Miguel PORTAS
  • Miguel
    PORTAS
  • Portugal
  • Date of birth: 1 May 1958, Lisboa Date of death: 24 April 2012

Political groups

  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left - Member
  • 14.07.2009 / 22.01.2012 : Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left - Member of the Bureau
  • 23.01.2012 / 24.04.2012 : Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left - Member

National parties

  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Bloco de Esquerda (Portugal)
  • 14.07.2009 / 24.04.2012 : Bloco de Esquerda (Portugal)

Vice-Chair

  • 15.10.2009 / 31.07.2011 : Special Committee on the Financial, Economic and Social Crisis

Member

  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Culture and Education
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with the Mashreq countries
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Culture and Education
  • 31.01.2007 / 11.12.2007 : Committee on Development
  • 14.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with the Mashreq countries
  • 12.12.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Budgets
  • 16.09.2009 / 24.04.2012 : Delegation for relations with Iraq
  • 16.09.2009 / 24.04.2012 : Delegation for relations with the Maghreb countries and the Arab Maghreb Union
  • 08.10.2009 / 14.10.2009 : Special Committee on the Financial, Economic and Social Crisis
  • 17.06.2010 / 30.06.2011 : Special committee on the policy challenges and budgetary resources for a sustainable European Union after 2013
  • 19.01.2012 / 24.04.2012 : Committee on Budgets

Substitute

  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation to the Euro-Mediterranean Parliamentary Assembly
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 31.01.2007 / 11.12.2007 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 14.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 16.09.2009 / 24.04.2012 : Delegation for relations with Iran
  • 16.09.2009 / 24.04.2012 : Delegation for relations with the Mashreq countries
  • 19.01.2012 / 24.04.2012 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 7th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

136

Estimates of revenue and expenditure for 2013 - Section I - Parliament (debate)

28-03-2012 P7_CRE(2012)03-28(22)

Explanations of vote

16-02-2012 P7_CRE(2012)02-16(9)

A7-0225/2011 - REPORT on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on Deposit Guarantee Schemes (recast)

Explanations of vote

16-02-2012 P7_CRE(2012)02-16(9)

B7-0047/2012 - Motion for a resolution on the agreement between the EU and Morocco concerning reciprocal liberalisation measures on agricultural products and fishery products (2012/2522(RSP))

B7-0048/2012 - Motion for a resolution on the agreement between the EU and Morocco concerning reciprocal liberalisation measures on agricultural products and fishery products (2012/2522(RSP))

B7-0049/2012 - Motion for a resolution on the agreement between the EU and Morocco concerning reciprocal liberalisation measures on agricultural products and fishery products (2012/2522(RSP))

B7-0051/2012 - Motion for a resolution on the agreement between the EU and Morocco concerning reciprocal liberalisation measures on agricultural products and fishery products (2012/2522(RSP))

B7-0054/2012 - Motion for a resolution on the Agreement between the European Union and the Kingdom of Morocco concerning reciprocal liberalisation measures on agricultural products, processed agricultural products, fish and fishery products (2012/2522(RSP))

B7-0055/2012 - Motion for a resolution on the agreement between the EU and Morocco concerning reciprocal liberalisation measures on agricultural products and fishery products (2012/2522(RSP))

Explanations of vote

15-02-2012 P7_CRE(2012)02-15(9)

A7-0011/2012 - REPORT on the proposal for a Council decision on guidelines for the employment policies of the Member States

Explanations of vote

15-02-2012 P7_CRE(2012)02-15(9)

A7-0021/2012 - REPORT on employment and social aspects in the Annual Growth Survey 2012

Explanations of vote

15-02-2012 P7_CRE(2012)02-15(9)

A7-0018/2012 - REPORT on the contribution to the Annual Growth Survey 2012

Guidelines for the 2013 budget - sections other than the Commission (debate)

15-02-2012 P7_CRE(2012)02-15(15)

Feasibility of introducing stability bonds (debate)

14-02-2012 P7_CRE(2012)02-14(14)

Explanations of vote

02-02-2012 P7_CRE(2012)02-02(16)

A7-0008/2012 - REPORT with recommendations to the Commission on a 14th company law directive on the cross-border transfer of company seats

Explanations of vote

02-02-2012 P7_CRE(2012)02-02(16)

B7-0044/2012 - Motion for a resolution on the European Council of 30 January 2012

Reports - as rapporteur

1

REPORT Report on the funding and functioning of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund

BUDG
26-07-2010 A7-0236/2010

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

5

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

1

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing "ERASMUS FOR ALL" The Union Programme for Education, Training, Youth and Sport

BUDG
20-09-2012 BUDG_AD(2012)491064

Motions for resolutions

37

Joint motion for a resolution on Palestine: raids by Israeli forces on Palestinian TV stations

14-03-2012 RC-B7-0160/2012

Motion for a resolution on Palestine - the raids of the Israeli forces on Palestinian TV stations

12-03-2012 B7-0167/2012

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

Motion for a resolution on detention conditions in the EU (2011/2897(RSP))

07-12-2011 B7-0687/2011

Motion for a resolution on Egypt - notably the case of blogger Alaa Abdel-Fatah

14-11-2011 B7-0600/2011

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

Motion for a resolution on Iran, recent cases of human rights violations

14-11-2011 B7-0596/2011

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

Joint motion for a resolution on the situation in Palestine

28-09-2011 RC-B7-0525/2011

Motion for a resolution on the situation in Palestine

27-09-2011 B7-0529/2011

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on the application of the principles of subsidiarity and diversity in defining the particular missions assigned to social housing by the Member States

