Amendments proposed to the Education and Inspections Bill - continued House of Commons

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Sarah Teather
Greg Mulholland
Annette Brooke

63

Clause     5,     page     3,     line     35,     at end insert ', academies, city technology colleges, city colleges for the technology of the arts, and such other educational establishments as may be prescribed.'.

   

Mr David Willetts
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr John Hayes
Mr David Evennett

15

Clause     5,     page     3,     line     40,     at end insert—

        '"coasting", in relation to a maintained school, means a school which in the previous academic year was in the third quartile nationally of the value added measure of school performance;'.

   

Mr David Willetts
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr John Hayes
Mr David Evennett

16

Clause     5,     page     4,     line     4,     at end insert—

        '"under-performing", in relation to a maintained school, means a school which in the previous academic year was in the fourth quartile nationally of the value added measure of school performance.'.


   

Mr David Chaytor

183

Clause     6,     page     4,     line     13,     leave out 'adequate' and insert 'sufficient'.

   

Mr David Chaytor

185

Clause     6,     page     4,     line     13,     leave out 'adequate' and insert 'such'.

   

Mr David Chaytor

184

Clause     6,     page     4,     line     14,     at end insert 'as may be sufficient according to their needs'.

   

Sarah Teather
Greg Mulholland
Annette Brooke

149

Clause     6,     page     4,     line     15,     after 'may', insert 'enter into partnerships with other public, private or voluntary organisations in order to'.

   

Sarah Teather
Greg Mulholland
Annette Brooke

64

Clause     6,     page     4,     line     29,     after 'provision', insert 'or commissioning'.

   

Sarah Teather
Greg Mulholland
Annette Brooke

150

Clause     6,     page     5,     line     30,     at end insert—

      '(d) a local authority must have regard to the access requirements of qualifying young persons with a disability.'.

   

Sarah Teather
Greg Mulholland
Annette Brooke

151

Clause     6,     page     5,     line     43,     after 'of', insert 'a representative sample of'.

   

Mr David Willetts
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr John Hayes
Mr David Evennett

22

Clause     6,     page     6,     line     13,     at end insert ', such guidance to be placed in the Library of the House of Commons and notice given of the publication of the guidance by written Ministerial statement.'.

   

Mr David Willetts
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr John Hayes
Mr David Evennett

23

Clause     6,     page     6,     line     27,     at end add—

    '(3)   Provision under this section shall be restricted to that which can be funded by the revenue support grant separately identified but not specifically allocated or ring-fenced.'.

   

Mr Edward Leigh

203

Page     4,     line     5,     leave out Clause 6.


NEW CLAUSES RELATING TO PART 1

Education of children detained under an order of court

   

Sarah Teather
Greg Mulholland
Annette Brooke

NC2

To move the following Clause:—

    '(1)   Chapter 5 of Part 10 of EA 1996 (Persons not covered by the Act) shall be amended as follows.

    (2)   Leave out section 562 (Act not apply to persons detained under order of a court).'.


Education of children in immigration removal centres

   

Sarah Teather
Greg Mulholland
Annette Brooke

NC3

To move the following Clause:—

    'When a local authority has within its boundaries an Immigration Removal Centre it shall ensure that all duties and powers pertaining to education of children are applied to any child resident within an Immigration Removal Centre.'.


Abolition of local education authorities

   

Mr Edward Leigh

NC14

To move the following Clause:—

    'All local education authorities are hereby abolished.'.


   

Mr David Willetts
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr John Hayes
Mr David Evennett

24

Clause     7,     page     6,     line     34,     at end insert—

    '(1A)   A local authority shall publish a notice under subsection (1) in circumstances where 35 per cent or more of school places are in schools that are underperforming.'.

   

Mr David Willetts
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr John Hayes
Mr David Evennett

179

Clause     7,     page     6,     line     34,     at end insert—

    '(1A)   A local education authority must publish such a notice if they receive representations from 50 or more parents of qualifying children in connection with the establishment of a foundation, voluntary or foundation special school or an academy.

