Bill entitled an Act to reform the recruitment and appointment process of the civil service and certain other bodies in the public service and for that purpose, to provide for new management structures to replace the Civil Service Commissioners and Local Appointments Commissioners, to establish the Commission for Public Service Appointments to oversee the implementation and development of those structures in the context of the public interest and the need to uphold the probity of the recruitment and appointment process, to provide for an Office connected to that Commission, to provide for the establishment of a Public Appointments Service as a recruitment and selection body for the civil service and other bodies in the public service, to introduce flexibility into the recruitment process by enabling the licensing by that Commission, in addition to the licensing of the Public Appointments Service, of any part of those services to undertake their own recruitment in respect of one or more classes of employees and, generally, to enable licence holders to delegate some or all of their recruitment process to persons or bodies specified by that Commission from time to time, to enable those services to respond to changes in their recruitment needs and in the labour market, to provide for both permanent and temporary appointments and to provide for promotion processes, and for those purposes take account of the need to maintain, in the public interest, the integrity and probity of both the recruitment and selection processes for those services and to provide for connected matters

Last updated: 29 Sep 2004

Sponsored by: Minister for Finance

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    12 Dec 2003

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    12 Dec 2003

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    21 Jan 2004

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    21 Jan 2004

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    7 Apr 2004

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    7 Apr 2004

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    16 Jun 2004

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    16 Jun 2004

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    23 Jun 2004

    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)

    23 Jun 2004

    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

    30 Jun 2004

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    30 Jun 2004

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    6 Jul 2004

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    6 Jul 2004

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    29 Sep 2004

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    29 Sep 2004

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    29 Sep 2004

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    29 Sep 2004

    Current Stage

  • Enacted

    n/a

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    Future Stage

 

6 Oct 2004

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Act 2004

24 Jun 2004

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003

16 Apr 2004

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003

12 Dec 2003

As Initiated

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003

Debates

29 Sep 2004

Seanad Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Report and Final Stages.

6 Jul 2004

Seanad Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Committee Stage.

30 Jun 2004

Seanad Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Second Stage.

23 Jun 2004

Dáil Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Report Stage (Resumed).

23 Jun 2004

Dáil Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Report Stage (Resumed).

23 Jun 2004

Dáil Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Report Stage.

23 Jun 2004

Dáil Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Order for Report Stage.

7 Apr 2004

Select Committee On Finance And The Public Service

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Committee Stage (Resumed).

7 Apr 2004

Select Committee On Finance And The Public Service

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Committee Stage.

6 Apr 2004

Dáil Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Financial Resolution.

25 Mar 2004

Dáil Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Referral to Select Committee.

25 Mar 2004

Dáil Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Second Stage (Resumed).

5 Mar 2004

Dáil Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Second Stage (Resumed).

2 Mar 2004

Dáil Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Second Stage (Resumed).

24 Feb 2004

Dáil Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Second Stage (Resumed).

18 Feb 2004

Dáil Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Second Stage (Resumed).

21 Jan 2004

Dáil Éireann

Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Bill 2003: Second Stage.