Metro newspaper reported that the a House of Commons spokesperson told that the petition will be debated at the Tuesday's meeting.
The petition was launched on the UK parliament website almost immediately after the referendum results had been announced on Friday. As of Saturday afternoon, it gathered almost 1.5 million signatures. All petitions that receive over 100,000 signatures must be considered by the UK parliament.
On Thursday, the United Kingdom held a referendum to determine whether or not the country should leave the European Union. According to the final results, 51.9 percent of voters, or 17.4 million people, decided to support Brexit, while about 16.1 million opposed it. The turnout stood at 72.2 percent.