The European Research Council (ERC) Work Programme 2016 is adopted by the European Commission. The proposal submitted by ERC included new restrictions for applications from principal investegators whose proposals have been rejected on grounds of breach of research integrity.
A Principal Investigator whose proposal was rejected on the grounds of a breach of research integrity in the calls for proposals under Work Programmes 2014 or 2015 may not submit a proposal to the calls for proposals made under Work Programme 2016.
The full 2016 work programme can be read here.
See full press release here.