Bill entitled an Act to provide for the implementation of Directive 93/104/EC of 23 November 1993 of the Council of the European Communities concerning certain aspects of the organization of working time, to make provision otherwise in relation to the conditions of employment of employees and the protection of the health and safety of employees, to amend certain enactments relating to employees, to repeal the Conditions of Employment Acts, 1936 and 1944, the Holidays (Employees) Acts, 1973 and 1991, and certain other enactments and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 7 May 1997

Sponsored by: Minister for Enterprise and Employment

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President

7 May 1997

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    12 Nov 1996

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    12 Nov 1996

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    26 Nov 1996

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    26 Nov 1996

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    18 Dec 1996

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    18 Dec 1996

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    10 Apr 1997

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    10 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    10 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)

    10 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

    30 Apr 1997

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    30 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    30 Apr 1997

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    30 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    30 Apr 1997

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    30 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    30 Apr 1997

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    30 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Enacted

    7 May 1997

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    7 May 1997

    Completed

 

7 May 1997

Organisation of Working Time Act 1997

Debates

30 Apr 1997

Seanad Éireann

Organisation of Working Time Bill, 1996: Committee and Final Stages.

30 Apr 1997

Seanad Éireann

Organisation of Working Time Bill, 1996: Second Stage.

10 Apr 1997

Dáil Éireann

Organisation of Working Time Bill, 1996: Report and Final Stages.

27 Feb 1997

Dáil Éireann

Organisation of Working Time Bill, 1996: Report of Select Committee.

26 Feb 1997

Select Committee On Enterprise And Economic Strategy

Organisation of Working Time Bill, 1996: Committee Stage (Resumed).

18 Dec 1996

Dáil Éireann

Organisation of Working Time Bill, 1996: Referral to Select Committee.

18 Dec 1996

Dáil Éireann

Organisation of Working Time Bill, 1996: Second stage (Resumed).

26 Nov 1996

Dáil Éireann

Organisation of Working Time Bill, 1996: Second Stage.

26 Nov 1996

Dáil Éireann

Organisation of Working Time Bill, 1996: Order for Second Stage.