Brown calls for e-petitions to get debated in Parliament

Gordon Brown has thrown caution to the web, and called for a new e-petitions system which would force Parliament to debate issues popular with internet users.

Buried in a wide-ranging parliamentary statement on constitutional reform yesterday, he said: “I also encourage this House to agree a new process for ensuring consideration of petitions from members of the public.”

More at: www.theregister.co.uk

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~ by Tom on 5 Jul, 2007.

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