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 29A and the name of the Member in each case: (1) Deputy Pat The Cope Gallagher - to discuss Irish fisheries' concerns about access rights to UK fishing grounds and territorial waters post-29 March 2019; (2) Deputy Kevin O'Keeffe - to discuss funding to deal with the breach of Fermoy weir on the River Blackwater; (3) Deputy James Browne - to discuss the revision of the local electoral area boundary committee report concerning Wexford; (4) Deputy Peadar Tóibín - to discuss the impact of insurance on businesses here; (5) Deputy Maureen O'Sullivan - to discuss the proposed closure of the East Wall health centre; (6) Deputies Louise O'Reilly and Seán Crowe - to discuss the lack of respite care and home care packages; (7) Deputy Peter Fitzpatrick - to discuss the SMEs' self-administered pension legislation; (8) Deputies Fiona O'Loughlin and Sean Fleming - to discuss funding for Rath school, Ballybrittas, County Laois; (9) Deputy Seán Haughey - to discuss a new emergency department and cystic fibrosis unit at Beaumont Hospital; (10) Deputy Catherine Connolly - to discuss the impact of the closure of orthopaedic facilities at Merlin Park hospital, Galway; (11) Deputy John Curran - to discuss the problem of street-level drug-dealing impacting on public safety and businesses; (12) Deputy Mary Butler - to discuss the runway extension at Waterford Airport; (13) Deputies Ruth Coppinger, Paul Murphy and Pat Buckley - to discuss the industrial action by nurses and midwives; (14) Deputy Martin Ferris - to discuss opportunities for spur-dog fishing by our trawlers; (15) Deputy Mattie McGrath - to discuss the closure of Clogheen post office in County Tipperary; (16) Deputy Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire - to discuss the progress of the Cork events centre; and (17) Deputy John Brassil - to discuss concerns about the implementation of the falsified medicines directive.

The matters raised by Deputies Pat The Cope Gallagher, Peter Fitzpatrick, Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire and Seán Haughey have been selected for discussion.