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Education (1998 Order) (Commencement No. 3) Order (Northern Ireland) 1999

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Statutory Rules of Northern Ireland

1999 No. 439 (C. 33)


Education (1998 Order) (Commencement No. 3) Order (Northern Ireland) 1999


1st November 1999

The Department of Education, in exercise of the powers conferred on it by Article 1(3) of the Education (Northern Ireland) Order 1998(1) and of every other power enabling it in that behalf, hereby makes the following Order:


1.  This Order may be cited as the Education (1998 Order) (Commencement No. 3) Order (Northern Ireland) 1999.

Appointed day

2.  The day appointed for the coming into operation of Article 70(5), (6) and (8) of the Education (Northern Ireland) Order 1998 shall be 30th November 1999.

Sealed with the Official Seal of the Department of Education on 1st November 1999.


David Woods

Assistant Secretary

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Order.)

This Order brings into operation on 30th November 1999 Article 70(5), (6) and (8) of the Education (Northern Ireland) Order 1998 which provides for education and library boards to make grants to trustees of maintained schools equal to the trustees' costs on foot of approved contracts.

Note as to Earlier Commencement Orders

(This note is not part of the Order.)

The following provisions of the Education (Northern Ireland) Order 1998 have been brought into operation by commencement order made before the date of this Order:—

ProvisionDate of CommencementS.R. Number
Article 16, Article 88(3) and Schedule 431st December 1998S.R. 1998 No. 456
Article 131st September 1999S.R. 1999 No. 337

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