§ 38. Mr. SHEPHERD
asked the President of the Board of Education which education authorities have raised the school leaving age with maintenance grants; what is the amount of the grant; and under what conditions is it made?
§ The PRESIDENT of the BOARD of EDUCATION (Lord Eustace Percy)
Of the four local authorities which have raised the age of compulsory attendance to 15, Carnarvonshire have adopted a scheme of maintenance allowances, the amount of the allowances being 3s. a child per week. The conditions under which allowances are given conform to those laid down in the Board's Regulations.