Education Bill

AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
ON REPORT

Clause 30

LORD HILL OF OAREFORD

LORD LAMING

BARONESS WALMSLEY

 

Leave out Clause 30

Clause 31

LORD HILL OF OAREFORD

LORD LAMING

BARONESS WALMSLEY

 

Leave out Clause 31

Clause 39

LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH

 

Leave out Clause 39

Clause 40

LORD QUIRK

 

Page 37, line 1, after “social” insert “, linguistic”

Clause 60

BARONESS TURNER OF CAMDEN

 

Page 49, line 1, at end insert—

“( ) In section 59(1) of SSFA 1998 (religious opinions etc. of staff), after paragraph (b) insert—

“(c) an Academy that is not religiously designated”.”

 

Page 49, line 1, at end insert—

“( ) Section 60 of SSFA 1998 (staff at foundation or voluntary school with religious character) is amended as follows.

( ) For subsection (5) substitute—

“(5) If the school is a voluntary aided school, preference may be given, in connection with the appointment, remuneration or promotion of teachers at the school, to persons whose religious opinions are in accordance with the tenets of the religion or religious denomination specified in relation to the school under section 69(4) but only to the extent that the treatment in question can be justified on the basis that the religion or belief of a teacher in the school constitutes a genuine, legitimate and justified occupational requirement having regard to the school’s religious ethos.

(5A) Regard may be had, in connection with the termination of the employment or engagement of any teacher at the school, to any conduct on his or her part which is incompatible with the precepts, or with the upholding of the tenets, of the religion or religious denomination so specified; provided that nothing in this section shall be taken to permit discrimination which would be prohibited by the Equality Act 2010 other than in relation to religion or belief.”

 

Page 49, line 18, at end insert “, but he or she shall not make such an order unless there has been consultation with such persons as he or she considers appropriate on the question of whether an order should be made and having regard to the responses given in that consultation”

Clause 78

LORD HILL OF OAREFORD

LORD LAMING

BARONESS WALMSLEY

 

Page 58, line 23, leave out paragraph (c)

Prepared 6th October 2011