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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5821

 

January Session, 2005

 

LCO No. 1691

   

Referred to Committee on Public Health

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. LEWIS, 8th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING PUBLIC DISCLOSURE OF CLINICAL TRIAL RESULTS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to prohibit institutional review boards from approving a clinical trial, unless (1) the results of the clinical trial will be made available to physicians and the public, and (2) the trial will be registered with the National Institutes of Health for inclusion in its online database of clinical trials.

Statement of Purpose:

To make information about the results of clinical trials available to the public.