Search Legislation

Diocesan Boards of Education Measure 1991

 Help about what version

What Version

More Resources

Changes to legislation:

There are currently no known outstanding effects for the Diocesan Boards of Education Measure 1991. Help about Changes to Legislation


Changes to Legislation

Revised legislation carried on this site may not be fully up to date. At the current time any known changes or effects made by subsequent legislation have been applied to the text of the legislation you are viewing by the editorial team. Please see ‘Frequently Asked Questions’ for details regarding the timescales for which new effects are identified and recorded on this site.

  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1. Diocesan Boards of Education.

  3. 2. Functions of Board.

  4. 3. Transactions for which advice or consent of Board is required.

  5. 4. Advice of Board required for alteration of purposes of church educational endowments.

  6. 5. Proposals for acquisition of grant-maintained status.

  7. 6. Board to be consulted in certain cases.

  8. 7.Powers of Board to give directions to governing bodies of voluntary aided church schools.

  9. 8. Powers of Board to give directions to trustees of church educational endowments.

  10. 9. Attendance of diocesan director of education at aided school governing bodies’ proceedings.

  11. 10. Interpretation.

  12. 11. Amendment and repeal.

  13. 12. Transitional provisions.

  14. 13. Short title, extent and commencement.



      1. Part I Membership

        1. 1.The Board shall consist of— (a) the bishop;

        2. 2.Subject to paragraph 3 below, the diocesan synod shall by...

        3. 3.Where the number of deaneries in a diocese is less...

        4. 4.The bishop shall be chairman of the Board except that,...

        5. 5.The election of the elected members of the Board shall...

        6. 6.Where an elected member of the Board ceases to be...

        7. 7.Any casual vacancy among the elected members of the Board...

        8. 8.All members of the Board other than the bishop of...

        9. 9.A person who is in receipt of any remuneration as...

      2. Part II Proceedings

        1. 10.The quorum of the Board shall be eight of which...

        2. 11.The Board shall meet on at least three occasions during...

        3. 12.The Board may establish committees to assist in the discharging...

        4. 13.Subject to paragraph 10 above, the validity of any proceedings...

        5. 14.Subject to the preceding provisions of this Schedule and to...

Back to top


Print Options


Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made): The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.


Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once


More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources

Timeline of Changes

This timeline shows the different points in time where a change occurred. The dates will coincide with the earliest date on which the change (e.g an insertion, a repeal or a substitution) that was applied came into force. The first date in the timeline will usually be the earliest date when the provision came into force. In some cases the first date is 01/02/1991 (or for Northern Ireland legislation 01/01/2006). This date is our basedate. No versions before this date are available. For further information see the Editorial Practice Guide and Glossary under Help.