2010 Mississippi Code
TITLE 41 - PUBLIC HEALTH
Chapter 41 - Surgical or Medical Procedures; Consents.
41-41-17 - Authorized consent to participate in research conducted in accordance with federal law.

§ 41-41-17. Authorized consent to participate in research conducted in accordance with federal law.
 

(1)  Any adult, as defined in Section 41-41-203(a), Mississippi Code of 1972, or emancipated minor, as defined in Section 41-41-203(e), Mississippi Code of 1972, may consent to participate as a subject in research if that research is conducted in accordance with federal law (Title 45 CFR Part 46: Protection of Human Subjects). 

(2)  Unemancipated minors may participate as subjects in research, if that research is conducted in accordance with federal law, with the consent of a parent or a guardian, as defined in Section 41-41-203(f), Mississippi Code of 1972. 
 

Sources: Laws, 2004, ch. 339, § 1, eff from and after July 1, 2004.
   

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