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) Deputy Thomas Pringle - to discuss the delays in the processing of illness benefit payments in County Donegal; (2) Deputy Michael Moynihan - the need for a progress report on the new amalgamated primary school in Kanturk, County Cork; (3) Deputy Michael McGrath - to discuss the outstanding payments related to the collapse of Setanta Insurance; (4) Deputy Eugene Murphy - to discuss safety measures on the N4 following an escalation of road collisions at the Cootehall and Croghan junction; (5) Deputy James Browne - to discuss the need for funding for St. Aidan's care services in Gorey, County Wexford; (6) Deputy John Brassil - to discuss the vacancies on employment schemes throughout the country and the impact of full employment on the schemes; (7) Deputy Thomas P. Broughan - the need for additional consultant psychiatrists at the Kilbarrack west mental health service; (8) Deputy Mattie McGrath - the need to review DEIS status for the primary schools in Tipperary town and county; (9) Deputy Ruth Coppinger - to discuss the continued closure of Tyrrelstown schools; (10) Deputy Fiona O'Loughlin - to discuss the impact of the M7 roadworks on commuters; (11) Deputy Clare Daly - to discuss the delays in the payments of the Magdalen redress scheme; (12) Deputy Mick Barry - to discuss delays in the construction of the Cork event centre; (13) Deputies Bernard J. Durkan and Martin Heydon - to discuss the next stage of development of new units at Naas General Hospital and an update on new developments in mental health services at the hospital; (14) Deputy Mick Wallace - to discuss the procurement process regarding schools in Ireland; (15) Deputy Pat Buckley - to discuss the closure of services to referrals of homeless persons at the ACCESS mental health unit; (16) Deputy Robert Troy - to discuss establishing a dedicated public transport police to tackle antisocial behaviour; (17) Deputy Declan Breathnach - to discuss the issue of offences committed while perpetrators are out on bail; and (18) Deputy Richard Boyd Barrett - the need for a new school for North Wicklow Educate Together.

The matters raised by Deputies Thomas Pringle, Michael Moynihan, Bernard Durkan and Martin Heydon, and Pat Buckley have been selected for discussion.