Bill entitled an Act to make further and better provision in relation to the Garda Síochána and, in particular, to consolidate with amendments certain enactments relating to the Garda Síochána, to provide for the establishment of a body to be known as Coimisiún Ombudsman an Gharda Síochána or, in English, the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission for the purposes of ensuring openness, transparency and accountability in the process by which complaints against the Garda Síochána are investigated and also for the establishment of a body to be known as Cigireacht an Gharda Síochána or, in English, the Garda Síochána Inspectorate for the purpose of achieving and maintaining the highest levels of efficiency and effectiveness in the operation and administration of the Garda Síochána, and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 10 Jul 2005

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President

10 Jul 2005

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    13 Feb 2004

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    13 Feb 2004

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    2 Mar 2004

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    2 Mar 2004

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    15 Dec 2004

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    15 Dec 2004

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    30 Jun 2005

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    30 Jun 2005

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    30 Jun 2005

    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)

    30 Jun 2005

    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

    21 Apr 2005

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    21 Apr 2005

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    1 Jun 2005

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    1 Jun 2005

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    4 May 2005

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    4 May 2005

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    4 May 2005

    Dáil Fifth Stage

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

    4 May 2005

    Completed

  • Enacted

    10 Jul 2005

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    10 Jul 2005

    Completed

 

10 Jul 2005

Garda Síochána Act 2005

10 Jul 2005

Garda Síochána Act 2005

27 Jun 2005

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004

3 Jun 2005

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Garda Síochána Bill 2004

4 Jan 2005

As passed by Seanad Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004

16 Dec 2004

As amended in Committee [Seanad Éireann]

Garda Síochána Bill 2004

15 Feb 2004

As Initiated

Garda Síochána Bill 2004

Amendments

28 Jun 2005

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

24 Jun 2005

Report Stage

3rd Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

23 Jun 2005

Report Stage

4th Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

23 Jun 2005

Report Stage

Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

22 Jun 2005

Report Stage

3rd Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

22 Jun 2005

Report Stage

1st Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

22 Jun 2005

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

28 Apr 2005

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

30 Jun 2005

Seanad Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad Bill amended by the Dáil]: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage.

29 Jun 2005

Seanad Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad Bill amended by the Dáil]: Report Stage (Resumed).

28 Jun 2005

Seanad Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad Bill amended by the Dáil]: Report Stage.

23 Jun 2005

Dáil Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad]: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage.

23 Jun 2005

Dáil Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad]: Report Stage (Resumed).

22 Jun 2005

Dáil Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad]: Report Stage (Resumed).

22 Jun 2005

Dáil Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad]: Report Stage.

22 Jun 2005

Dáil Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad]: Motion to Recommit.

22 Jun 2005

Dáil Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad]: Order for Report Stage.

31 May 2005

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

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [

17 May 2005

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

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [

4 May 2005

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

Garda Síochána Bill 2004: Committee Stage (Resumed).

28 Apr 2005

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

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad]: Committee Stage.

21 Apr 2005

Dáil Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad]: Referral to Select Committee.

21 Apr 2005

Dáil Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad]: Second Stage (Resumed).

20 Apr 2005

Dáil Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad]: Second Stage (Resumed).

20 Apr 2005

Dáil Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad]: Second Stage (Resumed).

14 Apr 2005

Dáil Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad]: Second Stage (Resumed).

24 Mar 2005

Dáil Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad]: Second Stage (Resumed).

10 Feb 2005

Dáil Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004 [Seanad]: Second Stage.

17 Dec 2004

Seanad Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004: Report and Final Stages.

15 Dec 2004

Seanad Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004: Committee Stage (Resumed).

14 Dec 2004

Seanad Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004: Committee Stage (Resumed).

10 Dec 2004

Seanad Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004: Committee Stage (Resumed).

9 Dec 2004

Seanad Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004: Committee Stage (Resumed).

8 Dec 2004

Seanad Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004: Committee Stage (Resumed).

7 Dec 2004

Seanad Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004: Committee Stage.

11 Mar 2004

Seanad Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

4 Mar 2004

Seanad Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004: Second Stage (Resumed).

2 Mar 2004

Seanad Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004: Second Stage.

2 Mar 2004

Seanad Éireann

Garda Síochána Bill 2004: Order for Second Stage.