Code Section

Education Code - EDC

TITLE 2. ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION [33000 - 64100]

  ( Title 2 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )
  

DIVISION 4. INSTRUCTION AND SERVICES [46000 - 64100]

  ( Division 4 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )
  

PART 28. GENERAL INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAMS [51000 - 53315]

  ( Part 28 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )
  

CHAPTER 4. Prohibited Instruction [51500 - 51540]

  ( Chapter 4 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )
  

ARTICLE 1. Prejudices [51500 - 51501]
  ( Article 1 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

  
51501.  

The state board and any governing board shall not adopt any textbooks or other instructional materials for use in the public schools that contain any matter reflecting adversely upon persons on the basis of race or ethnicity, gender, religion, disability, nationality, or sexual orientation, or because of a characteristic listed in Section 220.

(Amended by Stats. 2012, Ch. 162, Sec. 36. Effective January 1, 2013.)