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National Security and Investment Bill

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, session 2019-21

Bills (3)

Full text of the Bill as introduced and further versions of the Bill as it is reprinted to incorporate amendments (proposals for change) made during its passage through Parliament.

20 January 2021
Lords
Bill 210 2019-21, as introduced
11 November 2020
Commons
Bill 210 2019-21, as introduced - large print
11 November 2020
Commons

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

20 January 2021
Lords
Bill 210 EN 2019-21
11 November 2020
Commons
Bill 210 EN 2019-21 - large print
11 November 2020
Commons

The Government provide a delegated powers memorandum for all public (including hybrid) bills to justify the delegation of powers, usually to Ministers, in the bill. For reports of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee, see “Select Committee Reports”.

National Security and Investment Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum
21 January 2021
Lords
Delegated Powers Memorandum from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
24 November 2020
Commons

Full list of amendment papers relating to the Bill. Individual amendment papers will be replaced with consolidated lists before the amendments are discussed. Page and line references in amendment papers refer to the PDF version of the Bill.

Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 20 January 2021
20 January 2021
Commons
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 20 January 2021 - (large version)
20 January 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 18 January 2021
19 January 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 15 January 2021
18 January 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 14 January 2021
15 January 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 11 December 2020
14 December 2020
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 10 December 2020
11 December 2020
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 10 December 2020
10 December 2020
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 8 December 2020
9 December 2020
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 8 December 2020
8 December 2020
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 3 December 2020
4 December 2020
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 3 December 2020
3 December 2020
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 1 December 2020
2 December 2020
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 1 December 2020
1 December 2020
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 27 November 2020
30 November 2020
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 26 November 2020
27 November 2020
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 26 November 2020
26 November 2020
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 24 November 2020
25 November 2020
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 24 November 2020
24 November 2020
Commons

In the House of Commons, amendments are grouped together so that amendments relating to a particular topic or issue are discussed together.

Speaker's provisional selection and grouping of amendments - 20 January 2021
19 January 2021
Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments - 10 December 2020
9 December 2020
Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments - 8 December 2020
7 December 2020
Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments - 3 December 2020
2 December 2020
Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments - 1 December 2020
27 November 2020
Commons

Details of proceedings in Public Bill Committee or Committee of the whole House, on any report (consideration) stage, and on any consideration of Lords Amendments or any subsequent Lords Messages. The documents contain the text of amendments considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.

Report Stage Proceedings for 20 January 2021
21 January 2021
Commons
All proceedings at Public Bill Committee Stage
11 December 2020
Commons

House of Commons Library and House of Lords Library briefing papers aim to be politically impartial, containing factual information as well as a range of opinions on each subject. Briefing papers on Bills are produced before Second Reading and, in the Commons, after Committee Stage.

House of Commons Library briefing paper
16 November 2020
Commons

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

Have your say on the National Security and Investment Bill
20 November 2020
Commons

The Government human rights memorandum is prepared by the Government to assist the Joint Committee on Human Rights with its scrutiny of the Bill’s human rights implications.

Human Rights Memorandum prepared by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
24 November 2020
Commons

Written submissions from outside bodies and individuals are circulated to MPs appointed to examine the Bill during committee stage in a Public Bill Committee. The following written submissions were sent to this committee.

House of Commons Committee Stage
Written evidence: Law Society of Scotland (NSIB04)
11 December 2020
Commons
Written evidence: Alternative Investment Management Association Ltd (AIMA) (NSIB05)
11 December 2020
Commons
Written evidence: Taylor Wessing LLP (NSIB06)
11 December 2020
Commons
Written evidence: Joint Working Party of the Company Law Committees of the City of London Law Society and the Law Society of England and Wales (NSIB03)
9 December 2020
Commons
Written evidence: Dentons UK and Middle East LLP (NSIB01)
2 December 2020
Commons
Written evidence: The Law Society of England and Wales (NSIB02)
2 December 2020
Commons

List of related Impact Assessments

Impact Assessment from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
24 November 2020

Occasionally questions put to government Ministers during debates on Bills in either the House of Commons or the House of Lords may be answered by the Minister saying 'I will write to the Hon Member'. Such “will write” replies are not published in Hansard but are placed in the Library of the House concerned and published on the Parliamentary website.

Letter from Nadhim Zahawi MP to Chi Onwurah MP regarding questions raised during the National Security and Investment Bill committee stage: information gateways in the Bill
14 December 2020
Letter from Nadhim Zahawi MP to Chi Onwurah MP regarding clauses 25 and 26 as raised during the Public Bill Committee (tenth sitting) of the National Security and Investment Bill
9 December 2020
Letter from Nadhim Zahawi MP to Julian Lewis MP regarding issues raised following the National Security and Investment Bill second reading debate
7 December 2020
Letter from Nadhim Zahawi MP to Chi Onwurah MP regarding questions raised during the National Security and Investment Bill committee stage about clauses 13 and 15 to 18
7 December 2020
Letter from Nadhim Zahawi MP to Peter Grant MP regarding the National Security and Investment Bill committee stage: questions raised about clause 11
7 December 2020
Letter from Nadhim Zahawi MP to Alan Whitehead MP regarding an issue raised during the Committee Stage (sixth sitting): paragraph 6 of Schedule 1
3 December 2020

House of Commons Report Stage
20 January 2021
Commons
House of Lords First Reading
1st reading (Hansard)
20 January 2021
Lords
1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
20 January 2021
Lords
House of Commons Second Reading
17 November 2020
Commons

Full transcripts

House of Commons Committee Stage
Committee Debates: compilation pdf of all sittings
14 December 2020
Commons
Committee Debate: 11th sitting
11 December 2020
Commons
Committee Debate: 12th sitting
11 December 2020
Commons
Committee Debate: 10th sitting
9 December 2020
Commons
Committee Debate: 9th sitting
9 December 2020
Commons
Committee Debate: 7th sitting
4 December 2020
Commons
Committee Debate: 8th sitting
4 December 2020
Commons
Committee Debate: 5th sitting
2 December 2020
Commons
Committee Debate: 6th sitting
2 December 2020
Commons
Committee Debate: 4th sitting
30 November 2020
Commons
Committee Debate: 3rd sitting
27 November 2020
Commons
Committee Debate: 1st sitting
25 November 2020
Commons
Committee Debate: 2nd sitting
25 November 2020
Commons