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Shared Education Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Hansard Reports

The following table sets out the dates of the Hansard reports for each stage of the Act's passage through the Assembly and the date Royal Assent was received.

First Stage2 November 2015
Briefing on the proposed Bill to the Committee for Education4 November 2015
Second Stage10 November 2015
Committee Stage - evidence from Northern Ireland Council for Integrated Education and Integrated Education Fund; and Centre for Shared Education, Queen’s University, Belfast.25 November 2015
Committee Stage - evidence from Council for Catholic Maintained Schools; Equality Commission NI and NI Human Rights Commission; NI Commissioner for Children and Young People; Rural Centre for Shared Education; Transferors Representative Council2 December 2015
Committee Stage - evidence from Department of Education9 December 2015
Committee Stage - consideration of  all sections16 December 2015
Committee's report on the Act – Report reference NIA 286/11-166 January 2016
Consideration Stage26 January 2016
Further Consideration Stage23 February 2016
Final Stage8 March 2016
Royal Assent9 May 2016

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