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: 29 Oct 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

29 Oct 2015

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • 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

    23 Sep 2015

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    23 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

    Completed

  • Enacted

    29 Oct 2015

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    29 Oct 2015

    Completed

 

29 Oct 2015

An tAcht um Pósadh, 2015

29 Oct 2015

Marriage Act 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