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Bill documents — Education Act 2011

Act of Parliament

Full text of the Act of Parliament as passed by Parliament (this is the Act in its original state. The Act may have been amended by another Act and any such amendments are not shown in this version).

House Act of Parliament Date
Commons Education Act 2011 c.21 16.11.2011

Bills

Full text of the Bill as introduced and further versions of the Bill as it is reprinted to incorporate amendments (proposals for change) made during its passage through Parliament.

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 248 2010-12 (Lords Amendments to the Bill) | PDF version, 219KB 10.11.2011
Lords HL Bill 108 2010-12 (as Amended on Report) | PDF version, 616KB 02.11.2011
Lords HL Bill 98 2010-12 (as Amended in Grand Committee) | PDF version, 542KB 05.10.2011
Lords HL Bill 67 2010-12 (as brought from the Commons) | PDF version, 707KB 13.05.2011
Commons Bill 180 2010-11 [as amended in Public Bill Committee] | PDF version, 509KB 06.04.2011
Commons Bill 137 - 201011 (as introduced) | PDF version, 485KB 27.01.2011

Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons

Tracked changes versions of the Bill, showing amendments made in Committee of the whole House and in Public Bill Committees in the House of Commons

House Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons Date
Commons Bill showing changes made in Committee (PDF, 532KB) 06.04.2011

Explanatory Notes

Documents prepared by the Government to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Bill 248 EN 2010-12 (Explanatory Notes on Lords Amendments to the Bill ) | PDF version, 209KB 10.11.2011
Lords HL Bill 67 EN 2010-12 (Explanatory Notes to the Bill) | PDF version, 280KB 13.05.2011
Commons Bill 137 EN - 201011 (Explanatory Notes to Bill) | PDF version, 518KB 27.01.2011

Amendment papers

Full list of amendment papers relating to the Bill. Individual amendment papers will be replaced with consolidated lists before the amendments are discussed.

House Amendment Paper Date
Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 14 November 2011 14.11.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given up to and including 10 November 2011 11.11.2011
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Third Reading as at 8 November 2011 09.11.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved on Third Reading as at 7 November 2011 08.11.2011
Lords Revised Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 31 October 2011 01.11.2011
Lords Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 28 October 2011 31.10.2011
Lords Supplementary to the Revised Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 27 October 2011 28.10.2011
Lords Supplementary to the Revised Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 26 October 2011 27.10.2011
Lords Revised Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 25 October 2011 26.10.2011
Lords Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 24 October 2011 25.10.2011
Lords Revised Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 21 October 2011 24.10.2011
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 20 October 2011 21.10.2011
Lords Supplementary to the Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 19 October 2011 20.10.2011
Lords Supplementary to the Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 18 October 2011 19.10.2011
Lords Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 17 October 2011 18.10.2011
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 14 October 2011 17.10.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report as at 13 October 2011 14.10.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report as at 12 October 2011 13.10.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report as at 11 October 2011 12.10.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report as at 5 October 2011 06.10.2011
Lords Eleventh Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 30 September 2011 03.10.2011
Lords Tenth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 12 September 2011 13.09.2011
Lords Ninth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 8 September 2011 09.09.2011
Lords Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee [supplementary to the Eighth Marshalled List] as at 7 September 2011 08.09.2011
Lords Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee [supplementary to the Eighth Marshalled List] as at 5 September 2011 06.09.2011
Lords Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee [supplementary to the Eighth Marshalled List] as at 20 July 2011 21.07.2011
Lords Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee [supplementary to the Eighth Marshalled List] as at 19 July 2011 20.07.2011
Lords Marshalled in List of Amendments to be moved Grand Committee as at 18 July 2011 19.07.2011
Lords Revised Seventh Marshalled List of Amendments to be Moved in Grand Committee as at 15.7.2011 18.07.2011
Lords Seventh Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 14 July 2011 15.07.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee (Supplementary to the Sixth Marshalled List) as at 13 July 2011 14.07.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee (Supplementary to the Sixth Marshalled List) as at 12 July 2011 13.07.2011
Lords Sixth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 11 July 2011 12.07.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee (Supplementary to the Fifth Marshalled List) as at 8 July 2011 11.07.2011
Lords Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 7 July 2011 08.07.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee (Supplementary to the Revised Fourth Marshalled List) as at 6 July 2011 07.07.2011
Lords Revised Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 5 July 2011 06.07.2011
Lords Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 4 July 2011 05.07.2011
Lords Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee (Supplementary to the Third Marshalled List) as at 1 July 2011 04.07.2011
Lords Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 30 June 2011 01.07.2011
Lords Revised Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 29 June 2011 30.06.2011
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 28 June 2011 29.06.2011
Lords Supplementary to the Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 27 June 2011 28.06.2011
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 24 June 2011 27.06.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 23 June 2011 24.06.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 22 June 2011 23.06.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 21 June 2011 22.06.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 20 June 2011 21.06.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 17 June 2011 20.06.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 16 June 2011 17.06.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 15 June 2011 16.06.2011
Commons Consideration of Bill as at 11 May 2011 11.05.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given up to and including 9 May 2011 10.05.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 6 May 2011 09.05.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 5 May 2011 06.05.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 4 May 2011 05.05.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 3 May 2011 04.05.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 5 April 2011 06.04.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 5 April 2011 05.04.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 1 April 2011 04.04.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 31 March 2011 01.04.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 31 March 2011 31.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 29 March 2011 29.03.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 24 March 2011 25.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 24 March 2011 24.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 22 March 2011 22.03.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 17 March 2011 18.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 17 March 2011 17.03.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 15 March 2011 16.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 15 March 2011 15.03.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 10 March 2011 11.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 10 March 2011 10.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 8 March 2011 08.03.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 3 March 2011 04.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 3 March 2011 03.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 1 March 2011 01.03.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given up to and including 25 February 2011 28.02.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 24 February 2011 25.02.2011

