Heide RÜHLE
  • Heide
    RÜHLE
  • Germany
  • Date of birth: 5 November 1948, Heilbronn

Political groups

  • 20.07.1999 / 07.01.2002 : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Treasurer
  • 08.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Vice-Chair
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.11.2004 : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Member
  • 14.11.2004 / 23.05.2005 : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Member of the Bureau
  • 24.05.2005 / 26.02.2007 : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Vice-Chair
  • 27.02.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Member
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Member

National parties

  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Bündnis 90/die Grünen (Germany)
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Bündnis 90/Die Grünen (Germany)
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Bündnis 90/Die Grünen (Germany)

Member

  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Budgets
  • 28.09.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Delegation for relations with South-east Europe
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Citizens' Freedoms and Rights, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 07.02.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Delegation for relations with the countries of south-east Europe
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 15.09.2004 / 21.06.2005 : Delegation to the EU-Romania Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 19.01.2006 / 19.06.2007 : Committee of Inquiry into the crisis of the Equitable Life Assurance Society
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 16.09.2009 / 22.03.2011 : Delegation to the EU-Croatia Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 16.09.2009 / 06.10.2009 : Delegation to the EU-Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection

Substitute

  • 22.07.1999 / 11.12.2001 : Committee on Budgetary Control
  • 16.12.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Delegation to the EU-Czech Republic Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Budgetary Control
  • 07.02.2002 / 30.10.2002 : Delegation to the EU-Czech Republic Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 31.10.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Delegation to the EU-Turkey Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Budgetary Control
  • 21.09.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation to the EU-Croatia Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 07.09.2005 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Budgetary Control
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 15.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland, Iceland and Norway and to the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Regional Development
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Regional Development
  • 06.02.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with India

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 7th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

21

Package travel and assisted travel arrangements (debate)

11-03-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)03-11(18)

Deployment of the eCall in-vehicle system - Deployment of the interoperable EU-wide eCall (debate)

25-02-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)02-25(13)

European standardisation (debate)

10-09-2012 P7_CRE(2012)09-10(21)

Modernisation of public procurement (debate)

24-10-2011 P7_CRE(2011)10-24(14)

Modernisation of public procurement (debate) (2)

24-10-2011 P7_CRE(2011)10-24(14)

Reports - as rapporteur

2

REPORT on modernisation of public procurement

IMCO
05-10-2011 A7-0326/2011

REPORT Report on new developments in public procurement

IMCO
10-05-2010 A7-0151/2010

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

55

REPORT on an integrated parcel delivery market for the growth of e-commerce in the EU

IMCO
14-01-2014 A7-0024/2014

REPORT on the implementation of the Unfair Commercial Practices Directive 2005/29/EC

IMCO
20-12-2013 A7-0474/2013

REPORT on the European Retail Action Plan for the benefit of all actors

IMCO
14-11-2013 A7-0374/2013

REPORT on misleading advertisement practices

IMCO
30-09-2013 A7-0311/2013

Opinions - as rapporteur

2

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the award of concession contracts

REGI
29-11-2012 REGI_AD(2012)496425

OPINION Parliament's position on the 2011 Draft Budget as modified by the Council - all sections

IMCO
02-09-2010 IMCO_AD(2010)445757

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

50

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on certain rules governing actions for damages under national law for infringements of the competition law provisions of the Member States and of the European Union

IMCO
09-01-2014 IMCO_AD(2014)519553

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the access of third-country goods and services to the Union’s internal market in public procurement and procedures supporting negotiations on access of Union goods and services to the public procurement markets of third countries

IMCO
22-10-2013 IMCO_AD(2013)510696

OPINION on General budget of the European Union for the financial year 2014 - all sections

IMCO
06-09-2013 IMCO_AD(2013)513161

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on medical devices, and amending Directive 2001/83/EC, Regulation (EC) No 178/2002 and Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009

IMCO
08-08-2013 IMCO_AD(2013)507987

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on in vitro diagnostic medical devices

IMCO
20-06-2013 IMCO_AD(2013)508086

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on periodic roadworthiness tests for motor vehicles and their trailers and repealing Directive 2009/40/EC

IMCO
27-05-2013 IMCO_AD(2013)506045

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on clinical trials on medicinal products for human use, and repealing Directive 2001/20/EC

IMCO
26-03-2013 IMCO_AD(2013)500727

OPINION The Governance of the single market

REGI
19-12-2012 REGI_AD(2012)500431

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council relating to the transparency of measures regulating the prices of medicinal products for human use and their inclusion in the scope of public health insurance systems

