Bill entitled an Act to give further effect to Directive 2014/24/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 February 2014 and to Directive 2014/25/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 February 2014 and for those purposes to provide for contract award criteria in public contracts, to promote the use of social considerations and the best price-quality ratio and to establish a procedure for departing from best price-quality ratio, to ensure that section 3 of the European Convention on Human Rights Act 2003 applies to persons carrying out functions for or on behalf of organs of State, to provide for the issuing of guidelines concerning social considerations, to require annual reporting to each House of the Oireachtas concerning certain matters and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Last updated: 3 Apr 2019

Sponsored by: Alice-Mary Higgins; Frances Black; John Dolan; Colette Kelleher; Lynn Ruane

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Bill

The bill is currently before Seanad Éireann, Third Stage

3 Apr 2019

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    27 Mar 2019

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    27 Mar 2019

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    27 Mar 2019

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    27 Mar 2019

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    3 Apr 2019

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    3 Apr 2019

    Current 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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  • 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

 

27 Mar 2019

As Initiated

Public Authorities and Utility Undertakings (Contract Preparation and Award Criteria) Bill 2019

Debates

3 Apr 2019

Seanad Éireann

Public Authorities and Utility Undertakings (Contract Preparation and Award Criteria) Bill 2019: Second Stage

27 Mar 2019

Seanad Éireann

Public Authorities and Utility Undertakings (Contract Preparation and Award Criteria) Bill 2019: First Stage