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S.C.F.

Amendment Paper as at
Tuesday 23rd May 2000

STANDING COMMITTEE F


New Amendments handed in are marked thus *

LEARNING AND SKILLS BILL [LORDS]

NOTE

The Amendments have been arranged in accordance with the Order of the Committee [11th April], as follows:

Clause 1; Schedule 1; Clauses 2 to 19; Schedule 2; Clauses 20 to 26; Schedule 3; Clauses 27 to 29; new Clauses relating to Part I; Clause 30; Schedule 4; Clauses 31 to 46; Schedule 5; Clauses 47 to 49; new Clauses relating to Part II; Clause 50; Schedule 6; Clauses 51 to 69; new Clauses relating to Part III; Clauses 70 to 83; new Clauses relating to Part IV; Clauses 84 to 102; Schedule 7; Clauses 103 to 118; Schedule 8; Clause 119; Schedule 9; Clauses 120 and 121; Schedule 10; Clauses 122 to 124; remaining new Clauses; new Schedules.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

301

Page     44,     line     41,     leave out Clause 98.


   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison

222

Clause     102,     page     46,     line     24,     leave out '(inadequate sixth forms)' and insert '(sixth form centres)'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

305

Clause     102,     page     46,     line     26,     at end insert—

    '() Sections 496 and 497 of the Education Act 1996 (intervention) shall have effect in relation to powers and duties conferred or imposed by virtue of Schedule 7 as if—

      (a) those powers and duties were conferred or imposed by the Education Act 1996, and

      (b) the bodies specified in sections 496(2) and 497(2) were any local education authority, any school organisation committee and the governing body of any maintained school (within the meaning given by section 20(7) of the School Standards and Framework Act 1998).'.


   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

287

Schedule     7,     page     73,     line     4,     leave out from '80' to 'forms', in line 5, and insert 'the Chief Inspector'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

288

Schedule     7,     page     73,     line     7,     leave out from beginning to 'shall' and insert 'The Chief Inspector'

   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison

335

Schedule     7,     page     73,     line     14,     leave out from '2' to end of line 16.

   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison

336

Schedule     7,     page     73,     leave out lines 22 to 24.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

289

Schedule     7,     page     74,     line     35,     leave out from '80' to 'forms', in line 36, and insert 'the Chief Inspector'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

290

Schedule     7,     page     74,     line     40,     leave out from beginning to 'shall' and insert 'The Chief Inspector'.

   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison

337

Schedule     7,     page     76,     line     12,     after '(1)', insert 'Subject to subsection (1A) below,'.

   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison

338

Schedule     7,     page     76,     line     14,     at end insert—

    '(1A) Proposals under subsection (1) above may not be published unless they have received the consent of the local education authority for the school concerned'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

304

Schedule     7,     page     78,     line     34,     leave out '35(5)' and insert '35(6)'.

   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison

339

Schedule     7,     page     78,     line     43,     after '(1)', insert 'At the end of the period prescribed under paragraph 34 above.'.

   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison

340

Schedule     7,     page     79,     line     8,     at end insert 'including the parents of pupils at the school concerned.'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

306

Schedule     7,     page     79,     leave out line 10.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

307

Schedule     7,     page     79,     line     12,     at end insert '; and if the event does not occur by the specified time, the proposals shall be treated as being rejected at that time.'.

   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison

341

Schedule     7,     page     79,     line     30,     after '(1)' insert 'Subject to paragraph 36A.'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

308

Schedule     7,     page     79,     line     36,     after 'may', insert '(before the arrival of the specified time)'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

309

Schedule     7,     page     79,     line     40,     at end insert—

    '() A school organisation committee may act under sub-paragraph (2)(a) or (b) only in response to a request by the Council.'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

310

Schedule     7,     page     79,     line     41,     leave out from 'only' to 'is' in line 43 and insert 'in response to a proposal of the Council which'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

311

Schedule     7,     page     79,     line     45,     at end insert—

    '; and where a determination is made under sub-paragraph (2)(c) in relation to proposals they shall be treated as rejected.'.

   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison

342

Schedule     7,     page     79,     line     45,     at end insert—

    '36A. No proposals may be implemented unless they have received the approval of a majority in a ballot of parents at the school concerned.'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

312

Schedule     7,     page     79,     line     48,     leave out from '36(2),' to end of line 2 on page 80.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

313

Schedule     7,     page     80,     line     4,     leave out 'a question of a kind referred to in sub-paragraph (1)(a) or (b)' and insert 'the question mentioned in sub-paragraph (1)'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

314

Schedule     7,     page     81,     leave out line 5.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

315

Schedule     7,     page     81,     line     7,     at end insert '; and if the event does not occur by the specified time, the proposals shall be treated as being rejected at that time.'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

317

Schedule     7,     page     81,     line     16,     after 'may', insert '(before the arrival of the specified time)'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

316

Schedule     7,     page     81,     line     20,     at end insert—

    '() The National Assembly may act under sub-paragraph (2)(a) or (b) only in response to a request by the Council.'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

318

Schedule     7,     page     81,     line     21,     leave out from 'only' to 'is' in line 23 and insert 'in response to a proposal of the Council which'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

319

Schedule     7,     page     81,     line     25,     at end insert—

    '; and where a determination is made under sub-paragraph (2)(c) in relation to proposals they shall be treated as rejected.'.


   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison
Mr Phil Willis
Mr Richard Allan

224

Clause     103,     page     46,     line     30,     at end insert 'appropriate to their needs'.

   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison

247

Clause     103,     page     46,     line     35,     leave out 'direct' and insert 'request'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

351

Clause     103,     page     47,     line     5,     leave out subsection (6).


   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison

208

Clause     104,     page     47,     line     15,     leave out from 'shall' to end of line 22 and insert 'contact any agency or organisation which provides services for young persons in the place or area concerned and which the Secretary of State thinks it appropriate to consult and which must include—

      (a) a local authority,

      (b) local providers of career information, advice and guidance,

      (c) local providers of education and training,

      (d) providers of youth services, including those in the voluntary sector,

      (e) a health authority,

      (f) a police authority,

      (g) a youth offending team'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

352

Clause     104,     page     47,     line     21,     leave out 'and'.

   

Mr Malcolm Wicks

353

Clause     104,     page     47,     line     22,     at end insert—

      'and

      () a Primary Care Trust.'.

   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison

225

Clause     104,     page     47,     line     22,     at end insert—

      '(g) a body providing services in pursuance of arrangements or directions given under sections 8, 9 and 10 of the Employment and Training Act 1973'.

   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison

226

Clause     104,     page     47,     line     26,     after 'and', insert 'local learning partnerships and'.

   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison

248

Clause     104,     page     47,     line     33,     leave out subsection (4).

   

Mr Tim Boswell
Mr James Clappison

343

Clause     104,     page     47,     line     34,     leave out from 'shall' to 'the' in line 37 and insert 'have regard to the desirability of

      (a) exercising their functions so as to support and assist the services provided, secured or proposed by the Secretary of State and

      (b) co-ordinating'.

 
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