Zita GURMAI
  • Zita
    GURMAI
  • Hungary
  • Date of birth: 1 June 1965, Budapest

Political groups

  • 18.04.2003 / 30.04.2004 : Group of the Party of European Socialists -
  • 01.05.2004 / 19.07.2004 : Group of the Party of European Socialists - Member
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Socialist Group in the European Parliament - Member
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament - Member

National parties

  • 01.05.2004 / 19.07.2004 : Magyar Szocialista Párt (Hungary)
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Magyar Szocialista Párt (Hungary)
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Magyar Szocialista Párt (Hungary)

Vice-Chair

  • 27.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 01.02.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 20.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • 25.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs

Member

  • 03.05.2004 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Women's Rights and Equal Opportunities
  • 03.05.2004 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Regional Policy, Transport and Tourism
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Regional Development
  • 21.07.2004 / 26.07.2004 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with Canada
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Regional Development
  • 31.01.2007 / 31.01.2007 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Regional Development
  • 14.03.2007 / 14.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with Canada
  • 15.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 16.07.2009 / 19.07.2009 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • 15.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation to the EU-Moldova Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 19.01.2012 / 24.01.2012 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs

Substitute

  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with Japan
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 14.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with Japan
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 06.07.2010 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Transport and Tourism

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 7th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

120

Negotiation of the EU-Japan strategic partnership agreement (debate)

17-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-17(8)

Pakistan: recent cases of persecution

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

Situation in North Korea

17-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-17(13.3)

Interinstitutional agreement on the transparency register (debate)

14-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-14(20)

Equality between women and men in 2012 (debate)

10-03-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)03-10(12)

Deployment of the eCall in-vehicle system - Deployment of the interoperable EU-wide eCall (debate)

25-02-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)02-25(13)

Elimination of female genital mutilation (continuation of debate)

06-02-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)02-06(5)

NAIADES II: An action programme to support inland waterway transport (debate)

06-02-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)02-06(6)

Non-discrimination in the framework of sexual and reproductive health and rights (debate)

16-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-16(6)

Reports - as rapporteur

4

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

7

Opinions - as rapporteur

1

OPINION on the EU Citizenship Report 2010 - Dismantling the obstacles to EU citizens’ rights

AFCO
08-12-2011 AFCO_AD(2011)472270

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

10

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning type-approval requirements for the deployment of the eCall in-vehicle system and amending Directive 2007/46/EC

TRAN
19-12-2013 TRAN_AD(2013)521698

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing uniform rules and a uniform procedure for the resolution of credit institutions and certain investment firms in the framework of a Single Resolution Mechanism and a Single Bank Resolution Fund and amending Regulation (EU) No 1093/2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council

AFCO
12-12-2013 AFCO_AD(2013)519819

OPINION on the efforts of the international community in the area of development and of ‘state building’ in South Sudan

FEMM
04-10-2013 FEMM_AD(2013)516607

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on European statistics on demography

AFCO
22-01-2013 AFCO_AD(2013)502078

OPINION on the European Semester for economic policy coordination: Annual Growth Survey 2013

AFCO
21-01-2013 AFCO_AD(2013)501915

OPINION on the proposal for a Council regulation establishing for the period 2014 – 2020 the programme "Europe for Citizens"

AFCO
15-10-2012 AFCO_AD(2012)492702

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing for the period 2014 to 2020 the Justice Programme

FEMM
15-10-2012 FEMM_AD(2012)491303

OPINION on the Annual report on Human Rights and Democracy in the World 2011 and the European Union’s policy on the matter

FEMM
10-10-2012 FEMM_AD(2012)494844

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending the Staff Regulations of Officials and Conditions of Employment of Other Servants of the European Union

FEMM
24-04-2012 FEMM_AD(2012)483788

OPINION on the proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on the European Year of Citizens (2013)

AFCO
21-03-2012 AFCO_AD(2012)480795

Motions for resolutions

7

Joint motion for a resolution on violence against women in India

16-01-2013 RC-B7-0028/2013

Motion for a resolution on Violence against women in India

14-01-2013 B7-0037/2013

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

Joint motion for a resolution on ending female genital mutilation

12-06-2012 RC-B7-0304/2012

Motion for a resolution on the implementation of the EU Strategy for the Danube Region

14-02-2011 B7-0130/2011

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on modern-day slavery

23-11-2009 P7_DCL(2009)0066 Lapsed

Details

Elizabeth LYNNE , Edit BAUER , Zita GURMAI , Emilie TURUNEN

Date opened : 23-11-2009
Lapse date : 11-03-2010
Number of signatories : 138 - 15-03-2010

Parliamentary questions

14

Possibility of using EU funds to build infrastructure on the Vc transport corridor

