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Regulations for Human Subject Research [6 VAC 15 ‑ 26]
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Chapter Information
Description Regulations for Human Subject Research apply to any individual, group, or agency conducting research that uses human participants within the Department of Corrections, including any facility, program or organization owned, operated, funded, or licensed by the department.
State Authority Section 53.1-5 and Section 53.1-5.1 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority N/A
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation Goals for "Regulations for Human Subject Research" include to define requirements for obtaining informed consent, and to require the establishment of human research review committees.
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Dewey Jennings  / Director, Research and Management Services
Address: DOC Headquarters
6900 Atmore Drive
Richmond, VA 23225
Email Address: dewey.jennings@vadoc.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)887-8246    FAX: (804)674-3590    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
None

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amend 6VAC15-26 Regulations for Human Subject Research Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/01/2014.
Amend Regulations for Human Subject Research NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 05/16/2003 after the comment period had ended.

Past Periodic Reviews
Date Filed Status
7/19/2019 Pending
1/1/2001 Amend