Texas Administrative Code
|CANCER PREVENTION AND RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF TEXAS
|INSTITUTE STANDARDS ON ETHICS AND CONFLICTS, INCLUDING THE ACCEPTANCE OF GIFTS AND DONATIONS TO THE INSTITUTE
It is the intent of the Institute that the Institute's Grant Review process provide Grant Applicants a fair and unbiased merit-based assessment free from conflicts of interest, impropriety and self-dealing. To implement this policy, this chapter provides standards of conduct and conflict of interest disclosure requirements to be observed by those individuals that are a part of the Grant Review Process and the execution of Grant Contracts. Individuals subject to this chapter include Oversight Committee Members, Program Integration Committee Members, Scientific Research and Prevention Programs Committee Members, and Institute Employees. Independent contractors, such as outside legal counsel, grant management system contractors, and subject matter experts, shall be subject to applicable provisions of this chapter to the extent that the individuals are performing duties associated with Grant Applications under consideration for Grant Awards.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §702.5 adopted to be effective July 13, 2009, 34 TexReg 4640; amended to be effective February 11, 2010, 35 TexReg 872; amended to be effective March 2, 2014, 39 TexReg 1385