HL Deb 19 March 1970 vol 308 c1322

7.24 p.m.


My Lords, I beg leave to introduce a Bill to make provision, as respects England and Wales, for discontinuing the classification of handicapped children as unsuitable for education at school, and for supplementing awards under Section 1 and restricting awards under Section 2 of the Education Act 1962, and for purposes connected therewith. I beg to move that this Bill be now read a first time.

Moved, That the Bill be now read 1a,— (Baroness Phillips.)

On Question, Bill read 1a, and to be printed.