Local Government Act establishes county councils in Britain

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Historical Context Note

The British Parliament passes a Local Government Act, establishing county councils and borough councils to take over the previous functions of the magistrates of the Quarter Sessions courts.
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Editors. "Local Government Act establishes county councils in Britain". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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