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e-Petitions are administered by Parliament and allow members of the public to express support for a particular issue.
If an e-petition reaches 10,000 signatures the Government will issue a written response.
If an e-petition reaches 100,000 signatures the petition becomes eligible for a Parliamentary debate (usually Monday 4.30pm in Westminster Hall).
Give further financial support to the Events and Hospitality industryGov Responded - 15 Oct 2020 Debated on - 11 Jan 2021 View Paul Scully's petition debate contributions
Being the first to close and still no clue as to when we can open, this seasonal industry is losing its summer profits that allows them to get through the first quarter of next year.
Even if we are allowed to open in December, 1 months profit won't be enough to keep us open in 2021. We need help
Create a Minister for Hospitality in the UK GovernmentGov Responded - 3 Nov 2020 Debated on - 11 Jan 2021 View Paul Scully's petition debate contributions
The UK hospitality industry. Responsible for around 3m jobs, generating £130bn in activity, resulting in £38bn in taxation. Yet, unlike the Arts or Sports, we do not have a dedicated Minister.
We are asking that a Minister for Hospitality be created for the current, and successive governments.
Increase Number of Guests Permitted at Weddings, according to Venue CapacityGov Responded - 11 Sep 2020 Debated on - 9 Nov 2020 View Paul Scully's petition debate contributions
Weddings take months and even years of intricate planning. Myself and many others believe the maximum number of guests authorised at wedding ceremonies should be increased. The number of guests permitted at weddings should be calculated according to venue capacity.
Let Us Dance - Support nightclubs, dance music events and festivalsGov Responded - 14 Oct 2020 Debated on - 9 Nov 2020 View Paul Scully's petition debate contributions
Extend funding to nightclubs, dance music events and festivals as part of the £1.57bn support package announced by the government for Britain's arts and culture sector to survive the hit from the pandemic. #LetUSDance
Ban fireworks for general sale to the public.Gov Responded - 5 Nov 2019 Debated on - 2 Nov 2020 View Paul Scully's petition debate contributions
Every year more and more people, animals and wildlife get hurt by fireworks. It’s time something was fine to stop this. There are enough organised firework groups around for us to still enjoy fireworks safely so please help me stop the needless sale of them to the public!
Extend maternity leave by 3 months with pay in light of COVID-19Gov Responded - 14 May 2020 Debated on - 5 Oct 2020 View Paul Scully's petition debate contributions
In light of the recent outbreak and lock down, those on maternity leave should be given 3 extra months paid leave, at least. This time is for bonding and social engaging with other parents and babies through baby groups which are vital for development and now everything has been cancelled.
These initiatives were driven by Paul Scully, and are more likely to reflect personal policy preferences.
MPs who are act as Ministers or Shadow Ministers are generally restricted from performing Commons initiatives other than Urgent Questions.
Paul Scully has not been granted any Urgent Questions
Paul Scully has not been granted any Adjournment Debates
The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A Bill to provide for the regulation of the carrying of passengers in Greater London by pedal cycles and power-assisted pedal cycles for hire or reward; and for connected purposes