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 were received by the Ceann Comhairle, and this is a list of the name of the member in each case: (1) Deputy John Lahart - to discuss the relocation of Firhouse Educate Together Secondary School to the grounds of Firhouse College; (2) Deputies Catherine Connolly and Éamon Ó Cuív - to discuss the need for an ambulance base located centrally in Connemara to ensure all of Connemara is covered all of the time; (3) Deputy Brian Stanley - to discuss the national broadband plan and its expected connection targets for 2021; (4) Deputy Paul McAuliffe - to discuss the issue of supports for taxi drivers; (5) Deputy Jennifer Whitmore - to discuss unresolved water quality issues at Barndarrig, County Wicklow; (6) Deputy Pádraig O'Sullivan - to discuss if a review into the boundary expansion between Cork City and Cork County can be undertaken; (7) Deputy Gary Gannon - to discuss the urgent need for an independent inquiry into the death of Terence Wheelock; (8) Deputy Dessie Ellis - to discuss plans to address the issue of lead pipes in both private and council housing estates; (9) Deputy Jennifer Murnane O'Connor - to discuss why some local businesses cannot feature in the Carlow tourism brochure; (10) Deputy Colm Burke - to discuss changing the employment classification of home tutors under the home tuition grant scheme from self-employed to employee; (11) Deputy Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire - to discuss Government supports to ensure that workers are kept on by companies during runway works at Cork Airport; (12) Deputies Holly Cairns, Christopher O'Sullivan - to discuss an additional rural recreation officer for the management of the national walks scheme by West Cork Development Partnership; (13) Deputy Martin Browne - to discuss the future of the post office network; (14) Deputy Chris Andrews - to discuss the regeneration of social housing and flat complexes in inner-city Dublin; (15) Deputy Ruairí Ó Murchú - to discuss the funding crisis at the Family Addiction Support Network, which covers Louth, Meath, Monaghan and Cavan; (16) Deputy Thomas Gould - to discuss the loss of addiction detox and rehabilitations beds during Covid-19 and the need to establish State-run secular facilities; (17) Deputy Kieran O'Donnell - to discuss the application by Rehab Group under the activation and family support programme, AFSP, for former workers in Rehab Enterprises, Limerick; (18) Deputy Verona Murphy - to discuss if the Barrow railway bridge in County Wexford will remain in a working position for the duration of the national strategic rail review; and (19) Deputy Darren O'Rourke - to discuss theory test delays.

The matters raised by Deputies John Lahart, Colm Burke, Holly Cairns and Christopher O'Sullivan, and Dessie Ellis have been selected for discussion.