Bill entitled an Act to provide for the provision of dwellings for the purpose of sale under affordable dwelling purchase arrangements; to provide for the provision by housing authorities of financial assistance to purchase dwellings under affordable dwelling purchase arrangements; to provide for dwellings to be made available on a cost rental basis; to provide for funding to be made available for the purchase of dwellings in accordance with a scheme of shared equity; to enable housing authorities to notify the public and assess eligibility and priority in relation to dwellings provided by the Land Development Agency; to amend the Housing Finance Agency Act 1981, the Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1997, the Planning and Development Act 2000, the Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2009 and the Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2014; and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 21 Jul 2021

Sponsored by: Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage

Source: Government

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President.

21 Jul 2021

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
  • Seanad First Stage

    11 May 2021

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    11 May 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    17 May 2021

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    17 May 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    24 May 2021

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    24 May 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    4 Jun 2021

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    4 Jun 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    18 Jun 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)

    18 Jun 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

    18 Jun 2021

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    18 Jun 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    8 Jul 2021

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    (Also known as Committee Stage)

    8 Jul 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    8 Jul 2021

    Dáil Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered

    (Also known as Report Stage)

    8 Jul 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    8 Jul 2021

    Dáil Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made

    (Also known as Final Stage)

    8 Jul 2021

    Completed

  • Enacted

    21 Jul 2021

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    21 Jul 2021

    Completed

 

21 Jul 2021

Affordable Housing Act 2021

8 Jul 2021

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Affordable Housing Bill 2021

18 Jun 2021

As passed by Seanad Éireann

Affordable Housing Bill 2021

4 Jun 2021

As amended in Committee [Seanad Éireann]

Affordable Housing Bill 2021

11 May 2021

As Initiated

Affordable Housing Bill 2021

Amendments

8 Jul 2021

Cream List

Cream List [Dáil amendments to Seanad Bill]

7 Jul 2021

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

18 Jun 2021

Report Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

28 May 2021

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

Debates

12 Jul 2021

Seanad Éireann

Affordable Housing Bill 2021: [Seanad Bill amended by the Dáil] Report and Final Stages

8 Jul 2021

Dáil Éireann

Affordable Housing Bill 2021 [Seanad]: Committee and Remaining Stages

24 Jun 2021

Dáil Éireann

Affordable Housing Bill 2021 [Seanad]: Second Stage (Resumed)

24 Jun 2021

Dáil Éireann

Affordable Housing Bill 2021 [Seanad]: Second Stage

18 Jun 2021

Seanad Éireann

Affordable Housing Bill 2021: Report and Final Stages

4 Jun 2021

Seanad Éireann

Affordable Housing Bill 2021: Committee Stage (Resumed)

31 May 2021

Seanad Éireann

Affordable Housing Bill 2021: Committee Stage (Resumed)

28 May 2021

Seanad Éireann

Affordable Housing Bill 2021: Committee Stage

24 May 2021

Seanad Éireann

Affordable Housing Bill 2021: Second Stage (Resumed)

17 May 2021

Seanad Éireann

Affordable Housing Bill 2021: Second Stage

17 May 2021

Seanad Éireann

Affordable Housing Bill 2021: Order for Second Stage