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Education (Scotland) Act 2016

Amendment of section 27A: collection of data on additional support needs

104.Paragraph 20 of the schedule to the Act amends section 27A of the 2004 Act to remove the current provision at section 27A(1) and to introduce a regulation-making power to place requirements on Scottish Ministers to collect data. Section 27A(1A) requires Scottish Ministers to consult prior to making a regulation using the power.

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