Last updated: 15 Feb 1984

Sponsored by: Minister for the Environment

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The Bill was referred to the Supreme Court and was declared repugnant to the Constitution. The President declined to sign it.

21 Dec 1983

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    11 May 1983

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    11 May 1983

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    17 May 1983

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    17 May 1983

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    14 Dec 1983

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    14 Dec 1983

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    14 Dec 1983

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    14 Dec 1983

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    16 Nov 1983

    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)

    16 Nov 1983

    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

    7 Dec 1983

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    7 Dec 1983

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    7 Dec 1983

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    7 Dec 1983

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    7 Dec 1983

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    7 Dec 1983

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    7 Dec 1983

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    7 Dec 1983

    Completed

  • Referral to Supreme Court

    21 Dec 1983

    Referral to Supreme Court

    The Bill was referred to the Supreme Court for a decision on its compatibility with the Constitution.

    21 Dec 1983

    Completed

  • Enacted

    n/a

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    n/a

    Future Stage

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Debates

15 Feb 1984

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983: Message from the President.

21 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983. - Business of Seanad.

21 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983. - Fóir Teoranta (Amendment) Bill, 1983: Committee and Final Stages.

21 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983. - Fóir Teoranta (Amendment) Bill, 1983: Second Stage.

21 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983. - Appropriation Bill, 1983 [ Certified Money Bill ]: Second and Subsequent Stages.

21 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983. - Business of Seanad.

21 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983. - Ministers and Secretaries (Amendment) Bill, 1983: Second and Subsequent Stages.

21 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983. - Bovine Diseases (Levies) Regulations, 1983: Motion.

21 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983. - Veterinary Inspection Fees: Motion.

21 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983. - Joint Committee on Small Business: Motion.

21 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983. - Joint Committee on Legislation: Motion.

21 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983. - Order of Business.

21 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983. - Murder of Members of Security Forces: Statements.

21 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983. - Message from President.

14 Dec 1983

Dáil Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983: From the Seanad.

7 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983: Committee and Final Stages.

7 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983: Second Stage (Resumed).

7 Dec 1983

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983: Second Stage.

16 Nov 1983

Dáil Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983: Committee and Final Stages.

19 Oct 1983

Dáil Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983: Second Stage.

17 May 1983

Dáil Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 1983: Order for Second Stage.