Irish Republic

Poblacht na h’Éireann
  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


On 18 April, 1949, the Republic of Ireland Act, passed in Nov., 1948, came into operation. The Irish Republic is a sovereign independent state outside the British Commonwealth. The parliament of the Republic exercises jurisdiction in 26 of the 32 Irish counties.


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