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  1. Make grey squirrel rescue exempt from Invasive Alien Species Order 2019

    The government responded on 18 January 2019

    The government takes the risks posed by invasive non-native species very seriously and is committed to taking robust action to improve biosecurity and protect our natural environment.

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  2. Repeal the EU Withdrawal Act to Prevent Accidental No-deal Brexit

    The government responded on 15 January 2019

    We do not want or expect no deal. The best way of avoiding it is for MPs to approve the deal. However, in the event of a no deal, the EU (Withdrawal) Act will be in place to ensure legal continuity.

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  3. Public inquiry into the bias in the BBC

    The government responded on 14 January 2019

    The BBC has a duty to deliver impartial, accurate news coverage and content under its Charter. Perceived editorial bias at the BBC is a matter for Ofcom as the independent regulator, not government.

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

  1. Stop Brexit if parliament rejects the deal

    This topic was debated on 14 January 2019

    Mega brexit paul scully

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  2. STOP BREXIT

    This topic was debated on 14 January 2019

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  3. To have a second referendum on Britain leaving the EU

    This topic was debated on 14 January 2019

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