Roberts ZĪLE
  • Roberts
    ZĪLE
  • European Conservatives and Reformists Group
  • Vice-Chair
  • Latvia Nacionālā apvienība "Visu Latvijai!"-"Tēvzemei un Brīvībai/LNNK"
  • Date of birth: 20 June 1958, Rīga

Political groups

  • 20.07.2004 / 13.11.2004 : Union for Europe of the Nations Group - Member
  • 14.11.2004 / 16.05.2006 : Union for Europe of the Nations Group - Vice-Chair
  • 17.05.2006 / 19.07.2007 : Union for Europe of the Nations Group - Vice-Chair
  • 20.07.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Union for Europe of the Nations Group - Vice-Chair
  • 14.07.2009 / 15.07.2009 : European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Member
  • 16.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Member of the Bureau
  • 01.07.2014 / 12.12.2016 : European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Member of the Bureau
  • 13.12.2016 / 04.07.2017 : European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Vice-Chair
  • 05.07.2017 / 24.10.2017 : European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Vice-Chair
  • 25.10.2017 ... : European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Vice-Chair

National parties

  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Tēvzemei un Brīvībai/LNNK (Latvia)
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Tēvzemei un Brīvībai/LNNK (Latvia)
  • 01.07.2014 ... : Nacionālā apvienība "Visu Latvijai!"-"Tēvzemei un Brīvībai/LNNK" (Latvia)

Vice-Chair

  • 22.03.2018 ... : Special committee on financial crimes, tax evasion and tax avoidance

Member

  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China
  • 08.10.2009 / 31.07.2011 : Special Committee on the Financial, Economic and Social Crisis
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 01.07.2014 / 18.01.2017 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 14.07.2014 / 09.05.2016 : Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China
  • 10.05.2016 ... : Delegation for relations with Japan
  • 24.06.2016 / 13.12.2017 : 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 Transport and Tourism
  • 14.03.2018 / 21.03.2018 : Special committee on financial crimes, tax evasion and tax avoidance

Substitute

  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 15.09.2004 / 22.09.2004 : Delegation for relations with the countries of South Asia and the South Asia Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with Australia and New Zealand
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 14.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with Australia and New Zealand
  • 21.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation to the EU-Chile Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 19.01.2012 / 06.03.2012 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 25.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 01.07.2014 / 18.01.2017 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 14.07.2014 ... : Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly
  • 14.07.2014 / 07.04.2016 : Delegation to the EU-Chile Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 20.04.2016 ... : Delegation for relations with Mercosur
  • 19.01.2017 ... : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 7th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

67

EU citizenship for sale (debate)

15-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-15(17)

Social protection for all, including self-employed workers (A7-0459/2013 - Vilija Blinkevičiūtė)

14-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-14(6.14)

Credit agreements relating to residential property (A7-0202/2012 - Antolín Sánchez Presedo)

10-12-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)12-10(10.23)

Multiannual financial framework 2014-2020 (A7-0389/2013 - Jean-Luc Dehaene, Ivailo Kalfin)

19-11-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)11-19(9.1)

Reports - as rapporteur

1

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

22

REPORT on promoting a European transport-technology strategy for Europe’s future sustainable mobility

TRAN
07-08-2013 A7-0241/2013

REPORT on the proposal for a Council decision on the adoption by Latvia of the euro on 1 January 2014

ECON
25-06-2013 A7-0237/2013

Opinions - as rapporteur

2

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on recreational craft and personal watercraft

TRAN
24-04-2012 TRAN_AD(2012)483496

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the approval and market surveillance of two- or three-wheel vehicles and quadricycles

TRAN
27-05-2011 TRAN_AD(2011)458815

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

29

OPINION on the 2012 discharge: SESAR Joint Undertaking to develop the new generation European air traffic management system

TRAN
21-02-2014 TRAN_AD(2014)526097

OPINION on the discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) for the financial year 2012

TRAN
20-02-2014 TRAN_AD(2014)526098

OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the European Railway Agency for the financial year 2012

TRAN
20-02-2014 TRAN_AD(2014)526096

OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the European Aviation Safety Agency for the financial year 2012

TRAN
20-02-2014 TRAN_AD(2014)526092

OPINION on regional quality branding: towards best practice in rural economies

TRAN
11-11-2013 TRAN_AD(2013)516979

OPINION on an integrated parcel delivery market for the growth of e-commerce in the EU

TRAN
06-11-2013 TRAN_AD(2013)514642

OPINION on follow-up on the delegation of legislative powers and the control by Member States of the Commission’s exercise of implementing powers

TRAN
06-09-2013 TRAN_AD(2013)513025

OPINION on the General budget of the European Union for the financial year 2014 - all sections

