Bill entitled an Act to provide for and regulate termination of pregnancy; to make provision for reviews at the instigation of a pregnant woman, or a person on her behalf, of certain medical opinions given in respect of pregnancy; to make available without charge certain services to women for the purpose of termination of pregnancy in accordance with this Act and, for that purpose, to amend the Health Act 1970 and certain other enactments; to provide for offences in respect of the intentional ending of the life of a foetus otherwise than in accordance with this Act; to amend the Bail Act 1997; to repeal the Regulation of Information (Services outside the State for Termination of Pregnancies) Act 1995, the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act 2013 and provisions of certain other enactments; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Last updated: 4 Oct 2018

Sponsored by: Minister for Health

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The bill is currently before Dáil Éireann, Second Stage

4 Oct 2018

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    27 Sep 2018

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    27 Sep 2018

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    4 Oct 2018

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    4 Oct 2018

    Current Stage

  • Dáil Third Stage

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    Dáil 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

  • 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

 

27 Sep 2018

As Initiated

Health (Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy) Bill 2018

Debates

17 Oct 2018

Dáil Éireann

Health (Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy) Bill 2018: Second Stage (Resumed)

16 Oct 2018

Dáil Éireann

Health (Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy) Bill 2018: Second Stage (Resumed)

4 Oct 2018

Dáil Éireann

Health (Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy) Bill 2018: Second Stage

4 Oct 2018

Dáil Éireann

Health (Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy) Bill 2018: Order for Second Stage