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 37 and the name of the Member in each case: (1) Deputy Éamon Ó Cuív - the need for a suite of measures to assist the hospitality and other sectors against the effects of Covid-19; (2) Deputy Catherine Connolly - the failure to provide bus transport to enable children with special needs to participate in the July provision programme at Ábalta special school, Parkmore, Galway; (3) Deputies Kieran O'Donnell, Cathal Crowe and Joe Carey - to discuss supports for the aviation sector in light of Covid-19; (4) Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh - the need to urgently open an autism spectrum disorder special school in Scoil Colm in Dublin 12; (5) Deputy James Lawless - the school build plans for St. Corban's school, Naas, and related works; (6) Deputy Jackie Cahill - to discuss financial assistance for private bus operators in the aftermath of Covid-19; (7) Deputy Maurice Quinlivan - to discuss funding for the regional drug and alcohol task force to achieve outcomes envisioned in the national drugs strategy; (8) Deputy Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire - to discuss the shortage of places in special schools and autism spectrum disorder units in the Cork city area; (9) Deputies Marian Harkin and Michael Fitzmaurice - to discuss the Government response to the recent bogslide on Shaas Mountain, Drumkeeran, County Leitrim; (10) Deputy Emer Higgins - to discuss plans for temporary school buildings in Rathcoole; (11) Deputy Michael Healy-Rae - to discuss the cost of regulation of credit unions; (12) Deputy Mattie McGrath - to discuss how school transport will operate and payment deadlines; (13) Deputy Eoin Ó Broin - to discuss the Environmental Protection Agency report, Drinking Water Quality in Public Supplies 2019, and river, lake and coastal pollution; (14) Deputy Pat Buckley - to discuss the ongoing Covid-19 recommendations at Kilcredan national school in east Cork; (15) Deputy Ruairí Ó Murchú - to discuss ongoing drug crime in Dundalk; (16) Deputy Mick Barry - to discuss the greenhouse gas emissions projections for 2019 to 2040 published by the Environmental Protection Agency; (17) Deputy Paul Donnelly - the strategy for tackling the use of quad and scrambler bikes on public roads and in public parks; (18) Deputy David Cullinane - to discuss the pathway to a technological university of the south east; (19) Deputy Jennifer Murnane O'Connor - to discuss the resumption of overnight respite services and day services for adults with intellectual disabilities; and (20) Deputy Neasa Hourigan - to ask the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage his plans to develop and issue guidelines to local authorities as a matter of urgency on the best practice implementation of pedestrian and cycling measures relating to the Covid-19 pandemic and his plans to address public health requirements in urban areas for increased space in the public realm.

The matters raised by Deputies Éamon Ó Cuív; Aengus Ó Snodaigh; Kieran O'Donnell, Cathal Crowe and Joe Carey; and Marian Harkin and Michael Fitzmaurice have been selected for discussion.