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Title 7Subtitle BChapter XLIIPart 4280


TITLE 7—Agriculture

Subtitle B—REGULATIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (CONTINUED)

CHAPTER XLII—RURAL BUSINESS-COOPERATIVE SERVICE AND RURAL UTILITIES SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

PART 4280—LOANS AND GRANTS

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Subpart A—RURAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT LOAN AND GRANT PROGRAMS

§4280.1
Purpose.
§4280.2
Policy.
§4280.3
Definitions.
§§4280.4-4280.12
[Reserved]
§4280.13
Applicant eligibility.
§4280.14
[Reserved]
§4280.15
Ultimate Recipient Projects eligible for Rural Economic Development Loan funding.
§4280.16
REDL and REDG Loan terms.
§4280.17
Additional REDL terms.
§4280.18
[Reserved]
§4280.19
REDG Grants.
§4280.20
[Reserved]
§4280.21
Eligible REDG Ultimate Recipients and Projects.
§4280.22
[Reserved]
§4280.23
Requirements for lending from Revolving Loan Fund.
§4280.24
Revolved funds.
§4280.25
Revolving Loan Fund Plan.
§4280.26
Administration and operation of the Revolving Loan Fund.
§4280.27
Ineligible purposes.
§4280.28
[Reserved]
§4280.29
Supplemental financing required for the Ultimate Recipient Project.
§4280.30
Restrictions on the use of REDL or REDG funds.
§§4280.31-4280.35
[Reserved]
§4280.36
Other laws that contain compliance requirements for these Programs.
§4280.37
Application forms and filing dates.
§4280.38
Maximum amount of loans or Grants.
§4280.39
Contents of an application.
§4280.40
[Reserved]
§4280.41
Environmental review of the application.
§4280.42
Application evaluation and selection.
§4280.43
Discretionary points.
§4280.44
Limitation on number of loans or Grants to an Intermediary.
§§4280.45-4280.46
[Reserved]
§4280.47
Non-selection of applications.
§4280.48
Post selection period.
§4280.49
[Reserved]
§4280.50
Disbursement of Zero-Interest Loan funds.
§§4280.51-4280.52
[Reserved]
§4280.53
Loan payments.
§4280.54
Construction procurement requirements.
§4280.55
Monitoring responsibilities.
§4280.56
Submission of reports and audits.
§§4280.57-4280.61
[Reserved]
§4280.62
Appeals.
§4280.63
Exception authority.
§§4280.64-4280.99
[Reserved]
§4280.100
OMB control number.
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Subpart B—RURAL ENERGY FOR AMERICA PROGRAM GENERAL

General

§4280.101
Purpose.
§4280.102
Organization of subpart.
§4280.103
Definitions.
§4280.104
Exception authority.
§4280.105
Appeals.
§4280.106
Conflict of interest.
§4280.107
USDA Departmental Regulations.
§4280.108
Laws that contain other compliance requirements.
§4280.109
Ineligible applicants, borrowers, and owners.
§4280.110
General applicant and application provisions.
§4280.111
Notifications.

Renewable Energy System and Energy Efficiency Improvement Grants

§4280.112
Applicant eligibility.
§4280.113
Project eligibility.
§4280.114
Qualification for simplified applications.
§4280.115
RES and EEI grant funding.
§4280.116
Application and documentation.
§4280.117
Evaluation of RES and EEI grant applications.
§4280.118
Insurance requirements.
§4280.119
Construction planning and performing development.
§4280.120
RES and EEI grantee requirements.
§4280.121
Servicing grants.

