Dirk STERCKX
  • Dirk
    STERCKX
  • Belgium
  • Born on 25 September 1946, Herent

Political groups

  • 20.07.1999 / 12.09.1999 : Group of the European Liberal, Democrat and Reform Party - Member
  • 13.09.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Group of the European Liberal, Democrat and Reform Party - Vice-Chair
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member of the Bureau
  • 14.07.2009 / 19.07.2009 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member
  • 20.07.2009 / 06.09.2011 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member of the Bureau

National parties

  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Vlaamse liberalen en democraten (Belgium)
  • 20.07.2004 / 17.04.2008 : Vlaamse Liberalen en Democraten - Vivant (Belgium)
  • 18.04.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Open VLD (Belgium)
  • 14.07.2009 / 06.09.2011 : Open Vlaamse Liberalen en Democraten (Belgium)

Chair

  • 21.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China
  • 14.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China

Member

  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Regional Policy, Transport and Tourism
  • 29.09.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Regional Policy, Transport and Tourism
  • 07.02.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 20.11.2003 / 21.04.2004 : Temporary committee on improving safety at sea
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Fisheries
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 15.09.2004 / 20.09.2004 : Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China
  • 22.09.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Conference of Delegation Chairs
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Fisheries
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 16.07.2009 / 06.09.2011 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 16.09.2009 / 06.09.2011 : Delegation to the EU-Mexico Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 16.09.2009 / 06.09.2011 : Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly

Substitute

  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Consumer Policy
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Consumer Policy
  • 07.02.2002 / 30.04.2004 : Delegation to the EU-Czech Republic Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 22.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation to the EU-Kazakhstan, EU-Kyrgyzstan and EU-Uzbekistan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees, and for relations with Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Mongolia
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 10.05.2007 / 04.02.2009 : Temporary Committee on Climate Change
  • 16.07.2009 / 06.09.2011 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 16.07.2009 / 06.09.2011 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 16.09.2009 / 06.09.2011 : Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China

Activités parlementaires en plénière pour la 7ème législature

Speeches in plenary

13

Charging of heavy goods vehicles (debate)

07-06-2011 P7_CRE(2011)06-07(7)

Adequate, sustainable and safe European pension systems (debate)

15-02-2011 P7_CRE(2011)02-15(15)

Natural disasters in the European Union

23-11-2010 P7_CRE(2010)11-23(3)

Reporting formalities for ships arriving in or departing from ports (debate)

05-07-2010 P7_CRE(2010)07-05(17)

Reporting formalities for ships arriving in or departing from ports (debate) (2)

05-07-2010 P7_CRE(2010)07-05(17)

Disruption of air traffic in Europe (debate)

20-04-2010 P7_CRE(2010)04-20(3)

Annual accounts of certain types of companies as regards micro-entities (debate)

08-03-2010 P7_CRE(2010)03-08(19)

Annual accounts of certain types of companies as regards micro-entities (debate) (2)

08-03-2010 P7_CRE(2010)03-08(19)

Reports - as rapporteur

1

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

2

Opinions - as rapporteur

2

OPINION EU and China: unbalanced trade?

EMPL
17-06-2011 EMPL_AD(2011)460639

OPINION Proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directive 78/660/EEC on the annual accounts of certain types of companies as regards micro-entities

ECON
20-10-2009 ECON_AD(2009)428154

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

2

OPINION Report from the Commission: Report on competition policy 2009

TRAN
09-11-2010 TRAN_AD(2010)448679

OPINION Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council Setting emission performance standards for new light commercial vehicles as part of the Community's integrated approach to reduce CO2 emissions from light-duty vehicles

TRAN
27-05-2010 TRAN_AD(2010)439089

Motions for resolutions

1

Parliamentary questions

15

Basic banking services

04-07-2011 E-006865/2011

Social security: towards an integrated approach in the various subfields?

