Bill entitled an Act to make further provision in relation to the care, protection and control of children and, in particular, to replace the Children Act, 1908, and other enactments relating to juvenile offenders, to amend and extend the Child Care Act, 1991, and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 8 Jul 2001

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    27 Sep 1999

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    27 Sep 1999

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    29 Mar 2000

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    29 Mar 2000

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    7 Feb 2001

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    7 Feb 2001

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    13 Jun 2001

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    13 Jun 2001

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    13 Jun 2001

    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)

    13 Jun 2001

    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

    20 Jun 2001

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    20 Jun 2001

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    27 Jun 2001

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    27 Jun 2001

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    27 Jun 2001

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    27 Jun 2001

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    27 Jun 2001

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    27 Jun 2001

    Completed

  • Enacted

    8 Jul 2001

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    8 Jul 2001

    Current Stage

 

8 Jul 2001

Children Act 2001

13 Jun 2001

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Children Bill 1999

5 Apr 2001

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Children Bill 1999

27 Sep 1999

As Initiated

Children Bill 1999

Debates

27 Jun 2001

Seanad Éireann

Children Bill, 1999: Committee and Remaining Stages.

20 Jun 2001

Seanad Éireann

Children Bill, 1999: Second Stage.

13 Jun 2001

Dáil Éireann

Children Bill, 1999: Report State (Resumed) and Final Stage.

13 Jun 2001

Dáil Éireann

Children Bill, 1999: Report Stage.

13 Jun 2001

Dáil Éireann

Children Bill, 1999: Order for Report Stage.

5 Apr 2001

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

Children Bill, 1999: Committee Stage (Resumed).

4 Apr 2001

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

Children Bill, 1999: Committee Stage (Resumed).

27 Mar 2001

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

Children Bill, 1999: Committee Stage (Resumed).

20 Mar 2001

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

Children Bill, 1999: Committee Stage (Resumed).

27 Feb 2001

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

Children Bill, 1999: Committee Stage (Resumed).

15 Feb 2001

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

Children Bill, 1999: Committee Stage (Resumed).

7 Feb 2001

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

Children Bill, 1999: Committee Stage.

12 Apr 2000

Dáil Éireann

Children Bill, 1999: Referral to Select Committee.

12 Apr 2000

Dáil Éireann

Children Bill, 1999: Second Stage (Resumed).

5 Apr 2000

Dáil Éireann

Children Bill, 1999: Second Stage (Resumed).

5 Apr 2000

Dáil Éireann

Children Bill, 1999: Second Stage (Resumed).

4 Apr 2000

Dáil Éireann

Children Bill, 1999: Second Stage (Resumed).

29 Mar 2000

Dáil Éireann

Children Bill, 1999: Second Stage (Resumed).

29 Mar 2000

Dáil Éireann

Children Bill, 1999: Second Stage (Resumed).

29 Mar 2000

Dáil Éireann

Children Bill, 1999: Second Stage.

29 Mar 2000

Dáil Éireann

Children Bill, 1999: Order for Second Stage.