Bill entitled an Act to ensure the transparency of all budgets proposed by the Government where proposed expenditures not exceeding funds estimated to be available for the fiscal year as shown in the budget shall result in the publication of a Fiscal Responsibility Statement to ensure fiscal transparency and policies orientated towards good government and a balanced fiscal position over the medium term

Last updated: 7 Dec 2011

Sponsored by: Sean D. Barrett

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Bill

The Bill has lapsed with the dissolution of the Dáil and Seanad.

7 Dec 2011

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    7 Dec 2011

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    7 Dec 2011

    Current Stage

  • Seanad Second Stage

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    Seanad Third Stage

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

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  • Dáil Second Stage

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    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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    Dáil Third Stage

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

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    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

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    Dáil Fifth Stage

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

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    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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14 Dec 2011

As Initiated

Fiscal Responsibility (Statement) Bill 2011

Debates

14 Dec 2011

Seanad Éireann

Fiscal Responsibility (Statement) Bill 2011: Second Stage

14 Dec 2011

Seanad Éireann

Fiscal Responsibility (Statement) Bill 2011: Order for Second Stage