Heidi HAUTALA : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 14-07-2009 / 21-06-2011 : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Member

National parties 

  • 14-07-2009 / 21-06-2011 : Vihreä liitto (Finland)


  • 20-07-2009 / 21-06-2011 : Subcommittee on Human Rights


  • 16-07-2009 / 19-07-2009 : Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • 16-07-2009 / 21-06-2011 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 20-07-2009 / 21-06-2011 : Conference of Committee Chairs


  • 16-07-2009 / 21-06-2011 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 16-09-2009 / 21-06-2011 : Delegation to the EU-Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
  • 16-09-2009 / 21-06-2011 : Delegation to the EU-Kazakhstan, EU-Kyrgyzstan and EU-Uzbekistan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees, and for relations with Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Mongolia
  • 11-03-2010 / 21-06-2011 : Delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly


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 the abolition of the death penalty and the case of Mumia Abu-Jamal  
- P7_DCL(2010)0058 - Lapsed  
Date opened : 05-07-2010
Lapse date : 11-11-2010
Number of signatories : 171 - 11-11-2010


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