Office of the Chief Financial Officer August 2010 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

United States Department of Agriculture Research Misconduct Regulations for Extramural Research
Document Number: 2010-20109
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-08-13
Agency: Office of the Chief Financial Officer, Department of Agriculture
The Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO) is establishing U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) regulations implementing the Federal Policy on Research Misconduct applicable to extramural research. The regulation defines research misconduct and establishes basic USDA requirements for the conduct of fair and timely investigations of alleged or suspected infractions. The regulation also includes instructions on USDA administrative actions when research misconduct is found.