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Name: Education Act 2002 (c. 32).
Country: United Kingdom
Subject(s): Education, vocational guidance and training
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2002
Entry into force:
ISN: GBR-2002-L-63660
Bibliography: Act online Act online Office of Public Sector Information, United Kingdom (consulted on 2006-11-15)
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation on education. Divided into 11 parts. Part 1 establishes new legal framework. Part 2 provides for financial assistance and assistance for education and child care, Part 3 for maintained schools, Part 4 for power of intervention, and Part 5 for school organisation. Part 6 deals with curriculum in England, Part 7 with curriculum in Wales, Part 8 with teachers, and Part 9 with childcare and nursery education. Part 10 regulates independent schools, and Part 11 contains miscellaneous and general provisions.
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