Syed KAMALL
  • Syed
    KAMALL
  • European Conservatives and Reformists Group
  • Co-Chair
  • United Kingdom Conservative Party
  • Date of birth: 15 February 1967, London

Political groups

  • 12.05.2005 / 13.07.2009 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats - Member
  • 14.07.2009 / 18.11.2013 : European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Member
  • 19.11.2013 / 30.06.2014 : European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Member of the Bureau
  • 01.07.2014 / 04.07.2017 : European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Chair
  • 05.07.2017 ... : European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Co-Chair

National parties

  • 12.05.2005 / 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)

Vice-Chair

  • 20.07.2009 / 01.02.2011 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs

Member

  • 22.06.2005 / 26.10.2005 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 27.10.2005 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on International Trade
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on International Trade
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on International Trade
  • 18.02.2008 / 18.05.2008 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 16.07.2009 / 19.07.2009 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • 16.09.2009 / 01.02.2012 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 02.02.2011 / 07.06.2011 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 08.06.2011 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 01.07.2014 ... : Conference of Presidents
  • 01.07.2014 / 14.01.2015 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 14.07.2014 / 16.09.2014 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 20.10.2014 / 19.05.2015 : Delegation for relations with the Maghreb countries and the Arab Maghreb Union
  • 20.10.2014 / 19.05.2015 : Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean
  • 25.11.2014 / 27.01.2015 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 20.05.2015 / 01.10.2017 : Delegation for relations with Japan
  • 11.04.2016 / 09.05.2016 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 11.05.2016 / 13.12.2016 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 11.05.2016 / 18.01.2017 : Committee on Culture and Education
  • 18.01.2017 ... : Delegation to the Cariforum-EU Parliamentary Committee

Substitute

  • 13.06.2005 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with Canada
  • 13.06.2005 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 13.06.2005 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 31.01.2007 / 03.06.2008 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 14.03.2007 / 06.04.2008 : Delegation for relations with Canada
  • 07.04.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland, Iceland and Norway and to the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 19.05.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 04.06.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 21.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on International Trade
  • 21.07.2009 / 07.06.2011 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with the Maghreb countries and the Arab Maghreb Union
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean
  • 08.10.2009 / 31.07.2011 : Special Committee on the Financial, Economic and Social Crisis
  • 08.06.2011 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on International Trade
  • 09.05.2012 / 31.01.2013 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 01.07.2014 / 18.01.2017 : Committee on International Trade
  • 01.07.2014 / 18.01.2017 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 14.07.2014 / 10.05.2016 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 19.01.2017 ... : Committee on International Trade
  • 19.01.2017 ... : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 7th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

203

Union programme in the field of financial reporting and auditing 2014-2020 (debate)

12-03-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)03-12(16)

Freedom of movement for workers (debate)

11-03-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)03-11(20)

Criminal sanctions for insider dealing and market manipulation (A7-0344/2012 - Arlene McCarthy)

04-02-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)02-04(9.11)

Tachographs and social legislation relating to road transport (A7-0471/2013 - Silvia-Adriana Ţicău)

15-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-15(11.7)

Award of concession contracts (A7-0030/2013 - Philippe Juvin)

15-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-15(11.8)

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

16

REPORT on reforming the structure of the EU banking sector

ECON
24-06-2013 A7-0231/2013

REPORT on improving access to finance for SMEs

ECON
08-01-2013 A7-0001/2013

REPORT on Shadow Banking

ECON
25-10-2012 A7-0354/2012

Opinions - as rapporteur

3

OPINION on the Annual Report on EU Competition Policy

TRAN
24-01-2013 TRAN_AD(2013)497858

OPINION on the proposal for a Council regulation laying down the multiannual financial framework for the years 2014-2020

INTA
18-09-2012 INTA_AD(2012)492948

OPINION on the European Investment Bank (EIB) - Annual Report 2010

ECON
14-02-2012 ECON_AD(2012)475798

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

16

OPINION on the situation and future perspectives of the European fishing sector in the context of the Free Trade Agreement between the EU and Thailand

INTA
18-12-2013 INTA_AD(2013)521662

OPINION on the proposal for a Council decision on the conclusion of an Agreement between the European Union and the Swiss Confederation concerning cooperation on the application of their competition laws

INTA
17-12-2013 INTA_AD(2013)521671

OPINION on an Action Plan for a competitive and sustainable steel industry in Europe

INTA
28-11-2013 INTA_AD(2013)521775

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 on the Community trade mark

INTA
15-10-2013 INTA_AD(2013)514625

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council to approximate the laws of the Member States relating to trade marks (Recast)

INTA
15-10-2013 INTA_AD(2013)514611

OPINION on general budget of the European Union for the financial year 2014 – all sections

INTA
06-09-2013 INTA_AD(2013)514779

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on collective management of copyright and related rights and multi-territorial licensing of rights in musical works for online uses in the internal market

INTA
19-06-2013 INTA_AD(2013)508022

OPINION on 2014 Budget - Mandate for the Trilogue

INTA
29-05-2013 INTA_AD(2013)506365

OPINION on the recommendation to the Council, the Commission and the EEAS on the negotiations for an EU-Malaysia partnership and cooperation agreement

INTA
28-05-2013 INTA_AD(2013)510479

OPINION on an Agenda for Adequate, Safe and Sustainable Pensions

ECON
27-02-2013 ECON_AD(2013)500553

Motions for resolutions

8

Motion for a resolution on the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), mass rape in the South Kivu province

