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There will be an early General Election on Thursday 12 December. This means that Parliament has been dissolved and that all parliamentary business – including petitions – has been stopped.

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If a petition gets 10,000 signatures, the government will respond

  1. Parliament should stop a 'no-deal' Brexit

    The government responded on 5 November 2019

    While legislation cannot “bind” Parliament, we must respect the referendum, our largest ever popular vote. The Government wants to get Brexit done with its deal. An election is the only way forward.

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  2. Remain should not be on a second referendum ballot paper

    The government responded on 5 November 2019

    This Government is determined to get Brexit done, and we will not support any legislation that seeks to overturn the result of the 2016 referendum.

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  3. No to a "People's Vote" !

    The government responded on 5 November 2019

    This Government is determined to get Brexit done, and we will not support any legislation that seeks to overturn the result of the 2016 referendum.

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

  1. Restore nature on a massive scale to help stop climate breakdown

    This topic was debated on 28 October 2019

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  2. Demand the EU & UN sanction Brazil to halt increased deforestation of the Amazon

    This topic was debated on 7 October 2019

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  3. Do not prorogue Parliament

    This topic was debated on 9 September 2019

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