Bill entitled an Act to set a target for the year 2050 for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions; to establish the Department of the Taoiseach as the co-ordinating department under the Act; to confer powers on the Taoiseach to make regulations; to provide for carbon budgets; to establish an Office of Climate Change and Renewable Energy and a Climate Change Commission; to amend the Carbon Fund Act 2007; to put in place a framework and enabling provisions to meet European Union and international commitments on climate change; and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 31 Jan 2013

Sponsored by: Brian Stanley

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The Bill has lapsed with the dissolution of the Dáil and Seanad

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Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

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    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

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  • Dáil Second Stage

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    Dáil Second Stage

    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

    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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    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

    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)

    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)

    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

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    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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31 Jan 2013

As Initiated

Climate Change Bill 2013

Debates

31 Jan 2013

Dáil Éireann

Climate Change Bill 2013: First Stage