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School Standards and Organisation (Wales) Act 2013

Section 37 - Directions

51.Where the Welsh Minister consider that the alternative course of action set out in a school authority’s policy statement is not likely to improve educational standards they may issue a direction to the school authority requiring it to comply with the guidance.  A direction must be issued in writing and may be enforced by a mandatory order.

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