Welsh Statutory Instruments

2010 No. 707 (W.68) (C.45)

EDUCATION, WALES

The Education Act 2002 (Commencement No. 13) (Wales) Order 2010

Made

7 March 2010

Title and interpretation

1.  The title of this Order is the Education Act 2002 (Commencement No. 13) (Wales) Order 2010.

2.  In this Order, the “2002 Act” (“Deddf 2002”) means the Education Act 2002.

Appointed day

3.  The following provisions of the 2002 Act come into force on 12 April 2010:

(a)section 19(8) (governing bodies of maintained schools);

(b)section 20(4) (instruments of government of governing bodies of maintained schools);

(c)section 24 (federation of schools); and

(d)section 25 (federations: supplementary provisions).

Leighton Andrews

Minister for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills, one of the Welsh Ministers

7 March 2010

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Order)

This Order brings into force on 12 April 2010 provisions of the Education Act 2002 specified in article 3 of the Order. These are the provisions that relate to the federation of schools.

Note as to Earlier Commencement Orders

(This note is not part of the Order)

The following provisions of the Education Act 2002 have been brought into force in relation to Wales by commencement order made before the date of this Order:

ProvisionDate of CommencementS.I. No.
Sections 14 to 1731 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Section 18(1)2 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Section 18(2)31 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Section 19(6) (partially)1 September 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Section 19(1) to (7) (fully)31 October 20052005/2910 (W.207)
Section 20(1) to (3), (5)31 October 20052005/2910 (W.207)
Sections 21 and 221 September 20042004/1728 (W.172)
Section 2331 October 20052005/2910 (W.207)
Section 262 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Sections 27 and 281 September 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Section 291 September 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Section 301 September 20042004/1728 (W.172)
Section 31 (partially)2 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Section 31 (fully)31 March 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Section 321 September 20042004/1728 (W.172)
Sections 33 and 3431 October 20052005/2910 (W.207)
Section 351 April 20062006/879 (W.84)
Section 361 April 20062006/879 (W.84)
Section 371 April 20062006/879 (W.84)
Section 382 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Section 39(1) (partially)1 September 20042004/1728 (W.178)
Section 39 (fully)31 October 20052005/2910 (W.207)
Section 40 (partially)1 September 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Section 40 (partially)1 April 20062006/879 (W.84)
Section 414 December 20032003/2961 (W.278)
Section 424 December 20032003/2961 (W.278)
Section 431 November 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Section 461 December 20032003/2961 (W.278)
Section 4919 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 5031 May 20052005/1395 (W.109)
Section 51 (partially)9 January 20042003/2961 (W.278)
Section 51 (partially)31 March 20042004/912 (W.95)
Section 51 (partially)31 May 20052005/1395 (W.109)
Section 52 (partially)9 January 20042003/2961 (W.278)
Section 52 (fully)31 October 20052005/2910 (W.207)
Section 5331 October 20052005/2910 (W.207)
Sections 54 to 5619 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Sections 57 to 592 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Sections 60 to 641 August 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Section 721 August 20042004/1728 (W.172)
Section 75 (partially)19 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 75 (fully)2 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Sections 97 and 9819 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 99(1)19 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 99(2)1 August 20082008/1728 (W.168)
Section 100 (partially)19 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 100 (partially)1 August 20082008/1728 (W.168)
Section 101 (partially)19 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 101 (partially)1 August 20082008/1728 (W.168)
Section 10319 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 1041 August 20082008/1728 (W.168)
Sections 105 to 10719 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 108 (partially)19 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 108 (partially)1 August 20082008/1728 (W.168)
Section 10919 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 1101 August 20082008/1728 (W.168)
Sections 111 to 11819 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 1191 October 20022002/2439
Section 120(1) and (3) to (5)1 October 20022002/2439
Section 120(2)1 August 20032003/1667
Section 1211 October 20022002/2439
Sections 122 to 1291 August 20032003/1667
Section 130 (partially)1 October 20022002/2439
Section 130 (fully)1 August 20032003/1667
Section 13119 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Sections 132 and 13319 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 134 (partially)19 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 13519 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Sections 136 to 1401 September 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Section 14119 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Sections 142 to 14431 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Section 14519 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 146 (partially)31 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Section 146 (fully)2 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Section 148 (partially)19 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 148 (partially)31 May 20062006/1336 (W.129)
Section 14931 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Section 15031 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Section 151(1)2 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Section 151(2)19 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 152 (partially)19 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 152 (fully)2 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Section 15431 March 20042004/912 (W.95)
Section 1551 September 20042004/1728 (W.172)
Section 15631 March 20042004/912 (W.95)
Sections 157 to 1741 January 20042003/2961 (W.278)
Section 1761 September 20042004/1728 (W.172)
Section 1771 August 20042004/912 (W.95)
Section 178(1) and (4)1 August 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Section 178(2)2 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Section 179 (partially)19 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 18019 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Sections 181 to 1851 September 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Section 1872 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Section 188 (partially)19 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 188 (partially)1 December 20032003/2961 (W.278)
