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European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill


 

European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill

 
 

EXPLANATORY NOTES

Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Department for Constitutional Affairs,

are published separately as HL Bill 14—EN.

EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS

The Lord Falconer of Thoroton has made the following statement under section

19(1)(a) of the Human Rights Act 1998:

In my view the provisions of the European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots)

Bill are compatible with the Convention rights.

 
HL Bill 1453/3
 
 

 

European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill

 

 
 

Contents

Piloting

1   

Piloting conduct at European and local elections

2   

Pilot order

3   

Pilot schemes under the 2000 Act

Reports

4   

Electoral Commission report

5   

Revision of procedures in light of report

Offences

6   

Personation: arrestable offence

7   

Time limit for prosecution of offences

Other elections, etc

8   

Other elections, etc

General

9   

Interpretation

10   

Orders

11   

Expenditure

12   

Extent

13   

Short title

Schedule    —   

Other elections, etc

 
HL Bill 1453/3
 
 

 
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