Petition No 0806/2016 by Justin Washtell (Bristish) concerning the need for a second referendum before the effective withdrawal of the UK from the EU

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Petition data

Summary title: Petition No 0806/2016 by Justin Washtell (Bristish) concerning the need for a second referendum before the effective withdrawal of the UK from the EU

Petition number: 0806/2016

Topics: Brexit,  External Relations,  Constitutional Affairs

Country: Malta,  Slovakia,  Slovenia,  Croatia,  Belgium,  Latvia,  Bulgaria,  Romania,  Luxembourg,  Netherlands,  Finland,  Austria,  Italy,  Spain,  Estonia,  France,  Poland,  Ireland,  Greece,  United Kingdom,  Germany,  Sweden,  Portugal,  Denmark,  Czech Republic,  Lithuania,  Hungary,  Cyprus

Petitioner data

Name: Justin Washtell

 

Petition Summary

The petitioner requests that the Union require the United Kingdom government to conduct a more rigorous consultation, consisting of a second referendum or a parliamentary vote, before any application for withdrawal from the Union is entertained. He criticises the manner in which the domestic referendum campaign was conducted and the poor participation of voters (Less than 38% of politically active citizens).