U.S. Code of Federal Regulations

Regulations most recently checked for updates: Jun 26, 2019

§ 21.120 - Evaluation and disposition of applications and proposals for research to be conducted or supported by a Federal department or agency.

Except for research waived under § 21.101(i) or exempted under § 21.104, in the event research is undertaken without the intention of involving human subjects, but it is later proposed to involve human subjects in the research, the research shall first be reviewed and approved by an IRB, as provided in this policy, a certification submitted by the institution to the Federal department or agency component supporting the research, and final approval given to the proposed change by the Federal department or agency component.