London Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (Amendment) Bill (HC Bill 165)

EXPLANATORY NOTES

Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Department for Culture, Media and

Sport and the Department for Transport, are published separately as Bill 165—EN.

EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS

Secretary Jeremy Hunt has made the following statement under section 19(1)(a) of the

Human Rights Act 1998:

In my view the provisions of the London Olympic Games and Paralympic Games

(Amendment) Bill are compatible with the Convention rights.