Committee Stage of The Education Bill

The Education Bill was introduced into the Assembly on 2 October 2012.

The Bill completed its Second Stage on 15 October 2012. The Committee Stage of the Bill is underway.

In order to inform the Committee Stage of the Bill, the Committee for Education welcomed your views/comments on the contents of the Bill.

The closing date for written submissions was Friday 16 November 2012. You can view the submissions that were received here.

You can also read the 'Delegated Powers Memorandum' which explains the purpose of the delegated powers taken; describes why the matter is to be left to delegated legislation; and explains the procedure selected for each power and why it has been chosen.

If you have any queries or require any further information please contact the Committee Office on 028 9052 1974 or by email at

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