Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill

Explanatory Notes


226 Clause 25(1) provides for clause 19 (terrorism reinsurance) and the general provisions in clauses 21(2) to (7), 24, 25 and 26 of the Bill (consequential amendments, extent, commencement and short title) to come into force on Royal Assent.

227 Clause 25(3) provides for the following provisions to come into force two months after Royal Assent:

Clauses 1 to 5 (terrorist offences);

Clauses 6 to 13 and Schedule 1 (punishment and management of terrorist offenders);

Clause 14 (traffic regulation);

Clause 18 (persons vulnerable to being drawn into terrorism);

Clauses 22 and 23 and Parts 1, 2 and 4 of Schedule 4 (transitional provisions and minor and consequential amendments).

228 The remaining provisions will be brought into force by commencement regulations made by the Secretary of State (clause 25(2)).


Prepared 5th June 2018