Bills Index 2008

Bills through the houses


Air Navigation and Transport (Prevention of Extraordinary Rendition) Bill 2008

20/Nov/2008 First Stage


Appropriation Bill 2008

17/Dec/2008 Order for Second Stage
17/Dec/2008 All Stages
18/Dec/2008 All Stages


Arbitration Bill 2008

19/Nov/2008 Order for Second Stage
19/Nov/2008 Second Stage
20/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
20/Nov/2008 Referral to Select Committee


Broadband Infrastructure Bill 2008

22/Oct/2008 Order for Second Stage
22/Oct/2008 Second Stage


Broadcasting Bill 2008

22/May/2008 Order for Second Stage
22/May/2008 Second Stage
28/May/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
04/Jun/2008 Committee Stage
04/Jun/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
04/Jun/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
18/Jun/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
18/Jun/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
18/Jun/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
25/Jun/2008 Report Stage
25/Jun/2008 Report Stage (Resumed)
25/Jun/2008 Report Stage (Resumed)
25/Jun/2008 Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage
02/Oct/2008 Second Stage
08/Oct/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
09/Oct/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
06/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
06/Nov/2008 Referral to Select Committee
19/Nov/2008 Financial Resolution
25/Nov/2008 Committee Stage
26/Nov/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
03/Dec/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
11/Dec/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)


Charities Bill 2007

22/Jan/2008 Committee Stage
29/Oct/2008 Order for Report Stage
29/Oct/2008 Report Stage
05/Nov/2008 Report Stage (Resumed)
05/Nov/2008 Report Stage (Resumed)
05/Nov/2008 Fifth Stage
26/Nov/2008 Second Stage
04/Dec/2008 Committee Stage
11/Dec/2008 Report and Final Stages


Chemicals Bill 2008

01/May/2008 Order for Second Stage
01/May/2008 Second Stage
01/May/2008 Referral to Select Committee
20/May/2008 Financial Resolution
21/May/2008 Committee Stage
01/Jul/2008 Order for Report Stage
01/Jul/2008 Report and Final Stages
03/Jul/2008 Second Stage
03/Jul/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages


Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2006

27/Feb/2008 Order for Report Stage
27/Feb/2008 Report Stage
27/Feb/2008 Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage
09/Apr/2008 Second Stage
27/May/2008 Committee Stage
05/Jun/2008 Report and Final Stages
01/Jul/2008 From the Seanad


Civil Liability (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill 2008

14/Oct/2008 First Stage


Civil Liability (Amendment) Bill 2008

10/Jul/2008 First Stage


Cluster Munitions and Anti-Personnel Mines Bill 2008

04/Nov/2008 Order for Second Stage
04/Nov/2008 Second Stage
04/Nov/2008 Referral to Select Committee
12/Nov/2008 Committee Stage
18/Nov/2008 Order for Report Stage
18/Nov/2008 Report and Final Stages
25/Nov/2008 Second Stage
27/Nov/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages


Cluster Munitions Bill 2008

13/Mar/2008 First Stage
08/Apr/2008 Second Stage
09/Apr/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)


Consumer Protection (Amendment) Bill 2008

10/Apr/2008 First Stage


Control of Exports Bill 2007

14/Feb/2008 Report and Final Stages
20/Feb/2008 Report and Final Stages


Credit Institutions (Financial Support) Bill 2008

30/Sep/2008 Order for Second Stage
30/Sep/2008 Second Stage
30/Sep/2008 Financial Resolution
01/Oct/2008 Committee Stage
01/Oct/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
01/Oct/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
01/Oct/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed) and Remaining Stages
01/Oct/2008 Second Stage
01/Oct/2008 Committee Stage
02/Oct/2008 From the Seanad
02/Oct/2008 Motion for Earlier Signature


Credit Union Savings Protection Bill 2008

19/Feb/2008 First Stage


Criminal Justice (Mutual Assistance) Bill 2005

22/Jan/2008 Committee Stage
12/Mar/2008 Order for Report Stage
12/Mar/2008 Report and Final Stages
17/Apr/2008 Report and Final Stages


Criminal Justice (Violent Crime Prevention) Bill 2008

18/Nov/2008 First Stage


Criminal Law (Admissibility of Evidence) Bill 2008

10/Dec/2008 Order for Second Stage
10/Dec/2008 Second Stage


Criminal Law (Home Defence) Bill 2008

10/Jul/2008 First Stage


Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Bill 2007

07/Feb/2008 Report and Final Stages
13/Feb/2008 Second Stage
19/Feb/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
26/Feb/2008 Committee Stage
11/Mar/2008 Report and Final Stages
30/Apr/2008 From the Seanad
01/May/2008 Message from the Dáil
01/May/2008 Motion


