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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 8. Education
Agency 20. State Board of Education
Chapter 490. Regulations Governing School Boards Local

8VAC20-490-40. Textbooks.

School officers and teachers shall require all children who apply for admission into the public free schools to be provided with such books as have been duly approved under the regulations of the Board of Education. In the case of children whose parents or guardians are financially unable to furnish them, school boards shall provide, free of charge, such textbooks and workbooks required for courses of instruction.

There shall be kept in every school a copy of the list of textbooks prescribed for use in that division.

Statutory Authority

§§ 22.1-16, 22.1-17, 22.1-81, 22.1-253.13:1 through 22.1-253.13:8, 22.1-299, and 22.1-302 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR270-01-0047 § 4, eff. September 1, 1980.

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