Bill entitled an Act to provide for the imposition of a cap on the level of awards which may be made in respect of a claim for general damages arising from personal injury; to provide for the confirmation by each House of the Oireachtas of draft regulations; to provide for a review of this Act; and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 27 Mar 2020

Sponsored by: Anthony Lawlor; Kieran O'Donnell; Paudie Coffey; Frankie Feighan; Michelle Mulherin; Paul Coghlan; Joe O'Reilly; Martin Conway; Maria Byrne; Jerry Buttimer; James Reilly; Paddy Burke; Gabrielle McFadden; Ray Butler; Maura Hopkins; John O'Mahony; Tim Lombard; Neale Richmond

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Bill

The Bill lapsed with the dissolution of the Dáil and Seanad

27 Mar 2020

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    6 Mar 2019

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    6 Mar 2019

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    6 Mar 2019

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    6 Mar 2019

    Completed

  • 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 and it is set down for Second Stage in the Dáil (Also known as Final Stage)

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    Future Stage

  • Dáil First Stage

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    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Dáil First Stage

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    Future Stage

  • Dáil Second Stage

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    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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    Future 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 (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

 

6 Mar 2019

As Initiated

Civil Liability (Capping of General Damages) Bill 2019

Debates

28 Mar 2019

Seanad Éireann

Civil Liability (Capping of General Damages) Bill 2019: Second Stage

6 Mar 2019

Seanad Éireann

Civil Liability (Capping of General Damages) Bill 2019: First Stage