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

An tAcht um Shaoire agus Sochar Tuismitheora, 2019

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