A Bill to confer power on the Scottish Ministers, following inspection of a public or grant-aided school or of an education authority, to direct the school managers or the authority to take specified action; to provide that all non-public schools which provide full-time education for pupils of school age are independent schools; to abolish provisional registration of independent schools; to make amended provision for the registration and regulation of independent schools; to provide for appeals to the sheriff principal against certain decisions by the Scottish Ministers in relation to such schools; and for connected purposes (SP Bill 22)
Current Status of the Bill
The Bill received Royal Assent on 12 November 2004.
Introduction of the Bill
Bill as introduced:
Subordinate Legislation Committee:
Passage of the Bill:
Royal Assent 12 November 2004