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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 5 June 2018

5 June 2018

This week the Committee's decisions included scheduling a debate on reclassifying the theft of a pet to a specific crime in its own right.

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 1 June. 

Petitions which met these criteria after this date will be considered at the Committee's next meeting on Tuesday 12 June. 

 

Petition debates

The Committee decided to schedule a debate in Westminster Hall on the motion “That this House has considered e-petition 212174 relating to pet theft” on Monday 2 July at 4.30pm. 

Mike Hill MP, a member of the Committee, will open the debate.

 

Petitions with over 10,000 signatures which have 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.

The Committee noted the Government's response.

The Committee decided to write to the Government to ask for a clearer response.

The Committee noted the Government's response.

 

Public (paper) petitions with government responses

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

 

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