Last updated: 6 Jul 1971

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

6 Jul 1971

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    31 Mar 1971

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    31 Mar 1971

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    31 Mar 1971

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    31 Mar 1971

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    8 Jun 1971

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    8 Jun 1971

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    8 Jun 1971

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    8 Jun 1971

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    8 Jun 1971

    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)

    8 Jun 1971

    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 Jun 1971

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    16 Jun 1971

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    23 Jun 1971

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    23 Jun 1971

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    24 Jun 1971

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    24 Jun 1971

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    24 Jun 1971

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    24 Jun 1971

    Completed

  • Enacted

    6 Jul 1971

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    6 Jul 1971

    Completed

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Debates

30 Jun 1971

Dáil Éireann

Firearms Bill, 1971: From the Seanad.

29 Jun 1971

Dáil Éireann

Firearms Bill, 1971 [Seanad]: Fixing of Date for Consideration of Seanad Amendments.

24 Jun 1971

Seanad Éireann

Firearms Bill, 1971: Report and Final Stages.

23 Jun 1971

Seanad Éireann

Firearms Bill, 1971: Committee Stage.

16 Jun 1971

Seanad Éireann

Firearms Bill, 1971: Second Stage.

8 Jun 1971

Dáil Éireann

Committee on Finance. - Firearms Bill, 1971: Committee and Final Stages.

8 Jun 1971

Dáil Éireann

Committee on Finance. - Firearms Bill, 1971: Second Stage.

31 Mar 1971

Dáil Éireann

Firearms Bill, 1971: First Stage.