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Dáil Éireann díospóireacht -
Thursday, 18 Oct 2007

Vol. 639 No. 6

Adjournment Debate Matters.

I wish to advise the House of the following matters in respect of which notice has been given under Standing Order 21 and the name of the Member in each case: (1) Deputy Ruairí Quinn — the allocation of an extra primary school teacher to a school in Dublin 2; (2) Deputy Damien English — the proposed closure of the north-east regional orthopaedic unit at Our Lady's Hospital, Navan, County Meath; (3) Deputy Tony Gregory — the application by the Ward Union Hunt for a licence to hunt; (4) Deputy Thomas P. Broughan — the need to address the decision of the HSE to withdraw funding for new bed facilities at the Hamilton Park Nursing Home in Balrothery, Balbriggan, on 3 October last where citizens, including a senior constituent who is a stroke patient and currently in the National Rehabilitation Hospital, have been arbitrarily deprived of much-needed care and treatment; (5) Deputy Chris Andrews — the measures proposed to tackle the odour problem occurring in Dublin South-East as a result of the waste water treatment plant; (6) Deputy Jan O'Sullivan — the disclosure that the Department of Transport was aware of plans by Aer Lingus to scrap its Shannon-Heathrow routes and transfer the service to Belfast six weeks before the Minister for Transport claims to have been made aware of the proposal and the need to outline why the Government took no action in regard to such a major threat to job creation and economic investment in the west and mid-western region; (7) Deputy Joe Costello — the need for the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform to enact the Judicial Council Bill without delay; and (8) Deputy Alan Shatter — the subject matter of Question No. 257 of Wednesday, 17 October 2007.

The matters raised by Deputies Damien English, Ruairí Quinn, Tony Gregory and Chris Andrews have been selected for discussion.