National Insurance Contributions (Rate Ceilings) Bill (HC Bill 54)

EXPLANATORY NOTES

Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs, are
published separately as Bill 54—EN.

EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS

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

In my view the provisions of the National Insurance Contributions (Rate Ceilings) Bill
are compatible with the Convention rights.