Bill entitled an Act to amend and extend the Mental Health Act 2001; to incorporate certain provisions of the Assisted Decision-making (Capacity) Act 2015 relating to treatment of patients under the Mental Health Act 2001; to improve the provision of mental health services; to promote the rights of persons subject to the Mental Health Act 2001; and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 2 Jul 2018

Sponsored by: James Browne

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill may now be signed into law by the President

2 Jul 2018

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    22 Feb 2017

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    22 Feb 2017

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    2 May 2017

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    2 May 2017

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    22 Jun 2017

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    22 Jun 2017

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    14 Jul 2017

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    14 Jul 2017

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    14 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)

    14 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

    11 Oct 2017

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    11 Oct 2017

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    14 Feb 2018

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    14 Feb 2018

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    16 May 2018

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    16 May 2018

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    16 May 2018

    Seanad Fifth Stage

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

    16 May 2018

    Completed

  • Enacted

    2 Jul 2018

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    2 Jul 2018

    Current Stage

 

2 Jul 2018

Mental Health (Amendment) Act 2018

2 Jul 2018

Mental Health (Amendment) Act 2018

26 Jun 2018

As deemed to have been passed by both Houses of the Oireachtas

Mental Health (Amendment) Bill 2017

14 Jul 2017

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Mental Health (Amendment) Bill 2017

22 Jun 2017

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Mental Health (Amendment) Bill 2017

23 Feb 2017

As Initiated

Mental Health (Amendment) Bill 2017

Amendments

21 May 2018

Cream List

Cream List [Seanad amendments to Dáil Bill]

16 May 2018

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

12 Jul 2017

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

20 Jun 2017

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

31 May 2018

Dáil Éireann

Mental Health (Amendment) Bill 2017: From the Seanad

14 Feb 2018

Seanad Éireann

Mental Health (Amendment) Bill 2017: Committee Stage

11 Oct 2017

Seanad Éireann

Mental Health (Amendment) Bill 2017: Second Stage

14 Jul 2017

Dáil Éireann

Mental Health (Amendment) Bill 2017: Report and Final Stages

14 Jul 2017

Dáil Éireann

Mental Health (Amendment) Bill 2017: Order for Report Stage

22 Jun 2017

Select Committee On Health

Mental Health (Amendment) (No.2) Bill 2017: Committee Stage

2 May 2017

Dáil Éireann

Mental Health (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill 2017: Referral to Select Committee [Private Members]

2 May 2017

Dáil Éireann

Mental Health (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill 2017: Second Stage [Private Members]

22 Feb 2017

Dáil Éireann

Mental Health (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill 2017: First Stage