Introduced on March 23, the bill makes amendments across a range of matters in the Education and Training Act 2020 to give effect to new policy decisions and to make other minor and technical changes. This included new rules about board ineligibility, wananga and Kura Kaupapa Māori. First reading on March 29 with National and Act opposed. Referred to the education and workforce committee. Reported back on July 24 with a number of amendments. Second reading on Aug 2 with National and Act opposed. Committee stage and third reading completed on Aug 15 with National and Act opposed.