Toine MANDERS
  • Toine
    MANDERS
  • Netherlands
  • Date of birth: 14 March 1956, Stiphout

Political groups

  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Group of the European Liberal, Democrat and Reform Party - Member
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member

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)
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Volkspartij voor Vrijheid en Democratie (Netherlands)

Vice-Chair

  • 22.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Delegation to the European Economic Area Joint Parliamentary Committee (EEA)

Member

  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Legal Affairs and the Internal Market
  • 25.10.2001 / 14.01.2002 : Members from the European Parliament to the Joint Parliamentary Assembly of the Agreement between the African, Caribbean and Pacific States and the European Union (ACP-EU)
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Legal Affairs and the Internal Market
  • 06.02.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Members from the European Parliament to the Joint Parliamentary Assembly of the Agreement between the African, Caribbean and Pacific States and the European Union (ACP-EU)
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China
  • 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
  • 14.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection

Substitute

  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 22.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 22.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 16.07.2009 / 07.11.2011 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with India
  • 08.11.2011 / 15.11.2011 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 16.11.2011 / 29.11.2011 : Committee on Legal Affairs
  • 30.11.2011 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 7th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

41

Transfer of motor vehicles (A7-0278/2013 - Toine Manders) (vote)

16-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-16(7.23)

Transfer of motor vehicles (debate)

15-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-15(23)

Transfer of motor vehicles (debate) (2)

15-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-15(23)

Package travel and assisted travel arrangements (debate)

11-03-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)03-11(18)

Manufacture, presentation and sale of tobacco and related products (A7-0276/2013 - Linda McAvan) (vote)

08-10-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)10-08(9.8)

Recreational craft and personal watercraft (debate)

08-10-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)10-08(21)

Attacks against information systems (A7-0224/2013 - Monika Hohlmeier) (vote)

04-07-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)07-04(13.2)

Sound level of motor vehicles (debate)

05-02-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)02-05(15)

Reports - as rapporteur

3

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

20

REPORT with recommendations to the Commission on the governance of the Single Market

IMCO
28-01-2013 A7-0019/2013

Opinions - as rapporteur

5

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on collective management of copyright and related rights and multi-territorial licensing of rights in musical works for online uses in the internal market

IMCO
24-06-2013 IMCO_AD(2013)508055

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on certain permitted uses of orphan works

IMCO
07-12-2011 IMCO_AD(2011)473720

OPINION on the European dimension in sport

JURI
11-10-2011 JURI_AD(2011)467328

OPINION on the proposal for a Council decision on the conclusion of the Protocol between the European Union and the Principality of Andorra extending to customs security measures the Agreement in the form of an Exchange of Letters between the European Economic Community and the Principality of Andorra

IMCO
14-04-2011 IMCO_AD(2011)458554

OPINION Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions: Towards a Single Market Act for a highly competitive social market economy - 50 proposals for improving our work, business and exchanges with one another

JURI
01-03-2011 JURI_AD(2011)454705

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

15

OPINION on the proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on the deployment of the interoperable EU-wide eCall

IMCO
28-11-2013 IMCO_AD(2013)521607

OPINION on the proposal for a Council regulation establishing a Community system for registration of carriers of radioactive materials

ENVI
04-06-2013 ENVI_AD(2013)506022

OPINION Making the internal energy market work

IMCO
30-05-2013 IMCO_AD(2013)507948

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on periodic roadworthiness tests for motor vehicles and their trailers and repealing Directive 2009/40/EC

IMCO
27-05-2013 IMCO_AD(2013)506045

OPINION on the Energy roadmap 2050, a future with energy

ENVI
15-10-2012 ENVI_AD(2012)489703

OPINION on European Semester for economic policy coordination: implementation of 2012 priorities

IMCO
18-09-2012 IMCO_AD(2012)496396

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on public procurement

ENVI
02-08-2012 ENVI_AD(2012)487738

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the sound level of motor vehicles

