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Decisions of the Petitions Committee, 8 March 2022

8 March 2022

On 8 March 2022 the Committee considered e-petitions which had received over 100,000 signatures. The Committee also considered e-petitions that had received over 10,000 signatures and received a Government response.

Petitions with over 100,000 signatures

1. Waive visa requirement for Ukrainian refugees

The Committee agreed to debate this petition on Monday 14 March 2022.

2. Ban the shooting of badgers immediately

The Committee agreed to reschedule the debate on this petition to Monday 21 March 2022.

  1. Make self-employed people eligible for statutory adoption pay

The Committee agreed to reschedule the debate on this petition to Monday 21 March 2022.

4. Ban greyhound racing to end unnecessary deaths & suffering of racing dogs

The Committee agreed to debate this petition on Monday 28 March 2022.

5. VALERIE'S LAW Compulsory Training for Agencies Supporting Black DV Victims

The Committee agreed to debate this petition on Monday 28 March 2022.

Petitions with over 10,000 signatures

1. End ‘ghost' flights: reform historic rights to landing slots

The Committee noted this response

2. Free prescriptions for those with a long term and/or chronic condition

The Committee noted this response.

3. Make people who enter the UK illegally ineligible for legal aid

The Committee noted this response

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