Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Department for Communities and
Local Government, the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, the
Department of Energy and Climate Change, the Department for Environment, Food
and Rural Affairs, the Department for Transport and the Department for Culture
Media and Sport are published separately as Bill 75—EN.
EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS
Secretary Eric Pickles has made the following statement under section 19(1)(a) of the
Human Rights Act 1998:
In my view the provisions of the
Growth and Infrastructure Bill
are compatible with
the Convention rights.
Promoting growth and facilitating provision of infrastructure, and related matters
Other infrastructure provisions