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  1. Fund research for childhood cancers with the worst survival rates

    The government responded on 19 September 2019

    Research is crucial in the fight against cancer. Research expenditure has risen from £101 million in 2010/11 to £136 million in 2017/18. This constitutes the largest investment in a disease area.

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  2. Stop increases in road tax for motorhomes.

    The government responded on 16 September 2019

    Previously the tax system did not account for the CO2 emissions of most motorhomes. The government wants Vehicle Excise Duty to encourage the take-up of lower CO2 emissions vehicles.

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  3. Public areas & Food places to have Epi Pens for food allergies

    The government responded on 9 September 2019

    Adrenaline pens should be carried at all times. Back-up pens in public places could be a safety net but significant safeguards would be required. The government will look into the feasibility of this.

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

  1. Do not prorogue Parliament

    This topic was debated on 9 September 2019

    Prorogue pc petitions paul scully

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  2. Don't put our NHS up for negotiation

    This topic was debated on 22 July 2019

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  3. Abolish the BBC television license.

    This topic was debated on 15 July 2019

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