Sajjad KARIM
  • Sajjad
    KARIM
  • European Conservatives and Reformists Group
  • Member
  • United Kingdom Conservative Party
  • Date of birth: 11 July 1970, Lancashire

Political groups

  • 20.07.2004 / 11.12.2007 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member
  • 12.12.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats - Member
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Member
  • 01.07.2014 ... : European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Member

National parties

  • 20.07.2004 / 09.01.2008 : Liberal Democrat Party (United Kingdom)
  • 10.01.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Conservative and Unionist Party (United Kingdom)
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Conservative Party (United Kingdom)
  • 01.07.2014 ... : Conservative Party (United Kingdom)

Chair

  • 16.10.2014 ... : Delegation to the EU-Armenia and EU-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees and the EU-Georgia Parliamentary Association Committee

Member

  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on International Trade
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with the Gulf States, including Yemen
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on International Trade
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • 31.01.2007 / 16.01.2008 : Committee on International Trade
  • 14.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with the Gulf States, including Yemen
  • 17.01.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 16.07.2009 / 07.06.2011 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with the Mashreq countries
  • 08.06.2011 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 01.07.2014 / 18.01.2017 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 14.07.2014 / 15.10.2014 : Delegation to the EU-Armenia and EU-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees and the EU-Georgia Parliamentary Association Committee
  • 14.07.2014 ... : Delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly
  • 16.10.2014 ... : Conference of Delegation Chairs
  • 19.01.2017 ... : Committee on Legal Affairs

Substitute

  • 22.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Regional Development
  • 30.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with the countries of South Asia and the South Asia Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)
  • 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 Regional Development
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 17.01.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on International Trade
  • 17.01.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 21.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 16.09.2009 / 27.03.2011 : Delegation for relations with Canada
  • 10.11.2009 / 07.06.2011 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 08.06.2011 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 01.07.2014 / 18.01.2017 : Committee on International Trade
  • 24.06.2016 ... : Committee of Inquiry to investigate alleged contraventions and maladministration in the application of Union law in relation to money laundering, tax avoidance and tax evasion
  • 19.01.2017 ... : Committee on International Trade

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 7th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

64

Generalised tariff preferences (GSP +) (debate)

11-12-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)12-11(15)

Generalised tariff preferences (GSP +) (debate) (2)

11-12-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)12-11(15)

Human rights in the world 2012 and EU policy on the matter (debate)

10-12-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)12-10(19)

Draft general budget of the European Union for the financial year 2014 - all sections (debate)

22-10-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)10-22(5)

Reports - as rapporteur

16

REPORT on better legislation, subsidiarity and proportionality and smart regulation

JURI
28-06-2011 A7-0251/2011

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

32

Opinions - as rapporteur

4

OPINION on online gambling in the internal market

JURI
13-07-2011 JURI_AD(2011)467022

OPINION on completing the internal market for e-commerce

JURI
02-06-2010 JURI_AD(2010)441006

OPINION Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council Amending Directives 1998/26/EC, 2002/87/EC, 2003/6/EC, 2003/41/EC, 2003/71/EC, 2004/39/EC, 2004/109/EC, 2005/60/EC, 2006/48/EC, 2006/49/EC, and 2009/65/EC in respect of the powers of the European Banking Authority, the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority and the European Securities and Markets Authority

JURI
30-04-2010 JURI_AD(2010)438379

OPINION Proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the placing on the market and use of biocidal products

ITRE
22-04-2010 ITRE_AD(2010)430878

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

34

OPINION on the evaluation of justice in relation to criminal justice and the rule of law

JURI
11-02-2014 JURI_AD(2014)528063

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on payment services in the internal market and amending Directives 2002/65/EC, 2013/36/EU and 2009/110/EC and repealing Directive 2007/64/EC

JURI
18-12-2013 JURI_AD(2013)523013

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on consumer product safety and repealing Council Directive 87/357/EEC and Directive 2001/95/EC

ITRE
02-10-2013 ITRE_AD(2013)514880

OPINION on the Follow-up of the Delegation of Legislative Powers and the Control by Member States of the Commission’s Exercise of Implementing Powers

ITRE
24-09-2013 ITRE_AD(2013)510865

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions of the Member States concerning the manufacture, presentation and sale of tobacco and related products

JURI
20-06-2013 JURI_AD(2013)510591

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on clinical trials on medicinal products for human use, and repealing Directive 2001/20/EC

ITRE
21-03-2013 ITRE_AD(2013)504167

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for the recovery and resolution of credit institutions and investment firms and amending Council Directives 77/91/EEC and 82/891/EC, Directives 2001/24/EC, 2002/47/EC, 2004/25/EC, 2005/56/EC, 2007/36/EC and 2011/35/EC and Regulation (EU) No 1093/2010

JURI
25-02-2013 JURI_AD(2013)502043

OPINION on corporate social responsibility: promoting society’s interests and a route to sustainable and inclusive recovery

JURI
18-12-2012 JURI_AD(2012)500421

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2006/43/EC on statutory audits of annual accounts and consolidated accounts

ITRE
04-12-2012 ITRE_AD(2012)496381

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on specific requirements regarding statutory audit of public-interest entities

ITRE
03-12-2012 ITRE_AD(2012)496380

Motions for resolutions

23

Joint motion for a resolution on Syria: situation in certain vulnerable communities

