Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Human Subject Research Regulations
[22 VAC 40 ‑ 890]
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 5/10/2011
Pursuant to Executive Order Number 14 (2010), the Department of Social Services is currently reviewing the below listed regulation to determine if it should be terminated, amended, or retained in its current form. The review will be guided by the principles listed in Executive Order Number 14 (2010) and in the department’s Plan for Review of Existing Agency Regulations.
The department seeks public comment regarding the regulation’s interference in private enterprise and life, essential need for the regulation, less burdensome and intrusive alternatives to the regulation, specific and measurable goals that the regulation is intended to achieve, and whether the regulation are is clearly written and easily understandable.
The regulation is 22 VAC 40-890, Human Subject Research Regulations. This regulation provides the basis on which the Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS), local departments of social services; facilities licensed by the VDSS, and contractors to these entities may authorize, conduct, or propose to conduct or authorize any human research.
Contact: Todd W. Areson, Administrator, VDSS Institutional Review Board, (804) 726-7490, FAX (804) 726-7946, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Written comments may be submitted until June 27, 2011, in care of the above listed contact at 801 East Main Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219, by facsimile to the above listed number, and by email at the above listed address.
Publication Information and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 6/6/2011
begins on the publication date and ends on 6/27/2011
Comments Received: 0
Amend the regulation
Action Implementing the Result
Not yet specified
Attorney General Certification
Prior to early 2014, AG periodic review certifications were done off-line