Bill entitled an Act to amend the Constitution.WHEREAS by virtue of Article 46 of the Constitution any provision of the Constitution may be amended in the manner provided by that Article:AND WHEREAS it is proposed–(A) to amend the Constitution for the purpose of abolishing Seanad Éireann and providing that the Oireachtas shall, from the date of such abolition, consist of the President and Dáil Éireann; and(B) in consequence of the foregoing, to amend otherwise the Constitution and, in particular, to amend those provisions of it that confer functions on Seanad Éireann or that are premised on the existence of that House

Last updated: 4 Oct 2013

Sponsored by: Taoiseach

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The Bill was put to a public vote (referendum) and was rejected by the people.

4 Oct 2013

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    4 Jun 2013

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    4 Jun 2013

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    13 Jun 2013

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    13 Jun 2013

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    25 Jun 2013

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    25 Jun 2013

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    25 Jun 2013

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    25 Jun 2013

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    25 Jun 2013

    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)

    25 Jun 2013

    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

    4 Jul 2013

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    4 Jul 2013

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    11 Jul 2013

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    11 Jul 2013

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    23 Jul 2013

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    23 Jul 2013

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    23 Jul 2013

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    23 Jul 2013

    Completed

  • Enacted

    n/a

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    n/a

    Future Stage

 

17 Jul 2013

As passed by both Houses of the Oireachtas

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013

4 Jun 2013

As Initiated

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013

Amendments

16 Jul 2013

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

9 Jul 2013

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

24 Jun 2013

Committee Stage

1st Additional & Substitute List of Amendments [Dáil]

18 Jun 2013

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

23 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Fifth Stage

23 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

An Bille um Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: An Cúigiú Céim

23 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Report Stage (Resumed)

23 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: An Tuarascáil (Atógáil)

17 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Report Stage

17 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: An Tuarascáil

11 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Committee Stage (Resumed)

11 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: Céim an Choiste (Atógáil)

11 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Committee Stage (Resumed)

11 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: Céim an Choiste (Atógáil)

10 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Committee Stage (Resumed)

10 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: Céim an Choiste (Atógáil)

10 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Committee Stage (Resumed)

10 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: Céim an Choiste (Atógáil)

10 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Committee Stage

10 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: Céim an Choiste

4 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed): Second Stage (Resumed)

4 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: An Dara Céim (Atógáil): An Dara Céim (Atógáil)

3 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

3 Jul 2013

Seanad Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: An Dara Céim (Atógáil)

27 Jun 2013

Seanad Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

27 Jun 2013

Seanad Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: An Dara Céim (Atógáil)

26 Jun 2013

Seanad Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Second Stage

26 Jun 2013

Seanad Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: An Dara Céim

25 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Committee and Remaining Stages

25 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: Céim an Choiste agus na Céimeanna a bheidh Fágtha

25 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

25 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: An Dara Céim (Atógáil)

25 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

25 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: An Dara Céim (Atógáil)

20 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

19 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

19 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

19 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: An Dara Céim (Atógáil)

19 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

19 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: An Dara Céim (Atógáil)

18 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

18 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: An Dara Céim (Atógáil)

18 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

18 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBurnreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: An Dara Céim (Atógáil)

13 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Second Stage

13 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann), 2013: An Dara Céim

13 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

Thirty-second Amendment of the Constitution (Abolition of Seanad Éireann) Bill 2013: Order for Second Stage

13 Jun 2013

Dáil Éireann

An Bille um an Dara Leasú is Tríocha ar an mBunreacht (Deireadh a Chur le Seanad Éireann) 2013: Ordú don Dara Céim