Bill entitled an Act to make further and better provision for the development of minerals in the State and for that purpose to repeal the Minerals Company Acts 1941 to 1950 and certain provisions of the Minerals Development Acts 1940 to 1999, to make consequential amendments to other Acts, and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 26 Jul 2017

Sponsored by: Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Act

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Seanad First Stage

    7 Jul 2015

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    7 Jul 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    24 Sep 2015

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    24 Sep 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    30 Sep 2015

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    30 Sep 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    14 Oct 2015

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    14 Oct 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    14 Oct 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)

    14 Oct 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

    22 Feb 2017

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    22 Feb 2017

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    16 May 2017

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    16 May 2017

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    6 Jul 2017

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    6 Jul 2017

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    6 Jul 2017

    Dáil Fifth Stage

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

    6 Jul 2017

    Completed

  • Enacted

    26 Jul 2017

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    26 Jul 2017

    Current Stage

 

26 Jul 2017

Minerals Development Act 2017

6 Jul 2017

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Minerals Development Bill 2015

17 May 2017

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Minerals Development Bill 2015

9 Jul 2015

As Initiated

Minerals Development Bill 2015

Amendments

10 Jul 2017

Report Stage

Cream List [Dáil amendments to Seanad Bill]

4 Jul 2017

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

15 May 2017

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

13 Oct 2015

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

29 Sep 2015

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

Debates

19 Jul 2017

Seanad Éireann

Minerals Development Bill 2015: [Seanad Bill amended by the Dáil] Report and Final Stages

17 May 2017

Select Committee On Communications, Climate Action And Environment

Minerals Development Bill 2015: Committee Stage

14 Oct 2015

Seanad Éireann

Minerals Development Bill 2015: Report and Final Stages

30 Sep 2015

Seanad Éireann

Minerals Development Bill 2015: Committee Stage

24 Sep 2015

Seanad Éireann

Minerals Development Bill 2015: Second Stage

24 Sep 2015

Seanad Éireann

Minerals Development Bill 2015: Order for Second Stage