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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 8. Education
Agency 20. State Board of Education
Chapter 565. Regulations for the Protection of Students As Participants in Human Research

8VAC20-565-50. Exemptions.

There shall be excluded from the operation of this chapter those categories of research as set forth in § 32.1-162.17 of the Code of Virginia which exempts "Research or student learning outcomes assessments conducted in educational settings involving regular or special education instructional strategies, the effectiveness of or the comparison among instructional techniques, curricula, or classroom management methods, or the use of educational tests, whether cognitive, diagnostic, aptitude, or achievement, if the data from such tests are recorded in a manner so that subjects cannot be identified, directly or through identifiers linked to the subjects. . . ."

Statutory Authority

§ 22.1-16.1 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR270-01-0055 § 5, eff. February 22, 1995.

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