Bill entitled an Act to amend the Constitution

Last updated: 14 Nov 1997

Sponsored by: Taoiseach

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President

14 Nov 1997

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    15 May 1997

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    15 May 1997

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    10 Sep 1997

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    10 Sep 1997

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    10 Sep 1997

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    10 Sep 1997

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    10 Sep 1997

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    10 Sep 1997

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    10 Sep 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 Sep 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

    17 Sep 1997

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    17 Sep 1997

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    17 Sep 1997

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    17 Sep 1997

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    17 Sep 1997

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    17 Sep 1997

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    17 Sep 1997

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    17 Sep 1997

    Completed

  • Enacted

    14 Nov 1997

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    14 Nov 1997

    Completed

 

14 Nov 1997

Seventeenth Amendment of the Constitution Act 1997

Debates

17 Sep 1997

Seanad Éireann

An Bille um an Seachtú Leasú Déag ar an mBunreacht (Uimh. 2), 1997: An Coiste agus na Céimeanna Deiridh. Seventeenth Amendment of the Constitution (No. 2) Bill, 1997: Committee and Remaining Stages.

17 Sep 1997

Seanad Éireann

An Bille um an Seachtú Leasú Déag ar mBunreacht (Uimh. 2), 1997: An Dara Céim. Seventeenth Amendment of the Constitution (No. 2) Bill, 1997: Second Stage.

10 Sep 1997

Dáil Éireann

An Bille um an Seachtú Leasú Déag ar an mBunreacht (Uimh. 2), 1997: Céim an Choiste. Seventeenth Amendment of the Constitution (No. 2) Bill, 1997: Committee Stage.

10 Sep 1997

Dáil Éireann

An Bille um an Seachtú Leasú Déag ar an mBunreacht (Uimh. 2), 1997: An Dara Céim. Seventeenth Amendment of the Constitution (No. 2) Bill, 1997: Second Stage.

10 Sep 1997

Dáil Éireann

An Bille um an Seachtú Leasú Déag ar an mBunreacht (Uimh. 2), 1997: Tairiscint. Seventeenth Amendment of the Constitution (No. 2) Bill, 1997: Motion.