Bill entitled an Act to revise the law relating to the health and welfare of animals and their protection and identification; to provide for the regulation of certain activities relating to animals; to prevent cruelty to animals; to make provision for the licensing of animal marts and for levies for the purposes of animal health and the control of animal diseases; to repeal various enactments relating to animals; to amend the Animal Remedies Act 1993 and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 29 May 2013

Sponsored by: Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Act

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Seanad First Stage

    23 Apr 2012

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    23 Apr 2012

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    3 May 2012

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    3 May 2012

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    22 May 2012

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    22 May 2012

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    18 Jul 2012

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    18 Jul 2012

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    18 Jul 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)

    18 Jul 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

    19 Sep 2012

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    19 Sep 2012

    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

    27 Mar 2013

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    27 Mar 2013

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    28 Mar 2013

    Dáil Fifth Stage

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

    28 Mar 2013

    Completed

  • Enacted

    29 May 2013

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    29 May 2013

    Current Stage

 

29 May 2013

An tAcht um Shláinte agus Leas Ainmhithe 2013

29 May 2013

Animal Health and Welfare Act 2013

22 May 2013

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012

8 Nov 2012

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012

22 May 2012

As amended in Committee [Seanad Éireann]

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012

23 Apr 2012

As Initiated

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012

Amendments

26 Apr 2013

Report Stage

Cream List [Dáil amendments to Seanad Bill]

25 Mar 2013

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

30 Nov 2012

Committee Stage

4th Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

26 Nov 2012

Committee Stage

3rd Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

19 Nov 2012

Committee Stage

1st Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

19 Nov 2012

Committee Stage

2nd Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

6 Nov 2012

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

17 Jul 2012

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

18 Jun 2012

Committee Stage

1st Additional List of Amendments [Seanad]

18 Jun 2012

Committee Stage

1st Additional & Substitute List of Amendments [Seanad]

21 May 2012

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

Debates

22 May 2013

Seanad Éireann

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012: [Seanad Bill amended by the Dáil] Report and Final Stages

5 Dec 2012

Select Committee On Agriculture, Food And The Marine

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012: Committee Stage (Resumed)

27 Nov 2012

Select Committee On Agriculture, Food And The Marine

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012: Committee Stage (Resumed)

22 Nov 2012

Select Committee On Agriculture, Food And The Marine

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012: Committee Stage (Resumed)

8 Nov 2012

Select Committee On Agriculture, Food And The Marine

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012: Committee Stage

18 Jul 2012

Seanad Éireann

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012: Report and Final Stages

11 Jul 2012

Seanad Éireann

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012: Committee Stage (Resumed)

20 Jun 2012

Seanad Éireann

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012: Committee Stage (Resumed)

23 May 2012

Seanad Éireann

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012: Committee Stage (Resumed)

22 May 2012

Seanad Éireann

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012: Committee Stage

3 May 2012

Seanad Éireann

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012: Second Stage

3 May 2012

Seanad Éireann

Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012: Order for Second Stage