Viviane REDING : 8th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 01-07-2014 / 01-09-2018 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) - Member

National parties 

  • 01-07-2014 / 01-09-2018 : Parti chrétien social luxembourgeois (Luxembourg)


  • 01-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on International Trade
  • 14-07-2014 / 01-09-2018 : Delegation to the Cariforum-EU Parliamentary Committee
  • 19-01-2017 / 01-09-2018 : Committee on International Trade


  • 01-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • 14-07-2014 / 01-09-2018 : Delegation for relations with Australia and New Zealand
  • 19-01-2017 / 11-07-2018 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • 12-07-2018 / 01-09-2018 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

Main parliamentary activities 

Contributions to plenary debates 
Speeches made during the plenary session and written declarations relating to plenary debates. Rules Rule 194 and 162(11)

Reports - as rapporteur 
A rapporteur is appointed in the responsible parliamentary committee to draft a report on proposals of a legislative or budgetary nature, or other issues. In drafting their report, rapporteurs may consult with relevant experts and stakeholders. They are also responsible for the drafting of compromise amendments and negotiations with shadow rapporteurs. Reports adopted at committee level are then examined and voted on in plenary. Rule 52a

Reports - as shadow rapporteur 
Political groups designate a shadow rapporteur for each report in the responsible committee to follow progress and negotiate compromise texts with the rapporteur. Rule 205a

Motions for resolutions 
Motions for resolutions are tabled on topical issues, at the request of a committee, a political group or at least 5% of the Members, and voted on in plenary. Rule 123, Rule 128, Rule 130b, Rule 135.

Oral questions 
Questions for oral answer with debate, addressed to the European Commission, the Council or the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union can be tabled by a committee, a political group or at least 5% of Parliament’s members. Rule 128

Other parliamentary activities 

Written questions 
Members can submit a specific number of questions to the President of the European Council, the Council, the Commission and the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union, for written answer. Rule 130, Annex II

Proposals for a Union act  
Members can table a request to the European Commission to propose a Union act (a new act or an amendment to an existing act).Rule 46

Proposal for a union act on the screening of foreign investment in strategic sectors  
- B8-0302/2017