Education and Adoption Bill

Amendments
to be moved
on report

[Supplementary to the Marshalled List]

[Amendments marked * are new or have been altered]

Clause 7

LORD WATSON OF INVERGOWRIE

LORD STOREY

LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH

 

Page 6, line 5, leave out “must” and insert “may”

Clause 8

LORD WATSON OF INVERGOWRIE

LORD STOREY

LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH

 

Page 6, line 25, at end insert—

“5ZA Consultation about conversion: schools issued with an Academy
order

(1)     If a school is issued with an Academy order under section 4(A1) or
(1)(b), consultation must be held on whether conversion should
take place.

(2)     The consultation exercise must include—

(a)   parents of children attending the school;

(b)   teachers at the school;

(c)   governors at the school;

(d)   the relevant local authority;

(e)   such other persons as the Secretary of State considers
appropriate.

(3)     The terms of such consultation, including the minimum length of
time that must be allowed, shall be prescribed by the Secretary of
State in regulations.

(4)     After the close of the consultation, the Secretary of State must take
into account the outcome of the consultation when deciding
whether conversion is appropriate for the school.”

Prepared 8th December 2015