Children, Schools and Families Bill

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Defence – in the House of Commons at 8:18 pm on 11th January 2010.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Graham Stuart Graham Stuart Conservative, Beverley and Holderness 8:18 pm, 11th January 2010

I do not think that that guarantee is terribly absolute. Although a parent may object to the inspector's entering the home to speak to the child, he or she may then be deemed to have been unco-operative in terms of one of the visits that is required, in which event the right to educate the child at home may be revoked. I would not be taken in by the superficial appearance of the provision.

Embed this video

Copy and paste this code on your website