Maria MATSOUKA : 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 : Panellinio Socialistiko Kinima (Greece)

Vice-Chair 

  • 23-07-2004 / 14-01-2007 : Committee on Petitions
  • 15-01-2007 / 30-01-2007 : Committee on Petitions
  • 01-02-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Committee on Petitions

Member 

  • 21-07-2004 / 22-07-2004 : Committee on Petitions
  • 21-07-2004 / 14-01-2007 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 15-09-2004 / 24-10-2007 : Delegation to the EU-Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 15-01-2007 / 30-01-2007 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 31-01-2007 / 31-01-2007 : Committee on Petitions
  • 31-01-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 25-10-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Delegation to the EU-Armenia, EU-Azerbaijan and EU-Georgia Parliamentary Cooperation Committees
  • 25-10-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly

Substitute 

  • 21-07-2004 / 14-01-2007 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 15-09-2004 / 13-03-2007 : Delegation for relations with Mercosur
  • 15-01-2007 / 30-01-2007 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 31-01-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 14-03-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Delegation for relations with Mercosur

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

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

OPINION Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions: Mobility, an instrument for more and better jobs: The European Job Mobility Action Plan (2007-2010)  
- PETI_AD(2008)409581 -  
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PETI 
OPINION Draft Opinion on the Statut of the European Ombusdman  
- PETI_AD(2008)392367 -  
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PETI 
OPINION Implementing the Community Lisbon Programme: more research and Innovation - investing for growth and employment  
- EMPL_AD(2006)370143 -  
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EMPL 

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 need to confront job insecurity, poverty and unemployment among young workers  
- P6_DCL(2009)0052 - Lapsed  
Maria MATSOUKA , Pier Antonio PANZERI , Stephen HUGHES , Dimitrios PAPADIMOULIS , Elisabeth SCHROEDTER  
Date opened : 21-04-2009
Lapse date : 07-05-2009
Number of signatories : 58 - 08-05-2009
Written declaration on respect for the rights of 'relocated' workers in Europe  
- P6_DCL(2008)0045 - Lapsed  
Yannick VAUGRENARD , Maria MATSOUKA , Bernard POIGNANT , Alejandro CERCAS , Harlem DÉSIR  
Date opened : 07-05-2008
Lapse date : 09-09-2008
Number of signatories : 104 - 10-09-2008

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.