Bill entitled an Act to provide for the civil status of a missing person where the circumstances of his or her absence leads to a presumption of death; and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 10 Jul 2019

Sponsored by: Colm Burke

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President.

10 Jul 2019

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    19 Jul 2016

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    19 Jul 2016

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    19 Jul 2016

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    19 Jul 2016

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    18 Oct 2017

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    18 Oct 2017

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    18 Oct 2017

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    18 Oct 2017

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    28 Jun 2018

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    28 Jun 2018

    Completed

  • Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    28 Jun 2018

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    28 Jun 2018

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    12 Mar 2019

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    12 Mar 2019

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    12 Jun 2019

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    12 Jun 2019

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    12 Jun 2019

    Dáil Fifth Stage

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

    12 Jun 2019

    Completed

  • Enacted

    10 Jul 2019

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    10 Jul 2019

    Completed

 

10 Jul 2019

Civil Law (Presumption of Death) Act 2019

16 May 2019

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Civil Law (Presumption of Death) Bill 2016

28 Jun 2018

As passed by Seanad Éireann

Civil Law (Presumption of Death) Bill 2016

19 Jul 2016

As Initiated

Civil Law (Presumption of Death) Bill 2016

Amendments

13 Jun 2019

Cream List

Cream List [Dáil amendments to Seanad Bill]

14 May 2019

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

28 Jun 2018

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

Debates

3 Jul 2019

Seanad Éireann

Civil Law (Presumption of Death) Bill 2016: [Seanad Bill amended by the Dáil] Report and Final Stages

12 Jun 2019

Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Presumption of Death) Bill 2016: Report and Final Stages

12 Jun 2019

Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Presumption of Death) Bill 2016 [Seanad]: Order for Report Stage

15 May 2019

Select Committee On Justice And Equality

Civil Law (Presumption of Death) Bill 2016: Committee Stage

12 Mar 2019

Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Presumption of Death) Bill 2016 [Seanad]: Referral to Select Committee

12 Mar 2019

Dáil Éireann

Civil Law (Presumption of Death) Bill 2016 [Seanad]: Second Stage

28 Jun 2018

Seanad Éireann

Civil Law (Missing Persons) Bill 2016: Report and Final Stages

18 Oct 2017

Seanad Éireann

Civil Law (Missing Persons) Bill 2016: Committee Stage

16 Feb 2017

Seanad Éireann

Civil Law (Missing Persons) Bill 2016: Second Stage

19 Jul 2016

Seanad Éireann

Civil Law (Missing Persons) Bill 2016: First Stage