Bill entitled an Act to provide for the issue by the Minister for Foreign Affairs on the authority of the Government of passports to Irish citizens to be used by them as evidence of identity and citizenship, to provide for the processing of personal data, including biometric data, for the issue of passports and the maintenance of the integrity of the system for issuing passports, to provide for the cancellation and surrender of passports in certain circumstances, to provide for offences relating to passports, to provide for the issue of emergency travel certificates in certain circumstances, to amend the Diplomatic and Consular Officers (Provision of Services) Act 1993 and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 26 Mar 2008

Sponsored by: Minister for Foreign Affairs

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President.

26 Mar 2008

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    29 Apr 2007

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    29 Apr 2007

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    18 Oct 2007

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    18 Oct 2007

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    13 Nov 2007

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    13 Nov 2007

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    27 Feb 2008

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    27 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

    5 Mar 2008

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    5 Mar 2008

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    19 Mar 2008

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    19 Mar 2008

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    19 Mar 2008

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    19 Mar 2008

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    19 Mar 2008

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    19 Mar 2008

    Completed

  • Enacted

    26 Mar 2008

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    26 Mar 2008

    Completed

 

26 Mar 2008

Acht na bPasanna, 2008

26 Mar 2008

Passports Act 2008

29 Feb 2008

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Passports Bill 2007

10 Dec 2007

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Passports Bill 2007

12 Apr 2007

As Initiated

Passports Bill 2007

12 Apr 2007

As Initiated

Passports Bill 2007

Amendments

12 Mar 2008

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

18 Feb 2008

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

4 Dec 2007

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

19 Mar 2008

Seanad Éireann

Passports Bill 2007: Committee Stage (Resumed) and Remaining Stages.

12 Mar 2008

Seanad Éireann

Passports Bill 2007: Committee Stage.

5 Mar 2008

Seanad Éireann

Passports Bill 2007: Second Stage.

27 Feb 2008

Dáil Éireann

Passports Bill 2007: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage.

19 Feb 2008

Dáil Éireann

Passports Bill 2007: Report Stage.

19 Feb 2008

Dáil Éireann

Passports Bill 2007: Order for Report Stage.

5 Dec 2007

Dáil Éireann

Passports Bill 2007: Financial Resolution.

13 Nov 2007

Dáil Éireann

Passports Bill 2007: Referral to Select Committee.

18 Oct 2007

Dáil Éireann

Passports Bill 2007: Second Stage.

18 Oct 2007

Dáil Éireann

Passports Bill 2007: Order for Second Stage.