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New York 2013 State Bills:
opens new window New York 2013 A2931
Research This bill regulates the use of human subjects for medical research and experimentation, including subjects with mental disorders and children. The bill addresses exclusion or inclusion of subjects to participate in human research based on race, ethnicity or sex; requires reporting certain information relating to the collection of data, and provides that no greater than minimal risk non-therapeutic human research may be conducted on a child without consent of a parent or guardian. Referred to Health on January 8, 2014.

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