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Can you name the reforms of Disraeli's Second Ministry?

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What did it do?Reform and yearAchievements
allowed local authorities to repossess slums deemed 'unhealthy' and replace with planned housing
system of powers and checks on sewage, draining, public lavatories & cellars
prevented adulteration of food & controls on preparation.
limited discharge of toxic chemicals into rivers
reduced workday to 10 hours and week to 56 hours / no children under 14 allowed to work
made school mandatory by instating School Attendance Committees
made distinction between factories and workshops
allowed for peaceful picketing for trade unions
clear definition of rights and responsibilities of trade unions
employers and workmen would be tried equally for same offence
gave displaced tenants compensation

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Created May 19, 2010ReportNominate
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