This division was performed remotely.
Lord Blunkett moved amendment 15A, as an amendment to the motion that this House do agree with the Commons in their Amendment 15, at end to insert “and do propose Amendment 15B instead of the words so left out of the Bill—
15B Page 10, line 37, at end insert—
“(3) Subsection (2) does not apply to the withdrawal of level three courses—
(a) for the period of three academic years beginning with the first such year which starts after the day on which this Act is passed; and
(b) for the fourth such year, unless the Institute has undertaken public consultation and secured consent of the relevant employer representative bodies, as defined in the Skills and Post-16 Education Act 2022, together with appropriate quality assurance.””