Bill entitled an Act to amend the Housing Act 1988 and the Residential Tenancies Act 2004 to update the definition of "homelessness" to more appropriately address the needs of people experiencing homelessness, to bring the task of homelessness prevention within the remit of the Housing Act 1988, and to provide for rent certainty in the private rental market and for related matters

Last updated: 02 Dec 2015

Sponsored by: Dessie Ellis

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The Bill was defeated by vote.

26 Nov 2015

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    26 Nov 2015

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    26 Nov 2015

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    26 Nov 2015

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    26 Nov 2015

    Completed

  • 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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    Future Stage

  • Dáil Fourth 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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    Future Stage

  • 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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    Future Stage

  • Seanad First Stage

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    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad Second Stage

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    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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    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)

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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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    Future Stage

  • Enacted

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    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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    Future Stage

 

26 Nov 2015

As Initiated

Rent Certainty and Prevention of Homelessness Bill Bill 2015

Debates

2 Dec 2015

Dáil Éireann

Rent Certainty and Prevention of Homelessness Bill 2015: Second Stage (Resumed) [Private Members]

1 Dec 2015

Dáil Éireann

Rent Certainty and Prevention of Homelessness Bill 2015: Second Stage [Private Members]

26 Nov 2015

Dáil Éireann

Rent Certainty and Prevention of Homelessness Bill 2015: First Stage