Bill entitled an Act to provide for reform of the appointment processes of persons to the boards of statutory agencies; to provide for Oireachtas supervision of the appointment of ministerial nominees to the position of new members or the re-appointment of existing members to the boards of statutory agencies; to provide for the overseeing of and confirmation by resolution of Dáil Éireann of the appointment of ministerial nominees to the position of chief executive and board chairperson of statutory agencies; to uphold the probity of the appointment process, and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 23 Sep 2009

Sponsored by: Leo Varadkar

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The Bill was defeated by vote

23 Sep 2009

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    10 Aug 2008

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    10 Aug 2008

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    22 Sep 2009

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    22 Sep 2009

    Current Stage

  • Dáil Third Stage

    n/a

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    Future Stage

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    n/a

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    Future Stage

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    n/a

    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)

    Future Stage

  • Seanad First Stage

    n/a

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

    Future Stage

  • Seanad Second Stage

    n/a

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    Future Stage

  • Seanad Third Stage

    n/a

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    Future Stage

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    n/a

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    Future Stage

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    n/a

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    Future Stage

  • Enacted

    n/a

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    Future Stage

 

30 Sep 2008

As Initiated

Public Appointments Transparency Bill 2008

Debates

23 Sep 2009

Dáil Éireann

Public Appointments Transparency Bill 2009: Second Stage (Resumed).

22 Sep 2009

Dáil Éireann

Public Appointments Transparency Bill 2008: Second Stage.

10 Jul 2008

Dáil Éireann

Public Appointments Transparency Bill 2008: First Stage.