Bill entitled an Act to amend the provisions of the Electoral Act 1992 to extend the right to vote in Dáil and European Elections to all adults of voting age who have been legally resident in the State for five years; and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 9 Nov 2017

Sponsored by: Niall Ó Donnghaile; Fintan Warfield; Máire Devine

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Bill

This Bill has completed Seanad Éireann, First Stage

9 Nov 2017

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    9 Nov 2017

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10 Nov 2017

As Initiated

Electoral (Amendment) (Voting Rights for Residents) Bill 2017

Debates

9 Nov 2017

Seanad Éireann

Electoral (Amendment) (Voting Rights for Residents) Bill 2017: First Stage