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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 6189

 

January Session, 2005

 

LCO No. 1301

   

Referred to Committee on Public Health

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. SHERER, 147th Dist.

 

AN ACT REQUIRING 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 at hospitals and universities from approving a clinical trial, unless (1) trial results are made available to physicians and the public, and (2) trial data is submitted to the National Institutes of Health for registration in ClinicalTrials.gov to provide current online information about the trial.

Statement of Purpose:

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