Gnó an tSeanaid - Business of Seanad

I have received notice from Senator Colm Burke that, on the motion for the Commencement of the House today, he proposes to raise the following matter:

The need for the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment to provide an update on the introduction of legislation to support a reduction in the broadcasting levy on independent radio stations.

I have also received notice from Senator Paul Gavan of the following matter:

The need for the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade to make a statement on the continuing EU support for the Libyan coastguard.

I have also received notice from Senator Robbie Gallagher of the following matter:

The need for the Minister for Health to outline the steps being taken to bring the ambulance service dispute to a speedy resolution.

The matters raised by the Senators are suitable for discussion and will be taken now.