This petition was submitted during the 2015–2017 Conservative government

Petition Introduce pre-referendum as an entry requirement before future major referendums

Before important future referendum i.e. like should UK be in the EU or not? A pre-referendum is issued first to ensure that eligible voters understand what they are voting for. The results of pre-referendum should be used as weighting to set the criteria that main referendum is considered passed.

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It is obvious from personal stories from friends and families and other stories trending on the internet that a significant number of people voted when they did not know what they were really voting for and also were using as a protest rather than considering and forming balanced opinion based on informed arguments for yes or no.

This petition is closed This petition ran for 6 months

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