Recommendations of the Report and the 1834 Ammendment Act

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RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE REPORT:

  • the report was published in 1834
  • the first half gave details on corrupt administration and demoralised paupers
  • whereas the second half gave recommendations
  • commissioners recommended a radical change aimed to save money and efficiency;
    - separate workhouses for old, infirm, children, able-bodided men and women
    - parishes would group into Poor Law unions and provide these workhouses

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