04-07-2011 B7-0442/2011

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

Motion for a resolution on the state of play in the EU-India Free Trade Agreement negotiations

04-05-2011 B7-0291/2011

Motion for a resolution on EU-Japan Trade relations

04-05-2011 B7-0287/2011

Motion for a resolution on the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA)

17-11-2010 B7-0618/2010

Joint motion for a resolution on the transparency and state of play of the ACTA negotiations

09-03-2010 RC-B7-0154/2010

Motion for a resolution on the transparency and state of play of the ACTA negotiations

04-03-2010 B7-0158/2010

Joint motion for a resolution on Azerbaijan: freedom of expression

16-12-2009 RC-B7-0266/2009

Motion for a resolution on freedom of expression in Azerbaijan

14-12-2009 B7-0270/2009

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

Parliamentary questions

329

Operation of Greek tax authorities

16-04-2014 E-004935/2014 Commission

Eurostar ticket prices

16-04-2014 E-004934/2014 Commission

Validity of national ID cards

16-04-2014 E-004933/2014 Commission

Funding for Olive Tree Programme

16-04-2014 E-004932/2014 Commission

Rights for air passengers in case of flight delays

16-04-2014 E-004931/2014 Commission

WEEE reuse and recycling

16-04-2014 E-004929/2014 Commission

Inclusion of an individual on restrictive measures list

16-04-2014 P-004853/2014 Council

Outbreak of violence in Venezuela

31-03-2014 E-003946/2014 Commission

Access to sports broadcasts outside a home Member State

25-03-2014 E-003602/2014 Commission

Air and noise pollution in Beckenham (south-east London)

25-03-2014 E-003599/2014 Commission

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

117

Explanations of vote

07-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-07(10)

A6-0145/2009 - REPORT on Parliament's new role and responsibilities in implementing the Treaty of Lisbon

Explanations of vote

07-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-07(10)

A6-0262/2009 - REPORT Report with a proposal for a European Parliament recommendation to the Council on development of an EU criminal justice area

Explanations of vote

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(16)

A6-0273/2009 - REPORT Report on the general revision of the Parliament's Rules of Procedure

Explanations of vote

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(16)

A6-0257/2009 - REPORT Recommendation for second reading on the Council common position for adopting a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2002/22/EC on universal service and users’ rights relating to electronic communications networks, Directive 2002/58/EC concerning the processing of personal data and the protection of privacy in the electronic communications sector and Regulation (EC) No 2006/2004 on cooperation between national authorities for the enforcement of consumer protection laws

Explanations of vote

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(16)

A6-0258/2009 - REPORT on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the application of the principle of equal treatment between men and women engaged in an activity in a self-employed capacity and repealing Directive 86/613/EEC

Explanations of vote

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(16)

A6-0139/2009 - REPORT Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directives 2006/48/EC and 2006/49/EC as regards banks affiliated to central institutions, certain own funds items, large exposures, supervisory arrangements, and crisis management

Explanations of vote

24-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-24(8)

A6-0096/2009 - REPORT Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for the setting of ecodesign requirements for energy related products

Explanations of vote

24-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-24(8)

A6-0244/2009 - REPORT Report on the proposal for a Council directive amending Directive 2003/48/EC on taxation of savings income in the form of interest payments

Reports - as rapporteur

1

REPORT Report on Trade in services

INTA
02-07-2008 A6-0283/2008

Opinions - as rapporteur

2

OPINION Proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No 717/2007 on roaming on public mobile telephone networks within the Community and Directive 2002/21/EC on a common regulatory framework for electronic communications networks and services

IMCO
13-03-2009 IMCO_AD(2009)416653

OPINION Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directives 2002/21/EC on a common regulatory framework for electronic communications networks and services, 2002/19/EC on access to, and interconnection of, electronic communications networks and services, and 2002/20/EC on the authorisation of electronic communications networks and services

LIBE
02-06-2008 LIBE_AD(2008)404823

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on referendums on the Constitution in each Member State

23-04-2007 P6_DCL(2007)0041 Lapsed

Details

Geoffrey VAN ORDEN , Struan STEVENSON , Ivo STREJČEK , Syed KAMALL , Nina ŠKOTTOVÁ

Date opened : 23-04-2007
Lapse date : 06-09-2007
Number of signatories : 63 - 06-09-2007

Parliamentary questions

99

Current situation in Moldova

04-05-2009 E-3546/2009 Commission

Religious freedom in Iran

04-05-2009 E-3545/2009 Commission

MRI in Cyprus

29-04-2009 E-3443/2009 Commission

European petrol prices

29-04-2009 E-3435/2009 Commission

EU Aid to the Palestinian Authority

28-04-2009 E-3428/2009 Commission

DNA sampling and genetic research

28-04-2009 E-3427/2009 Commission

Imports of products from countries where DDT is used to combat malaria

28-04-2009 P-3418/2009 Commission

Landsbanki Guernsey

22-04-2009 E-3266/2009 Commission

Ahmadi Muslims in Pakistan

22-04-2009 E-3265/2009 Commission

EU Aid to the Palestinian Authority

22-04-2009 E-3264/2009 Commission

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

Declarations of participation by Members in events organised by third parties

Contacts

Bruxelles

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    B-1047 Bruxelles/Brussel

Strasbourg

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    F-67070 Strasbourg Cedex

Postal address

  • European Parliament
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