Health and Disabilities Commissioner consultation on research involving participants who are unable to provide informed consent

The consultation commenced on Friday 24 February 2017 and submissions will close on Sunday 30 April 2017.

The Commissioner will be seeking views from all interested parties, including researchers. 

At the conclusion of the consultation he will then decide whether to recommend any changes to the current law. 

Please follow this link to the consultation document:
http://www.hdc.org.nz/the-act--code/right-7(4)-consultation

 

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