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Further and Higher Education (Governance and Information) (Wales) Act 2014

Section 7 – Abolition of power to regulate higher education courses in further education sector

18.This section repeals section 139 of the Education Act 2002 so the Welsh Ministers may no longer make regulations that prohibit the provision of higher education courses by FEIs without their approval and that regulate the numbers and categories of students on such courses.

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