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Last Updated 10/17/2014
Version 3.40
Filesize 82.26 KB
Audiences HSD Staff, IRB Member, Researcher
Doc Type Policy

SOP Exempt Determination

Purpose

This document describes the procedures for determining whether a human subjects research project qualifies for exempt status.

Change Notes

  • Related to Ver. 3.40, noted 10/17/2014 @ 09:46am
    Harmonization with all other SOPs regarding closure procedures and practice. Add section on when and how to reclassify previously non-exempt research as exempt.
    - sherrye
  • Related to Ver. 3.30, noted 05/30/2014 @ 10:00am
    Added Exempt Category 7.
    - sherrye
  • Related to Ver. 3.02, noted 11/01/2013 @ 12:48pm
    Added to 6.21: when research involving prisoners can be exempt
    - sherrye
  • Related to Ver. 3.00, noted 06/28/2013 @ 11:36am
    Updated to new SOP format, along with revisions to wording.
    - sherrye
  • Related to Ver. 2.00, noted 05/21/2012 @ 01:07pm
    Added definition of Task to exempt category 2
    - sherrye
  • Related to Ver. 2.00, noted 05/14/2012 @ 12:52pm
    Adding that research that uses deception is not considered *exempt*.
    - sherrye
  • Related to Ver. 1.90, noted 11/30/2011 @ 04:02pm
    Added definition of the term survey.
    - sherrye
  • Related to Ver. 1.80, noted 04/29/2011 @ 08:47am
    Added links.
    - sherrye
  • Related to Ver. 1.70, noted 03/25/2011 @ 11:22am
    Small edits for clarity.
    - sherrye
  • Related to Ver. 1.60, noted 03/16/2011 @ 10:27am
    Corrected typo.
    - sherrye
  • Related to Ver. 1.50, noted 02/25/2011 @ 08:22am
    Changed from Beta-Test to in use.
    - sherrye
  • Related to Ver. 1.00, noted 12/23/2010 @ 10:15am
    Document newly added.
    - sherrye