HC Deb 07 June 1888 vol 326 cc1387-8
MR. HOBHOUSE (Somerset, E.)

asked the President of the Local Government Board, If the Local Government Board have, by Circular or otherwise, directed the attention of the Boards of Guardians to the clause of the County Electors Act empowering them to appoint registration officers for country parishes; and, if not, whether they will do so without further delay?

THE PRESIDENT (Mr. RITCHIE) (Tower Hamlets, St. George's)

The Board, on the 29th of last month, addressed a Circular Letter to Boards of Guardians drawing their attention to the clause in the County Electors Act with regard to the appointment of registration officers.