10-11-2010 P7_DCL(2010)0085 Lapsed

Details

Françoise CASTEX , Jean-Luc BENNAHMIAS , Frank ENGEL , Miguel PORTAS , Heide RÜHLE

Date opened : 10-11-2010
Lapse date : 17-02-2011
Number of signatories : 164 - 17-02-2011

Parliamentary questions

39

Treaty on Stability, Coordination and Governance in the Economic and Monetary Union

20-03-2012 E-003021/2012 Commission

Treaty on Stability, Coordination and Governance in the Economic and Monetary Union

20-03-2012 P-002996/2012 Council

Call for gender-balanced representation on the ECB Executive Board

23-02-2012 O-000044/2012 Commission

Call for gender-balanced representation on the ECB Executive Board

23-02-2012 O-000043/2012 Council

Financial fund that bets on the death of people with life insurance.

09-02-2012 E-001544/2012 Commission

Restructuring of Greek debt held by the ECB

09-02-2012 E-001543/2012 Commission

Restructuring of Greek debt held by the ECB

09-02-2012 E-001542/2012 Council

Conditions for the granting of the second loan to Greece

08-02-2012 E-001500/2012 Commission

Extra-territorial impact of third country legislation and EU data protection laws

05-12-2011 O-000318/2011 Commission

Euronews Portuguese-language broadcasts

30-11-2011 E-011559/2011 Commission

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

41

The Barcelona Process: Union for the Mediterranean (debate)

18-02-2009 P6_CRE(2009)02-18(20)

Situation in the Middle East/Gaza Strip (debate)

14-01-2009 P6_CRE(2009)01-14(8)

Cultural industries in Europe (debate)

09-04-2008 P6_CRE(2008)04-09(25)

Preparation of the European Council (Brussels, 13-14 December 2007) (debate)

12-12-2007 P6_CRE(2007)12-12(2)

Second EU/Africa Summit (Lisbon, 8 and 9 December 2007) (debate)

11-12-2007 P6_CRE(2007)12-11(16)

Preparation of the informal summit of heads of state and government (Lisbon, 18/19 October 2007)

10-10-2007 P6_CRE(2007)10-10(16)

Towards a common European foreign policy on energy (debate)

25-09-2007 P6_CRE(2007)09-25(15)

Fight against terrorism (debate)

05-09-2007 P6_CRE(2007)09-05(2)

Reports - as rapporteur

1

Opinions - as rapporteur

3

OPINION on the Horn of Africa: an EU regional political partnership for peace, security and development

AFET
01-03-2007 AFET_AD(2007)382591

OPINION Proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council Creating the "YOUTH IN ACTION" programme for the period 2007-2013

AFET
01-09-2005 AFET_AD(2005)357642

OPINION CULT Opinion on Protection of minorities and anti-discrimination policies in an enlarged Europe

CULT
21-04-2005 CULT_AD(2005)355464

Motions for resolutions

38

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on humanitarian aid to the Gaza Strip

11-02-2009 B6-0100/2009

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Guantánamo

28-01-2009 B6-0070/2009

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation in the Middle East/Gaza Strip

12-01-2009 B6-0057/2009

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails

02-07-2008 B6-0343/2008

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Economic Partnership Agreements

05-12-2007 B6-0498/2007

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Economic Partnership Agreements

21-11-2007 B6-0489/2007

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the current crisis in the World Bank

23-05-2007 RC-B6-0209/2007

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on human rights in Sudan

23-05-2007 RC-B6-0208/2007

  PROPOSITION DE RÉSOLUTION sur Paul Wolfowitz

22-05-2007 B6-0209/2007

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

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on export refunds for live cattle to third countries

11-04-2005 P6_DCL(2005)0020 Adopted

Details

Neil PARISH , Paulo CASACA , Marios MATSAKIS , Caroline LUCAS , Miguel PORTAS

Date opened : 11-04-2005
Lapse date : 11-07-2005
Adopted (date) : 07-07-2005
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P6_TA(2005)0307
Number of signatories : 373 - 11-07-2005

Parliamentary questions

13

Alleged use of European countries by the CIA for the transport and illegal detention of prisoners

03-12-2008 O-0132/2008 Commission

Resettlement of Guantánamo refugees

20-11-2008 O-0130/2008 Council

Integration into the Lisnave company (Portugal) of workers from GESTNAVE, ERECTA, AXI and EPA

27-09-2007 E-4888/2007 Commission

Licensing of air carriers

12-12-2006 E-5658/2006 Commission

Condemnation of the Franco regime on the 70th anniversary of Franco's coup d'état

06-06-2006 O-0059/2006 Commission

Condemnation of the Franco regime on the 70th anniversary of Franco's coup d'état

06-06-2006 O-0058/2006 Council

WTO negotiations and the WTO General Council of 19 and 20 October

14-10-2005 O-0096/2005 Commission

Legislative framework for the education of the children of migrant workers

05-07-2005 E-2595/2005 Commission

Microcredit programmes in third countries

04-07-2005 E-2552/2005 Commission

Subsidies granted to the Yazaki Group

20-04-2005 O-0060/2005 Commission

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

Declaration of financial interests