· Indicate to the government how strongly their citizens believe in palliative care;
· Oppose these cruel cuts in funding;
· Hopefully restore this funding to the dying, or at the least quarantine palliative care from any further funding cuts;
· Provide an opportunity for this issue to be raised again in Parliament and in public debate; and
· If we get enough signatures, require the government to provide a formal answer to the matters raised in the petition.