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21st November 2011
Laid before Parliament
22nd November 2011
Coming into force in accordance with regulation 1
The Secretary of State for Education makes the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by section 42(6) of, and paragraph 9(1)(b) and (3)(a) of Schedule 1 to, the Teaching and Higher Education Act 1998(1).
In accordance with section 42(9) of that Act, the Secretary of State has consulted the General Teaching Council for England.
1998 c. 30. The functions of the Secretary of State under Part 1 of the Teaching and Higher Education Act 1998 (“the 1998 Act”) are, so far as exercisable in relation to Wales, vested in the Welsh Ministers. Those functions were transferred to the National Assembly for Wales constituted by the Government of Wales Act 1998 (c. 38) by the National Assembly for Wales (Transfer of Functions) Order 1999, S.I. 1999/672, article 2; see the relevant entry in Schedule 1. By virtue of paragraphs 30 and 32 of Schedule 11 to the Government of Wales Act 2006 (c. 32), the functions were transferred to the Welsh Ministers immediately after the end of the initial period as defined by section 161(5) of that Act. For the meaning of “regulations” see section 43(1) of the 1998 Act.
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