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1953

 

House of Commons

 
 

Notices of Amendments

 

given on

 

Wednesday 7th May 2008

 

For other Amendment(s) see the following page(s) of Supplement to Votes:

 

1353-62, 1887-1903 and 1905-1929

 

Consideration of Bill


 

Education and Skills Bill, As Amended

 

Nia Griffith

 

149

 

Page  1,  line  7  [Clause  1],  after ‘England’, insert ‘and Wales’.

 

Michael Gove

 

Mr David Willetts

 

Mr Nick Gibb

 

Mr John Hayes

 

Adame Afriyie

 

Tim Loughton

 

Total signatories: 9

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Mr Rob Wilson

 

Angela Watkinson

 

150

 

Page  39,  line  26  [Clause  67],  after ‘includes’, insert ‘workplace based’.

 

Michael Gove

 

Mr David Willetts

 

Mr Nick Gibb

 

Mr John Hayes

 

Adame Afriyie

 

Tim Loughton

 

Total signatories: 9

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Mr Rob Wilson

 

Angela Watkinson

 

151

 

Page  39,  line  30  [Clause  67],  after ‘includes’, insert ‘workplace based’.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 7th May 2008                     

1954

 

Education and Skills Bill, continued

 
 

Vocational education

 

Philip Davies

 

NC15

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

Section 8(3) of the Education Act 1996 (c. 56) (compulsory school age) shall not

 

apply to any person who is a vocational student as set out in subsection (2).

 

(2)    

For the purposes of this section, a vocational student is a person who—

 

(a)    

has reached 15 years of age;

 

(b)    

has the written permission of their parent or guardian not to continue in

 

full-time education in school;

 

(c)    

has the written permission of the head teacher of the school at which they

 

are registered as a pupil not to continue in full-time education at school;

 

(d)    

has achieved level 5 at the third key stage in English, mathematics and

 

science; and

 

(e)    

has enrolled in a full-time vocational training course.’.

 

Additional education maintenance allowance: orphans

 

Philip Davies

 

NC16

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘The Secretary of State shall by regulations make provision for all local education

 

authorities to provide all orphans resident within their area with an allowance, in

 

addition to any other benefits they receive, of no less than £100 per week and no

 

more than £200 per week (to increase in accordance with the Retail Price Index

 

each year) if they carry on in full-time education from the age of 16 until the age

 

of 21.’.

 

Careers education

 

Mr John Hayes

 

NC17

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘The Secretary of State shall commission an independent review into the

 

effectiveness of the provision of careers advice in England and the

 

appropriateness of a single all-age advice and guidance service as established in

 

Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.’.

 

Michael Gove

 

Mr David Willetts

 

Mr Nick Gibb

 

Mr John Hayes

 

Adam Afriyie

 

Tim Loughton

 

Total signatories: 9

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Mr Rob Wilson

 

Angela Watkinson

 

152

 

Page  33,  line  16  [Clause  59],  at end insert—


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 7th May 2008                     

1955

 

Education and Skills Bill, continued

 
 

‘(c)    

the provision, in response to requests by young persons and relevant

 

young adults with visual impairment, of text books and educational

 

course materials, capable of enlargement and enhancement by electronic

 

means.’.

 


 
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