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EDUCATION ACT 1990 - SECT 26
Certificate of exemption from attending particular classes
26 Certificate of exemption from attending particular classes
(1) The parent of a child enrolled at a government school may give the
Secretary written notice that the parent conscientiously objects on religious
grounds to the child being taught a particular part of a course of study.
The Secretary may accept any such objection and grant a certificate exempting
the child from attending classes relating to the part of the course concerned
if satisfied that the objection is conscientiously held on religious grounds.
(3) A certificate of exemption under this section may be given subject to
(4) A certificate of exemption under this section may be
cancelled by the Secretary.
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