Alexander ALVARO
  • Alexander
    ALVARO
  • Germany
  • Born on 26 May 1975, Bonn-Bad Godesberg

Political groups

  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member
  • 14.07.2009 / 26.01.2012 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member
  • 27.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member of the Bureau

National parties

  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Freie Demokratische Partei - Die Liberalen (Germany)
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Freie Demokratische Partei (Germany)

Vice-Chair

  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Budgets

Vice-President

  • 18.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : European Parliament

Member

  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council
  • 19.01.2006 / 14.02.2007 : Temporary Committee on the alleged use of European countries by the CIA for the transport and illegal detention of prisoners
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 14.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council
  • 20.06.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with India
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with Iran
  • 17.06.2010 / 30.06.2011 : Special committee on the policy challenges and budgetary resources for a sustainable European Union after 2013
  • 22.11.2010 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 18.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Parliament's Bureau

Substitute

  • 22.07.2004 / 04.07.2006 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with Australia and New Zealand
  • 05.07.2006 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 14.03.2007 / 25.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with Australia and New Zealand
  • 17.04.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Petitions
  • 16.07.2009 / 21.11.2010 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 16.09.2009 / 07.02.2012 : Delegation for relations with India
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Budgets
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

Activités parlementaires en plénière pour la 7ème législature

Speeches in plenary

132

Carbon capture and storage technology (debate)

13-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-13(17)

Carbon capture and storage technology (debate) (2)

13-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-13(17)

Combating wildlife crime (debate)

13-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-13(18)

Combating wildlife crime (debate) (2)

13-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-13(18)

One-minute speeches (Rule 150)

13-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-13(19)

Situation in the Maldives (debate)

23-10-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)10-23(16)

Detention of Greenpeace activists in Russia (debate)

23-10-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)10-23(17)

Croatian member of the Court of Auditors (debate)

22-10-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)10-22(14)

EU citizens' mobility and Member States' welfare systems (debate)

22-10-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)10-22(16)

EU citizens' mobility and Member States' welfare systems (debate) (2)

22-10-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)10-22(16)

Reports - as rapporteur

3

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

93

REPORT on the draft Council decision on the system of own resources of the European Union

BUDG
07-04-2014 A7-0271/2014

Opinions - as rapporteur

4

OPINION on the location of the seats of the European Union’s Institutions

BUDG
27-09-2013 BUDG_AD(2013)514622

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA)

LIBE
12-10-2011 LIBE_AD(2011)469719

OPINION Proposal for a Council Regulation amending Regulation (EC) No 1104/2008 on migration from the Schengen Information System (SIS 1+) to the second generation Schengen Information System (SIS II)

BUDG
17-03-2010 BUDG_AD(2010)439250

OPINION Proposal for a Council Regulation amending Decision 2008/839/JHA on migration from the Schengen Information System (SIS 1+) to the second generation Schengen Information System (SIS II)

BUDG
17-03-2010 BUDG_AD(2010)439248

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

16

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down measures concerning the European single market for electronic communications and to achieve a Connected Continent, and amending Directives 2002/20/EC, 2002/21/EC and 2002/22/EC and Regulations (EC) No 1211/2009 and (EU) No 531/2012

LIBE
19-02-2014 LIBE_AD(2014)523069

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on European Long-term Investment Funds

BUDG
28-11-2013 BUDG_AD(2013)522865

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

BUDG
16-11-2012 BUDG_AD(2012)496587

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on establishing the Creative Europe programme

BUDG
16-11-2012 BUDG_AD(2012)496580

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing the European Border Surveillance System (EUROSUR)

BUDG
17-10-2012 BUDG_AD(2012)494698

OPINION on the interim report in the interests of achieving a positive outcome of the Multiannual Financial Framework 2014-2020 approval procedure

LIBE
20-09-2012 LIBE_AD(2012)489475

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing the Asylum and Migration Fund

BUDG
17-09-2012 BUDG_AD(2012)492558

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing, as part of the Internal Security Fund, the instrument for financial support for police cooperation, preventing and combating crime, and crisis management

BUDG
17-09-2012 BUDG_AD(2012)492554

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing, as part of the Internal Security Fund, the instrument for financial support for external borders and visa

BUDG
14-09-2012 BUDG_AD(2012)492555

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down general provisions on the Asylum and Migration Fund and on the instrument for financial support for police cooperation, preventing and combating crime, and crisis management

BUDG
14-09-2012 BUDG_AD(2012)492552

Motions for resolutions

29

Motion for a resolution on violence against lesbian women and LGBTI rights in Africa

02-07-2012 B7-0397/2012

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

Joint motion for a resolution on the situation of ethnic minorities in Iran

13-06-2012 RC-B7-0309/2012

Motion for a resolution on the situation of the ethnic minorities in Iran

11-06-2012 B7-0318/2012

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

Joint motion for a resolution on the fight against homophobia in Europe

22-05-2012 RC-B7-0234/2012

Motion for a resolution on the recent political developments in Hungary (2012/2511(RSP))

