Simon BUSUTTIL : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 14-07-2009 / 05-04-2013 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) - Member of the Bureau

National parties 

  • 14-07-2009 / 05-04-2013 : Partit Nazzjonalista (Malta)

Member 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Petitions
  • 16-09-2009 / 05-04-2013 : Delegation for relations with Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro and Kosovo
  • 19-01-2012 / 05-04-2013 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 19-01-2012 / 05-04-2013 : Committee on Petitions
  • 28-03-2012 / 05-04-2013 : Special Committee on Organised Crime, Corruption and Money Laundering

Substitute 

  • 16-07-2009 / 01-06-2010 : Committee on Fisheries
  • 16-09-2009 / 05-04-2013 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 16-09-2009 / 05-04-2013 : Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean
  • 02-06-2010 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 19-01-2012 / 05-04-2013 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection

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

Reports - as shadow rapporteur 
Political groups designate a shadow rapporteur for each report in the responsible committee to follow progress and negotiate compromise texts with the rapporteur. Rule 205a

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 EU’s mutual defence and solidarity clauses: political and operational dimensions  
- LIBE_AD(2012)496413 -  
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LIBE 
OPINION 20 main concerns of European citizens and business with the functioning of the Single Market  
- PETI_AD(2012)483750 -  
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PETI 
OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the European Data Protection Supervisor for the financial year 2010  
- LIBE_AD(2012)478348 -  
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LIBE 

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 EU Citizenship Report 2010: Dismantling the obstacles to EU citizens’ rights  
- IMCO_AD(2012)473707 -  
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IMCO 
OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing technical requirements for credit transfers and direct debits in euros and amending Regulation (EC) No 924/2009  
- IMCO_AD(2011)462912 -  
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IMCO 

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

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 export of drugs used for the death penalty in third countries  
- P7_DCL(2011)0029 - Lapsed  
Baroness Sarah LUDFORD , Simon BUSUTTIL , Ana GOMES , Barbara LOCHBIHLER  
Date opened : 06-06-2011
Lapse date : 06-10-2011
Number of signatories : 168 - 06-10-2011
Written declaration on the Union's efforts in combating corruption  
- P7_DCL(2010)0002 - Adopted  
Monica MACOVEI , Simon BUSUTTIL , Luigi de MAGISTRIS , Ana GOMES , Bart STAES  
Date opened : 18-01-2010
Lapse date : 06-05-2010
Adopted (date) : 18-05-2010
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P7_TA(2010)0176
Number of signatories : 397 - 07-05-2010

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests