Bill entitled an Act to give effect to provisions of Directive 2012/29/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 October 2012 establishing minimum standards on the rights, support and protection of victims of crime, and replacing Council Framework Decision 2001/220/JHA; for that purpose to amend the Criminal Justice Act 1951, the Criminal Procedure Act 1967, the Criminal Law (Rape) Act 1981, the Criminal Evidence Act 1992, the Criminal Justice Act 1993, the Courts Service Act 1998, the Children Act 2001 and the Criminal Justice (Female Genital Mutilation) Act 2012; and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 5 Nov 2017

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice and Equality

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    27 Dec 2016

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    27 Dec 2016

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    1 Mar 2017

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    1 Mar 2017

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    17 May 2017

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    17 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 and it is set down for Second Stage in the Seanad (Also known as Final Stage)

    6 Jul 2017

    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

    13 Jul 2017

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    13 Jul 2017

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    27 Sep 2017

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    27 Sep 2017

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    27 Sep 2017

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    27 Sep 2017

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    27 Sep 2017

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    27 Sep 2017

    Completed

  • Enacted

    5 Nov 2017

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    5 Nov 2017

    Current Stage

 

17 Nov 2017

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Act 2017

27 Oct 2017

As passed by both Houses of the Oireachtas

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016

6 Jul 2017

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016

17 May 2017

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016

27 Dec 2016

As Initiated

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016

Amendments

3 Oct 2017

Committee Stage

1st Additional & Substitute List of Amendments [Dáil]

29 Sep 2017

Committee Stage

Cream List [Seanad amendments to Dáil Bill]

26 Sep 2017

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

4 Jul 2017

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

16 May 2017

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

18 Oct 2017

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016: From the Seanad

27 Sep 2017

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016: Committee Stage (Resumed) and Remaining Stages

27 Sep 2017

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016: Committee Stage

13 Jul 2017

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016: Second Stage

6 Jul 2017

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016: Report and Final Stages

6 Jul 2017

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016: Order for Report Stage

17 May 2017

Select Committee On Justice And Equality

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016: Committee Stage

2 Mar 2017

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016: Referral to Select Committee

2 Mar 2017

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016: Second Stage (Resumed)

2 Mar 2017

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016: Second Stage (Resumed)

1 Mar 2017

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016: Second Stage

1 Mar 2017

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill 2016: Order for Second Stage