Bill entitled an Act to make provision for the establishment of a body to be known as the Railway Safety Commission, or in the Irish language, An Coimisiún Sábháilteachta Iarnróid, to define its functions, to provide for the establishment of a body to be known as the Railway Safety Advisory Council, or in the Irish language, An Chomhairle Sábháilteachta Iarnróid, to define its functions, to provide for the general duties of railway undertakings and persons working on railways and other persons, to provide for measures to prevent persons from working on railways who are unfit to carry out that work through alcohol or drugs, to provide for matters relating to carrying out works on public roads in the vicinity of railways, to repeal certain provisions of the Regulation of Railways Acts, 1840 to 1893, and other enactments relating to railways, and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 23 Nov 2005

Sponsored by: Minister for Public Enterprise

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    18 Dec 2001

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    18 Dec 2001

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    17 Oct 2002

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    17 Oct 2002

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    29 Apr 2003

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    29 Apr 2003

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    4 Oct 2005

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    4 Oct 2005

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    11 Oct 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)

    11 Oct 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

    3 Nov 2005

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    3 Nov 2005

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    16 Nov 2005

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    16 Nov 2005

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    23 Nov 2005

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    23 Nov 2005

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    23 Nov 2005

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    23 Nov 2005

    Current Stage

  • Enacted

    n/a

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    Future Stage

 

20 Dec 2005

As passed by both Houses of the Oireachtas

Railway Safety Bill 2001

18 Dec 2005

Railway Safety Act 2005

20 Oct 2005

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001

29 Apr 2003

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Railway Safety Bill 2001

18 Dec 2001

As Initiated

Railway Safety Bill 2001

Amendments

23 Nov 2005

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

16 Nov 2005

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

4 Oct 2005

Report Stage

1st Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

3 Oct 2005

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

30 Nov 2005

Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: From the Seanad.

23 Nov 2005

Seanad Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Report and Final Stages.

16 Nov 2005

Seanad Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Committee Stage.

3 Nov 2005

Seanad Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Second Stage.

11 Oct 2005

Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Fifth Stage.

11 Oct 2005

Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Order for Final Stage.

11 Oct 2005

Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Report Stage (Resumed).

5 Oct 2005

Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Report Stage.

5 Oct 2005

Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Motion to Recommit.

5 Oct 2005

Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Order for Report Stage.

4 Oct 2005

Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Instruction to Committee.

7 May 2003

Select Committee On Transport

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Committee Stage (Resumed).

29 Apr 2003

Select Committee On Transport

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Committee Stage.

27 Feb 2003

Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Referral to Select Committee.

27 Feb 2003

Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Second Stage (Resumed).

6 Feb 2003

Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Second Stage (Resumed).

6 Feb 2003

Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Second Stage (Resumed).

30 Jan 2003

Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill 2001: Second Stage (Resumed).

17 Oct 2002

Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill, 2001: Second Stage.

17 Oct 2002

Dáil Éireann

Railway Safety Bill, 2001: Order for Second Stage.