Secure Tenancies (Victims of Domestic Abuse) Bill [HL]

Explanatory Notes

Compatibility with the European Convention on Human Rights

14 Section 19 of the Human Rights Act 1998 requires the Minister in charge of a Bill in either House of Parliament to make a statement about the compatibility of the provisions of the Bill with the Convention rights (as defined in section 1 of the Act).

15 In the opinion of the Minister for Faith (Lords), Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth, the provisions of the Bill are compatible with the Convention rights and he has made a statement to that effect.


Prepared 19th December 2017