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  1. Increase funding for schools to ensure that they do not enter deficit

    The government responded on 6 December 2022

    In the Autumn Statement, the Chancellor announced that schools in England will be receiving an additional £2 billion net in funding a year in each of the next two financial years.

    Read the response to ‘Increase funding for schools to ensure that they do not enter deficit’ in full

  2. We call upon the Government to hold a Public Inquiry into the impact of Brexit

    The government responded on 5 December 2022

    The UK’s departure from the EU was a democratic choice and the UK-EU institutions are functioning as intended. The Government does not believe this to be an appropriate subject for a public inquiry.

    Read the response to ‘We call upon the Government to hold a Public Inquiry into the impact of Brexit’ in full

  3. Make swift bricks compulsory in new housing to help red-listed birds

    The government responded on 1 December 2022

    We welcome actions by developers to provide “swift bricks”, however Government considers this a matter for local authorities depending upon the specific circumstances of each site.

    Read the response to ‘Make swift bricks compulsory in new housing to help red-listed birds ’ in full

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If a petition gets 100,000 signatures, it will be considered for debate in Parliament

  1. Include abortion rights in the Bill of Rights

    This topic was debated on 28 November 2022

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  2. Do not reduce staff-child ratios in early years childcare

    This topic was debated on 14 November 2022

    Watch the debate for the ‘Do not reduce staff-child ratios in early years childcare’ petition on parliamentlive.tv

    Read the transcript for the ‘Do not reduce staff-child ratios in early years childcare’ petition at parliament.uk

    Read the research for the ‘Do not reduce staff-child ratios in early years childcare’ petition at parliament.uk

  3. Automatically suspend PR rights of parent guilty of murdering the other parent.

    This topic was debated on 7 November 2022

    Watch the debate for the ‘Automatically suspend PR rights of parent guilty of murdering the other parent.’ petition on parliamentlive.tv

    Read the transcript for the ‘Automatically suspend PR rights of parent guilty of murdering the other parent.’ petition at parliament.uk

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