Antanas GUOGA : 8th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 01-07-2014 / 04-10-2016 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member
  • 05-10-2016 / 01-07-2019 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) - Member

National parties 

  • 01-07-2014 / 09-10-2016 : Lietuvos Respublikos liberalų sąjūdis (Lithuania)
  • 10-10-2016 / 01-07-2019 : Independent (Lithuania)

Vice-Chair 

  • 16-10-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Delegation to the EU-Armenia Parliamentary Partnership Committee, EU-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Cooperation Committee and the EU-Georgia Parliamentary Association Committee

Member 

  • 01-07-2014 / 02-10-2016 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 14-07-2014 / 15-10-2014 : Delegation to the EU-Armenia Parliamentary Partnership Committee, EU-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Cooperation Committee and the EU-Georgia Parliamentary Association Committee
  • 14-07-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly
  • 03-10-2016 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 19-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality

Substitute 

  • 01-07-2014 / 04-10-2016 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 14-07-2014 / 04-10-2016 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 05-10-2016 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 19-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 01-02-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection

Main parliamentary activities 

Contributions to plenary debates 
Speeches made during the plenary session and written declarations relating to plenary debates. Rules Rule 204 and 171(11)

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 215

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur 
Political groups designate a shadow rapporteur for an opinion to follow progress and negotiate compromise texts with the rapporteur. Rule 215

OPINION on the comprehensive European industrial policy on Artificial Intelligence and Robotics  
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IMCO 
OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on addressing geo-blocking and other forms of discrimination based on customers' nationality, place of residence or place of establishment within the internal market and amending Regulation (EC) No 2006/2004 and Directive 2009/22/EC  
- JURI_AD(2017)597525 -  
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JURI 
OPINION on the implementation of the European Fund for Strategic Investments  
- IMCO_AD(2016)584238 -  
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IMCO 

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 132, Rule 136, Rule 139, Rule 144.

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 136

Other parliamentary activities 

Written explanations of vote 
Members can submit a written explanation of their vote in plenary. Rule 194

Interpretation of Rule 32(5), first subparagraph, second indent of the Rules of Procedure  
 

. ‒ I voted in favour regarding the text update of the European Parliament’s Rules of Procedure, Rule 32(5) regarding ‘Establishment and dissolution of political groups’.

Protocol to the EU-Denmark Agreement on the criteria and mechanisms for establishing the State responsible for examining a request for asylum and 'Eurodac' (A8-0196/2019 - Ignazio Corrao)  
 

. ‒ I voted in favour. The negotiations on an agreement between the European Union and Denmark on the modalities of the participation by Denmark in the procedure for comparison and data transmission for law enforcement purposes foreseen in Chapter VI of the ‘recast’ Eurodac Regulation have been finalised and an Agreement in the form of a Protocol to the abovementioned Agreement of 8 March 2006, extending the application of the Agreement of 8 March 2006 to law enforcement, was initialled.

Establishing Horizon Europe – laying down its rules for participation and dissemination (A8-0401/2018 - Dan Nica)  
 

. ‒ I voted in favour of the report. It is the biggest research framework programme worldwide for the period 2021—2027, tackling major challenges such as digitisation, health, including paediatric cancer, climate change and industrial transformation processes.

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 138, Annex III

Individual motions for resolutions  
Any Member may table a motion for resolution on a matter falling within the spheres of activity of the EU. Admissible motions are referred to the committee responsible, which shall decide what procedure is to be followed. Rule 143

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 professional athletes’ labour rights  
- P8_DCL(2016)0096 - Lapsed  
Theodoros ZAGORAKIS , Santiago FISAS AYXELÀ , Marc TARABELLA , Bogdan Brunon WENTA , Virginie ROZIÈRE , Hannu TAKKULA , Silvia COSTA , Antanas GUOGA , Lefteris CHRISTOFOROU , Pablo ZALBA BIDEGAIN , Tomáš ZDECHOVSKÝ , Patricija ŠULIN  
Date opened : 12-09-2016
Lapse date : 12-12-2016
Number of signatories : 104 - 13-12-2016
Written declaration on the potential of digital technologies for an improved and widespread access to knowledge  
- P8_DCL(2016)0085 - Lapsed  
Andrea COZZOLINO , Catherine STIHLER , Nicola DANTI , Antanas GUOGA , Lambert van NISTELROOIJ , Sergio Gaetano COFFERATI , Massimiliano SALINI , Marisa MATIAS , Michela GIUFFRIDA , Alfred SANT  
Date opened : 12-09-2016
Lapse date : 12-12-2016
Number of signatories : 81 - 13-12-2016
Written declaration on supporting the growth of accessible toilets for people with disabilities in the EU  
- P8_DCL(2016)0044 - Lapsed  
Daniel DALTON , Lucy ANDERSON , Mairead McGUINNESS , Marian HARKIN , Julia REDA , Anthea McINTYRE , Helga STEVENS , Anneleen VAN BOSSUYT , Olga SEHNALOVÁ , Antanas GUOGA , Brando BENIFEI  
Date opened : 27-04-2016
Lapse date : 27-07-2016
Number of signatories : 124 - 28-07-2016

Declarations