Bill entitled an Act to give effect to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment adopted by resolution of the General Assembly of the United Nations on the 10th day of December, 1984, to amend certain enactments, and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 14 Jun 2000

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President

14 Jun 2000

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    26 Nov 1998

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    26 Nov 1998

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    3 Feb 1999

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    3 Feb 1999

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    17 Feb 1999

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    17 Feb 1999

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    8 Jun 2000

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    8 Jun 2000

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    8 Jun 2000

    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)

    8 Jun 2000

    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

    7 Oct 1999

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    7 Oct 1999

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    7 Oct 1999

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    7 Oct 1999

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    17 May 2000

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    17 May 2000

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    17 May 2000

    Dáil Fifth Stage

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

    17 May 2000

    Completed

  • Enacted

    14 Jun 2000

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    14 Jun 2000

    Completed

 

14 Jun 2000

An tAcht um Cheartas Coiriúil (Coinbhinsiún na Náisiún Aontaithe in Aghaidh Céastóireachta), 2000

14 Jun 2000

Criminal Justice (United Nations Convention Against Torture) Act 2000

Debates

8 Jun 2000

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Justice (United Nations Convention Against Torture) Bill, 1998 [ Seanad Bill amended by the Dáil ] : Report and Final Stages.

17 May 2000

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice (United Nations Convention Against Torture) Bill, 1998 [ Seanad ] : Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage.

17 May 2000

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice (United Nations Convention Against Torture) Bill, 1998 [ Seanad ] : Report Stage.

17 May 2000

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice (United Nations Convention Against Torture) Bill, 1998 [ Seanad ] : Order for Report Stage.

12 Apr 2000

Select Committee On Justice, Equality, Defence And Women’S Rights

Criminal Justice (United Nations Convention Against Torture) Bill, 1998 [Seanad]: Committee Stage.

7 Oct 1999

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice (United Nations Convention against Torture) Bill, 1998 [ Seanad ] : Referral to Select Committee.

7 Oct 1999

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice (United Nations Convention Against Torture) Bill, 1998 [ Seanad ] : Second Stage.

7 Jul 1999

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Justice (United Nations Convention Against Torture) Bill, 1998: Report Stage.

17 Feb 1999

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Justice (United Nations Convention Against Torture) Bill, 1998: Committee Stage.

3 Feb 1999

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Justice (United Nations Convention against Torture) Bill, 1998: Second Stage.

3 Feb 1999

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Justice (United Nations Convention against Torture) Bill, 1998: Order for Second Stage.