Catalogue description Education Department and successors: Precedent Books

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Reference: ED 127
Title: Education Department and successors: Precedent Books

Education Department and successors precedent and noting books giving briefly official decisions on problems arising from the application of Education Acts and Codes.

The notations, although brief, indicate the official decisions given on the individual problems which arose from the application of certain Education acts and codes i.e. the Education Act, 1870 - as amended; the Voluntary Schools Act, 1897; the Education Act, 1902; the Education (London) Act, 1903; the Education (Administrative Provisions) Act, 1907 and 1911; the Education Act, 1921; the Education Codes 1900 to 1919 and 1926.

Some of the volumes relate to miscellaneous matters.

Date: 1897-1945
Related material:

The original papers, if preserved, might be contained in one of the series relating to individual schools or local education authority general files although as the system of registration has changed over the years, the references shown against the cases will prove of little use in tracing the actual papers.

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English

Board of Education, 1899-1944

Education Department, 1856-1899

Ministry of Education, 1944-1964

Physical description: 41 volume(s)
Selection and destruction information: This series of precedent and noting books are incomplete.

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