Marju LAURISTIN : 8th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 01-07-2014 / 14-12-2016 : Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament - Vice-Chair
  • 15-12-2016 / 05-11-2017 : Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament - Member

National parties 

  • 01-07-2014 / 05-11-2017 : Sotsiaaldemokraatlik Erakond (Estonia)

Member 

  • 01-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 14-07-2014 / 05-11-2017 : Delegation to the EU-Ukraine Parliamentary Association Committee
  • 12-02-2015 / 30-11-2015 : Special Committee on Tax Rulings and Other Measures Similar in Nature or Effect
  • 02-12-2015 / 02-08-2016 : Special Committee on Tax Rulings and Other Measures Similar in Nature or Effect (TAXE 2)
  • 24-06-2016 / 05-11-2017 : Committee of Inquiry to investigate alleged contraventions and maladministration in the application of Union law in relation to money laundering, tax avoidance and tax evasion
  • 19-01-2017 / 05-11-2017 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

Substitute 

  • 08-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 14-07-2014 / 05-11-2017 : Delegation to the EU-Kazakhstan, EU-Kyrgyzstan, EU-Uzbekistan and EU-Tajikistan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees and for relations with Turkmenistan and Mongolia
  • 19-01-2017 / 05-11-2017 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 19-01-2017 / 05-11-2017 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development

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)

Opinions - as rapporteur 
Committees may draft an opinion to a report of the responsible committee covering the elements linked to their committee remit. Rapporteurs of such opinions are also responsible for the drafting of compromise amendments and negotiations with shadow rapporteurs of the opinion. Rule 53, Rule 54, Annex V

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on certain aspects concerning contracts for the supply of digital content  
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LIBE 

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur 
Political groups designate a shadow rapporteur for an opinion to follow progress and negotiate compromise texts with the rapporteur. Rule 205a

OPINION on recommendations to the European Commission on the negotiations for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)  
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LIBE 

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

Written declarations (up to 16 January 2017) 
**This instrument no longer exists since 16 January 2017**. A written declaration was an initiative on a matter falling within the EU’s competence. It could be co-signed by Members within a 3 month period.

Written declaration on aviation safety and dangerous flights of military aircraft  
- P8_DCL(2015)0052 - Lapsed  
Urmas PAET , Kaja KALLAS , Petras AUŠTREVIČIUS , Cecilia WIKSTRÖM , Heidi HAUTALA , Marju LAURISTIN , Tunne KELAM , Indrek TARAND , Artis PABRIKS , Anna Elżbieta FOTYGA , Ilhan KYUCHYUK , Filiz HYUSMENOVA , Jozo RADOŠ , Pavel TELIČKA , Svetoslav Hristov MALINOV , Gabrielius LANDSBERGIS , Bronis ROPĖ , Norica NICOLAI , Inese VAIDERE , Pál CSÁKY , Tibor SZANYI , Kosma ZŁOTOWSKI , Jussi HALLA-AHO , Milan ZVER , Marian-Jean MARINESCU , Bogdan Andrzej ZDROJEWSKI , Henna VIRKKUNEN , Ian DUNCAN , Patricija ŠULIN , Ivan JAKOVČIĆ , Benedek JÁVOR , Dubravka ŠUICA , Jeppe KOFOD , Hilde VAUTMANS , Ivan ŠTEFANEC , Beata GOSIEWSKA , Mircea DIACONU , Daniel DALTON , Daniel BUDA , Krišjānis KARIŅŠ , Sandra KALNIETE , Pavel SVOBODA  
Date opened : 05-10-2015
Lapse date : 05-01-2016
Number of signatories : 106 - 06-01-2016
Written declaration on the more effective and coordinated implementation of the EU macro-regional strategies  
- P8_DCL(2015)0016 - Lapsed  
Zigmantas BALČYTIS , Adam GIEREK , Tunne KELAM , Krišjānis KARIŅŠ , Bogusław LIBERADZKI , Liisa JAAKONSAARI , Roberts ZĪLE , Marju LAURISTIN , Victor BOŞTINARU , Viorica DĂNCILĂ  
Date opened : 27-04-2015
Lapse date : 27-07-2015
Number of signatories : 79 - 28-07-2015

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests