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Mental Deficiency Act, 1913 (Provisional Regulations)

copy of provisional regulations made by the Secretary of State for the Home Department in pursuance of the Mental Deficiency Act, 1913 : (presented pursuant to Act 3 & 4 Geo. V., c. 28, s. 68)

by Royal College of Surgeons of England

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Published by Printed under the authority of H.M.S.O. by Darling and Son in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education of Mentally Retarded, legislation & jurisprudence

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination66 p. ;
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26258746M

    Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by page. Get this from a library! A guide to the Mental Deficiency Act, containing a legal and general exposition of the act, with suggestions to local authorities, managers and others for the organization and administration of the work dealing with the mental defective. [John Wormald; Samuel Wormald; Great Britain.] -- A guide to the Mental Deficiency Act of , containing a legal and general.

    The Mental Deficiency Act, (3 & 4 Geo. 5. c. ) Enactment amended and subject matter thereof. Amendment. Section one, subsection (1), paragraph (c). for the purposes of section fifty-seven of the Education Act, , incapable of receiving education at school. Can we talk about the Mental Deficiency Act and the people who supported it as other than eugenic sympathisers whose main purpose was to segregate people with mental disabilities? Because of improvements in our current understanding of mental health we now seem to consider those who got involved in the past (including Ida Darwin) as doing.

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: A guide to the Mental Deficiency Act, containing a legal and general exposition of the act, with suggestions to local authorities, managers and the work dealing with the mental defective. (): John Wormald: Books. The report of the Royal Commission, published in as the Radnor Report, was in turn the main influence on the Mental Deficiency Act, which was the first legislation by the British government specifically related to services for people with learning disabilities.

The Mental Deficiency Act Mental defectives were created by the Mental Deficiency Act of and abolished by the Mental Health Act of Mental Deficiency Act were divided into three different categories: the “imbeciles” and “idiots” who would nowadays be considered to have a learning disability and the more nebulous group of “feeble-minded”.

The Mental Deficiency Act was adminis- tered by a special Asylums and Mental Deficiency Committee of the County Council, on which were representatives of the Education Committee.

To act in co-ordination with the school service, the school medical officer, who was also medical officer of health for the county, was given charge of the medical Cited by: 1. The Royal Western Counties Institution at Starcross, near Exeter, Devon, is used as a case study to draw attention to a serious conflict between new priorities for mental deficiency work following the Mental Deficiency Act and older traditions at one of the original five English voluntary idiot asylums.

The Mental Deficiency Act, together with the regulations and rules made under the provisions of that Act, the departmental circulars, the Elementary (Defectice and Epileptic Children) Acts, andand, introduction and annotations Author.

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Full text of "Mental Deficiency Act, (Provisional Regulations): copy of provisional regulations, dated 20th March,made by the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with the concurrence of the Lord Chancellor, in pursuance of sect proviso (iii), of the Mental Deficiency Act, (presented pursuant to Act 3 & 4 Geo.

V., c. 28, s. The Mental Deficiency Act was an act of Parliament of the United Kingdom which made provisions for the institutional treatment of people deemed to be "feeble-minded" and "moral defectives". [1] " It proposed an institutional separation so that mental defectives should be taken out of Poor Law institutions and prisons into newly established colonies.".

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Advanced. Public Health. Vol October –SeptemberPages The local administration of the Mental Deficiency Act, * Author links open overlay panel M.D., D.P.H. Frank Robinson (Medical. Mental Deficiency and Lunacy (Scotland) Act, (3 & 4 Geo.

V., cap. 38): regulations. Mental Deficiency Act Last updated Septem The Mental Deficiency Act was an act of the United Kingdom which made provisions for the institutional treatment of people deemed to be "feeble-minded" and "moral defectives". [1] " It proposed an institutional separation so that mental defectives should be taken out of Poor Law institutions and prisons into newly established.

Eugenics also found a place in education policy. Following the passing of the Mental Deficiency Act inthe London County Council hired a child psychologist and eugenicist called Cyril Burt to implement the new legislation and, among other things, devise a test. : The Mental Deficiency and Lunacy (Scotland) Act, (3 & 4 Geo.

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