50 C.F.R. § 80.1   Definitions.

Title 50 - Wildlife and Fisheries

Title 50: Wildlife and Fisheries

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§ 80.1   Definitions.

As used in this part, terms shall have the following meanings:

(a) The Federal Aid Acts or the Acts. The Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration Act of September 2, 1937, as amended (50 Stat. 917; 16 U.S.C. 669–669i), and the Federal Aid in Sport Fish Restoration Act of August 9, 1950, as amended (64 Stat. 430; 16 U.S.C. 777–777k).

(b) State. Any State of the United States; the territorial areas of Guam, the Virgin Islands, and American Samoa; the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.

(c) State fish and wildlife agency. The agency or official of a State designated under State law or regulation to carry out the laws of the State in relation to the management of fish and wildlife resources of the State. Such an agency or official which is also designated to exercise collateral responsibilities, e.g., State Department of Natural Resources, shall be considered the State fish and wildlife agency only when exercising the responsibilities specific to the management of the fish and wildlife resources of the State.

(d) Secretary. The Secretary of the Interior or his designated representative.

(e) Director. The Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, or his designated representative. The Director serves as the Secretary's representative in matters relating to the administration and execution of the Federal Aid Acts.

(f) Regional Director. The Regional director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, or his designated representative.

(g) Federal Aid Manual. The publication of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service which contains policies, standards and procedures required for participation in the benefits of the Acts.

(h) Project. A program of related undertakings necessary to fulfill a defined need which is consistent with the purposes of the Act.

(i) Comprehensive fish and wildlife management plan. A document describing the State's plan for meeting the long-range needs of the public for fish and wildlife resources, and the system for managing the plan.

(j) Federal Aid Funds. Funds provided under Federal Aid Acts.

(k) Resident angler. A resident angler is one who fishes within the same State where legal residence is maintained.

(l) Common horsepower. Common horsepower is defined as any size motor that can be reasonably accommodated on the body of water slated for development.

[47 FR 22539, May 25, 1982, as amended at 50 FR 21448, May 24, 1985]

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