Bill entitled an Act to establish a register of corporate donors; to provide for reductions in donation and donation declaration limits; to provide for disclosure of accounts by political parties; to amend the law relating to state funding of political parties; for these and other purposes to amend the Electoral Act 1992, the Electoral Act 1997 and the Local Elections (Disclosure of Donations and Expenditure) Act 1999; and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 28 Jul 2012

Sponsored by: Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Act

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Seanad First Stage

    12 Dec 2011

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    12 Dec 2011

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    2 Feb 2012

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    2 Feb 2012

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    15 Feb 2012

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    15 Feb 2012

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    15 Mar 2012

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    15 Mar 2012

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    15 Mar 2012

    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)

    15 Mar 2012

    Completed

  • Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    21 Mar 2012

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    21 Mar 2012

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    19 Jun 2012

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    19 Jun 2012

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    19 Jul 2012

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    19 Jul 2012

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    19 Jul 2012

    Dáil Fifth Stage

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

    19 Jul 2012

    Completed

  • Enacted

    28 Jul 2012

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    28 Jul 2012

    Current Stage

 

28 Jul 2012

An tAcht um Toghcháin (Leasú) (Maoiniú Polaitíochta), 2012

28 Jul 2012

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Act 2012

19 Jul 2012

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011

29 Feb 2012

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011

12 Dec 2011

As Initiated

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011

Amendments

19 Jul 2012

Committee Stage

Cream List [Dáil amendments to Seanad Bill]

17 Jul 2012

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

14 Mar 2012

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

14 Feb 2012

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

Debates

20 Jul 2012

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011 [Seanad Bill amended by the Dáil]: Report and Final Stages

11 Jul 2012

Select Committee On Environment, Culture And The Gaeltacht (Select Sub-Committee On The Environment, Community And Local Government)

Electoral (Amendment)(Political Funding) Bill 2011 [Seanad]: Committee Stage

19 Jun 2012

Dáil Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011: Referral to Select Committee

19 Jun 2012

Dáil Éireann

Electoral (Amendment)(Political Funding) Bill 2011 [Seanad]: Second Stage (Resumed)

6 Jun 2012

Dáil Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011 [Seanad]: Second Stage (Resumed)

9 May 2012

Dáil Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011 [Seanad]: Second Stage (Resumed)

22 Mar 2012

Dáil Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011 [Seanad]: Second Stage (Resumed)

21 Mar 2012

Dáil Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011 [Seanad]: Second Stage

15 Mar 2012

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011: Report and Final Stages

29 Feb 2012

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011: Committee Stage (Resumed)

29 Feb 2012

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011: Committee Stage (Resumed)

21 Feb 2012

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011: Committee Stage (Resumed)

15 Feb 2012

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011: Committee Stage

7 Feb 2012

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) Political Funding Bill 2012: Second Stage (Resumed)

2 Feb 2012

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011: Second Stage

2 Feb 2012

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill 2011: Order for Second Stage