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Human Research Protections Law and Legislation Index

Federal Legislation

Federal Legislation for the Protection of Human Subjects. Find house and senate bills (proposed and enacted), track federal legislation, locate elected representatives, and register to vote.

Senate and Congressional Hearings on Human Research Protections and Related Topics. Find transcripts of hearings held by senate and congressional committees.

Federal regulations for human research protection are organized by agency on our web site.

Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP)

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and fourteen additional federal agencies rely on the Common Rule: http://www.hhs.gov/ohrp/policy/common.html

Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects Notices and Rules. FR 1991-06-18. pp. 28002-28032. Available from http://www.hhs.gov/ohrp/references/frcomrul.pdf. Accessibility verified 2006-03-11.

Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

Environmental Protection Agency

Search Federal Databases

Federal Register (FR) Database Search

Electronic Code of Federal Regulations (e-CFR). (Beta)

Code of Federal Regulations Title 21 Database Search

United States Code Database search

United States Code Title 21 Food and Drugs Chapter 9 Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act

GPO Access Online Resources: A–Z Resource List

Gem: Linking to Documents on GPO Access.

International Regulations and Guidelines

International Conference on Harmonisation (ICH).

European Medicines Agency (EMEA)

Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)

State Legislation

State Research Protection Statutes

Litigation and Opinions

Legal Cases, Opinions, New and Pending Litigation

Selected Litigation / Documents and Information

In re Cardiac Devices Qui Tam Litigation

Pediatric Medical Device Research at A. I. Dupont Hospital for Children   William I. Norwood M.D. and colleagues and the Cheatham Covered Platinum Stent.

Legal Information

Index of Legal Information Resources. General information and information focused by topic; Law Dictionary, courtesy of Law.com.


Last Updated: 2007-10-10

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