Véronique DE KEYSER : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 14-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament - Vice-Chair
  • 19-01-2012 / 06-06-2012 : Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament - Vice-Chair
  • 07-06-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament - Vice-Chair

National parties 

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Parti Socialiste (Belgium)

Member 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Development
  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Development
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Subcommittee on Human Rights

Substitute 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Foreign Affairs

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

OPINION on the draft Council decision on the conclusion of a Protocol to the Euro-Mediterranean Agreement establishing an association between the European Communities and their Member States, of the one part, and the State of Israel, of the other part, on Conformity Assessment and Acceptance of Industrial Products (CAA)  
- AFET_AD(2012)483549 -  
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AFET 
OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the European Union general budget for the financial year 2009, Section III – Commission  
- AFET_AD(2011)460660 -  
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AFET 

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur 
Political groups designate a shadow rapporteur for an opinion to follow progress and negotiate compromise texts with the rapporteur. Rule 205a

OPINION on the proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council providing macro-financial assistance to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan  
- AFET_AD(2013)516728 -  
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AFET 
OPINION on the EU Strategy for the Horn of Africa  
- DEVE_AD(2012)496311 -  
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DEVE 
OPINION on a proposal for a European Parliament recommendation to the Council on the modalities for the possible establishment of a European Endowment for Democracy (EDD)  
- DEVE_AD(2012)476002 -  
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DEVE 

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 133

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 United Nations Zero Hunger Challenge  
- P7_DCL(2013)0004 - Lapsed  
Keith TAYLOR , Gay MITCHELL , Véronique DE KEYSER , Charles GOERENS , Gabriele ZIMMER , Filip KACZMAREK , Eva JOLY , Ricardo CORTÉS LASTRA , Michèle STRIFFLER , Bill NEWTON DUNN , Judith SARGENTINI  
Date opened : 15-04-2013
Lapse date : 15-07-2013
Number of signatories : 112 - 15-07-2013
Written declaration on continued and increased support for vaccinations in developing nations  
- P7_DCL(2012)0004 - Adopted  
Mary HONEYBALL , Véronique DE KEYSER , Seán KELLY , Bill NEWTON DUNN , Marie-Christine VERGIAT  
Date opened : 01-02-2012
Lapse date : 24-05-2012
Adopted (date) : 24-05-2012
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P7_TA(2012)0230
Number of signatories : 398 - 24-05-2012
Written declaration on the protection of water as a public asset  
- P7_DCL(2010)0086 - Lapsed  
Giommaria UGGIAS , François ALFONSI , Véronique DE KEYSER , João FERREIRA , Niccolò RINALDI  
Date opened : 10-11-2010
Lapse date : 17-02-2011
Number of signatories : 226 - 17-02-2011

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests