Bill entitled an Act to confer on each House of the Oireachtas and on both of them acting jointly, through committees, a power to appoint inquiries into and to commission reports upon matters relevant to the exercise of the legislative power of the State including defects in social, economic or administrative systems and systems of governance within the State, for the purpose of proposing legislation to remedy any defects so identified and to make recommendations for the better regulation and governance of the State; and to provide for connected matters

Last updated: 16 Feb 2010

Sponsored by: Pat Rabbitte

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The Bill was defeated by vote.

16 Feb 2010

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    13 Jan 2010

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    13 Jan 2010

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    16 Feb 2010

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    16 Feb 2010

    Completed

  • 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)

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    n/a

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    n/a

    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)

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Seanad First Stage

    n/a

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Seanad Second Stage

    n/a

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    n/a

    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)

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    n/a

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    n/a

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Enacted

    n/a

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    n/a

    Future Stage

 

13 Jan 2010

As Initiated

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Powers of Inquiry) Bill 2010

Debates

17 Feb 2010

Dáil Éireann

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Powers of Inquiry) Bill 2010: Second Stage (Resumed).

16 Feb 2010

Dáil Éireann

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Powers of Inquiry) Bill 2010: Second Stage.

16 Feb 2010

Dáil Éireann

Committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Powers of Inquiry) Bill 2010: Order for Second Stage.