Bill entitled an Act to provide for the establishment of the Office of Public Sector Standards Commissioner, to define the functions of the holder of that office and, in addition, to confer on that holder certain functions of the Standards in Public Office Commission, to provide for standards of conduct for public officials and impose on them certain obligations in connection therewith, to provide sanctions in cases of non-compliance with those obligations, to provide for the investigation of complaints that those obligations have not been complied with, to provide for a system of disclosure of interests, to provide for the furnishing of tax clearance certificates to the Office of Public Sector Standards Commissioner by certain public officials, to establish an outside appointments board and confer on it certain functions, to repeal certain provisions of the Ethics in Public Office Act 1995 and the Standards in Public Office Act 2001, and Part XV of Local Government Act 2001, and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 20 Jan 2016

Sponsored by: Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The bill is currently before Dáil Éireann, Third Stage

20 Jan 2016

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    21 Dec 2015

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    21 Dec 2015

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    20 Jan 2016

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    20 Jan 2016

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    20 Jan 2016

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    20 Jan 2016

    Current 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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  • Seanad First Stage

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    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

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  • Seanad Second Stage

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    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Enacted

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    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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21 Dec 2015

As Initiated

Public Sector Standards Bill 2015

Amendments

4 Apr 2017

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

6 Apr 2017

Select Committee On Finance, Public Expenditure And Reform, And Taoiseach

Public Sector Standards Bill 2015: Committee Stage

20 Jan 2016

Dáil Éireann

Public Sector Standards Bill 2015: Referral to Select Committee

20 Jan 2016

Dáil Éireann

Public Sector Standards Bill 2015: Second Stage (Resumed)

20 Jan 2016

Dáil Éireann

Public Sector Standards Bill 2015: Second Stage

20 Jan 2016

Dáil Éireann

Public Sector Standards Bill 2015: Order for Second Stage