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 Niamh Smyth - to discuss funding for cancer supports in Cavan town; (2) Deputy Joan Collins - to discuss the issue of the projects of common interest, PCI, list and concern that this list includes the proposed Shannon LNG plant; (3) Deputy Seamus Healy - to discuss additional special needs assistants for Scoil Aonghusa, special national school, Cashel, County Tipperary; (4) Deputy Mary Butler - to discuss the waiting lists for home care supports in Waterford; (5) Deputy James Browne - to discuss the waiting lists for home care supports and home help in Wexford; (6) Deputy James Lawless - to discuss traffic congestion in Maynooth, County Kildare; (7) Deputy Louise O'Reilly - to discuss the need for additional school places in north county Dublin; (8) Deputy Fiona O'Loughlin - to discuss the need for additional supports for respite and residential care in Kildare and nationwide; (9) Deputy Mattie McGrath - to discuss a ring road for Tipperary town; (10) Deputy Martin Ferris - to discuss the Fáilte Ireland and Tourism Ireland decision to cease promoting greyhound racing; (11) Deputy Maureen O'Sullivan - to discuss the licensing issues relating to the fast ferry, Dun na Sead II; and (12) Deputy Eoin Ó Broin - to discuss the decision to cut the funding for the Get Ahead Club school service in north Clondalkin, Dublin 22.

The matters raised by Deputies Niamh Smyth, Maureen O'Sullivan and Martin Ferris have been selected for discussion.

Sitting suspended at 2.25 p.m. and resumed at 3.05 p.m.