Thursday, 6 December 2018

Questions (266, 267)

Shane Cassells

Question:

266. Deputy Shane Cassells asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection the number, date of publication and details of post-enactment reports published by her Department since March 2011, in tabular form; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [51372/18]

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Shane Cassells

Question:

267. Deputy Shane Cassells asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection the number of Acts passed since March 2011 that her Department is responsible for; the date each act was signed into law in tabular form; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [51388/18]

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Written answers (Question to Employment)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 266 and 267 together.

My Department has responsibility for the legislation underpinning the social welfare code, occupational and private pensions, civil registration and gender recognition, redundancy and employer’s insolvency, employment rights and the Citizens Information Board.

Sixteen Acts relating to these matters have been enacted since March 2011, as set out in the following table. No post-enactment reports have been published to date.

Title of Act

Date of Enactment

Social Welfare Act 2017

23 December 2017

Social Welfare Act 2016

19 December 2016

Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2015

16 December 2015

Gender Recognition Act 2015

22 July 2015

Social Welfare (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2015

06 May 2015

Social Welfare and Pensions (No. 2) Act 2014

25 December 2014

Civil Registration (Amendment) Act 2014

04 December 2014

Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2014

17 July 2014

Social Welfare and Pensions (No. 2) Act 2013

25 December 2013

Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2013

09 November 2013

Social Welfare and Pensions (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2013

28 June 2013

Civil Registration (Amendment) Act 2012

26 December 2012

Social Welfare Act 2012

21 December 2012

Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2012

01 May 2012

Social Welfare Act 2011

19 December 2011

Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2011

29 June 2011