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The Education Ministry plans to toughen a local administrative law on education to enable it to transfer teachers deemed incompetent to clerical posts within prefectural boards of education, ministry sources said Monday.

The ministry plans to submit a bill on the amendment during the next regular Diet session, to be convened in January, according to the sources.

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