HL Deb 13 February 2002 vol 631 c157WA
Lord Laird

asked Her Majesty's Government:

Which Bills they have referred to the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission since 1999; and what has been the comment in each case. [HL2342]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Since 1999, the Government have referred two Bills for comment to the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission. These were the Police (Northern Ireland) Bill and the Terrorism Bill.

The commission has also commented on the following Bills and Acts:

As the responses are detailed and extensive, I have arranged for a copy of each to be placed in the Library. They are also available on the commission's website.