Matters at the Commencement of the Sitting

Senator Keith Swanick
The plans that have been put in place for the continuation of services for scoliosis patients in Tallaght Hospital

Senator Jennifer Murnane O’Connor
The need to address the findings of 2017 South East Economic Monitor Report that Carlow has the third highest rate of unemployment in the country

Senator John O’Mahony
To outline the criteria for free legal aid and to address the need for reform in this area

Senator Paul Gavan
The steps being taken to address the precarious work and low pay prevalent in the Childcare/Early Years Education Sector