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 Anne Rabbitte and Michael Fitzmaurice - to discuss a date to reconvene the new beef task force meeting; (2) Deputy Seán Haughey - the need to provide emergency accommodation for Scoil Chaitríona, Coolock, Dublin 5, following a devastating fire on Wednesday 16 October 2019; (3) Deputy Mary Butler - to discuss the Mental Health Commission report into conditions at the department of psychiatry, University Hospital Waterford; (4) Deputy Joan Burton - to discuss the delay with a permanent school on the Phoenix Park racecourse site for Edmund Rice College; (5) Deputy John McGuinness - the need for the Minister for Health to update the House on the provision of the approved medication Spinraza to children with spinal muscular atrophy; (6) Deputy Fiona O'Loughlin - to discuss the status of a new school building at St. Paul’s secondary school in Monasterevin; (7) Deputies Aengus Ó Snodaigh and Joan Collins - to discuss the impact the moratorium on Garda overtime has in providing cover over the Hallowe'en period; (8) Deputy Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin - to discuss resource allocation to the regional drug and alcohol task force to deliver on the national drugs strategy; (9) Deputy Bríd Smith - to discuss service level agreements with the Go Ahead Ireland bus company; (10) Deputy Richard Boyd Barrett - to address the matter of child homelessness; and (11) Deputy Martin Heydon - to discuss the progression of a second bridge in Newbridge, County Kildare through the urban regeneration development fund.

The matters raised by Deputies Anne Rabbitte and Michael Fitzmaurice, Seán Haughey, Martin Heydon and Aengus Ó Snodaigh and Joan Collins have been selected for discussion.