JCHR Press Notice No. 4

Session 2002-03  No. 4

Forthcoming Publication

Scrutiny of Bills: Further Progress Report

The Fourth Report from the Joint Committee on Human Rights, Scrutiny of Bills: Further Progress Report, will be published on Monday 10 February 2003, at 10.00 am, as House of Lords Paper 50/House of Commons Paper 397, of Session 2002-03.  This Report draws special attention to the following Bills:

the Licensing Bill

the Courts Bill

the Communications Bill

the Hereford Markets Bill

the Nottingham City Council Bill

The Report also lists those Bills which the Committee considers do not raise any significant human rights issues.

The Report is part of the ongoing series of reports from the Committee which examines all Bills introduced to Parliament in respect of their compliance with Convention rights and other human rights instruments.