Bill entitled an Act to provide for the acquisition and maintenance by the Adoption Authority of Ireland of records relating to the adoption, incorrect registration or placement in informal care arrangements of children; to provide for the establishment and maintenance of a register to be known as the Register of Adoption Contact Enquiries; to provide for the making available by the Child and Family Agency of a service for the tracing of certain persons, their birth relatives and other persons, and of a service for the provision of information to and facilitation of contact between such persons; to amend the Adoption Act 2010; to amend the Child and Family Agency Act 2013; and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 17 May 2017

Sponsored by: Minister for Children and Youth Affairs

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Bill

This Bill has completed Seanad Éireann, Second Stage

17 May 2017

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    23 Nov 2016

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    23 Nov 2016

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    17 May 2017

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    17 May 2017

    Completed

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

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    Final statements on the Bill are made and it is set down for Second Stage in the Dáil (Also known as Final Stage)

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  • Dáil Second Stage

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    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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  • Dáil Third Stage

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    Dáil Third Stage

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

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

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

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    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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23 Nov 2016

As Initiated

Adoption (Information and Tracing) Bill 2016

Debates

17 May 2017

Seanad Éireann

Adoption (Information and Tracing) Bill 2016: Second Stage

17 May 2017

Seanad Éireann

Adoption (Information and Tracing) Bill 2016: Order for Second Stage