Local Government Act establishes county councils in Britain (28 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

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.

Citation:
Editors. "Local Government Act establishes county councils in Britain". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18997, accessed 09 December 2016.]