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 Eugene Murphy - to discuss the impact of Brexit and Mercosur on farm incomes in counties Roscommon and Galway; (2) Deputy Noel Rock - to discuss the impact of noise pollution at Dublin Airport on the local communities; (3) Deputy Mary Butler - to discuss access to speech and language therapy in western areas of County Waterford; (4) Deputy Declan Breathnach - to discuss the imminent closure of Sruthán House operated by the HSE in partnership with the Irish Wheelchair Association; (5) Deputy Thomas P. Broughan - to discuss HSE recruitment, nurses' overtime and the areas most affected by expenditure cutbacks; (6) Deputy Éamon Ó Cuív - to discuss the proposal for a prospecting licence for base metals, gold ore and silver ore in the west Connemara area; (7) Deputy Joan Burton - to discuss plans to increase the number of community gardaí in the Dublin 15 area; (8) Deputy Aindrias Moynihan - to discuss the upgrade for the Crossbarry wastewater system; (9) Deputy Thomas Pringle - to discuss the delay with the new podiatrist post at Letterkenny University Hospital; (10) Deputy Fiona O'Loughlin - to discuss the crisis in Naas General Hospital; (11) Deputy Frank O'Rourke - to discuss housing development on vacant lands at Hazelhatch and Celbridge; (12) Deputy James Browne - to discuss the orthodontist post in Enniscorthy and waiting times throughout County Wexford; (13) Deputy Niamh Smyth - to discuss plans for capital investment in Cavan General Hospital; (14) Deputies Timmy Dooley and Joe Carey - to discuss restructuring of operations by the ESB at their power generation plant at Moneypoint, County Clare; (15) Deputy Eoin Ó Broin - to discuss the provision of childcare services in Dublin Mid-West; (16) Deputy Fergus O'Dowd - to discuss the new HSE homecare policy in CHO area 8; (17) Deputy Michael Harty - to discuss the proposed wind farm at Moylussa, County Clare; (18) Deputy John Lahart - to discuss the impact on public health from traffic pollution in Dublin; (19) Deputy James Lawless - to discuss the Kildare District Court service and administration of justice workload; (20) Deputy Richard Boyd Barrett - to discuss the most recent Environmental Protection Agency report on air quality; (21) Deputy Pat Buckley - to discuss the recent Eurofound study into depression; (22) Deputies Maurice Quinlivan, Willie O'Dea and Thomas Byrne - to discuss the Government's interpretation of the Louise O’Keeffe case; (23) Deputy Jim O'Callaghan - to discuss the delay in constructing homes on the glass bottle site, Dublin 4; (24) Deputy Pat The Cope Gallagher - to discuss the statutory instrument on penalty points relating to serious fishing infringements; (25) Deputy Catherine Connolly - to discuss Caranua’s capacity to complete the outstanding open applications from 1,882 former residents; (26) Deputy Mattie McGrath - to discuss mental health services in County Tipperary; and (27) Deputy Michael McGrath - to ask the Minister for Finance and for Public Expenditure and Reform his role in the consideration of the request for additional funding for the Rebuilding Ireland home loan scheme.

The matters raised by Deputies Deputy Noel Rock, Declan Breathnach, Michael McGrath, and Eoin Ó Broin have been selected for discussion.