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|German to English translations [PRO]|
Social Sciences - Government / Politics
|German term or phrase: Magistratsbedienstete|
|Keinerlei Aufstiegschancen,da sämtliche Magistratsbedienstete im Rahmen der sog. "Sonderaktion" aufgenommen wurden.|
|local government officers|
According to Dietl/Lorenz a Magistrat is a municipal corporation with a type of local government constitution providing for a clear division of functions between the Gemeindevertretung and the Magistrat.
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Magistrate is an absolutely valid term. Since only the person bestowed with the office is called officer, which in this case would be the town/city/county magistrate, everybody in his office is except for his vice is an employee, as in federal employees, government employees etc.
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city council (borough council) members
Deutsches Rechtslexikon, Beck Verlag:
Der Magistrat ist der Gemeindevorstand in den Laendern , deren Gemeindeverfassungen man als Magistratsverfassung bezeichnet. . . .Der Magistrat setzt sich aus dem Buergermeister u. mehreren Beigeordneten zusammen. Diese . . . tragen den Titel Stadtrat. .. Der Buergermeister ist Vorsitzender im Magistrat.
This tightens up the definition a bit.
My three volume lexicon consisting of almost 5000 pages is very comprehensive.
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