Paulo CASACA : 5th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 20-07-1999 / 19-07-2004 : Group of the Party of European Socialists - Member

National parties 

  • 20-07-1999 / 19-07-2004 : Partido Socialista (Portugal)

Vice-Chair 

  • 22-01-2002 / 19-07-2004 : Committee on Budgetary Control

Member 

  • 21-07-1999 / 14-01-2002 : Committee on Budgets
  • 06-10-1999 / 14-01-2002 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland, Iceland and Norway
  • 17-01-2002 / 21-01-2002 : Committee on Budgetary Control
  • 07-02-2002 / 19-07-2004 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland, Iceland and Norway

Substitute 

  • 22-07-1999 / 11-12-2001 : Committee on Budgetary Control
  • 08-10-1999 / 14-01-2002 : Delegation to the EU-Slovenia Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 30-01-2002 / 19-07-2004 : Committee on Budgets
  • 07-02-2002 / 30-04-2004 : Delegation to the EU-Slovenia Joint Parliamentary Committee

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

Motions for resolutions 
Members can table an individual motion on issues falling within the EU’s sphere of activity. This motion is forwarded to the responsible committee for consideration.Rule 133

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 a democratic and free Iran  
- P5_DCL(2003)0014 - Lapsed  
Marco CAPPATO , Paulo CASACA , Carlo FATUZZO , Ulla Margrethe SANDBÆK , Michiel van HULTEN  
Date opened : 13-06-2003
Lapse date : 13-09-2003
Number of signatories : 21 - 13-09-2003
Written declaration on the violation of the fundamental rights of the people of Vietnam and respect for the rights of Montagnards  
- P5_DCL(2002)0015 - Lapsed  
Marco PANNELLA , Paulo CASACA , Daniel COHN-BENDIT , Chris DAVIES , Charles TANNOCK  
Date opened : 23-09-2002
Lapse date : 23-12-2002
Number of signatories : 23 - 23-12-2002
Written declaration on the violation of the fundamental rights of the people of Vietnam and the release of religious leaders  
- P5_DCL(2002)0014 - Lapsed  
Marco PANNELLA , Paulo CASACA , Daniel COHN-BENDIT , Chris DAVIES , Charles TANNOCK  
Date opened : 23-09-2002
Lapse date : 23-12-2002
Number of signatories : 27 - 23-12-2002