IMCO
09-11-2012 IMCO_AD(2012)494638

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on Union guidelines for the development of the trans-European transport network

IMCO
30-10-2012 IMCO_AD(2012)489699

Motions for resolutions

5

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on the application of the principles of subsidiarity and diversity in defining the particular missions assigned to social housing by the Member States

10-11-2010 P7_DCL(2010)0085 Lapsed

Details

Françoise CASTEX , Jean-Luc BENNAHMIAS , Frank ENGEL , Miguel PORTAS , Heide RÜHLE

Date opened : 10-11-2010
Lapse date : 17-02-2011
Number of signatories : 164 - 17-02-2011

Parliamentary questions

36

The use of depleted uranium for military purposes

27-02-2014 O-000045/2014

Conditions imposed on the state of Saxony-Anhalt

13-11-2013 E-012910/2013

Implementation of the Late Payments Directive

18-04-2013 E-004369/2013

EU financial aid for the Stuttgart 21 railway station

23-11-2012 E-010721/2012

Privatisation of water by the Troika

02-10-2012 E-008837/2012

Release of Turkish conscientious objector and human rights activist Halil Savda

12-04-2012 E-003783/2012

Hungarian special crisis tax on the retail sector

19-01-2012 O-000009/2012

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

25

Trade in seal products (debate)

04-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-04(21)

Type-approval requirements for the general safety of motor vehicles (debate)

10-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-10(5)

Toys Directive (debate)

15-12-2008 P6_CRE(2008)12-15(16)

Transfers of defence-related products (debate)

15-12-2008 P6_CRE(2008)12-15(17)

Transfers of defence-related products (debate) (2)

15-12-2008 P6_CRE(2008)12-15(17)

Protection of consumers in respect of certain aspects of timeshares (debate)

22-10-2008 P6_CRE(2008)10-22(3)

Consumer credit (debate)

15-01-2008 P6_CRE(2008)01-15(7)

Toy Safety (debate)

10-12-2007 P6_CRE(2007)12-10(19)

Taxation and customs policies and the Lisbon Strategy (debate)

23-10-2007 P6_CRE(2007)10-23(6)

Reports - as rapporteur

1

Opinions - as rapporteur

4

OPINION Digital Dividend in Europe

IMCO
28-05-2008 IMCO_AD(2008)404482

OPINION Communication from the Commission: Action Plan for Energy Efficiency: Realising the Potential

ECON
21-11-2007 ECON_AD(2007)394031

OPINION on 'Towards a European policy on radio spectrum'

IMCO
29-11-2006 IMCO_AD(2006)378885

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directive 89/552/EEC on the coordination of certain provisions laid down by law, regulation or administrative action in Member States concerning the pursuit of television broadcasting activities

IMCO
06-10-2006 IMCO_AD(2006)374499

Motions for resolutions

4

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Transatlantic Economic Council

06-05-2008 RC-B6-0209/2008

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on The European Interest: succeeding in the age of globalisation

07-11-2007 B6-0444/2007

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on safety of products, particularly toys

24-09-2007 RC-B6-0351/2007

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on dangerous toys and the urgent need to revise the Toy Safety Directive

19-09-2007 B6-0356/2007

Written declarations

3

Written declaration on azo food colours and Quinoline Yellow, which are hazardous to human health

21-04-2008 P6_DCL(2008)0034 Lapsed

Details

Christel SCHALDEMOSE , Linda McAVAN , Arlene McCARTHY , Heide RÜHLE , Åsa WESTLUND

Date opened : 21-04-2008
Lapse date : 24-07-2008
Number of signatories : 127 - 10-07-2008

Written declaration on origin marking

03-09-2007 P6_DCL(2007)0075 Adopted

Details

Joseph DAUL , Enrique BARÓN CRESPO , Sir Graham WATSON , Heide RÜHLE , Eugenijus MALDEIKIS

Date opened : 03-09-2007
Lapse date : 03-12-2007
Adopted (date) : 11-12-2007
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P6_TA(2007)0599
Number of signatories : 433 - 04-12-2007

Written declaration on the sentencing to death by stoning of two women on adultery charges

09-05-2007 P6_DCL(2007)0050 Lapsed

Details

Renate SOMMER , Luisa MORGANTINI , Ana GOMES , Heide RÜHLE , Maria ROBSAHM

Date opened : 09-05-2007
Lapse date : 14-09-2007
Number of signatories : 128 - 14-09-2007

Parliamentary questions

14

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 5th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

