HC Deb 28 October 1919 vol 120 c492W

asked the President of the Board of Education whether he is in a position to give any indication of the date on which the provisions of Section 13, Sub-section (1), paragraphs (i.) and (ii.) will be brought into operation?


During the discussion of the Education Bill in this House on 16th July last year I stated that the provisions of Sections 10–14 of the Bill would not come into operation until the end of the War. After careful consideration of the question, I am proposing to fix 1st April, 1920, as the appointed day for the purposes of paragraphs (i.) and (ii.) of Subsection (1) of Section 13 of the Act.

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