This petition was submitted by Iraj Irfan, having collected a total of 2,231 signatures - 2,209 signatures online and 22 paper signatures in an alternative petition.
We call on the National Assembly for Wales to urge the Welsh Government to keep religious assemblies in state schools in Wales as ‘opt-out’ and ‘wholly or mainly of a broadly Christian character’, while considering ways to ensure that they continue to be relevant to people of different faiths and no faith.
The petitioners handing over the petition to the Committee
This petition is currently under consideration by the Petitions Committee. It was first considered by the Petitions Committee on 27/06/2017.
Assembly Constituency and Region Further information
Business type: Petition
Reason considered: Assembly Business;
First published: 21/06/2017
Decision due: Meeting Date by Petitions Committee