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Seanad Bill 2020

(Bill 47 of 2020)

Bill entitled an Act to reform Seanad Éireann within the terms of the Constitution and for that purpose to expand the franchise at Seanad elections; to provide for the establishment of the Seanad Electoral Commission; to provide for the repeal of the Seanad Electoral (Panel Members) Act 1947 and the Seanad Electoral (University Members) Act 1937, and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 18 Nov 2020

Sponsored by: Michael McDowell; Alice-Mary Higgins; Gerard P. Craughwell

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Bill

This Bill has completed Seanad Éireann, Second Stage

24 Jul 2020

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    24 Jul 2020

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    24 Jul 2020

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    24 Jul 2020

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    24 Jul 2020

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    n/a

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    n/a

    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)

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    n/a

    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)

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Dáil First Stage

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    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Dáil Second Stage

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    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Dáil Third Stage

    n/a

    Dáil Third Stage

    The Bill is examined section by section and amendments may be made

    (Also known as Committee Stage)

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    n/a

    Dáil Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered

    (Also known as Report Stage)

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

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    Dáil Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made

    (Also known as Final Stage)

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Enacted

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    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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    Future Stage

 

24 Jul 2020

As initiated

Seanad Bill 2020

Debates

18 Nov 2020

Seanad Éireann

Seanad Bill 2020: Second Stage

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