Bill entitled an Act to make provision regarding compellability and the privileges and immunities of witnesses before committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 5 May 1997

Sponsored by: Minister for Finance

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President.

5 May 1997

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    3 Nov 1995

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    3 Nov 1995

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    21 Nov 1995

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    21 Nov 1995

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    22 Nov 1995

    Dáil Third Stage

    The Bill is examined section by section and amendments may be made

    (Also known as Committee Stage)

    22 Nov 1995

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    24 Apr 1997

    Dáil Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered

    (Also known as Report Stage)

    24 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    24 Apr 1997

    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)

    24 Apr 1997

    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

    29 Apr 1997

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    29 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    29 Apr 1997

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    29 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    29 Apr 1997

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    29 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    29 Apr 1997

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    29 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Enacted

    5 May 1997

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    5 May 1997

    Completed

 

5 May 1997

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses) Act 1997

29 Apr 1997

As passed by both Houses of the Oireachtas

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses) Bill 1995

24 Apr 1997

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses) Bill 1995

30 Jan 1997

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses) Bill 1995

Debates

29 Apr 1997

Seanad Éireann

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses) Bill, 1995: Committee and Final Stages.

29 Apr 1997

Seanad Éireann

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses) Bill, 1995: Second Stage.

24 Apr 1997

Dáil Éireann

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses) Bill, 1995: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage.

24 Apr 1997

Dáil Éireann

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunity of Witnesses) Bill, 1995: Report Stage (Resumed).

16 Apr 1997

Dáil Éireann

Private Members' Business. - Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses) Bill, 1995: Report Stage (Resumed).

16 Apr 1997

Dáil Éireann

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses) Bill, 1995: Report Stage (Resumed).

16 Apr 1997

Dáil Éireann

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses) Bill, 1995: Report Stage.

4 Feb 1997

Dáil Éireann

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses) Bill, 1995: Report of Select Committee.

30 Jan 1997

Select Committee On Finance And General Affairs

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses), Bill, 1995: Committee Stage (Resumed).

21 Jan 1997

Select Committee On Finance And General Affairs

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses) Bill, 1995: Committee Stage.

22 Nov 1995

Dáil Éireann

Committees of the House of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses (Bill), 1995: Referral to Select Committee.

22 Nov 1995

Dáil Éireann

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses) Bill, 1995: Second Stage (Resumed).

22 Nov 1995

Dáil Éireann

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses) Bill, 1995: Second Stage (Resumed).

21 Nov 1995

Dáil Éireann

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Compellability, Privileges and Immunities of Witnesses) Bill, 1995: Second Stage.