Bill entitled An Act to amend the Criminal Law (Rape) Act 1981 (as amended) to enable complainants to be heard and legally represented in relation to applications to adduce evidence about the clothing worn by a complainant at the time of the alleged offence; to amend the provisions in respect of previous sexual history evidence and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 11 Dec 2019

Sponsored by: Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire; Martin Kenny

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The bill is currently before Dáil Éireann, Second Stage

11 Dec 2019

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
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    11 Dec 2019

    Dáil First Stage

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    11 Dec 2019

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  • Dáil Second Stage

    11 Dec 2019

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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11 Dec 2019

As Initiated

Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill 2019

Debates

11 Dec 2019

Dáil Éireann

Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill 2019: First Stage