Last updated: 06 Apr 1976

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 Apr 1976

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    17 Jul 1975

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    17 Jul 1975

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    17 Jul 1975

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    17 Jul 1975

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    30 Jul 1975

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    30 Jul 1975

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    31 Mar 1976

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    31 Mar 1976

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    25 Feb 1976

    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)

    25 Feb 1976

    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

    10 Mar 1976

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    10 Mar 1976

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    23 Mar 1976

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    23 Mar 1976

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    25 Mar 1976

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    25 Mar 1976

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    25 Mar 1976

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    25 Mar 1976

    Completed

  • Enacted

    6 Apr 1976

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    6 Apr 1976

    Completed

 

31 Mar 1976

As passed by both Houses of the Oireachtas

Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Bill, 1975

25 Feb 1976

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Bill, 1975

3 Dec 1975

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Bill, 1975

17 Jul 1975

As Initiated

Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Bill, 1975

Debates

31 Mar 1976

Dáil Éireann

Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Bill, 1975: From the Seanad.

30 Mar 1976

Dáil Éireann

Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Bill, 1975: Fixing of Date for Consideration of Seanad Amendments.

25 Mar 1976

Seanad Éireann

Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Bill, 1975: Report and Final Stages.

23 Mar 1976

Seanad Éireann

Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Bill, 1975: Committee Stage.

10 Mar 1976

Seanad Éireann

Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Bill, 1975: Second Stage.

25 Feb 1976

Dáil Éireann

Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Bill, 1975: Report Stage (Resumed).

25 Feb 1976

Dáil Éireann

Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Bill, 1975: Report Stage.

3 Dec 1975

Dáil Éireann

Report of the Special Committee on the Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Bill, 1975.

30 Jul 1975

Dáil Éireann

Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Bill, 1975: Order for Committee.

22 Jul 1975

Dáil Éireann

Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Bill, 1975: Second Stage.

17 Jul 1975

Dáil Éireann

Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Bill, 1975: First Stage.