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 Martin Kenny - to discuss funding of local authority veterinary services; (2) Deputy Niamh Smyth - to discuss the review into the midwifery-led unit in Cavan General Hospital; (3) Deputy Michael McNamara - to discuss the necessity to extend the defective concrete block scheme to County Clare; (4) Deputy Louise O'Reilly - to discuss the shortage of secondary school places in Swords, County Dublin; (5) Deputy Darren O'Rourke - to discuss ongoing issues in relation to access to school bus transport; (6) Deputy Pádraig O'Sullivan - to discuss providing an out of hours GP care service on the northside of Cork City; (7) Deputy Bríd Smith - to discuss the education needs of children not attending school because they have vulnerable parents with underlying health conditions; (8) Deputy Éamon Ó Cuív - to discuss support for the inshore fishing sector severely impacted by Covid-19; (9) Deputy Claire Kerrane - the need for additional resources at Loughglynn Ambulance Base, County Roscommon; and (10) Deputy Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire - to discuss schools losing posts and teachers.

The matters raised Deputies Niamh Smyth and Martin Kenny have been selected for discussion.