Silvana KOCH-MEHRIN : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 14-07-2009 / 19-07-2009 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member
  • 20-07-2009 / 31-05-2011 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member of the Bureau
  • 01-06-2011 / 30-06-2014 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member

National parties 

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Freie Demokratische Partei (Germany)

Vice-President 

  • 14-07-2009 / 10-05-2011 : European Parliament

Member 

  • 14-07-2009 / 10-05-2011 : Parliament's Bureau
  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Petitions
  • 22-06-2011 / 03-07-2011 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 29-03-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee

Substitute 

  • 16-07-2009 / 21-06-2011 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2013 : Delegation to the EU-Croatia Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 31-08-2011 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on International Trade
  • 19-01-2012 / 07-02-2012 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on International Trade
  • 27-01-2012 / 28-03-2012 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 08-02-2012 / 16-09-2012 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 12-03-2014 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the EU-Chile Joint Parliamentary Committee

Activities 

Contributions to plenary debates 
Speeches made during the plenary session and written declarations relating to plenary debates. Rules Rule 194 and 162(11)

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 the Staff Regulations of Officials and Conditions of Employment of Other Servants of the European Union  
- FEMM_AD(2012)483788 -  
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FEMM 
OPINION on Parliament’s position on the 2012 Draft Budget as modified by the Council – all sections  
- PETI_AD(2011)466960 -  
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PETI 
OPINION Report from the Commission: Report on competition policy 2009  
- ITRE_AD(2010)450909 -  
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ITRE 

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 Annual Report on Human Rights in the World 2012 and the European Union’s policy on the matter  
- FEMM_AD(2013)516980 -  
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FEMM 
OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the Union Customs Code (Recast)  
- INTA_AD(2012)492800 -  
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INTA 
OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on Public procurement  
- EMPL_AD(2012)485939 -  
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EMPL 

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

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests