Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Corrections
State Board of Local and Regional Jails
[REPEALED] Regulations for Human Subject Research [6 VAC 15 ‑ 26]
Repeal Regulations for Human Subject Research
General Information
Action Summary Regulations for Human Subject Research are being repealed under 6VAC15-26 and promulgated under 6VAC16-20 to comply with legislative changes made during the 2020 legislative session (Chapter 759) which changed the name of the Board of Corrections to the State Board of Local and Regional Jails and modified the Board's responsibilities. Regulatory authority for human subject research involving the Department of Corrections was changed from the Board to the Director of the Department of Corrections.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [7154]
Associated Mandates Repeal regulations for human subject research
Result of Prior Periodic Review Filed 10/6/2021
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
9781 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/01/2023.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Colleen Maxwell  / Policy Analyst
Address: Board of Local and Regional Jails
VADOC Headquarters, 6900 Atmore Drive
Richmond, VA 23225
Email Address:
Phone: (804)887-8445    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.