Bill entitled an Act to give effect to the International Convention on Liability and Compensation for Damage in connection with the Carriage of Hazardous and Noxious Substances by Sea, 1996, done at London on the 3rd day of May, 1996; to give effect to the Protocol of 1996 to amend the Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims, 1976, done at London on the 2nd day of May, 1996, and for that purpose to amend the Merchant Shipping (Liability of Shipowners and Others) Act, 1996; to amend the Oil Pollution of the Sea (Civil Liability and Compensation) Act, 1988; and to provide for matters connected therewith

Last updated: 30 May 2005

Sponsored by: Minister for Marine and Natural Resources

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    18 Apr 2000

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    18 Apr 2000

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    1 Feb 2001

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    1 Feb 2001

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    17 Nov 2004

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    17 Nov 2004

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    27 Apr 2005

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    27 Apr 2005

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    27 Apr 2005

    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)

    27 Apr 2005

    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

    10 May 2005

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    10 May 2005

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    19 May 2005

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    19 May 2005

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    19 May 2005

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    19 May 2005

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    19 May 2005

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    19 May 2005

    Completed

  • Enacted

    30 May 2005

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    30 May 2005

    Current Stage

 

30 May 2005

Sea Pollution (Hazardous Substances) (Compensation) Act 2005

27 Apr 2005

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Sea Pollution (Hazardous Substances) (Compensation) Bill 2000

17 Nov 2004

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Sea Pollution (Hazardous Substances) (Compensation) Bill 2000

18 Apr 2000

As Initiated

Sea Pollution (Hazardous Substances) (Compensation) Bill 2000

Debates

19 May 2005

Seanad Éireann

Sea Pollution (Hazardous Substances) (Compensation) Bill 2000 changed from Sea Pollution (Hazardous and Noxious Substances) (Civil Liability and Compensation) Bill 2000: Committee and Remaining Stages.

10 May 2005

Seanad Éireann

Sea Pollution (Hazardous Substances) (Compensation) Bill 2000: Second Stage.

27 Apr 2005

Dáil Éireann

Sea Pollution (Hazardous Substances) (Compensation) Bill 2000 changed from Sea Pollution (Hazardous and Noxious Substances) (Civil Liability and Compensation) Bill 2000: Report and Final Stages.

27 Apr 2005

Dáil Éireann

Sea Pollution (Hazardous Substances) (Compensation) Bill 2000 changed from Sea Pollution (Hazardous and Noxious Substances) (Civil Liability and Compensation) Bill 2000: Order for Report Stage.

17 Nov 2004

Select Committee On Communications, Marine And Natural Resources

Sea Pollution (Hazardous and Noxious Substances) (Civil Liability and Compensation) Bill 2000.

14 Nov 2002

Dáil Éireann

Sea Pollution (Hazardous and Noxious Substances) (Civil Liability and Compensation) Bill, 2000: Referral to Select Committee.

14 Nov 2002

Dáil Éireann

Sea Pollution (Hazardous and Noxious Substances) (Civil Liability and Compensation) Bill, 2000: Second Stage (Resumed).

24 Oct 2002

Dáil Éireann

Sea Pollution (Hazardous and Noxious Substances) (Civil Liability and Compensation) Bill, 2000: Second Stage (Resumed).

16 Oct 2002

Dáil Éireann

Sea Pollution (Hazardous and Noxious Substances) (Civil Liability and Compensation) Bill, 2000: Second Stage.

1 Feb 2001

Dáil Éireann

Sea Pollution (Hazardous and Noxious Substances) (Civil Liability and Compensation) Bill, 2000: Second Stage.

1 Feb 2001

Dáil Éireann

Sea Pollution (Hazardous and Noxious Substances) (Civil Liability and Compensation) Bill, 2000: Order for Second Stage.