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The Standards in Scotland’s Schools etc. Act 2000 (Commencement No. 3 and Transitional Provisions) Order 2000

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Provisions of the ActSubject matterPurpose
1Right of child to school education
2Duty of education authority in providing school education
3Raising standards
4National priorities in education
5Education authority’s annual statement of improvement objectives
6School developments plans
7Review of school performance
8Delegation schemes
11Inspection of educational establishments
12Code of practice as regards inspection of educational establishments
13Guidance to education authorities: raising standards and delegation schemes
14Guidance to education authorities as to home education
16No justification for corporal punishment
17Ending of self governing status of school
18Order supplementary to ending of self governing status
19Transfer of staff of self governing school
20Provision of information in relation to self governing school
21Educational endowments in relation to self governing school
24Registration of independent school
25Welfare of pupil attending independent school
26Role of School Board in raising standards and improving quality of education
27Election of School Board after school ceases to be self governing
29Restriction of councillor’s membership of School Board
30Involvement of School Board in preparing short leet for appointment of head teacher etc.
31Delegation of education authority’s functions to School Board
38Admission of children under school age to primary school
40Education outwith school
41Rights of appeal against exclusion from school
42Grants in respect of activities relating to school education
43Placing requests: extent of education authority’s duty
44 (other than the words from “or (vii)” to “numbers;” in section 44(4))Further provision as respects placing requests
45Functions of the Council
46(1) and (2)Constitution of the CouncilOnly for the purpose of enabling elections to be held and appointments and nominations to be made [amending the 1965 Act and bringing those amendments into force to enable elections to be held] prior to 1st November 2001 for the Council to be constituted in accordance with the 1965 Act as amended by section 46(1) and (2) on that date
46(5)Removal from office of the Council members
47Keeping of the register of teachers
48Provision of information by the Council
49Provision of information to the CouncilOnly for the purpose of the insertion into the 1965 Act and bringing into force of sections 9B(a)(i) and (b) and 9C
51AppealsOnly for the purpose of insertion into the 1965 Act and bringing into force a substituted section 12(1) (other than the words from “(a) such person” to “or” in the third place where it occurs)
52Amendment of section 17 of the 1965 ActOnly for the purpose of the insertion into the 1965 Act and bringing into force of a substituted definition of “the register”
53Power of the Council to borrow money
54Power of Scottish Ministers to require the Council to establish committees
56Guidance to education authorities as to manner of conducting sex education
57Consent of child to medical procedures
60Minor and consequential amendments and repealsOnly for the purpose of bringing into force paragraphs 1(1), (2), (4) and (5)(d)(i) and 3(1), (2), (5), (6), (7) and (8) of Schedule 2 to the Act and in Schedule 3 to the Act– the entry relating to the 1965 Act; in the entry relating to the 1980 Act, the repeal of the words “in attendance at schools” in section 1(5)(a); and the entry relating to the School Boards (Scotland) Act 1988.

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