Notice of Clarification on the Publication of the Final Rule on the Federal Policy for the Protections of Human Subjects (Common Rule)

Notice Number: NOT-OD-17-040

Key Dates
Release Date: January 23, 2017

Related Announcements

Issued by
National Institutes of Health (NIH)


NOT-OD-17-038 misstated the general effective/compliance date of the final Common Rule.  The correct date is January 19, 2018.


Inquiries about the final rule should be directed to:

Office for Human Research Protections

Please direct inquiries about this Notice to:

National Institutes of Health
Office of Science Policy