Stage of legislative progress

Legislative proposal adopted.

The TKG Modernization Act was approved by the Bundesrat without further amendments on 22 April. Most of the provisions will become effective as of December 1st 2021

National add-ons

Local roaming, interoperability of radio receivers by the Draft Sixth Act amending the Telecommunications Act (TKG) of 23th April 2019, available in German

Hearing on 13 February 2019 in the Transport and digital infrastructure Committee of the German Bundestag

The draft was already coordinated within the ministries.

Pending notification procedure under Directive (EU) 2015/1535 before the EU-COM on this Draft Sixth Act amending the Telecommunications Act, 

Subsequently, the Cabinet will be consulted on the draft.

Known date of next step