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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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Police powers to suspend driving licenses to be debated by MPs
MPs will debate a petition relating to police powers to suspend driving licenses
5 January 2022
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Government delay in responding to report is disappointing, says Chair of the Petitions Committee
Petitions Committee reacts to the Government’s delay in responding to its report
15 December 2021
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Regulation of online animal sales to be debated by MPs
MPs to debate a petition relating to the regulation of online animal sales
8 December 2021
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee, 7 December 2021
7 December 2021
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee, 30 November 2021
Petitions Committee considered e-petitions received a Government response, and public petitions that had received a Government observation
1 December 2021
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Research into fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva debated by MPs
The Petitions Committee holds a debate on research into the rare disease
1 December 2021
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Petitions Committee to question Government Minister on tackling online abuse
Committee to conclude its inquiry into Tackling Online Abuse
25 November 2021
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee, 23 November 2021
The Committee considered e-petitions that had received over 10,000 signatures and received a Government response, petitions that had received a revised response, and public petitions that had received a Government observation.
24 November 2021
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Access to salbutamol inhalers to be debated by MPs
MPs to debate a petition relating to access to salbutamol inhalers
24 November 2021
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Petitions Committee hears from legal experts and social media companies
Petitions Committee hears from legal experts and social media companies about tackling online abuse.
18 November 2021
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MPs to debate petition on Gurkha pensions
MPs to debate petition on Gurkha pensions
17 November 2021
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee, 16 November 2021
Petitions Committee considered e-petitions received a Government response, petitions that had received a revised response, and public petitions that had received a Government observation.
17 November 2021
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Petitions Committee hears from social media regulation experts
On Tuesday 16 November, the Petitions Committee continues its inquiry into Tackling Online Abuse
11 November 2021
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MPs to debate petitions on the discharge of sewage by water companies
MPs to debate petitions on the discharge of sewage by water companies
11 November 2021
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MPs to debate petitions on road traffic offences for fatal collisions
MPs to debate petitions on road traffic offences for fatal collisions
10 November 2021
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Decisions of the Petitions Committee, 2 November 2021
Petitions Committee considered e-petitions, received a Government response and public petitions
4 November 2021
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MPs to debate petition on safety at nightclubs
Petitions Committee debate a petition relating to safety at nightclubs on Monday 8 November 2021
4 November 2021
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MPs to debate petition on fireworks
On Monday 8 November, MPs will debate a petition relating to the sale and use of fireworks
3 November 2021
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Further action needed to combat child food poverty, says Petitions Committee Chair
Catherine McKinnell MP welcomes the Government’s announcement in the Autumn Budget Statement to provide £200 million a year to continue the Holiday Activity and Food Programme
2 November 2021
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MPs to debate petition relating to charges on carbon emissions
MPs to debate a petition relating to charges on carbon emissions
28 October 2021
Total results 569 (page 4 of 29)