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Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Bill


REVISED
MARSHALLED
LIST OF AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN COMMITTEE


      The amendments have been marshalled in accordance with the Instruction of 10th June 2009, as follows—

Clauses 1 to 39
Schedule 1
Clauses 40 to 57
Schedule 2
Clause 58
Schedule 3
Clauses 59 to 79
Schedule 4
Clauses 80 to 85
Schedule 5
Clauses 86 to 120
Schedule 6
Clause 121
Schedule 7
Clause 122
Schedule 8
Clauses 123 and 124
Schedule 9
Clauses 125 to 166
Schedule 10
Clause 168
Schedule 11
Clauses 169 to 184
Clauses 167 and 185
Schedule 12
Clauses 186 to 196
Schedule 13
Clauses 197 and 198
Schedule 14
Clauses 199 to 220
Schedule 15
Clauses 221 to 258
Schedule 16
Clauses 259 to 262

[Amendments marked * are new or have been altered]

Amendment
No.

 

Before Clause 1

 

BARONESS VERMA

 

LORD DE MAULEY

 

LORD SHEIKH

1Insert the following new Clause—
  "Definition of "apprenticeship"
  An apprenticeship must include the following components—
(a)  an agreement with an employer to train a person, using the practices, equipment and personnel of his or her enterprise in doing so;
(b)  a mixture of on- and off-the-job learning; and
(c)  training designed to lead to a generally recognised level of proficiency in a trade, profession or occupation."
 

BARONESS SHARP OF GUILDFORD

 

BARONESS WALMSLEY

2Insert the following new Clause—
  "The National Apprenticeship Service for England
(1)  There shall be a body corporate known as the National Apprenticeship Service for England which shall be the "English certifying authority" in relation to apprenticeships.
(2)  In Parts 1 to 5, that body shall be known as the NAS.
(3)  Except as provided in sections 9 and 10, the NAS is to perform its functions in England only."
 

Clause 1

 

BARONESS VERMA

 

LORD DE MAULEY

 

LORD SHEIKH

3Page 2, line 18, at end insert ", and
(   )  that the person has undergone supervised training in the workplace."
 

BARONESS VERMA

 

LORD DE MAULEY

3A*Page 2, line 34, leave out paragraph (b)
 

BARONESS SHARP OF GUILDFORD

 

BARONESS GARDEN OF FROGNAL

4Page 2, line 34, at end insert—
"(   )  as part of a recognised programme of training for an apprenticeship framework"
 

VISCOUNT ECCLES

5Page 2, line 35, leave out subsection (7)
 

Clause 2

 

BARONESS VERMA

 

LORD DE MAULEY

 

BARONESS PERRY OF SOUTHWARK

 

LORD SHEIKH

6Page 3, line 2, after "provide," insert "conditioned upon such evidence including evidence of supervised training in the workplace"
 

Clause 4

 

BARONESS SHARP OF GUILDFORD

 

BARONESS WALMSLEY

 The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Clause 4 stand part of the Bill.
 

Clause 5

 

LORD ELTON

7Page 3, line 20, leave out "prescribed manner" and insert "manner prescribed by the Welsh Ministers"
 

Clause 6

 

LORD ELTON

8Page 4, line 38, leave out subsection (2)
 

Clause 9

 

BARONESS VERMA

 

LORD DE MAULEY

 

LORD SHEIKH

9Page 5, line 22, at end insert—
"(   )  the qualifications that have been successfully completed, and
(   )  the employer or employers with which the apprentice has been trained"
 

BARONESS SHARP OF GUILDFORD

 

BARONESS GARDEN OF FROGNAL

10Page 5, line 22, at end insert—
"(   )  the name of the further education college where the course of training has been completed"
 

BARONESS WALL OF NEW BARNET

11Page 5, line 22, at end insert—
"(   )  the Sector Skills Council responsible for issuing that framework"
 

Clause 10

 

BARONESS SHARP OF GUILDFORD

 

BARONESS GARDEN OF FROGNAL

12Page 5, line 37, at end insert—
"(   )  meet the requirements of the disability access standard,"
 

BARONESS VERMA

 

LORD DE MAULEY

 

LORD SHEIKH

13Page 5, line 39, at end insert—
"(   )  involve an agreement with an employer to train a person, using the practices, equipment and personnel of his or her enterprise in doing so,
(   )  involve a mixture of on- and off-the-job learning, and
(   )  ensure that the apprenticeship leads to a generally recognised level of proficiency in a trade, profession or occupation"
 

BARONESS SHARP OF GUILDFORD

 

BARONESS GARDEN OF FROGNAL

14Page 6, line 6, at end insert—
"(   )  In this Chapter, "disability access standard" means complying with the standards set by the Disability Discrimination Act 2005 (c. 13) and the Equality Act 2009."
 