Data Protection (Disclosure) (Amendment) Bill 2008

07/Oct/2008 First Stage


Defamation Bill 2006

11/Mar/2008 Report and Final Stages
08/May/2008 Second Stage
14/May/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
14/May/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
14/May/2008 Referral to Select Committee


Dublin Transport Authority Bill 2008

23/Apr/2008 Order for Second Stage
23/Apr/2008 Second Stage
08/May/2008 Committee Stage
13/May/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
15/May/2008 Report and Final Stages
21/May/2008 Second Stage
21/May/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
22/May/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
22/May/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
04/Jun/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
17/Jun/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
17/Jun/2008 Referral to Select Committee
18/Jun/2008 Committee Stage
18/Jun/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
02/Jul/2008 Order for Report Stage
02/Jul/2008 Report Stage
08/Jul/2008 Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage
09/Jul/2008 Report and Final Stages


Electoral (Amendment) Bill 2008

24/Sep/2008 Order for Second Stage
24/Sep/2008 Second Stage
24/Sep/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
25/Sep/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
07/Oct/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
08/Oct/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
08/Oct/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
08/Oct/2008 Referral to Select Committee
11/Nov/2008 Committee Stage
18/Dec/2008 Order for Report Stage
18/Dec/2008 Report and Final Stages


Electoral Commission Bill 2008

24/Apr/2008 First Stage


Electricity Regulation (Amendment) (EirGrid) Bill 2008

24/Apr/2008 Order for Second Stage
24/Apr/2008 Second Stage
30/Apr/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
01/May/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
01/May/2008 Referral to Select Committee
20/May/2008 Committee Stage
19/Jun/2008 Order for Report Stage
19/Jun/2008 Report and Final Stages
24/Jun/2008 Second Stage
01/Jul/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages


Ethics in Public Office Bill 2008

07/Feb/2008 First Stage


Finance (No. 2) Bill 2008

25/Nov/2008 Order for Second Stage
25/Nov/2008 Second Stage
25/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
26/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
26/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
26/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
26/Nov/2008 Referral to Select Committee
04/Dec/2008 Allocation of Time Motion
04/Dec/2008 Financial Resolutions
09/Dec/2008 Financial Resolutions
09/Dec/2008 Committee Stage
10/Dec/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
16/Dec/2008 Order for Report Stage
16/Dec/2008 Report and Final Stages
17/Dec/2008 Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage


Finance (No. 2) Bill 2008 (Certified Money) Bill

19/Dec/2008 Second Stage
19/Dec/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages


Finance Bill 2008

05/Feb/2008 Order for Second Stage
05/Feb/2008 Second Stage
06/Feb/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
06/Feb/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
06/Feb/2008 Referral to Select Committee
14/Feb/2008 Allocation of Time
19/Feb/2008 Financial Resolutions
19/Feb/2008 Committee Stage
20/Feb/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
05/Mar/2008 Financial Resolution
05/Mar/2008 Order for Report Stage
05/Mar/2008 Report Stage
05/Mar/2008 Report Stage (Resumed)
06/Mar/2008 Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stages


Finance Bill 2008 (Certified Money) Bill

12/Mar/2008 Second Stage
13/Mar/2008 Committee Stage
13/Mar/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed) and Remaining Stages
13/Mar/2008 Motion for Earlier Signature


Freedom of Information (Amendment) Bill 2008

24/Apr/2008 First Stage
30/Apr/2008 Order for Second Stage
30/Apr/2008 Second Stage


Fuel Poverty and Energy Conservation Bill 2008

14/May/2008 First Stage


Gas (Amendment) Bill 2008

18/Nov/2008 Order for Second Stage
18/Nov/2008 Second Stage
19/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
19/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
19/Nov/2008 Referral to Select Committee
04/Dec/2008 Committee Stage
18/Dec/2008 Order for Report Stage
18/Dec/2008 Report and Final Stages


Harbours (Amendment) Bill 2008

08/Oct/2008 Order for Second Stage
08/Oct/2008 Second Stage
22/Oct/2008 Committee Stage
29/Oct/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
06/Nov/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
20/Nov/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)


Health Bill 2008

10/Dec/2008 Order for Second Stage
10/Dec/2008 Second Stage
10/Dec/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
10/Dec/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
11/Dec/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
11/Dec/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
11/Dec/2008 Committee Stage
12/Dec/2008 Second Stage
12/Dec/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages
12/Dec/2008 Motion for Earlier Signature


Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2008

01/Oct/2008 Order for Second Stage
01/Oct/2008 Second Stage
08/Oct/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
19/Nov/2008 Committee Stage
03/Dec/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
10/Dec/2008 Report and Final Stages


Human Body Organs and Human Tissue Bill 2008

01/Oct/2008 Order for Second Stage
01/Oct/2008 Second Stage


Human Rights Commission (Amendment) Bill 2008

02/Dec/2008 First Stage


Immigration, Residence and Protection Bill 2008

13/Feb/2008 Order for Second Stage
13/Feb/2008 Second Stage
14/Feb/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
21/Feb/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
21/Feb/2008 Referral to Select Committee
02/Apr/2008 Discussion
08/Apr/2008 Discussion
22/Apr/2008 Financial Resolution
29/Apr/2008 Committee Stage
30/Apr/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
01/May/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
15/May/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
20/May/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
22/May/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
10/Jul/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
16/Jul/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
24/Jul/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
09/Oct/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
30/Oct/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
05/Nov/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)
11/Nov/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed)


Intoxicating Liquor Bill 2008

24/Jun/2008 Order for Second Stage
24/Jun/2008 Second Stage
25/Jun/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
26/Jun/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
01/Jul/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
01/Jul/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
02/Jul/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
02/Jul/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
08/Jul/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages
09/Jul/2008 Second Stage
09/Jul/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
10/Jul/2008 Committee Stage
10/Jul/2008 Report and Final Stages


Intoxicating Liquor Public Order Bill 2008

30/Apr/2008 Discussion with Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform


Juries (Amendment) Bill 2008

24/Apr/2008 First Stage


Legal Practitioners (Irish Language) Bill 2007

14/Feb/2008 Committee Stage
30/Apr/2008 Order for Report Stage
30/Apr/2008 Report and Final Stages
14/May/2008 Second Stage
25/Jun/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages
03/Jul/2008 From the Seanad


Legal Services Ombudsman Bill 2008

28/May/2008 Order for Second Stage
28/May/2008 Second Stage
29/May/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
07/Oct/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
07/Oct/2008 Referral to Select Committee
04/Dec/2008 Committee Stage


Local Elections Bill 2008

28/Feb/2008 First Stage


Local Government Services (Corporate Bodies) (Confirmation of Orders) Bill 2008

28/Feb/2008 Order for Second Stage
28/Feb/2008 Second Stage
11/Mar/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages
10/Apr/2008 Second Stage
10/Apr/2008 Referral to Select Committee
14/May/2008 Order for Report Stage
14/May/2008 Report and Final Stages


Local Government Services (Corporate Bodies)(Confirmation of Orders) Bill 2008

01/May/2008 Committee Stage


Mental Capacity and Guardianship Bill 2008

19/Feb/2008 First Stage


Mental Health (Involuntary Procedures) (Amendment) Bill 2008

19/Jun/2008 First Stage
25/Jun/2008 Second Stage


Mental Health Bill 2008

30/Oct/2008 Order for Second Stage
30/Oct/2008 Second Stage
30/Oct/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages
30/Oct/2008 Second Stage
30/Oct/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages
30/Oct/2008 Motion for Earlier Signature


Motor Vehicle (Duties and Licences) (No. 2) Bill 2008

27/Nov/2008 Order for Second Stage
27/Nov/2008 Second Stage
27/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
27/Nov/2008 Referral to Select Committee
09/Dec/2008 Message from Select Committee
16/Dec/2008 Order for Report Stage
17/Dec/2008 Second Stage
17/Dec/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages


Motor Vehicle (Duties and Licences) Bill 2008

20/Feb/2008 Second Stage
20/Feb/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
20/Feb/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
26/Feb/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
26/Feb/2008 Referral to Select Committee
04/Mar/2008 Financial Resolution
05/Mar/2008 Committee Stage
11/Mar/2008 Order for Report Stage
11/Mar/2008 Report and Final Stages
19/Mar/2008 Second Stage
20/Mar/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages


Motor Vehicle (Duties and Licences)(No. 2) Bill 2008

09/Dec/2008 Committee Stage


Motor Vehicles (Duties and Licences) (No. 2) Bill 2008

16/Dec/2008 Report and Final Stages


Nuclear Test Ban Bill 2006

21/May/2008 Committee Stage
25/Jun/2008 Order for Report Stage
25/Jun/2008 Report and Final Stages
02/Jul/2008 Second Stage
03/Jul/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages
08/Jul/2008 From the Seanad


Nursing Homes Support Scheme Bill 2008

13/Nov/2008 Order for Second Stage
13/Nov/2008 Second Stage
20/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
27/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
02/Dec/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)


