Poor Law Commission and successors: Legal Department and successors: Orders

HLG 26
Poor Law Commission and successors: Legal Department and successors: Orders

Orders of the Poor Law Commission and Board, and Local Government Board, the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Local Government and Planning, the Ministry of Housing and Local Government and the Department of the Environment relating to various aspects of local administration. These include the regulation of schools, asylums, district auditors, and of the duties and powers of poor law unions and local authorities generally.

Related Material:
Sealed plans relating to sealed orders are to be found in HLG 23
Registers and indexes to orders issued up to 1952 are in HLG 66
There are additional miscellaneous sealed plans in HLG 111
Held by:
The National Archives, Kew
Legal status:
Public Record
Department of the Environment, 1970-1997
Local Government Board, 1871-1919
Ministry of Housing and Local Government, 1951-1970
Physical description:
1138 volume(s)
Access conditions:

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