Peter SKINNER
  • Peter
    SKINNER
  • United Kingdom
  • Date of birth: 1 June 1959, Oxford

Political groups

  • 19.07.1994 / 19.07.1999 : Group of the Party of European Socialists - Member
  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Group of the Party of European Socialists - Member
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Socialist Group in the European Parliament - Member
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament - Member

National parties

  • 19.07.1994 / 19.07.1999 : Labour Party (United Kingdom)
  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Labour Party (United Kingdom)
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Labour Party (United Kingdom)
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Labour Party (United Kingdom)

Vice-Chair

  • 30.01.1997 / 13.10.1997 : Delegation for relations with Latvia
  • 14.10.1997 / 19.07.1999 : Delegation to the EU-Latvia Joint Parliamentary Committee

Member

  • 21.07.1994 / 15.01.1997 : Committee on Social Affairs and Employment
  • 17.11.1994 / 11.07.1995 : Delegation for relations with Bulgaria and Romania
  • 11.10.1995 / 15.01.1997 : Delegation to the EU-Romania Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 16.01.1997 / 13.10.1997 : Delegation for relations with Estonia
  • 16.01.1997 / 29.01.1997 : Delegation for relations with Latvia
  • 16.01.1997 / 19.07.1999 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 14.10.1997 / 19.07.1999 : Delegation to the EU-Estonia Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 21.07.1999 / 12.03.2000 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 06.10.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 18.02.2000 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 07.02.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 19.01.2006 / 19.06.2007 : Committee of Inquiry into the crisis of the Equitable Life Assurance Society
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 14.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

Substitute

  • 21.07.1994 / 19.07.1995 : Temporary committee on employment
  • 10.08.1994 / 15.01.1997 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs and Industrial Policy
  • 16.01.1997 / 19.07.1999 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs and Industrial Policy
  • 16.01.1997 / 13.10.1997 : Delegation for relations with Australia and New Zealand
  • 14.10.1997 / 23.02.1999 : Delegation for relations with Australia and New Zealand
  • 24.02.1999 / 19.07.1999 : Delegation for relations with Australia and New Zealand
  • 22.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Culture, Youth, Education, the Media and Sport
  • 13.03.2000 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland, Iceland and Norway and to the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with Japan
  • 08.10.2009 / 31.07.2011 : Special Committee on the Financial, Economic and Social Crisis
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 28.02.2013 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on International Trade

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 7th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

69

Deposit guarantee schemes (A7-0216/2014 - Peter Simon)

15-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-15(9.11)

Situation in Sri Lanka (debate)

12-12-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)12-12(17.3)

Generalised tariff preferences (GSP +) (debate)

11-12-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)12-11(15)

European Atomic Energy Community research and training programme (A7-0407/2012 - Peter Skinner)

19-11-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)11-19(9.15)

EU trade and investment agreement negotiations with the US (debate)

22-05-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)05-22(17)

Offshore oil and gas prospection, exploration and production activities (debate)

20-05-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)05-20(17)

Reports - as rapporteur

3

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

2

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

1

OPINION on innovative financial instruments in the context of the next multiannual financial framework

ITRE
20-06-2012 ITRE_AD(2012)487786

Motions for resolutions

1

Written declarations

3

Written declaration on epilepsy

09-05-2011 P7_DCL(2011)0022 Adopted

Details

Gay MITCHELL , Nirj DEVA , Marian HARKIN , Peter SKINNER , Angelika WERTHMANN

Date opened : 09-05-2011
Lapse date : 15-09-2011
Adopted (date) : 15-09-2011
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P7_TA(2011)0395
Number of signatories : 459 - 15-09-2011

Written declaration on the welfare of Europe’s bees

09-05-2011 P7_DCL(2011)0020 Lapsed

Details

Peter SKINNER

Date opened : 09-05-2011
Lapse date : 15-09-2011
Number of signatories : 107 - 16-09-2011

Written declaration on free choice in means of payment

17-01-2011 P7_DCL(2011)0001 Lapsed

Details

Jean LAMBERT , Marian HARKIN , Olle LUDVIGSSON , Peter SKINNER , Gabriele ZIMMER

Date opened : 17-01-2011
Lapse date : 18-04-2011
Number of signatories : 157 - 07-04-2011

Parliamentary questions

16

Fourth EU railway package

22-01-2014 E-000619/2014

Commission representation in third countries

05-12-2013 E-013804/2013

Biofuels

10-09-2013 E-010037/2013

Helicopters ferrying workers to offshore drilling installations

10-09-2013 E-010036/2013

Trade with Burma/Myanmar

15-07-2013 E-008670/2013

Follow up to the Written Declaration on Epilepsy

24-04-2013 E-004601/2013

Future of the Joint European Torus (JET) facility

07-02-2013 E-001293/2013

Animal transports from the UK

18-06-2012 E-005985/2012

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

102

Active inclusion of people excluded from the labour market (A6-0263/2009, Jean Lambert)

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(6.13)

A6-0139/2009 - REPORT Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directives 2006/48/EC and 2006/49/EC as regards banks affiliated to central institutions, certain own funds items, large exposures, supervisory arrangements, and crisis management

Explanations of vote

05-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-05(6)

A6-0118/2009 - REPORT Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning trade in seals products

Explanations of vote

24-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-24(8)

A6-0244/2009 - REPORT Report on the proposal for a Council directive amending Directive 2003/48/EC on taxation of savings income in the form of interest payments

Explanations of vote

24-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-24(8)

A6-0189/2009 - REPORT Report on the proposal for a Council directive amending Directive 2006/112/EC on the common system of value added tax as regards tax evasion linked to import and other cross-border transactions

Explanations of vote

24-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-24(8)

B6-0256/2009 - MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on establishing a facility providing medium-term financial assistance for Member States' balances of payments

Explanations of vote

24-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-24(8)

RC-B6-0185/2009 - JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the London G20 Summit of 2 April 2009

Explanations of vote

23-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-23(9)

A6-0254/2009 - REPORT Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the energy performance of buildings (recast)

Explanations of vote

23-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-23(9)

A6-0191/2009 - REPORT Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on Credit Rating Agencies

Reports - as rapporteur

2

Motions for resolutions

3

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on rising international concern over the farming of bear bile in China

26-09-2005 P6_DCL(2005)0052 Adopted

Details

David MARTIN , Neil PARISH , Peter SKINNER , Terence WYNN , Robert EVANS

Date opened : 26-09-2005
Lapse date : 26-12-2005
Adopted (date) : 17-01-2006
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P6_TA(2006)0008
Number of signatories : 377 - 26-12-2005

Parliamentary questions

24

Health reimbursement

10-10-2008 E-5677/2008

EU funding for cross-border high speed rail services

02-07-2008 P-3930/2008

Safeguarding consumers' rights with respect to trans-national rail services

30-06-2008 E-3909/2008

Collecting societies

31-03-2008 E-1967/2008

Hotel fire safety

12-10-2007 O-0066/2007

Genetically modified organisms (GMOs)

02-07-2007 E-3549/2007

Collecting Societies

02-07-2007 E-3548/2007

  Indskrænkning i Eurostars betjening af Ashfords internationale station

12-01-2007 H-0016/2007

Fire sprinklers

11-01-2007 E-0133/2007

Fire sprinklers

11-01-2007 E-0132/2007

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 5th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

36

Financial markets

29-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-29(6)

Vote

14-01-2004 P5_CRE(2004)01-14(2)

Vote

17-12-2003 P5_CRE(2003)12-17(4)

Vote (continuation)

04-12-2003 P5_CRE(2003)12-04(6)

Vote

24-09-2003 P5_CRE(2003)09-24(2)

Investment services and regulated markets

23-09-2003 P5_CRE(2003)09-23(11)

Securities prospectuses

30-06-2003 P5_CRE(2003)06-30(9)

Vote

05-06-2003 P5_CRE(2003)06-05(3)

Economic and Monetary Union

11-03-2003 P5_CRE(2003)03-11(10)

Activities and supervision of institutions for occupational retirement provision

11-03-2003 P5_CRE(2003)03-11(11)

Reports - as rapporteur

5

Recommendation for second reading on the common position adopted by the Council with a view to adopting a European Parliament and Council directive amending Council Directive 89/655/EEC concerning the minimum safety and health requirements for the use of work equipment by workers at work (2nd individual directive within the meaning of Article 16(1) of Directive 89/391/EEC) - Committee on Employment and Social Affairs

EMPL
30-04-2001 A5-0156/2001

Report on the Commission communication "Risk Capital: Implementation of the Action Plan - Proposals for moving forward" - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

ECON
14-09-2000 A5-0235/2000

Report on the proposal for a European Parliament and Council directive amending for the second time Directive 89/655/EEC concerning the minimum safety and health requirements for the use of work equipment by worker at work (2nd individual directive within the meaning of Article 16 of directive 89/391/EEC) - Committee on Employment and Social Affairs

EMPL
01-09-2000 A5-0222/2000

Motions for resolutions

1

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on forced marriage

07-10-2002 B5-0438/2002

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on asbestos-related fatalities

22-10-2001 P5_DCL(2001)0013 Lapsed

Details

Charles TANNOCK , John BOWIS , Chris DAVIES , Jean LAMBERT , Peter SKINNER

Date opened : 22-10-2001
Lapse date : 22-01-2002
Number of signatories : 48 - 22-01-2002

Parliamentary questions

29

Social Dialogue representation for professional freelancers

14-04-2004 E-1232/2004

Smokes Direct, Spain

11-11-2003 E-3449/2003

British Beef Imports into France

03-11-2003 P-3314/2003

State aid to the steel industry in the Accession States

02-10-2003 H-0589/2003

IAS application to companies not incorporated in the EU

21-07-2003 E-2414/2003

VAT on repairs to listed places of worship within the UK

02-07-2003 E-2209/2003

Winter fuel allowance

12-06-2003 E-1925/2003

Motorola Computer Group and Wordsworth Technologies Ltd and price fixing

31-03-2003 E-1076/2003

German capital gains tax

15-01-2003 E-0093/2003

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)