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  1. Make it a criminal offence to leave animals especially dogs or cats in a hot car

    The government responded on 14 August 2018

    It is already a criminal offence to cause an animal unnecessary suffering by leaving it in a hot car.

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  2. Pay healthcare students a wage while on placement

    The government responded on 13 August 2018

    Supernumerary status whilst on clinical placements is protected learning time to enable student nurses to learn necessary skills and perform limited clinical duties under close supervision.

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  3. Give working mums support to pay child care for children between birth - 3yrs

    The government responded on 3 August 2018

    More childcare support is available to families than ever before – backed by the highest level of spending on childcare than any government.

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