23 USC 501 - Definitions

In this chapter, the following definitions apply:
(1) Federal laboratory.— 
The term Federal laboratory includes a Government-owned, Government-operated laboratory and a Government-owned, contractor-operated laboratory.
(2) Safety.— 
The term safety includes highway and traffic safety systems, research, and development relating to vehicle, highway, driver, passenger, bicyclist, and pedestrian characteristics, accident investigations, communications, emergency medical care, and transportation of the injured.