Bill entitled an Act to regulate the maritime area, to achieve such regulation by means of a National Marine Planning Framework, maritime area consents for the occupation of the maritime area for the purposes of maritime usages that will be undertaken for undefined or relatively long periods of time (including any such usages which also require development permission under the Planning and Development Act 2000) and licences for the occupation of the maritime area for maritime usages that are minor or that will be undertaken for relatively short periods of time, to establish a body corporate, the Maritime Area Regulatory Authority, to grant, revoke and suspend such consents and licences, take administrative responsibility for foreshore authorisations and generally oversee the enforcement of this Act in so far as it relates to such consents and licences, to amend the Planning and Development Act 2000 to provide for how that Act will treat applications for development permission which must have a maritime area consent before being made and to provide for consequential amendments to other enactments; and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 16 Sep 2021

Sponsored by: Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The bill is currently before Dáil Éireann, Third Stage

16 Sep 2021

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    12 Aug 2021

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    12 Aug 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    12 Sep 2021

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    12 Sep 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    16 Sep 2021

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    (Also known as Committee Stage)

    16 Sep 2021

    Current Stage

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    The Bill is examined section by section and amendments may be made
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    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered
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    Final statements on the Bill are made
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12 Aug 2021

As Initiated

Maritime Area Planning Bill 2021

Debates

16 Sep 2021

Dáil Éireann

Maritime Area Planning Bill 2021: Referral to Select Committee

16 Sep 2021

Dáil Éireann

Maritime Area Planning Bill 2021: Second Stage (Resumed)

15 Sep 2021

Dáil Éireann

Maritime Area Planning Bill 2021: Second Stage (Resumed)

15 Sep 2021

Dáil Éireann

Maritime Area Planning Bill 2021: Second Stage