Maria BERGER
  • Maria
    BERGER
  • Austria
  • Date of birth: 19 August 1956, Perg

Political groups

  • 11.11.1996 / 19.07.1999 : Group of the Party of European Socialists - Member
  • 20.07.1999 / 07.03.2000 : Group of the Party of European Socialists - Member
  • 08.03.2000 / 16.01.2002 : Group of the Party of European Socialists - Member of the Bureau
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Group of the Party of European Socialists - Member of the Bureau
  • 20.07.2004 / 10.01.2007 : Socialist Group in the European Parliament - Member
  • 11.12.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Socialist Group in the European Parliament - Member

National parties

  • 11.11.1996 / 19.07.1999 : Sozialdemokratische Partei Österreichs (Austria)
  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Sozialdemokratische Partei Österreichs (Austria)
  • 20.07.2004 / 10.01.2007 : Sozialdemokratische Partei Österreichs (Austria)
  • 11.12.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Sozialdemokratische Partei Österreichs (Austria)

Vice-Chair

  • 22.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Delegation to the EU-Czech Republic Joint Parliamentary Committee

Member

  • 14.11.1996 / 15.01.1997 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland, Iceland and Norway
  • 14.11.1996 / 15.01.1997 : Committee on Legal Affairs and Citizens' Rights
  • 16.01.1997 / 19.07.1999 : Committee on Legal Affairs and Citizens' Rights
  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Legal Affairs and the Internal Market
  • 06.07.2000 / 05.09.2001 : Temporary committee on the Echelon interception system
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Legal Affairs and the Internal Market
  • 07.02.2002 / 30.04.2004 : Delegation to the EU-Czech Republic Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 21.07.2004 / 10.01.2007 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 15.09.2004 / 10.01.2007 : Delegation for relations with the countries of South Asia and the South Asia Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)
  • 18.12.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 18.12.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 18.12.2008 / 04.02.2009 : Temporary Committee on Climate Change

Substitute

  • 14.11.1996 / 15.01.1997 : Committee on Civil Liberties and Internal Affairs
  • 16.01.1997 / 19.07.1999 : Delegation to the European Economic Area Joint Parliamentary Committee (EEA)
  • 16.01.1997 / 19.07.1999 : Committee on Civil Liberties and Internal Affairs
  • 16.01.1997 / 19.07.1999 : Delegation to the EU-Czech Republic Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 22.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Citizens' Freedoms and Rights, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 22.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Women's Rights and Equal Opportunities
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Women's Rights and Equal Opportunities
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Citizens' Freedoms and Rights, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 21.07.2004 / 10.01.2007 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • 15.09.2004 / 10.01.2007 : Delegation for relations with Canada
  • 19.01.2006 / 10.01.2007 : Committee of Inquiry into the crisis of the Equitable Life Assurance Society
  • 17.12.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Development
  • 17.12.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation to the EU-Kazakhstan, EU-Kyrgyzstan and EU-Uzbekistan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees, and for relations with Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Mongolia

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

24

Presentation of the Czech Presidency's programme (debate)

14-01-2009 P6_CRE(2009)01-14(3)

Succession and wills (vote)

16-11-2006 P6_CRE(2006)11-16(6.6)

Succession and wills (vote) (2)

16-11-2006 P6_CRE(2006)11-16(6.6)

Succession and wills (debate)

15-11-2006 P6_CRE(2006)11-15(19)

Legislative and work programme of the Commission for 2007 (debate)

14-11-2006 P6_CRE(2006)11-14(15)

European contract law (debate)

05-09-2006 P6_CRE(2006)09-05(19)

Implications of Case C-176/03 (debate)

13-06-2006 P6_CRE(2006)06-13(16)

Outcome of the screening of legislative proposals pending before the Legislator (debate)

15-05-2006 P6_CRE(2006)05-15(15)

Reports - as rapporteur

5

REPORT on the request for defence of the immunity and privileges of Mario Borghezio

JURI
10-10-2006 A6-0329/2006

REPORT Third request for waiver of the immunity of Vladimir Zelezny.