14-02-2012 B7-0095/2012

Joint motion for a resolution on Iran and its nuclear programme

30-01-2012 RC-B7-0017/2012/rev. 1

Written declarations

6

Written declaration on establishing a European Day against Bullying and School Violence

10-09-2012 P7_DCL(2012)0028 Closed with majority

Details

Georgios KOUMOUTSAKOS , Alexander ALVARO , Roberta ANGELILLI , Maria BADIA i CUTCHET , Keith TAYLOR

Date opened : 10-09-2012
Lapse date : 17-01-2013
Adopted (date) : 17-01-2013
The list of signatories is published in Annex 2 to the Minutes of 04-02-2013
Number of signatories : 385 - 17-01-2013

Written declaration in support of the memory of and in recognition of Václav Havel, former President of Czechoslovakia and the Czech Republic and defender of human rights

17-04-2012 P7_DCL(2012)0018 Lapsed

Details

Antonio LÓPEZ-ISTÚRIZ WHITE , Alexander ALVARO , Edit HERCZOG , Zuzana ROITHOVÁ

Date opened : 17-04-2012
Lapse date : 17-07-2012
Number of signatories : 141 - 05-07-2012

Written declaration on terrorism and extremism in Pakistan

04-04-2011 P7_DCL(2011)0016 Lapsed

Details

Geoffrey VAN ORDEN , Gabriele ALBERTINI , Alexander ALVARO , Frédérique RIES , Hannu TAKKULA

Date opened : 04-04-2011
Lapse date : 07-07-2011
Number of signatories : 68 - 07-07-2011

Written declaration on the restoration of reciprocity in the visa regime – solidarity with the unequal status of Czech citizens following the unilateral introduction of visas by Canada

10-11-2010 P7_DCL(2010)0089 Adopted

Details

Zuzana ROITHOVÁ , Alexander ALVARO , Stavros LAMBRINIDIS , Miroslav OUZKÝ , Manfred WEBER

Date opened : 10-11-2010
Lapse date : 10-03-2011
Adopted (date) : 08-03-2011
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P7_TA(2011)0087
Number of signatories : 375 - 07-03-2011

Written declaration on INDECT (intelligent information system supporting observation, searching and detection for security of citizens in urban environment)

10-11-2010 P7_DCL(2010)0082 Lapsed

Details

Alexander ALVARO , Carlos COELHO , Stavros LAMBRINIDIS , Judith SARGENTINI , Rui TAVARES

Date opened : 10-11-2010
Lapse date : 17-02-2011
Number of signatories : 177 - 17-02-2011

Written declaration on the lack of a transparent process for the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) and potentially objectionable content

08-03-2010 P7_DCL(2010)0012 Adopted

Details

Françoise CASTEX , Zuzana ROITHOVÁ , Alexander ALVARO , Stavros LAMBRINIDIS

Date opened : 08-03-2010
Lapse date : 09-09-2010
Adopted (date) : 09-09-2010
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P7_TA(2010)0317
Number of signatories : 393 - 09-09-2010

Parliamentary questions

126

World Children's Day

21-11-2013 E-013234/2013

Concrete action to establish a European Day against Bullying and School Violence

16-09-2013 E-010389/2013

Breaches of the Terrorist Finance Tracking Programme II Agreement

10-09-2013 E-010019/2013

Breaches of the Council Decision on the conclusion of the TFTP Agreement

10-09-2013 E-010017/2013

Breaches of the Council decision on the conclusion of the TFTP Agreement

10-09-2013 E-010016/2013

EU Passenger Name Record - EUR 50 million for targeted call for proposal

16-01-2013 E-000385/2013

Breaches of the Terrorist Finance Tracking Programme (TFTP) Agreement

15-01-2013 E-000351/2013

Implementation of the EU-US Terrorist Finance Tracking Programme Agreement

24-10-2012 O-000175/2012

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

65

Electronic communications networks and services (A6-0272/2009, Catherine Trautmann)

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(6.2)

Explanations of vote

23-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-23(9)

A6-0184/2009 - REPORT Report on discharge in respect of the implementation of the European Union general budget for the financial year 2007 - Section I - European Parliament

Explanations of vote

02-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-02(10)

A6-0149/2009 - REPORT Report on the proposal for a Council directive on implementing the principle of equal treatment between persons irrespective of religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation

Explanations of vote

25-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-25(4)

A6-0143/2009 - REPORT Recommendation for second reading on the Council common pmosition for adopting a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending the Common Consular Instructions on visas for diplomatic missions and consular posts in relation to the introduction of biometrics including provisions on the organisation of the reception and processing of visa applications

Strengthening security and fundamental freedoms on the Internet (debate)

