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

  1. Have another general election

    The government responded on 22 May 2019

    General elections are now every 5 years unless an early general election is called under the terms of the Fixed-term Parliaments Act.

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  2. With 'notice to proceed' delayed again, halt all HS2 enabling work immediately.

    The government responded on 21 May 2019

    Enabling works on HS2 in Buckinghamshire continue to be carried out to ensure that construction of the railway can proceed smoothly once HS2 Ltd have received final authorisation from the Government.

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  3. Revoke permission given for beagle breeding centre in Hull for animal testing

    The government responded on 20 May 2019

    The Secretary of state is unable to use his powers to revoke planning permission for the dog breeding facility at the Field Station in Grimston, Hull as the facility is built and operational.

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

  1. Immunity for soldiers who worked in Northern Ireland.

    This topic was debated on 20 May 2019

    Ni petitions damien moore

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  2. Make 'netting' hedgerows to prevent birds from nesting a criminal offence.

    This topic was debated on 13 May 2019

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  3. Parliament must honour the Referendum result. Leave deal or no deal 29/03/19

    This topic was debated on 1 April 2019

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