Bill entitled an Act to give further effect to the Protocol for the Prohibition of the Use in War of Asphyxiating, Poisonous or Other Gases, and of Bacteriological Methods of Warfare, Done at Geneva on 17 June 1925; to give further effect to the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their Destruction, Done at Washington, London and Moscow on 10 April 1972; and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 10 Jul 2011

Sponsored by: Minister for Foreign Affairs

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    27 Jul 2010

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    27 Jul 2010

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    7 Oct 2010

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    7 Oct 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

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    5 May 2011

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    5 May 2011

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    5 May 2011

    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)

    5 May 2011

    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

    8 Jun 2011

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    8 Jun 2011

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    9 Jun 2011

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    9 Jun 2011

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    9 Jun 2011

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    9 Jun 2011

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    9 Jun 2011

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    9 Jun 2011

    Completed

  • Enacted

    10 Jul 2011

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    10 Jul 2011

    Current Stage

 

22 Jul 2011

An tAcht um Airm Bhitheolaíocha 2011

10 Jul 2011

Biological Weapons Act 2011

30 Jun 2011

As deemed to have been passed by both Houses of the Oireachtas

Biological Weapons Bill 2010

5 May 2011

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Biological Weapons Bill 2010

15 Dec 2010

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Biological Weapons Bill 2010

27 Jul 2010

As Initiated

Biological Weapons Bill 2010

Amendments

27 Jun 2011

Committee Stage

Cream List [Seanad amendments to Dáil Bill]

9 Jun 2011

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

4 May 2011

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

13 Dec 2010

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

30 Jun 2011

Dáil Éireann

Biological Weapons Bill 2010: From the Seanad

9 Jun 2011

Seanad Éireann

Biological Weapons Bill 2010: Committee and Remaining Stages

8 Jun 2011

Seanad Éireann

Biological Weapons Bill 2010: Second Stage

5 May 2011

Dáil Éireann

Biological Weapons Bill 2010: Report and Final Stages

5 May 2011

Dáil Éireann

Biological Weapons Bill 2010: Order for Report Stage

15 Dec 2010

Dáil Éireann

Biological Weapons Bill 2010: Message from Select Committee

15 Dec 2010

Select Committee On Foreign Affairs

Biological Weapons Bill 2010: Committee Stage

7 Oct 2010

Dáil Éireann

Biological Weapons Bill 2010: Referral to Select Committee

7 Oct 2010

Dáil Éireann

Biological Weapons Bill 2010: Second Stage

7 Oct 2010

Dáil Éireann

Biological Weapons Bill 2010: Order for Second Stage