Legislative Observatory: Bills 1997 - 2017 by bill number / date

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December 2007
17 December 2007
Appropriation Bill 2007 (Number 55 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to appropriate to the proper supply services and purposes sums granted by the Central Fund (Permanent Provisions) Act 1965, to make provision in relation to deferred surrender to the Central Fund of certain undischarged appropriations by reference to the capital supply services and purposes as provided for by section 91 of the Finance Act 2004 and to make provision in relation to the financial resolutions passed by Dáil Éireann on 5 December 2007
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14 December 2007
Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2007 (Number 54 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to give statutory effect to, and amend, certain orders made under the Health (Corporate Bodies) Act 1961; to amend the Medical Practitioners act 2007; to amend section 38 of the Health Act 2004; and to provide for matters connected therewith.
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07 December 2007
Witness Protection Programme (No. 2) Bill 2007 (Number 52 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to provide for the establishment and operation of a programme for the state protection of witnesses involved in criminal investigations and prosecutions; and to provide for related matters
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07 December 2007
Social Welfare Bill 2007 (Number 51 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to amend and extend the Social Welfare Acts and to amend the Health Contributions Act 1979
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07 December 2007
Garda Síochána (Powers of Surveillance) Bill 2007 (Number 53 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to provide additional powers for the Garda Síochána with respect to surveillance; and to provide for related matters
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November 2007
30 November 2007
Legal Practitioners (Irish Language) Bill 2007 (Number 50 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to promote the better use of the Irish language by legal practitioners and the provision of legal services through Irish and for that purpose to provide for courses of study and the establishment of registers by the Honorable Society of King's Inns and the Law Society of Ireland, to repeal the Legal Practitioners (Qualification) Act 1929, to amend the Solicitors Act 1954 and to provide for related matters
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02 November 2007
Local Government (Roads Functions) Bill 2007 (Number 49 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to provide for and to facilitate the transfer of certain functions from the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government to the Minister for Transport in respect of roads, to provide for the payment of moneys out of the Local Government Fund to the Minister for Transport in respect of certain matters and to provide for related matters
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October 2007
25 October 2007
Spent Convictions Bill 2007 (Number 48 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to provide that certain convictions may be regarded as spent for certain purposes where the convicted person has not been convicted of any other offence within specified periods of years, and to provide for related matters
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25 October 2007
Competition (Amendment) Bill 2007 (Number 47 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to delimit the application of the Competition Act 2002 to trade unions and trade union members and to certain agreements negotiated with public bodies, and to provide for related matters
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25 October 2007
Legal Practitioners (Qualification) (Amendment) Bill 2007 (No 46 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to amend the Legal Practitioners (Qualification) Act 1929, the Solicitors Acts 1954 to 2002, the European Communities (General System for the recognition of Higher Education Diplomas) Regulations 1991 and to provide for related matters
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24 October 2007
Witness Protection Programme Bill 2007 (Number 45 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to provide for the establishment and operation of a programme for the state protection of witnesses involved in criminal investigations and prosecutions; and to provide for related matters.
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22 October 2007
Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Bill 2007 (Number 44 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to amend the Criminal Procedure Act 1967
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11 October 2007
Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007 (Number 43 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to give effect to Council Framework Decision of 19 July 2002 on combating trafficking in human beings; to give effect, in part, to the United Nations Protocol to prevent, suppress and punish trafficking in persons, especially women and children, supplementing the United Nations Convention against transnational organised crime, done at New York on 15 November 2000, and the Council of Europe Convention on action against trafficking in human beings done at Warsaw on 16 May 2005; for those purposes to amend certain enactments; to amend section 3 of the Sex Offenders Act 2001; and to provide for matters connected therewith.
