Topical Issue Matters

I wish to advise the House of the following matters in respect of which notice has been given under Standing Order 27A and the name of the Member in each case: (1) Deputy Robert Dowds - the need for a refund mechanism on returned glass and plastic containers as a means of tackling our litter problem; (2) Deputy Dan Neville - National Dementia Strategy; (3) Deputy Seamus Healy - the provision of a new school in respect of Gael Scoil Cluain Meala, County Tipperary; (4) Deputy Marcella Corcoran Kennedy - the commemoration of the women who campaigned for women's right to vote to be included in the Third Home Rule Bill 1912; (5) Deputy Thomas Pringle - the need to support world Fibromyalgia Awareness Day; (6) Deputy Jerry Buttimer - the sale of NAMA controlled land at Douglas, Cork; (7) Deputy Tom Hayes - the need to allow for the registration of Irish deaths abroad; (8) Deputy Seán Kyne - the need to clarify the rules regarding increases in stocking rates and the operation of the appeals mechanism as it applies to the disadvantaged area scheme; (9) Deputy Sean Fleming - the impact of community employment scheme cutbacks on child care provision services; (10) Deputy Mattie McGrath - the need for greater efficiencies and transparency in the progression of major schemes such as waste water treatment system upgrades; (11) Deputy Mick Wallace - the need to find a resolution to the problems of the residents of Priory Hall, Dublin; (12) Deputy James Bannon - the need to review the cut in funding to St Christopher's Services, Longford; (13) Deputy Richard Boyd Barrett - the postponement of the new school building at Newpark Comprehensive School, Blackrock, Dublin until 2015.

The matters raised by the following Deputies Seán Kyne, Robert Dowds, Marcella Corcoran-Kennedy and Sean Fleming have been selected for discussion