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Title 7Subtitle BChapter XVIIISubchapter HPart 1980Subpart E → §1980.481

Title 7: Agriculture
Subpart E—Business and Industrial Loan Program

§1980.481   Insured loans.

Applications from private parties for whom Rural Development and such borrowers agree that a guarantee lender is not available and from public bodies shall be processed as insured loans in accordance with the applicable provisions of this subpart and subpart A of part 1942 of this chapter, including the credit elsewhere requirement, except as provided in §1980.488 of this subpart which provides for the guarantee of taxable bond issues of public bodies. Loans to public bodies will be used only to finance:

(a) Community facilities as defined in §1980.402 of this subpart, and

(b) Constructing and equipping industrial plants for lease to private businesses (not including loans for operating such businesses) when the requesting loan is not available under subpart A of part 1942 of this chapter.


A. Without specific written delegated authority, all insured loans require National Office concurrence prior to approval.

B. Applications from private parties for insured loans will not be encouraged.

C. Loan closings on insured loans will be in accordance with this subpart, the Regional Attorney and applicable provisions of subpart A of part 1942 of this chapter.

[52 FR 6501, Mar. 4, 1987, as amended at 53 FR 40403, Oct. 17, 1988]

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