Bill entitled an Act to make further and better provision in relation to the Committee of Public Accounts of Dáil Éireann's power to obtain evidence including the compellability of witnesses; to ensure the Committee has the right to examine where there is a risk to the public finances any person or body as it so sees fit; to provide for the appointment of a parliamentary inspector to carry out a preliminary examination in cases where the Comptroller and Auditor General is precluded from doing so; to amend the Houses of the Oireachtas (Inquiries, Privileges and Procedures) Act 2013; and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 10 Jul 2014

Sponsored by: Shane Ross

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

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

10 Jul 2014

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    10 Jul 2014

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    10 Jul 2014

    Completed

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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

    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

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  • 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

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    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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10 Jul 2014

As Initiated

Committee of Public Accounts of Dáil Éireann (Compellability of Witnesses) Bill 2014

Debates

10 Jul 2014

Dáil Éireann

Committee of Public Accounts of Dáil Éireann (Compellability of Witnesses) Bill 2014: First Stage