Bernd POSSELT
  • Bernd
    POSSELT
  • Germany
  • Born on 4 June 1956, Pforzheim

Political groups

  • 19.07.1994 / 19.07.1999 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian-Democratic Group) - Member
  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats - Member
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats - Member
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) - Member

National parties

  • 19.07.1994 / 19.07.1999 : Christlich-Soziale Union in Bayern e.V. (Germany)
  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Christlich-Soziale Union in Bayern e.V. (Germany)
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Christlich-Soziale Union in Bayern e.V. (Germany)
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Christlich-Soziale Union in Bayern e.V. (Germany)

Vice-Chair

  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Citizens' Freedoms and Rights, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 07.02.2002 / 30.04.2004 : Delegation to the EU-Czech Republic Joint Parliamentary Committee

Member

  • 21.07.1994 / 15.01.1997 : Committee on Civil Liberties and Internal Affairs
  • 17.11.1994 / 11.07.1995 : Delegation for relations with the Czech Republic, the Slovak Republic and Slovenia
  • 11.10.1995 / 15.01.1997 : Delegation to the EU-Czech Republic Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 16.01.1997 / 19.07.1999 : Delegation to the EU-Czech Republic Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 16.01.1997 / 19.07.1999 : Committee on Civil Liberties and Internal Affairs
  • 06.10.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Delegation to the EU-Czech Republic Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Citizens' Freedoms and Rights, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation to the EU-Croatia Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2013 : Delegation to the EU-Croatia Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 09.09.2013 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with Iran

Substitute

  • 21.07.1994 / 15.01.1997 : Committee on External Economic Relations
  • 16.01.1997 / 19.07.1999 : Committee on External Economic Relations
  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, Common Security and Defence Policy
  • 06.07.2000 / 05.09.2001 : Temporary committee on the Echelon interception system
  • 13.12.2000 / 29.11.2001 : Temporary committee on human genetics and other new technologies in modern medicine
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, Common Security and Defence Policy
  • 22.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Culture and Education
  • 22.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with the countries of south-east Europe
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Culture and Education
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • 31.01.2007 / 19.03.2007 : Committee on Culture and Education
  • 14.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with the countries of south-east Europe
  • 20.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on International Trade
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Culture and Education
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro and Kosovo
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Culture and Education

Activités parlementaires en plénière pour la 7ème législature

Speeches in plenary

298

EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement negotiations (B7-0367/2014)

17-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-17(10.14)

Pakistan: recent cases of persecution

17-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-17(13.1)

Pakistan: recent cases of persecution (2)

17-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-17(13.1)

Syria: situation of certain vulnerable communities

17-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-17(13.2)

Approval of the minutes of the current part-session

17-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-17(19)

Religious freedoms and cultural diversity (debate)

16-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-16(18)

Order of business

14-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-14(15)

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

2

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

1

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council introducing emergency autonomous trade preferences for Pakistan

AFET
25-01-2011 AFET_AD(2011)454520

Motions for resolutions

317

Joint motion for a resolution on Pakistan: recent cases of persecution

16-04-2014 RC-B7-0399/2014

Joint motion for a resolution on Syria: situation in certain vulnerable communities

16-04-2014 RC-B7-0387/2014

Motion for a resolution on the situation in North Korea

14-04-2014 B7-0409/2014

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

Motion for a resolution on Pakistan: recent cases of persecution

14-04-2014 B7-0403/2014

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

Motion for a resolution on Syria: situation in certain vulnerable communities

14-04-2014 B7-0400/2014

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

Joint motion for a resolution on the invasion of Ukraine by Russia

12-03-2014 RC-B7-0263/2014

Joint motion for a resolution on security and human trafficking in Sinai

12-03-2014 RC-B7-0254/2014

Parliamentary questions

62

VP/HR - Crimean Tatars

10-04-2014 E-004451/2014

European Schools

03-02-2014 P-001048/2014

Role of the Gülen movement in the Balkans

31-01-2014 P-001046/2014

Protecting traditional national and linguistic minorities in Europe and their languages

09-01-2014 O-000008/2014

Trials of former Croatian Prime Minister Sanader

25-07-2013 P-009045/2013

Religious education at the European Schools

26-03-2013 P-003412/2013

VP/HR - Progress made on culture in the EU's external actions

07-11-2012 E-010115/2012

Trial contrary to the rule of law in Serbia

09-10-2012 P-009048/2012

The Benes Decrees and the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights

25-09-2012 P-008383/2012

Serbian laws and Serbia's candidacy for EU membership

03-11-2011 E-010284/2011

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

294

Explanations of vote

07-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-07(10)

A6-0264/2009 - REPORT on the Annual Report on Human Rights in the World 2008 and the European Union’s policy on the matter

Madagascar

07-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-07(13.2)

Venezuela: the case of Manuel Rosales

07-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-07(13.3)

Question Time (Council)

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(14)

Question Time (Council) (2)

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(14)

Question Time (Commission)

05-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-05(11)

Women's rights in Afghanistan

24-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-24(5.1)

Explanations of vote

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

A6-0231/2009 - REPORT Report on the proposal for a Council recommendation on a European action in the field of rare diseases

