Bill entitled an Act to give effect to Council Framework Decision of 19 July 2002 on combating trafficking in human beings; to give effect, in part, to the United Nations Protocol to prevent, suppress and punish trafficking in persons, especially women and children, supplementing the United Nations Convention against transnational organised crime, done at New York on 15 November 2000, and the Council of Europe Convention on action against trafficking in human beings done at Warsaw on 16 May 2005; for those purposes to amend certain enactments; to amend section 3 of the Sex Offenders Act 2001; and to provide for matters connected therewith

Last updated: 7 May 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

    9 Oct 2007

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    9 Oct 2007

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    25 Oct 2007

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    25 Oct 2007

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    20 Nov 2007

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    20 Nov 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

    7 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)

    7 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

    13 Feb 2008

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    13 Feb 2008

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    26 Feb 2008

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    26 Feb 2008

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    11 Mar 2008

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    11 Mar 2008

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    11 Mar 2008

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    11 Mar 2008

    Completed

  • Enacted

    7 May 2008

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    7 May 2008

    Current Stage

 

8 May 2008

As passed by both Houses of the Oireachtas

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007

7 May 2008

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Act 2008

7 May 2008

An tAcht um an Dlí Coiriúil (Gáinneáil ar Dhaoine) 2008

7 Feb 2008

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007

29 Nov 2007

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007

11 Oct 2007

As Initiated

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007

Amendments

11 Mar 2008

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

11 Mar 2008

Report Stage

1st Substitute List of Amendments [Seanad]

26 Feb 2008

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

7 Feb 2008

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

26 Nov 2007

Committee Stage

3rd Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

19 Nov 2007

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

19 Nov 2007

Committee Stage

2nd Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

Debates

1 May 2008

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007: Motion.

1 May 2008

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007: Message from the Dáil.

30 Apr 2008

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007: From the Seanad.

11 Mar 2008

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007: Report and Final Stages.

26 Feb 2008

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007: Committee Stage.

19 Feb 2008

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007: Second Stage (Resumed).

13 Feb 2008

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007: Second Stage.

7 Feb 2008

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007: Report and Final Stages.

28 Nov 2007

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

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007: Committee Stage (Resumed).

20 Nov 2007

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

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007: Committee Stage.

1 Nov 2007

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007: Referral to Select Committee.

1 Nov 2007

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007: Second Stage (Resumed).

25 Oct 2007

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007: Second Stage.

25 Oct 2007

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007: Order for Second Stage.