JOINT

Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009

In its Fourteenth Report of Session 2008-09 on the Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Bill, the Joint Committee welcomed the introduction of an obligation to record and report the use of force against children in schools as a human rights enhancing measure. This provision was scheduled to come into force on 1 September 2010. The commencement date for this obligation was amended by the Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009 (Commencement No. 2 (Amendment) and Transitional Provision) Order 2010 which was made on 26 July 2010.