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EXPLANATORY NOTES

Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Department of Health, are published
separately as Bill 83-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 Mental Health (Approval Functions) Bill are
compatible with the Convention rights.

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