Alyn SMITH
  • Alyn
    SMITH
  • Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance
  • Member
  • United Kingdom Scottish National Party
  • Date of birth: 15 September 1973, Glasgow

Political groups

  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Member
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Member
  • 01.07.2014 ... : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Member

National parties

  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Scottish National Party (United Kingdom)
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Scottish National Party (United Kingdom)
  • 01.07.2014 ... : Scottish National Party (United Kingdom)

Member

  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Regional Development
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland, Iceland and Norway and to the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Regional Development
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with the Arab Peninsula
  • 08.10.2009 / 31.07.2011 : Special Committee on the Financial, Economic and Social Crisis
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
  • 01.07.2014 / 18.01.2017 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 14.07.2014 ... : Delegation for relations with the Arab Peninsula
  • 14.07.2014 ... : Delegation for relations with Iraq
  • 19.01.2017 ... : Committee on Foreign Affairs

Substitute

  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 14.10.2004 / 08.06.2005 : Temporary committee on policy challenges and budgetary means of the enlarged Union 2007-2013
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Culture and Education
  • 16.09.2009 / 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
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 01.07.2014 / 18.01.2017 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
  • 19.01.2017 / 19.01.2017 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
  • 20.01.2017 / 02.03.2017 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 03.03.2017 / 12.11.2017 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
  • 13.11.2017 / 22.05.2018 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 7th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

29

Educational and occupational mobility of women (A7-0164/2013 - Licia Ronzulli)

11-06-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)06-11(13.13)

Fight against tax fraud, tax evasion and tax havens (A7-0162/2013 - Mojca Kleva Kekuš)

22-05-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)05-22(8.1)

Protection of animals during transport (debate)

11-12-2012 P7_CRE-REV(2012)12-11(15)

Explanations of vote

13-09-2012 P7_CRE(2012)09-13(12)

A7-0266/2011 - REPORT on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on agricultural product quality schemes

Agricultural product quality schemes (debate)

12-09-2012 P7_CRE(2012)09-12(16)

Agricultural product quality schemes (debate) (2)

12-09-2012 P7_CRE(2012)09-12(16)

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

3

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

2

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No 1760/2000 as regards electronic identification of bovine animals and deleting the provisions on voluntary beef labelling

AGRI
14-05-2012 AGRI_AD(2012)483716

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council Directive 64/432/EEC as regards computer databases which are part of the surveillance networks in the Member States

AGRI
26-04-2012 AGRI_AD(2012)483737

Motions for resolutions

12

Joint motion for a resolution on Bahrain

26-10-2011 RC-B7-0541/2011

Motion for a resolution on Bahrain

24-10-2011 B7-0541/2011

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

Motion for a resolution on rising food prices

09-02-2011 B7-0115/2011

Joint motion for a resolution on the situation in Western Sahara

24-11-2010 RC-B7-0675/2010

Joint motion for a resolution on the situation in Yemen

08-02-2010 RC-B7-0021/2010

Motion for a resolution on the situation in Yemen

13-01-2010 B7-0028/2010

Written declarations

3

Written declaration on the marketing of eggs from hens housed in outlawed cages

14-11-2011 P7_DCL(2011)0046 Lapsed

Details

Alyn SMITH , Bairbre de BRÚN , Esther de LANGE , Jörg LEICHTFRIED , Marit PAULSEN

Date opened : 14-11-2011
Lapse date : 16-02-2012
Number of signatories : 115 - 13-03-2012

Written declaration on the establishment of the Pact of Islands as an official European initiative

12-09-2011 P7_DCL(2011)0037 Adopted

Details

Spyros DANELLIS , Maria Da Graça CARVALHO , Kyriakos MAVRONIKOLAS , Alyn SMITH , Giommaria UGGIAS

Date opened : 12-09-2011
Lapse date : 19-01-2012
Adopted (date) : 19-01-2012
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P7_TA(2012)0016
Number of signatories : 388 - 19-01-2012

Written declaration on a regulation to limit the industrially produced trans-fatty acid content of food products

19-04-2010 P7_DCL(2010)0030 Lapsed

Details

Alyn SMITH , Åsa WESTLUND , Frieda BREPOELS , Jim HIGGINS , Marit PAULSEN

Date opened : 19-04-2010
Lapse date : 09-09-2010
Number of signatories : 228 - 09-09-2010

Parliamentary questions

91

Drivers' hours

18-03-2014 E-003199/2014 Commission

VP/HR - Darfur peace process

10-03-2014 E-002801/2014 Commission

The use of depleted uranium for military purposes

27-02-2014 O-000045/2014 Commission

Death Abroad - You're Not Alone

17-02-2014 E-001742/2014 Commission

Krishna Maharaj

10-02-2014 E-001297/2014 Commission

Angora wool from China

19-12-2013 E-014377/2013 Commission

EU assistance for clearing contaminated land

01-10-2013 E-011164/2013 Commission

Ortolans in France

30-09-2013 E-011123/2013 Commission

Price controls on fuel supplies

26-09-2013 E-011009/2013 Commission

Turtle doves

17-09-2013 E-010613/2013 Commission

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

159

Protection of animals at the time of killing (debate)

