Bill entitled an Act to give effect to Directive 95/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 24 October 1995 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, for that purpose to amend the Data Protection Act, 1988, and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 10 Apr 2003

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Act

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Seanad First Stage

    25 Feb 2002

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    25 Feb 2002

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    24 Apr 2002

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    24 Apr 2002

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    24 Apr 2002

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    24 Apr 2002

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    24 Apr 2002

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    24 Apr 2002

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    24 Apr 2002

    Seanad Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made and it is set down for Second Stage in the Dáil (Also known as Final Stage)

    24 Apr 2002

    Completed

  • Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    22 Oct 2002

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    22 Oct 2002

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    12 Feb 2003

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    12 Feb 2003

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    2 Apr 2003

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    2 Apr 2003

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    2 Apr 2003

    Dáil Fifth Stage

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

    2 Apr 2003

    Completed

  • Enacted

    10 Apr 2003

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    10 Apr 2003

    Current Stage

 

10 Apr 2003

Data Protection (Amendment) Act 2003

10 Apr 2003

An tAcht um Chosaint Sonraí (Leasú), 2003

12 Feb 2003

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Data Protection (Amendment) Bill 2002

25 Feb 2002

As Initiated

Data Protection (Amendment) Bill 2002

Debates

3 Apr 2003

Seanad Éireann

Data Protection (Amendment) Bill 2002 [ Seanad Bill amended by the Dáil ] : Report and Final Stages.

2 Apr 2003

Dáil Éireann

Data Protection (Amendment) Bill 2002 [ Seanad ] : Report and Final Stages.

2 Apr 2003

Dáil Éireann

Data Protection (Amendment) Bill 2002 [ Seanad ] : Order for Report Stage.

12 Feb 2003

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

Data Protection (Amendment) Bill 2002: Committee Stage.

24 Oct 2002

Dáil Éireann

Data Protection (Amendment Bill), 2002: Referral to Select Committee.

24 Oct 2002

Dáil Éireann

Data Protection (Amendment) Bill, 2002 [ Seanad ] : Second Stage (Resumed).

22 Oct 2002

Dáil Éireann

Data Protection (Amendment) Bill, 2002 [ Seanad ] : Second Stage.

24 Apr 2002

Seanad Éireann

Order of Business. - Data Protection (Amendment) Bill, 2002: Second and Subsequent Stages.

24 Apr 2002

Seanad Éireann

Order of Business. - Data Protection (Amendment) Bill, 2002: Order for Second Stage.