Carlos COELHO : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) - Member

National parties 

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Partido Social Democrata (Portugal)

Member 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 28-03-2012 / 23-10-2013 : Special Committee on Organised Crime, Corruption and Money Laundering

Substitute 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Development
  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with Japan
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Development
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Subcommittee on Human Rights

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

Motions for resolutions 
Members can table an individual motion on issues falling within the EU’s sphere of activity. This motion is forwarded to the responsible committee for consideration.Rule 143

Parliamentary questions 
Questions for oral answer with debate may be tabled by a committee, a political group or at least 5% of Parliament’s component Members . The addressees are other EU institutions. The Conference of Presidents decides whether, and in what order, questions are placed on the final draft agenda for a Plenary sitting. Rule 128

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 infringement of the fundamental rights of detainees in the European Union  
- P7_DCL(2011)0006 - Lapsed  
Françoise CASTEX , Jan Philipp ALBRECHT , Carlos COELHO , Stavros LAMBRINIDIS , Diana WALLIS  
Date opened : 14-02-2011
Lapse date : 16-05-2011
Number of signatories : 140 - 17-05-2011
Written declaration on INDECT (intelligent information system supporting observation, searching and detection for security of citizens in urban environment)  
- P7_DCL(2010)0082 - Lapsed  
Alexander Nuno PICKART ALVARO , Carlos COELHO , Stavros LAMBRINIDIS , Judith SARGENTINI , Rui TAVARES  
Date opened : 10-11-2010
Lapse date : 17-02-2011
Number of signatories : 177 - 17-02-2011
Written declaration on declaring a European Year of Wine Tourism  
- P7_DCL(2009)0062 - Lapsed  
Raül ROMEVA i RUEDA , Carlos COELHO , Luis Manuel CAPOULAS SANTOS , Rodi KRATSA-TSAGAROPOULOU , Miguel Angel MARTÍNEZ MARTÍNEZ  
Date opened : 11-11-2009
Lapse date : 25-02-2010
Number of signatories : 90 - 26-02-2010

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests