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  1. Create a national strategy to end youth homelessness

    The government responded on 22 February 2024

    Government is committed to tackling homelessness and ending rough sleeping for good. Our strategy is backed by over £2bn over 3 years. Tackling youth homelessness is critical to this strategy.

    Read the response to ‘Create a national strategy to end youth homelessness’ in full

  2. Hold a parliamentary vote on assisted dying

    The government responded on 22 February 2024

    It remains the Government’s view that any change to the law in this sensitive area is a matter for Parliament to decide.

    Read the response to ‘Hold a parliamentary vote on assisted dying’ in full

  3. Make financial education compulsory in all schools from primary age

    The government responded on 22 February 2024

    Financial education is a vital life skill and is already compulsory in the national curriculum for citizenship (at Key Stages 3 and 4) and within mathematics (Key Stages 1 to 4).

    Read the response to ‘Make financial education compulsory in all schools from primary age’ in full

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100,000

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

  1. End the use of animals for toxicity tests & prioritise non-animal methods (NAMs)

    This topic was debated on 19 February 2024

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  2. Ban the use of dogs for testing and research purposes in the UK

    This topic was debated on 19 February 2024

    Watch the debate for the ‘Ban the use of dogs for testing and research purposes in the UK’ petition on parliamentlive.tv

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  3. Call an immediate general election

    This topic was debated on 29 January 2024

    Watch the debate for the ‘Call an immediate general election’ petition on parliamentlive.tv

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