Bill entitled An Act to amend and extend the law in relation to the adoption of children; and, for that purpose, to amend the Adoption Act 2010; to provide for the repeal of Part 11 of the Children and Family Relationships Act 2015; and to provide for related matters.

Last Updated: 19 July 2017

Source:

Government

Originating House:

Dáil Éireann

History of this Act

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    3 May 2016
    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    3 May 2016

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    18 May 2016
    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    18 May 2016

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

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

    16 Nov 2016
    Dáil Third Stage

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

    16 Nov 2016

    Completed

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    30 Nov 2016
    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    30 Nov 2016

    Completed

  • 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)

    30 Nov 2016
    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)

    30 Nov 2016

    Completed

  • Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

    n/a
    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

    n/a

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    24 Jan 2017
    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    24 Jan 2017

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

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

    31 Jan 2017
    Seanad Third Stage

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

    31 Jan 2017

    Completed

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    13 Jun 2017
    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    13 Jun 2017

    Completed

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made and it is sent to the President for signature (Also known as Final Stage)

    13 Jun 2017
    Seanad Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made and it is sent to the President for signature (Also known as Final Stage)

    13 Jun 2017

    Completed

  • Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    19 Jul 2017
    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    19 Jul 2017

    Current Stage

19 July 2017

Adoption (Amendment) Act 2017

Adoption (Amendment) Act 2017

30 November 2016

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Adoption (Amendment) Bill 2016

30 November 2016

As passed by Dáil Éireann

Adoption (Amendment) Bill 2016

16 November 2016

As amended in Committee/Select Committee [Dáil Éireann]

Adoption (Amendment) Bill 2016

3 May 2016

As initiated

Adoption (Amendment) Bill 2016

Amendments

Dáil

15 November 2016

Dáil Committee Stage

Proposed Amendments

29 November 2016

Dáil Committee Stage

Proposed Amendments

29 November 2016

Dáil Committee Stage

Proposed Amendments

Seanad

31 January 2017

Seanad Committee Stage

Proposed Amendments

13 June 2017

Seanad Committee Stage

Proposed Amendments

13 June 2017

Seanad Committee Stage

Proposed Amendments

Dáil

16 June 2017

Dáil Committee Stage

Proposed Amendments

Debates

13 July 2017

Dáil Éireann

Adoption (Amendment) Bill 2016: From the Seanad

13 June 2017

Seanad Éireann

Adoption (Amendment) Bill 2016: Report and Final Stages

31 January 2017

Seanad Éireann

Adoption (Amendment) Bill 2016: Committee Stage

24 January 2017

Seanad Éireann

Adoption (Amendment) Bill 2016: Second Stage

30 November 2016

Dáil Éireann

Adoption (Amendment) Bill 2016: Order for Report Stage

30 November 2016

Dáil Éireann

Adoption (Amendment) Bill 2016: Report and Final Stages

16 November 2016

Select Committee On Children And Youth Affairs

Adoption (Amendment) Bill 2016: Committee Stage

18 May 2016

Dáil Éireann

Adoption (Amendment) Bill 2016: Second Stage (Resumed)