Explanatory Memorandum

Shared Education Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

2016 CHAPTER 20

9 May 2016

Commentary on Sections

Section 2: “Shared Education”

Section 2 provides a common definition of shared education.  This sets out the core components that are necessary  ie:  the education together of those of different religious belief and those who are experiencing socio-economic deprivation and those who are not which is secured by the working together of two or more relevant providers.