Selection of amendments: Commons

In the House of Commons, amendments are grouped together so that amendments relating to a particular topic or issue are discussed together.

House Selection of amendments: Commons Date
Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments (PDF, 95KB) 14.11.2011
Commons Consideration on Report (PDF, 88KB) 11.05.2011
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 9 (PDF, 89KB) 04.04.2011
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 8 (PDF, 90KB) 31.03.2011
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 7 (PDF, 87KB) 29.03.2011
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 6 (PDF, 86KB) 23.03.2011
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 5 (PDF, 87KB) 21.03.2011
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 4 (PDF, 87KB) 17.03.2011
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 3 (PDF, 66KB) 14.03.2011
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 2 (PDF, 66KB) 09.03.2011
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 1 (PDF, 65KB) 08.03.2011

Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons

Details of the Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings in the House of Commons. The documents contain the text of amendments considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.

House Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Date
Commons Proceedings on Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 14 November 2011 | PDF version 15.11.2011
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 11 May 2011 | PDF version, 147KB 12.05.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 5 April 2011 06.04.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 31 March 2011 01.04.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 29 March 2011 30.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 24 March 2011 25.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 22 March 2011 23.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 17 March 2011 18.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 15 March 2011 16.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 10 March 2011 11.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 8 March 2011 09.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 3 March 2011 04.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 1 March 2011 03.03.2011

Briefing papers

House of Commons Library and House of Lords Library briefing papers aim to be politically impartial, containing factual information as well as a range of opinions on each subject. Briefing papers on Bills are produced before Second Reading and, in the Commons, after Committee Stage.

House Briefing papers Date
Commons Briefing Paper on school-related Lords Amendments 11.11.2011
Lords Library Note 2011/020 (PDF, 303KB) 09.06.2011
Commons Research Paper on the Education Bill: Committee Stage Report 05.05.2011
Commons Research Paper on the Education Bill 03.02.2011

Select Committee reports

The following select committee reports have been identified as relevant to the debate on the Bill.

House Select Committee report Date
Commons First Report from the Education Committee, Session 2010-11, Behaviour and Discipline in Schools, HC 516-I | PDF version, 417KB 07.02.2011
Commons Uncorrected transcript of evidence taken before the Committee on 2 February 2011, on the Annual Report of the Chief Schools Adjudicator 2010, HC 782-i, Session 2010-11 07.02.2011

Press notices

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

House Press notices Date
Commons Commons news: Education Bill Committee announce programme 01.03.2011
Commons Commons news: Second reading of Education Bill, have your say 09.02.2011

Written evidence

Written submissions from outside bodies and individuals are circulated to MPs appointed to examine the Bill during committee stage in a Public Bill Committee. The following written submissions were sent to this committee.

