Dáil debates

Wednesday, 30 November 2022

Ábhair Shaincheisteanna Tráthúla - Topical Issue Matters


9:12 am

Photo of Catherine ConnollyCatherine Connolly (Galway West, Independent)
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I wish to advise the House of the following matters in respect of which notice has been given under Standing Order 37 and the name of the Member in each case:

Deputy Pádraig O'Sullivan - to discuss the proposed closure of a GP surgery in County Cork and efforts to find a replacement GP.

Deputy Jennifer Murnane O'Connor - to discuss the progress and timeline for provision of grant support for a library.

Deputy Christopher O'Sullivan - to discuss the special needs assistant, SNA, allocation for a national school.

Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh - to discuss the need for the State to step in to stop the decay of the Iveagh Markets, Francis Street, Dublin.

Deputy Thomas Gould - to discuss the potential loss of GP service in Blarney and the need for increased GP services across Cork city.

Deputy Bernard J. Durkan - to discuss the continued dependancy on section 47 reports in family law cases.

Deputies Joan Collins and Éamon Ó Cuív - to discuss the availability of the national caravan loan scheme to all Traveller families.

Deputy Gino Kenny - to discuss shortages of affordable accommodation for nurses and midwives, and related staff retention issues.

Deputy Cian O'Callaghan - to discuss residents living with district heating systems being charged commercial rates rather than residential rates.

Deputy Colm Burke - to discuss funding for a consultant ophthalmology surgeon at South Infirmary-Victoria University Hospital.

Deputy Fergus O'Dowd - to discuss why a school has not been granted Delivering Equality of Opportunity in Schools, DEIS, status.

Deputy Pat Buckley - to discuss the lack of clarity for the bereaved of nursing home residents of the Cork East constituency who died during the pandemic.

Deputy Aindrias Moynihan - to discuss the need for action by Irish Water in respect of a Ballingeary wastewater treatment plant.

Deputy Alan Dillon - to discuss children's dentists.

Deputy Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire - to discuss the shortage of teachers at primary and secondary schools.

Deputy Kieran O'Donnell - to discuss plans to introduce physical education, PE, teachers to primary schools.

The matters raised by Deputies Pádraig O'Sullivan, Cian O'Callaghan, Fergus O'Dowd and Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire have been selected for discussion.