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 Clare Daly, Louise O'Reilly and Jim O'Callaghan - to discuss the need for ASD units and educational resources for children with special needs in north Dublin; (2) Deputy John Curran - to discuss the reduction in Garda resources in Rathcoole, County Dublin; (3) Deputy Maurice Quinlivan - to discuss an independent clinical review of University Hospital Limerick; (4) Deputy Willie Penrose - to discuss plans for a regional alternative to the pillar banks in the form of a public bank model; (5) Deputy Dara Calleary - to discuss the impact of HSE budget cuts in the CHO 2 region, Mayo Galway and Roscommon; (6) Deputy Pat Buckley - to discuss the mother and baby homes report published yesterday; (7) Deputy Robert Troy - to discuss regulating wholesale purchase of apartment blocks which is pushing owner occupiers out of the market; and (8) Deputy Joan Burton - to ask the Minister for Justice and Equality if he is aware of the recent increase in feuding and violent gang activity in the Dublin 15 area, and his plans to address the same.

The matters raised by Deputies Clare Daly, Louise O'Reilly and Jim O'Callaghan; Dara Calleary; Willie Penrose; and Robert Troy have been selected for discussion.