25-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-25(11)

Small Business Act (A6-0074/2009, Edit Herczog) (vote)

10-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-10(8.19)

Combating the sexual exploitation of children and child pornography (debate)

03-02-2009 P6_CRE(2009)02-03(4)

Sanctions against employers of illegally staying third-country nationals (debate)

03-02-2009 P6_CRE(2009)02-03(5)

Reports - as rapporteur

3

REPORT Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the retention of data processed in connection with the provision of public electronic communication services and amending Directive 2002/58/EC

LIBE
28-11-2005 A6-0365/2005

Opinions - as rapporteur

4

OPINION Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2002/22/EC on universal service and users’ rights relating to electronic communications networks, Directive 2002/58/EC concerning the processing of personal data and the protection of privacy in the electronic communications sector and Regulation (EC) No 2006/2004 on consumer protection cooperation

LIBE
26-06-2008 LIBE_AD(2008)405782

OPINION Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing the European Electronic Communications Market Authority

LIBE
05-06-2008 LIBE_AD(2008)405770

OPINION Proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directive 91/477/EEC on control of the acquisition and possession of weapons

LIBE
12-11-2006 LIBE_AD(2006)380586

OPINION on the proposal for a European Parliament and Council regulation establishing a European Small Claims Procedure

LIBE
19-05-2006 LIBE_AD(2006)368019

Motions for resolutions

20

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on combating the rise of extremism in Europe

12-12-2007 RC-B6-0512/2007

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on homophobia in Europe

25-04-2007 RC-B6-0167/2007

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on homophobia in Europe

23-04-2007 B6-0167/2007

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on EU restrictions on liquids that passengers can carry on aircraft

07-03-2007 B6-0079/2007

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Palestinian elections and East Jerusalem

30-01-2006 B6-0086/2006

Written declarations

7

Written declaration on holding all European Parliament plenary sessions in Brussels

22-09-2008 P6_DCL(2008)0075 Lapsed

Details

Alexander ALVARO , Piia-Noora KAUPPI , Frédérique RIES , Catherine STIHLER , Helga TRÜPEL

Date opened : 22-09-2008
Lapse date : 15-01-2009
Number of signatories : 286 - 16-01-2009

Written declaration on the need to establish a Representation for Future Generations in the European Union

01-09-2008 P6_DCL(2008)0070 Lapsed

Details

Kinga GÁL , Alexander ALVARO , Kristian VIGENIN , Jean LAMBERT

Date opened : 01-09-2008
Lapse date : 04-12-2008
Number of signatories : 84 - 05-12-2008

Written declaration on urging the Member States to include Hezbollah on the EU terror list

16-06-2008 P6_DCL(2008)0057 Lapsed

Details

Alexander ALVARO , Paulo CASACA , Jana HYBÁŠKOVÁ , Józef PINIOR , Helga TRÜPEL

Date opened : 16-06-2008
Lapse date : 23-10-2008
Number of signatories : 78 - 23-10-2008

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 respect for human rights in relation to the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing

23-10-2006 P6_DCL(2006)0075 Lapsed

Details

Sepp KUSSTATSCHER , Eva LICHTENBERGER , Alexander ALVARO , Lissy GRÖNER , Thomas MANN

Date opened : 23-10-2006
Lapse date : 01-02-2007
Number of signatories : 85 - 01-02-2007

Written declaration on holding meetings of the European Council in Strasbourg

26-04-2006 P6_DCL(2006)0033 Lapsed

Details

Richard CORBETT , Alexander ALVARO , Christopher HEATON-HARRIS , Cecilia MALMSTRÖM , Cem ÖZDEMIR

Date opened : 26-04-2006
Lapse date : 26-07-2006
Number of signatories : 199 - 26-07-2006

Written declaration on tackling racism in football

30-11-2005 P6_DCL(2005)0069 Adopted

Details

Emine BOZKURT , Claude MORAES , Christopher HEATON-HARRIS , Cem ÖZDEMIR , Alexander ALVARO

Date opened : 30-11-2005
Lapse date : 01-03-2006
Adopted (date) : 14-03-2006
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P6_TA(2006)0080
Number of signatories : 423 - 01-03-2006

Parliamentary questions

75

Freedom of speech and the Czech Act limiting the freedom of the press

20-04-2009 H-0256/2009

Freedom of speech and the Czech Act limiting the freedom of the press

20-04-2009 H-0255/2009

European Commssion's Privacy Policy

18-03-2009 E-2087/2009

Services provided free of charge in the context of data retention

09-02-2009 E-0969/2009

Impact of a planned regulation of mobile termination rates in the EU

10-12-2008 E-6788/2008

Impact of a planned regulation of mobile termination rates in the EU

10-12-2008 E-6787/2008

Sharing DNA data under the Prüm Treaty

17-11-2008 E-6388/2008

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

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