and Religious Hatred Bill
Explanatory notes to the Bill,
prepared by the Home Office, are published separately
as HL Bill 15—EN.
EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN
The Baroness Scotland of Asthal
has made the following statement under section
19(1)(a) of the Human Rights Act
In my view the provisions of the
Racial and Religious Hatred Bill are compatible with
the Convention rights.
[AS AMENDED IN COMMITTEE]
against persons on religious grounds
and religious hatred offences: powers of arrest
title, commencement and extent