Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure Bill 2022-23


make provision about the security of internet-connectable products and products capable of connecting to such products; to make provision about electronic communications infrastructure; and for connected purposes.

What is this Bill?

The Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure Bill is a Government Bill tabled by a Minister of the Crown.

Is this Bill currently before Parliament?

Yes. This Bill was introduced on 24 November 2021 and is currently before Parliament.

Whose idea is this Bill?

Government Bills implement the legislative agenda of the Government. This agenda, and the Bills that will implement it, are outlined in the Queen's Speech at the Session's State Opening of Parliament.

What type of Bill is this?

Government Bills are technically Presentation Bills, but the Government can use its legislative time to ensure the schedule of debates to scrutinise the Bill.

So is this going to become a law?

Though the Bill can be amended from its original form, the Bill will almost certainly be enacted in law before the end of the Session, or will be carried over to the subsequent Session.

How can I find out exactly what this Bill does?

The most straightforward information is contained in the initial Explanatory Notes for the Bill.

Would you like to know more?

See these Glossary articles for more information: Government Bills, Process of a Bill

Official Bill Page Initial Explanatory Notes Initial Briefing papers Ministerial Extracts from Debates All Bill Debates Debates Contributors

Next Event: Wednesday 25th May 2022 - Report stage (Commons)

Last Event: Wednesday 11th May 2022 - 2nd reading (Commons)

Bill Progession through Parliament

Commons - 60%

Latest Key documents

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

25/05/2022
Report stage (Commons)
25/05/2022
Programme motion
24/05/2022
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 24 May 2022
20/05/2022
Briefing papers
Briefing Paper on the Bill
20/05/2022
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 20 May 2022
19/05/2022
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 19 May 2022
11/05/2022
2nd reading (Commons)
11/05/2022
1st reading (Commons)
11/05/2022
Bill
Bill 003 2022-23 (as introduced)
11/05/2022
Bill
Bill 003 2022-23 (as introduced) - large print
11/05/2022
Explanatory Notes
Bill 003-EN 2022-23
11/05/2022
Explanatory Notes
Bill 003-EN 2022-23 - large print
11/05/2022
Impact Assessments
Re-intro Impact Assessment from Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (Carry Over)
11/05/2022
Impact Assessments
De Minimis Impact Assessment from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (Carry Over)
11/05/2022
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Delegated Powers Memorandum from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (Carry Over)
05/04/2022
Will write letters
Letter from Julia Lopez MP to Chris Elmore MP regarding matters raised during the Bill Committee (fifth sitting morning): cyber security reporting periods and obligations, impact on business regarding disposal of devices, Clause 57.
23/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Dan Patefield, Head of Programme, Cyber and National Security; and Sophie James, Head of Programme, Telecoms and Spectrum Policy, techUK (supplementary submission) (PSTIB17)
23/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Palo Alto Networks (PSTIB18)
23/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by CyberUp Campaign (PSTIB19)
23/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Protect & Connect (supplementary submission) (PSTIB20)
22/03/2022
Bill
Bill 289 2021-22 (as amended in Public Bill Committee)
22/03/2022
Bill
Bill 289 2021-22 (as amended in Public Bill Committee) - large print
22/03/2022
Amendment Paper
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 22 March 2022
22/03/2022
Bill proceedings: Commons
All proceedings up to 22 March 2022 at Public Bill Committee Stage
22/03/2022
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 22 March 2022
18/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by BT Group (PSTIB10)
18/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Central Association of Agricultural Valuers (CAAV) (PSTIB11)
18/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Blacks Solicitors LLP (PSTIB13)
18/03/2022
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 18 March 2022
18/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by British Property Federation (BPF) (PSTIB12)
18/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Notcutts Ltd (PSTIB14)
18/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Charles Anderson (PSTIB15)
18/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Sandra Parkinson (PSTIB16)
17/03/2022
Committee Debates: 4th sitting (Commons)
17/03/2022
Committee Debates: 3rd sitting (Commons)
17/03/2022
Amendment Paper
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 17 March 2022
16/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Protect and Connect Campaign (PSTIB01)
16/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Openreach (PSTIB02)
16/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Speed Up Britain (PSTIB03)
16/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by APWireless (PSTIB04)
16/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by CityFibre (PSTIB06)
16/03/2022
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 16 March 2022
16/03/2022
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 17 March 2022
16/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by LPA Group Plc et al. (PSTIB05)
16/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Littlehampton Sportsfield Charitable Trust (PSTIB07)
16/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by NCC Group (PSTIB08)
16/03/2022
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by David Kleidermacher, on behalf of Google (PSTIB09)
15/03/2022
Committee stage (Commons)
15/03/2022
Committee Debates: 2nd sitting (Commons)
15/03/2022
Committee Debates: 1st sitting (Commons)
15/03/2022
Amendment Paper
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 15 March 2022
14/03/2022
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 14 March 2022
11/03/2022
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 11 March 2022
11/03/2022
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Supplementary Memorandum from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport to the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
08/02/2022
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 8 February 2022
03/02/2022
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 3 February 2022
28/01/2022
Press notices
Have your say on the Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure Bill
26/01/2022
2nd reading (Commons)
26/01/2022
Programme motion
26/01/2022
Money resolution
26/01/2022
Carry-over motion
26/01/2022
Commons Hansard Daily Report
2nd reading - Commons Hansard link
24/11/2021
1st reading (Commons)
24/11/2021
Bill
Bill 199 2021-22 (as introduced)
24/11/2021
Impact Assessments
Impact Assessment from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
24/11/2021
Impact Assessments
De Minimis Impact Assessment from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
24/11/2021
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Delegated Powers Memorandum from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
24/11/2021
Human rights memorandum
Human Rights memorandum from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
24/11/2021
Bill
Bill 199 2021-22 (as introduced)
24/11/2021
Bill
Bill 199 2021-22 (as introduced) - large print
24/11/2021
Explanatory Notes
Bill 199-EN 2021-22
24/11/2021
Explanatory Notes
Bill 199-EN 2021-22 - large print