Bill entitled an Act to provide for a new management structure to enhance the management, effectiveness and transparency of operations of Departments of State and certain other offices of the public service and increase the accountability of civil servants while preserving the discretion of the Government in relation to their responsibility to Dáil Éireann, to provide for the administration of Departments of State and the offices aforesaid, the appointment of special advisors, the assignment of cross-departmental functions and the corporate status of certain public offices and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 19 May 1997

Sponsored by: Minister for Finance

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President.

19 May 1997

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    3 Apr 1997

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    3 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    9 Apr 1997

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    9 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    16 Apr 1997

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    16 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    22 Apr 1997

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    22 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    22 Apr 1997

    Seanad Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made and it is set down for Second Stage in the Dáil (Also known as Final Stage)

    22 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    24 Apr 1997

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    24 Apr 1997

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    8 May 1997

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    8 May 1997

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    8 May 1997

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    8 May 1997

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    8 May 1997

    Dáil Fifth Stage

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

    8 May 1997

    Completed

  • Enacted

    19 May 1997

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    19 May 1997

    Completed

 

19 May 1997

Public Service Management Act 1997

Debates

8 May 1997

Dáil Éireann

Private Members' Business. - Public Service Management (No. 2) Bill, 1997 [ Seanad ]: Committee and Remaining Stages.

24 Apr 1997

Dáil Éireann

Public Service Management (No. 2) Bill, 1997: Second Stage.

22 Apr 1997

Seanad Éireann

Public Service Management (No. 2) Bill, 1997: Report and Final Stages.

22 Apr 1997

Seanad Éireann

Public Service Management (No. 2) Bill, 1997: Motion.

16 Apr 1997

Seanad Éireann

Public Service Management (No. 2) Bill, 1997: Committee Stage.

9 Apr 1997

Seanad Éireann

Public Service Management (No. 2) Bill, 1997: Second Stage (Resumed).

9 Apr 1997

Seanad Éireann

Public Service Management (No. 2) Bill, 1997: Second Stage.

9 Apr 1997

Seanad Éireann

Public Service Management (No. 2) Bill, 1997: Order for Second Stage.