Bill entitled an Act to entitle certain employees who are relevant parents in relation to a child to employment leave for the purposes of enabling them to provide, or assist in the provision of, care to the child; to entitle certain employees who are surviving parents in relation to a child to employment leave on the death of a relevant parent; to provide for the payment of parent’s benefit to certain persons and, for that purpose, to amend the Social Welfare Consolidation Act 2005; for those purposes to provide for the consequential amendment of certain other enactments; and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 24 Oct 2019

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice and Equality; Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President.

24 Oct 2019

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    3 Oct 2019

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    3 Oct 2019

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    9 Oct 2019

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    9 Oct 2019

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    9 Oct 2019

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    9 Oct 2019

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    9 Oct 2019

    Seanad Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered (Also known as Report Stage)

    9 Oct 2019

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    9 Oct 2019

    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)

    9 Oct 2019

    Completed

  • Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    9 Oct 2019

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    9 Oct 2019

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    15 Oct 2019

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    15 Oct 2019

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    15 Oct 2019

    Dáil Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered (Also known as Report Stage)

    15 Oct 2019

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    15 Oct 2019

    Dáil Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made (Also known as Final Stage)

    15 Oct 2019

    Completed

  • Enacted

    24 Oct 2019

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    24 Oct 2019

    Completed

 

24 Oct 2019

Parent's Leave and Benefit Act 2019

3 Oct 2019

As Initiated

Parent's Leave and Benefit Bill 2019

Amendments

15 Oct 2019

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

15 Oct 2019

Dáil Éireann

Parent's Leave and Benefit Bill 2019 [Seanad]: Committee and Remaining Stages

15 Oct 2019

Dáil Éireann

Parent's Leave and Benefit Bill 2019 [Seanad]: Second Stage

15 Oct 2019

Dáil Éireann

Parent’s Leave and Benefit Bill 2019 [Seanad]: Financial Resolution

9 Oct 2019

Seanad Éireann

Parent's Leave and Benefits Bill 2019: Committee and Remaining Stages

9 Oct 2019

Seanad Éireann

Parent's Leave and Benefit Bill 2019: Second Stage

9 Oct 2019

Seanad Éireann

Parent's Leave and Benefit Bill 2019: Order for Second Stage