JURI
10-10-2005 A6-0291/2005

REPORT Second request for waiver of the immunity of Vladimir Zelezny.

JURI
10-10-2005 A6-0290/2005

REPORT Request for waiver of the immunity of Vladimir Zelezny.

JURI
10-10-2005 A6-0289/2005

Opinions - as rapporteur

4

OPINION on the future of professional football in Europe

JURI
22-11-2006 JURI_AD(2006)378678

OPINION Communication from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament: Outcome of the screening of legislative proposals pending before the Legislator

JURI
22-03-2006 JURI_AD(2006)369916

OPINION The period of reflection: the structure, subjects and context for an assessment of the debate on the European Union

JURI
24-11-2005 JURI_AD(2005)364688

OPINION Parliament's opinion concerning the draft treaty establishing a Constitution for Europe

JURI
25-11-2004 JURI_AD(2004)347232

Motions for resolutions

5

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on future patent policy in Europe

04-10-2006 B6-0522/2006

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the future of European patent policy

04-10-2006 B6-0521/2006

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on patents for biotechnological inventions

24-10-2005 RC-B6-0551/2005

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on patents for biotechnological inventions

20-10-2005 B6-0552/2005

Parliamentary questions

8

Revision of Directive 96/67/EC (Groundhandling Market Directive)

07-09-2006 E-3957/2006 Commission

Monitoring of practices in connection with the issuing of visas

21-02-2006 H-0147/2006 Council

Imposition of criminal penalties in the event of an infringement of Community law

10-10-2005 O-0085/2005/rev.2 Commission

Unwarranted price-fixing of natural gas and other energy forms in accordance with the price of oil

06-10-2005 E-3758/2005 Commission

Animal health and protection - EU animal passport

09-03-2005 E-1080/2005 Commission

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 5th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

34

Public sector contracts

28-01-2004 P5_CRE(2004)01-28(9)

Public markets

30-06-2003 P5_CRE(2003)06-30(10)

Progress report on enlargement

19-11-2002 P5_CRE(2002)11-19(2)

Tobacco sponsorship and advertising

18-11-2002 P5_CRE(2002)11-18(5)

Completing the internal market

07-11-2002 P5_CRE(2002)11-07(1)

European judicial training network

23-09-2002 P5_CRE(2002)09-23(4)

Floods in Europe

03-09-2002 P5_CRE(2002)09-03(6)

Motor vehicle industry

29-05-2002 P5_CRE(2002)05-29(6)

Vote

14-05-2002 P5_CRE(2002)05-14(8)

Distance marketing of consumer financial services

13-05-2002 P5_CRE(2002)05-13(5)

Reports - as rapporteur

4

Report on the proposal for a Council Directive extending the freedom to provide cross-border services to third-country nationals established within the Community - Committee on Legal Affairs and the Internal Market

JURI
26-01-2000 A5-0012/2000

Report on a proposal for a European Parliament and Council directive on the posting of workers who are third-country nationals for the provision of cross-border services - Committee on Legal Affairs and the Internal Market

JURI
19-01-2000 A5-0007/2000

Motions for resolutions

5

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on forced marriage

07-10-2002 B5-0438/2002

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the floods in Europe

02-09-2002 B5-0483/2002

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Czech nuclear power plant in Temelín

06-09-2000 RC-B5-0708/2000

Motion for a resolution By Mcnally Eryl Margaret, Berger Maria and Van Den Berg Margrietus J. on behalf of the PES

04-09-2000 B5-0708/2000

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

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the European Monitoring Centre on racism and xenophobia

05-07-2000 RC-B5-0628/2000

Parliamentary questions

6

Monitoring of practices for issuing visas

18-03-2004 P-0947/2004 Council

Surveillance of international telecommunications

20-03-2000 E-0834/2000 Council

Interception of international telecommunications

10-03-2000 P-0830/2000 Commission

Application of cable television directive 93/83/EEC

22-12-1999 P-2633/1999 Commission