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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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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
View the decisions of the Petitions Committee taken on 26 March 2019
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
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 19 March 2019
View the decisions of the Petitions Committee taken on 19 March 2019
27 March 2019
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Debate: knife crime
Petitions Committee schedules Westminster Hall debate on knife crime
20 March 2019
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 12 March 2019
View the decisions of the Petitions Committee taken on 12 March 2019
15 March 2019
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Debate: ISIS members returning to the UK
Petitions Committee schedules Westminster Hall debate on ISIS members returning to the UK
14 March 2019
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 5 March 2019
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13 March 2019
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Debate: leaving the EU
Petitions Committee schedules Westminster Hall debate on leaving the EU
7 March 2019
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 26 February 2019
View the decisions of the Petitions Committee taken on 26 February 2019
5 March 2019
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Debate: school funding
Petitions Committee schedules Westminster Hall debate on funding for schools
28 February 2019
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Petitions Committee launches fireworks inquiry
Committee launches an inquiry into fireworks law
27 February 2019
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Debate: relationships and sex education
Petitions Committee schedules Westminster Hall debate on relationships and sex education
20 February 2019
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Jean-Baptiste Philippe and the 1820s Campaign from the British West Indies
This month, Professor Daniel Carpenter looks at a petition campaign for racial equality
19 February 2019
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 12 February 2019
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12 February 2019
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Debate: secondary school opening hours
Petitions Committee schedules Westminster Hall debate on secondary school opening hours
7 February 2019
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee Tuesday 5 February 2019
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5 February 2019
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Petitions and peers: petitioning the House of Lords
Dr Henry Miller looks at the House of Lords' historic role in receiving petitions
31 January 2019
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Debate: leaving the European Union
Petitions Committee schedules Westminster Hall debate on leaving the European Union
30 January 2019
Total results 485 (page 12 of 25)