Bill entitled an Act to give further effect to Directive 2014/24/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 February 2014 and for that purpose to provide for contract award criteria in public contracts, to promote the use of social considerations and the best price-quality ratio and to establish a procedure for departing from best price-quality ratio, to ensure that section 3 of the European Convention on Human Rights Act 2003 applies to every contracting authority to which the said Directive relates in respect of a contract equal to or greater than a determinable monetary threshold, to provide for the issuing of guidelines concerning social considerations, to require annual reporting to each House of the Oireachtas concerning certain matters and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Last updated: 26 Mar 2021

Sponsored by: Alice-Mary Higgins; Eileen Flynn; Frances Black; Lynn Ruane

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Bill

The bill is currently before Seanad Éireann, Second Stage

8 Mar 2021

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    8 Mar 2021

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    8 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    8 Mar 2021

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    8 Mar 2021

    Current Stage

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

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    Final statements on the Bill are made

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    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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8 Mar 2021

As initiated

Quality in Public Procurement (Contract Preparation and Award Criteria) Bill 2021

Debates

26 Mar 2021

Seanad Éireann

Quality in Public Procurement (Contract Preparation and Award Criteria) Bill 2021: Second Stage

8 Mar 2021

Seanad Éireann

Quality in Public Procurement (Contract Preparation and Award Criteria) Bill 2021: First Stage