Prisons (Substance Testing) Bill

Explanatory Notes

Territorial extent and application

15. Clause 3(3) sets out the extent of the provisions in the Bill. The provisions of the Bill extend to England and Wales only.

16. The provisions of Standing Orders Nos. 83J to 83X do not apply to Private Members’ Bills.

17. See Annex A for a summary of the position regarding territorial extent and application in the United Kingdom.


Prepared 28th June 2018