Last updated: 4 Jun 1948

Sponsored by: Minister for Local Government

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President

4 Jun 1948

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    14 Apr 1948

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    14 Apr 1948

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    14 Apr 1948

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    14 Apr 1948

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    20 May 1948

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    20 May 1948

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    22 May 1948

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    22 May 1948

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    22 May 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)

    22 May 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

    2 Jun 1948

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    2 Jun 1948

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    3 Jun 1948

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    3 Jun 1948

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    3 Jun 1948

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    3 Jun 1948

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    3 Jun 1948

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    3 Jun 1948

    Completed

  • Enacted

    4 Jun 1948

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    4 Jun 1948

    Completed

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Debates

3 Jun 1948

Dáil Éireann

Local Elections Bill, 1948—Message From The Seanad.

3 Jun 1948

Seanad Éireann

Local Elections Bill, 1948—Motion for Earlier Signature.

3 Jun 1948

Seanad Éireann

Local Elections Bill, 1948—Committee and Final Stages.

2 Jun 1948

Seanad Éireann

Local Elections Bill, 1948—Second Stage.

25 May 1948

Dáil Éireann

Committee on Finance. - Local Elections Bill, 1948—Report and Fifth Stages.

20 May 1948

Dáil Éireann

Local Elections Bill, 1948—Committee.

13 May 1948

Dáil Éireann

Local Elections Bill, 1948—Second Stage.

14 Apr 1948

Dáil Éireann

Local Elections Bill, 1948—First Stage.