Topical Issue Matters

I wish to advise the House of the following matters in respect of which notice has been given under Standing Order 29A and the name of the Member in each case: (1) Deputy Brendan Griffin - the continuing humanitarian situation in Aleppo; (2) Deputy Michael D'Arcy - the funding model of Aiséirí's Aislinn treatment centre; (3) Deputy Pearse Doherty - an gá atá ann don Aire Ealaíon, Oidhreachta agus Gaeltachta freastal ar riachtanais na n-eagraíochtaí a reáchtálann scéim na gcúntoirí teanga thar ceann na Roinne i bhfianaise na gciorraithe atá déanta le dornán beag blianta anuas; (4) Deputy Shane Cassells - the changes in accident and emergency services related to the appointment of a general manager at Our Lady's Hospital in Navan; (5) Deputy John Brassil - the need to protect the two titles of physiotherapist and physical therapist in one register; (6) Deputy Robert Troy - the establishment of an emergency task force to address job losses at Cameron Willis in Longford; (7) Deputy Maureen O'Sullivan - the issues affecting some recipients of the HPV vaccine in light of a recent report from Uppsala Monitoring Centre; (8) Deputy Lisa Chambers - the report on the well-being of members of the Permanent Defence Force; (9) Deputy Maurice Quinlivan - the ongoing crisis in the accident and emergency department at Limerick University Hospital in Dooradoyle and the delay in opening the new accident and emergency unit there; (10) Deputies Mick Barry and Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire - the continued detention of an Irish national in the Philippines; (11) Deputy Martin Ferris - the concerns in the tillage sector; (12) Deputy Barry Cowen - the reduction in ambulance services in Edenderry and their relocation to Tullamore; (13) Deputy Brendan Smith - the need for funding for necessary upgrading works at a school in County Monaghan; (14) Deputy Clare Daly - the implications of the decision to appoint the Irish Aviation Authority as the competent authority on airport noise at Dublin Airport; (15) Deputy John Curran - the need for primary care centres in Clondalkin and Lucan; (16) Deputy Timmy Dooley - the possible changes to the Shannondoc out-of-hours GP service; (17) Deputy John Brady - the development of a coastguard station in Greystones, County Wicklow; (18) Deputy Eugene Murphy - the need for a safety review of the N5 route, in particular from Tarmonbarry to Ballaghaderreen; and (19) Deputy Mick Wallace - the lack of progress with the refugee resettlement programme in Ireland.

The matters raised by Deputies Brendan Griffin, Mick Barry and Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire, Brendan Smith and Robert Troy have been selected for discussion.