Bill entitled an Act to make further and better provision in relation to forestry; to provide for the development and promotion of forestry in a manner that maximises the economic, environmental and social value of forests within the principles of sustainable forest management; to confer power on the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine to make regulations for the effective management of the forestry sector; to make further provision for the giving effect to Acts of the institutions of the European Union by regulation made by that Minister in respect of forestry and forestry-related activities; to repeal the Forestry Act 1946; to amend the Wildlife Act 1976; to amend the Agriculture Appeals Act 2001; to amend the Environment (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2011 and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 26 Oct 2014

Sponsored by: Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill may now be signed into law by the President

26 Oct 2014

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    22 Apr 2013

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    22 Apr 2013

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    8 Oct 2013

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    8 Oct 2013

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    27 Nov 2013

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    27 Nov 2013

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    17 Sep 2014

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    17 Sep 2014

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    17 Sep 2014

    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)

    17 Sep 2014

    Completed

  • Seanad First Stage

    n/a

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

    n/a

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    1 Oct 2014

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    1 Oct 2014

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    9 Oct 2014

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    9 Oct 2014

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    16 Oct 2014

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    16 Oct 2014

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    16 Oct 2014

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    16 Oct 2014

    Completed

  • Enacted

    26 Oct 2014

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    26 Oct 2014

    Current Stage

 

22 Apr 3013

As Initiated

Forestry Bill 2013

22 Apr 2018

As Initiated

Forestry Bill 2013

26 Oct 2014

Forestry Act 2014

17 Sep 2014

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Forestry Bill 2013

6 Mar 2014

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Forestry Bill 2013

Amendments

15 Oct 2014

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

8 Oct 2014

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

8 Oct 2014

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

3 Jul 2014

Report Stage

2nd Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

20 Jun 2014

Report Stage

1st Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

28 Mar 2014

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

21 Feb 2014

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

16 Oct 2014

Seanad Éireann

Forestry Bill 2013: Report and Final Stages

9 Oct 2014

Seanad Éireann

Forestry Bill 2013: Committee Stage

1 Oct 2014

Seanad Éireann

Forestry Bill 2013: Second Stage

16 Jul 2014

Dáil Éireann

Forestry Bill 2013: Report Stage (Resumed)

10 Jul 2014

Dáil Éireann

Forestry Bill 2013: Report Stage (Resumed)

9 Jul 2014

Dáil Éireann

Forestry Bill 2013: Report Stage

9 Jul 2014

Dáil Éireann

Forestry Bill 2013: Order for Report Stage

6 Mar 2014

Select Committee On Agriculture, Food And The Marine

Forestry Bill 2013: Committee Stage (Resumed)

25 Feb 2014

Select Committee On Agriculture, Food And The Marine

Forestry Bill 2013: Committee Stage

10 Oct 2013

Dáil Éireann

Forestry Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)