7 CFR 1.602 - What terms are used in this subpart?
As used in this subpart:
Alternative means a condition that a license party other than the Forest Service or another Department develops as an alternative to a preliminary condition from the Forest Service or another Department, under FPA sec. 33, 16 U.S.C. 823d.
Day means a calendar day.
Discovery means a prehearing process for obtaining facts or information to assist a party in preparing or presenting its case.
Ex parte communication means an oral or written communication to the ALJ that is made without providing all parties reasonable notice and an opportunity to participate.
FERC means the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
FPA means the Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791 et seq.
NEPA document means an environmental document as defined at 40 CFR 1508.10 to include an environmental assessment, environmental impact statement (EIS), finding of no significant impact, and notice of intent to prepare an EIS. Such documents are issued to comply with the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, 42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq., and the CEQ Regulations Implementing the Procedural Requirements of NEPA (40 CFR parts 21500-1508).
NFS means the National Forest System and refers to:
(1) Federal land managed by the Forest Service; and
(2) The Deputy Chief of the National Forest System, located in the Forest Service's Washington, DC, office.
(i) Section 1.621; or
(i) Section 1.622; or
(3) The Forest Service; and
Person means an individual; a partnership, corporation, association, or other legal entity; an unincorporated organization; and any Federal, State, Tribal, county, district, territorial, or local government or agency.
Representative means a person who:
(2) Has filed an appearance under § 1.610.
Secretary means the Secretary of Agriculture or his or her designee.
Senior Department employee has the same meaning as the term “senior employee” in 5 CFR 2637.211(a).
USDA means the United States Department of Agriculture.
Title 7 published on 2015-01-01
The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 7 CFR Part 1 after this date.