Bill entitled an Act to make provision for the establishment of the office of Director of Telecommunications Regulation, for the transfer of functions from the Minister to the Director, for the imposition of a levy on providers of telecommunications services, and for the regulation of tariffs for certain telecommunications services, to amend the Postal and Telecommunications Services Act, 1983, and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 10 Dec 1996

Sponsored by: Minister for Transport, Energy and Communications

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President.

10 Dec 1996

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    9 Sep 1996

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    9 Sep 1996

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    25 Sep 1996

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    25 Sep 1996

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    3 Oct 1996

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    3 Oct 1996

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    6 Nov 1996

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    6 Nov 1996

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    6 Nov 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)

    6 Nov 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

    14 Nov 1996

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    14 Nov 1996

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    21 Nov 1996

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    21 Nov 1996

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    4 Dec 1996

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    4 Dec 1996

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    4 Dec 1996

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    4 Dec 1996

    Completed

  • Enacted

    10 Dec 1996

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    10 Dec 1996

    Completed

Documents are not currently available online.

Debates

4 Dec 1996

Seanad Éireann

Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage.

4 Dec 1996

Seanad Éireann

Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Report Stage.

21 Nov 1996

Seanad Éireann

Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Committee Stage.

14 Nov 1996

Seanad Éireann

Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Second Stage (Resumed).

14 Nov 1996

Seanad Éireann

Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Second Stage.

6 Nov 1996

Dáil Éireann

Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Report and Final Stages.

6 Nov 1996

Dáil Éireann

Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Report of Select Committee.

22 Oct 1996

Select Committee On Enterprise And Economic Strategy

Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Committee Stage (Resumed)

16 Oct 1996

Dáil Éireann

Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Motion.

3 Oct 1996

Dáil Éireann

Private Members' Business. - Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Referral to Select Committee.

3 Oct 1996

Dáil Éireann

Private Members' Business. - Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Second Stage (Resumed).

3 Oct 1996

Dáil Éireann

Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Second Stage (Resumed).

26 Sep 1996

Dáil Éireann

Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Second Stage (Resumed).

26 Sep 1996

Dáil Éireann

Private Members' Business. - Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Second Stage (Resumed).

26 Sep 1996

Dáil Éireann

Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Second Stage (Resumed).

25 Sep 1996

Dáil Éireann

Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Second Stage.

25 Sep 1996

Dáil Éireann

Telecommunications (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 1996: Order for Second Stage.