Bill entitled an Act to provide for the closing of Saint Patrick’s Institution; to make further provision for the closing of prisons; for those purposes to amend the Prisons Act 1933 and to provide for consequential amendments to certain other enactments; and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2015

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice and Equality

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Bill

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Seanad First Stage

    1 Dec 2015

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    1 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    7 Dec 2015

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    7 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    11 Dec 2015

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    11 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    11 Dec 2015

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    11 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    11 Dec 2015

    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)

    11 Dec 2015

    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

    14 Dec 2015

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    14 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    14 Dec 2015

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    14 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    14 Dec 2015

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    14 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    14 Dec 2015

    Dáil Fifth Stage

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

    14 Dec 2015

    Current Stage

  • Enacted

    n/a

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    Future Stage

 

25 Dec 2015

Prisons Act 2015

14 Dec 2015

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Prisons Bill 2015

7 Dec 2015

As Initiated

Prisons Bill 2015

Amendments

15 Dec 2015

Report Stage

Cream List [Dáil amendments to Seanad Bill]

11 Dec 2015

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

10 Dec 2015

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

Debates

11 Dec 2015

Seanad Éireann

Prisons Bill 2015: Committee and Remaining Stages

7 Dec 2015

Seanad Éireann

Prisons Bill 2015: Second Stage

7 Dec 2015

Seanad Éireann

Prisons Bill 2015: Order for Second Stage