Criminal Records Bureau

House of Lords written question – answered on 5th January 2010.

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Photo of Lord Lucas Lord Lucas Conservative

To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the announcement by the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families on 14 December concerning Criminal Records Bureau checks, whether they plan to require families intending to educate their children at home to be subject to such checks.

Photo of Baroness Morgan of Drefelin Baroness Morgan of Drefelin Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Children, Young People and Families), Department for Children, Schools and Families, Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Children, Schools and Families) (Children, Young People and Families)

There is absolutely no question of local authorities CRB-checking home educating parents, nor of ISA registration being required in future.

Vetting and barring arrangements that are appropriate for people working with children do not apply to family members.

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