Last updated: 17 Jul 1956

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President

17 Jul 1956

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    13 Jul 1955

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    13 Jul 1955

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    13 Jul 1955

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    13 Jul 1955

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    20 Mar 1956

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    20 Mar 1956

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    10 Apr 1956

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    10 Apr 1956

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    10 Apr 1956

    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)

    10 Apr 1956

    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

    16 May 1956

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    16 May 1956

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    4 Jul 1956

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    4 Jul 1956

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    5 Jul 1956

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    5 Jul 1956

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    5 Jul 1956

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    5 Jul 1956

    Completed

  • Enacted

    17 Jul 1956

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    17 Jul 1956

    Completed

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Debates

11 Jul 1956

Dáil Éireann

Irish Nationality and Citizenship Bill, 1955—from the Seanad.

5 Jul 1956

Seanad Éireann

Irish Nationality and Citizenship Bill, 1955—Report and Final Stages.

4 Jul 1956

Seanad Éireann

Gaeltacht Ministry. - Irish Nationality and Citizenship Bill, 1955—Committee Stage.

16 May 1956

Seanad Éireann

Irish Nationality and Citizenship Bill, 1955—Second Stage.

10 Apr 1956

Dáil Éireann

Irish Nationality and Citizenship Bill, 1955—Report and Final Stages.

22 Mar 1956

Dáil Éireann

Committee On Finance. - Irish Nationality and Citizenship Bill, 1955—Committee Stage.

22 Mar 1956

Dáil Éireann

Committee On Finance. - Irish Nationality and Citizenship Bill, 1955—Money Resolution.

29 Feb 1956

Dáil Éireann

Irish Nationality and Citizenship Bill, 1955—Second Stage.

13 Jul 1955

Dáil Éireann

Irish Nationality and Citizenship Bill, 1955—First Stage.