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: 14 Jan 2020

Sponsored by: Ruth Coppinger; Paul Murphy; Mick Barry

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The Bill lapsed with the dissolution of the Dáil and Seanad

14 Jan 2020

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

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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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    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 First 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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    Seanad Third Stage

    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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  • Seanad Fifth Stage

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

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  • Enacted

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    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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29 Nov 2018

As Initiated

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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