European Union Referendum Bill (HL Bill 60)

EXPLANATORY NOTES

Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, are
published separately as HL Bill 60—EN.

EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS

Baroness Anelay of St Johns has made the following statement under section 19(1)(a)
of the Human Rights Act 1998:

In my view the provisions of the European Union Referendum Bill are compatible
with the Convention rights.