Bill entitled an Act to make further provision for securing the safety, health and welfare of persons at work and for the enforcement of the relevant statutory provisions, to give further effect to Council Directive 89/391/EEC of 12 June 1989 on the introduction of measures to encourage improvements in the safety and health of workers at work and Council Directive 91/383/EEC of 25 June 1991 on measures to improve the safety and health at work of workers with a fixed-duration or temporary employment relationship, to provide for the further regulation of work activities, to continue in being and confer additional functions on the National Authority for Occupational Safety and Health and rename that body as the Health and Safety Authority, to repeal the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 1989, to provide for the repeal of certain other enactments and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 22 Jun 2005

Sponsored by: Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    21 Jun 2004

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    21 Jun 2004

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    14 Oct 2004

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    14 Oct 2004

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    15 Jun 2005

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    15 Jun 2005

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    23 Feb 2005

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    23 Feb 2005

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    26 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)

    26 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

    11 May 2005

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    11 May 2005

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    17 May 2005

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    17 May 2005

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    31 May 2005

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    31 May 2005

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    31 May 2005

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    31 May 2005

    Completed

  • Enacted

    22 Jun 2005

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    22 Jun 2005

    Current Stage

 

27 Jun 2005

As passed by both Houses of the Oireachtas

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004

22 Jun 2005

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005

22 Jun 2005

An tAcht um Shábháilteacht, Sláinte agus Leas ag an Obair, 2005

5 May 2005

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004

29 Nov 2004

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004

23 Jun 2004

As Initiated

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004

Amendments

16 Jun 2005

Report Stage

Cream List [Seanad amendments to Dáil Bill]

31 May 2005

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

Debates

15 Jun 2005

Dáil Éireann

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004: From the Seanad.

31 May 2005

Seanad Éireann

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004: Report and Final Stages.

17 May 2005

Seanad Éireann

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004: Committee Stage.

11 May 2005

Seanad Éireann

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004: Second Stage.

4 May 2005

Dáil Éireann

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage.

26 Apr 2005

Dáil Éireann

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004: Report Stage (Resumed).

23 Feb 2005

Dáil Éireann

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004: Report Stage.

23 Feb 2005

Dáil Éireann

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004: Order for Report Stage.

24 Nov 2004

Select Committee On Enterprise And Small Business

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004: Committee Stage (Resumed).

23 Nov 2004

Select Committee On Enterprise And Small Business

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004: Committee Stage.

18 Nov 2004

Dáil Éireann

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004: Motion.

11 Nov 2004

Joint Committee On Enterprise And Small Business

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004: Presentations.

14 Oct 2004

Dáil Éireann

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004: Referral to Select Committee.

14 Oct 2004

Dáil Éireann

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004: Second Stage.

14 Oct 2004

Dáil Éireann

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Bill 2004: Order for Second Stage.