Bill entitled an Act to amend the Personal Insolvency Act 2012 to amend the eligibility criteria for Debt Relief Notices; to make provision for the holding of certain meetings under that Act by remote means; to make further provision in relation to the maximum duration of a Personal Insolvency Arrangement; to provide for the performance of certain functions of a Personal Insolvency Practitioner by other persons in certain circumstances; to provide for the extension of the period of a protective certificate in Debt Settlement Arrangements and Personal Insolvency Arrangements; to extend the time limit for applying for a court review of a proposed Personal Insolvency Arrangement; to amend the conditions for a court review of a proposed Personal Insolvency Arrangement; to make provision for the making of confirmations of truth; and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 13 May 2021

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Bill

The bill is currently before Dáil Éireann, Third Stage

13 May 2021

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    16 Dec 2020

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    16 Dec 2020

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    12 Mar 2021

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    12 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    12 Mar 2021

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    12 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    23 Apr 2021

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    23 Apr 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    30 Apr 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)

    30 Apr 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

    30 Apr 2021

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    30 Apr 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    13 May 2021

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    (Also known as Committee Stage)

    13 May 2021

    Current 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

    n/a

    Dáil Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made

    (Also known as Final Stage)

    n/a

    Future Stage

  • Enacted

    n/a

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    n/a

    Future Stage

 

16 Dec 2020

As Initiated

Personal Insolvency (Amendment) Bill 2020

Amendments

30 Apr 2021

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

23 Apr 2021

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

Debates

13 May 2021

Dáil Éireann

Personal Insolvency (Amendment) Bill 2020: Second Stage

30 Apr 2021

Seanad Éireann

Personal Insolvency (Amendment) Bill 2020: Report and Final Stages

23 Apr 2021

Seanad Éireann

Personal Insolvency (Amendment) Bill 2020: Committee Stage

12 Mar 2021

Seanad Éireann

Personal Insolvency (Amendment) Bill 2020: Second Stage

12 Mar 2021

Seanad Éireann

Personal Insolvency (Amendment) Bill 2020: Order for Second Stage