Last updated: 15 Dec 1971

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President.

15 Dec 1971

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    30 Jun 1971

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    30 Jun 1971

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    30 Jun 1971

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    30 Jun 1971

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    27 Oct 1971

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    27 Oct 1971

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    9 Dec 1971

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    9 Dec 1971

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    9 Dec 1971

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    9 Dec 1971

    Completed

  • Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    16 Nov 1971

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    16 Nov 1971

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    1 Dec 1971

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    1 Dec 1971

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    1 Dec 1971

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    1 Dec 1971

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    1 Dec 1971

    Dáil Fifth Stage

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

    1 Dec 1971

    Completed

  • Enacted

    15 Dec 1971

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    15 Dec 1971

    Completed

Documents are not currently available online.

Debates

9 Dec 1971

Seanad Éireann

Courts Bill, 1971 (Seanad Bill amended by Dáil): Report and Final Stages.

1 Dec 1971

Dáil Éireann

Courts Bill, 1971 [Seanad]: Committee and Final Stages.

16 Nov 1971

Dáil Éireann

Courts Bill, 1971 [Seanad]: Second Stage (Resumed).

10 Nov 1971

Dáil Éireann

Private Members' Business. - Courts Bill, 1971 [Seanad]: Second Stage.

4 Nov 1971

Dáil Éireann

Courts Bill, 1971 [Seanad]: Date for Second Stage.

3 Nov 1971

Seanad Éireann

Courts Bill, 1971: Report and Final Stages.

27 Oct 1971

Seanad Éireann

Courts Bill, 1971: Committee Stage.

7 Jul 1971

Seanad Éireann

Courts Bill, 1971: Second Stage.

30 Jun 1971

Seanad Éireann

Courts Bill, 1971: First Stage.