Søren Bo SØNDERGAARD : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 14-07-2009 / 04-02-2014 : Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left - Member of the Bureau

National parties 

  • 14-07-2009 / 04-02-2014 : Folkebevægelsen mod EU (Denmark)

Vice-Chair 

  • 18-04-2012 / 10-07-2012 : Special Committee on Organised Crime, Corruption and Money Laundering

Member 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Budgetary Control
  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • 19-01-2012 / 04-02-2014 : Committee on Budgetary Control
  • 19-01-2012 / 04-02-2014 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • 28-03-2012 / 17-04-2012 : Special Committee on Organised Crime, Corruption and Money Laundering
  • 11-07-2012 / 23-10-2013 : Special Committee on Organised Crime, Corruption and Money Laundering

Substitute 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 16-09-2009 / 04-02-2014 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 16-09-2009 / 04-02-2014 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 19-01-2012 / 04-02-2014 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection

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 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 Council regulation on the ECSEL Joint Undertaking  
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OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the European Union Agency for Railways and repealing Regulation (EC) No 881/2004  
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OPINION on the proposal for a Council directive amending Directive 2011/16/EU as regards mandatory automatic exchange of information in the field of taxation  
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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 establishing a European day in recognition of the victims of European colonisation and colonial slavery  
- P7_DCL(2013)0002 - Lapsed  
Jean-Jacob BICEP , Eva JOLY , João FERREIRA , Bill NEWTON DUNN , Jean-Luc BENNAHMIAS , Britta THOMSEN , Marc TARABELLA , John ATTARD-MONTALTO , Filip KACZMAREK , Gay MITCHELL , Søren Bo SØNDERGAARD , Ivo VAJGL  
Date opened : 15-04-2013
Lapse date : 15-07-2013
Number of signatories : 116 - 15-07-2013
Written declaration on Camp Ashraf  
- P7_DCL(2010)0075 - Adopted  
Alejo VIDAL-QUADRAS , Stephen HUGHES , Kristiina OJULAND , Søren Bo SØNDERGAARD , Struan STEVENSON  
Date opened : 06-10-2010
Lapse date : 20-01-2011
Adopted (date) : 25-11-2010
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P7_TA(2010)0452
Number of signatories : 401 - 25-11-2010
Written declaration on the abolition of the death penalty and the case of Mumia Abu-Jamal  
- P7_DCL(2010)0058 - Lapsed  
Søren Bo SØNDERGAARD , Sabine LÖSING , Heidi HAUTALA , Barbara LOCHBIHLER , Ana GOMES  
Date opened : 05-07-2010
Lapse date : 11-11-2010
Number of signatories : 171 - 11-11-2010

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests