Sir Robert ATKINS
  • Sir Robert
    ATKINS
  • United Kingdom
  • Born on 5 February 1946, London

Political groups

  • 20.07.1999 / 02.04.2000 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats - Member
  • 03.04.2000 / 07.03.2002 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats - Member of the Bureau
  • 08.03.2002 / 09.01.2003 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats - Member
  • 10.01.2003 / 19.07.2004 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats - Member of the Bureau
  • 20.07.2004 / 30.08.2004 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats - Member
  • 31.08.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats - Member of the Bureau
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Member

National parties

  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Conservative and Unionist Party (United Kingdom)
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Conservative and Unionist Party (United Kingdom)
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Conservative Party (United Kingdom)

Vice-Chair

  • 22.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Delegation to the EU-Cyprus Joint Parliamentary Committee

Member

  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Regional Policy, Transport and Tourism
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Industry, External Trade, Research and Energy
  • 07.03.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Delegation for relations with South Africa
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Petitions
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China
  • 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 Transport and Tourism
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Petitions
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Petitions
  • 12.02.2007 / 11.01.2009 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 14.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 16.09.2009 / 16.04.2013 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 19.10.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 28.03.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean

Substitute

  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, Common Security and Defence Policy
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 22.07.2004 / 29.11.2005 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with South Africa
  • 30.11.2005 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 14.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with South Africa
  • 14.09.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Petitions
  • 16.09.2009 / 27.03.2012 : Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean
  • 16.09.2009 / 18.10.2009 : Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Petitions

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 7th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

25

Equality between women and men in 2012 (A7-0073/2014 - Inês Cristina Zuber) (vote)

11-03-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)03-11(9.23)

Preparations for the European Council meeting (14-15 March 2013) (debate)

13-03-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)03-13(6)

Preparations for the European Council meeting (14-15 March 2013) (debate) (2)

13-03-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)03-13(6)

Voting time

05-02-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)02-05(7)

Latest developments in the Middle East, including the situation in Syria (debate)

12-06-2012 P7_CRE(2012)06-12(12)

Enlargement report for Iceland (debate)

14-03-2012 P7_CRE(2012)03-14(6)

Application of Waste Management Directive (A7-0335/2011 - Carlos José Iturgaiz Angulo)

02-02-2012 P7_CRE(2012)02-02(12.10)

Election of Vice-Presidents of the European Parliament

18-01-2012 P7_CRE(2012)01-18(2)

Financial, economic and social crisis: measures and initiatives to be taken (debate)

06-07-2011 P7_CRE(2011)07-06(3)

Motions for resolutions

1

Parliamentary questions

3

Copenhagen criteria

25-11-2013 P-013308/2013

Subsidiarity

07-10-2013 P-011451/2013

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

28

Active inclusion of people excluded from the labour market (A6-0263/2009, Jean Lambert)

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(6.13)

A6-0258/2009 - REPORT on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the application of the principle of equal treatment between men and women engaged in an activity in a self-employed capacity and repealing Directive 86/613/EEC

Active inclusion of people excluded from the labour market (A6-0263/2009, Jean Lambert)

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(6.13)

A6-0241/2009 - REPORT Report on the Renewed social agenda

Active inclusion of people excluded from the labour market (A6-0263/2009, Jean Lambert)

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(6.13)

A6-0263/2009 - REPORT Report on the active inclusion of people excluded from the labour market

Explanations of vote

10-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-10(9)

A6-0003/2009 - REPORT on equality of treatment and access for men and women in the performing arts

Explanations of vote

03-02-2009 P6_CRE(2009)02-03(7)

A6-0492/2008 - REPORT on non-discrimination based on gender and intergenerational solidarity

Explanations of vote

15-01-2009 P6_CRE(2009)01-15(7)

A6-0488/2008 - REPORT on budgetary control of EU funds in Afghanistan

Explanations of vote

15-01-2009 P6_CRE(2009)01-15(7)

