TITLE

Passing 'bad laws' won't solve problems

AUTHOR(S)
Mendes, Anthony R.
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;9/5/2003, Issue 323134, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the article discussing the SB 707 law published in the periodical 'The Business Journal' in Riverdale, California. Inability of the law to protect the health of children attending school; Cost of the law; Consideration of the law as a waste of school resources.
ACCESSION #
10901030

 

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