Bill entitled an Act to provide for a specific offence of stalking characterised by repeated, unwanted behaviour that occurs as a result of fixation or obsession and causes alarm, distress or harm to the victim and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021

Sponsored by: Lisa Chambers; Mary Fitzpatrick; Erin McGreehan

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Bill

The bill is currently before Seanad Éireann, Third Stage

22 Sep 2021

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    15 Jul 2021

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    15 Jul 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    15 Jul 2021

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    15 Jul 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    22 Sep 2021

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    22 Sep 2021

    Current Stage

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    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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    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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    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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15 Jul 2021

As Initiated

Non-Fatal Offences Against the Person (Amendment) (Stalking) Bill 2021

Debates

22 Sep 2021

Seanad Éireann

Non-Fatal Offences Against the Person (Amendment) (Stalking) Bill 2021: Second Stage

15 Jul 2021

Seanad Éireann

Non-Fatal Offences Against the Person (Amendment) (Stalking) Bill 2021: First Stage