Bill entitled an Act to amend the Debtors (Ireland) Act, 1840, the Courts of Justice Act, 1924, the Courts of Justice Act, 1936, the Court Officers Act, 1945, the Courts (Establishment and Constitution) Act, 1961, the Courts (Supplemental Provisions) Act, 1961, the Guardianship of Infants Act, 1964, the Courts Act, 1964, the Courts Act, 1971, the Charities Act, 1973, the Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Act, 1976, the Courts and Court Officers Act, 1995, the Courts Service Act, 1998, the Jurisdiction of Courts and Enforcement of Judgments Act, 1998, to amend various enactments for the purpose of increasing the monetary limit of the jurisdiction of the Circuit Court, and of the District Court, in civil matters, to repeal certain enactments and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 10 Apr 2002

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

10 Apr 2002

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    30 Mar 2001

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    30 Mar 2001

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    8 Mar 2002

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    8 Mar 2002

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    8 Mar 2002

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    8 Mar 2002

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    26 Mar 2002

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    26 Mar 2002

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    26 Mar 2002

    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)

    26 Mar 2002

    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

    28 Mar 2002

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    28 Mar 2002

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    28 Mar 2002

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    28 Mar 2002

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    28 Mar 2002

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    28 Mar 2002

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    28 Mar 2002

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    28 Mar 2002

    Completed

  • Enacted

    10 Apr 2002

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    10 Apr 2002

    Completed

 

10 Apr 2002

Courts and Court Officers Act 2002

26 Mar 2002

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill 2001

22 Mar 2002

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Courts and Court Officers Bill 2001

30 Mar 2001

As Initiated

Courts and Court Officers Bill 2001

Debates

28 Mar 2002

Seanad Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 2001: Committee and Remaining Stages.

28 Mar 2002

Seanad Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 2001: Second Stage.

26 Mar 2002

Dáil Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 2001: Report and Final Stages.

26 Mar 2002

Dáil Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 2001: Order for Report Stage.

22 Mar 2002

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

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 2001: Committee Stage (Resumed).

12 Mar 2002

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

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 2001: Committee Stage.

8 Mar 2002

Dáil Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 2001: Referral to Select Committee.

8 Mar 2002

Dáil Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 2001: Second Stage.

8 Mar 2002

Dáil Éireann

Courts and Court Officers Bill, 2001: Order for Second Stage.