Bill entitled an Act to give effect to Directive 2014/62/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 15 May 2014 on the protection of the euro and other currencies against counterfeiting by criminal law, and replacing Council Framework Decision 2000/383/JHA and for that purpose to amend the Criminal Justice (Theft and Fraud Offences) Act 2001; to give full effect to Council Regulation (EC) No. 1338/2001 of 28 June 2001 laying down measures necessary for the protection of the euro against counterfeiting, as amended by Council Regulation (EC) No. 44/2009 of 18 December 2008; to give full effect to Regulation (EU) No. 1210/2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 15 December 2010 concerning authentication of euro coins and handling of euro coins unfit for circulation; and to give full effect to Decision ECB/2010/14 of the European Central Bank of 16 September 2010 on the authenticity and fitness checking and recirculation of euro banknotes, as amended by Decision ECB/2012/19 of 7 September 2012 and by Decision ECB/2019/2195 of 5 December 2019; to make further provision in relation to the designation of the National Analysis Centre for euro notes and the Coin National Analysis Centre for euro coins; and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 14 Jun 2021

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The bill is currently before Seanad Éireann, Third Stage

14 Jun 2021

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    16 Dec 2020

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    16 Dec 2020

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    11 Feb 2021

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    11 Feb 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    11 Feb 2021

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    (Also known as Committee Stage)

    11 Feb 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    19 May 2021

    Dáil Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered

    (Also known as Report Stage)

    19 May 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    19 May 2021

    Dáil Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made and it is set down for Second Stage in the Seanad

    (Also known as Final Stage)

    19 May 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad First Stage

    n/a

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

    n/a

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    19 May 2021

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    19 May 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    14 Jun 2021

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    14 Jun 2021

    Current Stage

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    n/a

    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
    (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

 

19 May 2021

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Counterfeiting Bill 2020

16 Dec 2020

As Initiated

Counterfeiting Bill 2020

Amendments

18 May 2021

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

14 Jun 2021

Seanad Éireann

Counterfeiting Bill 2020: Second Stage

19 May 2021

Dáil Éireann

Counterfeiting Bill 2020: Report and Final Stages

20 Apr 2021

Select Committee On Justice

Counterfeiting Bill 2020: Committee Stage

11 Feb 2021

Dáil Éireann

Counterfeiting Bill 2020: Referral to Select Committee

11 Feb 2021

Dáil Éireann

Counterfeiting Bill 2020: Second Stage

11 Feb 2021

Dáil Éireann

Counterfeiting Bill 2020: Order for Second Stage