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|Article 21, Clause 1 of the School Education Act
An elementary school should use school textbooks approved by MEXT (the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology) or school textbooks owned MEXT.
Article 107, the School Education Act
Regardless of the provision of Article 1, the Clause 1 of the School Education Act, the MEXT Minister supplies, school textbooks other than those stated in Article 1, Clause 1 can be used in upper secondary schools, upper secondary divisions of schools for the blind, schools for the deaf, and schools for the handicapped other than the blind and deaf, and also in special classes.