Jean Louis COTTIGNY : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 17-06-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament - Member

National parties 

  • 17-06-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Parti socialiste (France)

Member 

  • 04-07-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Budgets

Substitute 

  • 04-07-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Fisheries
  • 04-07-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the EU-Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
  • 04-07-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with India

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 proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Regulation (EC) No 577/98 on the organisation of a labour force sample survey in the Community  
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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 regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down provisions for the management of expenditure relating to the food chain, animal health and animal welfare, and relating to plant health and plant reproductive material, amending Council Directives 98/56/EC, 2000/29/EC and 2008/90/EC, Regulations (EC) No 178/2002, (EC) No 882/2004 and (EC) No 396/2005, Directive 2009/128/EC and Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009 and repealing Council Decisions 66/399/EEC, 76/894/EEC and 2009/470/EC  
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OPINION on the proposal for a Council decision on the conclusion of the Protocol between the European Union and the Kingdom of Morocco setting out the fishing opportunities and financial contribution provided for in the Fisheries Partnership Agreement in force between the two Parties  
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OPINION on the proposal for a Council decision on conclusion of the Protocol between the European Union and the Gabonese Republic setting out fishing opportunities and the financial contribution provided for in the Fisheries Partnership Agreement between the two Parties currently in force  
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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 establishment of a joint protocol to celebrate Europe Day in all Member States  
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Juan Andrés NARANJO ESCOBAR , Hannu TAKKULA , Jean Louis COTTIGNY , Santiago FISAS AYXELÀ , Joseph DAUL , Alejandro CERCAS , Sidonia Elżbieta JĘDRZEJEWSKA , Salvador GARRIGA POLLEDO , Andrej PLENKOVIĆ , Dominique RIQUET , José Manuel FERNANDES , Francisco SOSA WAGNER  
Date opened : 21-10-2013
Lapse date : 21-01-2014
Number of signatories : 77 - 23-01-2014

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests