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  1. Yoga and Meditation to be included in the UK National school curriculum.

    The government responded on 18 April 2019

    There are no plans to make yoga and meditation mandatory in the national curriculum. Schools are free to deliver a diverse PE curriculum and pastoral activities to suit the needs of their pupils.

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  2. Without a Deal make "Revoke Article 50" the default action.

    The government responded on 17 April 2019

    It remains the Government’s firm policy not to revoke Article 50. We continue to seek a consensus across the House, which will allow the UK to leave the EU with a deal in place.

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  3. Make foxes a protected species

    The government responded on 17 April 2019

    Fox does not fit the criteria as a protected species, as it is not endangered or under threat of extinction. The Hunting Act 2004 bans the hunting of foxes with dogs, except in limited circumstances.

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

  1. 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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  2. Hold a second referendum on EU membership.

    This topic was debated on 1 April 2019

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  3. Revoke Article 50 and remain in the EU.

    This topic was debated on 1 April 2019

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