Ábhair Shaincheisteanna Tráthúla - Topical Issue Matters

I wish to advise the House of the following in respect of which notice has been given under Standing Order 37 and the name of the Member in each case: (1) Deputies Pat Buckley and David Stanton - to discuss the lack of school transport places in east Cork; (2) Deputy Martin Kenny - to discuss the funding of suicide prevention services in the north-west; (3) Deputy Louise O'Reilly - to discuss supports for women during perimenopause and menopause; (4) Deputy Alan Farrell - to discuss greater Garda support ahead of the summer to deal with incidents of antisocial behaviour; (5) Deputy Marian Harkin - to discuss the Government plan for the provision of a catheterisation laboratory at Sligo University Hospital with the Minister for Health; (6) Deputy Jennifer Carroll MacNeill - to discuss the review of the relationships and sexuality education, RSE, curriculum in primary and secondary schools announced in 2018; (7) Deputies Patrick Costello, Joan Collins and Neale Richmond - to discuss the educational needs of children on the ASD spectrum and the need to reassess needs from a special class to a special school; (8) Deputies Rose Conway-Walsh, Dara Calleary and Pearse Doherty - to discuss the design funding and operation of the defective concrete blocks - pyrite-mica - scheme; (9) Deputy Dessie Ellis - to discuss the impact of strategic housing developments in local planning in areas such Ballymun, Finglas and Santry; (10) Deputy John Lahart - to discuss the ongoing controversy surround the charity, Bóthar; (11) Deputy Jennifer Whitmore - to discuss local concerns regarding a "Do not consume" water notice in Barndarrig, County Wicklow; (12) Deputy Brian Stanley - to discuss the current difficulties in accessing the dental treatment services scheme; (13) Deputy Joe Flaherty - to discuss the extension of the natural gas pipeline in County Longford from Ballymahon to Longford and Edgeworthstown; (14) Deputy Jennifer Murnane O'Connor - to discuss engagement with SOLAS and the HEA to facilitate additional apprenticeship places; (15) Deputies Ruairí Ó Murchú and Chris Andrews - to discuss the application process for the Irish Mixed Martial Arts Association to receive recognition under Sport Ireland; (16) Deputy David Cullinane - to discuss the State’s cybersecurity with the Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications; (17) Deputy Maurice Quinlivan - to discuss the issue of income limits for social housing eligibility; (18) Deputy Aindrias Moynihan - to discuss the ongoing backlog of driver tests and driver theory tests; (19) Deputy Martin Browne - to discuss a review of the school transport schemes; (20) Deputy Kathleen Funchion - to discuss securing stable and adequate broadband connections through National Broadband Ireland; (21) Deputy Thomas Gould - to discuss the lack of full-time vacant homes officers across the state; (22) Deputy Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire - to discuss the delays in processing primary medical certificate applications; and (23) Deputy Matt Carthy - to discuss plans for ensuring the opening of the group home in Carrickmacross for people with physical and sensory disabilities.

The matters raised by Deputies Pat Buckley and David Stanton; Patrick Costello, Joan Collins and Neale Richmond; Joe Flaherty; and Ruairí Ó Murchú and Chris Andrews have been selected for discussion.