Diana WALLIS
  • Diana
    WALLIS
  • United Kingdom
  • Date of birth: 28 June 1954, Hitchin

Political groups

  • 20.07.1999 / 05.03.2003 : Group of the European Liberal, Democrat and Reform Party - Member
  • 06.03.2003 / 19.07.2004 : Group of the European Liberal, Democrat and Reform Party - Member of the Bureau
  • 20.07.2004 / 26.02.2007 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member
  • 27.02.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member of the Bureau
  • 14.07.2009 / 19.07.2009 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member
  • 20.07.2009 / 31.01.2012 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member of the Bureau

National parties

  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Liberal Democrat Party (United Kingdom)
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Liberal Democrat Party (United Kingdom)
  • 14.07.2009 / 31.01.2012 : Liberal Democrats Party (United Kingdom)

Chair

  • 21.09.2004 / 04.09.2007 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland, Iceland and Norway and to the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee

Vice-Chair

  • 22.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland, Iceland and Norway
  • 07.02.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland, Iceland and Norway

Vice-President

  • 16.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Parliament's Bureau
  • 16.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : European Parliament
  • 14.07.2009 / 16.01.2012 : European Parliament

Member

  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Legal Affairs and the Internal Market
  • 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 Legal Affairs and the Internal Market
  • 08.05.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Delegation to the European Economic Area Joint Parliamentary Committee (EEA)
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Petitions
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 15.09.2004 / 20.09.2004 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland, Iceland and Norway and to the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 22.09.2004 / 04.09.2007 : Conference of Delegation Chairs
  • 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 Petitions
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Petitions
  • 05.09.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland, Iceland and Norway and to the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 14.07.2009 / 16.01.2012 : Parliament's Bureau
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Petitions
  • 16.09.2009 / 31.01.2012 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 19.01.2012 / 31.01.2012 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 19.01.2012 / 31.01.2012 : Committee on Petitions

Substitute

  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Regional Policy, Transport and Tourism
  • 29.09.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Delegation to the EU-Romania Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 20.09.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Regional Policy, Transport and Tourism
  • 22.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 16.09.2009 / 31.01.2012 : Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council
  • 16.09.2009 / 31.01.2012 : Delegation for relations with Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro and Kosovo

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 7th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

395

International Day of the Girl (written declaration)

15-12-2011 P7_CRE(2011)12-15(6)

International Day of the Girl (written declaration) (2)

15-12-2011 P7_CRE(2011)12-15(6)

International Day of the Girl (written declaration) (3)

15-12-2011 P7_CRE(2011)12-15(6)

International Day of the Girl (written declaration) (4)

15-12-2011 P7_CRE(2011)12-15(6)

Voting time

15-12-2011 P7_CRE(2011)12-15(7)

Voting time (continuation)

15-12-2011 P7_CRE(2011)12-15(9)

Health and safety at work (A7-0409/2011 - Karima Delli) (vote)

15-12-2011 P7_CRE(2011)12-15(9.11)

Public access to European Parliament, Council and Commission documents (debate)

14-12-2011 P7_CRE(2011)12-14(14)

European protection order (debate)

12-12-2011 P7_CRE(2011)12-12(15)

Reports - as rapporteur

5

REPORT on alternative dispute resolution in civil, commercial and family matters

JURI
13-10-2011 A7-0343/2011

REPORT on the request for waiver of the immunity of Ágnes Hankiss

JURI
26-05-2011 A7-0196/2011

REPORT on policy options for progress towards a European Contract Law for consumers and businesses

JURI
18-04-2011 A7-0164/2011

REPORT Report on the request for waiver of the immunity of Marek Siwiec

JURI
08-10-2009 A7-0030/2009

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

4

Opinions - as rapporteur

2

OPINION on the proposal for a European Parliament and Council directive on consumer rights

JURI
24-01-2011 JURI_AD(2011)445885

OPINION OPINION of the Committee on Petitions for the Committee on Constitutional Affairs on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the citizens' initiative

PETI
25-11-2010 PETI_AD(2010)450890

Motions for resolutions

9

Motion for a resolution on the Outcome of the Single Market Forum

09-11-2011 B7-0576/2011

Joint motion for a resolution on international adoption in the European Union

18-01-2011 RC-B7-0029/2011/rev. 1

Motion for a resolution on international adoption in the European Union

17-01-2011 B7-0038/2011

Motion for a resolution on Judicial training – Stockholm Programme

09-06-2010 B7-0294/2010

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on infringement of the fundamental rights of detainees in the European Union

14-02-2011 P7_DCL(2011)0006 Lapsed

Details

Françoise CASTEX , Jan Philipp ALBRECHT , Carlos COELHO , Stavros LAMBRINIDIS , Diana WALLIS

Date opened : 14-02-2011
Lapse date : 16-05-2011
Number of signatories : 140 - 17-05-2011

Parliamentary questions

14

New information regarding Ley de Costas

24-11-2011 E-011376/2011 Commission

Modernisation of the VAT legislation in order to boost the digital single market

03-10-2011 O-000226/2011 Commission

International Anti-Corruption Academy

28-09-2011 P-008894/2011 Commission

Arctic oil drilling and spill response

27-09-2011 E-008880/2011 Commission

Proposed tax on second homes in France for non-residents

20-06-2011 P-006350/2011 Commission

Revision of the framework for Commission expert groups and balanced representation and transparency

10-02-2011 O-000035/2011 Commission

EU-Israel Association Agreement

09-02-2011 P-001402/2011 Commission

Monitoring of publicly-funded environmental schemes under Pillar 2 of the Common Agricultural Policy

20-10-2010 P-8998/2010 Commission

European Arctic Information Centre

20-09-2010 P-7657/2010 Commission

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

638

Voting time

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(4)

Address by the President of Parliament

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(5)

Voting time (continued)

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(6)

Electronic communications networks and services (A6-0272/2009, Catherine Trautmann)

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(6.2)

Reports - as rapporteur

53

REPORT Report on parliamentary immunity in Poland

JURI
02-04-2009 A6-0205/2009

REPORT Report with recommendations to the Commission on e-Justice

JURI
26-11-2008 A6-0467/2008

Opinions - as rapporteur

20

OPINION 25th annual report from the Commission on monitoring the application of community law (2007)

PETI
30-03-2009 PETI_AD(2009)418146

OPINION Proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the application of patients' rights in cross-border healthcare

JURI
13-02-2009 JURI_AD(2009)418180

OPINION on the proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Decision 2001/470/EC establishing a European Judicial Network in civil and commercial matters

JURI
04-11-2008 JURI_AD(2008)414306

OPINION European City Guide Report: Petition 45/2006

IMCO
07-10-2008 IMCO_AD(2008)407827

OPINION Parliament's new role and responsibilities implementing the Treaty of Lisbon

JURI
01-07-2008 JURI_AD(2008)405918

OPINION Communication from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament and The European Economic and Social Committee: EU Consumer Policy strategy 2007-2013 - Empowering consumers, enhancing their welfare, effectively protecting them

JURI
31-03-2008 JURI_AD(2008)400486

OPINION Development of the framework for the activities of interest representatives (lobbyists) in the European institutions

JURI
20-12-2007 JURI_AD(2007)394065

OPINION Opinion of the Committee on Petitions for the Committee on Legal Affairs on monitoring the application of Community Law (2005) (23rd annual report) (2006/2271(INI))

PETI
09-10-2007 PETI_AD(2007)390448

OPINION on the proposal for a Council regulation on jurisdiction, applicable law, recognition and enforcement of decisions and cooperation in matters relating to maintenance obligations

JURI
05-10-2007 JURI_AD(2007)386692

OPINION Green Paper on the Review of the Consumer Acquis

JURI
26-06-2007 JURI_AD(2007)390367

Motions for resolutions

19

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the international treaty for the protection of the Arctic

30-03-2009 RC-B6-0163/2009

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the international treaty for the protection of the Arctic

26-03-2009 B6-0175/2009

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Srebrenica

12-01-2009 RC-B6-0022/2009

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Arctic governance

06-10-2008 RC-B6-0523/2008

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Arctic Governance

30-09-2008 B6-0523/2008

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Commission Legislative and Work Programme 2009

23-09-2008 RC-B6-0420/2008

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Commission’s Annual Policy Strategy for 2009

22-04-2008 RC-B6-0144/2008

Written declarations

4

Written declaration on combating the trafficking of children

04-06-2008 P6_DCL(2008)0050 Adopted

Details

Marusya LYUBCHEVA , Zita GURMAI , Diana WALLIS , Eva-Britt SVENSSON , Anna ZÁBORSKÁ

Date opened : 04-06-2008
Lapse date : 09-10-2008
Adopted (date) : 21-10-2008
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P6_TA(2008)0504
Number of signatories : 430 - 09-10-2008

Written declaration on emergency cooperation in recovering missing children

21-04-2008 P6_DCL(2008)0036 Adopted

Details

Edward MCMILLAN-SCOTT , Roberta ANGELILLI , Glenys KINNOCK , Evelyne GEBHARDT , Diana WALLIS

Date opened : 21-04-2008
Lapse date : 24-07-2008
Adopted (date) : 02-09-2008
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P6_TA(2008)0391
Number of signatories : 418 - 24-07-2008

Written declaration on the European emergency call number 112

23-04-2007 P6_DCL(2007)0044 Adopted

Details

Diana WALLIS , Gérard ONESTA , Marc TARABELLA , Alejo VIDAL-QUADRAS , Dimitrios PAPADIMOULIS

Date opened : 23-04-2007
Lapse date : 06-09-2007
Adopted (date) : 25-09-2007
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P6_TA(2007)0408
Number of signatories : 530 - 06-09-2007

