32 CFR 1804.2: Definitions.
For purposes of this part, the following terms have the meanings indicated:
means the United States National Counterintelligence Center acting through the NACIC Information and Privacy Coordinator;
means calendar days when NACIC is operating and specifically excludes Saturdays, Sundays, and legal public holidays. Three (3) days may be added to any requirement of this part if responding by U.S. domestic mail; ten (10) days may be added if responding by international mail;
means ownership or the authority of NACIC pursuant to federal statute or privilege to regulate official or public access to records;
means the NACIC Information and Privacy Coordinator who serves as the NACIC manager of the historical access program established pursuant to Section 4.5 of this Order;
means any executive department, military department, or other establishment or entity included in the definition of agency in 5 U.S.C. 552(f);
Former Presidential appointee
means any person who has previously occupied a policy-making position in the executive branch of the United States Government to which they were appointed by the current or former President and confirmed by the United States Senate;
Historian or historical researcher
means any individual with professional training in the academic field of history (or related fields such as journalism) engaged in a research project leading to publication (or any similar activity such as academic course development) reasonably intended to increase the understanding of the American public into the operations and activities of the United States government;
means any knowledge that can be communicated or documentary material, regardless of its physical form that is owned by, produced by or for, or is under the control of the United States Government;
means any official in the executive, military, congressional, or judicial branches of government, United States or foreign, or U.S. Government contractor who, in the sole discretion of NACIC, has a subject matter or physical interest in the documents or information at issue;
means the NACIC officer who originated the information at issue, or successor in office, or a NACIC officer who has been delegated declassification authority for the information at issue in accordance with the provisions of this Order;
means Executive Order 12958 of April 17, 1995 or successor Orders.