Transmittal Notice 07-12
The purpose of the new Part 9, Chapter 4, "Debt Management," Indian Health Manual (IHM), is to establish policy, responsibilities, and procedures to be followed for servicing and collecting debts owed to the Indian Health Service (IHS). Collection procedures for all non-tax receivables and delinquent debt should be done efficiently to protect the value of the Federal Government's assets.
Robert G. McSwain
Director, Indian Health Service
Part 9, Chapter 4, "Debt Management," IHM.
Insert the attached copy of Part 9, Chapter 4, "Debt Management," IHM, after chapter 3.
Log and file this Transmittal Notice in its sequential order.
Date: December 13, 2007