This is a revised version to correct an error in paragraph 33

Private International Law (Implementation of Agreements) Bill [HL]

Explanatory Notes

Compatibility with the European Convention on Human Rights

68 The Government does not consider that the Bill raises any significant issues in relation to the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) and the Advocate General for Scotland and Ministry of Justice Lords spokesperson, Lord Keen of Elie QC, has made a statement under section 19(1)(a) of the Human Rights 1998 that the Bill is compatible with the ECHR.

 

27th February 2020