Last updated: 21 Dec 1948

Sponsored by: Taoiseach

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President

21 Dec 1948

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    17 Nov 1948

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    17 Nov 1948

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    17 Nov 1948

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    17 Nov 1948

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    1 Dec 1948

    Dáil Third Stage

    The Bill is examined section by section and amendments may be made (Also known as Committee Stage)

    1 Dec 1948

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    2 Dec 1948

    Dáil Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered (Also known as Report Stage)

    2 Dec 1948

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    2 Dec 1948

    Dáil Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made and it is set down for Second Stage in the Seanad (Also known as Final Stage)

    2 Dec 1948

    Completed

  • Seanad First Stage

    n/a

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

    n/a

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    10 Dec 1948

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    10 Dec 1948

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    15 Dec 1948

    Seanad Third Stage

    The Bill is examined section by section and amendments may be made (Also known as Committee Stage)

    15 Dec 1948

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    15 Dec 1948

    Seanad Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered (Also known as Report Stage)

    15 Dec 1948

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    15 Dec 1948

    Seanad Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made (Also known as Final Stage)

    15 Dec 1948

    Completed

  • Enacted

    21 Dec 1948

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    21 Dec 1948

    Completed

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Debates

15 Dec 1948

Seanad Éireann

The Republic of Ireland Bill, 1948—Committee and Final Stages.

10 Dec 1948

Seanad Éireann

The Republic of Ireland Bill, 1948—Second Reading (Resumed).

9 Dec 1948

Seanad Éireann

The Republic of Ireland Bill, 1948—Second Stage.

2 Dec 1948

Dáil Éireann

The Republic of Ireland Bill, 1948—Committee (Resumed).

1 Dec 1948

Dáil Éireann

The Republic of Ireland Bill, 1948— Committee.

26 Nov 1948

Dáil Éireann

The Republic of Ireland Bill (Resumed).

26 Nov 1948

Dáil Éireann

The Republic of Ireland Bill, 1948—Second Stage (Resumed).

25 Nov 1948

Dáil Éireann

The Republic of Ireland Bill, 1948—Second Stage (Resumed).

24 Nov 1948

Dáil Éireann

The Republic of Ireland Bill, 1948—Second Stage.

17 Nov 1948

Dáil Éireann

Motion. - The Republic of Ireland Bill, 1948—First Stage.