Northern Ireland (Regional Rates and Energy) (No. 2) Bill (HL Bill 165)

EXPLANATORY NOTES

Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Northern Ireland Office, will be published separately as HL Bill 165–EN.

EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS

Lord Duncan of Springbank has made the following statement under section 19(1)(a) of the Human Rights Act 1998:

In my view the provisions of the Northern Ireland (Regional Rates and Energy) (No. 2) Bill are compatible with the Convention rights.