House of Commons Commission Bill (HC Bill 169)

EXPLANATORY NOTES

Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Cabinet Office, are published
separately as Bill 169-EN.

EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS

Mr William Hague has made the following statement under section 19(1)(a) of the
Human Rights Act 1998:

In my view the provisions of the House of Commons Commission Bill are compatible
with the Convention rights.