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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 31 January 2017

6 February 2017

This week's decisions included scheduling a debate on e-petitions relating to a state visit by President Donald Trump.

The Committee considered all e-petitions which had reached over 100,000 signatures, and those over 10,000 signatures which had received a government response, by Friday 27 January 2017.

Petitions which met these criteria after this date will be considered at the Committee's next meeting on Tuesday 7 February 2017.

Petition debates

The Committee decided to schedule a debate in Westminster Hall on the motion "That this House has considered e-petitions 171928 and 178844 relating to a state visit by President Donald Trump" on Monday 20 February 2017 at 4.30pm.

Paul Flynn MP, a member of the Petitions Committee, will lead the debate.

Petitions with over 10,000 signatures which received a government response

The Committee noted the Government's response.

The Committee noted the Government's response.

The Committee noted the Government's response.

Public (paper) petitions with government responses

The following public (paper) petitions received a written response from the Government and were noted by the Committee:

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