Bill entitled an Act to provide further protection for human rights and, for that purpose, to establish a body to be known as An Coimisiún um Chearta an Duine or, in the English language, the Human Rights Commission, to define its functions and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 31 May 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.

31 May 2000

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    5 Jul 1999

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    5 Jul 1999

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    25 Nov 1999

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    25 Nov 1999

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    1 Mar 2000

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    (Also known as Committee Stage)

    1 Mar 2000

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    10 May 2000

    Dáil Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered

    (Also known as Report Stage)

    10 May 2000

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    10 May 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)

    10 May 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

    18 May 2000

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    18 May 2000

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    24 May 2000

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    24 May 2000

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    24 May 2000

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    24 May 2000

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    24 May 2000

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    24 May 2000

    Completed

  • Enacted

    31 May 2000

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    31 May 2000

    Completed

 

31 May 2000

Acht an Choimisiúin um Chearta an Duine, 2000

31 May 2000

Human Rights Commission Act 2000

Debates

24 May 2000

Seanad Éireann

Human Rights Commission Bill, 1999: Committee and Remaining Stages.

18 May 2000

Seanad Éireann

Human Rights Commission Bill, 1999: Second Stage.

10 May 2000

Dáil Éireann

Human Rights Commission Bill, 1999: Report and Final Stages. - International Development Association (Amendment) Bill, 1999: Second Stage.

10 May 2000

Dáil Éireann

Human Rights Commission Bill, 1999: Report and Final Stages. - International Development Association (Amendment) Bill, 1999: Order for Second Stage.

10 May 2000

Dáil Éireann

Human Rights Commission Bill, 1999: Report and Final Stages.

10 May 2000

Dáil Éireann

Human Rights Commission Bill, 1999: Order for Report Stage.

20 Apr 2000

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

Human Rights Commission Bill, 1999: Committee Stage.

1 Mar 2000

Dáil Éireann

Human Rights Commission Bill, 2000: Referral to Select Committee.

1 Mar 2000

Dáil Éireann

Human Rights Commission Bill, 2000: Second Stage (Resumed).

25 Nov 1999

Dáil Éireann

Human Rights Commission Bill, 1999: Second Stage (Resumed).

25 Nov 1999

Dáil Éireann

Human Rights Commission Bill, 1999: Second Stage.

25 Nov 1999

Dáil Éireann

Human Rights Commission Bill, 1999: Order for Second Stage.

4 Mar 1999

Seanad Éireann

Human Rights Commission Bill, 1999: Referral to Joint Committee.