Education Legislation Act 2016

29 New sections 158Z and 158ZA inserted

After section 158Y, insert:

158Z Application of State Sector Act 1988 to institutions sponsoring partnership schools kura hourua

The State Sector Act 1988 does not apply to an institution that is a sponsor if the institution is performing its functions as a sponsor under this Act or a partnership school contract.

158ZA Application of Ombudsmen Act 1975 to institutions sponsoring partnership schools kura hourua

(1)

This section applies to an institution that is a sponsor if the institution is performing its functions as a sponsor under this Act or a partnership school contract.

(2)

For the purposes of the Ombudsmen Act 1975, the institution—

(a)

is a sponsor; and

(b)

is not an institution (see Ombudsmen Act 1975, Schedule 1, Part 2).