[Title 42 CFR 93.101]
[Code of Federal Regulations (annual edition) - October 1, 2008 Edition]
[Title 42 - PUBLIC HEALTH]
[Chapter I - PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN]
[Subchapter H - HEALTH ASSESSMENTS AND HEALTH EFFECTS STUDIES OF HAZARDOUS]
[Part 93 - PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE POLICIES ON RESEARCH MISCONDUCT]
[Subpart A - General]
[Sec. 93.101 - Purpose.]
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Sec. 93.101  Purpose.

    The purpose of this part is to--
    (a) Establish the responsibilities of HHS, PHS, the Office of 
Research Integrity (ORI), and institutions in responding to research 
misconduct issues;
    (b) Define what constitutes misconduct in PHS supported research;
    (c) Define the general types of administrative actions HHS and the 
PHS may take in response to research misconduct; and
    (d) Require institutions to develop and implement policies and 
procedures for--
    (1) Reporting and responding to allegations of research misconduct 
covered by this part;
    (2) Providing HHS with the assurances necessary to permit the 
institutions to participate in PHS supported research.
    (e) Protect the health and safety of the public, promote the 
integrity of PHS supported research and the research process, and 
conserve public funds.