Iliana IOTOVA : 8th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 01-07-2014 / 16-01-2017 : Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament - Member

National parties 

  • 01-07-2014 / 16-01-2017 : Bulgarian Socialist Party (Bulgaria)

Vice-Chair 

  • 07-07-2014 / 16-01-2017 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 13-10-2014 / 16-01-2017 : Delegation to the EU-Montenegro Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee

Member 

  • 01-07-2014 / 06-07-2014 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 14-07-2014 / 12-10-2014 : Delegation to the EU-Montenegro Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee
  • 14-07-2014 / 16-01-2017 : Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean

Substitute 

  • 08-07-2014 / 16-01-2017 : Committee on Regional Development
  • 08-07-2014 / 16-01-2017 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 10-10-2014 / 16-01-2017 : Delegation for relations with the Maghreb countries and the Arab Maghreb Union

Main parliamentary 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 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 situation of fundamental rights in the European Union in 2015  
- FEMM_AD(2016)585437 -  
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FEMM 
OPINION on how the CAP can improve job creation in rural areas  
- FEMM_AD(2016)582229 -  
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FEMM 
OPINION on the activities, impact and added value of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund between 2007 and 2014  
- REGI_AD(2016)572895 -  
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REGI 

Motions for resolutions 
Motions for resolutions are tabled on topical issues, at the request of a committee, a political group or at least 5% of the Members, and voted on in plenary. Rule 123, Rule 128, Rule 130b, Rule 135.

Oral questions 
Questions for oral answer with debate, addressed to the European Commission, the Council or the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union can be tabled by a committee, a political group or at least 5% of Parliament’s members. Rule 128

Other parliamentary activities 

Written questions 
Members can submit a specific number of questions to the President of the European Council, the Council, the Commission and the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union, for written answer. Rule 130, Annex II

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 right of free movement of the labour force in Europe  
- P8_DCL(2015)0036 - Lapsed  
Maria GRAPINI , Viorica DĂNCILĂ , Silvia COSTA , Miriam DALLI , Monika BEŇOVÁ , Marlene MIZZI , Olga SEHNALOVÁ , Miltiadis KYRKOS , Evelyne GEBHARDT , Theresa GRIFFIN , Daniel BUDA , Ramona Nicole MĂNESCU , Renate WEBER , Norica NICOLAI , Iliana IOTOVA  
Date opened : 07-09-2015
Lapse date : 07-12-2015
Number of signatories : 135 - 08-12-2015

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests