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Deregulation Act 2015

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PART 2Consequential Amendments

Parliamentary Commissioner Act 1967 (c.13)

32In Schedule 2 to the Parliamentary Commissioner Act 1967 (departments etc subject to investigation), omit the entry for the Chief Executive of Skills Funding.

Education (Fees and Awards) Act 1983 (c.40)

33In section 1 of the Education (Fees and Awards) Act 1983 (fees at universities and other further education establishments), in subsection (3)(f), omit “or the Chief Executive of Skills Funding”.

Employment Act 1988 (c.19)

34In section 26 of the Employment Act 1988 (status of trainees etc), in subsection (1A), omit paragraph (b) (but not the “or” following it).

Education Reform Act 1988 (c.40)

35In section 128 of the Education Reform Act 1988 (dissolution of higher education corporations), in subsection (1), omit paragraph (b)(iia).

Further and Higher Education Act 1992 (c.13)

36The Further and Higher Education Act 1992 is amended as follows.

37In section 54 (duty to give information), in subsection (1)—

(a)for “the Chief Executive of Skills Funding” substitute “the Secretary of State”;

(b)for “as the Chief Executive” substitute “as the Secretary of State”;

(c)for the words from “for the purposes of” to “or (as the case may be)” substitute “for the purposes of the exercise of any of the functions of the Secretary of State under Part 4 of the Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009 or (as the case may be) for the purposes of the exercise of any of the functions of”.

38Omit section 61A (references to appropriate bodies).

39In section 82 (joint exercise of functions), in subsection (3)(a), omit “the Chief Executive of Skills Funding,”.

40In section 83 (efficiency studies), in the Table inserted by subsection (1B), in the first column, for “The Chief Executive of Skills Funding” substitute “The Secretary of State”.

Value Added Tax Act 1994 (c.23)

41(1)In Part 2 of Schedule 9 to the Value Added Tax Act 1994 (exemptions), Group 6 is amended as follows.

(2)In item 5A, omit paragraph (b), and the “or” following it.

(3)After item 5B insert—

5CThe provision of education or vocational training and the supply, by the person providing that education or training, of any goods or services essential to that provision, to persons who are aged 19 or over, to the extent that the consideration payable is ultimately a charge to funds provided by the Secretary of State in exercise of functions under Part 4 of the Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009.

(4)In the Notes to Group 6, in Note (5A), for “and 5B” substitute “to 5C”.

Education Act 1996 (c.56)

42The Education Act 1996 is amended as follows.

43In section 13 (general responsibility for education), in subsection (2)(a), for “the Chief Executive of Skills Funding” substitute “the Secretary of State under Part 4 of the Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009”.

44In section 15ZA (duty in respect of education and training for persons over compulsory school age: England), in subsection (5), for “the Chief Executive of Skills Funding” substitute “the Secretary of State”.

Learning and Skills Act 2000 (c.21)

45In section 144 of the Learning and Skills Act 2000 (designated institutions: disposal of land, &c), in subsection (9)—

(a)in paragraph (a), omit “for the purposes of a sixth form college”;

(b)omit paragraph (aa).

Education Act 2002 (c.32)

46In section 183 of the Education Act 2002 (transfer of functions relating to allowances under section 181), in subsection (1)—

(a)omit paragraph (a);

(b)omit the “or” at the end of paragraph (aa).

Education Act 2005 (c.18)

47The Education Act 2005 is amended as follows.

48In section 92 (joint exercise of functions), in subsection (2), omit “, the Chief Executive of Skills Funding”.

49In section 108 (supply of information: education maintenance allowances), in subsection (3), omit paragraph (b).

Education and Inspections Act 2006 (c.40)

50The Education and Inspections Act 2006 is amended as follows.

51In section 123 (education and training to which this Chapter applies), in subsection (1), in each of paragraphs (b), (c) and (g), omit “or the Chief Executive”.

52In section 124 (inspection of education and training to which this Chapter applies), in subsection (5), omit paragraph (ba).

53In section 125 (inspection of further education institutions), in subsection (5), omit paragraph (ba) (but not the “and” following it).

54In section 126 (other inspections), in subsection (4), omit paragraph (ba).

55In section 128 (area inspections), in subsection (3), omit paragraph (aa) (but not the “or” following it).

56In section 129 (reports of area inspections), in subsection (2), omit paragraph (ba) (but not the “and” following it).

57(1)Section 130 (action plans following area inspections) is amended as follows.

(2)Omit subsection (2).

(3)In subsection (4)—

(a)omit “(2) or”;

(b)omit “the Chief Executive or”.

(4)In subsection (5), omit “Chief Executive or the”.

58In section 159 (interpretation of Part 8), in subsection (1), omit the definition of “the Chief Executive”.

Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007 (c.28)

59In section 104 of the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007 (application of Chapter: partner authorities), in subsection (4), omit paragraph (f).

Education and Skills Act 2008 (c.25)

60The Education and Skills Act 2008 is amended as follows.

61In section 13 (notification of non-compliance with duty imposed by section 2), in subsection (5), in paragraph (f) of the definition of “educational institution”, for “, the Secretary of State or the Chief Executive of Skills Funding” substitute “or the Secretary of State”.

62In section 72 (educational institutions), in subsection (5), in paragraph (f) of the definition of “educational institution”, for “the Secretary of State or the Chief Executive of Skills Funding” substitute “or the Secretary of State”.

63In section 77 (supply of information by public bodies), omit subsection (2)(ba).

64In section 132 (providers of independent education or training for 16 to 18 year olds), in subsection (2)(b)(iv), omit “or the Chief Executive of Skills Funding”.

Education Act 2011 (c.21)

65In the Education Act 2011, omit the following—

(a)section 30(8);

(b)section 70;

(c)section 72;

(d)in Schedule 18, paragraphs 4 and 6.

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