Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill

Explanatory Notes

Compatibility with the European Convention on Human Rights

248 Baroness Williams of Trafford has made the following statement under section 19(1)(a) of the Human Rights Act 1998:

  "In my view the provisions of the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill are compatible with the Convention rights".

249 The Government has published separate ECHR memoranda with its assessment of the compatibility of the Bill’s provisions with the Convention rights: these memoranda are available on the Government website.


Prepared 12th September 2018