Last reviewed 9 October 2013

The Government’s Consultation on Draft 0-25 Special Educational Needs (SEN) Code of Practice, Draft Regulations and Transitional Arrangements was published on 4 October 2013.

This is the next stage in the implementation of a new code of practice. Previously, an indicative draft code had been released.

The consultation closes on 9 December 2013.

The Children and Families Bill 2013-14, which includes the proposed special educational needs legislation, is due to be debated by the Lords in the Committee Stage.