Thursday, 28 November 2019
An tOrd Gnó - Order of Business
It is an interesting area because it is hard to know what to do about it. It is raised with me quite regularly. It sounds like a funny frivolous issue to raise but it is quite serious, especially for children as I have heard many reports of them being chased by seagulls. It is, as the Senator noted, quite frightening. I will request an update on this from the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Deputy Madigan.
Senator Conway raised the issue of Limerick hospital, which I have addressed. He also highlighted the LGBTI+ strategy that was launched this morning and the schools involved in a diversity programme. That is to be commended and, we hope, extended.
Senator Murnane O'Connor raised direct provision and spoke about a billionaire in America, which-----