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West Virginia

State Legal Structure: Comply w/ Fed. Regulations


Required Notification to State Officials: None Specified


Protocol Requirements: Comply w/ Fed. Regulations


Legal Rep. Standards: The following may consent on behalf of a child or adult who is incapable:1.parent 2.Spouse 3.adult Child 4.adult parents 5. Adult sibling 6. Grandparent or adult grandchild 7.Close friend 8.Person appointed by court


Age of Consent: 18-or emancipated minors, or if PI is authorized to determine whether or not a minor is capable of understanding


Informed Consent Requirements: Comply w/ Fed. Regulations, must be written ICF


IRB Requirements: Comply w/ Fed. Regulations


Special Rules for Cancer Research: Insurance requirements only, see insurance section


HIV/AIDS Testing: Written ICF is NOT required if no PHI is being gathered. Counseling must be available.


Payments to Subjects: Insurance requirements only, see insurance section.


Drug Supply Requirements: None Specified


Genetic Testing: None Specified


Cancer Insurance Section

Mandates for Coverage of CT Trials & Insurer: None Specified


Phases Covered: Phases II, III, & IV ONLY


Organization Approved to Conduct: FDA, NIH, & VA. NCI & DOD are NOT included


Specific Conditions of CT Coverage: None Specified


Mandates for Coverage of Off-Label Rx: None Specified


Medically Necessary Services: None Specified


Experimental or Contraindicated Rx NOT Covered: None Specified


Deductible, Co-payments, or Coinsurance Req. for off-Label Rx: None Specified


State Codes & Links:

All codes can be found at





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