Bill entitled an Act to make provision as respects the resolution, mediation and adjudication of disputes and complaints relating to contraventions of, or entitlements under, certain enactments governing the employment relationship between employers and employees; for that purpose, to provide for the establishment of a body to be known as the Workplace Relations Commission; to provide for the dissolution of the Labour Relations Commission and the transfer of its functions to the aforementioned body; to provide for the dissolution of the Employment Appeals Tribunal and the transfer of its functions first instance to the aforementioned body and its appellate functions to the Labour Court; to provide for the transfer of the functions of the Director of the Equality Tribunal to the aforementioned body; to provide for the repeal of certain enactments; to provide for the amendment of certain enactments; and to provide for matters connected therewith

Last updated: 1 Apr 2015

Sponsored by: Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    28 Jul 2014

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    28 Jul 2014

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    8 Oct 2014

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    8 Oct 2014

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    6 Nov 2014

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    6 Nov 2014

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    12 Nov 2014

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    12 Nov 2014

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    21 Jan 2015

    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)

    21 Jan 2015

    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 Feb 2015

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    4 Feb 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    19 Feb 2015

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    19 Feb 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    1 Apr 2015

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    1 Apr 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    1 Apr 2015

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    1 Apr 2015

    Current Stage

  • Enacted

    n/a

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    Future Stage

 

20 May 2015

Workplace Relations Act 2015

2 Apr 2015

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

Workplace Relations Bill 2014

21 Jan 2015

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Workplace Relations Bill 2014

6 Nov 2014

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Workplace Relations Bill 2014

28 Jul 2014

As Initiated

Workplace Relations Bill 2014

Amendments

15 Apr 2015

Committee Stage

Cream List [Seanad amendments to Dáil Bill]

31 Mar 2015

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

31 Mar 2015

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

19 Feb 2015

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

11 Nov 2014

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

4 Nov 2014

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

13 May 2015

Dáil Éireann

Workplace Relations Bill 2014: From the Seanad (Resumed)

5 Mar 2015

Seanad Éireann

Workplace Relations Bill 2014: Committee Stage (Resumed)

5 Mar 2015

Seanad Éireann

Workplace Relations Bill 2014: Committee Stage (Resumed)

25 Feb 2015

Seanad Éireann

Workplace Relations Bill 2014: Committee Stage (Resumed)

19 Feb 2015

Seanad Éireann

Workplace Relations Bill 2014: Committee Stage

4 Feb 2015

Seanad Éireann

Workplace Relations Bill 2014: Second Stage

21 Jan 2015

Dáil Éireann

Workplace Relations Bill 2014: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage

12 Nov 2014

Dáil Éireann

Workplace Relations Bill 2014: Report Stage

12 Nov 2014

Dáil Éireann

Workplace Relations Bill 2014: Order for Report Stage

8 Oct 2014

Dáil Éireann

Workplace Relations Bill 2014: Referral to Select Committee

8 Oct 2014

Dáil Éireann

Workplace Relations Bill 2014: Second Stage (Resumed)

8 Oct 2014

Dáil Éireann

Workplace Relations Bill 2014: Second Stage

8 Oct 2014

Dáil Éireann

Workplace Relations Bill 2014: Order for Second Stage