Bill entitled an Act to provide for the appointment and functions of a Legal Services Ombudsman; to provide for videoconferencing in civil proceedings; to amend the Courts (Supplemental Provisions) Act 1961, the Courts of Justice Act 1936, the Courts Service Act 1998, the Courts Act 1971, the Court Officers Act 1945, the Petty Sessions (Ireland) Act 1851, the Solicitors Act 1954 and the Solicitors (Amendment) Act 1994, the Gaming and Lotteries Act 1956, the Landlord and Tenant (Amendment) Act 1980, the Statutory Declarations Act 1938, the Juries Act 1976, the Bankruptcy Act 1988 and the Succession Act 1965; and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 14 Jul 2008

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    20 Apr 2006

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    20 Apr 2006

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    3 Oct 2006

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    3 Oct 2006

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    12 Dec 2007

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    12 Dec 2007

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    7 Feb 2008

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    7 Feb 2008

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    27 Feb 2008

    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)

    27 Feb 2008

    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

    9 Apr 2008

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    9 Apr 2008

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    27 May 2008

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    27 May 2008

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    5 Jun 2008

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    5 Jun 2008

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    5 Jun 2008

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    5 Jun 2008

    Completed

  • Enacted

    14 Jul 2008

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    14 Jul 2008

    Current Stage

 

15 Jul 2008

As passed by both Houses of the Oireachtas

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006

14 Jul 2008

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2008

14 Jul 2008

An tAcht um an Dlí Sibhialta (Forálacha Ilghnéitheacha) 2008

29 Feb 2008

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006

11 Jan 2008

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006

25 Apr 2006

As Initiated

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006

Amendments

5 Jun 2008

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

27 May 2008

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

26 Feb 2008

Report Stage

2nd Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

11 Dec 2007

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

1 Jul 2008

Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006: From the Seanad.

5 Jun 2008

Seanad Éireann

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006: Report and Final Stages

27 May 2008

Seanad Éireann

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006: Committee Stage.

9 Apr 2008

Seanad Éireann

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006: Second Stage.

27 Feb 2008

Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage.

27 Feb 2008

Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006: Report Stage.

27 Feb 2008

Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006: Order for Report Stage.

12 Dec 2007

Select Committee On Justice, Equality, Defence And Women's Rights

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006: Committee Stage.

13 Nov 2007

Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006: Referral to Select Committee.

5 Oct 2006

Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006: Referral to Select Committee.

5 Oct 2006

Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006: Second Stage (Resumed).

4 Oct 2006

Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006: Second Stage (Resumed).

4 Oct 2006

Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006: Second Stage (Resumed).

3 Oct 2006

Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006: Second Stage.

3 Oct 2006

Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006: Order for Second Stage.