Access to Medical Treatments (Innovation) Bill

Explanatory Notes

Compatibility with the European Convention on Human Rights

36 This is a Private Member’s Bill and the Government is not required to give a statement of compatibility with the Human Rights Act 1998 in accordance with section 19(1)(a) of that Act.

37 The Department of Health has, nevertheless, considered the question of compatibility and has concluded that the Bill is compatible with the European Convention on Human Rights.

Prepared 12th October 2015