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Dáil Éireann debate -
Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015

Vol. 892 No. 1

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 James Bannon - the need for additional funding for a new extension at St. Mary's national school, County Longford; (2) Deputies Niall Collins and Willie O'Dea - the need to address allegations of improper payments at the University of Limerick; (3) Deputy Peter Mathews - the Governor of the Central Bank's responsibility and accountability for identifying where and when banks have under-provided for losses; (4) Deputies Ciara Conway and Denis Naughten - the need for medical cards for cancer patients to be backdated to the original date of application; (5) Deputy Brendan Smith - the plans in place to address the escalating violence in Jerusalem; (6) Deputy Michael McNamara - the need to address the issue of the reduction to GLAS payments; (7) Deputy Jerry Buttimer - the need for temporary accommodation and a permanent site for Rochestown Educate Together national school, Cork; (8) Deputy Seán Crowe - the need to prevent the closure of Cuan Álainn women's refuge centre, Tallaght, Dublin 24; (9) Deputy Noel Harrington - the need for funding to address flood damage caused in areas of west Cork in recent weeks; (10) Deputy Dara Calleary - the need to ensure the future of Westport House in view of its economic and cultural importance to County Mayo; (11) Deputy Billy Timmins - the need to discuss the current status of the Commission of Investigation into IBRC and when it will report; (12) Deputy Derek Keating - the need to progress the extension to Lucan community college, County Dublin; (13) Deputy Billy Kelleher - the need to address concerns expressed by HIQA in its inspection of St Finbarr's Hospital, Cork city; (14) Deputy Colm Keaveney - the need to increase the number of personal assistant hours for persons with disabilities; (15) Deputy Dinny McGinley - the progress regarding a new school to replace St. Mary's national school, Stranorlar, County Donegal; (16) Deputy Mattie McGrath - the need to provide adequate support for the 48,000 persons in this country living with dementia who are supported by 50,000 family carers; (17) Deputy Robert Troy - the need to address the shortfall in funding for an extension to Drumlish national school, Longford; (18) Deputy Clare Daly - the need to discuss the bombing of the Médecins Sans Frontières hospital in Kunduz; (19) Deputy Mick Wallace - the need to discuss the bombing of the Médecins Sans Frontières hospital in Kunduz; (20) Deputy Richard Boyd Barrett - the need to address concerns regarding the withdrawal of funding for the Oasis project for vulnerable teenagers at Mounttown resource centre, Dún Laoghaire, County Dublin; and (21) Deputy Dan Neville - the need to address aspects of the National Suicide Strategy 2015-2020.

The matters raised by Deputies James Bannon, Niall Collins and Willie O'Dea, Ciara Conway and Denis Naughten, and Seán Crowe have been selected for discussion.