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Welfare Services Act, (Northern Ireland), 1949
 — [1949. Ch 1)
PublisherHMSO, London, 1949
KeywordsSocial welfare ; Statutes ; Northern Ireland.
AnnotationThis Northern Ireland Act substitutes the previous poor law relating to workhouse accommodation and relief provisions, requiring welfare authorities to provide residential and other accommodation for those in need; and to dispose of workhouse property. It also makes further provision for the welfare of handicapped, sick and aged persons; makes provision respecting the burial or cremation of certain deceased persons, and amends certain enactments relating to poor law.
Accession NumberCPA-930827134
ClassmarkTY: 6P: 9Y *

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