An Interim Final Rule on display in the Federal Register and effective today delays the effective date and the general compliance date of the revised Common Rule by six months until July 19, 2018.
Further, the federal departments and agencies named in this interim final rule are developing a notice of proposed rulemaking in order to fully engage regulated entities and the public regarding further delay of the 2018 Requirements until January 21, 2019.
This interim final rule does not delay the compliance date for the cooperative research provision of the 2018 Requirements (§__.114(b)), which remains January 20, 2020.
See https://s3.amazonaws.com/public-inspection.federalregister.gov/2018-00997.pdf for the Federal Register notice.
*Further information will be forthcoming to the UMB Research Community as appropriate.