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  1. Make Monday 11 May, 2020, a public holiday to fully celebrate Liberation 75.

    The government responded on 24 July 2019

    The Council of Ministers recognises the importance of Liberation 75 and is proposing the 8th May as a bank holiday in addition to the 9th. As such, a bank holiday on the 11th May is unnecessary.

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  2. Demand for a full investigation into the safety of a 5G network in Jersey.

    The government responded on 17 July 2019

    Health and environmental protection is a priority for Government. There are no substantiated health impacts from mobile phone services including 5G. 5G services are being implemented around the world.

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  3. Introduce plant based plastic islandwide to reduce usage of single use plastic

    The government responded on 21 June 2019

    Plant based plastics are readily available in Jersey from commercial suppliers and many establishments use these products. These plastics are single use items, thus reusable options are preferred.

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If a petition gets 5,000 signatures, it will be considered for debate in the States Assembly

  1. Higher sentences for paedophiles.

    This topic was debated on 17 July 2019

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  2. Make Green Street a one way road

    This topic was debated on 4 June 2019

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  3. Make it law to stop ‘Hit and Run’ for Cats

    This topic was debated on 3 June 2019

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