Bill entitled an Act to enable provision to be made for the assessment of health and education needs occasioned to persons with disabilities by their disabilities, to enable Ministers of the Government to make provision, consistent with the resources available to them and their obligations in relation to their allocation, for services to meet those needs, to provide for the preparation of plans by the appropriate Ministers of the Government in relation to the provision of certain of those, and certain other services, to provide for appeals by those persons in relation to the non-provision of those services, to make further and better provision in respect of the use by those persons of public buildings and their employment in the public service and thereby to facilitate generally access by such persons to certain such services and employment and to promote equality and social inclusion and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 8 Jul 2005

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

8 Jul 2005

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    17 Sep 2004

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    17 Sep 2004

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    4 Nov 2004

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    4 Nov 2004

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    12 May 2005

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    12 May 2005

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    28 Jun 2005

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    28 Jun 2005

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    26 May 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 May 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

    2 Jun 2005

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    2 Jun 2005

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    15 Jun 2005

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    15 Jun 2005

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    22 Jun 2005

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    22 Jun 2005

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    22 Jun 2005

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    22 Jun 2005

    Completed

  • Enacted

    8 Jul 2005

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    8 Jul 2005

    Completed

 

8 Jul 2005

Disability Act 2005

8 Jul 2005

As passed by both Houses of the Oireachtas

Disability Bill 2004

27 May 2005

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004

13 May 2005

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Disability Bill 2004

17 Sep 2004

As Initiated

Disability Bill 2004

Amendments

28 Jun 2005

Cream List

Cream List [Seanad amendments to Dáil Bill]

23 Jun 2005

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

14 Jun 2005

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

24 May 2005

Report Stage

Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

20 May 2005

Report Stage

5th Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

19 May 2005

Report Stage

4th Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

18 May 2005

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

18 May 2005

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

18 May 2005

Report Stage

1st Additional & Substitute List of Amendments [Dáil]

3 May 2005

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

28 Jun 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: From the Seanad.

22 Jun 2005

Seanad Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage.

21 Jun 2005

Seanad Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Report Stage.

15 Jun 2005

Seanad Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Committee Stage (Resumed).

15 Jun 2005

Seanad Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Committee Stage (Resumed).

14 Jun 2005

Seanad Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Committee Stage (Resumed).

14 Jun 2005

Seanad Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Committee Stage.

2 Jun 2005

Seanad Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

1 Jun 2005

Seanad Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

1 Jun 2005

Seanad Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

31 May 2005

Seanad Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage.

26 May 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage.

25 May 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Report Stage (Resumed).

25 May 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Report Stage (Resumed).

24 May 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Report Stage (Resumed).

19 May 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Report Stage (Resumed).

18 May 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Report Stage.

18 May 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Order for Report Stage.

12 May 2005

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

Disability Bill 2004: Committee Stage (Resumed).

11 May 2005

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

Disability Bill 2004: Committee Stage (Resumed).

5 May 2005

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

Disability Bill 2004: Committee Stage (Resumed).

3 May 2005

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

Disability Bill 2004: Committee Stage.

19 Apr 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Referral to Select Committee.

19 Apr 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

13 Apr 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

13 Apr 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

12 Apr 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

22 Feb 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

2 Feb 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

2 Feb 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

1 Feb 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

27 Jan 2005

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

8 Dec 2004

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004.

30 Nov 2004

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

Disability Bill 2004: Presentations.

23 Nov 2004

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

Disability Bill 2004: Presentations.

18 Nov 2004

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

18 Nov 2004

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

16 Nov 2004

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

Disability Bill 2004: Presentations.

9 Nov 2004

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

Disability Bill 2004: Presentations.

4 Nov 2004

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Second Stage.

4 Nov 2004

Dáil Éireann

Disability Bill 2004: Order for Second Stage.