Per GAHRTON : 5th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 20-07-1999 / 19-07-2004 : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Member

National parties 

  • 20-07-1999 / 19-07-2004 : Miljöpartiet (Sweden)

Chair 

  • 22-07-1999 / 14-01-2002 : Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China

Vice-Chair 

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

Member 

  • 21-07-1999 / 14-01-2002 : Committee on Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, Common Security and Defence Policy
  • 22-07-1999 / 14-01-2002 : Conference of Delegation Chairs
  • 17-01-2002 / 19-07-2004 : Committee on Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, Common Security and Defence Policy

Substitute 

  • 22-07-1999 / 14-01-2002 : Committee on Industry, External Trade, Research and Energy
  • 17-01-2002 / 19-07-2004 : Committee on Industry, External Trade, Research and Energy

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

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 next IGC and the need to respect democracy in the European Union  
- P5_DCL(2003)0012 - Lapsed  
José RIBEIRO E CASTRO , Ole KRARUP , Per GAHRTON , Martin CALLANAN , Patricia McKENNA  
Date opened : 16-06-2003
Lapse date : 16-09-2003
Number of signatories : 19 - 16-09-2003
Written declaration on the threatened wolf population of Sweden and Norway  
- P5_DCL(2001)0005 - Lapsed  
Per GAHRTON  
Date opened : 04-04-2001
Lapse date : 04-07-2001
Number of signatories : 43 - 04-07-2001