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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

If you’re directly and specially affected by the HS2 (Crewe - Manchester) Bill, you can find out how to submit a petition against it here.

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Committee news

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Arrangements for Ukrainian refugees to enter the UK to be debated by MPs
On Monday 14 March, MPs will debate a petition relating to arrangements for Ukrainian refugees to enter the UK
9 March 2022
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee, 8 March 2022
Petitions Committee considered e-petitions , petitions and received a Government response
8 March 2022
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Government’s response to Impact of Covid-19 on new parents report demonstrates a “continued lack of action”, say MPs
Committee publishes the Government’s response on the ongoing impact of covid-19 on new parents
7 March 2022
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee, 1 March 2022
The Committee considered e-petitions and received responses from the government
2 March 2022
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Online abuse to be debated by MPs
On Monday 28 February, MPs will debate petitions relating to online abuse
23 February 2022
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Reform of the Gender Recognition Act to be debated by MPs
Petitions Committee debates Reform of the Gender Recognition Act
16 February 2022
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Preston water safety campaigner nominated for Petition Campaign of the Year Award
Preston water safety campaigner nominated for Petition Campaign of the Year Award
10 February 2022
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'Lauren's Law' campaigners nominated for Petition Campaign of the Year Award
'Lauren's Law' campaigners nominated for Petition Campaign of the Year Award
10 February 2022
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Pet theft reform campaigners nominated for Petition Campaign of the Year Award
Pet theft reform campaigners nominated for Petition Campaign of the Year Award
10 February 2022
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East Midlands ‘Carry on Touring’ campaigners nominated for Petition Campaign of the Year Award
East Midlands ‘Carry on Touring’ campaigners nominated for Petition Campaign of the Year Award
10 February 2022
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Laboratory animals and the Animal Welfare Act to be debated by MPs
Petitions Committee debates Laboratory animals and the Animal Welfare Act
2 February 2022
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee, 1 February 2022
Petitions Committee considered e-petitions received a Government response and a public petition
1 February 2022
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee, 25 January 2022
Petitions Committee considered e-petitions and received a Government response
1 February 2022
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Failure to prevent repeated online abuse should lead to fines for social media companies, say MPs
Committee publishes its report on 'Tackling Online Abuse’
1 February 2022
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The future of the NHS to be debated by MPs
On Monday 31 January, MPs will debate a petition relating to the future of the NHS
27 January 2022
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Funding for stalking advocates to be debated by MPs
The petition to increase funding has more than 105,000 signatures
26 January 2022
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Covid-19 vaccination requirements for employees to be debated by MPs
On Monday 24 January, MPs will debate a petition relating to requirements for employees to be vaccinated against Covid-19
20 January 2022
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Throwline stations around open bodies of water to be debated by MPs
Petitions Committee to debate a petition relating to Throwline stations around open bodies of water
19 January 2022
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee, 18 January 2022
18 January 2022
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee, 11 January 2022
14 January 2022
Total results 569 (page 3 of 29)