Human Rights Act 1998

See The ECHR and mental health law.

Act's introductory text

An Act to give further effect to rights and freedoms guaranteed under the European Convention on Human Rights; to make provision with respect to holders of certain judicial offices who become judges of the European Court of Human Rights; and for connected purposes.

External links

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SLD (updated)

OPSI (original)