Ulla TØRNÆS : 8th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 01-07-2014 / 29-02-2016 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member

National parties 

  • 01-07-2014 / 29-02-2016 : Venstre, Danmarks Liberale Parti (Denmark)

Vice-Chair 

  • 07-07-2014 / 29-02-2016 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs

Member 

  • 01-07-2014 / 06-07-2014 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 14-07-2014 / 29-02-2016 : Delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Substitute 

  • 01-07-2014 / 29-02-2016 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 14-07-2014 / 29-02-2016 : Delegation for relations with the United States

Main parliamentary activities 

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

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 gender equality and empowering women in the digital age  
- EMPL_AD(2016)571705 -  
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EMPL 
OPINION on a Digital Single Market Strategy for Europe  
- EMPL_AD(2015)560716 -  
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EMPL 

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 promoting labour mobility of fitness professionals through the recognition of their skills and qualifications  
- P8_DCL(2015)0067 - Lapsed  
Antanas GUOGA , Pavel TELIČKA , Santiago FISAS AYXELÀ , Brando BENIFEI , Marc TARABELLA , Sofia SAKORAFA , Lefteris CHRISTOFOROU , Theodoros ZAGORAKIS , Ulla TØRNÆS , Bogdan Brunon WENTA , Angel DZHAMBAZKI , Demetris PAPADAKIS , Seán KELLY  
Date opened : 11-11-2015
Lapse date : 11-02-2016
Number of signatories : 51 - 12-02-2016
Written declaration on a European Year of Entrepreneurship  
- P8_DCL(2015)0065 - Lapsed  
Emil RADEV , Antonio TAJANI , Othmar KARAS , Tom VANDENKENDELAERE , Pablo ZALBA BIDEGAIN , Helga STEVENS , Jonás FERNÁNDEZ , Theresa GRIFFIN , Dita CHARANZOVÁ , Martina DLABAJOVÁ , Jana ŽITŇANSKÁ , Ulla TØRNÆS , Cláudia MONTEIRO DE AGUIAR , Alain LAMASSOURE , Paul RÜBIG , Mariya GABRIEL , Eva MAYDELL  
Date opened : 11-11-2015
Lapse date : 11-02-2016
Number of signatories : 218 - 12-02-2016

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests