Bill entitled an Act to prohibit the granting of a court order for the possession of a family home except in circumstances where the court has been presented with a verifiable, detailed and independent analysis of the repayment capacity of the family home owner, and where the court has had an opportunity to review the original mortgage application, and consideration is given to a range of alternative actions that will seek to protect the homeowner’s possession of the family home

Last updated: 27 Jul 2011

Sponsored by: Thomas Byrne; Marc MacSharry

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Bill

The Bill was defeated by vote

27 Jul 2011

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Seanad First Stage

    8 Jul 2011

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    8 Jul 2011

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    27 Jul 2011

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    27 Jul 2011

    Current Stage

  • Seanad Third Stage

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    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

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    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    Future Stage

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

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    Seanad Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made and it is set down for Second Stage in the Dáil (Also known as Final Stage)

    Future Stage

  • Dáil First Stage

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    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Dáil First Stage

    Future Stage

  • Dáil Second Stage

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    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    Future 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

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    Dáil Fifth Stage

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

    Future Stage

  • Enacted

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    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    Future Stage

 

8 Jul 2011

As Initiated

Family Home Bill 2011

Debates

27 Jul 2011

Seanad Éireann

Family Home Bill 2011: Second Stage

27 Jul 2011

Seanad Éireann

Family Home Bill 2011: Order for Second Stage