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September 2007
28 September 2007
Climate Protection Bill 2007 (No 42 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to ensure the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions by setting annual targets and long-term targets; to place duties upon the Minister as to the achievement of those targets; to specify reporting procedures and action to be taken if targets are not met; and for connected purposes
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June 2007
21 June 2007
Ministers and Secretaries (Ministers of State) Bill 2007 (Number 41 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to provide for the increase in the number of Ministers of State who may be appointed by the Government under section 1(1) of the Ministers and Secretaries (Amendment) (No. 2) Act 1977
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18 June 2007
Finance (No 2) Bill 2007 (Number 40 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to provide for the amendment of the Stamp Duties Consolidation Act 1999
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May 2007
10 May 2007
Voluntary Health Insurance (Amendment) Bill 2007 (No 39 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to amend the Voluntary Health Insurance Act 1957, the Health Insurance Act 1994, the Voluntary Health Insurance (Amendment) Act 1996, the Health Insurance (Amendment) Act 2001, to confer additional functions on the Voluntary Health Insurance Board, with a view to better enabling the board to apply for the grant to it of an authorisation to carry on the business of non-life insurance, to empower the board to form and establish or acquire subsidiaries to perform certain functions of the board, to specify the borrowing powers of the board and such subsidiaries, and to provide for related matters
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April 2007
26 April 2007
Personal Injuries Assessment Board ( Amendment) Bill 2007 [Seanad] (No 38 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to amend and extend the Personal Injuries Assessment Board Act 2003
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25 April 2007
Immigration, Residence and Protection Bill 2007 [Seanad] (No 37 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to restate and modify certain aspects of the law relating to the entry into and presence in the State of certain foreign nationals and others, including foreign nationals in need of protection from the risk of serious harm or persecution elsewhere and to provide for related matters
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19 April 2007
Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2007 [Seanad] (No 36 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to confirm the functions of the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, to amend the Freedom of Information Act 1997, to amend the Western Development Commission Act 1998, to amend the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs (Powers and Functions) Act 2003, to repeal the Arramara Teoranta (Acquisition of Shares) Acts 1949 to 2002, and to provide for related matters
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19 April 2007
Electoral (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill 2007 (No 35 of 2007)
Bill enititled an Act to provide for polling for Dáil elections to be held on a Friday, Saturday or Sunday and for that purpose to amend the Electoral Act 1992
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18 April 2007
Markets in Financial Instruments and Miscellaneous Provisions Bill 2007 (No 34 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to make provision in relation to markets in financial instruments and to make miscellaneous amendments to financial services legislation and to the Ministerial and Parliamentary Offices Act 1938
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18 April 2007
Coroners Bill 2007 [Seanad] (No 33 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to amend, consolidate and extend the law relating to coroners, coroners' investigations and coroners' inquests, to provide for the establishment of a body to be known as an tSeirbhís Chróinéara or, in the English language, the Coroner Service, to define its functions, to provide for certain transitional matters including the completion of inquests commenced under the Coroners Act 1962, the transfer of certain documents preserved under the Coroners Act 1962 to the coroner service and the continuance in use of certain forms under that Act, to repeal certain enactments and provisions of enactments, to amend certain enactments and to provide for related matters
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12 April 2007
Charities Bill 2007 (No 31 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to provide for the better regulation of charitable organisations, and, for that purpose, to provide for the establishment of a body to be known as An tÚdarás Rialála Carthanas or in the English Language the Charities Regulatory Authority; to provide for the dissolution of the Commissioners of Charitable Donations and Bequests for Ireland; to make provision in relation to the regulation and protection of charitable organisations and charitable trusts; to provide for the registration of charitable organisations; to provide for the establishment of a body to be known as the Charities Appeals Tribunal to hear appeals from decisions of the Charities Regulatory Authority; to make provision in relation to fund-raising by or on behalf of registered charitable organisations; to provide for the repeal of certain provisions of the Charities Act 1961; and to provide for matters connected therewith
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12 April 2007
Passports Bill 2007 (No 30 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to provide for the issue by the Minister for Foreign Affairs on the authority of the Government of passports to Irish citizens to be used by them as evidence of identity and citizenship, to provide for the processing of personal data, including biometric data, for the issue of passports and the maintenance of the integrity of the system for issuing passports, to provide for the cancellation and surrender of passports in certain circumstances, to provide for offences relating to passports, to provide for the issue of emergency travel certificates in certain circumstances, to amend the Diplomatic and Consular Officers (Provision of Services) Act 1993 and to provide for related matters
