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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.

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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 18 June 2019
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21 June 2019
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 11 June 2019
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19 June 2019
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 4 June 2019
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19 June 2019
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Debate: unsustainable packaging
Petitions Committee schedules Westminster Hall debate on unsustainable packaging
18 June 2019
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Debate: identification of pets
Petitions Committee schedules Westminster Hall debate on the identification of pets
12 June 2019
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Debate: drugs for cystic fibrosis
Petitions Committee schedules Westminster Hall debate on drugs for cystic fibrosis
6 June 2019
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The Kentish Petition of 1701
This month, Dr Paul Seaward explains the background to the Kentish Petition of 1701, a famous case in which politicians argued over whether people had a right to petition Parliament.
31 May 2019
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 21 May 2019
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29 May 2019
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Debate: immunity for soldiers
Petitions Committee schedules Westminster Hall debate on immunity for soldiers
15 May 2019
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 7 May 2019
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10 May 2019
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Debate: online homophobia
Petitions Committee schedules Westminster Hall debate on online homophobia
3 May 2019
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Debate: birds' nesting sites
Petitions Committee schedules Westminster Hall debate on birds' nesting sites
3 May 2019
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 30 April 2019
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2 May 2019
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 23 April 2019
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30 April 2019
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Debate: online abuse
Petitions Committee schedules Westminster Hall debate on online abuse
25 April 2019
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 2 April 2019
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24 April 2019
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Peterloo: Samuel Bamford's Petition
This month, Dr Katie Carpenter looks at petitions and the Peterloo Massacre
17 April 2019
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 26 March 2019
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29 March 2019
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Petitions and the campaign for the 1949 Countryside and Rights of Way Act
This month, the Ramblers' James Austin looks at petitions and the Countryside and Rights of Way Act.
29 March 2019
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Debate: leaving the EU
Petitions Committee schedules Westminster Hall debate on leaving the EU
28 March 2019
Total results 481 (page 11 of 25)