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 Dominic Hannigan - the status of the planning application for the new school campus in Ashbourne, County Meath; (2) Deputy Timmy Dooley - the need for the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport to address issues regarding his direction to the Commission for Aviation Regulation on 15 September 2014; (3) Deputy Jonathan O'Brien - the need to address the conditions in Kinsale Road reception and accommodation centre, Cork; (4) Deputy Terence Flanagan - the need for Irish Water to ensure that water meters are fully accessible to those with disabilities; (5) Deputy Willie Penrose - the need for legislation to facilitate the introduction of a quota for Irish music on the airwaves; (6) Deputy Pat Breen - the need to provide additional funding to maintain services at the North West Clare Family Resource Centre, County Clare; (7) Deputy Richard Boyd Barrett - data protection issues arising out of Irish Water's demands for PPS numbers; (8) Deputy Michael Moynihan - the need to address poor broadband service on the Banteer exchange, County Cork; (9) Deputy Brendan Smith - the need to address the issue of the ebola epidemic; (10) Deputy Joan Collins - the issue of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome and the need for a multi-disciplinary team in the HSE or funding of treatment abroad scheme for initial consultation in the UK; (11) Deputy Joe Costello - the need to put in place new educational facilities for All Hallows College, Dublin, to ensure its continuation as an educational campus; (12) Deputy Seán Crowe - the need to address concerns in relation to cuts to funding for the school completion programme in officially designated disadvantaged areas; (13) Deputy Thomas Pringle - the need to provide a Garda car for Carrick Garda station, County Donegal; (14) Deputy Stephen S. Donnelly - the need to revise and reduce the late payment penalties relating to the non-principal private residence charge; (15) Deputy Clare Daly - the need to discuss the UN Security Council resolution requiring countries to pass laws outlawing travel to join terrorist groups; (16) Deputy Anthony Lawlor - the need to address concerns regarding deduction at source payments of the local property tax by social welfare recipients; (17) Deputy Charlie McConalogue - the investment plans for Malin Head in light of its strategic importance in the development of the Wild Atlantic Way; and (18) Deputy Mick Wallace - the need to discuss the UN Security Council resolution requiring countries to pass laws outlawing travel to join terrorist groups.

The matters raised by Deputies Terence Flanagan, Richard Boyd Barrett, Deputy Michael Moynihan and Anthony Lawlor have been selected for discussion.