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Notices of Amendments: 21st February 2008                

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Education and Skills Bill, continued

 
 

(5)    

In subsection (2A), for “the parent of” substitute “the appropriate person in

 

relation to”.

 

(6)    

After that subsection insert—

 

“(2B)    

In this section, “the appropriate person”, in relation to a child, means—

 

(a)    

in the case of a decision made in relation to a preference

 

expressed in accordance with arrangements made under section

 

86A(1) as to where education should be provided for the child

 

any of the following—

 

(i)    

the child;

 

(ii)    

a parent of his;

 

(iii)    

the child and a parent of his, acting jointly;

 

    

(but subject to regulations made under subsection (5A));

 

(b)    

in any other case, a parent of the child.”

 

(7)    

In subsection (5A), after paragraph (a) insert—

 

“(aa)    

in cases where separate appeals are made by a parent and a child

 

against a decision made in relation to a preference expressed in

 

accordance with arrangements made under section 86A(1), for

 

the appeals to be joined, or otherwise for securing that no more

 

than one appeal against the decision is proceeded with;”.’.

 

Meaning of “sixth form education” etc

 

Jim Knight

 

NC12

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘After section 98 of the School Standards and Framework Act 1998 (c. 31)

 

insert—

 

“98A  

Meaning of “sixth form education” etc

 

(1)    

In this Chapter, “sixth form education” means secondary education

 

suitable to the requirements of pupils who are over compulsory school

 

age.

 

(2)    

References in this Chapter, in relation to a child who has been admitted

 

to a school, to his entering the school’s sixth form are to his being

 

transferred to a class at the school in which sixth form education is

 

provided from a class in which such education is not so provided.” ’.

 


 
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