HC Deb 08 May 1935 vol 301 c973W

asked the Minister of Health whether the order for the removal to hospital of the cattleman at Iver Heath was obtained by the medical officer of health from magistrates sitting in public or privately from one magistrate?


I understand that this order was issued by a single justice.

Geographical County. Number of persons in receipt of poor relief (including rate-aided patients in mental hospitals). Expenditure on out-relief in money and kind to persons in receipt of domiciliary relief.
In the union County* on 1st Jan., 1921. In the geographical County on 1st Jan., 1935. In the union County* during 1920–21. In the geographical County during 1934–35.
£ £
Glamorganshire 32,659 96,806 646,279 1,148,896
Monmouthshire 9,376 26,177 160,827 301,403
Carmarthenshire 3,390 6,646 54,358 88,457
*The union County consisted of the former poor law unions wholly or mainly in the geographical County. The union County and the geographical County were not quite coterminous.