Search Legislation

Mental Capacity Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Hansard Reports

19.The following table sets out the dates of the Hansard reports for each stage of the Act’s passage through the Assembly and the date Royal Assent was received.

STAGEDATE

Ad Hoc Joint Committee on the Mental Capacity Bill

Briefing by the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety and Department of Justice

26.05.15

Ad Hoc Joint Committee on the Mental Capacity Bill

Draft Mental Capacity Bill: Departmental Briefing

01.06.15

Ad Hoc Joint Committee on the Mental Capacity Bill

Draft Mental Capacity Bill: DHSSPS Briefing

08.06.15
First Stage08.06.15

Ad Hoc Joint Committee on the Mental Capacity Bill

DHSSPS, DOJ and NICTS Briefing

15.06.15
Second Stage16.06.15

Ad Hoc Joint Committee on the Mental Capacity Bill

DHSSPS and DOJ Briefing

22.06.15

Ad Hoc Joint Committee on the Mental Capacity Bill

Roundtable Discussion with International Academics/Experts

29.06.15
Committee Stage – Part 5 – Lasting Powers of Attorney07.09.15
Committee Stage – Mental Capacity Bill - Part 1 – Principles14.09.15
Committee Stage – Mental Capacity Bill - Part 2 – Lack of capacity: Protection from liability, and safeguards21.09.15
Committee Stage – Mental Capacity Bill - Parts 2, 3 and 428.09.15
Committee Stage – Mental Capacity Bill -  Part 1205.10.15
Committee Stage – Mental Capacity Bill - Parts 9 and 1012.10.15
Committee Stage – Mental Capacity Bill - Parts 6, 7, 8, 11, 13, 14 and 1519.10.15
Committee Stage – Costs02.11.15
Committee Stage – Clause 1102.11.15
Committee Stage – Consideration by Committee09.11.15
Committee Stage – Clauses 1, 7, 16, 22 and 28816.11.15
Committee Stage – Clause 272 and Schedule 923.11.15
Committee Stage – Part 1023.11.15
Committee Stage – Supervision and Assessment Orders30.11.15
Committee Stage – Clause 530.11.15
Committee Stage – Proposed Amendments to clause 28807.01.16
Committee Stage – Formal clause-by-clause consideration11.01.16
Committee Stage – Consideration of Draft Report18.01.16
Committee Stage – Consideration of Final Report25.01.16
Committee’s report on the Mental Capacity Bill – Report number NIA 252/11-1625.01.16
Consideration Stage16.02.16
Further Consideration Stage07.03.16
Final Stage15.03.16
Royal Assent09.05.16

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Explanatory Notes

Text created by the Northern Ireland Assembly department responsible for the subject matter of the Act to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes accompany all Acts of the Northern Ireland Assembly.

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources