Updates to our Terms of Use

We are updating our Terms of Use. Please carefully review the updated Terms before proceeding to our website.

Monday, May 27, 2024 | Back issues
Courthouse News Service Courthouse News Service

State Senator Touts Online Textbooks|To Rein in Runaway Costs at Colleges

SACRAMENTO (CN) - State Sen. Elaine Alquist has asked textbook publishers and state colleges to rein in the runaway costs of college textbooks. Alquist, D-Santa Clara, says state law already "urges" publishers and state colleges to do this. Her bill, SB 48, expresses "the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation relating to the affordability of college textbooks and the promotion and use of online textbooks."

Categories / Uncategorized

Subscribe to Closing Arguments

Sign up for new weekly newsletter Closing Arguments to get the latest about ongoing trials, major litigation and hot cases and rulings in courthouses around the U.S. and the world.

Loading...