The role of culture in the development of European regions (debate)

26-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-26(8)

Motions for resolutions

281

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the case of Manuel Rosales in Venezuela

06-05-2009 RC-B6-0273/2009

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation in Madagascar

06-05-2009 RC-B6-0271/2009

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Iran: the case of Roxana Saberi

06-05-2009 RC-B6-0270/2009

  PROPUESTA DE RESOLUCIÓN sobre el caso de Manuel Rosales en Venezuela

05-05-2009 B6-0273/2009

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation in Madagascar

05-05-2009 B6-0272/2009

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Iran: the case of Roxana Saberi, American-Iranian journalist detained in Tehran

05-05-2009 B6-0270/2009

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the humanitarian situation of Camp Ashraf residents

23-04-2009 RC-B6-0248/2009

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on women’s rights in Afghanistan

23-04-2009 RC-B6-0197/2009

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the humanitarian situation of Camp Ashraf residents

22-04-2009 B6-0248/2009

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on support for the Special Court for Sierra Leone

22-04-2009 B6-0243/2009

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

Written declarations

2

Written declaration on multilingualism, a key feature of democracy and transparency serving the citizens of the Member States

19-05-2008 P6_DCL(2008)0048 Lapsed

Details

Anna ZÁBORSKÁ , Bernd POSSELT , Francis WURTZ , Zita GURMAI , Marian HARKIN

Date opened : 19-05-2008
Lapse date : 09-10-2008
Number of signatories : 281 - 09-10-2008

Written declaration on race hate on the Internet

23-04-2007 P6_DCL(2007)0042 Lapsed

Details

Glyn FORD , Bernd POSSELT , Viktória MOHÁCSI , Claude MORAES , Feleknas UCA

Date opened : 23-04-2007
Lapse date : 06-09-2007
Number of signatories : 120 - 05-09-2007

Parliamentary questions

115

Rail artery for Europe and the Brenner base tunnel

31-03-2009 H-0214/2009

Croatia, Macedonia and Southeast Europe

31-03-2009 H-0213/2009

Adult stem cells

17-03-2009 H-0179/2009

EULEX Kosovo mission

17-03-2009 H-0178/2009

Serbia's candidate status

20-01-2009 H-0061/2009

European flag and anthem

20-01-2009 H-0060/2009

Ukraine and Moldavia

17-12-2008 H-1069/2008

Human rights in Cuba

17-12-2008 H-1068/2008

EU Agency for Fundamental Rights

02-12-2008 H-1000/2008

Justice system in Russia

02-12-2008 H-0999/2008

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 5th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

342

Review of Ottawa Treaty on anti-personnel mines

22-04-2004 P5_CRE(2004)04-22(7)

Cuba

22-04-2004 P5_CRE(2004)04-22(9)

Nigeria

22-04-2004 P5_CRE(2004)04-22(11)

Nigeria (2)

22-04-2004 P5_CRE(2004)04-22(11)

Vote

01-04-2004 P5_CRE(2004)04-01(3)

Vote (2)

01-04-2004 P5_CRE(2004)04-01(3)

Vote (3)

01-04-2004 P5_CRE(2004)04-01(3)

International Conference on Renewable Energy

01-04-2004 P5_CRE(2004)04-01(5)

Ukraine

11-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-11(10)

Question Time (Council)

10-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-10(6)

Reports - as rapporteur

1

Report on the initiative of the Portuguese Republic with a view to adopting a Council Decision on the provisional establishmen of the European Police College (EPC) - Committee on Citizens' Freedoms and Rights, Justice and Home Affairs

LIBE
25-10-2000 A5-0316/2000

Motions for resolutions

199

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Nigeria

21-04-2004 RC-B5-0194/2004

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Cuba

21-04-2004 RC-B5-0192/2004

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the killings of Christians in Nigeria

19-04-2004 B5-0203/2004

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

  PROPUESTA DE RESOLUCIÓN sobre Cuba

19-04-2004 B5-0192/2004

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Ukraine

10-03-2004 RC-B5-0129/2004

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Burma

10-03-2004 RC-B5-0127/2004

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Ukraine

08-03-2004 B5-0141/2004

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Burma

08-03-2004 B5-0140/2004

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Iran

11-02-2004 RC-B5-0080/2004

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Cambodia

11-02-2004 RC-B5-0079/2004

Parliamentary questions

94

Humanitarian aid for the Chechens

22-03-2004 H-0184/2004

Constitutional reform and more efficient aid for Bosnia-Herzegovina

22-03-2004 H-0183/2004

Open-cast mining of lignite in the Czech Republic

02-02-2004 H-0080/2004

Trafficking in human beings and forced prostitution

02-02-2004 H-0079/2004

Restitution law in Romania

05-01-2004 H-0004/2004

Status of Kosovo

05-01-2004 H-0003/2004

Definition of sexual and reproductive health

05-01-2004 P-0002/2004

Minorities in the applicant countries

11-11-2003 H-0731/2003

Reproductive health

07-11-2003 H-0729/2003

Abortion and population programmes

04-11-2003 H-0666/2003

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

Declaration of financial interests

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