Cities and Local Government Devolution Bill (HL Bill 1)
Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Department for Communities and
Local Government and the Home Office, are published separately as HL Bill 1—EN.
EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS
Baroness Williams of Trafford has made the following statement under section
19(1)(a) of the Human Rights Act 1998:
In my view the provisions of the Cities and Local Government Devolution Bill [HL]
are compatible with the Convention rights.
Mayoral combined authorities
Combined authorities: additional functions
Combined authorities: other provision
Local authorities: governance and constitution