Bill entitled an Act to establish the health service executive and to provide for the dissolution of the Eastern Regional Health Authority, the Northern Area Health Board, the East Coast Area Health Board, the South-Western Area Health Board, the Health Boards established under the Health Act 1970 and certain other bodies; to provide for the transfer of the functions of the dissolved bodies and their employees to the health service executive; to establish mechanisms for involving public representatives, users of health and personal social services and other members of the public in matters relating to those services; to establish a statutory framework for handling certain complaints relating to health and personal social services; to establish mechanisms for the future dissolution of certain other health bodies and for the transfer of their functions and employees to the health service executive; and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 16 Dec 2004

Sponsored by: Minister for Health and Children

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    17 Nov 2004

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    17 Nov 2004

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    23 Nov 2004

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    23 Nov 2004

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    1 Dec 2004

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    1 Dec 2004

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    9 Dec 2004

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    9 Dec 2004

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    9 Dec 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)

    9 Dec 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

    10 Dec 2004

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    10 Dec 2004

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    14 Dec 2004

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    14 Dec 2004

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    16 Dec 2004

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    16 Dec 2004

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    16 Dec 2004

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    16 Dec 2004

    Current Stage

  • Enacted

    n/a

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    Future Stage

 

17 Dec 2004

Health Act 2004

10 Dec 2004

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Health Bill 2004

8 Dec 2004

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Health Bill 2004

24 Nov 2004

As Initiated

Health Bill 2004

Debates

16 Dec 2004

Seanad Éireann

Health Bill 2004: Motion for Earlier Signature.

16 Dec 2004

Seanad Éireann

Health Bill 2004: Report and Final Stages.

14 Dec 2004

Seanad Éireann

Health Bill 2004: Committee Stage.

10 Dec 2004

Seanad Éireann

Health Bill 2004: Second Stage.

9 Dec 2004

Dáil Éireann

Health Bill 2004: Report and Final Stages.

9 Dec 2004

Dáil Éireann

Health Bill 2004: Motion to Recommit.

2 Dec 2004

Select Committee On Health And Children

Health Bill 2004: Committee Stage (Resumed).

2 Dec 2004

Select Committee On Health And Children

Health Bill 2004: Committee Stage (Resumed).

1 Dec 2004

Select Committee On Health And Children

Health Bill 2004: Committee Stage.

30 Nov 2004

Dáil Éireann

Health Bill 2004: Referral to Select Committee.

30 Nov 2004

Dáil Éireann

Health Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

26 Nov 2004

Dáil Éireann

Health Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

24 Nov 2004

Dáil Éireann

Health Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

23 Nov 2004

Dáil Éireann

Health Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

23 Nov 2004

Dáil Éireann

Health Bill 2004: Second Stage.

23 Nov 2004

Dáil Éireann

Health Bill 2004: Order for Second Stage.