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Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Bill


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
ON THIRD READING


 

Clause 1

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 2, line 7, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
Page 2, line 18, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
Page 2, line 20, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
 

Clause 2

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 2, line 41, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
Page 3, line 6, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
Page 3, line 8, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
 

Clause 17

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 8, line 4, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
 

Clause 22

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 9, line 41, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
 

Clause 27

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 12, line 18, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
 

Clause 31

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 14, line 16, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
 

Clause 32

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 15, line 21, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
Page 15, line 28, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
Page 15, line 30, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
 

Clause 39

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 17, line 39, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
Page 17, line 41, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
 

Clause 44

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 26, line 39, at end insert—
"(3A)  Before giving a notice under subsection (2) imposing a requirement on a governing body, a local education authority must consult—
(a)  the governing body, and
(b)  such other persons as the authority think appropriate."
 

Clause 50

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 34, line 43, at end insert—
"(6A)  Subsection (6B) applies in relation to a detained person if it appears to the host authority that the person is to be released from detention in relevant youth accommodation.
(6B)  The host authority must provide to the home authority any information they hold which—
(a)  relates to the detained person, and
(b)  may be relevant for the purposes of, or in connection with, the provision of education or training for the detained person after the release.
(6C)  The information required to be provided under subsection (6B) must be provided at such time as the host authority think reasonable for the purpose of enabling education or training to be provided for the detained person after the release.
(6D)  Nothing in subsections (6A) to (6C) requires the host authority to provide to the home authority information which the home authority already have."
 

Clause 65

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 48, line 13, leave out "to a person providing" and insert "in respect of"
 

Clause 93

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 64, line 2, leave out "principal" and insert "competencies"
 

Clause 128

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 81, line 2, at end insert—
"(6A)  The Secretary of State must publish a direction given under subsection (6)."
 

Clause 140

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 87, line 7, leave out "make a determination specifying" and insert "by order specify"
Page 87, line 10, leave out "a determination" and insert "an order"
Page 87, line 15, leave out from "if" to end of line 22 and insert "—
(a)  the qualification, or each qualification of the description, is one to which this Part applies, and
(b)  the condition in subsection (3A) is met in relation to the qualification or each qualification of the description.
(3A)  The condition is that—
(a)  one or more forms of the qualification is (or are) approved under section 98 of the Learning and Skills Act 2000, or
(b)  the Secretary of State reasonably expects approval under that section to be sought for one or more forms of the qualification."
Page 87, line 27, leave out subsection (5)
 

Clause 141

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 87, line 33, leave out "a determination" and insert "an order"
 

Clause 142

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 88, line 5, leave out "a determination under section 140(1) has" and insert "minimum requirements specified in an order under section 140(1) have"
 

After Clause 142

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Insert the following new Clause—
  "Revocation and amendment of orders specifying minimum requirements
(1)  Subsection (2) applies if—
(a)  the Secretary of State has made an order under section 140(1) in respect of a qualification or description of qualification, and
(b)  the qualification or description of qualification ceases to be one to which section 140 applies.
(2)  The Secretary of State may by order—
(a)  revoke the order, or
(b)  amend it for the purpose of removing the qualification or description of qualification from the application of the order.
(3)  Subsections (1) and (2) do not affect the power of the Secretary of State to revoke or amend an order under section 140(1) in other circumstances.
(4)  Sections 140(2) and 141 do not apply to an order—
(a)  revoking an order under section 140(1), or
(b)  amending an order under section 140(1) for the purpose only of removing a qualification or description of qualification from the application of the order."
 

Clause 143

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Leave out Clause 143
 

Clause 170

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

 

BARONESS WALMSLEY

Page 100, line 16, leave out from "must" to end of line 17 and insert "include—
(a)  a statement of what Ofqual has done in performing its functions in the reporting period;
(b)  an assessment of the extent to which Ofqual has met its objectives in that period;
(c)  details of any information obtained by Ofqual in that period on the levels of attainment in relevant regulated qualifications.
(2A)  "Relevant regulated qualifications" are regulated qualifications that are taken wholly or mainly by pupils at schools in England.
(2B)  An assessment under subsection (2)(b) in respect of the qualifications standards objective must in particular explain how, in making the assessment, Ofqual has taken account of any information within subsection (2)(c) obtained in the reporting period or an earlier reporting period."
 

