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 Gino Kenny - to discuss the confiscation of cannabidiol, CBD, products by customs officials; (2) Deputy Mary Butler - to discuss the capacity issues at St. John's special school, Dungarvan; (3) Deputy Éamon Ó Cuív - to discuss provision of a new school building for Scoil Chaitríona senior and junior schools in Renmore, Galway; (4) Deputy Eugene Murphy - to discuss the retention of a teacher at Tisrara national school, Four Roads, County Roscommon; (5) Deputies Bernard J. Durkan and Kate O'Connell - to discuss the actions of a finance company which may render a family homeless; (6) Deputy Joan Collins - to address the refusal of a major retail organisation to implement three separate Labour Court recommendations; (7) Deputy Martin Ferris - to discuss the lack of secondary school places in the mid-Kerry area; and (8) Deputy Martin Kenny - to discuss a welfare applications system for new Garda graduates from Templemore.

The matters raised by Deputies Eugene Murphy, Martin Ferris, Joan Collins and Mary Butler have been selected for discussion.

Sitting suspended at 1.35 p.m. and resumed at 2.20 p.m.