Bill entitled an Act to provide for the prohibition of the exploration and extraction of petroleum from shale rock, tight sands and coal seams in the Irish onshore and Ireland's internal waters.

Last updated: 6 Jul 2017

Sponsored by: Tony McLoughlin

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    8 Jun 2016

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    8 Jun 2016

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    27 Oct 2016

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    27 Oct 2016

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    9 May 2017

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    9 May 2017

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    24 May 2017

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    24 May 2017

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    31 May 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)

    31 May 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

    21 Jun 2017

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    21 Jun 2017

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    28 Jun 2017

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    28 Jun 2017

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    28 Jun 2017

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    28 Jun 2017

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    28 Jun 2017

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    28 Jun 2017

    Completed

  • Enacted

    6 Jul 2017

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    6 Jul 2017

    Current Stage

 

6 Jul 2017

Petroleum and Other Minerals Development (Prohibition of Onshore Hydraulic Fracturing) Act 2017

11 May 2017

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Petroleum and Other Minerals Development (Prohibition of Onshore Hydraulic Fracturing)

8 Jun 2016

As Initiated

Petroleum and Other Minerals Development (Prohibition of Onshore Hydraulic Fracturing)

Amendments

27 Jun 2017

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

31 May 2017

Report Stage

1st Additional & Substitute List of Amendments [Dáil]

22 May 2017

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

8 May 2017

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

28 Jun 2017

Seanad Éireann

Petroleum and Other Minerals Development (Prohibition of Onshore Hydraulic Fracturing) Bill 2016: Committee and Remaining Stages

21 Jun 2017

Seanad Éireann

Petroleum and Other Minerals Development (Prohibition of Onshore Hydraulic Fracturing) Bill 2016: Second Stage

31 May 2017

Dáil Éireann

Petroleum and Other Minerals Development (Prohibition of Onshore Hydraulic Fracturing) Bill 2016: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage

24 May 2017

Dáil Éireann

Petroleum and Other Minerals Development (Prohibition of Onshore Hydraulic Fracturing) Bill 2016: Report Stage

9 May 2017

Select Committee On Communications, Climate Action And Environment

Prohibition of the Exploration and Extraction of Onshore Petroleum Bill 2016: Committee Stage

27 Oct 2016

Dáil Éireann

Prohibition of the Exploration and Extraction of Onshore Petroleum Bill 2016: Referral to Select Committee

27 Oct 2016

Dáil Éireann

Prohibition of the Exploration and Extraction of Onshore Petroleum Bill 2016: Second Stage [Private Members]

8 Jun 2016

Dáil Éireann

Prohibition of the Exploration and Extraction of Onshore Petroleum Bill 2016: First Stage