Bill entitled an Act to amend the Residential Tenancies Act 2004 to provide for the greater security of tenure by extending tenancy rights for those with a licence to reside in student specific accommodation; by the inclusion of receivers and lenders that have taken possession of properties in the definition of a landlord, by the extension of notice periods for termination of a new tenancies; by making all tenancies over two months Part 4 tenancies; by making Part 4 tenancies of indefinite duration; by removing sale of property as a ground for terminating a tenancy, by providing for compensation where a tenancy is terminated on the ground that the dwelling is required by the landlord or a relative of the landlord for their own occupation; by removing renovation and refurbishment as a ground for termination of a tenancy; and by the extension of notice periods for new rents and for the termination of tenancies.

Last updated: 13 Dec 2018

Sponsored by: Paul Murphy; Mick Barry; Ruth Coppinger

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The bill is currently before Dáil Éireann, Third Stage

13 Dec 2018

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    29 Nov 2018

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    29 Nov 2018

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    29 Nov 2018

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    29 Nov 2018

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    13 Dec 2018

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    13 Dec 2018

    Current Stage

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

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

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  • Dáil Fifth Stage

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    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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  • Seanad Second Stage

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    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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  • Seanad Third Stage

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

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  • Seanad Fourth Stage

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

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

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    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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29 Nov 2018

As Initiated

Anti-Evictions Bill 2018

Debates

13 Dec 2018

Dáil Éireann

Anti-Evictions Bill 2018: Referral to Select Committee [Private Members]

13 Dec 2018

Dáil Éireann

Anti-Evictions Bill 2018: Second Stage (Resumed) [Private Members]

12 Dec 2018

Dáil Éireann

Anti-Evictions Bill 2018: Second Stage [Private Members]

29 Nov 2018

Dáil Éireann

Anti-Evictions Bill 2018: First Stage