Josep BORRELL FONTELLES : 6th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 20-07-2004 / 13-07-2009 : Socialist Group in the European Parliament - Member

National parties 

  • 20-07-2004 / 13-07-2009 : Partido Socialista Obrero Español (Spain)


  • 20-07-2004 / 15-01-2007 : European Parliament
  • 20-07-2004 / 15-01-2007 : Parliament's Bureau
  • 20-07-2004 / 15-01-2007 : Conference of Presidents


  • 20-09-2004 / 15-01-2007 : Delegation to the Euro-Mediterranean Parliamentary Assembly
  • 14-10-2004 / 08-06-2005 : Temporary committee on policy challenges and budgetary means of the enlarged Union 2007-2013
  • 01-02-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Committee on Development


  • 20-09-2004 / 20-10-2004 : Conference of Delegation Chairs
  • 14-10-2004 / 08-06-2005 : Conference of Committee Chairs
  • 31-01-2007 / 31-01-2007 : Committee on Development
  • 01-02-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Conference of Committee Chairs
  • 01-02-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Conference of Delegation Chairs
  • 15-03-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly


  • 31-01-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 15-03-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China


Contributions to plenary debates 
Speeches made during the plenary session and written declarations relating to plenary debates. Rules Rule 204 and 171(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 55

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 56, Rule 57, Annex VI

OPINION Proposal for a Council regulation on the conclusion of the Protocol setting out the fishing opportunities and financial contribution provided for in the Fisheries Partnership Agreement between the European Community and the Islamic Republic of Mauritania for the period 1 August 2008 to 31 July 2012  
- DEVE_AD(2008)407685 -  
OPINION Proposal for a Council Regulation on the conclusion of the Agreement in the form of an Exchange of Letters on the amendments to the Protocol setting out, for the period from 18 January 2005 to 17 January 2011, the fishing opportunities and the financial contribution provided for by the Agreement between the European Community and the Republic of Seychelles  
- DEVE_AD(2008)400377 -  
OPINION Proposal for a Council Regulation on the conclusion of the Fisheries Partnership Agreement between the European Community and Côte d’Ivoire  
- DEVE_AD(2008)398644 -  

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 a European Mafia Victims’ Memorial Day and on reuse for social purposes of goods and money seized from international criminal organisations  
- P6_DCL(2008)0108 - Lapsed  
Date opened : 15-12-2008
Lapse date : 02-04-2009
Number of signatories : 220 - 02-04-2009

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.