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12 April 2007
Copyright and Related Rights (Amendment) Bill 2007 (No 29 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to amend the Copyright and Related Rights Act 2000 to make provision in relation to the establishment of a Public Lending Remuneration Scheme in conformity with Council Directive No. 92/100/EEC of 19 November 1992 and for related purposes, and to consequentially amend Section 79 of the Local Government Act 2001
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11 April 2007
Ethics in Public Office (Amendment) Bill 2007 [Seanad] (No 27 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to amend the Ethics in Public Office Act 1995 and to make provision for connected matters
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04 April 2007
Corporate Manslaughter Bill 2007 (No 32 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to create the indictable offence of corporate manslaughter by an undertaking, to create the indictable offence of grossly negligent management causing death by a high managerial agent of the undertaking, and to provide for related matters
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March 2007
29 March 2007
European Parliament and Local Elections (Voting at 16) Bill 2007 (No 28 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to reduce to sixteen years the age at which a person is entitled to be registered as a European Parliament and Local Government elector, and to provide for related matters
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22 March 2007
Appointment to Public Bodies Bill 2007 (No 26 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to reform the appointment process of chairpersons and board members of public bodies and certain other special positions
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22 March 2007
Rehabilitation of Offenders Bill 2007 (No 25 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to provide for the rehabilitation of offenders and for offences to become spent after a period of time
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13 March 2007
Criminal Justice Bill 2007 (No 24 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to amend certain enactments, including the Bail Act 1997, the Criminal Justice Act 1984, the Offences Against the State (Amendment) Act 1998, the Misuse of Drugs Act 1977, the Firearms Acts 1925 to 2006, the Garda Síochána Act 2005, the Criminal Justice Act 2006 and the Sea-Fisheries Acts 2003 and 2006, to amend the law in relation to sentencing in certain respects, and to provide for related matters
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12 March 2007
Protection of Employment (Exceptional Collective Redundancies and Related Matters) Bill 2007 [Seanad] (No 23 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to make provision, consequent on the conclusion of the ten-year framework social partnership agreement 2006-2015 known as "Towards 2016", for the establishment of a redundancy panel and the reference to it of certain proposed collective redundancies and for related action by the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, including the obtaining from the Labour Court of opinions on the nature of proposed collective redundancies; to remove the upper age limit for entitlement to redundancy payments; to make consequential amendments of the Protection of Employment Act 1977, the Redundancy Payments Act 1967, the Redundancy Payments Act 1971, the Redundancy Payments Act 1979, the Unfair Dismissals Act 1977 and the Employment Equality Act 1998; and to make further amendments of those Acts to update penalties and for purposes of statute-law revision
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12 March 2007
Pharmacy Bill 2007 (No 21 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to make new provision for the regulation of pharmacy, including provision for the dissolution of the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland and the setting up of a new Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland, for the establishment, constitution and functions of the new society's council, for a new system of registration of qualified pharmacists, druggists and pharmaceutical assistants and of pharmacies, for the creation of certain offences relating to pharmacy and for the setting up of new procedures to ensure that pharmacists are and continue to be fit to practise; and to provide for related matters
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08 March 2007
Restriction on Animal Testing Bill 2007 (No 22 0f 2007)
Bill entitled and Act to amend the law prohibiting the use of non-human primates in scientific research and other experimental activity
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06 March 2007
Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) (Amendment) Bill 2007 (No 20 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to amend the Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) Act 1993, the Child Trafficking and Pornography Act 1998 and the Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) Act 2006; and to provide for matters connected therewith
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February 2007
27 February 2007
Roads Bill 2007 (No 19 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to amend and extend the Roads Acts 1993 to 2001, the Taxi Regulation Act 2003 and certain provisions of the Road Traffic Acts 1961 to 2006 and to provide for connected matters
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27 February 2007
Electoral (Amendment) Bill 2007 (No. 18 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to amend the Electoral Act 1992 and the Electoral Act 1997 and to provide for related matters
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23 February 2007
Asset Covered Securities (Amendment) Bill 2007 (No 17 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to amend the Asset Covered Securities Act 2001
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21 February 2007
Health Insurance (Amendment) Bill 2007 (No 16 of 2007)
Bill entitled an Act to amend the Health Insurance Act 1994
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