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Education (Scotland) Act 2016

Amendment of section 19: powers of Tribunal in relation to reference

100.Paragraph 17 of the schedule to the Act amends section 19(2) of the 2004 Act to allow the Tribunal to confirm or overturn the decision of an education authority in relation to the child’s capacity and wellbeing.

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