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Delay of effective date and implementation of revised Common Rule to July 19, 2018

The Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects, also known as the Common Rule, was revised and published on September 18, 2017. The revised requirements as described under the rule were scheduled to become effective on January 19, 2018. However, the effective and implementation date have been delayed until July 19, 2018. Additionally, agencies are seeking comments regarding further implementation delay. Read the updated rule here.