Welsh Statutory Instruments
15th November 2001
Coming into force
1st January 2002
1.—(1) These Regulations are called the Education (Schools and Further and Higher Education) (Amendment) (Wales) Regulations 2001 and shall come into force on 1st January 2002.
2. They apply only in relation to Wales.
3. The Education (Schools and Further and Higher Education) Regulations 1989(4) shall be amended as follows —
(a)in regulation 4(1)(a) for the words “, a special school not so maintained or a grant-maintained school” substitute the words “or a special school not so maintained”; and
(b)regulation 8 shall be revoked.
Signed on behalf of the National Assembly for Wales under section 66(1) of the Government of Wales Act 1998(5)
The Deputy Presiding Officer of the National Assembly
15th November 2001
(This note is not part of the Regulation)
These Regulations amend the Education (Schools and Further and Higher Education) Regulations 1989 (“the 1989 Regulations”) in relation to Wales.
Regulation 4 of the 1989 Regulations is amended to remove the reference to a grant maintained school (a category of school which no longer exists).
Regulation 8 is revoked so that there is no longer a requirement for the National Assembly for Wales to approve the provision of new premises involving building work or alterations to existing premises at a school, further or higher education institution or a hostel for pupils with special educational needs.
The revocation only removes the need for approval under the Regulations and not the need for any approval or consent under any other enactment.
Similar amendments were made for England by the Education (Schools and Further and Higher Education) (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2001 (S.I. 2001/692).
See the National Assembly for Wales (Transfer of Functions) Order 1999 (S.I. 1999/672).