Bill entitled an Act to consolidate and reform the criminal law concerning harassment and harmful communications, to repeal certain provisions of the Post Office (Amendment) Act 1951 and the Non-Fatal Offences Against the Person Act 1997, and to provide for related matters

Last updated: 31 Jan 2018

Sponsored by: Brendan Howlin

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The bill is currently before Dáil Éireann, Third Stage

31 Jan 2018

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    16 May 2017

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    16 May 2017

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    16 May 2017

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    16 May 2017

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    31 Jan 2018

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    31 Jan 2018

    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

 

16 May 2017

As Initiated

Harassment, Harmful Communications and Related Offences Bill 2017

Debates

31 Jan 2018

Dáil Éireann

Harassment, Harmful Communications and Related Offences Bill 2017: Referral to Select Committee [Private Members]

31 Jan 2018

Dáil Éireann

Harassment, Harmful Communications and Related Offences Bill 2017: Second Stage [Private Members]

16 May 2017

Dáil Éireann

Harassment, Harmful Communications and Related Offences Bill 2017: First Stage