The Chair of the appropriate compliance committee (IACUC, IBC, or IRB) signs the College endorsement form (blue sheet) for any proposed project that involves research with live animals, biohazards, or human subjects, respectively, if that research is not already described in a protocol that has been approved by that committee. This signature indicates that the Chair knows of the project and expects the committee to review the protocol within 60 days of the proposal submission date.