7 U.S. Code § 8302 - Definitions
The term “article” means any pest or disease or any material or tangible object that could harbor a pest or disease.
The term “facility” means any structure.
The term “livestock” means all farm-raised animals.
The term “means of conveyance” means any personal property used for or intended for use for the movement of any other personal property.
The term “United States” means all of the States.
This chapter, referred to in introductory provisions and par. (16), was in the original “this subtitle”, meaning subtitle E (§§ 10401–10418) of title X of Pub. L. 107–171, May 13, 2002, 116 Stat. 494, which is classified principally to this chapter. For complete classification of subtitle E to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 8301 of this title and Tables.
For transfer of functions of the Secretary of Agriculture relating to agricultural import and entry inspection activities under this chapter to the Secretary of Homeland Security, and for treatment of related references, see sections 231, 551(d), 552(d), and 557 of Title 6, Domestic Security, and the Department of Homeland Security Reorganization Plan of November 25, 2002, as modified, set out as a note under section 542 of Title 6.
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