34

Welcome

31-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-31(2)

Presentation of the Court of Auditors' annual report

04-12-2003 P5_CRE(2003)12-04(1)

Assessment of OLAF

03-12-2003 P5_CRE(2003)12-03(10)

Subsidy package - Community action programmes

20-11-2003 P5_CRE(2003)11-20(1)

2001 discharge procedure

08-04-2003 P5_CRE(2003)04-08(1)

Protection of the financial interests of the Community and the European Prosecutor

27-03-2003 P5_CRE(2003)03-27(2)

Protection of financial interests and the fight against fraud

12-03-2003 P5_CRE(2003)03-12(10)

2000 discharges

09-04-2002 P5_CRE(2002)04-09(3)

European Research Area (Multiannual Framework Programme 2002-2006)

14-11-2001 P5_CRE(2001)11-14(2)

2002 budget

23-10-2001 P5_CRE(2001)10-23(7)

Reports - as rapporteur

8

Report on the discharge in respect of the financial management of the sixth, seventh and eighth European Development Funds for the 1999 financial year - Committee on Budgetary Control

CONT
23-03-2001 A5-0109/2001

Report on the draft ECSC operating budget for 2001 - Committee on Budgets

BUDG
18-09-2000 A5-0251/2000

Report on giving discharge to the Commission in respect of the financial management of the sixth, seventh and eighth European Development Funds for the 1998 financial year - Committee on Budgetary Control

CONT
21-06-2000 A5-0167/2000

Report on postponement of the decisiion concerning discharge to the Commission in respect of the financial management of the sixth, seventh and eighth European Development Funds for the 1999 financial year (COM(1999)227 - C5-0003/1999 - 1999/2004(DEC)), on granting discharge to the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions, Dublin, for the 1998 financial year (C5-0150/2000 - 2000/2094(DEC)), on granting discharge to the European Centre for Vovational Training, Thessaloniki, for the 1998 financial year (C5-0149/2000 - 2000/2093 (DEC)), on granting discharge in respect to the implementation of the general budget of the European Union for the 1998 financial year - Section IV - Court of Justice, Section V - Court of Auditors, Section VI - Part B - Committee of the Regions (SEC(1999)414 - C5-0008/1999 - 1999/2166(DEC)), on postponement of the decision concerning discharge in respect of the implementation of the general budget of the European Union for the 1998 financial - Section VI - Part A - Economic and Social Committee - (SEC(1999)414 - C5-0008/1999 - 1999/2166(DEC)) - Committee on Budgetary Control

CONT
27-03-2000 A5-0089/2000

Report on the proposal for a Council Decision on granting a Community guarantee to the European Investment Bank against losses under loans for projects outside the Community (Central and Eastern Europe and Western Balkans, Mediterranean countries, Latin America and Asia, and the Republic of South Africa) - Committee on Budgets

BUDG
11-11-1999 A5-0051/1999

Motions for resolutions

16

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Eurostat

20-04-2004 B5-0219/2004

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on immigration and asylum policy

10-01-2003 B5-0032/2003

PROPOSAL FOR A RECOMMENDATION on the reform of the Conventions on drugs

23-12-2002 B5-0541/2002

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on media concentration

14-11-2002 B5-0590/2002

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the flood disasters in Central Europe

02-09-2002 B5-0476/2002

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on e-democracy and e-European citizenship

27-05-2002 B5-0115/2002/rev. 1

  Proposition de résolution sur la situation des réfugiés qui tentent de traverser le canal de la Manche et sur la situation de ceux qui arrivent sur les côtes méditerranéenne de l'Union.

08-04-2002 B5-0223/2002

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

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation of the detainees in Guantanamo Bay

06-02-2002 RC-B5-0074/2002

Parliamentary questions

15

Interpretation of environmental information directives

12-12-2003 E-3955/2003

State aid for German exports to Finland

09-12-2003 O-0083/2003

Export guarantee by the German Federal Government for Finnish nuclear reactor

08-12-2003 P-3861/2003

Increase of EU funding for rehabilitation of torture victims

14-07-2003 O-0058/2003

EU and combating torture

14-07-2003 O-0057/2003

Further possible breach of directive on access to environmental information

13-05-2003 E-1612/2003

Possible breach of environment information directive

07-05-2003 P-1605/2003

Encryption digital satellite TV channels

10-01-2003 E-3864/2002

Media concentration

17-10-2002 O-0080/2002

Appointment of a Member of the Court of Auditors

19-10-2001 P-2919/2001

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

Declaration of financial interests