Wild Animals in Circuses (No. 2) Bill (HC Bill 385)

EXPLANATORY NOTES

Explanatory notes to the Bill prepared by the Department for Environment, Food and
Rural Affairs are published separately as Bill 385—EN.

EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS

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

In my view the provisions of the Wild Animals in Circuses (No. 2) Bill are compatible
with the Convention rights.