Bill entitled an Act to make further and better provision in relation to local government and, in particular, to amalgamate Limerick County Council with Limerick City Council, Waterford County Council with Waterford City Council and North Tipperary County Council with South Tipperary County Council, to provide for the position of chief executive in relation to each local authority, to dissolve town councils, to make provision for municipal districts, to assign additional reserved functions to local authority members, to dissolve county development boards and city development boards and make provision for the establishment of local community development committees, for planning and oversight of local and community development programmes, to provide for an increased role for local authorities in economic development and enterprise support, to amend the Local Government Act 1991 and provide for regional assemblies, to enable (subject to certain preconditions) a plebiscite to be held in the administrative areas of the local authorities in the Dublin area in respect of a directly elected Mayor for that area and for those and other purposes to amend the Local Government Acts 1925 to 2013, the Local Elections Acts 1974 to 2012 and other enactments relating to elections, the Housing Acts 1966 to 2013 and the Planning and Development Act 2000, to amend other acts in connection with the foregoing matters, to amend section 20 of the Dublin Docklands Development Authority Act 1997 and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 27 Jan 2014

Sponsored by: Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    15 Oct 2013

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    15 Oct 2013

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    5 Nov 2013

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    5 Nov 2013

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    3 Dec 2013

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    3 Dec 2013

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    11 Dec 2013

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    11 Dec 2013

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    11 Dec 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)

    11 Dec 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

    16 Dec 2013

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    16 Dec 2013

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    18 Dec 2013

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    18 Dec 2013

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    15 Jan 2014

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    15 Jan 2014

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    15 Jan 2014

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    15 Jan 2014

    Completed

  • Enacted

    27 Jan 2014

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    27 Jan 2014

    Current Stage

 

27 Jan 2014

Local Government Reform Act 2014

22 Jan 2014

As deemed to have been passed by both Houses of the Oireachtas

Local Government Reform Bill 2013

22 Jan 2014

As passed by both Houses of the Oireachtas

Local Government Reform Bill 2013

3 Dec 2013

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Local Government Reform Bill 2013

15 Oct 2013

As Initiated

Local Government Reform Bill 2013

Amendments

21 Jan 2014

Report Stage

Cream List [Seanad amendments to Dáil Bill]

14 Jan 2014

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

13 Jan 2014

Committee Stage

Cream List [Seanad amendments to Dáil Bill]

17 Dec 2013

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

9 Dec 2013

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

6 Dec 2013

Committee Stage

1st Additional List of Amendments [Dáil]

29 Nov 2013

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

22 Jan 2014

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Reform Bill 2013: From the Seanad (Resumed)

22 Jan 2014

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Reform Bill 2013: From the Seanad

15 Jan 2014

Seanad Éireann

Local Government Reform Bill 2013: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage

15 Jan 2014

Seanad Éireann

Local Government Reform Bill 2013: Report Stage

20 Dec 2013

Seanad Éireann

Local Government Reform Bill 2013: Committee Stage (Resumed)

19 Dec 2013

Seanad Éireann

Local Government Reform Bill 2013: Committee Stage (Resumed)

18 Dec 2013

Seanad Éireann

Local Government Reform Bill 2013: Committee Stage

16 Dec 2013

Seanad Éireann

Local Government Reform Bill 2013: Second Stage

11 Dec 2013

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Reform Bill 2013: Fifth Stage

11 Dec 2013

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Reform Bill 2013: Report Stage (Resumed)

11 Dec 2013

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Reform Bill 2013: Report Stage

11 Dec 2013

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Reform Bill 2013: Order for Report Stage

3 Dec 2013

Select Sub-Committee On The Environment, Community And Local Government

Local Government Bill 2013: Committee Stage

19 Nov 2013

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

14 Nov 2013

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

14 Nov 2013

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

14 Nov 2013

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

13 Nov 2013

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

5 Nov 2013

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

23 Oct 2013

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

23 Oct 2013

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

22 Oct 2013

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Bill 2013: Second Stage

22 Oct 2013

Dáil Éireann

Local Government Bill 2013: Order for Second Stage