Offences Against the State Acts Repeal Bill 2008

18/Jun/2008 First Stage


Offshore Renewable Energy Development Bill

10/Dec/2008 Discussion


Ombudsman (Amendment) Bill 2008

02/Dec/2008 Order for Second Stage
02/Dec/2008 Second Stage
02/Dec/2008 Referral to Select Committee


Passports Bill 2007

19/Feb/2008 Order for Report Stage
19/Feb/2008 Report Stage
27/Feb/2008 Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage
05/Mar/2008 Second Stage
12/Mar/2008 Committee Stage
19/Mar/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed) and Remaining Stages


Planning and Development (Amendment) Bill 2008

25/Sep/2008 First Stage


Planning and Development (Enforcement Proceedings) Bill 2008

04/Dec/2008 First Stage


Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) Bill 2008

30/Oct/2008 Order for Second Stage
30/Oct/2008 Second Stage
30/Oct/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
30/Oct/2008 Referral to Select Committee


Prison Development (Confirmation of Resolutions) Bill 2008

24/Jun/2008 Order for Second Stage
24/Jun/2008 Second Stage
24/Jun/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages
26/Jun/2008 Second and Subsequent Stages


Protection of Employees (Agency Workers) (No. 2) Bill 2008

12/Mar/2008 Order for Second Stage
12/Mar/2008 Second Stage


Protection of Employees (Agency Workers) Bill 2008

06/Mar/2008 First Stage


Protection of Employees (Agency Workers)(No. 2) Bill 2008

06/Mar/2008 First Stage


Public Appointments Transparency Bill 2008

10/Jul/2008 First Stage


Registration of Lobbyists Bill 2008

30/Apr/2008 First Stage


Social Welfare (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2008

11/Nov/2008 Order for Second Stage
11/Nov/2008 Second Stage
11/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
12/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
12/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
12/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
12/Nov/2008 Referral to Select Committee
26/Nov/2008 Committee Stage
03/Dec/2008 Order for Report Stage
03/Dec/2008 Report Stage
03/Dec/2008 Report Stage (Resumed)
04/Dec/2008 Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stages
09/Dec/2008 Second Stage
16/Dec/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages
16/Dec/2008 Motion for Earlier Signature


Social Welfare and Pensions Bill 2008

12/Feb/2008 Order for Second Stage
12/Feb/2008 Second Stage
13/Feb/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
13/Feb/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
13/Feb/2008 Referral to Select Committee
26/Feb/2008 Committee Stage
04/Mar/2008 Order for Report Stage
04/Mar/2008 Report and Final Stages
05/Mar/2008 Second Stage
06/Mar/2008 Committee and Remaining Stages
06/Mar/2008 Motion for Earlier Signature


Spent Convictions Bill 2007

17/Dec/2008 Motion
18/Dec/2008 Second Stage
18/Dec/2008 Referral to Select Committee


Stem-Cell Research (Protection of Human Embryos) Bill 2008

20/Nov/2008 First Stage
26/Nov/2008 Second Stage


Student Support Bill 2008

26/Feb/2008 Order for Second Stage
26/Feb/2008 Second Stage
27/Feb/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
28/Feb/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
13/Mar/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
24/Apr/2008 Discussion with Union of Students in Ireland
30/Apr/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
30/Apr/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
30/Apr/2008 Referral to Select Committee


Tribunals of Inquiry Bill 2005

06/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
06/Nov/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
06/Nov/2008 Referral to Select Committee


Twenty-eighth Amendment of the Constitution Bill 2008

02/Apr/2008 Order for Second Stage
02/Apr/2008 Second Stage
03/Apr/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
08/Apr/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
09/Apr/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
10/Apr/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
17/Apr/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
22/Apr/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
23/Apr/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
23/Apr/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
23/Apr/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
29/Apr/2008 Committee Stage
29/Apr/2008 Committee Stage (Resumed) and Remaining Stages
30/Apr/2008 Second Stage
01/May/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)
01/May/2008 Committee Stage
07/May/2008 Report and Final Stages


Twenty-ninth Amendment of the Constitution Bill 2008

27/May/2008 First Stage


Victims’ Rights Bill 2008

24/Jun/2008 Order for Second Stage
25/Jun/2008 Second Stage (Resumed)


Vocational Education (Primary Education) Bill 2008

14/Oct/2008 First Stage


Voluntary Health Insurance (Amendment) Bill 2007

27/Feb/2008 Committee Stage
11/Mar/2008 Order for Report Stage
11/Mar/2008 Report and Final Stages
09/Apr/2008 Report and Final Stages