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Children: Education

Department for Education written question – answered on 6th March 2020.

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Photo of Lord Touhig Lord Touhig Labour

To ask Her Majesty's Government when they plan to publish a response to the consultation on children not in school, which closed on 24 June 2019.

Photo of Baroness Berridge Baroness Berridge Baroness in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)

In the spring of 2019, a consultation was held on proposals for a mandatory register of children not attending state or registered independent schools to help local authorities carry out their responsibilities in relation to children not in school.

Almost 5000 responses were received to the consultation which closed in June 2019. They have now been considered and a formal government response document setting out next steps will be issued in due course.

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