Metin KAZAK
  • Metin
    KAZAK
  • Bulgaria
  • Date of birth: 29 July 1972, Targovishte

Political groups

  • 06.06.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member

National parties

  • 06.06.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Movement for Rights and Freedoms (Bulgaria)
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Movement for Rights and Freedoms (Bulgaria)

Vice-Chair

  • 20.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • 25.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Subcommittee on Human Rights

Member

  • 18.06.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 21.06.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation to the EU-Turkey Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 04.06.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation to the Euro-Mediterranean Parliamentary Assembly
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on International Trade
  • 16.07.2009 / 19.07.2009 : Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation to the EU-Turkey Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 19.01.2012 / 24.01.2012 : Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on International Trade

Substitute

  • 15.06.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 20.06.2007 / 30.01.2008 : Delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
  • 03.07.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation to the EU-Kazakhstan, EU-Kyrgyzstan and EU-Uzbekistan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees, and for relations with Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Mongolia
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with the Arab Peninsula
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Foreign Affairs

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 7th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

62

Reduction or elimination of customs duties on goods originating in Ukraine (debate)

02-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-02(22)

Situation in Iraq (debate)

26-02-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)02-26(14)

Syrian refugees arriving at the Bulgarian borders (debate)

05-02-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)02-05(17)

Access of goods and services to public procurement markets (debate)

14-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-14(10)

EU trade policy towards countries of the Eastern Partnership (debate)

21-10-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)10-21(13)

Trade between the Community and third countries in drug precursors (debate)

21-10-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)10-21(14)

Manufacture, presentation and sale of tobacco and related products (debate)

08-10-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)10-08(5)

EU-Taiwan trade relations (debate)

08-10-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)10-08(18)

EU-Taiwan trade relations (debate) (2)

08-10-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)10-08(18)

Activities of the European Ombudsman in 2012 (debate)

12-09-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)09-12(8)

Reports - as rapporteur

2

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

28

REPORT on the review of the EU’s human rights strategy

AFET
19-11-2012 A7-0378/2012

Opinions - as rapporteur

4

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 directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions of the Member States concerning the manufacture, presentation and sale of tobacco and related products

INTA
18-06-2013 INTA_AD(2013)510734

OPINION EU Strategy for the Black Sea

INTA
09-11-2010 INTA_AD(2010)448814

OPINION Opinion on the need for an EU Stategy for the South Caucasus

INTA
18-03-2010 INTA_AD(2010)438404

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

8

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

INTA
06-09-2013 INTA_AD(2013)514779

OPINION on 2014 Budget - Mandate for the Trilogue

INTA
29-05-2013 INTA_AD(2013)506365

OPINION on Corporate Social Responsibility: accountable, transparent and responsible business behaviour and sustainable growth

AFET
05-12-2012 AFET_AD(2012)496505

OPINION on the recommendations to the Council, the Commission and the EEAS on the negotiations on the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement

INTA
15-11-2011 INTA_AD(2011)469872

OPINION Draft opinion on Parliament's position on the 2012 Draft Budget as modified by the Council - all section

INTA
07-09-2011 INTA_AD(2011)467325

OPINION on Relations of the European Union with the Gulf Cooperation Council

INTA
26-01-2011 INTA_AD(2011)452619

Motions for resolutions

39

Joint motion for a resolution on respect for the fundamental right of free movement in the EU

14-01-2014 RC-B7-0016/2014

Motion for a resolution on respect for the fundamental right of free movement in the EU

13-01-2014 B7-0024/2014

Joint motion for a resolution on Iraq: the plight of minority groups, including the Iraqi Turkmen

13-03-2013 RC-B7-0147/2013

Motion for a resolution on Iraq: the plight of minority groups, in particular the Iraqi Turkmen

11-03-2013 B7-0151/2013

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

Motion for a resolution on EU trade negotiations with Japan

17-10-2012 B7-0462/2012

Joint motion for a resolution on discriminatory internet sites and government reactions

13-03-2012 RC-B7-0152/2012

Parliamentary questions

17

Longstanding problem of Bulgarian and Turkish hauliers in road transportation

29-05-2013 P-005963/2013 Commission

EU preparation for a possible influx of asylum seekers from Syria

18-10-2012 O-000172/2012 Commission

EU preparation for a possible influx of asylum seekers from Syria

18-10-2012 O-000171/2012 Council

EU public procurement contracts awarded to third-country companies

08-05-2012 E-004695/2012 Commission

Accession of Bulgaria and Romania to Schengen

29-09-2011 O-000218/2011 Council

EU-Taiwan trade

13-09-2011 O-000197/2011 Commission

EU-Japan trade relations

12-04-2011 O-000088/2011/rev.1 Commission

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

11

Democratic process in Turkey (debate)

05-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-05(14)

One-minute speeches on matters of political importance

23-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-23(13)

The review of the European Neighbourhood Policy Instrument (debate)

18-02-2009 P6_CRE(2009)02-18(22)

Gas supplies by Russia to Ukraine and the EU (debate)

14-01-2009 P6_CRE(2009)01-14(9)

Annual report on the European Ombudsman's activities in 2007 (debate)

23-10-2008 P6_CRE(2008)10-23(4)

One-minute speeches on matters of political importance

16-06-2008 P6_CRE(2008)06-16(18)

Progress made in equal opportunities and non-discrimination in the EU (debate)

20-05-2008 P6_CRE(2008)05-20(6)

Statute of the European Ombudsman (debate)

21-04-2008 P6_CRE(2008)04-21(20)

Motions for resolutions

3

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation of Burmese refugees in Thailand

04-02-2009 RC-B6-0073/2009

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation of Burmese refugees in Thailand

03-02-2009 B6-0079/2009

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

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the census of the Roma on the basis of ethnicity in Italy

07-07-2008 B6-0348/2008

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on a common European policy on the care and bringing up of disadvantaged children

18-02-2008 P6_DCL(2008)0014 Lapsed

Details

Filiz HYUSMENOVA , Metin KAZAK , Vladko Todorov PANAYOTOV , Bilyana Ilieva RAEVA , Iliana IOTOVA

Date opened : 18-02-2008
Lapse date : 22-05-2008
Number of signatories : 110 - 22-05-2008

Parliamentary questions

4

Tasers

30-11-2007 E-6205/2007 Commission

Tasers

30-11-2007 E-6204/2007 Council

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

18-07-2007 O-0047/2007 Commission

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)