Bill entitled an Act to further and better facilitate resolution of disputes by arbitration; to give the force of law to the UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration (as amended by the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law on 7 July 2006) in respect of both international arbitration and other arbitration; to give the force of law in part to the Protocol on Arbitration Clauses opened at Geneva on the 24th day of September 1923, the Convention on the Execution of Foreign Arbitral Awards done at Geneva on the 26th day of September 1927, the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards done at New York on 10 June 1958 and to the Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes between States and Nationals of Other States opened for signature in Washington on 18 March 1965; to repeal the Arbitration Acts 1954 to 1998; and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 8 Mar 2010

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President

8 Mar 2010

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    5 Jun 2008

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    5 Jun 2008

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    5 Jun 2008

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    5 Jun 2008

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    23 Apr 2009

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    23 Apr 2009

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    3 Feb 2010

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    3 Feb 2010

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    3 Feb 2010

    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)

    3 Feb 2010

    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

    11 Feb 2010

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    11 Feb 2010

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    24 Feb 2010

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    24 Feb 2010

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    24 Feb 2010

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    24 Feb 2010

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    24 Feb 2010

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    24 Feb 2010

    Completed

  • Enacted

    8 Mar 2010

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    8 Mar 2010

    Completed

 

8 Mar 2010

An tAcht Eadrána 2010

8 Mar 2010

Arbitration Act 2010

3 Feb 2010

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Arbitration Bill 2008

23 Apr 2009

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Arbitration Bill 2008

6 Jun 2008

As Initiated

Arbitration Bill 2008

Amendments

23 Nov 2009

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

21 Apr 2009

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

24 Feb 2010

Seanad Éireann

Arbitration Bill 2008: Committee and Remaining Stages.

11 Feb 2010

Seanad Éireann

Arbitration Bill 2008: Second Stage.

3 Feb 2010

Dáil Éireann

Arbitration Bill 2008: Report Stage.

3 Feb 2010

Dáil Éireann

Arbitration Bill 2008: Order for Report.

23 Apr 2009

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

Arbitration Bill 2008: Committee Stage.

20 Nov 2008

Dáil Éireann

Arbitration Bill 2008: Referral to Select Committee.

20 Nov 2008

Dáil Éireann

Arbitration Bill 2008: Second Stage (Resumed).

19 Nov 2008

Dáil Éireann

Arbitration Bill 2008: Second Stage.

19 Nov 2008

Dáil Éireann

Arbitration Bill 2008: Order for Second Stage.