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Petitions Committee

Commons Select Committee

The Petitions Committee considers e-petitions submitted on Parliament’s petitions website and public (paper) petitions presented to the House of Commons, engaging the public directly with the work of the House.

E-petitions website

Committee news

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Additional support for new parents’ mental health is welcome, say MPs
Catherine McKinnell MP, Chair of the Petitions Committee, has welcomed the announcement of additional funding for mental health support for new parents
27 October 2021
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Petitions Committee hears from anti-discrimination campaigners
On Tuesday 2 November the Petitions Committee resumes its inquiry into Tackling Online Abuse
26 October 2021
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee, 19 October 2021
On 19 October 2021 the Committee considered e-petitions which had received over 100,000 signatures. The Committee also considered e-petitions that had reached over 10,000 signatures and received a Government response, and petitions that had received a revised response.
22 October 2021
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MPs to debate petitions relating to university tuition fees
MPs to debate a petition relating to university tuition fees
20 October 2021
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MPs to debate petition relating to animal testing
MPs to debate a petition relating to animal testing
14 October 2021
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MPs to debate petition relating to endometriosis and PCOS
On Monday 1 November, MPs will debate a petition relating to endometriosis and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
12 October 2021
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New parents need a dedicated covid-19 recovery strategy, says committee
Petitions Committee publishes report on impact of Covid-19 on new parents: one year on
7 October 2021
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee, 21 September 2021
22 September 2021
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee, 14 September 2021
The Petitions Committee e-petitions, received a Government response and public petitions
17 September 2021
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MPs debate petitions relating to Covid-19 vaccination
On Monday 20 September, MPs will debate petitions relating to Covid-19 vaccination.
16 September 2021
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MPs debate petition relating to ethnicity pay gap reporting
Petitions Committee debate a petition relating to ethnicity pay gap reporting
15 September 2021
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MPs to debate petition relating to HS2
MPs to debate a petition relating to the High Speed 2 (HS2) railway line
9 September 2021
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MPs to debate petition relating to funding and affordability of childcare
MPs to debate petition relating to funding and affordability of childcare
8 September 2021
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Petitions Committee welcomes plan for legislation to tackle pet abduction in England
Chair Catherine McKinnell MP and committee member Tom Hunt MP have welcomed the Government’s plans to introduce legislation to make pet abduction an offence in England
3 September 2021
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Decisions of the Committee, 20 July 2021
Petitions Committee considered e-petitions, received a Government response and public petitions
23 July 2021
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Decisions of the Committee, 13 July 2021
Petitions Committee considered e-petitions, revised Government responses and public petitions
19 July 2021
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MPs to debate petition relating to an amnesty for undocumented migrants
MPs to debate petition relating to an amnesty for undocumented migrants
15 July 2021
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MPs to debate a petition relating to cervical screening
MPs to debate a petition relating to cervical screening
14 July 2021
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MPs to debate petition relating to water safety
MPs to debate petition relating to water safety
8 July 2021
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MPs to debate petition relating to research into motor neurone disease
MPs to debate petition relating to research into motor neurone disease
7 July 2021
Total results 489 (page 1 of 25)