehicles; types of vehicles; time or season of vehicle use; permitted or licensed use only; use on existing roads and trails; use on designated roads and trails; and other restrictions.

(h)Closed area means an area where off-road vehicle use is prohibited. Use of off-road vehicles in closed areas may be allowed for certain reasons; however, such use shall be made only with the approval of the authorized officer.

(i)Spark arrester is any device which traps or destroys 80 percent or more of the exhaust particles to which it is subjected.

[ 44 FR 34836, June 15, 1979, as amended at 53 FR 31003, Aug. 17, 1988]

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 16 - CONSERVATION

16 U.S. Code § 460l–6a - Repealed. Pub. L. 113–287, § 7, Dec. 19, 2014, 128 Stat. 3272

§ 670 - Definitions

§ 670a - Cooperative plan for conservation and rehabilitation

16 U.S. Code § 670a–1 - Repealed. Pub. L. 105–85, div. B, title XXIX, § 2912, Nov. 18, 1997, 111 Stat. 2022

§ 670b - Migratory game birds; hunting permits

§ 670c - Program for public outdoor recreation

16 U.S. Code § 670c–1 - Cooperative and interagency agreements for land management on installations

§ 670d - Liability for funds; accounting to Comptroller General

§ 670e - Applicability to other laws; national forest lands

16 U.S. Code § 670e–1 - Federal enforcement of other laws

16 U.S. Code § 670e–2 - Natural resources management services

§ 670f - Appropriations and expenditures

§ 1241 - Congressional statement of policy and declaration of purpose

§ 1242 - National trails system

§ 1243 - National recreation trails; establishment and designation; prerequisites

§ 1244 - National scenic and national historic trails

§ 1245 - Connecting or side trails; establishment, designation, and marking as components of national trails system; location

§ 1246 - Administration and development of national trails system

§ 1247 - State and local area recreation and historic trails

§ 1248 - Easements and rights-of-way

§ 1249 - Authorization of appropriations

§ 1250 - Volunteer trails assistance

§ 1251 - Definitions

§ 1281c

§ 1531 - Congressional findings and declaration of purposes and policy

§ 1532 - Definitions

§ 1533 - Determination of endangered species and threatened species

§ 1534 - Land acquisition

§ 1535 - Cooperation with States

§ 1536 - Interagency cooperation

§ 1537 - International cooperation

§ 1537a - Convention implementation

§ 1538 - Prohibited acts

§ 1539 - Exceptions

§ 1540 - Penalties and enforcement

§ 1541 - Endangered plants

§ 1542 - Authorization of appropriations

§ 1543 - Construction with Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972

§ 1544 - Annual cost analysis by Fish and Wildlife Service

U.S. Code: Title 43 - PUBLIC LANDS