Elly PLOOIJ-VAN GORSEL : 5th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 20-07-1999 / 19-07-2004 : Group of the European Liberal, Democrat and Reform Party - Member

National parties 

  • 20-07-1999 / 19-07-2004 : Volkspartij voor Vrijheid en Democratie (Netherlands)

Chair 

  • 07-02-2002 / 19-07-2004 : Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China

Vice-President 

  • 23-10-2001 / 14-01-2002 : European Parliament
  • 23-10-2001 / 14-01-2002 : Parliament's Bureau

Vice-Chair 

  • 11-07-2000 / 05-09-2001 : Temporary committee on the Echelon interception system

Member 

  • 21-07-1999 / 14-01-2002 : Committee on Industry, External Trade, Research and Energy
  • 29-09-1999 / 14-01-2002 : Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China
  • 06-07-2000 / 10-07-2000 : Temporary committee on the Echelon interception system
  • 17-01-2002 / 19-07-2004 : Committee on Industry, External Trade, Research and Energy
  • 07-02-2002 / 19-07-2004 : Conference of Delegation Chairs

Substitute 

  • 21-07-1999 / 14-01-2002 : Committee on Budgets
  • 21-07-1999 / 14-01-2002 : Committee on Women's Rights and Equal Opportunities
  • 17-01-2002 / 19-07-2004 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

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

Report on the communication from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - Making a reality of The European Research Area: Guidelines for EU research activities (2002-2006) - Committee on Industry, External Trade, Research and Energy  
- A5-0052/2001 -  
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ITRE 
Report on the communication from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions "Towards a European research area" - Committee on Industry, External Trade, Research and Energy  
- A5-0131/2000 -  
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ITRE 

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 a study to be carried out into the unintended disproportionately adverse side-effects on the economy of the directive on the conservation of wild birds, the habitats directive and the Natura 2000 directive  
- P5_DCL(2000)0022 - Lapsed  
Antonius MANDERS , Elly PLOOIJ-VAN GORSEL , Jan MULDER , Jules MAATEN , Maria Johanna (Marieke) SANDERS-TEN HOLTE  
Date opened : 19-12-2000
Lapse date : 19-03-2001
Number of signatories : 21 - 19-03-2001