Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Department for Business, Innovation @AMP@amp;
Skills, are published separately as HL Bill 139—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 Sunday Trading (London Olympic Games and
Paralympic Games) Bill [HL] are compatible with the Convention rights.