Section 99 – Promotion of educational achievement of children looked after by local authorities


This section, which applies only in England, came into force on 13 May 2014. The official explanatory notes to this act describe this section as follows: “Section 22 of the Children Act 1989 places a general duty on local authorities to safeguard and promote the welfare of the children they look after. Section 22(3A) places […]

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