Uncommitted Line of Credit and Reimbursement Agreement
April 9, 2010
Alliance Resource Partners, L.P.
1717 South Boulder Avenue, Suite 400
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74119
Attn: Chief Financial Officer
We are pleased to inform you that FIFTH THIRD BANK , an Ohio banking corporation (the “Bank”), will make available to
ALLIANCE RESOURCE PARTNERS, L.P. , a Delaware limited partnership (the “Borrower”), an uncommitted unsecured line of
credit for the issuance of letters of credit in a maximum aggregate available undrawn amount outstanding at any time of up to
Twenty Six Million One Hundred Thousand and 00/100 Dollars ($26,100,000.00), which may at any time and from time to time be
requested by Borrower and issued by Bank in its sole discretion.
The terms and conditions of this uncommitted line of credit and the Borrower’s obligations (including reimbursement
obligations) with respect thereto and each Letter of Credit are set forth in this agreement (the “Agreement”) as follows:
1. Letters of Credit
1.1 Facility . Subject in all respects to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, Bank hereby establishes on the
date hereof an uncommitted line of credit facility in favor of the Borrower of up to Twenty Six Million One Hundred Thousand
and 00/100 Dollars ($26,100,000.00) (the “ Maximum Credit Amount ”) for the issuance of letters of credit from time to time.
1.2 Letters of Credit . (a) Borrower may from time to time, request Bank to issue letters of credit from Bank, but in
no event shall the aggregate maximum amount available to be drawn under the outstanding letters of credit exceed $26,100,000
(the “Letters of Credit” and individually a “Letter of Credit”) at any one time, unless otherwise agreed to by the Bank. The
Letters of Credit shall be in favor of such beneficiaries and for such purposes as an authorized representative of Borrower
specifies, shall have such expiration dates as Bank and Borrower agree (provided, however, that Bank and Borrower may