Terrorist Offenders (Restriction of Early Release) Bill

Explanatory Notes

What these notes do 

These Explanatory Notes relate to the Terrorist Offenders (Restriction of Early Release) Bill as introduced in the House of Commons on 11 February 2020 (Bill 88).

These Explanatory Notes have been produced by the Ministry of Justice in order to assist the reader of the Bill. They do not form part of the Bill and have not been endorsed by Parliament.

· These Explanatory Notes explain what each part of the Bill will mean in practice; provide background information on the development of policy; and provide additional information on how the Bill will affect existing legislation in this area.

· These Explanatory Notes might best be read alongside the Bill. They are not, and are not intended to be, a comprehensive description of the Bill.


Prepared 10th February 2020