Education and Training Act 2020

86 Effect of suspension on school register

(1)

The name of a student aged under 16 years who has been suspended from a State school under section 80 or excluded from a State school under section 81(1)(c) must stay on the school’s register until the earlier of the following days:

(a)

the day the student is enrolled at another registered school:

(b)

the day the student is given an exemption under section 38 or 39.

(2)

The name of a student who has turned 16 years and is suspended from a State school under section 80 must stay on the register of the school until the earliest of the following days:

(a)

the day on which the student is enrolled at another registered school:

(b)

the day on which the student is expelled from the school:

(c)

the day on which the student leaves school:

(d)

1 January after the student’s 19th birthday.

(3)

Subsection (2) applies to a student who is aged under 16 years when suspended from a State school under section 80, or who is excluded from a State school under section 81(1)(c), and turns 16 years while subject to the suspension or exclusion.

Compare: 1989 No 80 s 17C