Education (Update) Amendment Act 2017

  • A correction has been made to section 156(2) on 19 May 2017 under section 25(1)(j)(iii) of the Legislation Act 2012.
5 Section 2 amended (Interpretation)

(1)

In section 2(1), insert in their appropriate alphabetical order:

integration means the conditions and procedures on and by which a private school may become established as part of the State system of education. and remain part of that system, on a basis that preserves and safeguards the special character of the education that the school provides, and integrated has a corresponding meaning

State integrated school means a school that—

(a)

provides education with a special character; and

(b)

has been established as a State integrated school under section 421

(2)

In section 2(1), definition of enrolment scheme, after “under section 11H”, insert “or developed under section 11IA”.

(3)

In section 2(1), definition of registered school, after “State school,”, insert “a State integrated school,”.

(4)

In section 2(1), after “Parts 2, 3,”, insert “3A,”.

(5)

In section 2(1), repeal the definition of correspondence school.

(6)

In section 2(1), insert in their appropriate alphabetical order:

community of online learning means—

(a)

an enrolling community of online learning; or

(b)

a supplementary community of online learning

enrolling community of online learning means a registered school or other body corporate that has been accredited to enrol students in full-time online education

online education means primary or secondary education delivered wholly or substantially through the Internet

supplementary community of online learning means a registered school or other body corporate that has been accredited to provide online education to students enrolled at another school or an enrolling community of online learning

tertiary education provider has the same meaning as in section 159(1)