Bill entitled an Act to amend the Civil Registration Act 2004 to remove the impediment to marriage of the parties being of the same sex; to repeal certain provisions of Part 7A of that Act relating to registration of civil partnerships; to make provision in relation to religious bodies; to provide for the recognition of marriages under the law of a place other than the State; to amend the Succession Act 1965, the Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010 and the Gender Recognition Act 2015; to amend other enactments and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Last updated: 22 Oct 2015

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice and Equality

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    15 Sep 2015

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    15 Sep 2015

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    23 Sep 2015

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    23 Sep 2015

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    30 Sep 2015

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    30 Sep 2015

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    7 Oct 2015

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    7 Oct 2015

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    7 Oct 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)

    7 Oct 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

    20 Oct 2015

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    20 Oct 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    22 Oct 2015

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    22 Oct 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    22 Oct 2015

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    22 Oct 2015

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    22 Oct 2015

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    22 Oct 2015

    Current Stage

  • Enacted

    n/a

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    Future Stage

 

29 Oct 2015

Marriage Act 2015

29 Oct 2015

An tAcht um Pósadh, 2015

7 Oct 2015

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Marriage Bill 2015

15 Sep 2015

As Initiated

Marriage Bill 2015

Amendments

21 Oct 2015

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

5 Oct 2015

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

22 Oct 2015

Seanad Éireann

Marriage Bill 2015: Committee and Remaining Stages

20 Oct 2015

Seanad Éireann

Marriage Bill 2015: Second Stage

7 Oct 2015

Dáil Éireann

Marriage Bill 2015: Report and Final Stages

7 Oct 2015

Dáil Éireann

Marriage Bill 2015: Order for Report Stage

30 Sep 2015

Select Committee On Justice, Defence And Equality

Marriage Bill 2015: Committee Stage

23 Sep 2015

Dáil Éireann

Marriage Bill 2015: Referral to Select Committee

23 Sep 2015

Dáil Éireann

Marriage Bill 2015: Second Stage (Resumed)

23 Sep 2015

Dáil Éireann

Marriage Bill 2015: Second Stage

23 Sep 2015

Dáil Éireann

Marriage Bill 2015: Order for Second Stage