The government has announced a 6-month delay in the implementation of the revised Common Rule. The revised implementation date is July 19, 2018. The process of submission to the IRB and review/approval will continue unchanged until this date.
If there are elements of the revised Common Rule that end up being implemented prior to July 19th, 2018 they will be posted on the Common Rule section of the IRB website
The full announcement and interim plan, can be found HERE
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