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State Legal Structure: Comply w/ Fed. Regulations


Required Notification to State Officials: Mandate coverage of off-label drug use goes to State Commissioner of Insurance


Protocol Requirements: Comply w/ Fed. Regulations


Legal Rep. Standards: Parents, POA, & court appointed guardians may consent.  Guardians of minors, incapacitated persons & mental health patients may NOT consent to Research w/out court order


Age of Consent: 18-Married minors, minor parents, & minors living independently from parents may consent


Informed Consent Requirements: State Hospital research MUST have certification from PI stating that the subject understands & is competent


IRB Requirements: Comply w/ Fed. Regulations.


Special Rules for Cancer Research: MN has a program under which provides support to researchers studying THC & marijuana on cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy


HIV/AIDS Testing: PI's, healthcare facilities, & Labs MUST report HIV results to the DOH


Payments to Subjects: None Specified


Drug Supply Requirements: None Specified


Genetic Testing: ICF (written) is required before info can be disclosed, collected, or retained.


Cancer Insurance Section

Mandates for Coverage of CT Trials & Insurer: None Specified


Phases Covered: None Specified


Organization Approved to Conduct: None Specified


Specific Conditions of CT Coverage: None Specified


Mandates for Coverage of Off-Label Rx: Individual & Group insurers AND managed care insurers are required to provide coverage, IF they provide coverage for prescription drugs in general


Medically Necessary Services: Medically Necessary Services Covered


Experimental or Contraindicated Rx NOT Covered: Experimental &/or Contraindicated Rx NOT Covered


Deductible, Co-payments, or Coinsurance Req. for off-Label Rx: Deductibles, co pays, or coinsurance requirements for off-label drug use may apply


State Codes & Links:

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