Program Delegation #17
Authority Delegated and To Whom
Pursuant to the authority delegated to the Director of Headquarters Operations by the Director, Indian Health Service (IHS), on March 14, 1996, I hereby delegate to the Director, Office of Tribal Self-Governance, for application IHS-wide (except for the Alaska Area), authority to approve amendments to Self-Governance Annual finding Agreements (AFA) under Title III of the Indian Self-Determination Act (ISDA) that do not require renegotiation. Examples of these amendments include:
The Director IHS, retains the authority to approve all initial compacts and initial AFAs awarded under Title III of the ISDEA.
The authority delegated herein may not be redelegated.
This authority is effective immediately, and will continue until superseded or rescinded.
/Luana L. Reyes/
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