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 27A and the name of the Member in each case: (1) Deputy Michael Healy-Rae - to discuss snail farming; (2) Deputy Louise O'Reilly - to discuss a shortage of secondary school places in north County Dublin; (3) Deputy Neale Richmond - to discuss an update on a permanent site for Goatstown Educate Together Secondary School; (4) Deputy Holly Cairns - to discuss the sale of publicly-owned forestry at Riverstick, County Cork; (5) Deputies Richard Bruton and Jennifer Carroll MacNeill - to discuss the impact of the pilot undertaken for the school inclusion model; (6) Deputy Brian Stanley - to discuss the need for insulin pump services in the adult diabetic clinic in Portlaoise hospital; (7) Deputies Martin Browne and Pauline Tully - to discuss the Ombudsman's report entitled, Grounded - Unequal Access for People with Disabilities to Personal Transport Schemes; (8) Deputies David Cullinane, Pádraig Mac Lochlainn, Rose Conway-Walsh, Mairéad Farrell, Martin Kenny and Claire Kerrane - to discuss the trolley, waiting list and emergency department crisis in the Saolta Hospital Group; (9) Deputy Marian Harkin - to discuss the siting of wind farms on mountain sides, especially in peaty soil; (10) Deputies Éamon Ó Cuív and Michael Fitzmaurice - to discuss re-introducing the Wildlife (Amendment) Bill 2016 to the Dáil; (11) Deputy David Stanton - to discuss the proposed closure of the Owenacurra Mental Health Centre, Midleton, County Cork; and (12) Deputy Kieran O'Donnell - to discuss plans to provide an additional primary school in the Castletroy area of Limerick to cater for high population growth.

The matters raised by Deputies Michael Healy-Rae, Martin Browne and Tully, Ó Cuív and Fitzmaurice, and Bruton and MacNeill have been selected for discussion.