Phil BENNION
  • Phil
    BENNION
  • United Kingdom
  • Born on 7 October 1954, Tamworth

Political groups

  • 06.02.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member

National parties

  • 06.02.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Liberal Democrats Party (United Kingdom)

Member

  • 12.03.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 12.03.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with the countries of South Asia

Substitute

  • 22.02.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 22.02.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 7th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

96

Posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services (debate)

15-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-15(14)

Enhanced cooperation between Public employment services (debate)

15-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-15(15)

Transfer of motor vehicles (debate)

15-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-15(23)

Alternative fuels infrastructure (debate)

14-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-14(16)

Dimensions and weights of road vehicles circulating within the Community (debate)

14-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-14(17)

Dimensions and weights of road vehicles circulating within the Community (debate) (2)

14-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-14(17)

Dimensions and weights of road vehicles circulating within the Community (debate) (3)

14-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-14(17)

Hospitable environment for enterprises, businesses and start-ups to create jobs (debate)

14-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-14(21)

European single market for electronic communications (A7-0190/2014 - Pilar del Castillo Vera)

03-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-03(9.25)

Reports - as rapporteur

1

REPORT on financial participation of employees in companies’ proceeds

EMPL
18-12-2013 A7-0465/2013

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

9

REPORT on social protection for all, including self-employed workers

EMPL
12-12-2013 A7-0459/2013

REPORT on the EU’s External Aviation Policy – Addressing future challenges

TRAN
14-05-2013 A7-0172/2013

REPORT on social housing in the European Union

EMPL
30-04-2013 A7-0155/2013

Opinions - as rapporteur

1

OPINION on Eco-innovation – Jobs and Growth through environmental policy

EMPL
18-09-2013 EMPL_AD(2013)510625

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

15

OPINION on the action plan for a competitive and sustainable steel industry in Europe

EMPL
13-01-2014 EMPL_AD(2014)519687

OPINION on long-term financing of the European economy

EMPL
11-12-2013 EMPL_AD(2013)522847

OPINION on A European Strategy on Plastic Waste in the Environment

EMPL
18-10-2013 EMPL_AD(2013)514576

OPINION on constitutional problems of a multitier governance in the European Union

EMPL
10-10-2013 EMPL_AD(2013)500437

OPINION on CARS 2020: towards a strong, competitive and sustainable European car industry

EMPL
27-09-2013 EMPL_AD(2013)510607

OPINION on the Annual Report on EU Competition Policy

EMPL
26-09-2013 EMPL_AD(2013)513392

OPINION on the general budget of the European Union for the financial year 2014 - all sections

EMPL
06-09-2013 EMPL_AD(2013)514863

OPINION on the proposal for a Council directive laying down basic safety standards for protection against the dangers arising from exposure to ionising radiation

EMPL
10-04-2013 EMPL_AD(2013)500513

OPINION on the annual report on competition policy

EMPL
20-03-2013 EMPL_AD(2013)505984

OPINION on the application of Directive 2004/25/EC on takeover bids

EMPL
22-02-2013 EMPL_AD(2013)502005

Motions for resolutions

54

Joint motion for a resolution on Syria: situation in certain vulnerable communities

16-04-2014 RC-B7-0387/2014

Motion for a resolution on North Korea

14-04-2014 B7-0412/2014

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

Motion for a resolution on Pakistan, recent cases of persecution

14-04-2014 B7-0405/2014

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

Motion for a resolution on the situation in certain vulnerable communities in Syria

14-04-2014 B7-0404/2014

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

Motion for a resolution on security and Human trafficking in the Sinai

10-03-2014 B7-0259/2014

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

Motion for a resolution on launching consultations to suspend Uganda and Nigeria from the Cotonou Agreement in view of recent legislation further criminalising homosexuality

10-03-2014 B7-0255/2014

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

Motion for a resolution on Russia: sentencing of demonstrators involved in Bolotnaya Square events

10-03-2014 B7-0246/2014

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

Written declarations

3

Written declaration on the thalidomide scandal and the health needs of the remaining survivors in Europe

16-01-2014 P7_DCL(2014)0011 Lapsed

Details

Nirj DEVA , Edward McMILLAN-SCOTT , Rebecca TAYLOR , Phil BENNION , Linda McAVAN , Glenis WILLMOTT , Phil PRENDERGAST , Claudiu Ciprian TĂNĂSESCU , Mairead McGUINNESS , Eleni THEOCHAROUS , Marian HARKIN

Date opened : 16-01-2014
Lapse date : 16-04-2014
Number of signatories : 108 - 17-04-2014

Written declaration on promoting social inclusion and combating all forms of discrimination in the labour market

16-01-2014 P7_DCL(2014)0009 Lapsed

Details

Salvador SEDÓ i ALABART , Antonio CANCIAN , Amelia ANDERSDOTTER , Thomas MANN , Phil BENNION , Michael CASHMAN , Ismail ERTUG , Raimon OBIOLS , Jacek PROTASIEWICZ , Marta ANDREASEN , Davor Ivo STIER

Date opened : 16-01-2014
Lapse date : 16-04-2014
Number of signatories : 75 - 17-04-2014

Written declaration on protection of people with autism from bullying

09-12-2013 P7_DCL(2013)0024 Lapsed

Details

Phil BENNION , Catherine BEARDER , Nessa CHILDERS , Nathalie GRIESBECK , Fiona HALL , Marian HARKIN , Danuta JAZŁOWIECKA , Jörg LEICHTFRIED , Bill NEWTON DUNN , Thomas MANN , Phil PRENDERGAST , Rebecca TAYLOR , Roberts ZĪLE , Angelika WERTHMANN

Date opened : 09-12-2013
Lapse date : 09-03-2014
Number of signatories : 156 - 09-03-2014

Parliamentary questions

53

The need for specific guidance on REACH

23-04-2014 E-005226/2014

Competition in the IT sector

16-04-2014 E-004859/2014

Zoophilia

11-04-2014 E-004587/2014

Tania the elephant at Târgu Mureș zoo in Romania

25-03-2014 E-003650/2014

Supporting people with autism

21-03-2014 E-003473/2014

Unfair practices in the car rental sector

20-03-2014 E-003289/2014

VP/HR - Treatment of prisoners in Egyptian jails

13-03-2014 E-003014/2014

Protection of geographical indications

06-03-2014 E-002649/2014

Ugandan anti-homosexuality bill

25-02-2014 E-002221/2014

VP/HR - Anti-homosexuality bill in Uganda

25-02-2014 E-002220/2014

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

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