Healthcare (International Arrangements) Bill (HC Bill 279)

EXPLANATORY NOTES

Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Department of Health and Social Care,
are published separately as Bill 279—EN.

EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS

Secretary Matt Hancock has made the following statement under section 19(1)(a) of
the Human Rights Act 1998:

In my view the provisions of the Healthcare (International Arrangements) Bill are
compatible with the Convention rights.