Bill entitled an Act to amend the Children Act 2001 to make further provision, in relation to proceedings to which section 252 of that Act applies, in respect of the publication and inclusion in a broadcast of reports or pictures identifying or likely to identify certain children; and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 26 Apr 2021

Sponsored by: Michael McDowell; Rónán Mullen; David P.B. Norris; Victor Boyhan; Gerard P. Craughwell

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President.

26 Apr 2021

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    6 Nov 2020

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    6 Nov 2020

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    6 Nov 2020

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    6 Nov 2020

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    15 Feb 2021

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    15 Feb 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    1 Mar 2021

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    1 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    5 Mar 2021

    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)

    5 Mar 2021

    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

    5 Mar 2021

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    5 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    1 Apr 2021

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    (Also known as Committee Stage)

    1 Apr 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    1 Apr 2021

    Dáil Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered

    (Also known as Report Stage)

    1 Apr 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    1 Apr 2021

    Dáil Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made

    (Also known as Final Stage)

    1 Apr 2021

    Completed

  • Enacted

    26 Apr 2021

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    26 Apr 2021

    Completed

 

26 Apr 2021

Children (Amendment) Act 2021

1 Apr 2021

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Children (Amendment) Bill 2020

1 Mar 2021

As amended in Committee [Seanad Éireann]

Children (Amendment) Bill 2020

6 Nov 2020

As Initiated

Children (Amendment) Bill 2020

Amendments

1 Apr 2021

Cream List

Cream List [Dáil amendments to Seanad Bill]

31 Mar 2021

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

5 Mar 2021

Report Stage

Bill Amendments

1 Mar 2021

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

Debates

19 Apr 2021

Seanad Éireann

Children (Amendment) Bill 2020: [Seanad Bill amended by the Dáil] Report and Final Stages

1 Apr 2021

Dáil Éireann

Children (Amendment) Bill 2020 [Seanad]: Committee and Remaining Stages

31 Mar 2021

Dáil Éireann

Children (Amendment) Bill 2020 [Seanad]: Second Stage (Resumed)

11 Mar 2021

Dáil Éireann

Children (Amendment) Bill 2020 [Seanad]: Second Stage

5 Mar 2021

Seanad Éireann

Children (Amendment) Bill 2020: Report and Final Stages

1 Mar 2021

Seanad Éireann

Children (Amendment) Bill 2020: Committee Stage

15 Feb 2021

Seanad Éireann

Children (Amendment) Bill 2020: Second Stage

6 Nov 2020

Seanad Éireann

Children (Amendment) Bill 2020: First Stage