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Special Educational Needs (Information) Act 2008

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsors:
Sharon Hodgson
Baroness Pitkeathley

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Last event

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
Special Educational Needs (Information) Act 2008 c.11 - html version 29.07.2008

Summary of the Special Educational Needs (Information) Act 2008

The Bill proposes to amend the Education Act 1996 in relation to the provision and publication of information about children who have special educational needs (SEN).

Key areas

  • Seeks to highlight both the quality and efficiency of special educational needs support for children within schools and Local Education Authorities by ensuring the publication of outcomes for children with SEN.
  • Intends to assist in the rolling out of best practice by enabling a more informed assessment of special educational needs policies.

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