Last updated: 5 Feb 1964

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

5 Feb 1964

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    11 Jul 1963

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    11 Jul 1963

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    11 Jul 1963

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    11 Jul 1963

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    10 Dec 1963

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    10 Dec 1963

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    10 Dec 1963

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    10 Dec 1963

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    10 Dec 1963

    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 Dec 1963

    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

    18 Dec 1963

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    18 Dec 1963

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    22 Jan 1964

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    22 Jan 1964

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    22 Jan 1964

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    22 Jan 1964

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    22 Jan 1964

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    22 Jan 1964

    Completed

  • Enacted

    5 Feb 1964

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    5 Feb 1964

    Completed

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Debates

30 Jan 1964

Dáil Éireann

Adoption Bill, 1963—From the Seanad.

22 Jan 1964

Seanad Éireann

Adoption Bill, 1963—Committee and Final Stages.

18 Dec 1963

Seanad Éireann

Adoption Bill, 1963: Second Stage.

10 Dec 1963

Dáil Éireann

Private Members' Business. - Adoption Bill, 1963—Committee and Final Stages.

6 Nov 1963

Dáil Éireann

Adoption Bill, 1963—Second Stage (Resumed).

5 Nov 1963

Dáil Éireann

Adoption Bill, 1963—Second Stage.

11 Jul 1963

Dáil Éireann

Adoption Bill, 1963—First Stage.