Jules MAATEN
  • Jules
    MAATEN
  • Netherlands
  • Date of birth: 17 April 1961, Nieuwer-Amstel

Political groups

  • 20.07.1999 / 06.03.2002 : Group of the European Liberal, Democrat and Reform Party - Member
  • 07.03.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Group of the European Liberal, Democrat and Reform Party - Member of the Bureau
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member of the Bureau

National parties

  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Volkspartij voor Vrijheid en Democratie (Netherlands)
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Volkspartij voor Vrijheid en Democratie (Netherlands)

Member

  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Consumer Policy
  • 29.09.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Delegation for relations with the Member States of ASEAN, South-east Asia and the Republic of Korea
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Consumer Policy
  • 07.02.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Delegation for relations with the Member States of ASEAN, south-east Asia and the Republic of Korea
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 14.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Substitute

  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 13.12.2000 / 29.11.2001 : Temporary committee on human genetics and other new technologies in modern medicine
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, Common Security and Defence Policy
  • 22.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 03.09.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • 15.09.2004 / 14.02.2007 : Delegation to the EU-Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 10.05.2007 / 04.02.2009 : Temporary Committee on Climate Change

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

91

Human rights in the world 2008 and the EU's policy on the matter (debate)

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(11)

Flu epidemic (debate)

04-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-04(15)

Patients' rights in cross-border healthcare (debate)

23-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-23(3)

Explanations of vote

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

A6-0168/2009 - REPORT on the discharge for implementation of the European Union general budget for the financial year 2007

Explanations of vote

26-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-26(5)

A6-0091/2009 - REPORT Report on the proposal for a Council regulation amending Regulation (EC) No 1290/2005 on the financing of the common agricultural policy and Regulation (EC) No 1234/2007 establishing a common organisation of agricultural markets and on specific provisions for certain agricultural products (Single CMO Regulation) as regards food distribution to the most deprived persons in the Community

Explanations of vote (continuation)

12-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-12(10)

B6-0105/2009 - MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on country-regionplaceTurkey’s progress report 2008

Green Paper on the European Workforce for Health (debate)

11-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-11(15)

Explanations of vote (continuation)

13-01-2009 P6_CRE(2009)01-13(9)

A6-0505/2008 - REPORT Report on The Common Agricultural Policy and Global Food Security

Reports - as rapporteur

3

Opinions - as rapporteur

1

OPINION Impact and consequences of the exclusion of Health Services from the Directive on Services in the Internal Market

ENVI
23-03-2007 ENVI_AD(2007)382474

Motions for resolutions

42

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Iran: the case of Roxana Saberi

06-05-2009 RC-B6-0270/2009

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the case of Roxana Saberi, American-Iranian journalist detained in Tehran

05-05-2009 B6-0279/2009

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

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Philippines

11-03-2009 RC-B6-0121/2009

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Philippines

10-03-2009 B6-0124/2009

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

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation of Burmese refugees in Thailand

04-02-2009 RC-B6-0073/2009

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation of Burmese refugees in Thailand

03-02-2009 B6-0079/2009

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

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Burma

22-10-2008 RC-B6-0554/2008

Written declarations

2

Written declaration on health literacy

17-11-2008 P6_DCL(2008)0095 Lapsed

Details

Nicodim BULZESC , Cristian-Silviu BUŞOI , Jules MAATEN

Date opened : 17-11-2008
Lapse date : 12-03-2009
Number of signatories : 97 - 12-03-2009

Written declaration on the murder of the human rights activist Munir Said Thalib

12-11-2007 P6_DCL(2007)0098 Adopted

Details

Raül ROMEVA i RUEDA , Eija-Riitta KORHOLA , Jules MAATEN , Glyn FORD , Ana GOMES

Date opened : 12-11-2007
Lapse date : 13-03-2008
Adopted (date) : 10-04-2008
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P6_TA(2008)0126
Number of signatories : 412 - 12-03-2008

Parliamentary questions

85

Rape of lesbian women in South Africa

07-04-2009 E-3053/2009 Commission

Rape of lesbian women in South Africa

07-04-2009 E-3052/2009 Council

Low-energy lights as a radiation source

17-03-2009 E-1983/2009 Commission

The potential adoption of use of the chemical food additive CMC in wine

10-03-2009 E-1772/2009 Commission

Blocking of Internet sites by Iran

10-02-2009 E-1038/2009 Council

Refusal to extend broadcasting licence for the only free TV station in Moldova

13-01-2009 E-0163/2009 Commission

Nutrition profiles

12-12-2008 P-6871/2008 Commission

Threats to Croatian journalist

09-12-2008 E-6756/2008 Commission

Drive-hunting pilot whales off the Faroe Islands

27-11-2008 E-6562/2008 Commission

Sentencing of the Burmese blogger Nay Phone Latt

12-11-2008 E-6301/2008 Council

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 5th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

