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Have you ever wondered how legislation is developed in Great Britain? What roles do the House of Lords and the House of Commons play? How do petitions and early-day motions work to highlight issues and spark debate? Then this is the place for you!
Learning about how the system works is one of the best ways you can ensure that your voice is heard. Understanding parliamentary process means you can be more effective championing the causes you care about, like the replacement of animals in medical experiments.
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Find out how a bill becomes legislation and the processes involved.
Find out about the difference between the House of Commons and the House of Lords and what responsibilities lie with each of these two different houses.
Learn about the different types of debate and early day motions along with their uses in the UK parliament.
Learn about how petitions work in the UK, who can create them and how they be used to trigger a debate.
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