Section 189 (partially)19 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Sections 191 to 19419 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 195 (partially)31 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Section 195 (fully)1 September 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Section 19619 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 1971 September 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Section 19831 March 20042004/912 (W.95)
Section 1991 September 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Section 20031 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Section 201 (partially)31 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Sections 202 and 2031 September 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Section 2051 August 20082008/1728 (W.168)
Section 2061 September 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Sections 207 and 2089 January 20042003/2961 (W.278)
Section 215 (partially)19 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Section 215 (partially)31 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Section 215 (partially)1 August 20032003/1718 (W.185) and 2003/1667
Section 215 (partially)1 September 20032002/3185 (W.301) and 2003/1718 (W.185)
Section 215 (partially)4 December 20032003/2961 (W.278)
Section 215 (partially)1 January 20042003/2961 (W.278)
Section 215 (partially)9 January 20042003/2961 (W.278)
Section 215 (partially)31 March 20042004/912 (W.95)
Section 215 (partially)1 August 20042004/1728 (W.172)
Section 215 (partially)1 September 20042004/1728 (W.172)
Section 215 (partially)31 May 20052005/1395 (W.109)
Section 215 (partially)31 October 20052005/2910 (W.207)
Section 215 (partially)1 April 20062006/879 (W.84)
Section 215 (partially)2 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Section 215 (partially)1 August 20082008/1728 (W.168)
Schedule 1, paragraph 3 (partially)1 September 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Schedule 1 (fully)31 October 20052005/2910 (W.207)
Schedule 21 April 20062006/879 (W.84)
Schedule 3, paragraphs 1 to 51 September 20032003/1718 (W.185)
the remaining paragraphs1 April 20062006/879 (W.84)
Schedule 4, paragraphs 1 and 49 January 20042003/2961 (W.278)
Schedule 4 Paragraphs 2, 3(1), (2), (3), (4), (5), (7), (8) 8, 9, 10, 1131 May 20052005/1395 (W.109)
Schedule 4 Paragraph 12(1), (3) to (5)31 March 20042004/912 (W.95)
Schedule 519 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Schedule 62 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Schedule 91 August 20042004/1728 (W.172)
Schedule 10 paragraphs 1, 6, 11 and 1519 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
the remaining paragraphs2 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Schedule 111 October 20022002/2439
Schedule 12, paragraphs 1, 2, 4(1) and (3), 6 and 719 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Schedule 12, Paragraphs 3(1), (5) (partially), 4(2) and 531 May 20062006/1336 (W.129)
Schedule 12, Paragraph 12(1) and (2)31 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Schedule 13, paragraphs 1 to 3, 5, 6, 7(1) and (3) and 819 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Schedule 13, Paragraph 42 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Schedule 14, paragraphs 1 to 71 September 20042004/1728 (W.172)
Schedule 152 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Schedule 16, paragraphs 1 to 31 December 20032003/2961 (W.278)
Paragraphs 4 to 919 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Schedule 17, paragraphs 5(1) to (4), (6) and 6 to 819 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Schedule 18, paragraphs 1, 4, 5 and 731 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Schedule 18, Paragraph 8 (partially)31 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Schedule 18, Paragraphs 13 to 1531 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Schedule 18, Paragraphs 2, 3, 6, 8 (fully), 9 to 12 and 16 to 181 September 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Schedule 191 September 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Schedule 201 September 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Schedule 21 (partially)1 October 20022002/2439
Schedule 21 (partially)19 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Schedule 21 (partially)31 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Schedule 21 (partially)1 August 20032003/1667
Schedule 21 (partially)1 September 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Schedule 21 (partially)4 December 20032003/2961 (W.278)
Schedule 21 (partially)1 January 20042003/2961 (W.278)
Schedule 21 (partially)9 January 20042003/2961 (W.278)
Schedule 21 (partially)31 March 20042004/912 (W.95)
Schedule 21 (partially)1 August 20042004/1728 (W.172)
Schedule 21 (partially)1 September 20042004/1728 (W.172)
Schedule 21 (partially)31 May 20052005/1395 (W.109)
Schedule 21 (partially)31 October 20052005/2910 (W.207)
Schedule 21 (partially)1 April 20062006/879 (W.84)
Schedule 21 (partially)2 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Schedule 22 (partially)1 October 20022002/2439
Schedule 22 (partially)9 December 20022002/3185 (W.301)
Schedule 22 (partially)31 March 20032002/3185 (W.301)
Schedule 22 (partially)1 August 20032003/1718 (W.185)
Schedule 22 (partially)1 September 20032002/3185 (W.301), 2003/1718 (W.185) and 2003/1667
Schedule 22 (partially)4 December 20032003/2961 (W.278)
Schedule 22 (partially)1 January 20042003/2961 (W.278)
Schedule 22 (partially)9 January 20042003/2961 (W.278)
Schedule 22 (partially)31 March 20042004/912 (W.95)
Schedule 22 (partially)1 August 20042004/912 (W.95)
Schedule 22 (partially)1 September 20042004/1728 (W.172)
Schedule 22 (partially)31 May 20052005/1395 (W.109)
Schedule 22 (partially)31 October 20052005/2910 (W.207)
Schedule 22 (partially)1 April 20062006/879 (W.84)
Schedule 22 (partially)2 January 20082007/3611 (W.318)
Schedule 22 (partially)1 August 20082008/1728 (W.168)
Schedule 22 (partially)1 August 20082008/1728 (W.168)

Various provisions of the Education Act 2002 have been brought into force in relation to England by the following Statutory Instruments: S.I. 2002/2002 (as amended by S.I. 2002/2018), S.I. 2002/2439 (as amended by S.I. 2003/606 (revoked) and 2003/2992), S.I. 2002/2952, S.I. 2003/124, S.I. 2003/1115, S.I. 2003/1667 (as amended by S.I. 2004/571 and S.I. 2005/2570), S.I. 2003/2071, S.I. 2004/1318 and S.I. 2006/2895.

(2)

The functions of the National Assembly for Wales were transferred to the Welsh Ministers by paragraph 30 of Schedule 11 to the Government of Wales Act 2006 (c. 32).