Bill entitled an Act to amend the Medical Practitioners Act 2007 to provide for a requirement for registered medical practitioners to have medical indemnity insurance except in certain circumstances; to give effect to Article 4(2)(d) of Directive 2011/24/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 March 2011 on the application of patients’ rights in cross-border healthcare; and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 23 May 2017

Sponsored by: Minister for Health

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill may now be signed into law by the President

23 May 2017

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    30 Jul 2014

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    30 Jul 2014

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    24 Sep 2014

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    24 Sep 2014

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    4 Nov 2015

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    4 Nov 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    17 May 2017

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    17 May 2017

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    17 May 2017

    Seanad Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made and it is set down for Second Stage in the Dáil (Also known as Final Stage)

    17 May 2017

    Completed

  • Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    6 Dec 2016

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    6 Dec 2016

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    8 Mar 2017

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    8 Mar 2017

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    28 Mar 2017

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    28 Mar 2017

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    28 Mar 2017

    Dáil Fifth Stage

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

    28 Mar 2017

    Completed

  • Enacted

    23 May 2017

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    23 May 2017

    Current Stage

 

23 May 2017

Medical Practitioners (Amendment) Act 2017

8 Mar 2017

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Medical Practitioners (Amendment) Bill 2014

4 Nov 2015

As passed by Seanad Éireann

Medical Practitioners (Amendment) Bill 2014

30 Jul 2014

As Initiated

Medical Practitioners (Amendment) Bill 2014

Amendments

29 Mar 2017

Committee Stage

Cream List [Dáil amendments to Seanad Bill]

6 Mar 2017

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

3 Nov 2015

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

Debates

17 May 2017

Seanad Éireann

Medical Practitioners (Amendment) Bill 2014: [Seanad Bill amended by the Dáil] Report and Final Stages

4 Nov 2015

Seanad Éireann

Medical Practitioners (Amendment) Bill 2014: Committee and Remaining Stages

24 Sep 2014

Seanad Éireann

Medical Practitioners (Amendment) Bill 2014: Second Stage (Resumed)

24 Sep 2014

Seanad Éireann

Medical Practitioners (Amendment) Bill 2014: Second Stage

24 Sep 2014

Seanad Éireann

Medical Practitioners (Amendment) Bill 2014: Order for Second Stage