(1) This section applies if Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Schools in England publishes a report of an inspection conducted under section 61(2)(b), 62 or 68(2).
(2) The provider of the education or training which is the subject of the report must prepare a written statement of the action which he proposes to take in the light of the report and the period within which he proposes to take it.
(3) The person making the statement must—
(a) publish it within such period, and in such manner, as may be prescribed by regulations made by the Secretary of State; and
(b) send copies of it to such persons as may be so prescribed.
(4) The requirements of subsection (2) may be waived by the Chief Inspector.