Bill entitled an Act to reduce the term of bankruptcy and bankruptcy payment orders in certain circumstances; to provide for the automatic re-vesting in the bankrupt of his or her family home, shared home or principal private residence in certain circumstances; and for those and other purposes to amend the Bankruptcy Act 1988

Last updated: 25 Dec 2015

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice and Equality

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President

25 Dec 2015

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    9 Dec 2015

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    9 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    15 Dec 2015

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    15 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    15 Dec 2015

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    15 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    15 Dec 2015

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    15 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    15 Dec 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)

    15 Dec 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

    17 Dec 2015

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    17 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    17 Dec 2015

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    17 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    17 Dec 2015

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    17 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    17 Dec 2015

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    17 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Enacted

    25 Dec 2015

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    25 Dec 2015

    Completed

 

25 Dec 2015

Bankruptcy (Amendment) Act 2015

9 Dec 2015

As Initiated

Bankruptcy (Amendment) Bill 2015

Debates

17 Dec 2015

Seanad Éireann

Bankruptcy (Amendment) Bill 2015: Committee and Remaining Stages

17 Dec 2015

Seanad Éireann

Bankruptcy (Amendment) Bill 2015: Second Stage

15 Dec 2015

Dáil Éireann

Bankruptcy (Amendment) Bill 2015: Committee and Remaining Stages

15 Dec 2015

Dáil Éireann

Bankruptcy (Amendment) Bill 2015: Second Stage

15 Dec 2015

Dáil Éireann

Bankruptcy (Amendment) Bill 2015: Order for Second Stage