Clause 194

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

 

BARONESS WALMSLEY

Page 114, line 23, at end insert—
"(1A)  In section 66 of that Act (regulations and orders)—
(a)  in subsection (4) after "containing" insert "the first regulations under section 9A or";
(b)  in subsection (5)(a) for "to which subsection (3) does not apply" substitute "to which neither of subsections (3) and (4) applies"."
 

Clause 217

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

 

BARONESS WALMSLEY

Page 133, line 20, at end insert—
"(3)  The information published under subsection (2)(b) must include details of assistance available to each of the following—
(a)  a pupil at a qualifying school (see section 205(6)(d)) who is, or has been, looked after by a local authority (within the meaning given by section 22(1) of the Children Act 1989);
(b)  a person who has a disability (within the meaning of section 1(1) of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995);
(c)  a person who has special educational needs (within the meaning of section 312 of the Education Act 1996)."
 

Clause 245

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

 

BARONESS WALMSLEY

Page 152, line 12, leave out "or over)" and insert "or over or provision made under subsection (4A) applies)"
Page 152, line 20, at end insert—
"(4A)  A procedure under subsection (1) must include provision to the effect—
(a)  that a person ("R") who would otherwise be required by the procedure to report an incident to a parent must not report it to that parent if it appears to R that doing so would be likely to result in significant harm to the pupil; and
(b)  that if it appears to R that there is no parent of the pupil to whom R could report the incident without that being likely to result in significant harm to the pupil, R must report the incident to the local authority (within the meaning of the Children Act 1989) within whose area the pupil is ordinarily resident.
(4B)  In deciding for the purposes of provision made under subsection (4A) whether reporting an incident to a parent would be likely to result in significant harm to the pupil, R must have regard to any guidance issued by the Secretary of State about the meaning of "significant harm" for those purposes."
 

Clause 246

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

 

BARONESS WALMSLEY

Page 152, line 42, leave out "or over)" and insert "or over or provision made under subsection (4A) applies)"
Page 153, line 7, at end insert—
"(4A)  A procedure under subsection (1) must include provision to the effect—
(a)  that a person ("R") who would otherwise be required by the procedure to report an incident to a parent must not report it to that parent if it appears to R that doing so would be likely to result in significant harm to the student; and
(b)  that if it appears to R that there is no parent of the student to whom R could report the incident without that being likely to result in significant harm to the student, R must report the incident to the local authority (within the meaning of the Children Act 1989) within whose area the student is ordinarily resident.
(4B)  In deciding for the purposes of provision made under subsection (4A) whether reporting an incident to a parent would be likely to result in significant harm to the student, R must have regard to any guidance issued by the Secretary of State about the meaning of "significant harm" for those purposes."
 

Clause 261

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 163, line 24, leave out "subsection (6)" and insert "subsections (6) to (6B)"
Page 163, line 30, at end insert—
"(za)  regulations under section 1(5);"
Page 163, line 33, at end insert—
"(ca)  an order under section 140(1);"
Page 163, line 37, at end insert—
"(6A)  Subsections (5) and (6) do not apply to a statutory instrument which contains only—
(a)  an order revoking an order under section 140(1), or
(b)  an order amending an order under section 140(1) for the purpose only of removing a qualification or description of qualification from the application of the order.
(6B)  A statutory instrument within subsection (6A) must be laid before Parliament."
Page 163, line 38, at beginning insert "Subject to subsection (7A),"
Page 163, line 41, at end insert—
"(7A)  A statutory instrument which contains (whether alone or with other provision) regulations under section 2(5) may not be made unless a draft of the instrument has been laid before, and approved by a resolution of, the National Assembly for Wales."
 

Schedule 2

 

BARONESS MORGAN OF DREFELIN

 

LORD YOUNG OF NORWOOD GREEN

Page 171, line 39, leave out ", 507B and 562H" and insert "and 507B"
Page 171, line 41, leave out "section 18A" and insert "sections 18A and 562H"
Page 171, line 42, leave out "that section" and insert "those sections"

 
 
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9 November 2009