Chris DAVIES : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member

National parties 

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Liberal Democrats Party (United Kingdom)

Member 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Fisheries

Substitute 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Budgetary Control
  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Fisheries
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with Israel
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Budgetary Control

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

Reports - as shadow rapporteur 
Political groups designate a shadow rapporteur for each report in the responsible committee to follow progress and negotiate compromise texts with the rapporteur. Rule 205a

REPORT on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2003/87/EC establishing a scheme for greenhouse gas emission allowance trading within the Community, in view of the implementation by 2020 of an international agreement applying a single global market-based measure to international aviation emissions  
- A7-0079/2014 -  
-
ENVI 

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 proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the prevention and management of the introduction and spread of invasive alien species  
- PECH_AD(2014)521601 -  
-
PECH 
OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the Common Fisheries Policy  
- ENVI_AD(2012)480515 -  
-
ENVI 

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur 
Political groups designate a shadow rapporteur for an opinion to follow progress and negotiate compromise texts with the rapporteur. Rule 205a

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on Animal Health  
- PECH_AD(2014)521603 -  
-
PECH 
OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on access to genetic resources and the fair and equitable sharing of benefits arising from their utilization in the Union  
- PECH_AD(2013)504318 -  
-
PECH 
OPINION on follow-up on the delegation of legislative powers and the control by Member States of the Commission’s exercise of implementing powers  
- ENVI_AD(2013)507927 -  
-
ENVI 

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 the protection of dolphins in the Black Sea  
- P7_DCL(2012)0023 - Lapsed  
Elena BĂSESCU , Chris DAVIES , Andrey KOVATCHEV , Isabella LÖVIN , Kristian VIGENIN  
Date opened : 02-07-2012
Lapse date : 08-11-2012
Number of signatories : 193 - 26-10-2012
Written declaration on improving accident prevention measures and environmental liability provisions in the extractive industries  
- P7_DCL(2010)0100 - Lapsed  
Daciana Octavia SÂRBU , János ÁDER , José BOVÉ , Chris DAVIES , Csaba Sándor TABAJDI  
Date opened : 13-12-2010
Lapse date : 24-03-2011
Number of signatories : 99 - 24-03-2011
Written declaration on support for strengthening the European Union ban on shark finning  
- P7_DCL(2010)0071 - Adopted  
Jean-Paul BESSET , Chris DAVIES , Sirpa PIETIKÄINEN , Daciana Octavia SÂRBU  
Date opened : 20-09-2010
Lapse date : 20-12-2010
Adopted (date) : 16-12-2010
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P7_TA(2010)0497
Number of signatories : 423 - 16-12-2010

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests