José Manuel GARCÍA-MARGALLO Y MARFIL : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 14-07-2009 / 15-09-2009 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) - Member
  • 16-09-2009 / 20-12-2011 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) - Member of the Bureau

National parties 

  • 14-07-2009 / 20-12-2011 : Partido Popular (Spain)

Chair 

  • 16-09-2009 / 20-12-2011 : Delegation for relations with the countries of the Andean Community

Vice-Chair 

  • 16-07-2009 / 20-12-2011 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

Member 

  • 16-09-2009 / 20-12-2011 : Conference of Delegation Chairs
  • 16-09-2009 / 20-12-2011 : Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly
  • 08-10-2009 / 31-07-2011 : Special Committee on the Financial, Economic and Social Crisis
  • 17-06-2010 / 30-06-2011 : Special committee on the policy challenges and budgetary resources for a sustainable European Union after 2013

Substitute 

  • 16-07-2009 / 20-12-2011 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 16-09-2009 / 20-12-2011 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly

Activities 

Contributions to plenary debates 
Speeches made during the plenary session and written declarations relating to plenary debates. Rules Rule 194 and 162(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 52a

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 53, Rule 54, Annex V

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

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests