Education (Update) Amendment Act 2017

119 Section 157 amended (Consultations)


In section 157(3), replace “without first consulting” with “unless subsection (3A) applies, without first consulting”.


After section 157(3), insert:


Subsection (3)(f) and (g) does not apply if the relevant boards have already been consulted on a closure or merger option as part of a review of the provision of schooling in a particular area.