Record

CodeNA9951
JurisdictionDistrict Committees
Person NameDistrict Committees; Berwickshire County Council
ActivityDistrict committees in Scotland were formed under the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1889 (52 & 53 Vict., c.50). They were composed of county councillors from the area together with one representative from each parochial board (later parish council) and one from each burgh, and were responsible for roads and for public health administration outwith burghs. They were abolished by the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1929 (19 & 20 Geo. V, c.25).
Corporate NameBerwickshire County Council
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