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3 P-05-757 Remove the Obligation on Schools to Hold Acts of Religious Worship
The Committee considered correspondence from the Cabinet Secretary for Education and agreed to await an update from the Cabinet Secretary following her consideration of the issues raised by this petition and P-05-765 Keeping Current Guidelines for Religious Assemblies.
2 P-05-757 Remove the Obligation on Schools to Hold Acts of Religious Worship
The Committee considered the petition for the first time and agreed to:
· Consider it alongside P-05-765 Keeping Current Guidelines for Religious Assemblies in future; and
· Write to the Cabinet Secretary for Education to ask whether the Welsh Government will consider reviewing the current law and guidelines surrounding collective worship, and if any consideration has been given to the compatibility of the current requirements with human rights law.