Law of Education

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Commentary

SOURCE CURRENCY
Issue 165, December 2019

UPDATE INFORMATION

Division B(W) Principal Welsh Assembly Acts and Measures Dealing with Education
The Public Services Ombudsman (Wales) Act 2019 has been inserted into this Division. The Act came into force on 23 July 2019, and replaces the similarly named 2005 Act which has accordingly been removed.

Division C Other Enactments of the UK Parliament Dealing with Education
A number of sections of the Offensive Weapons Act 2019 of relevance to the law of education as it applies to schools and further education colleges have been inserted into this Division. These relate to Knife Crime Prevention Orders. The Act has not yet been brought into force.
A review of this Division is underway. Those Acts revised or updated for this issue include, in particular —
  • School Sites Act 1841

  • Employment and Training Act 1973

  • Local Government Act 1974

  • Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions Act 1976

  • Crime and Disorder Act 1998

  • Government of Wales Act 1998

  • Female Genital Mutilation Act 2003

  • Children Act 2004

  • Charities Act 2011


Division D Statutory Instruments Applying to England Only or to England and Wales
Division D has been generally updated, deleting revoked SIs and amending others. The following new SI is included in this issue:
  • The School Teachers' Pay and Conditions (England) Order 2019 (SI 2019/1267)


  • Division D(W) Statutory Instruments Applying Only to Wales
    Division D(W) has been generally updated, deleting revoked SIs and amending others. The following new SI is included in this issue:
  • The School Teachers' Pay and Conditions (Wales) Order 2019 (SI 2019/1363 (W.236))


  • AUTHOR INFORMATION
    As for Issue 165, December 2019

    Contributors

    Catrin Huws , Solicitor Contributor
    Cherie Booth , QC, Matrix Chambers Consultant editor
     Nicholas Hancox , BSc, LLM, Solicitor Editor
    Tony Widdrington , Solicitor Editor