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The Further Education (Northern Ireland) Order 1997


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Establishment of new institution of further education

6.—(1) The Department may establish a new institution of further education.

(2) Before establishing a new institution of further education under this Article the Department shall consult—

(a)the board for the area in which the institution is to be situated; and

(b)the governing bodies of such institutions of further education and such other persons as appear to the Department to be appropriate.

(3) Where the Department proposes to establish a new institution of further education, it shall, as soon as reasonably practicable, ensure—

(a)that an instrument of government and articles of government are made for the new institution; and

(b)that a governing body is established for the new institution under this Order.

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