Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Cabinet Office, are published
separately as HL Bill 33—EN.
EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS
Lord Wallace of Saltaire has made the following statement under section 19(1)(a) of
the Human Rights Act 1998:
In my view the provisions of the Electoral Registration and Administration Bill are
compatible with the Convention rights.
Individual electoral registration in Great Britain
Administration and conduct of elections etc