05-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-05(15)

The placing on the market and use of feed for animals (debate)

05-02-2009 P6_CRE(2009)02-05(3)

Situation in the bee keeping sector (debate)

19-11-2008 P6_CRE(2008)11-19(20)

School Fresh Fruit Scheme (amendment of Single CMO Regulation) (debate)

18-11-2008 P6_CRE(2008)11-18(5)

Future of the sheep/lamb and goat sector in Europe (debate)

18-06-2008 P6_CRE(2008)06-18(18)

Animal health strategy 2007-2013 (debate)

21-05-2008 P6_CRE(2008)05-21(18)

CAP ‘Health Check’ (debate)

11-03-2008 P6_CRE(2008)03-11(17)

Opinions - as rapporteur

2

OPINION Proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down health rules as regards animal by-products not intended for human consumption (Animal by-products Regulation)

AGRI
22-01-2009 AGRI_AD(2009)414308

OPINION Proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the seventh framework programme of the European Community for research, technological development and demonstration activities (2007 to 2013)

REGI
31-01-2006 REGI_AD(2006)364956

Motions for resolutions

17

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the tragic situation in Burma

20-05-2008 RC-B6-0244/2008

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on rising food prices in the EU and developing countries

14-05-2008 B6-0221/2008

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation in Egypt

16-01-2008 RC-B6-0023/2008

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Human Rights situation in Egypt

15-01-2008 B6-0023/2008

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

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on women's rights in Saudi Arabia

12-12-2007 RC-B6-0526/2007

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the rise in foodstuff prices

22-10-2007 B6-0405/2007

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Burma (Myanmar)

25-09-2007 B6-0372/2007

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on refugees from Iraq

14-02-2007 RC-B6-0052/2007

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the humanitarian situation of refugees from Iraq

13-02-2007 B6-0056/2007

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

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation in the Gaza Strip

15-11-2006 RC-B6-0588/2006

Written declarations

6

Written declaration on the electronic identification system for sheep (EID)

01-09-2008 P6_DCL(2008)0068 Lapsed

Details

Alyn SMITH , Jill EVANS , Mairead McGUINNESS , James NICHOLSON , Neil PARISH

Date opened : 01-09-2008
Lapse date : 04-12-2008
Number of signatories : 81 - 05-12-2008

Written declaration on the importation of Brazilian beef into the EU

03-09-2007 P6_DCL(2007)0071 Lapsed

Details

Alyn SMITH , Jill EVANS , Mairead McGUINNESS , James NICHOLSON , Neil PARISH

Date opened : 03-09-2007
Lapse date : 03-12-2007
Number of signatories : 51 - 04-12-2007

Written declaration on conflict diamonds and the Kimberley Process

26-02-2007 P6_DCL(2007)0021 Lapsed

Details

Alyn SMITH , Karin RESETARITS , Luisa MORGANTINI , Marie-Arlette CARLOTTI , Anna ZÁBORSKÁ

Date opened : 26-02-2007
Lapse date : 29-05-2007
Number of signatories : 60 - 29-05-2007

Written declaration on trade justice

12-12-2005 P6_DCL(2005)0076 Lapsed

Details

Alyn SMITH

Date opened : 12-12-2005
Lapse date : 12-03-2006
Number of signatories : 22 - 12-03-2006

Written declaration on the rights of foreign-language assistants – 'lettori' – in Italian universities

12-09-2005 P6_DCL(2005)0046 Lapsed

Details

Elspeth ATTWOOLL , Ian HUDGHTON , David MARTIN , Alyn SMITH , Struan STEVENSON

Date opened : 12-09-2005
Lapse date : 12-12-2005
Number of signatories : 26 - 12-12-2005

Written declaration on making poverty history

31-05-2005 P6_DCL(2005)0033 Lapsed

Details

Alyn SMITH

Date opened : 31-05-2005
Lapse date : 31-08-2005
Number of signatories : 33 - 31-08-2005

Parliamentary questions

305

Undergrounding new power lines

27-04-2009 E-3364/2009 Commission

Number of horses being transported for slaughter

24-04-2009 E-3324/2009 Commission

External car lights

10-03-2009 E-1780/2009 Commission

Implementing EU environmental waste legislation

04-03-2009 E-1615/2009 Commission

Designation of sheep spinal cord as specified risk material

26-02-2009 E-1506/2009 Commission

Regulation of pig castration in the European Union

18-02-2009 E-1279/2009 Commission

Use of single-engined turbine aircraft

18-02-2009 E-1273/2009 Commission

Use of single-engined turbine aircraft

18-02-2009 E-1272/2009 Commission

Use of single-engined turbine aircraft

18-02-2009 E-1271/2009 Commission

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

Declaration of financial interests

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