Bairbre de BRÚN : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 14-07-2009 / 02-05-2012 : Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left - Member of the Bureau

National parties 

  • 14-07-2009 / 02-05-2012 : Sinn Féin (United Kingdom)

Member 

  • 16-07-2009 / 17-01-2012 : Committee on Petitions
  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 16-09-2009 / 02-05-2012 : Delegation to the EU-Croatia Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 19-01-2012 / 02-05-2012 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

Substitute 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Regional Development
  • 16-09-2009 / 06-09-2010 : Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean
  • 16-09-2009 / 02-05-2012 : Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council
  • 18-01-2012 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Petitions
  • 19-01-2012 / 02-05-2012 : Committee on Regional Development
  • 19-01-2012 / 02-05-2012 : Committee on Petitions

Activities 

Contributions to plenary debates 
Speeches made during the plenary session and written declarations relating to plenary debates. Rules Rule 194 and 162(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 52a

Reports - as shadow rapporteur 
Political groups designate a shadow rapporteur for each report in the responsible committee to follow progress and negotiate compromise texts with the rapporteur. Rule 205a

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 53, Rule 54, Annex V

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur 
Political groups designate a shadow rapporteur for an opinion to follow progress and negotiate compromise texts with the rapporteur. Rule 205a

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down common provisions on the European Regional Development Fund, the European Social Fund, the Cohesion Fund, the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development and the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund covered by the Common Strategic Framework and laying down general provisions on the European Regional Development Fund, the European Social Fund and the Cohesion Fund and repealing Council Regulation (EC) No 1083/2006  
- ENVI_AD(2012)487721 -  
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ENVI 
OPINION International Trade Policy in the context of Climate Change imperatives  
- ENVI_AD(2010)445843 -  
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ENVI 
OPINION on a sustainable future for transport  
- REGI_AD(2010)430980 -  
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REGI 

Motions for resolutions 
Members can table an individual motion on issues falling within the EU’s sphere of activity. This motion is forwarded to the responsible committee for consideration.Rule 133

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 the marketing of eggs from hens housed in outlawed cages  
- P7_DCL(2011)0046 - Lapsed  
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

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests