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Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019 View PDF version
Johann Lamont (Glasgow) (Lab)

I will return briefly to the points that Iain Gray raised. Has the Government done an equality impact assessment on a decision that might mean that some young peo...

Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019 View PDF version
Johann Lamont

I understand that. I am asking why the local authority should make the decision.

Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019 View PDF version
Johann Lamont

Why will you not give families certainty? Have you done an equality impact assessment? How many young people might be affected? Why are you choosing to give discr...

Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019 View PDF version
Johann Lamont

Why not provide certainty? We might as well ask why a local authority would provide only 600 hours of funded care when it could provide 1,140 hours. Everybody welcomes the certainty that you...

Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019 View PDF version
Johann Lamont

Is it reasonable for families to expect more than your confidence? Should they not expect the same entitlement as other young people receive?

Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019 View PDF version
Johann Lamont

What do you mean by “flexibility”? What is there the flexibility to do?

Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019 View PDF version
Johann Lamont

I did not use the word, “routinely”.

Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019 View PDF version
Johann Lamont

Would you be willing to do an analysis of how many young people are involved, how many defer and, of them, how many then get support for early years? Would you be willing to do some sort of ...

Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019 View PDF version
Johann Lamont

Would you be willing to do an equality impact assessment in those cases in which everyone is in agreement that the child should defer but a decision is made to send them to school anyway?

Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019 View PDF version
Johann Lamont

Will you report back to the committee on that?

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