Texas Health and Safety Code

Sec. § 574.154
Participation in Research Program

Notwithstanding any other law, a person described by Section 574.151 (Applicability) may not participate in a research program in the inpatient mental health facility unless:


the patient provides written consent to participate in the research program under a protocol that has been approved by the facility’s institutional review board; and


the institutional review board specifically reviews the patient’s consent under the approved protocol.
Added by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 1309, Sec. 1, eff. June 16, 2001.

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