What these notes do
These Explanatory Notes relate to the Education (Guidance about Costs of School Uniforms) Bill as introduced in the House of Commons on 5 February 2020 (Bill 10).
· These Explanatory Notes have been provided by the Department for Education , with the consent of Mike Amesbury MP, the Member in charge of the Bill, in order to assist the reader of the Bill and to help inform debate on it. They do not form part of the Bill and have not been endorsed by Parliament.
· These Explanatory Notes explain what each clause of the Bill will mean in practice; provide background information on the development of policy; and provide additional information on how the Bill will affect existing legislation in this area.
· These Explanatory Notes might best be read alongside the Bill. They are not, and are not intended to be, a comprehensive description of the Bill.