Bill entitled an Act to amend and extend the Courts of Justice Act, 1924, the Courts of Justice Act, 1936, the Court Officers Act, 1945, the Courts (Establishment and Constitution) Act, 1961, the Courts (Supplemental Provisions) Acts, 1961 to 1991, the Courts Act, 1973, the Courts Act, 1981, the Courts-Martial Appeals Act, 1983, to establish a Judicial Appointments Advisory Board and to make provision in respect of that Board, to facilitate judicial training, to amend and extend the powers of the Master of the High Court, the Taxing Masters of the High Court and the County Registrars, to extend the powers of the Superior Courts Rules Committee and Circuit Court Rules Committee, to prohibit the wearing of wigs by barristers or solicitors in court, to amend and extend the Charities Acts 1961 and 1973, and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 15 Dec 1995

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.

15 Dec 1995

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    15 Nov 1995

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    15 Nov 1995

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    28 Nov 1995

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    28 Nov 1995

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    29 Nov 1995

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    29 Nov 1995

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    12 Dec 1995

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    12 Dec 1995

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    12 Dec 1995

    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)

    12 Dec 1995

    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

    13 Dec 1995

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    13 Dec 1995

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    14 Dec 1995

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    14 Dec 1995

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    14 Dec 1995

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    14 Dec 1995

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    14 Dec 1995

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    14 Dec 1995

    Completed

  • Enacted

    15 Dec 1995

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    15 Dec 1995

    Completed

 

14 Dec 1995

As passed by both Houses of the Oireachtas

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 1995

12 Dec 1995

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 1995

7 Dec 1995

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 1995

15 Nov 1995

As Initiated

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 1995

Debates

14 Dec 1995

Seanad Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 1995: Motion for Early Signature.

14 Dec 1995

Seanad Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 1995: Committee (Resumed) and Final Stages.

14 Dec 1995

Seanad Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 1995: Committee Stage.

13 Dec 1995

Seanad Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 1995: Second Stage.

12 Dec 1995

Dáil Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill 1995: Report Stage.

12 Dec 1995

Dáil Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 1995: Report of Select Committee.

7 Dec 1995

Select Committee On Legislation And Security

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 1995: Committee Stage (Resumed).

5 Dec 1995

Select Committee On Legislation And Security

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 1995: Committee Stage.

29 Nov 1995

Dáil Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 1995: Referral to Select Committee.

29 Nov 1995

Dáil Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 1995: Second Stage (Resumed).

29 Nov 1995

Dáil Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 1995: Second Stage (Resumed).

28 Nov 1995

Dáil Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 1995: Second Stage.