    (1B)   In subsection (1A) "qualifying child", in relation to a local education authority, means any child in the authority's area who is of or under compulsory school age.'.

   

Mr David Willetts
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr John Hayes
Mr David Evennett

193

Clause     7,     page     6,     line     34,     at end insert—

    '(1B)   In subsection (1A) a maintained school is "underperforming" if, in the previous academic year, it was in the fourth quartile nationally of the value added measure of school performance.'.

   

Mr David Willetts
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr John Hayes
Mr David Evennett
Sarah Teather
Greg Mulholland

25

Clause     7,     page     7,     line     1,     after second 'a', insert 'reasonable'.

   

Sarah Teather
Greg Mulholland
Annette Brooke

65

Clause     7,     page     7,     line     2,     at end insert—

      '(ca) specify appropriate qualifications for persons other than local education authorities wishing to establish the new school,'.

   

Mr David Willetts
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr John Hayes
Mr David Evennett
Mr David Chaytor
Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

26

Clause     7,     page     7,     line     15,     leave out from second 'school' to end of line 18.

   

Sarah Teather
Greg Mulholland
Annette Brooke
Mr David Chaytor

66

Clause     7,     page     7,     line     16,     leave out 'with the consent of the Secretary of State,'.

   

Mr David Willets
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr John Hayes
Mr David Evennett

76

Clause     7,     page     7,     line     18,     at end insert—

    '(5A)   The Secretary of State shall only consent to the publication of proposal under subsection (5)(b)(ii) for the establishment of a community or community special school if the local authority can demonstrate to the Secretary of State that the establishment of such a school would lead to substantially better academic results than would be the case for a foundation or foundation special school.'.

   

Mr David Chaytor

180

Clause     7,     page     7,     line     18,     at end insert—

    '(5A)   The Secretary of State may not refuse consent under subsection 5(b)(ii) in any case in which the request by the authority for such consent is shown to be supported by parents in such numbers and in such categories as may be prescribed by regulations.'.

   

Mr David Willetts
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr John Hayes
Mr David Evennett

27

Clause     7,     page     7,     line     20,     at end insert ', such time not to be less than a period of two months,'.

   

Sarah Teather
Greg Mulholland
Annette Brooke

69

Clause     7,     page     7,     line     22,     at end insert—

    '(6A)   The Secretary of State may by order suspend the operation of this section in relation to invitations by local education authorities of proposals for the establishment of an Academy during such period as may be appropriate for the evaluation of the success or otherwise of Academies in achieving high standards.'.


   

Mr David Willetts
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr John Hayes
Mr David Evennett

159

Clause     8,     page     7,     line     27,     leave out 'such persons as appear to the authority to be appropriate;' and insert 'parents within the locality'.


   

Mr David Willetts
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr John Hayes
Mr David Evennett

29

Clause     9,     page     7,     line     34,     leave out subsection (1).

   

Sarah Teather
Greg Mulholland
Annette Brooke
Mr David Chaytor

67

Clause     9,     page     7,     line     34,     leave out 'with the consent of the Secretary of State'.

   

Mr David Willetts
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr John Hayes
Mr David Evennett

28

Clause     9,     page     7,     leave out line 37.

   

Mr David Willets
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr John Hayes
Mr David Evennett

77

Clause     9,     page     7,     line     40,     at end insert—

    '(1A)   The Secretary of State shall only consent to the publication of proposals under subsection (1) for the establishment of a community or community special school if the local authority can demonstrate to the Secretary of State that the establishment of such a school would lead to substantially better academic results than would be the case for a foundation or foundation special school.'.

   

Mr David Chaytor

181

Clause     9,     page     7,     line     40,     at end insert—

    '(1A)   The Secretary of State may not refuse consent under subsection 1(a) in any case in which the request by the authority for such consent is shown to be supported by parents in such numbers and in such categories as may be prescribed by regulations.'.

 
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