Human Rights Act will not be repealed before 2015 DPM confirms.

On October 15 2013 at Deputy Prime Minister questions, Valerie Vaz MP asked the Deputy Prime Minister to clarify the conflicting position on the Human Rights Act.

Valerie asked:

“What discussions has the Deputy Prime Minister had with the Justice Secretary about his recent announcement that he is going to repeal the Human Rights Act as early as next year?”

The Deputy Prime Minister replied:

“There will be no repeal of the Human Rights Act during the course of this Parliament under this coalition Government.”