Bill entitled an Act to amend the Maternity Protection Acts 1994 and 2004 and the Social Welfare Consolidation Act 2005 to make provision whereby parents can share their entitlement to maternity leave and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 12 Jul 2018

Sponsored by: Fiona O'Loughlin; Lisa Chambers

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

This Bill is currently before Dáil Éireann, First Stage

12 Jul 2018

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    12 Jul 2018

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    12 Jul 2018

    Current Stage

  • Dáil Second Stage

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    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Seanad First Stage

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    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

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  • Seanad Second Stage

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    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    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)

    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)

    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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  • Enacted

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    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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12 Jul 2018

As Initiated

Maternity Shared Leave and Benefit Bill 2018

Debates

12 Jul 2018

Dáil Éireann

Shared Maternity Leave and Benefit Bill 2018: First Stage