22 CFR § 232.01 - Purpose.
The purpose of the regulations in this part is to prescribe the procedures and standard terms and conditions applicable to loan guarantees issued for the benefit of the Borrower, pursuant to Title Ill of the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2012, Division I, Public Law 112-74. The loan guarantees will be issued as provided herein pursuant to the Loan Guarantee Agreement, dated June 8, 2012, between the Republic of Tunisia and the United States of America (the “Loan Guarantee Agreement”) and will apply to sums borrowed during a period beginning on the date that the Loan Guarantee Agreement enters into force and ending one year after such date, in such amount and on such terms as may be determined by USAID, such determination to be conclusive. The loan guarantees shall insure the Borrower's repayment of 100% of principal and interest due under such loans. The full faith and credit of the United States of America is pledged for the full payment and performance of such guarantee obligations.