Bill entitled An Act to provide that all children must be admitted to child appropriate inpatient psychiatric units and providing that no child shall be admitted to an adult psychiatric inpatient unit (voluntarily or involuntarily) save in exceptional circumstances where such admission is in the child’s best interests

Last updated: 7 Feb 2018

Sponsored by: Joan Freeman Gerard P. Craughwell Marie-Louise O'Donnell

Source: Private Members

Originating House: Seanad Éireann

History of this Bill

This Bill is before Seanad Éireann, Third Stage

7 Feb 2018

Seanad Éireann
Dáil Éireann
Enacted Bill
  • Seanad First Stage

    13 Dec 2016

    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    13 Dec 2016

    Completed

  • Seanad Second Stage

    21 Jun 2017

    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    21 Jun 2017

    Completed

  • Seanad Third Stage

    7 Feb 2018

    Seanad Third Stage

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

    7 Feb 2018

    Current Stage

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

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    Seanad Fourth Stage

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

    Future Stage

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

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    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)

    Future Stage

  • Dáil First Stage

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    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Dáil First Stage

    Future Stage

  • Dáil Second Stage

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    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    Future Stage

  • Dáil Third Stage

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    Dáil Third Stage

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

    Future Stage

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

    n/a

    Dáil Fourth Stage

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

    Future Stage

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

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    Dáil Fifth Stage

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

    Future Stage

  • Enacted

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    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

    Future Stage

 

7 Feb 2018

As amended in Committee [Seanad Éireann]

Mental Health (Amendment) Bill 2016

13 Dec 2016

As initiated

Mental Health (Amendment) Bill 2016

Debates

7 Feb 2018

Seanad Éireann

Mental Health (Amendment) Bill 2016: Committee Stage

21 Jun 2017

Seanad Éireann

Mental Health (Amendment) Bill 2016: Second Stage

13 Dec 2016

Seanad Éireann

Mental Health (Amendment) Bill 2016: First Stage