Michael GAHLER : 6th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 20-07-2004 / 13-07-2009 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats - Member

National parties 

  • 20-07-2004 / 13-07-2009 : Christlich Demokratische Union Deutschlands (Germany)

Vice-Chair 

  • 22-07-2004 / 14-01-2007 : Committee on Development
  • 15-09-2004 / 13-07-2009 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 15-01-2007 / 30-01-2007 : Committee on Development
  • 31-01-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Committee on Foreign Affairs

Member 

  • 21-07-2004 / 21-07-2004 : Committee on Development
  • 21-07-2004 / 14-01-2007 : Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • 25-09-2006 / 13-03-2007 : Delegation for relations with Iran
  • 15-01-2007 / 30-01-2007 : Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • 31-01-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • 14-03-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Delegation for relations with Iran

Substitute 

  • 21-07-2004 / 14-01-2007 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 15-09-2004 / 13-03-2007 : Delegation for relations with South Africa
  • 18-01-2005 / 24-09-2006 : Delegation for relations with Iran
  • 15-01-2007 / 30-01-2007 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 31-01-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Committee on Budgets
  • 14-03-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Delegation for relations with South Africa

Activities 

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 Mid-term Review of the 2007-2013 Financial Framework  
- AFET_AD(2009)418133 -  
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AFET 
OPINION Democratic scrutiny of Regulation (EC) 1905/2006 establishing a financing instrument for development cooperation: lessons learned and recommendations for its review  
- AFET_AD(2008)409728 -  
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AFET 
OPINION Draft opinion on the draft general budget of the European Union for the financial year 2008  
- AFET_AD(2007)390579 -  
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AFET 

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

Attendance list 
This attendance record is an extract from the Minutes of plenary sittings of the 6th parliamentary term. The information therein is supplied for information purposes only and covers the Member's term of office in the European Parliament. It is raw data and does not include corrections for justified absence because of illness, maternal/paternal leave, authorised parliamentary delegation business etc.

Contact 

  • Bruxelles 

    Parlement européen
    Bât. Altiero Spinelli
    14E154
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles/Brussel
     
  • Strasbourg 

    Parlement européen
    Bât. Louise Weiss
    T10025
    1, avenue du Président Robert Schuman
    CS 91024
    F-67070 Strasbourg Cedex
     
  • Postal address 

    European Parliament
    Rue Wiertz
    Altiero Spinelli 14E154
    1047 Brussels
     
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