Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Treasury, are published separately as
HL Bill 23—EN.
EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS
Lord Sassoon has made the following statement under section 19(1)(a) of the Human
Rights Act 1998:
In my view the provisions of the Budget Responsibility and National Audit Bill [HL]
are compatible with the Convention rights.
Comptroller and Auditor General
National Audit Office
Miscellaneous and supplementary
Auditor General for Wales