1992- PL 102-573- Indian Health Amendments of 1992

Established the IHS Tribal Self-Governance Demonstration Project. The first IHS Demonstration Project agreements were signed on September 30, 1993.


“The Congress hereby declares that it is the policy of this Nation, in fulfillment of its special responsibilities and legal obligation to the American Indian people, to assure the highest possible health status for Indians and urban Indians and to provide all resources necessary to effect that policy.”