Ministerial and other Maternity Allowances Bill (HL Bill 172)

EXPLANATORY NOTES

Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Cabinet Office, have been ordered to be
published as HL Bill 172—EN.

EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS

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

In my view the provisions of the Ministerial and other Maternity Allowances Bill are
compatible with the Convention rights.