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House of Commons

 
 

Notices of Amendments

 

given on

 

Monday 23 February 2009

 

Public Bill Committee


 

Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Bill

 

Mr David Laws

 

Stephen Williams

 

Annette Brooke

 

1

 

Clause  192,  page  111,  line  10,  after ‘are’, insert ‘judged by Ofsted to be’.

 

Mr David Laws

 

Stephen Williams

 

Annette Brooke

 

2

 

Clause  195,  page  112,  line  46,  at end insert ‘or if the local Commissioner considers

 

the complaints to be vexatious or malicious’.

 

Mr David Laws

 

Stephen Williams

 

Annette Brooke

 

3

 

Clause  97,  page  58,  line  30,  leave out ‘may’ and insert ‘must’.

 

Mr David Laws

 

Stephen Williams

 

Annette Brooke

 

4

 

Clause  40,  page  23,  line  37,  at end insert—

 

‘(e)    

barriers to their participation, including caring for a child or a sick family

 

member, being homeless, experiencing mental health problems or being

 

a young offender.’.

 

Mr David Laws

 

Stephen Williams

 

Annette Brooke

 

5

 

Clause  138,  page  78,  line  31,  at end insert—


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 23 February 2009                  

2

 

Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Bill, continued

 
 

‘(7)    

The Secretary of State must not make a determination under subsection (1)

 

relating to the grading or assessment of qualifications.’.

 

Mr David Laws

 

Stephen Williams

 

Annette Brooke

 

6

 

Clause  126,  page  72,  line  46,  at end insert ‘and establish specific and measurable

 

success criteria for each of its objectives.’.

 

Mr David Laws

 

Stephen Williams

 

Annette Brooke

 

7

 

Clause  162,  page  88,  line  37,  at end insert ‘and the extent to which it met

 

objectives.’.

 

Mr David Laws

 

Stephen Williams

 

Annette Brooke

 

8

 

Clause  144,  page  81,  line  10,  leave out from ‘may’ to end of line 11 and insert—

 

‘(a)    

direct a recognised body to take or refrain from taking specified steps

 

with a view to securing compliance with the condition, and

 

(b)    

direct a recognised body to set the standards in a specified qualification,

 

on a specified occasion, at a specified level.’.

 

Mr David Laws

 

Stephen Williams

 

Annette Brooke

 

9

 

Clause  126,  page  72,  line  26,  at end insert—

 

‘(i)    

the timing of the exam cycle, and the need to allow awarding

 

bodies sufficient time to develop qualifications.’.

 

Mr David Laws

 

Stephen Williams

 

Annette Brooke

 

10

 

Clause  39,  page  19,  line  35,  at end insert—

 

‘(d)    

provide the date of the applicant’s last request for training.’.

 

Mr David Laws

 

Stephen Williams

 

Annette Brooke

 

11

 

Clause  39,  page  20,  line  30,  at end insert—

 

‘(k)    

a documented discussion of training needs resulting in a decision on

 

whether to extend such provision to the applicant took place within the

 

previous 12 months.’.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 23 February 2009                  

3

 

Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Bill, continued

 
 

Mr David Laws

 

Stephen Williams

 

Annette Brooke

 

12

 

Clause  39,  page  21,  line  12,  at end insert—

 

‘(d)    

fails to attend more than two consecutive periods of study or training.’.

 

Mr David Laws

 

Stephen Williams

 

Annette Brooke

 

13

 

Clause  39,  page  21,  line  14,  at end insert—

 

‘(4)    

Failure to start, attend or complete the agreed study or training shall constitute

 

permissible grounds for an employer to remove the awarded time off.’.

 

Mr David Laws

 

Stephen Williams

 

Annette Brooke

 

14

 

Clause  229,  page  130,  line  31,  at end insert—

 

‘(f)    

any other article which the member of staff considers may cause potential

 

or imminent harm to the pupil or to others.’.

 

Mr Nick Gibb

 

Mr John Hayes

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Bill Wiggin

 

15

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  leave out lines 1 and 2.

 

Mr Nick Gibb

 

Mr John Hayes

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Bill Wiggin

 

16

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  18,  at end insert—

 

‘(f)    

that the person has undergone supervised training in the workplace.’.

 

Mr Nick Gibb

 

Mr John Hayes

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Bill Wiggin

 

17

 

Clause  2,  page  3,  line  2,  after ‘provide’, insert ‘provided that such evidence

 

includes evidence of supervised training in the workplace’.

 

Mr Nick Gibb

 

Mr John Hayes

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Bill Wiggin

 

18

 

Page  3,  line  5,  leave out Clause 3.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 23 February 2009                  

4

 

Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Bill, continued

 
 

Mr Nick Gibb

 

Mr John Hayes

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Bill Wiggin

 

19

 

Clause  9,  page  5,  line  27,  at end insert—

 

‘(e)    

the qualifications that have been successfully completed, and

 

(f)    

the employer or employers with which the apprentice has trained.’.

 

Mr Nick Gibb

 

Mr John Hayes

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Bill Wiggin

 

20

 

Clause  10,  page  6,  line  4,  at end insert—

 

‘(c)    

involve an agreement with an employer to train a person, using the

 

practices, equipment and personnel of his or her enterprise in doing so,

 

(d)    

involve a mixture on on and off-the-job learning, and

 

(e)    

lead to a generally recognised level of proficiency in a trade, profession

 

or occupation.’.

 

Mr Nick Gibb

 

Mr John Hayes

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Bill Wiggin

 

21

 

Clause  11,  page  6,  leave out line 20.

 

Mr Nick Gibb

 

Mr John Hayes

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Bill Wiggin

 

22

 

Clause  30,  page  13,  line  35,  at end insert—

 

‘(e)    

that the employer agrees to provide supervised workplace training.’.

 

Mr Nick Gibb

 

Mr John Hayes

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Bill Wiggin

 

23

 

Clause  35,  page  16,  line  10,  leave out ‘apprenticeships’ and insert ‘an

 

apprenticeship as a programme of training which leads to competence in a chosen trade,

 

profession or occupation.’.

 


 
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