Last updated: 30 May 1991

Sponsored by: Alan Shatter

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President

30 May 1991

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    13 Dec 1990

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    13 Dec 1990

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    26 Feb 1991

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    26 Feb 1991

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    26 Feb 1991

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    26 Feb 1991

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    8 May 1991

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    8 May 1991

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    8 May 1991

    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 May 1991

    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

    15 May 1991

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    15 May 1991

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    15 May 1991

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    15 May 1991

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    15 May 1991

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    15 May 1991

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    15 May 1991

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    15 May 1991

    Completed

  • Enacted

    30 May 1991

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    30 May 1991

    Completed

Documents are not currently available online.

Debates

21 May 1991

Dáil Éireann

Adoption Bill, 1990: From the Seanad.

15 May 1991

Seanad Éireann

Adoption Bill, 1990: Committee and Final Stages.

15 May 1991

Seanad Éireann

Adoption Bill, 1990: Second Stage.

8 May 1991

Dáil Éireann

Adoption Bill 1990: Report and Final Stages.

24 Apr 1991

Dáil Éireann

Recognition of Foreign Adoptions Bill, 1990: Report of Special Committee.

17 Apr 1991

Special Committee Recognition Of Foreign Adoptions Bill, 1990

SECTION 1.

17 Apr 1991

Special Committee Recognition Of Foreign Adoptions Bill, 1990

Procedure

20 Mar 1991

Special Committee Recognition Of Foreign Adoptions Bill, 1990

Procedure

6 Mar 1991

Special Committee Recognition Of Foreign Adoptions Bill, 1990

Election of Chairman.

26 Feb 1991

Dáil Éireann

Recognition of Foreign Adoptions Bill, 1990: Order for Committee Stage.

20 Feb 1991

Dáil Éireann

Private Members' Business. - Recognition of Foreign Adoptions Bill, 1990: Second Stage (Resumed).

19 Feb 1991

Dáil Éireann

Private Members' Business. - Recognition of Foreign Adoptions Bill, 1990: Second Stage (Resumed).

13 Feb 1991

Dáil Éireann

Private Members' Business. - Recognition of Foreign Adoptions Bill, 1990: Second Stage (Resumed).

12 Feb 1991

Dáil Éireann

Private Members' Business. - Recognition of Foreign Adoptions Bill, 1990: Second Stage.

13 Dec 1990

Dáil Éireann

Recognition of Foreign Adoptions Bill, 1990: First Stage.