Census (Return Particulars and Removal of Penalties) Bill [HL]

Explanatory Notes

Compatibility with the European Convention on Human Rights

41 The Rt Hon David Lidington, the Minister for the Cabinet Office and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, has made a statement that, in his view, the provisions of this Bill are compatible with the Convention Rights (within the meaning of section 19 of the Human Rights Act 1998). The issues arising in this respect are set out in a separate European Convention on Human Rights Memorandum published alongside these Explanatory Notes.


Prepared 26th June 2019