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Charities Act (Northern Ireland) 2008

Hansard Reports

The following table sets out the dates of the Hansard reports for each stage of the Act’s passage through the Northern Ireland Assembly.

Introduction of the Act to the Social Development  Committee (“Committee”)31.05.07
Introduction to the Northern Ireland Assembly (“Assembly”)10.12.07
Committee briefed by Departmental Officials on issues raised by Members10.01.08
Assembly - Second Stage debate15.01.08
Committee Stage - evidence from Chief Officers 3rd Sector (CO3)17.01.08
Committee Stage - evidence from the Northern Ireland Council for Voluntary Action (NICVA)24.01.08
Committee Stage - evidence from the Volunteer Development Agency (VDA)31.01.08
Committee Stage - evidence from Cleaver Fulton Rankin Solicitors07.02.08
Committee Stage - evidence from the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI)14.02.08
Committee Stage - evidence from Evangelical Alliance Northern Ireland21.02.08
Committee Stage - evidence from the Presbyterian Church in Ireland28.02.08
Committee Stage - consideration of sections 1-5228.02.08
Committee Stage - evidence from Magheraknock Mission Hall, Kingdom Life Faith Centre, Moira Pentecostal Church, Mount Zion Free Methodist Church and Jordan Victory Church06.03.08
Committee Stage - consideration  sections 53-7106.03.08
Committee Stage - consideration  sections  72-186 and  Schedules 1-913.03.08
Committee Stage -  formal consideration  sections  1-73 (section 13 referred for further consideration )03.04.08
Committee Stage - formal consideration  sections  74-186, and Schedules 1-9 (sections 122, 165 and 166 referred for further consideration )10.04.08
Committee Stage -  formal consideration  sections  13,  122,165 and  16617.04.08
Committee Stage -  formal consideration amendments agreed01.05.08
Committee publishes its report on the Act - Report Number - NIA  9/0713.05.08
Assembly - Consideration Stage03.06.08
Assembly - Further Consideration Stage17.06.08
Assembly - Final Stage30.06.08
Royal Assent09.09.08

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