Bill entitled an Act to make provision for the election, on a franchise, by institutions of higher education in the State of six members of Seanad Éireann in substitution for those members previously required to be elected by the universities mentioned in subsection 1 of Article 18.4 of the Constitution, to define the franchise on which such members are to be elected, and to provide for connected matters

Last updated: 7 Dec 2000

Sponsored by: Fintan A. Coogan; Mary Jackman

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Bill

The Bill was withdrawn by the sponsor.

19 Feb 1998

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    19 Feb 1998

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    19 Feb 1998

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

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    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad Third Stage

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    Seanad Third Stage

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

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

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    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

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    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)

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    Future Stage

  • Dáil First Stage

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    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Dáil First Stage

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    Future Stage

  • Dáil Second Stage

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    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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    Future Stage

  • Dáil Third Stage

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    Dáil Third Stage

    The Bill is examined section by section and amendments may be made

    (Also known as Committee Stage)

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

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    Dáil Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered

    (Also known as Report Stage)

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

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    Dáil Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made

    (Also known as Final Stage)

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    Future Stage

  • Enacted

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    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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    Future Stage

 

19 Feb 1998

As Initiated

Seanad Electoral (Higher Education) Bill, 1998

Debates

7 Dec 2000

Seanad Éireann

Seanad Electoral (Higher Education) Bill, 1998: Motion to Withdraw.