Education (Board of Trustee Freedom) Amendment Bill

  • defeated on 04 August 2010

Explanatory note

General policy statement

The purpose of this Bill is to enable Boards of Trustees to manage their own affairs by having full control over the employment of teachers at their school.

Clause by clause analysis

Clause 1 is the Title clause.

Clause 2 provides that the Bill comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

Clause 3 provides that the Bill amends the Education Act 1989 (the principal Act).

Clause 4 sets out the purpose of the Bill.

Clause 5 provides that the Bill binds the Crown.

Clause 6 inserts a new section 91.

Clause 7 repeals section 81A.

Clause 8 repeals sections 91A to 91C and 91F to 91N.