Written declaration on endometriosis

09-03-2005 P6_DCL(2005)0013 Lapsed

Details

Diana WALLIS , John BOWIS , Charles TANNOCK , Catherine STIHLER , Jean LAMBERT

Date opened : 09-03-2005
Lapse date : 09-06-2005
Number of signatories : 266 - 09-06-2005

Parliamentary questions

45

EU moratorium on Arctic fisheries

08-04-2009 E-3064/2009 Commission

End-of-Life Vehicles Directive 2000/53

27-11-2008 E-6552/2008 Commission

Free movement of students / European citizenship - Access to university bursaries

27-11-2008 E-6545/2008 Commission

Proposed plant protection products regulation

14-11-2008 E-6359/2008 Commission

Arctic governance in a global world

04-09-2008 O-0084/2008 Commission

Judicial training in the European Union

08-07-2008 P-4084/2008 Commission

Judicial training in the European Union

07-07-2008 H-0567/2008 Council

Cross-border availability of motor insurance

09-06-2008 E-3438/2008 Commission

The Erasmus Mundus programme

06-06-2008 P-3374/2008 Commission

"Certificats de vie" and pension mobility

09-04-2008 E-2253/2008 Commission

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 5th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

54

Consumer protection

19-04-2004 P5_CRE(2004)04-19(6)

Speeches on matters of political importance

08-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-08(6)

Implementation of Directive 73/239/EEC by the United Kingdom between 1978 and 2001 (Lloyd's)

12-02-2004 P5_CRE(2004)02-12(6)

Members' Statute

17-12-2003 P5_CRE(2003)12-17(1)

Vote

16-12-2003 P5_CRE(2003)12-16(3)

The Northern dimension

19-11-2003 P5_CRE(2003)11-19(8)

Lloyd's Petitions

25-09-2003 P5_CRE(2003)09-25(4)

Vote

02-09-2003 P5_CRE(2003)09-02(5)

Legal bases and compliance with Community law

01-09-2003 P5_CRE(2003)09-01(7)

Addition of water and proteins to chicken meat

01-07-2003 P5_CRE(2003)07-01(11)

Reports - as rapporteur

6

Report on action taken on the Community policy on out-of-court settlement of consumer disputes (recommendation 98/257/EC and conclusions of the Tampere European Council) - Committee on Legal Affairs and the Internal Market

JURI
25-04-2001 A5-0134/2001

Report on the proposal for a Council regulation on jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters - Committee on Legal Affairs and the Internal Market

JURI
18-09-2000 A5-0253/2000

Motions for resolutions

21

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Statute for Members of the European Parliament

16-12-2003 RC-B5-0543/2003

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the legislative and work programme of the Commission for 2004

11-12-2003 B5-0538/2003

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Northern Dimension Action Plan

13-11-2003 B5-0474/2003

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Northern Dimension – New Action Plan 2004-2006

13-01-2003 RC-B5-0021/2003

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Northern Dimension Action Plan

09-01-2003 B5-0021/2003

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Statute for Members of the European Parliament

03-12-2002 RC-B5-0620/2002

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Commission’s legislative and work programme for 2003

03-12-2002 RC-B5-0618/2002

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the presentation of the Commission’s programme for 2003

28-11-2002 B5-0624/2002

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Statute for Members

28-11-2002 B5-0620/2002

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the Gotthard tunnel disaster

14-11-2001 RC-B5-0710/2001

Written declarations

2

Written declaration on endometriosis

19-04-2004 P5_DCL(2004)0030 Lapsed

Details

John BOWIS , Jill EVANS , Imelda Mary READ , Catherine STIHLER , Diana WALLIS

Date opened : 19-04-2004
Lapse date : 06-05-2004
Number of signatories : 73 - 06-05-2004

Written declaration on organisation of a debate on adoption of a constitutional treaty

20-02-2004 P5_DCL(2004)0012 Lapsed

Details

Thierry CORNILLET , Monica FRASSONI , Jo LEINEN , Mariotto SEGNI , Diana WALLIS

Date opened : 20-02-2004
Lapse date : 06-05-2004
Number of signatories : 146 - 06-05-2004

Parliamentary questions

18

Posting/delivery of tender documents

18-12-2003 P-3990/2003 Commission

Addition of water and protein to chicken meat

16-07-2003 P-2440/2003 Commission

EEA Agreement on enlargement of the EU

26-03-2003 P-1237/2003 Commission

Staff reform

20-03-2003 O-0019/2003 Commission

Infringement proceedings

17-12-2002 P-3784/2002 Commission

Impact of low-frequency active sonar (LFAS) on marine life

06-12-2002 O-0096/2002 Commission

Impact of low-frequency active sonar (LFAS) on marine life

06-12-2002 O-0095/2002 Council

Proposed Legal Aid Directive

07-11-2002 H-0778/2002 Council

Multiple framework contracts for translation services

16-07-2002 E-2095/2002 Commission

Euro Info Centres

08-01-2002 P-3640/2001 Commission

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

Declaration of financial interests