Bill entitled an Act to amend the Children Act 2001 to permit the publication or broadcast of details pertaining to a person who has been charged with an offence against a child where that child is deceased, and to permit adults who were victims of an offence committed against them when they were a child to waive the anonymity provided for under the Children Act 2001.

Last updated: 03 Feb 2021

Sponsored by: Jim O'Callaghan; Jennifer Murnane O'Connor

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The bill is currently before Dáil Éireann, Second Stage

3 Feb 2021

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    3 Feb 2021

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    3 Feb 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    3 Feb 2021

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    3 Feb 2021

    Current Stage

  • Dáil Third Stage

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    Dáil Third Stage

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

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

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    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)

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  • Seanad First Stage

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    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

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  • Seanad Second Stage

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    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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  • Seanad Third Stage

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    Seanad Third Stage

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

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  • Seanad Fourth Stage

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    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

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    Seanad Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made (Also known as Final Stage)

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  • Enacted

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    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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3 Feb 2021

As Initiated

Children (Amendment) Bill 2021

Debates

3 Feb 2021

Dáil Éireann

Children (Amendment) Bill 2021: First Stage