A6-0491/2008 - REPORT Report on transposition and application of Directive 2002/73/EC on the implementation of the principle of equal treatment for men and women as regards access to employment, vocational training and promotion, and working conditions

Explanations of vote

16-12-2008 P6_CRE(2008)12-16(4)

A6-0483/2008 - REPORT on the proposal for a Council regulation amending the Conditions of employment of other servants of the European Communities

Explanations of vote

04-12-2008 P6_CRE(2008)12-04(8)

A6-0435/2008 - REPORT Report on the situation of women in the Balkans

Explanations of vote

23-10-2008 P6_CRE(2008)10-23(10)

A6-0358/2008 - REPORT Report on the annual report on the European Ombudman's activities in 2007

Opinions - as rapporteur

1

OPINION on revision of the Rules of Procedure regarding the petitions process

PETI
10-01-2008 PETI_AD(2008)398331

Motions for resolutions

2

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation in the Middle East

04-07-2007 B6-0268/2007

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation in the Middle East

13-06-2007 B6-0241/2007

Parliamentary questions

15

Bluetongue compensation

10-12-2008 E-6835/2008

Cotonou Agreement and sport

04-06-2008 P-3333/2008

Airport security

14-09-2006 P-4029/2006

Airport security

13-09-2006 H-0801/2006

Membership of the euro

01-12-2005 H-1101/2005

Treatment of journalists

11-10-2005 H-0855/2005

Nuclear power

11-07-2005 E-2694/2005

Light dues

06-04-2005 E-1421/2005

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 5th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

20

Welcome

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

Vote

31-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-31(3)

Programme of the Irish presidency

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

Question Time (Council)

14-01-2004 P5_CRE(2004)01-14(5)

Removal of the EU embargo on arms sales to China

17-12-2003 P5_CRE(2003)12-17(3)

Alignment of social security rights and the simplification of procedures

04-12-2003 P5_CRE(2003)12-04(2)

Question Time (Commission)

22-10-2002 P5_CRE(2002)10-22(7)

Defence / armaments

09-04-2002 P5_CRE(2002)04-09(7)

Transatlantic relations including steel import tariffs (continuation)

13-03-2002 P5_CRE(2002)03-13(7)

Reports - as rapporteur

1

Report on the Commission communication to the Council and the European Parliament - The creation of the single European sky - Committee on Regional Policy, Transport and Tourism

RETT
26-05-2000 A5-0141/2000

Motions for resolutions

8

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on progress at the Intergovernmental Conference

01-12-2003 B5-0528/2003

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on religious freedom

20-11-2002 B5-0445/2002

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on US tariffs on steel imports

13-03-2002 RC-B5-0137/2002

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on US tariffs on steel imports

12-03-2002 B5-0179/2002

Tabled pursuant to Rule 50 On: Sri Lanka cease‑fire

11-03-2002 B5-0153/2002

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

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on falsification of data concerning MOX fuels at Sellafield

16-05-2000 RC-B5-0416/2000

Parliamentary questions

35

The Pharmaceutical Tariff Elimination Agreement (Zero for Zero)

21-01-2004 E-0213/2004

Free Trade Agreement between Singapore and the EU

03-06-2003 E-1838/2003

The tanker 'Prestige'

21-11-2002 H-0799/2002

Unfair competition on the market for aluminium scrap

23-10-2002 E-3000/2002

Preparations for the European Council meeting in Barcelona

12-02-2002 E-0321/2002

Preparation for the European Council meeting Barcelona

01-02-2002 P-0266/2002

State aids to Aer Lingus

29-10-2001 E-2991/2001

Financial support to Sabena

10-10-2001 P-2878/2001

Erika II Package — Establishing a COPE Fund

13-07-2001 E-2067/2001

Single European Sky

13-07-2001 E-2066/2001

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

Declaration of financial interests

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