Explanatory Memorandum

Education (Northern Ireland) Order 2006

2006 No. 1915

Commentary on Articles

Part Iii – Miscellaneous and Supplementary

Article 33: Appeals against suspension

40.Article 33 enables the Department to establish arrangements for appeals against decisions to suspend a pupil. Regulations will set out how the appeal system will operate, the circumstances under which an appeal may be made, the procedure to be followed and other matters that the Department may think appropriate.