Petitions – UK Government and Parliament

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Petitions had to stop because of the recent general election. After a new Petitions Committee is set up by the House of Commons, petitions will start again. This will be after Parliament returns in September.

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

  1. Call Government Committee on UKAD

    The government responded

    The Government remains committed to ensuring athletes can compete on a clean and level playing field at home and abroad. UKAD plays an important role as the UK’s National Anti-Doping Organisation.

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  2. Develop a GCSE in Natural History.

    The government responded

    There are existing opportunities in the curriculum to study natural history. Schools need time to adjust to the recent qualifications reforms, and there are no plans to introduce new GCSE subjects.

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  3. Denounce the Venezuelan government's violent suppression of protests in Caracas

    The government responded

    The UK shares the deep international concern at the protests and the tragic deaths that have occurred in Venezuela. Fundamental freedoms and the right to peaceful demonstration must be respected.

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

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