Bill entitled an Act to provide for banded hour contracts, the right for a worker to request increased hours and a corresponding obligation on an employer to consider such a request, to permit refusal only on objectively justified grounds and an obligation on employers to provide information to workers on the overall availability of working hours in the employment

Last updated: 3 Oct 2017

Sponsored by: David Cullinane

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The bill is currently before Dáil Éireann, Third Stage

3 Oct 2017

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    14 Jun 2016

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    14 Jun 2016

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    7 Jul 2016

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    7 Jul 2016

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    3 Oct 2017

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    3 Oct 2017

    Current Stage

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

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    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

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    Future Stage

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

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    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)

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad First Stage

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    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad Second Stage

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    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad Third Stage

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    Seanad Third Stage

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

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

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    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

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    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

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    Future Stage

  • Enacted

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    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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    Future Stage

 

14 Jun 2016

As Initiated

Banded Hours Contract Bill 2016

Debates

3 Oct 2017

Dáil Éireann

Banded Hours Contract Bill 2016: Referral to Select Committee [Private Members]

7 Jul 2016

Dáil Éireann

Banded Hours Contract Bill 2016: Second Stage (Resumed) [Private Members]

14 Jun 2016

Dáil Éireann

Banded Hours Contract Bill 2016: First Stage