Paul RÜBIG : 8th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 01-07-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) - Member

National parties 

  • 01-07-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Österreichische Volkspartei (Austria)

Vice-Chair 

  • 16-10-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Delegation for relations with the Korean Peninsula

Member 

  • 01-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on Budgets
  • 01-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 14-07-2014 / 15-10-2014 : Delegation for relations with the Korean Peninsula
  • 19-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Committee on Budgets
  • 19-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy

Substitute 

  • 01-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on Development
  • 14-07-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 19-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Committee on Development
  • 09-02-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Committee on International Trade

Main parliamentary 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

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 56, Rule 57, Annex VI

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council Establishing the Programme for single market, competitiveness of enterprises, including small and medium-sized enterprises, and European statistics and repealing Regulations (EU) No 99/2013, (EU) No 1287/2013, (EU) No 254/2014, (EU) No 258/2014, (EU) No 652/2014 and (EU) 2017/826  
- BUDG_AD(2018)626924 -  
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BUDG 
OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing the Digital Europe programme for the period 2021-2027  
- BUDG_AD(2018)626925 -  
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BUDG 
OPINION on the next MFF: Preparing the Parliament’s position on the MFF post-2020  
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DEVE 

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur 
Political groups designate a shadow rapporteur for an opinion to follow progress and negotiate compromise texts with the rapporteur. Rule 215

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing the Programme for single market, competitiveness of enterprises, including small and medium-sized enterprises, and European statistics and repealing Regulations (EU) No 99/2013, (EU) No 1287/2013, (EU) No 254/2014, (EU) No 258/2014, (EU) No 652/2014 and (EU) 2017/826  
- ITRE_AD(2018)627879 -  
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ITRE 
OPINION on the interim report on MFF 2021-2027 – Parliament's position in view of an agreement  
- INTA_AD(2018)626928 -  
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INTA 
OPINION on the draft general budget of the European Union for the financial year 2019  
- DEVE_AD(2018)623732 -  
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DEVE 

Oral questions 
Questions for oral answer with debate, addressed to the European Commission, the Council or the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union can be tabled by a committee, a political group or at least 5% of Parliament’s members. Rule 136

Major interpellations 
Major interpellations for written answer with debate, addressed to the European Commission, the Council or the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union, may be tabled by a committee, a political group or at least 5% of Parliament’s component Members. Rule 139, Annex III

Other parliamentary activities 

Written questions 
Members can submit a specific number of questions to the President of the European Council, the Council, the Commission and the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union, for written answer. Rule 138, Annex III

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 a European Year of Entrepreneurship  
- P8_DCL(2015)0065 - Lapsed  
Emil RADEV , Antonio TAJANI , Othmar KARAS , Tom VANDENKENDELAERE , Pablo ZALBA BIDEGAIN , Helga STEVENS , Jonás FERNÁNDEZ , Theresa GRIFFIN , Dita CHARANZOVÁ , Martina DLABAJOVÁ , Jana ŽITŇANSKÁ , Ulla TØRNÆS , Cláudia MONTEIRO DE AGUIAR , Alain LAMASSOURE , Paul RÜBIG , Mariya GABRIEL , Eva MAYDELL  
Date opened : 11-11-2015
Lapse date : 11-02-2016
Number of signatories : 218 - 12-02-2016

Declarations