Marit PAULSEN : 8th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 01-07-2014 / 29-09-2015 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member

National parties 

  • 01-07-2014 / 29-09-2015 : Liberalerna (Sweden)

Vice-Chair 

  • 23-10-2014 / 29-09-2015 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee

Member 

  • 01-07-2014 / 29-09-2015 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
  • 14-07-2014 / 22-10-2014 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee

Substitute 

  • 01-07-2014 / 29-09-2015 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

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)

Opinions - as rapporteur 
Committees may draft an opinion to a report of the responsible committee covering the elements linked to their committee remit. Rapporteurs of such opinions are also responsible for the drafting of compromise amendments and negotiations with shadow rapporteurs of the opinion. Rule 53, Rule 54, Annex V

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on veterinary medicinal products  
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AGRI 

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 regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on novel foods  
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AGRI 

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

Individual motions for resolutions  
Any Member may table a motion for resolution on a matter falling within the spheres of activity of the EU. Admissible motions are referred to the committee responsible, which shall decide what procedure is to be followed. Rule 133

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 pollinators, honey bee health and the beekeeping sector  
- P8_DCL(2015)0043 - Lapsed  
Ramon TREMOSA i BALCELLS , Mark DEMESMAEKER , Marco ZULLO , Morten Helveg PETERSEN , Marit PAULSEN , Ulrike MÜLLER , Paolo DE CASTRO , Jordi Vicent SEBASTIA TALAVERA , Ian DUNCAN , Andreas SCHWAB  
Date opened : 07-09-2015
Lapse date : 07-12-2015
Number of signatories : 82 - 08-12-2015
Written declaration on the creation of a one-stop shop for animal welfare  
- P8_DCL(2015)0022 - Lapsed  
Jacqueline FOSTER , Janusz WOJCIECHOWSKI , Anja HAZEKAMP , Marlene MIZZI , Jörg LEICHTFRIED , Pavel POC , Marit PAULSEN , Catherine BEARDER , Ivo VAJGL , Keith TAYLOR , Franc BOGOVIČ  
Date opened : 27-05-2015
Lapse date : 27-08-2015
Number of signatories : 84 - 26-08-2015

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests