Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services
Protections of Participants in Human Research [22 VAC 30 ‑ 40]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Amend Human Research Regulations to Align with New Federal Requirements
Action 5262
General Information
Action Summary Following a Periodic Review, the intent of this proposed regulatory action is to make changes to 22VAC30-40 to bring the existing regulation into conformity with recent changes to federal regulations (45 CFR Part 46 Protection of Human Subjects).
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication.
Exempt Citation: 51.5-132
RIS Project Yes  [005670]
Is Federal action a driving factor in this regulatory change? If so, please provide a specific reference to the law, regulation or court case.
Yes, 82 FR 7149, 83 FR 2885, and 83 FR 28497, which amend 45 CFR Part 46
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
8588 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 05/14/2020.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Charlotte Arbogast  / Policy Advisor
Address: 8004 Franklin Farms Drive
Richmond, VA 23229
Email Address:
Phone: (804)662-7093    FAX: (804)662-7663    TDD: (800)464-9950

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.