04-05-2011 E-004610/2011

Deadline for implementation of the modernised customs code

31-03-2011 E-003464/2011

Stress tests of the EU banking sector

30-03-2011 O-000074/2011

False certificates of origin Form A from Bangladesh

07-03-2011 E-002455/2011

European initiative concerning bereavement leave

12-01-2011 E-000182/2011

Case 75/98: compatibility of aid with the common market (Regulation (EC) No 659/1999)

10-12-2010 E-010957/2010

Support for the Yasuni-ITT proposal as part of the fight against climate change

24-11-2010 O-0191/2010

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

37

Explanations of vote

23-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-23(9)

A6-0211/2009 - REPORT Recommendation for second reading on the Council common position for adopting a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on common rules for access to the international road haulage market (recast)

Situation in China after the earthquake and before the Olympic Games (debate)

09-07-2008 P6_CRE(2008)07-09(11)

Reports - as rapporteur

6

Opinions - as rapporteur

1

OPINION Proposal for a Council regulation laying down the European Regional Development Fund, the European Social Fund and the Cohesion Fund

PECH
16-03-2005 PECH_AD(2005)349963

Motions for resolutions

16

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the natural disaster in China

20-05-2008 RC-B6-0242/2008

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

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

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

21-04-2008 B6-0180/2008

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTIONpursuant to Rule 103(4) of the Rules of Procedure, by on Tibet

07-04-2008 RC-B6-0133/2008

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Tibet

02-04-2008 B6-0137/2008

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the arrest of the Chinese dissident Hu Jia

16-01-2008 RC-B6-0021/2008

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the arrest of the Chinese dissident, Hu Jia

15-01-2008 B6-0034/2008

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

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on EU/China

12-12-2007 RC-B6-0543/2007/rev. 1

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the case of Tenzin Delek Rinpoche

26-10-2005 RC-B6-0562/2005

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on The case of Tenzin Delek Rinpoche

24-10-2005 B6-0570/2005

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

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on European Maritime Day

20-02-2006 P6_DCL(2006)0011 Lapsed

Details

Rodi KRATSA-TSAGAROPOULOU , Robert NAVARRO , Dirk STERCKX , Jeanine HENNIS-PLASSCHAERT

Date opened : 20-02-2006
Lapse date : 20-05-2006
Number of signatories : 181 - 20-05-2006

Parliamentary questions

35

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 5th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

71

Safety at sea

12-01-2004 P5_CRE(2004)01-12(7)

Transitional points system for HGVs in Austria in 2004

17-12-2003 P5_CRE(2003)12-17(6)

Market access to port services

18-11-2003 P5_CRE(2003)11-18(6)

Employment prospects in the EU automobile sector

06-11-2003 P5_CRE(2003)11-06(1)

Rail package

21-10-2003 P5_CRE(2003)10-21(2)

Rail package (2)

21-10-2003 P5_CRE(2003)10-21(2)

Rail package (3)

21-10-2003 P5_CRE(2003)10-21(2)

Vote (continuation)

23-09-2003 P5_CRE(2003)09-23(4)

Vote (continuation) (2)

23-09-2003 P5_CRE(2003)09-23(4)

Reports - as rapporteur

9

Report on improving safety at sea - Temporary Committee on improving safety at sea

MARE
07-04-2004 A5-0257/2004

Report on the proposal for a European Parliament and Council directive establishing a Community monitoring, control and information system for maritime traffic - Committee on Regional Policy, Transport and Tourism

RETT
31-05-2001 A5-0208/2001

Report on the European Airline Industry: from Single Market to World-wide Challenges - Committee on Regional Policy, Transport and Tourism

RETT
22-03-2000 A5-0075/2000

Recommendation for second reading on the common position established by the Council with a view to the adoption of a European Parliament and Council directive on the availability of consumer information on fuel economy and CO2 emissions in respect of the marketing of new passenger cars - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Consumer Protection

ENVI
20-10-1999 A5-0040/1999

Motions for resolutions

21

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the 'Prestige' oil tanker disaster

18-12-2002 RC-B5-0665/2002

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the ‘Prestige’ oil tanker accident

20-11-2002 RC-B5-0612/2002

Motion for resolution Tabled by Ludford Sarah and Sterckx Dirk on behalf of the ELDR Group

08-04-2002 B5-0205/2002

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

Parliamentary questions

42

Financial requirements of the European Maritime Safety Agency

30-04-2004 E-1461/2004

Administrative work involved in preparing a subsidy application

31-03-2004 P-1107/2004

Restrictions on the opening up of the Belgian railways market

06-02-2004 P-0342/2004

Restrictions on freedom of movement for Flemish travel guides on trips abroad

14-01-2004 P-0083/2004

Lower natural gas prices for glasshouse growers

28-08-2003 P-2648/2003

Application of the EC-Israel Association Agreement

24-06-2003 O-0053/2003

Olympic Airways

05-06-2003 P-1932/2003

Postal Services

08-05-2003 O-0038/2003

Introduction of a mileage toll in Germany

28-04-2003 H-0265/2003

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

Declaration of financial interests

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