Purchaser means any person, who:
(a) Submits bids for, is awarded, or reasonably may be expected to submit bids for or be awarded, a Forest Service timber sale contract;
(b) Conducts business with the Forest Service as an agent or representative of another timber sale purchaser; or
(c) For the purposes of the Forest Resources Conservation and Shortage Relief Act of 1990 (16 U.S.C. 620, et seq.) (Act), any person who violates the Act or any regulation or contract issued under the Act, or any person who may reasonably be expected to enter into a contract to purchase or receive delivery of unprocessed Federal timber in violation of the Act or its implementing regulations.
36 CFR § 223.133
As used in this subpart, the following terms shall have the meanings set forth below: