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: 03 Oct 2019

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

3 Oct 2019

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

    3 Oct 2019

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    3 Oct 2019

    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