Joseph MUSCAT : 6th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 20-07-2004 / 30-09-2008 : Socialist Group in the European Parliament - Member

National parties 

  • 20-07-2004 / 30-09-2008 : Partit Laburista (Malta)

Vice-Chair 

  • 22-09-2004 / 13-03-2007 : Delegation for relations with Belarus
  • 01-02-2007 / 30-09-2008 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 14-03-2007 / 30-09-2008 : Delegation for relations with Belarus

Member 

  • 21-07-2004 / 14-01-2007 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 15-09-2004 / 21-09-2004 : Delegation for relations with Belarus
  • 15-01-2007 / 30-01-2007 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 31-01-2007 / 31-01-2007 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

Substitute 

  • 21-07-2004 / 14-01-2007 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 15-09-2004 / 13-03-2007 : Delegation for relations with the countries of south-east Europe
  • 15-01-2007 / 30-01-2007 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 31-01-2007 / 30-09-2008 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 14-03-2007 / 30-09-2008 : Delegation for relations with the countries of south-east Europe
  • 15-03-2007 / 30-09-2008 : Delegation to the EU-Armenia, EU-Azerbaijan and EU-Georgia Parliamentary Cooperation Committees

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 Proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on roaming on public mobile networks within the Community and amending Directive 2002/21/EC on a common regulatory framework for electronic communications networks and services  
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OPINION European Commission: Final annual accounts of the European Communities - Financial year 2004 - Volume I - Consolidated reports on implementation of the budget and consolidated financial statements  
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OPINION 2006 Budget: Section III - Commission  
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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

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.