Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Corrections
Department of Corrections
Regulations for Human Subject Research [6 VAC 16 ‑ 20]
Promulgate regulations for human subject research
Action 6006
General Information
Action Summary This action will place regulations for human subject research under 6VAC16. Currently under 6VAC15, the regulations must be moved to 6VAC16 to be in compliance with changes made by the General Assembly in 2020.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [7297]
Is Federal action a driving factor in this regulatory change? If so, please provide a specific reference to the law, regulation or court case.
Associated Mandates Promulgate regulations for human subject research
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
9697 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/01/2023.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Colleen Maxwell  / Hearing Legal Services Officer II
Address: 6900 Atmore Drive
Richmond, VA 23225
Email Address:
Phone: (804)674-3000    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this agency.