Business and Planning Bill (HL Bill 119)

EXPLANATORY NOTES

Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Department for Business, Energy and
Industrial Strategy, have been ordered to be published as HL Bill 119—EN.

EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS

Earl Howe has made the following statement under section 19(1)(a) of the Human
Rights Act 1998:

In my view the provisions of the Business and Planning Bill are compatible with the
Convention rights.