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) Deputies Maureen O'Sullivan, Joan Collins and Paul Murphy - to discuss the greyhound industry response to unwanted Irish greyhounds; (2) Deputy Micheál Martin - to discuss the imminent closure of the Little Island mail centre in Cork; (3) Deputies Dessie Ellis and Róisín Shortall - to discuss the future funding of the Finglas Centre on Cardiffsbridge Road, Dublin 11; (4) Deputy Éamon Ó Cuív - to discuss provision of a permanent coastguard base at Cleggan, Connemara, County Galway; (5) Deputy Michael Harty - to discuss the future of Shannon Airport; (6) Deputies Denis Naughten, Charlie McConalogue, Bobby Aylward and Jackie Cahill - to discuss the impact for Irish beef farmers of the Mercosur trade deal; (7) Deputy Thomas Pringle - to discuss access to SUSI grants for low-income families; (8) Deputies Pearse Doherty and Pat The Cope Gallagher - to discuss redevelopment of St. Joseph's and Ramelton community hospitals in County Donegal; (9) Deputy Frank O'Rourke - to discuss the provision of dental and occupational therapy services in Celbridge and Maynooth; (10) Deputy John Curran - to discuss speech and language therapy access for young children in west Dublin; (11) Deputies Pat Buckley, Martin Ferris and Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire - to discuss the HSE plan to cap the number of transitional care beds in the Cork and Kerry region; (12) Deputy James Lawless - to discuss the Kildare District Court service and administration of justice workload; (13) Deputy Gino Kenny - to discuss the cuts to special needs assistant posts in Dublin mid-west; (14) Deputy Eoin Ó Broin - to discuss reform of the Multi-Unit Developments Act 2011 in light of recent developments at Cathedral Court, Dublin 8; (15) Deputy Peadar Tóibín - to discuss ways to address the commuter crises throughout Ireland; (16) Deputy Louise O'Reilly - to discuss the remediation works at Ardgillan College, Balbriggan; and (17) Deputy Brendan Smith - to discuss a proposal to close St. Bricin’s College, Belturbet and St. Mogue’s College, Bawnboy.

The matters raised by Deputies Maureen O'Sullivan, Joan Collins and Paul Murphy; Deputies Naughten, McConalogue, Aylward and Cahill; Deputy Brendan Smith; and Deputies Buckley and Ferris have been selected for discussion.