Bill entitled an Act to amend and extend the Social Welfare Acts, section 7A of the Health Contributions Act, 1979, section 18A of the Youth Employment Agency Act, 1981, and section 5 of the Combat Poverty Agency Act, 1986, and to repeal section 69 of the Health Act, 1970

Last updated: 03 Apr 1996

Sponsored by: Minister for Social Welfare

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President.

3 Apr 1996

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    27 Feb 1996

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    27 Feb 1996

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    12 Mar 1996

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    12 Mar 1996

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    13 Mar 1996

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    13 Mar 1996

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    27 Mar 1996

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    27 Mar 1996

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    27 Mar 1996

    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)

    27 Mar 1996

    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

    28 Mar 1996

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    28 Mar 1996

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    2 Apr 1996

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    2 Apr 1996

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    2 Apr 1996

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    2 Apr 1996

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    2 Apr 1996

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    2 Apr 1996

    Completed

  • Enacted

    3 Apr 1996

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    3 Apr 1996

    Completed

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Debates

2 Apr 1996

Seanad Éireann

Social Welfare Bill, 1996: Motion for Earlier Signature.

2 Apr 1996

Seanad Éireann

Social Welfare Bill, 1996: Committee and Final Stages.

28 Mar 1996

Seanad Éireann

Social Welfare Bill, 1996: Second Stage (Resumed).

28 Mar 1996

Seanad Éireann

Social Welfare Bill, 1996: Second Stage.

27 Mar 1996

Dáil Éireann

Social Welfare Bill, 1996: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage.

27 Mar 1996

Dáil Éireann

Social Welfare Bill, 1996: Report Stage.

27 Mar 1996

Dáil Éireann

Social Welfare Bill, 1996: Report of Select Committee.

26 Mar 1996

Select Committee On Social Affairs

Social Welfare Bill, 1996: Committee Stage (Resumed).

21 Mar 1996

Select Committee On Social Affairs

Social Welfare Bill, 1996: Committee Stage (Resumed).

20 Mar 1996

Select Committee On Social Affairs

Social Welfare Bill, 1996: Committee Stage.

13 Mar 1996

Dáil Éireann

Social Welfare Bill, 1996: Referral to Select Committee.

13 Mar 1996

Dáil Éireann

Social Welfare Bill, 1996: Second Stage (Resumed).

13 Mar 1996

Dáil Éireann

Social Welfare Bill, 1996: Second Stage (Resumed).

12 Mar 1996

Dáil Éireann

Social Welfare Bill, 1996: Second Stage.