Abstract: Factors causing the importance of legal education in the activities of the councils of municipalities were discovered; the main features of the concept of legal education (purposeful activity in formation of legal consciousness and legal culture of the population; opposition to legal nihilism; ensuring the process of spiritual formation of the individual) and the functions of the system of legal education were highlighted. Legal education right implied an integral part of the constitutional right to education. The goals, main directions and peculiarities of legal education were discovered as an aspect of the activities of the Council of Municipal formations of the Russian Federation.
G.R. Khabibullina and A.G. Ibragimov, 2015. Issues of Legal Enlightenment in the Activities of the Municipalities Councils of the Russian Federation. Research Journal of Applied Sciences, 10: 835-837.