Renewable Energy System and Energy Efficiency Improvement Guaranteed Loans

§4280.122
Borrower eligibility.
§4280.123
Project eligibility.
§4280.124
Guaranteed loan funding.
§4280.125
Interest rates.
§4280.126
Terms of loan.
§4280.127
Guarantee/annual renewal fee percentages.
§4280.128
Application and documentation.
§4280.129
Evaluation of RES and EEI guaranteed loan applications.
§4280.130
Eligible lenders.
§4280.131
Lender's functions and responsibilities.
§4280.132
Access to records.
§4280.133
Conditions of guarantee.
§4280.134
Sale or assignment of guaranteed loan.
§4280.135
Participation.
§4280.136
Minimum retention.
§4280.137
Repurchase from holder.
§4280.138
Replacement of document.
§4280.139
Credit quality.
§4280.140
Financial statements.
§4280.141
Appraisals.
§4280.142
Personal and corporate guarantees.
§4280.143
Loan approval and obligation of funds.
§4280.144
Transfer of lenders.
§4280.145
Changes in borrower.
§4280.146
Conditions precedent to issuance of Loan Note Guarantee.
§4280.147
Issuance of the guarantee.
§4280.148
Refusal to execute Loan Note Guarantee.
§4280.149
Requirements after project construction.
§4280.150
Insurance requirements.
§4280.151
[Reserved]
§4280.152
Servicing guaranteed loans.
§4280.153
Substitution of lender.
§4280.154
Default by borrower.
§4280.155
Protective advances.
§4280.156
Liquidation.
§4280.157
Determination of loss and payment.
§4280.158
Future recovery.
§4280.159
Bankruptcy.
§4280.160
Termination of guarantee.
§§4280.161-4280.164
[Reserved]

Combined Funding for Renewable Energy Systems and Energy Efficiency Improvements

§4280.165
Combined funding for renewable energy systems and energy efficiency improvements.
§§4280.166-4280.169
[Reserved]

Renewable Energy System Feasibility Study Grants

§4280.170
Applicant eligibility.
§4280.171
Project eligibility.
§4280.172
Application eligibility provisions.
§4280.173
Grant funding for feasibility studies.
§§4280.174-4280.175
[Reserved]
§4280.176
Feasibility study grant applications—content.
§4280.177
Evaluation of feasibility study grant applications.
§4280.178
Scoring feasibility study grant applications.
§4280.179
Selecting feasibility study grant applications for award.
§4280.180
Actions prior to grant closing.
§4280.181
Awarding and administering feasibility study grants.
§4280.182
Servicing feasibility study grants.
§§4280.183-4280.185
[Reserved]

Energy Audit and Renewable Energy Development Assistance Grants

§4280.186
Applicant eligibility.
§4280.187
Project eligibility.
§4280.188
Grant funding for energy audit and renewable energy development assistance.
§4280.189
[Reserved]
§4280.190
EA/REDA grant applications—content.
§4280.191
Evaluation of energy audit and renewable energy development assistance grant applications.
§4280.192
Scoring energy audit and renewable energy development assistance grant applications.
§4280.193
Selecting energy audit and renewable energy development assistance grant applications for award.
§4280.194
Actions prior to grant closing.
§4280.195
Awarding and administering energy audit and renewable energy development assistance grants.
§4280.196
Servicing energy audit and renewable energy development assistance grants.
§§4280.197-4280.199
[Reserved]
§4280.200
OMB control numbers.
Appendix
Appendix A to Subpart B of Part 4280—Technical Reports for Projects With Total Eligible Project Costs of $200,000 or Less
Appendix
Appendix B to Subpart B of Part 4280—Technical Reports for Projects With Total Eligible Project Costs of Greater Than $200,000
Appendix
Appendix C to Subpart B of Part 4280—Technical Report for Hydropower Projects
Appendix
Appendix D to Subpart B of Part 4280—Technical Report for Flexible Fuel Pumps
Appendix
Appendix E to Subpart B of Part 4280—Feasibility Study Content
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Subpart C—[RESERVED]

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Subpart D—RURAL MICROENTREPRENEUR ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

§4280.301
Purpose and scope.
§4280.302
Definitions and abbreviations.
§4280.303
Exception authority.
§4280.304
Review or appeal rights and administrative concerns.
§4280.305
Nondiscrimination and compliance with other Federal laws.
§4280.306
Forms, regulations, and instructions.
§§4280.307-4280.309
[Reserved]
§4280.310
Program requirements for MDOs.
§4280.311
Loan provisions for Agency loans to microlenders.
§4280.312
Loan approval and closing.
§4280.313
Grant provisions.
§4280.314
[Reserved]
§4280.315
MDO application and submission information.
§4280.316
Application scoring.
§4280.317
Selection of applications for funding.
§§4280.318-4280.319
[Reserved]
§4280.320
Grant administration.
§4280.321
Grant and loan servicing.
§4280.322
Loans from the microlenders to microentrepreneurs.
§4280.323
Ineligible microloan purposes and uses.
§§4280.324-4280.399
[Reserved]
§4280.400
OMB control number.


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