Gnó an tSeanaid - Business of Seanad

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

The need for the Minister for Health to make a statement on the availability of the pre-exposure prophylaxis programme, PrEP, in Cork.

I have also received notice from Senator Malcolm Byrne on the following matter:

The need for the Minister for Health to make a statement on the cyberattack on the health service in May 2021, including estimated costs and impact on hospital procedures.

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

The need for the Minister for Transport to make a statement on the availability of charging points, particularly in counties Monaghan, Cavan and Meath.

I have also received notice from Senator Lynn Boylan on the following matter:

The need for the Minister for Environment, Climate and Communications to make a statement on community involvement in offshore wind development.

I have also received notice from Senator Maria Byrne on the following matter:

The need for the Minister of State with responsibility for business, employment and retail to make a statement on supports for business start-ups, particularly in the Limerick area.

I have also received notice from Senator Sharon Keogan on the following matter:

The need for the Minister for Environment, Climate and Communications to make a statement on the waiting times for applicants to the better energy warmer homes scheme.

The matters raised by the Senators are suitable for discussion. The Cathaoirleach has selected the matters raised by Senators Jerry Buttimer, Malcolm Byrne, Robbie Gallagher and Lynn Boylan and they will be taken now. The other Senators may give notice on another day of the matters they wish to raise.