ECON
05-09-2013 ECON_AD(2013)513316

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 98/70/EC relating to the quality of petrol and diesel fuels and amending Directive 2009/28/EC on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources

TRAN
20-06-2013 TRAN_AD(2013)506337

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on fluorinated greenhouse gases

TRAN
31-05-2013 TRAN_AD(2013)504125

Motions for resolutions

40

Joint motion for a resolution on the invasion of Ukraine by Russia

12-03-2014 RC-B7-0263/2014

Joint motion for a resolution on EU citizenship for sale

14-01-2014 RC-B7-0015/2014

Motion for a resolution on EU citizenship for sale

13-01-2014 B7-0030/2014

Joint motion for a resolution on organ harvesting in China

11-12-2013 RC-B7-0562/2013

Motion for a resolution on organ harvesting in the People's Republic of China

09-12-2013 B7-0583/2013

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

Joint motion for a resolution on the political use of justice in Russia

12-09-2012 RC-B7-0427/2012

Motion for a resolution on the political use of justice in Russia

10-09-2012 B7-0436/2012

Written declarations

2

Written declaration on the proclamation of the European Day of Mayors

16-01-2014 P7_DCL(2014)0006 Lapsed

Details

Oldřich VLASÁK , Vladimír MAŇKA , Jan OLBRYCHT , Lambert van NISTELROOIJ , Marie-Thérèse SANCHEZ-SCHMID , Peter SIMON , Sir Graham WATSON , Manfred WEBER , Peter ŠŤASTNÝ , Anna ZÁBORSKÁ , Roberts ZĪLE

Date opened : 16-01-2014
Lapse date : 16-04-2014
Number of signatories : 39 - 17-04-2014

Written declaration on protection of people with autism from bullying

09-12-2013 P7_DCL(2013)0024 Lapsed

Details

Phil BENNION , Catherine BEARDER , Nessa CHILDERS , Nathalie GRIESBECK , Fiona HALL , Marian HARKIN , Danuta JAZŁOWIECKA , Jörg LEICHTFRIED , Bill NEWTON DUNN , Thomas MANN , Phil PRENDERGAST , Rebecca TAYLOR , Roberts ZĪLE , Angelika WERTHMANN

Date opened : 09-12-2013
Lapse date : 09-03-2014
Number of signatories : 156 - 09-03-2014

Parliamentary questions

2

Security scanners

21-09-2011 O-000211/2011 Commission

Volcanic ash crises

02-03-2011 O-000051/2011 Commission

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

46

Conclusions of the G20 Summit (debate)

23-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-23(13)

European conscience and totalitarianism (debate)

25-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-25(10)

Voting rights for non-citizens of Latvia in local elections (debate)

03-02-2009 P6_CRE(2009)02-03(15)

Promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources (debate)

16-12-2008 P6_CRE(2008)12-16(10)

Airport charges

22-10-2008 P6_CRE(2008)10-22(15)

Reports - as rapporteur

2

Opinions - as rapporteur

1

OPINION Draft general budget of the European Union for the financial year 2008 Section III - Commission

TRAN
12-09-2007 TRAN_AD(2007)390537

Motions for resolutions

38

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the London G20 Summit of 2 April 2009

21-04-2009 RC-B6-0185/2009

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on European conscience and totalitarianism

30-03-2009 RC-B6-0165/2009

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the international treaty for the protection of the Arctic

30-03-2009 RC-B6-0163/2009

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the international treaty for the protection of the Arctic

26-03-2009 B6-0176/2009

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on European conscience and totalitarianism

26-03-2009 B6-0170/2009

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on placecountry-regionRussia, attacks on human rights defenders, and the trial

16-12-2008 B6-0646/2008

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

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on getting a grip on energy prices

17-09-2008 B6-0445/2008

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the EU-Russia Summit

15-05-2008 B6-0235/2008

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the New Flame shipwreck and its consequences on Algeciras Bay

22-04-2008 RC-B6-0180/2008

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on promoting multilinguilism

04-09-2006 P6_DCL(2006)0058 Lapsed

Details

Luís QUEIRÓ , Jacek SARYUSZ-WOLSKI , Vasco GRAÇA MOURA , Roberts ZĪLE , Ewa HEDKVIST PETERSEN

Date opened : 04-09-2006
Lapse date : 04-12-2006
Number of signatories : 77 - 04-12-2006

Parliamentary questions

3

Implementation of the cross-compliance system in the new Member States

18-07-2007 O-0047/2007 Commission

Aid for farmers affected by frost damage

11-05-2007 O-0026/2007 Commission

Guidelines on the posting of workers presented by Commissioner Spidla

21-06-2006 O-0066/2006 Commission

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

Declaration of financial interests

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