Clause 11

 

BARONESS SHARP OF GUILDFORD

 

BARONESS GARDEN OF FROGNAL

15Page 6, line 14, leave out subsection (1) and insert—
"(1)  The Secretary of State may—
(a)  designate a person to issue general guidelines in relation to the apprenticeship functions; and
(b)  designate a person to issue an apprenticeship framework relating to a particular apprenticeship sector."
 

BARONESS SHARP OF GUILDFORD

 

BARONESS WALMSLEY

16Page 6, line 14, leave out subsection (1) and insert—
"(1)  The NAS shall have the power to—
(a)  issue general guidelines in relation to apprenticeship frameworks, and
(b)  designate a person to issue frameworks relating to a particular apprenticeship sector."
17Page 6, line 19, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "NAS"
18Page 6, line 23, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "NAS"
19Page 6, line 24, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "NAS"
20Page 6, line 25, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "NAS"
 

Clause 12

 

LORD ELTON

21Page 6, line 32, leave out "the specification of apprenticeship standards for England" and insert "the Chief Executive of Skills Funding"
 

BARONESS SHARP OF GUILDFORD

 

BARONESS WALMSLEY

22Page 6, line 37, leave out paragraph (b)
 

Clause 13

23[Withdrawn]
 

BARONESS SHARP OF GUILDFORD

 

BARONESS WALMSLEY

24Page 7, line 6, leave out "A person who" and insert "Where the NAS"
25Page 7, line 7, after "12(2)" insert "it"
26[Withdrawn]
 

Clause 14

 

BARONESS VERMA

 

LORD DE MAULEY

27Page 7, line 21, at end insert "within two weeks of the making of the decision"
 

VISCOUNT ECCLES

28Page 7, line 21, at end insert—
"(   )  Nothing in this section prevents a person from carrying out training in conformity with a draft submission made under subsection (1)."
 

Clause 15

 

BARONESS SHARP OF GUILDFORD

 

BARONESS WALMSLEY

29Page 7, line 23, leave out "Secretary of State may by order" and insert "NAS may"
 

BARONESS SHARP OF GUILDFORD

 

BARONESS GARDEN OF FROGNAL

30Page 7, line 23, after "may" insert ", following consultation with the appropriate authorities,"
31Page 8, line 8, at end insert—
 ""the appropriate national authorities" shall include those persons designated to issue apprenticeship frameworks relating to a particular sector and representatives of institutions involved in the education and training associated with the existing vocational qualifications"
 

Clause 17

 

LORD ELTON

32Page 8, line 30, leave out "specification of apprenticeship standards for Wales" and insert "Welsh Ministers"
 

Clause 19

 

VISCOUNT ECCLES

33Page 9, line 19, at end insert—
"(   )  Nothing in this section prevents a person from carrying out training in conformity with a draft submission made under subsection (1)."
 

Clause 21

 

BARONESS SHARP OF GUILDFORD

 

BARONESS WALMSLEY

34Page 10, line 11, leave out from beginning to "must" and insert "The NAS"
35[Withdrawn]
 

LORD ELTON

36Page 10, line 12, leave out "specification" and insert "register"
 

BARONESS SHARP OF GUILDFORD

 

BARONESS WALMSLEY

37Page 10, line 13, leave out paragraph (b)
38Page 10, line 14, leave out "Chief Executive" and insert "NAS"
39Page 10, line 15, leave out "Chief Executive" and insert "NAS"
 

BARONESS VERMA

 

LORD DE MAULEY

40Page 10, line 15, at end insert—
"(   )  In preparing the draft, the Chief Executive must consult employers regarding the self-specification and self-assessment of apprenticeship standards for any schemes they provide."
 

LORD ELTON

41Page 10, line 18, leave out subsection (4)
 

BARONESS VERMA

 

LORD DE MAULEY

42Page 10, line 18, leave out subsection (4) and insert—
"(   )  In preparing the first draft specification, the Skills Funding Agency must consult with representatives of industry, employers, sector skills councils and other persons that the Skills Funding Agency considers appropriate."

 
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