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Children and Family Relationships Bill 2015

 

An Bille um Leanaí agus Cóngais Teaghlaigh, 2015

 


Bill Number 14 of 2015
Sponsored by Minister for Justice and Equality
Source:  Government
Method: Presented
Status: New Bill

  

Bill entitled an Act to provide for certain matters relating to donor-assisted human reproduction and the parentage of children born as a result of donor-assisted human reproduction procedures; to provide for the establishment and maintenance of a register to be known as the National Donor-Conceived Person Register; to amend and extend the law relating to the guardianship and custody of, and access to, children and for those purposes to amend the Guardianship of Infants Act 1964; to extend the category of persons who may be liable for the maintenance of children and for that purpose to amend the Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Act 1976, and for that and other purposes to amend the Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010; to provide for the use in certain circumstances of DNA testing to determine parentage and for that and other purposes to amend the Status of Children Act 1987; to amend the Family Law Act 1995; to amend the category of persons who may adopt children and for that and other purposes to amend the Adoption Act 2010; to make consequential amendments to the Succession Act 1965, the Civil Registration Act 2004 and other enactments; and to provide for related matters

 

Bille dá ngairtear Acht do dhéanamh socrú maidir le nithe áirithe a bhaineann leis an atáirgeadh daonna deontóir-chuidithe agus le tuismíocht leanaí a bheirtear de thoradh gnáthaimh atáirgthe dhaonna dheontóir-chuidithe; do dhéanamh socrú chun clár a bhunú agus a chothabháil ar a dtabharfar an Clár Náisiúnta de Dhaoine Deontóir-Ghinte; do leasú agus do leathnú an dlí a bhaineann le caomhnóireacht agus coimeád leanaí, agus le rochtain orthu, agus chun na gcríoch sin do leasú an Achta um Chaomhnóireacht Naíon, 1964; do leathnú na hearnála daoine a bhféadfadh dliteanas a bheith orthu i leith leanaí a chothabháil agus chun na críche sin do leasú an Achta um an Dlí Teaghlaigh (Cothabháil Céilí agus Leanaí), 1976, agus chun na críche sin agus chun críoch eile do leasú an Achta um Páirtnéireacht Shibhialta agus um Chearta agus Oibleagáidí Áirithe de chuid Comhchónaitheoirí, 2010; do dhéanamh socrú maidir le tástáil DNA a úsáid in imthosca áirithe chun tuismíocht a chinneadh agus chun na críche sin agus chun críoch eile do leasú an Achta um Stádas Leanaí, 1987; do leasú an Achta um an Dlí Teaghlaigh, 1995; do leasú na hearnála daoine a fhéadfaidh leanaí a uchtáil agus chun na críche sin agus chun críoch eile do leasú an Achta Uchtála, 2010; do dhéanamh leasuithe iarmhartacha ar an Acht Comharbais, 1965, ar an Acht um Chlárú Sibhialta, 2004 agus ar achtacháin eile; agus do dhéanamh socrú i dtaobh nithe gaolmhara


Dáil Éireann 

First Stage
Presented 17/02/2015
Order for Second Stage 24/02/2015
Children and Family Relationships Bill 2015 as initiated  (in PDF format) Children and Family Relationships Bill 2015 as initiated (in PDF format)

Children and Family Relationships Bill 2015 Explanatory Memorandum  (in PDF format) Children and Family Relationships Bill 2015 Explanatory Memorandum (in PDF format)


Second Stage
24/02/2015
25/02/2015 (Resumed)
25/02/2015 (Resumed)
26/02/2015 (Resumed)
26/02/2015 (Resumed)
Referred to Select Committee 26/02/2015


Committee Stage (Select Committee on Justice, Equality and Defence)
05/03/2015
List of Proposed Committee Stage Amendments List of Proposed Committee Stage Amendments
Children and Family Relationships Bill 2015 As amended in the Select Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality (in PDF format) Children and Family Relationships Bill 2015 As amended in the Select Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality (in PDF format)


Report and Final Stages
12/03/2015
List of Proposed Report Stage Amendments List of Proposed Report Stage Amendments
Children and Family Relationships Bill 2015 as passed by Dáil ÉireannChildren and Family Relationships Bill 2015 as passed by Dáil Éireann


Seanad Éireann

Second Stage
24/03/2015


Committee Stage
26/03/2015
27/03/2015 (Resumed)
 List of Proposed Committee Stage Amendments List of Proposed Committee Stage Amendments


Report and Final Stages
30/03/2015
List of Proposed Report Stage Amendments


Enacted as Act Number 9 of 2015
Date of Signature: 06/04/2015
Children and Family Relationships Act 2015 in PDF format Children and Family Relationships Act 2015 in PDF format
Official Translation