119

Progress towards accession by Turkey

01-04-2004 P5_CRE(2004)04-01(2)

European Council / Security

31-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-31(1)

Economic and financial guidelines

25-02-2004 P5_CRE(2004)02-25(5)

Programme of the Irish presidency

14-01-2004 P5_CRE(2004)01-14(1)

One-minute speeches on matters of political importance

12-01-2004 P5_CRE(2004)01-12(5)

Vote

17-12-2003 P5_CRE(2003)12-17(4)

The European Council / IGC / Italian presidency

16-12-2003 P5_CRE(2003)12-16(1)

The Stability and Growth Pact

03-12-2003 P5_CRE(2003)12-03(7)

One-minute speeches on matters of political importance

17-11-2003 P5_CRE(2003)11-17(4)

Reports - as rapporteur

9

Report on means to assist economic actors in switching to the euro - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

ECON
21-06-2001 A5-0222/2001

Report on the joint text approved by the Conciliation Committee for a European Parliament and Council directive on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions of the Member States concerning the manufacture, presentation and sale of tobacco products - Parliament Delegation to the Conciliation Committee

ENVI
30-04-2001 A5-0162/2001

Recommendation for second reading on the common position adopted by the Council with a view to adopting a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions of the Member States concerning the manufacture, presentation and sale of tobacco products - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Consumer Policy

ENVI
22-11-2000 A5-0348/2000

Report on the proposal for a Council directive amending Council Directive 92/12/EEC of 25 February 1992 as regards temporary quantitative restrictions for products subject to excise duties brought into Sweden from other Member States - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

ECON
06-06-2000 A5-0160/2000

Report on the proposal for a European Parliament and of the Council directive on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions of the Member States concerning the manufacture, presentation and sale of tobacco products (recast version) Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Consumer Policy

ENVI
30-05-2000 A5-0156/2000

Motions for resolutions

93

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the outcome of the European Council meeting on 25-26 March 2004

31-03-2004 RC-B5-0165/2004

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the outcome of the European Council meeting of 25-26 March 2004

30-03-2004 B5-0165/2004

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the outcome of the European Council in Brussels, 12 December 2003

17-12-2003 RC-B5-0570/2003

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Brussels European Council of 16-17 October 2003

21-10-2003 B5-0458/2003

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Cambodia

02-07-2003 RC-B5-0337/2003

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation in Cambodia on the eve of the general elections of 27 July 2003

30-06-2003 B5-0357/2003

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

Written declarations

2

Written declaration on promoting annual no-smoking days in the EU

13-03-2001 P5_DCL(2001)0002 Lapsed

Details

Catherine STIHLER , Jules MAATEN , Françoise GROSSETÊTE , Heidi HAUTALA

Date opened : 13-03-2001
Lapse date : 13-06-2001
Number of signatories : 40 - 13-06-2001

Written declaration on a study to be carried out into the unintended disproportionately adverse side-effects on the economy of the directive on the conservation of wild birds, the habitats directive and the Natura 2000 directive

19-12-2000 P5_DCL(2000)0022 Lapsed

Details

Toine MANDERS , Elly PLOOIJ-VAN GORSEL , Jan MULDER , Jules MAATEN , Maria Johanna (Marieke) SANDERS-TEN HOLTE

Date opened : 19-12-2000
Lapse date : 19-03-2001
Number of signatories : 21 - 19-03-2001

Parliamentary questions

57

Paper tax stamps

14-04-2004 E-1233/2004 Commission

Language discrimination in recruitment procedures for European institutions

18-03-2004 E-0960/2004 Commission

Role of certificates in rules of origin

19-02-2004 P-0615/2004 Commission

Land Use Plans Implementation Law in Valencia - LRAU

10-02-2004 E-0491/2004 Commission

Discrimination against a Netherlands onion farmer in Poland

04-02-2004 E-0406/2004 Commission

Outbreak of avian influenza

04-02-2004 E-0405/2004 Commission

SARS outbreak in China and the Philippines

20-01-2004 E-0036/2004 Commission

Soot measurement as regards private cars: Directives 92/55/EEC, 96/96/EC and 1999/52/EC

26-09-2003 E-2873/2003 Commission

Unlawful detention of an EU citizen in Thailand

08-09-2003 E-2775/2003 Commission

Corruption at the Bulgarian border

01-09-2003 E-2725/2003 Commission