Bill entitled an Act to promote equality and prohibit types of discrimination, harassment and related behaviour in connection with the provision of services, property and other opportunities to which the public generally or a section of the public has access, to provide for investigating and remedying certain discrimination and other unlawful activities, to provide for the administration by the Equality Authority of various matters pertaining to this Act, to amend the Employment Equality Act, 1998, in relation thereto and in certain other respects and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 26 Apr 2000

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President

26 Apr 2000

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    15 Apr 1999

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    15 Apr 1999

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    20 May 1999

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    20 May 1999

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    20 May 1999

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    20 May 1999

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    19 Apr 2000

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    19 Apr 2000

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    16 Feb 2000

    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)

    16 Feb 2000

    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

    23 Feb 2000

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    23 Feb 2000

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    13 Apr 2000

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    13 Apr 2000

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    13 Apr 2000

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    13 Apr 2000

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    13 Apr 2000

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    13 Apr 2000

    Completed

  • Enacted

    26 Apr 2000

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    26 Apr 2000

    Completed

 

26 Apr 2000

An tAcht um Stádas Comhionann, 2000

26 Apr 2000

Equal Status Act 2000

Debates

19 Apr 2000

Dáil Éireann

Equal Status Bill, 1999: From the Seanad.

13 Apr 2000

Seanad Éireann

Equal Status Bill, 1999: Report and Final Stages.

13 Apr 2000

Seanad Éireann

Equal Status Bill, 1999: Committee Stage (Resumed).

12 Apr 2000

Seanad Éireann

Equal Status Bill, 1999: Committee Stage.

23 Feb 2000

Seanad Éireann

Equal Status Bill, 1999: Second Stage.

16 Feb 2000

Dáil Éireann

Equal Status Bill, 1999 Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage.

16 Feb 2000

Dáil Éireann

Equal Status Bill, 1999: Report Stage (Resumed).

2 Feb 2000

Dáil Éireann

Equal Status Bill, 1999: Report Stage (Resumed).

15 Dec 1999

Dáil Éireann

Equal Status Bill, 1999: Report Stage (Resumed).

15 Dec 1999

Dáil Éireann

Equal Status Bill, 1999: Report Stage.

15 Dec 1999

Dáil Éireann

Equal Status Bill, 1999: Order for Report Stage.

4 Nov 1999

Dáil Éireann

Equal Status Bill, 1999: Message from Select Committee.

4 Nov 1999

Select Committee On Justice, Equality And Women’S Rights

Equal Status Bill, 1999: Committee Stage (Resumed).

3 Nov 1999

Select Committee On Justice, Equality And Women’S Rights

Equal Status Bill, 1999: Committee Stage.

20 May 1999

Dáil Éireann

Equal Status Bill, 1999: Referral to Select Committee.

20 May 1999

Dáil Éireann

Equal Status Bill, 1999: Second Stage.

20 May 1999

Dáil Éireann

Equal Status Bill, 1999: Order for Second Stage.