Surface Transportation Board. An independent adjudicatory body housed within the U.S. Department of Transportation. STB is responsible for the regulation of interstate surface transportation, primarily railroads.
Abbreviation for the "Surface Transportation Board." The U.S. Federal body charged with enforcing acts of the U.S. Congress that affect common carriers in interstate commerce. The STB replaced the ICC in 1997.
Surface Transportation Board. The Surface Transportation Board was established on January 1, 1996 as a decisionally independent, bipartisan, adjudicatory body organizationally housed within the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), with jurisdiction over certain surface transportation economic regulatory matters. The STB adjudicates disputes and regulates interstate surface transportation through various laws pertaining to the different modes of surface transportation. Surface transportation matters under the Board's jurisdiction i
STB stands for set-top-box and is the receiver you use to decode high definition signals. STBs are often called a 'decoder', a 'receiver', or a 'tuner'. The term decoder is the more appropriate term as the word receiver can often mean the stereo equipment component.
Abbreviation for set-top box. An auxiliary device that usually sits on top of or adjacent to a television receiver used in direct analog or digital satellite transmission and digital television to view the signals on an analog TV. Converter boxes are becoming obsolete as old model televisions requiring a converter are replaced by modern televisions, which incorporate a converter into the television. Also called a set-top converter.
Save the Bay (local environmental group in partnership with the Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council and the Department of Environmental Management developing the Rhode Island Habitat Restoration website).