Bill entitled an Act to amend the Adoptive Leave Act 1995 to enable a couple who
jointly adopt a child to choose which member of the couple is to
be entitled to employment leave under that Act for the purpose of
the adoption; to amend the Parent’s Leave and Benefit Act 2019 to
extend the period to which a relevant parent is entitled to leave
from his or her employment under that Act and to extend the
period in which such leave may be taken; for those purposes to
amend the Social Welfare Consolidation Act 2005 and certain
other enactments; to amend the Child and Family Agency Act
2013 to increase the number of ordinary members of the Board of
the Child and Family Agency to nine; to amend the Judicial
Council Act 2019 and the Personal Injuries Assessment Board Act
2003 to make further provision in relation to the operation of
personal injuries guidelines adopted by the Judicial Council; and
to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 27 Mar 2021

Sponsored by: Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President.

27 Mar 2021

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    9 Mar 2021

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    9 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    12 Mar 2021

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    12 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    12 Mar 2021

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    12 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    22 Mar 2021

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    22 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    22 Mar 2021

    Seanad Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made and it is set down for Second Stage in the Dáil
    (Also known as Final Stage)

    22 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Dáil First Stage

    n/a

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    22 Mar 2021

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    22 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    25 Mar 2021

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    (Also known as Committee Stage)

    25 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    25 Mar 2021

    Dáil Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered

    (Also known as Report Stage)

    25 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    25 Mar 2021

    Dáil Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made

    (Also known as Final Stage)

    25 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Enacted

    27 Mar 2021

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    27 Mar 2021

    Completed

 

27 Mar 2021

Family Leave and Miscellaneous Provisions Act 2021

22 Mar 2021

As Passed by Seanad Éireann

Family Leave and Miscellaneous Provisions
Bill 2021

9 Mar 2021

As initiated

Family Leave and Miscellaneous Provisions
Bill 2021

Amendments

24 Mar 2021

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

22 Mar 2021

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

Debates

25 Mar 2021

Dáil Éireann

Family Leave and Miscellaneous Provisions Bill 2021: Committee and Remaining Stages

24 Mar 2021

Dáil Éireann

Family Leave and Miscellaneous Provisions Bill 2021 [Seanad]: Second Stage

22 Mar 2021

Seanad Éireann

Family Leave Bill 2021: Committee and Remaining Stages

12 Mar 2021

Seanad Éireann

Family Leave Bill 2021: Second Stage

12 Mar 2021

Seanad Éireann

Family Leave Bill 2021: Order for Second Stage