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Explanatory Memorandum to Special Educational Needs and Disability (Northern Ireland) Order 2005

Article 25: Role of the Department of Education

56.This Article gives the Department of Education the power to direct a Board or a school if satisfied that they have not complied with; or have acted unreasonably in carrying out, their duties to plan under Articles 17 and 18. It also gives the Department the power to direct Boards and schools if satisfied that they have not complied with, or have acted unreasonably in complying with an order made by SENDIST.

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