Ábhair Shaincheisteanna Tráthúla - 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) Deputies Richard Boyd Barrett and Mick Wallace - to discuss the ongoing crisis in Yemen; (2) Deputies Éamon Ó Cuív and Catherine Connolly - to discuss the housing crisis in Galway city; (3) Deputy James Lawless - capacity issues in the rail fleet serving Kildare; (4) Deputy Joan Burton - to discuss An Bord Pleanála's decision to refuse permission for the predestrianisation of College Green; (5) Deputies Thomas P. Broughan and Clare Daly - to discuss the 2017 annual report of Caranua's appeals officer; and (6) Deputy Martin Heydon - the need to implement phase 2 of the Kildare route project to upgrade the rail track to four lines as far as Kildare town.

The matters raised by Deputies Richard Boyd Barrett and Mick Wallace, Éamon Ó Cuív and Catherine Connolly, Joan Burton, and Thomas P. Broughan and Clare Daly have been selected for discussion.