1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. Education
  4. Title 1: General Provisions Article 1 Short Title and Definitions (§§
  5. Article 15-C: Textbook Access Act


Section 724 Policies addressing course material adoptions and sample materials

Education (EDN)

Policies addressing course material adoptions and sample materials. No employee at an institution of higher education shall demand or receive any payment, loan, advance, goods, or deposit of money, present or promised, for adopting specific course materials required for coursework or instruction; with the exception that the employee may receive:

  1. sample copies, instructor's copies, or instructional material, that are not to be sold;

  2. royalties or other compensation from sales of textbooks that include such instructor's own writing or work;

  3. honoraria for academic peer review of course materials; or

  4. training in the use of course materials and learning technologies.