Bill entitled an Act to amend section 11 of the Planning and Development Act 2000; to provide, in connection with the crisis occasioned by the spread of the disease known as Covid-19, for the disregard, during such period or periods as are specified by order or orders of the Government made in the public interest, of certain periods of time mentioned in the Planning and Development Act 2000 and certain other enactments; to amend Part XA of the Planning and Development Act 2000 for the purpose of requiring An Bord Pleanála to refuse an application for substitute consent in the absence of exceptional circumstances and enabling members of the public to make submissions and observations in relation to the question as to whether such circumstances exist; to increase notice periods in relation to notices of termination served on tenants under tenancies of dwellings during the period from 11 January 2021 to 12 April 2021 for failure to pay rent due and to prohibit increases in rents on tenancies of dwellings during that period and, for those purposes, to amend the Residential Tenancies Act 2004; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Last updated: 19 Dec 2020

Sponsored by: Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President.

19 Dec 2020

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    13 Nov 2020

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    13 Nov 2020

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    25 Nov 2020

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    25 Nov 2020

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    25 Nov 2020

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    25 Nov 2020

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    30 Nov 2020

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    30 Nov 2020

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    2 Dec 2020

    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)

    2 Dec 2020

    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

    2 Dec 2020

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    2 Dec 2020

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    16 Dec 2020

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    (Also known as Committee Stage)

    16 Dec 2020

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    16 Dec 2020

    Dáil Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered

    (Also known as Report Stage)

    16 Dec 2020

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    16 Dec 2020

    Dáil Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made

    (Also known as Final Stage)

    16 Dec 2020

    Completed

  • Enacted

    19 Dec 2020

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    19 Dec 2020

    Completed

 

19 Dec 2020

Planning and Development, and Residential Tenancies, Act 2020

16 Dec 2020

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Planning and Development, and Residential Tenancies, Bill 2020

30 Nov 2020

As amended in Committee [Seanad Éireann]

Planning and Development, and Residential Tenancies, Bill 2020

13 Nov 2020

As Initiated

Planning and Development, and Residential Tenancies, Bill 2020

Amendments

17 Dec 2020

Report Stage

Cream List [Dáil amendments to Seanad Bill]

17 Dec 2020

Cream List

Cream List [Dáil amendments to Seanad Bill]

15 Dec 2020

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

2 Dec 2020

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

30 Nov 2020

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

Debates

17 Dec 2020

Seanad Éireann

Planning and Development, and Residential Tenancies, Bill 2020: [Seanad Bill amended by the Dáil] Report and Final Stages

16 Dec 2020

Dáil Éireann

Planning and Development Bill 2020 [Seanad]: Committee and Remaining Stages

16 Dec 2020

Dáil Éireann

Planning and Development Bill 2020 [Seanad]: Second Stage

2 Dec 2020

Seanad Éireann

Planning and Development Bill 2020: Report and Final Stages

30 Nov 2020

Seanad Éireann

Planning and Development Bill 2020: Committee Stage

25 Nov 2020

Seanad Éireann

Planning and Development Bill 2020: Second Stage

25 Nov 2020

Seanad Éireann

Planning and Development Bill 2020: Order for Second Stage