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Section G – Bills

New amendments to Bills lodged on 3 May 2006

Scottish Schools (Parental Involvement) Bill – Stage 3

Section 1

Fiona Hyslop

27 In section 1, page 1, line 14, leave out from second <in> to end of line 17 and insert <,

( ) a child in attendance at a publicly-funded nursery school,

in the authority’s area in the education provided to that pupil or child and to the pupils or children in attendance at the school generally.>

Section 8

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

Supported by: Fiona Hyslop

28 In section 8, page 5, line 15, at end insert <including its management and teachers,>

Fiona Hyslop

29 In section 8, page 6, line 19, at end insert—

<( ) Without prejudice to the generality of the subsection (2), the Parent Council may make such representations on matters other than matters relating solely to education as it considers appropriate to the local authority, community bodies and other public bodies; and in this subsection "community bodies" has the meaning given in section 15(4) of the Local Government in Scotland Act 2003 (asp 1) and "other public bodies" means the bodies mentioned in paragraphs (a), (b) and (c) of the definition of "other public bodies" in that section of that Act.>

Section 14

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

30 In section 14, page 9, line 38, at end insert <; and where the appointment of a headteacher is being considered, the panel must consist of equal numbers of persons nominated by—

(a) the education authority (one of whose nominees shall be the chairman of the committee), and

(b) the Parent Council.>

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

31 In section 14, page 10, line 5, at end insert—

<( ) The appointment process must provide for appointments of headteachers and deputy headteachers to relate to a named school only.>

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