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 Paul McAuliffe and Patrick Costello - to discuss the issue of illegally driven scrambler bikes in Dublin; (2) Deputy Neale Richmond - to discuss the provision of prefabricated accommodation for Goatstown Educate Together secondary school; (3) Deputy Ciarán Cannon - to discuss investing in double-tracking the rail line between Athenry and Galway city; (4) Deputy Richard O'Donoghue - to discuss flood defence and future-proofing in non-flood plains in areas of County Limerick; (5) Deputy Éamon Ó Cuív - to discuss the commencement of sections of the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill dealing with minimum unit pricing; (6) Deputy Mark Ward - to discuss the value of community police working pro-actively during these ever-changing times; (7) Deputies Pádraig O'Sullivan, James O'Connor and Christopher O'Sullivan - to discuss support to ensure the continued viability of Cork Airport and the task force on aviation recovery; (8) Deputy Kieran O'Donnell - to ask the Minister for Justice and Equality for an update on plans for the redeployment of gardaí from non-core court duties to front-line policing as prioritised in the future of policing in Ireland report; (9) Deputy Chris Andrews - to discuss plans for the regeneration of social housing and flat complexes in inner-city Dublin; (10) Deputies Peadar Tóibín and Joe McHugh - to discuss the implementation of the 50% capacity rule on buses for post-primary students; (11) Deputy Martin Browne - to discuss investing in our young people whose early life is disrupted by Covid-19; (12) Deputy Paul Donnelly - to discuss when a permanent site will be completed for Edmund Rice College, Dublin 15; (13) Deputy Verona Murphy - to discuss the impact of the increased college entry points on 2019 college applicants; (14) Deputy Denis Naughten - to discuss the need to redeploy speech and language therapists from Covid-19 contact tracing work to provide support to children; (15) Deputy Matt Carthy - to discuss the European Commission's REACH Committee's adoption of a regulation on the use of lead gunshot; (16) Deputy Gino Kenny - to discuss the refugee crisis in Lesbos and Ireland's response; (17) Deputy Dessie Ellis - to discuss Dublin City Council's cessation of the weed-killing programme and the contracting out of its grass-cutting service; (18) Deputy Carol Nolan - to discuss climate action mitigation measures being adopted to reduce the number of repeat flood events; (19) Deputies Bríd Smith and Paul Murphy - to discuss the ASTI ballot over safety in schools and Covid-19; (20) Deputy Dara Calleary - to discuss a funding package for Ireland West Airport, Knock; (21) Deputy Sean Sherlock - to discuss the need to end dual pricing within the insurance industry; (22) Deputy Sorca Clarke - to discuss a review of access for partners and birthing support in maternity settings; (23) Deputy Pearse Doherty - to discuss a review of gynaecology services in Letterkenny University Hospital; (24) Deputy Mick Barry - to discuss the potential sale of Ulster Bank and its potential impact on communities, jobs, services and mortgage holders; (25) Deputy Kathleen Funchion - to discuss SUSI applications and documentation issues for adopted persons; (26) Deputy Martin Kenny - to discuss difficulty accessing school transport in rural areas; (27) Deputy Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire - to discuss the L2455 Lehenaghbeg-Lehenaghmore Road improvement scheme; (28) Deputy Brian Stanley - to discuss health ICU capacity during the Covid-19 pandemic; (29) Deputy Darren O'Rourke - to discuss staff shortages in the early years sector in County Meath; (30) Deputy Jennifer Whitmore - to discuss the funding deficit in Wicklow County Council following delays in reform of the local property tax; (31) Deputy Pat Buckley - to discuss ongoing traffic congestion problems in Castlemartyr, County Cork; (32) Deputy Holly Cairns - to discuss ongoing clusters of Covid-19 in meat plants; and (33) Deputies Ruairí Ó Murchú and Niamh Smyth - to discuss mental health and suicide prevention supports in Louth, Cavan and Monaghan in light of Covid-19.

The matters raised by Deputies Ruairí Ó Murchú and Niamh Smyth; Gino Kenny; Paul McAuliffe and Patrick Costello; and Ciarán Cannon have been selected for discussion.