§ Lord Laird
asked Her Majesty's Government:
Whether they will ensure that the Northern Ireland Department of Education's proposals on the admission criteria for post-primary school places will not be made during December in view of the Christmas holiday. [HL4946]
§ Baroness Amos
In taking forward the consultation on admissions criteria for post-primary schools, the Department of Education in Northern Ireland will take full account of the Christmas holiday period.