Bill entitled an Act to amend criminal law and procedure relating to the investigation and prosecution of certain offences and, for that purpose, to amend the Criminal Justice Act 1984 to provide for the suspension in certain circumstances of the detention of persons detained by the Garda Síochána under that Act in connection with the investigation of such offences; to provide a power for judges of the District Court to order persons in certain circumstances to produce documents or provide information or both for the purposes of the investigation of such offences; to amend the Criminal Justice Act 1984 to make further and better provision for persons detained by the Garda Síochána under that Act between the hours of midnight and 8 a.m.; to amend that Act and certain other enactments to make further and better provision for consultation with a solicitor by persons detained by the Garda Síochána under that Act and those enactments in connection with the investigation of offences; to provide for offences relating to the concealment of facts disclosed by documents and the withholding of information in certain circumstances; and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 27 Jul 2011

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice and Equality

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    11 May 2011

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    11 May 2011

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    18 May 2011

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    18 May 2011

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    6 Jul 2011

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    6 Jul 2011

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    14 Jul 2011

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    14 Jul 2011

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    14 Jul 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)

    14 Jul 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

    26 Jul 2011

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    26 Jul 2011

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    27 Jul 2011

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    27 Jul 2011

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    27 Jul 2011

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    27 Jul 2011

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    27 Jul 2011

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    27 Jul 2011

    Current Stage

  • Enacted

    n/a

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    Future Stage

 

2 Aug 2011

An tAcht um Cheartas Coiriúil, 2011

2 Aug 2011

Criminal Justice Act 2011

27 Jul 2011

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

Criminal Justice Bill 2011

14 Jul 2011

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice Bill 2011

6 Jul 2011

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Criminal Justice Bill 2011

11 May 2011

As Initiated

Criminal Justice Bill 2011

Amendments

12 Jul 2011

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

27 Jul 2011

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Justice Bill 2011: Committee and Remaining Stages

26 Jul 2011

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Justice Bill 2011: Second Stage

14 Jul 2011

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice Bill 2011: Report and Final Stages

14 Jul 2011

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice Bill 2011: Order for Report Stage

6 Jul 2011

Select Committee On Justice, Defence And Equality

Criminal Justice Bill 2011: Committee Stage

31 May 2011

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice Bill 2011: Second Stage (Resumed)

18 May 2011

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice Bill 2011: Second Stage

18 May 2011

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice Bill 2011: Order for Second Stage