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Dáil Éireann debate -
Wednesday, 9 Nov 2016

Vol. 928 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 29A and the name of the Member in each case: (1) Deputy Fiona O'Loughlin - pensions inequality when taking a career break to care for children or the elderly; (2) Deputy Brendan Griffin - the inclusion of the Orkambi drug in the long-term illness scheme; (3) Deputy Josepha Madigan - anti-social behaviour in Stepaside, County Dublin; (4) Deputy Peter Burke - a sustainable future for the Imperial Tobacco factory unit and grounds; (5) Deputy Bernard J. Durkan - concerns about a prominent site at Naas, County Kildare; (6) Deputy Fergus O'Dowd - the need to increase speech and language therapy services in County Louth; (7) Deputy David Cullinane - the need to expand Our Lady of Mercy national school, Stradbally, County Waterford and related demographic pressures; (8) Deputy Marc MacSharry - support for the glamping tourism project in Enniscrone, County Sligo; (9) Deputy Imelda Munster - the plans, if any, to build on land zoned for social housing in County Louth; (10) Deputy Catherine Murphy - the Maynooth line fare increases for commuters between Leixlip and Dublin; (11) Deputy Joan Burton - the report on the rental sector; (12) Deputy Michael Harty - the number of patients waiting on trolleys for admission to University Hospital Limerick; (13) Deputies Clare Daly and Anne Rabbitte - the staffing crisis in maternity hospitals; (14) Deputy Hildegarde Naughton - bed capacity at Galway University Hospitals in the absence of a significant increase in the number of inpatient beds; (15) Deputies Mattie McGrath and Eamon Scanlon - the transparency and accountability of advisers to the Citizens' Assembly; (16) Deputy Mick Wallace - the terms of reference for the planned commission of investigation into NAMA and Project Eagle; (17) Deputy Seán Crowe - the challenges faced by drug task forces across the State; (18) Deputies Richard Boyd Barrett and Bríd Smith - the implications of the Donald Trump victory in the United States.

The matters raised by Deputies Fiona O'Loughlin, Hildegarde Naughton, David Cullinane and Joan Burton have been selected for discussion.