Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Corrections
State Board of Local and Regional Jails
Regulations for Human Subject Research [6 VAC 15 ‑ 26]    (Repealed)
Review 631
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 1/1/2001
Notice of Periodic Review

Periodic Review of Regulation

Pursuant to Executive Order Number 25 (98), the Virginia Board of Corrections will review the Regulations for Human Subject Research to determine whether the regulation should be terminated, amended, or retained as written. If any changes are deemed necessary, the Department of Corrections will file the appropriate documentation as required by statute of procedures established by the Register of Regulations.

The board and the department seek public comment on the review of this regulation regarding any pertinent issues relating to the standards, including:
(i) whether the regulation is effective in achieving its goals
(ii) whether the regulation is essential to protect the health, safety or welfare of the citizens
(iii) whether there are less burdensome and less intrusive alternatives for achieving the purpose of the regulation
(iv) whether the regulation is clearly written and easily understandable by affected persons

Subject: Regulations for Human Subject Research apply to any individual, group, or agency conducting research and using human participants within the Department of Corrections, including any facility, program or organization owned, operated, funded, or licensed by the department. A full copy of the regulation can be found at or by contacting the board.

Written or electronically submitted comments may be submitted from February 26, 2001 until 5:00p.m. on March 30, 2001. All comments should be addressed to John Britton, Director, Research and Management Services, 6900 Atmore Drive, Richmond, VA 23225, (804) 674-3268, FAX (804) 674-3590, e-mail address:
Publication of Notice in the Register and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 2/26/2001
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ended on 3/30/2001

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Amend the regulation
TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (not yet submitted)
Action Implementing the Result
Not yet specified
Attorney General Certification
Prior to early 2014, AG periodic review certifications were done off-line