Bill entitled an Act to criminalise the purchase of sexual services and for that purpose to make it an offence to engage or attempt to engage a person for the purposes of obtaining sexual services in return for payment and to make it an offence for a person to obtain sexual services by means of prostitution; to provide for an administrative sanction for first-time offenders and to provide for increased penalties and for that purpose to amend the Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) Act 1993 and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 13 Mar 2013

Sponsored by: Thomas Pringle

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The Bill was defeated by vote.

13 Mar 2013

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    13 Mar 2013

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    13 Mar 2013

    Current Stage

  • Dáil Second Stage

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    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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  • Dáil Third Stage

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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

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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

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    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)

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  • Seanad First Stage

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    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

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  • Seanad Second Stage

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    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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    Future 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)

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    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)

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

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    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

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    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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13 Mar 2018

As Initiated

Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) (Amendment) Bill 2013

Debates

7 May 2013

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) (Amendment) Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed) [Private Members]

3 May 2013

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) (Amendment) Bill 2013: Second Stage [Private Members]

13 Mar 2013

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) (Amendment) Bill 2013: First Stage