Last updated: 16 Jul 1991

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

16 Jul 1991

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    10 Jun 1991

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    10 Jun 1991

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    13 Jun 1991

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    13 Jun 1991

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    3 Jul 1991

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    3 Jul 1991

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    3 Jul 1991

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    3 Jul 1991

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    3 Jul 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)

    3 Jul 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

    10 Jul 1991

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    10 Jul 1991

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    10 Jul 1991

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    10 Jul 1991

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    10 Jul 1991

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    10 Jul 1991

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    10 Jul 1991

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    10 Jul 1991

    Completed

  • Enacted

    16 Jul 1991

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    16 Jul 1991

    Completed

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Debates

10 Jul 1991

Seanad Éireann

Courts Bill, 1991: Second and Subsequent Stages.

3 Jul 1991

Dáil Éireann

Private Members' Business. - Courts Bill, 1991: Committee and Final Stages.

3 Jul 1991

Dáil Éireann

Private Members' Business. - Courts Bill, 1991: Second Stage.

13 Jun 1991

Dáil Éireann

Courts Bill, 1991: Order for Second Stage.