Bill entitled an Act to provide for preliminary trial hearings in respect of the trial of certain criminal offences; to provide for the provision of certain information to juries; to amend the Criminal Procedure Act 1967, the Criminal Justice Act 1984 and the Criminal Procedure Act 2010; and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 24 May 2021

Sponsored by: Minister for Justice

Source: Government

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

The Bill has been signed into law by the President.

24 May 2021

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    27 Jan 2021

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    27 Jan 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    10 Feb 2021

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    10 Feb 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

    10 Feb 2021

    Dáil Third Stage

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

    (Also known as Committee Stage)

    10 Feb 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    11 Mar 2021

    Dáil Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered

    (Also known as Report Stage)

    11 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

    11 Mar 2021

    Dáil Fifth Stage

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

    (Also known as Final Stage)

    11 Mar 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad First Stage

    n/a

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

    n/a

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    19 Apr 2021

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    19 Apr 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    19 Apr 2021

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    19 Apr 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

    18 May 2021

    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    18 May 2021

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    18 May 2021

    Seanad Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made
    (Also known as Final Stage)

    18 May 2021

    Completed

  • Enacted

    24 May 2021

    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    24 May 2021

    Completed

 

24 May 2021

Criminal Procedure Act 2021

27 Jan 2021

As Initiated

Criminal Procedure Bill 2021

Amendments

29 Apr 2021

Committee Stage

1st Additional List of Amendments [Seanad]

26 Apr 2021

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Seanad]

10 Mar 2021

Report Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

1 Mar 2021

Committee Stage

Numbered List [Dáil]

Debates

18 May 2021

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Procedure Bill 2021: Committee Stage (Resumed) and Remaining Stages

26 Apr 2021

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Procedure Bill 2021: Committee Stage

19 Apr 2021

Seanad Éireann

Criminal Procedure Bill 2021: Second Stage

11 Mar 2021

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Procedure Bill 2021: Report and Final Stages

11 Mar 2021

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Procedure Bill 2021: Order for Report Stage

2 Mar 2021

Select Committee On Justice

Criminal Procedure Bill 2021: Committee Stage

10 Feb 2021

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Procedure Bill 2021: Referral to Select Committee

10 Feb 2021

Dáil Éireann

Criminal Procedure Bill 2021: Second Stage