Bill entitled an Act to amend the Broadcasting Act 2009 to amend and extend the power of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland to impose a levy on certain broadcasters; in relation to the levy, to amend provisions concerning exemptions, deferrals and refunds; to provide for payment to the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland of a portion of fees from television licences; to amend provisions concerning content provision contracts; to provide for a scheme of grants for promotion of professional journalistic practices in certain sound broadcasters; to amend the Copyright and Related Rights Act 2000 ; and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2020

Sponsored by: Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The bill is currently before Dáil Éireann, Third Stage

28 Jul 2020

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    31 Jul 2019

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    31 Jul 2019

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    2 Oct 2019

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    2 Oct 2019

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    28 Jul 2020

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    28 Jul 2020

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

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad First Stage

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    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad Second Stage

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    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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    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)

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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 (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

 

31 Jul 2019

As Initiated

Broadcasting (Amendment) Bill 2019

Debates

3 Oct 2019

Dáil Éireann

Broadcasting (Amendment) Bill 2019: Referral to Select Committee

3 Oct 2019

Dáil Éireann

Broadcasting (Amendment) Bill 2019: Second Stage (Resumed)

2 Oct 2019

Dáil Éireann

Broadcasting (Amendment) Bill 2019: Second Stage

2 Oct 2019

Dáil Éireann

Broadcasting (Amendment) Bill 2019: Order for Second Stage