16-04-2014 RC-B7-0387/2014

Motion for a resolution on the use of armed drones

24-02-2014 B7-0205/2014

Joint motion for a resolution on the situation in Egypt

11-09-2013 RC-B7-0411/2013

Motion for a resolution on the crisis in Egypt

10-09-2013 B7-0411/2013

Joint motion for a resolution on the crisis in Egypt

03-07-2013 RC-B7-0362/2013

Motion for a resolution on the situation in Egypt

02-07-2013 B7-0365/2013

Motion for a resolution on the situatuion of civil society in Egypt

01-07-2013 B7-0357/2013

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

Joint motion for a resolution on the situation of Rohingya Muslims

12-06-2013 RC-B7-0295/2013

Motion for a resolution on the situation in Turkey

11-06-2013 B7-0308/2013

Motion for a resolution on the situation of Rohingya Muslims

10-06-2013 B7-0295/2013

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

Parliamentary questions

41

Eradication of polio

26-03-2014 O-000052/2014 Commission

Portuguese coastal property law

24-09-2013 E-010826/2013 Commission

VP/HR - Killing of four protestors by Indian security forces in Kashmir

22-07-2013 E-008942/2013 Commission

VP/HR - Violence against minority Muslim populations in Burma/Myanmar

19-04-2013 E-004441/2013 Commission

WIPO treaty on copyright exceptions for the visually impaired

18-04-2013 O-000045/2013 Commission

WIPO treaty on copyright exceptions for the visually impaired

18-04-2013 O-000044/2013 Council

Legacy additives in recyclates under REACH

25-02-2013 E-002047/2013 Commission

Dutch diving regulations - recognition of professional qualifications

07-01-2013 E-000047/2013 Commission

Matriculation tax in Spain

04-12-2012 E-011079/2012 Commission

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

50

Consular protection of citizens of the European Union in third countries (debate)

04-02-2009 P6_CRE(2009)02-04(13)

Situation in the Middle East/Gaza Strip (debate)

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

Preparation of the EU-India Summit (Marseille, 29/09/08) (debate)

24-09-2008 P6_CRE(2008)09-24(5)

Question Time (Council)

20-02-2008 P6_CRE(2008)02-20(11)

Situation in Pakistan following the assassination of Benazir Bhutto (debate)

16-01-2008 P6_CRE(2008)01-16(10)

Situation in Pakistan (debate)

14-11-2007 P6_CRE(2007)11-14(8)

Situation in Pakistan (debate)

11-07-2007 P6_CRE(2007)07-11(15)

Framework decision on combating racism and xenophobia (debate)

20-06-2007 P6_CRE(2007)06-20(18)

Kashmir: present situation and future prospects (debate)

24-05-2007 P6_CRE(2007)05-24(4)

Kashmir: present situation and future prospects (vote)

24-05-2007 P6_CRE(2007)05-24(9.3)

Reports - as rapporteur

2

REPORT Report on an EU-India Free Trade Agreement

INTA
12-03-2009 A6-0131/2009

REPORT Report on the EU's economic and trade relations with India

INTA
20-07-2006 A6-0256/2006

Opinions - as rapporteur

4

OPINION Mid-term Review of the Sixth Community Environment Action Programme

INTA
19-12-2007 INTA_AD(2007)394036

OPINION Conventional energy sources and energy technology

INTA
07-06-2007 INTA_AD(2007)386708

OPINION Roadmap for renewable energy in Europe

INTA
05-06-2007 INTA_AD(2007)386707

OPINION Opinion of the Committee on International Trade for the Committee on Development on the exploitation of children in developing countries, with a special focus on child labour

INTA
23-05-2005 INTA_AD(2005)353517

Motions for resolutions

19

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the preparation of the EU-India Summit (Marseille, 29 September 2008)

23-09-2008 RC-B6-0426/2008

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the preparation of the EU-India Summit (Marseille, 29 September 2008)

17-09-2008 B6-0426/2008

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Kashmir

09-07-2008 RC-B6-0349/2008

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on allegations of mass graves in Indian-administered Kashmir

08-07-2008 B6-0367/2008

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

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Pakistan

14-11-2007 RC-B6-0472/2007

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation in Pakistan

13-11-2007 B6-0478/2007

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Pakistan

11-07-2007 RC-B6-0279/2007

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Pakistan

09-07-2007 B6-0279/2007

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Burma

19-06-2007 B6-0253/2007

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

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on primates in scientific experiments

25-09-2006 P6_DCL(2006)0064 Lapsed

Details

Robert EVANS , Paulo CASACA , David MARTIN , Sajjad KARIM , Carl SCHLYTER

Date opened : 25-09-2006
Lapse date : 18-01-2007
Number of signatories : 88 - 19-01-2007

Parliamentary questions

298

Torture video

07-05-2009 E-3632/2009 Commission

Human rights in Sri Lanka

25-03-2009 P-2269/2009 Commission

Negative impact of the EID Regulation

24-02-2009 H-0112/2009 Commission

Israel and Palestine

24-02-2009 H-0111/2009 Council

Free the Senegal Nine

26-01-2009 E-0572/2009 Commission

Cross-border video-conferencing

20-01-2009 H-0026/2009 Commission

European Blue Card Directive

20-01-2009 H-0025/2009 Council

EU-Israel Association Agreement

15-01-2009 E-0238/2009 Council

Sectarian violence in Orissa - India

12-01-2009 E-0138/2009 Commission

REACH and Indian companies

01-12-2008 E-6594/2008 Commission

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

Declaration of financial interests

Declarations of participation by Members in events organised by third parties

Contacts

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