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 Troy - the sanctioning of the drug Soliris for the treatment of Degos disease; (2) Deputies Charlie McConalogue and Pearse Doherty - the provision of capital funding for the community hospitals in Lifford, Ramelton and Stranorlar in County Donegal to meet Health Information and Quality Authority standards; (3) Deputy Joanna Tuffy - the appointment of a liquidator to Xtra-vision and the rights of employees, including the right to redundancy payments; (4) Deputy Mick Wallace - the review of the penalty points system; and (5) Deputy Bernard J. Durkan - the application for an exceptional needs payment by a person, details supplied.

The matters raised by Deputies Bernard J. Durkan; Joanna Tuffy; Charlie McConalogue and Pearse Doherty; and Robert Troy have been selected for discussion.