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Northern Ireland (Monitoring Commission etc.) Bill [HL]


 

Northern Ireland (Monitoring Commission etc.) Bill [HL]

 
 

EXPLANATORY NOTES

Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Northern Ireland Office, are

published separately as HL Bill 102—EN.

EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS

The Lord Williams of Mostyn has made the following statement under section

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

In my view the provisions of the Northern Ireland (Monitoring Commission

etc.) Bill [HL] are compatible with the Convention rights.

 
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Northern Ireland (Monitoring Commission etc.) Bill [HL]

 

 
 

Contents

Monitoring Commission

      1        The Monitoring Commission

      2        Commission’s duty to avoid prejudicial effects

      3        Laying of Commission reports before Parliament

Exclusion from Ministerial office

      4        Resolutions about exclusion

      5        Secretary of State’s powers in relation to exclusion

Other provisions

      6        Reduction of remuneration

      7        Reduction of financial assistance

      8        Censure resolutions

General

      9        Secretary of State’s directions: procedure etc

      10        Short title, commencement and repeals

 
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