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  1. Ensure sex workers are not excluded from banking services

    The government responded on 4 March 2024

    HM Treasury has designated the largest current account providers to offer basic bank accounts – personal current accounts with no overdraft or fees – to eligible UK residents with no bank account.

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  2. Home fee status for BN(O) students after 3 years continuous stay in the UK

    The government responded on 4 March 2024

    Hong Kong BN(O) visa holders will qualify for home fees once they have acquired settled status in the UK.

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  3. Do not allow original wills to be destroyed after 25 years

    The government responded on 1 March 2024

    Possible reforms to the storage and preservation of wills are being consulted on, no decisions have been taken as yet, and a response will be published later this year.

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100,000

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

  1. Stop the implementation of betting affordability/financial risk checks

    This topic was debated on 26 February 2024

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  2. End the use of animals for toxicity tests & prioritise non-animal methods (NAMs)

    This topic was debated on 19 February 2024

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  3. Ban the use of dogs for testing and research purposes in the UK

    This topic was debated on 19 February 2024

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