Clause 10 — Consultation: additional schools
Amendment proposed: 33, page 7, line 13, leave out subsection (1) and insert-
'(1) Before entering into Academy arrangements with the Secretary of State in relation to an additional school, a person must consult-
(a) local parents and children,
(b) local schools,
(c) the relevant local authority,
(d) all school staff and their representatives, and
(e) any other persons deemed appropriate.'.- (Vernon Coaker.)
Question put, That the amendment be made.
The Committee divided: Ayes 213, Noes 317.