Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill [HL]

Explanatory Notes

Compatibility with the European Convention on Human Rights

185 Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon, Minister of State for the Commonwealth and the UN, has made the following statement under section 19(1)(a) of the Human Rights Act 1998:

"In my view, the provisions of the Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill are compatible with the Convention rights."

186 The government will publish a separate memorandum with its assessment of compatibility of the Bill’s provisions with the Convention rights.


Prepared 18th October 2017