National Insurance Contributions (Rate Ceilings) Bill (HL Bill 70)

EXPLANATORY NOTES

Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs, will
be published separately as HL Bill 70—EN.

EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS

Lord O’Neill of Gatley has made the following statement under section 19(1)(a) of the
Human Rights Act 1998:

In my view the provisions of the National Insurance Contributions (Rate Ceilings) Bill
are compatible with the Convention rights.