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 John Brady - funding of Purple House Cancer Support in Bray, County Wicklow; (2) Deputies Sean Fleming and Fiona O'Loughlin - the future of the Midland Regional Hospital, Portlaoise; (3) Deputy John Lahart - to discuss access to services for homeless people in Dublin; (4) Deputy Bobby Aylward - the need to address overnight ambulance resources in County Kilkenny; (5) Deputy Bríd Smith - the status of MABS services in Dublin 10; (6) Deputy Darragh O'Brien - to discuss the measles outbreak in north Dublin; (7) Deputy Mick Barry - the recent evictions from apartments in Cork city; (8) Deputy Clare Daly - the need for legislative reform in regard to pension benefits; (9) Deputy John Brassil - to review traffic safety at the Lewis Road and bypass road junction in Killarney; (10) Deputy Dessie Ellis - to discuss loading of car insurance policies for the elderly; (11) Deputy Mick Wallace - the need to increase the social housing stock in County Wexford; and (12) Deputy Pat Buckley - the need to connect the R630 to the N25 Cork road at Lakeview roundabout.

The matters raised by Deputies John Brady, Bobby Aylward, Dessie Ellis and John Lahart have been selected for discussion.