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The Education (Northern Ireland) Order 1996


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The Disabled Persons (Northern Ireland) Act 1989 (c. 10)

In section 5(1)(a) for “Article 31” substitute “Article 16”.

In section 5(8) for the words from the beginning to “Article 31” substitute “Regulations under paragraph 7(2) of Schedule 2 to the Education Order (statements of special educational needs) may, in relation to the transfer of statements made under Article 16”.

In section 5(9) for “Article 33(3)” substitute “Article 3(7) and (8)”.

In section 11(1) in the definition of “the Education Order” for “and Libraries (Northern Ireland) Order 1986” substitute “(Northern Ireland) Order 1996”.

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