Barbara SPINELLI : 8th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 01-07-2014 / 14-12-2015 : Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left - Member
  • 15-12-2015 / 11-01-2017 : Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left - Member of the Bureau
  • 12-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left - Member of the Bureau

National parties 

  • 01-07-2014 / 17-05-2015 : Lista Tsipras-L'Altra Europa (Italy)
  • 18-05-2015 / 01-07-2019 : Independent (Italy)

Vice-Chair 

  • 07-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • 24-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs

Member 

  • 01-07-2014 / 06-07-2014 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • 19-01-2017 / 23-01-2017 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs

Substitute 

  • 01-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 14-07-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Delegation to the EU-Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
  • 14-07-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Delegation for relations with Israel
  • 14-07-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean
  • 19-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

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 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 55

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 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 56, Rule 57, Annex VI

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council Establishing the Neighbourhood, Development and International Cooperation Instrument  
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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 215

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of the Union's budget in case of generalised deficiencies as regards the rule of law in the Member States  
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LIBE 
OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of persons reporting on breaches of Union law  
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LIBE 
OPINION on the situation in Hungary (pursuant to the European Parliament resolution of 17 May 2017)  
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AFCO 

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

Minor interpellations 
Minor interpellations for written answer, addressed to the European Commission, the Council or the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union, may be tabled by a committee, a political group or at least 5% of Parliament’s Members. Rule 130a, Annex III

Major interpellations 
Major interpellations for written answer with debate, addressed to the European Commission, the Council or the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union, may be tabled by a committee, a political group or at least 5% of Parliament’s component Members. Rule 139, Annex III

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 138, Annex III

Questions to the ECB and concerning the SSM and the SRM 
Members can put questions for written reply to the ECB and questions concerning the Single Supervisory Mechanism and the Single Resolution Mechanism. Such questions are first submitted to the Chair of the responsible committee.Rule 140, Rule 141, Annex III

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 the EU’s accession to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC)  
- P8_DCL(2016)0135 - Lapsed  
Alessandra MUSSOLINI , Caterina CHINNICI , Anna Maria CORAZZA BILDT , Jean LAMBERT , Roberta METSOLA , Nicola CAPUTO , Nathalie GRIESBECK , Mairead McGUINNESS , Fabio Massimo CASTALDO , Teresa JIMÉNEZ-BECERRIL BARRIO , Barbara SPINELLI , József NAGY , Enrico GASBARRA , Constance LE GRIP , Doru-Claudian FRUNZULICĂ  
Date opened : 12-12-2016
Lapse date : 12-03-2017
Number of signatories : 120 - 13-03-2017
Written declaration on reconsidering whether to build the new Lyon-Turin high-speed rail line  
- P8_DCL(2016)0111 - Lapsed  
Marco VALLI , Daniela AIUTO , Tiziana BEGHIN , Eleonora EVI , Curzio MALTESE , Eleonora FORENZA , Barbara SPINELLI , Karima DELLI , Michèle RIVASI , Isabella ADINOLFI , Marco AFFRONTE , Laura AGEA , David BORRELLI , Fabio Massimo CASTALDO , Ignazio CORRAO , Rosa D'AMATO , Laura FERRARA , Giulia MOI , Piernicola PEDICINI , Dario TAMBURRANO , Marco ZANNI , Marco ZULLO  
Date opened : 24-10-2016
Lapse date : 24-01-2017
Number of signatories : 43 - 25-01-2017
Written declaration on the fight against organised crime  
- P8_DCL(2015)0044 - Lapsed  
Laura FERRARA , Marco VALLI , Petri SARVAMAA , Bart STAES , Barbara SPINELLI , Ingeborg GRÄSSLE , Michael THEURER , Dennis de JONG , Monika HOHLMEIER , Benedek JÁVOR , Sergio Gaetano COFFERATI , Ignazio CORRAO , Fabio Massimo CASTALDO  
Date opened : 07-09-2015
Lapse date : 07-12-2015
Number of signatories : 172 - 08-12-2015

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests