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The Further Education (Northern Ireland) Order 1997

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The Education Reform (Northern Ireland) Order 1989 (NI 20)

In Article 33(1)(a)(ii) for “147 to” substitute “148 and”.

In Article 34(3) omit “the board,”

In Article 34(6) omit “boards,”.

In Article 34(7) omit “or regulations under paragraph (3)”.

In Article 34 at the end add—

(8) Before making any regulations under paragraph (3) the Department shall consult with—

(a)the governing bodies and principals of all institutions of further education; and

(b)any other persons with whom consultation appears to it to be desirable..

In Article 35, omit paragraph (4).

In Article 46(3)(a) and (6)(c) for the words in the first set of brackets substitute “(other than a special school or a school established in a hospital)”.

Omit Part VII.

In Article 124, omit paragraph (3).

In Article 125, omit paragraph (6).

In Article 126, omit paragraph (7).

In Article 138, omit paragraph (3).

Omit Article 147.

In Article 148(1), omit sub-paragraph (e).

In Articles 148(2) and 149(1)(c) for “to (e)” substitute “to (c)”.

In Article 148(3), omit sub-paragraph (b).

In Article 148(5), omit “and members of the governing bodies of institutions of further education”.

In Article 149(1), omit sub-paragraph (b).

In Article 149(2), omit sub-paragraph (c).

In Article 151(5)—

(a)in sub-paragraph (a) omit “and institutions of further education”;

(b)at the end add—

(f)in relation to teachers employed in an institution of further education, the governing body of that institution..

Omit Schedule 7.

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