The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and fifteen other Federal Departments and Agencies have announced revisions to the current Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects (45 CFR 46). It will be published in the Federal Register tomorrow, January 19, 2017. CUNY Office of Research is reviewing the final rule to assess whether it affects any of our current policies or practices. We will update you once we complete our evaluation.
The final rule is available at https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2017/01/19/2017-01058/federal-policy-for-protection-of-human-subjects.