03-04-2014 E-004196/2014

Commission follow-up to national laws incompatible with EU equal treatment legislation

25-11-2013 E-013364/2013

Reasons for the suspension of Cohesion Fund payments to Hungary

29-08-2013 E-009719/2013

Commission follow-up to national laws incompatible with EU equal treatment legislation

19-03-2013 E-003104/2013

Certification of personal caretakers

16-10-2012 E-009385/2012

Building a more competitive European aviation sector

27-06-2012 O-000138/2012

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

79

Future of the car industry (debate)

24-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-24(11)

Childcare facilities - Barcelona objectives (debate)

10-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-10(17)

Non-discrimination based on gender and inter-generational solidarity (short presentation)

02-02-2009 P6_CRE(2009)02-02(20)

Developing civil dialogue under the Treaty of Lisbon (short presentation)

12-01-2009 P6_CRE(2009)01-12(19)

The situation of women in the Balkans (short presentation)

03-12-2008 P6_CRE(2008)12-03(22)

HIV/AIDS: Early Diagnosis and Early Care (debate)

19-11-2008 P6_CRE(2008)11-19(18)

Application of the principle of equal pay for men and women (debate)

17-11-2008 P6_CRE(2008)11-17(22)

Reports - as rapporteur

2

Opinions - as rapporteur

3

OPINION Report from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions on equality between women and men – 2007

REGI
02-07-2007 REGI_AD(2007)388703

OPINION Communication from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament on combating HIV/AIDS within the European Union and in the neighbouring countries, 2006-2009

FEMM
20-11-2006 FEMM_AD(2006)378730

OPINION Opinion of the Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality for the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs on the social policy agenda for the period 2006-2010 (204/2191(INI)

FEMM
30-03-2005 FEMM_AD(2005)355760

Motions for resolutions

2

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on HIV/AIDS: early diagnosis and early care

17-11-2008 RC-B6-0581/2008

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on HIV/AIDS: Early diagnosis and early care

11-11-2008 B6-0581/2008

Written declarations

5

Written declaration on combating the trafficking of children

04-06-2008 P6_DCL(2008)0050 Adopted

Details

Marusya LYUBCHEVA , Zita GURMAI , Diana WALLIS , Eva-Britt SVENSSON , Anna ZÁBORSKÁ

Date opened : 04-06-2008
Lapse date : 09-10-2008
Adopted (date) : 21-10-2008
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P6_TA(2008)0504
Number of signatories : 430 - 09-10-2008

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 the proclamation of 23 August as European Day of Remembrance for Victims of Stalinism and Nazism

07-05-2008 P6_DCL(2008)0044 Adopted

Details

Marianne MIKKO , Christopher BEAZLEY , Inese VAIDERE , Zita GURMAI , Alexander ALVARO

Date opened : 07-05-2008
Lapse date : 09-09-2008
Adopted (date) : 23-09-2008
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P6_TA(2008)0439
Number of signatories : 409 - 10-09-2008

Written declaration on child poverty

09-05-2007 P6_DCL(2007)0051 Lapsed

Details

Zita GURMAI , Gyula HEGYI , Glenys KINNOCK , Linda McAVAN

Date opened : 09-05-2007
Lapse date : 14-09-2007
Number of signatories : 106 - 14-09-2007

Written declaration on establishing a green hydrogen economy and a third industrial revolution in Europe through a partnership with committed regions and cities, SMEs and civil society organisations

12-02-2007 P6_DCL(2007)0016 Adopted

Details

Zita GURMAI , Anders WIJKMAN , Vittorio PRODI , Umberto GUIDONI , Claude TURMES

Date opened : 12-02-2007
Lapse date : 14-05-2007
Adopted (date) : 22-05-2007
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P6_TA(2007)0197
Number of signatories : 420 - 14-05-2007

Parliamentary questions

10

Funding for the European Translators' Houses follow-up

17-10-2008 E-5816/2008

Funding for the European Translators' Houses

03-07-2008 E-3964/2008

US missile defence system

17-01-2008 O-0008/2008

Hotel fire safety

12-10-2007 O-0066/2007

Environmental impact of the Yacht Port La Punta project, Ibiza

24-05-2007 H-0402/2007

Condemnation of the Franco regime on the 70th anniversary of Franco's coup d'état

06-06-2006 O-0059/2006

Condemnation of the Franco regime on the 70th anniversary of Franco's coup d'état

06-06-2006 O-0058/2006

Illegal harassment of Hungarian/EU businesses providing services in Germany

06-07-2005 E-2625/2005

Dialogue with churches and non-confessional organisations

13-05-2005 O-0070/2005

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

Declaration of financial interests