House Written evidence Date
Commons Written Evidence (consolidated pdf version) (PDF, 2MB) 12.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Essex County Council 07.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by SCORE 06.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Anne M Chew 06.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Calderdale Council’s Children and Young People Scrutiny Panel 06.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Independent Schools Council (ISC) 06.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Stonewall 06.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by The Education Law Practitioners’ Group 06.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Department for Education [clause 8 and 9] 06.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Office of the Children’s Commissioner 06.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Vernon Riley 06.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by CASE (Campaign for State Education) 06.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Open University 06.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Advisory Centre for Education (ACE) 06.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Maidstone Grammar School for Girls 05.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from the Department for Education and Department for Business, Innovation and Skills [clause 66] 05.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from CASCAiD Ltd 05.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from the Department for Education and Department for Business, Innovation and Skills [clause 65] 05.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Abbey Hill Primary and Nursery 05.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Sarah and Ian Maynard Smith 05.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from the National Bureau for Students with Disabilities 05.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from the Association of National Association of Hospital and Home Teaching (NAHHT) 05.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from the Association of National Specialist Colleges (Natspec) 05.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills [clause 70 and 71]) 05.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from the Department for Education [clause 51 (1D) and 52] 05.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from the Department for Education [clause 52] 05.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from the Department for Education [clause 58] 05.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from the British Humanist Association (BHA) 05.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from the Department for Education 04.04.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Administrative Justice and Tribunals Council (AJTC) 30.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Resuscitation Council (UK) 30.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from West Sussex County Council Admissions Forum 30.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Department for Education [clause 39] (PDF, 90KB) 30.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Department for Education [clause 41] (PDF, 81KB) 30.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Department for Education [clause 42] 30.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Southampton Admission Forum 30.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Richard Harris 30.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Department for Business, Innovation and Skills [clause 48] 30.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Westminster City Council 24.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from the Holy Family Catholic High School 24.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from John Sayer 24.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA) 24.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Department for Education (additonal) 24.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Children's Rights Director for England 24.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Alder Grange Community and Technology School and AG6 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Rosley C of E School 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from The Priory City of Lincoln Academy 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from St Anthony’s Girls School 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from St Aidan’s CE School 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Parish CE School 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from St Matthew’s C of E Primary School 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Cotelands PRU 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Sheringham Woodfields School 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Novas Scarman (PDF, 106KB) 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Boarding Schools’ Association (BSA) 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from State Boarding Schools’ Association (SBSA) 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from National Secular Society - supplementary 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Department for Education - additional 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Birmingham City Council’s Children and Education O&S Committee 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Duchess’s Community High School 23.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from John Burn OBE 18.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Walkden High School 18.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Institute of Career Guidance (ICG) 18.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Severnbanks School, Lydney, Glos 18.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from West London Academy 18.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Department for Education 18.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Ofqual 18.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Catcote School 16.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Pinderfields Hospital School 16.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from British Heart Foundation (BHF) 16.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Brownlow School 16.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Cathedral School 16.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Michael Ward 11.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from The Board of Deputies of British Jews 11.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Million+ 11.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Million+ (additional memorandum) 11.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Comprehensive Future 11.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Unison 11.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Oxfordshire Governors’ Association 11.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Beth Worrall and Adrian Skilbeck 11.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Runnymede Trust 09.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Archbishop Ilsley Catholic Technology College 09.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Newspaper Society (NS) 09.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Holy Name Catholic Primary School 09.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Professor Steve Smith 09.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Hillcrest School and Community College 09.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Department for Education 09.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Association of Educational Psychologists (AEP) 09.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Department for Education 09.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from the National Secular Society 09.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from London School of Islamics 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from City of York Council Labour Group 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from The Adolescent and Children’s Trust (TACT) 03.03.2011
Commons Memorandum in Chief (AM) from Association of Directors of Children’s Services 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from General Teaching Council for England (GTCE) 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Pearson 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Ambitious about Autism and Autism Alliance UK 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Marika Sherwood 03.03.2011
Commons Memorandum in Chief (AM) from the Association of Learning Providers (ALP) 03.03.2011
Commons Memorandum in Chief (AM) from the Association of Colleges (AoC) 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Anne Joel 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Cambridge Assessment 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from The Edge Foundation 03.03.2011
Commons Memorandum in Chief (AM) from The Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL) 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Professor Nicholas Barr 03.03.2011
Commons Memorandum in Chief (AM) from Sir Alan Steer 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from The National Association of Independent Schools and Non-Maintained Special Schools (NASS) 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Professor Lori Beckett 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Children’s Rights Alliance for England (CRAE) 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Participation Works Partnership 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Save the Children 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Fran Bostyn, Ros Doyle, Julie Fearn, Karen Griffiths, Sue James, Ann Joel and Janis Wilson 03.03.2011
Commons Memorandum in Chief (AM) from NASUWT 03.03.2011
Commons Memorandum in Chief (AM) from National Union of Teachers (NUT) 03.03.2011
Commons Memorandum in Chief (AM) from Local Government Association (LGA) 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Mencap 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from NSPCC 03.03.2011
Commons Memorandum in Chief (PM) from National Union of Students (NUS) 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Alliance for Inclusive Education (ALLFIE) 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Brian Lawler 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Catholic Education Service for England and Wales (CESEW) 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Campaign for Science & Engineering (CaSE) 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Accord Coalition 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Careers England 03.03.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum from Professor Margaret Maden and Dr Eric Wood 03.03.2011

Impact Assessments

List of related Impact Assessments

House Impact Assessments Date
Equalities Impact Assessment (PDF, 75KB) 09.03.2011
Overarching Impact Assessment (PDF) 10.01.2011

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