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Info on 1946-48 U.S. PHS STD Inoculation Study

Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP)

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Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects

(Often referred to as the "Common Rule")

The Common Rule (Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects) is codified at

7 CFR Part 1c

Department of Agriculture

10 CFR Part 745

Department of Energy

14 CFR Part 1230

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

15 CFR Part 27

Department of Commerce

16 CFR Part 1028

Consumer Product Safety Commission

22 CFR Part 225

International Development Cooperation Agency, Agency for International Development

24 CFR Part 60

Department of Housing and Urban Development

28 CFR Part 46

Department of Justice

32 CFR Part 219

Department of Defense

34 CFR Part 97

Department of Education

38 CFR Part 16

Department of Veterans Affairs

40 CFR Part 26

Environmental Protection Agency

45 CFR Part 690

National Science Foundation

49 CFR Part 11

Department of Transportation

(*) The HHS regulations incorporate the Common Rule as Subpart A of 45 CFR 46 (56 FR 28003). Statutory authority for the HHS Human Subject Protection Regulations (45 CFR 46) derives from 5 U.S.C. 301; 42 U.S.C. 300v-1(b); and 42 U.S.C. 289.


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