Helmuth MARKOV : 6th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 20-07-2004 / 13-07-2009 : Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left - Treasurer

National parties 

  • 20-07-2004 / 04-10-2006 : Partei des Demokratischen Sozialismus (Germany)
  • 05-10-2006 / 04-10-2007 : Linkspartei.PDS (Germany)
  • 05-10-2007 / 13-07-2009 : DIE LINKE. (Germany)

Chair 

  • 01-02-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Committee on International Trade

Member 

  • 21-07-2004 / 14-01-2007 : Committee on International Trade
  • 15-09-2004 / 13-07-2009 : Delegation to the EU-Ukraine Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
  • 14-10-2004 / 08-06-2005 : Temporary committee on policy challenges and budgetary means of the enlarged Union 2007-2013
  • 15-01-2007 / 30-01-2007 : Committee on International Trade
  • 31-01-2007 / 31-01-2007 : Committee on International Trade
  • 01-02-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Conference of Committee Chairs

Substitute 

  • 21-07-2004 / 14-01-2007 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 15-09-2004 / 13-07-2009 : Delegation to the EU-Moldova Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
  • 15-01-2007 / 30-01-2007 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 31-01-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Committee on Transport and Tourism

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

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 draft general budget of the European Union for the financial year 2009  
- INTA_AD(2008)409413 -  
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INTA 
OPINION on the draft general budget of the European Union for the financial year 2009  
- INTA_AD(2008)409408 -  
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INTA 
OPINION Implementation of the social legislation relating to road transport  
- TRAN_AD(2008)405841 -  
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TRAN 

Parliamentary questions 
Questions for oral answer with debate may be tabled by a committee, a political group or at least 5% of Parliament’s component Members . The addressees are other EU institutions. The Conference of Presidents decides whether, and in what order, questions are placed on the final draft agenda for a Plenary sitting. Rule 128

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 Colombia and the GSP plus trade preference  
- P6_DCL(2008)0090 - Lapsed  
Richard HOWITT , Caroline LUCAS , Patrick GAUBERT , Helmuth MARKOV , Renate WEBER  
Date opened : 20-10-2008
Lapse date : 05-02-2009
Number of signatories : 138 - 09-02-2009
Written declaration on the establishment of a European Energy Agency and the setting up of an economic-interest grouping (EIG) to manage the production and the distribution of electricity within the European Union  
- P6_DCL(2006)0085 - Lapsed  
Jacky HÉNIN , Marco RIZZO , Helmuth MARKOV  
Date opened : 29-11-2006
Lapse date : 15-03-2007
Number of signatories : 25 - 15-03-2007

Attendance list 
This attendance record is an extract from the Minutes of plenary sittings of the 6th parliamentary term. The information therein is supplied for information purposes only and covers the Member's term of office in the European Parliament. It is raw data and does not include corrections for justified absence because of illness, maternal/paternal leave, authorised parliamentary delegation business etc.