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Special Educational Needs (Information) Act 2008

Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)

Originated in the House of Commons, session 2007-08

Last updated: 25 February 2009 at 13:52

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Long title

A Bill to amend the Education Act 1996 in relation to the provision and publication of information about children who have special educational needs; and for connected purposes

Summary

The Bill proposes to amend the Education Act 1996 in relation to the provision and publication of information about children who have special educational needs (SEN).

Key areas

  • Seeks to highlight both the quality and efficiency of special educational needs support for children within schools and Local Education Authorities by ensuring the publication of outcomes for children with SEN.
  • Intends to assist in the rolling out of best practice by enabling a more informed assessment of special educational needs policies.

Sponsors

Mrs Sharon Hodgson
Labour
Gateshead East and Washington West
Baroness Pitkeathley
Labour
Life peer

Current version of the Bill

Special Educational Needs (Information) Act 2008 c.11 - html version
29 July 2008

Bill passage

Bill started in the House of Commons
1st reading
2nd reading
Committee stage
Report stage
3rd reading
Bill in the House of Lords
1st reading
2nd reading
Committee stage
Report stage
3rd reading
Final stages
Consideration of amendments
Royal Assent
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