IMCO
25-06-2012 IMCO_AD(2012)487784

OPINION on the European dimension in sport

IMCO
27-09-2011 IMCO_AD(2011)469833

OPINION on better legislation, subsidiarity and proportionality and smart regulation

IMCO
26-05-2011 IMCO_AD(2011)460948

Motions for resolutions

1

Parliamentary questions

20

Fuel duty increases distort the market

12-03-2014 E-002939/2014 Commission

Raising awareness of our lifestyle

04-03-2014 P-002503/2014 Commission

Aggravation of crisis by EU Member States themselves failing to honour IMF agreements

04-02-2014 P-001095/2014 Commission

Tackling food wastage

18-07-2013 P-008843/2013 Commission

Distortion of the internal market

08-03-2013 E-002753/2013 Commission

European noise standards for rail transport

08-03-2013 P-002744/2013 Commission

Better communication concerning the internal market

04-02-2013 E-001163/2013 Commission

European classification system for medicines based on risks of impairment of driving ability

07-01-2013 P-000024/2013 Commission

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

57

Trade in seal products (debate)

04-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-04(21)

Explanations of vote

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

A6-0184/2009 - REPORT Report on discharge in respect of the implementation of the European Union general budget for the financial year 2007 - Section I - European Parliament

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

Interoperability of mobile chargers (debate)

24-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-24(14)

Type-approval requirements for the general safety of motor vehicles (debate)

10-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-10(5)

Gas supplies by Russia to Ukraine and the EU (debate)

14-01-2009 P6_CRE(2009)01-14(9)

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

Explanations of vote

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

A6-0396/2008 - REPORT on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a facility for rapid response to soaring food prices in developing countries

Protection of consumers in respect of certain aspects of timeshares (debate)

22-10-2008 P6_CRE(2008)10-22(3)

Reports - as rapporteur

2

Opinions - as rapporteur

3

OPINION Proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2003/55/EC concerning common rules for the internal market in natural gas

IMCO
09-04-2008 IMCO_AD(2008)402499

OPINION White Paper: White Paper on sport

IMCO
27-03-2008 IMCO_AD(2008)402497

OPINION Draft opinion on the economic and the consumer aspects of professional football in the internal market (2006/2130 (INI)

IMCO
24-01-2007 IMCO_AD(2007)376767

Motions for resolutions

3

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on product, and particularly toy, safety

19-09-2007 B6-0351/2007

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on future patent policy in Europe

04-10-2006 B6-0522/2006

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the patentability of computer-implemented inventions

10-11-2004 B6-0152/2004

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on the 'Le Joola'

16-12-2004 P6_DCL(2004)0062 Lapsed

Details

Margrietus van den BERG , Marianne THYSSEN , Joost LAGENDIJK , Toine MANDERS

Date opened : 16-12-2004
Lapse date : 16-03-2005
Number of signatories : 45 - 16-03-2005

Parliamentary questions

45

Introduction of a European Union statutory maximum limit of 23 kg which may be lifted manually

22-12-2008 E-7096/2008 Commission

Providing incentives for business investment under the EU rescue plan

18-12-2008 E-7023/2008 Commission

Providing incentives for business investment under the EU rescue plan

18-12-2008 E-7022/2008 Council

Universal right to clean air in the EU

19-11-2008 E-6436/2008 Commission

Requiring rubber caps on reinforcing bars

08-10-2008 P-5610/2008 Commission

Mobile phone chargers

02-07-2008 P-3953/2008 Commission

Collective redress for consumers

23-05-2008 P-3115/2008 Commission

Connection between food prices and the use of biofuels

28-04-2008 E-2701/2008 Commission

Indication of nutritional values of restaurant dishes

12-03-2008 E-1698/2008 Commission

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 5th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

53

Environmental liability

30-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-30(12)

Environmental liability (2)

30-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-30(12)

Vote (continuation)

11-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-11(6)

Vote (continuation) (2)

11-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-11(6)

Intellectual property

09-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-09(3)

Vote

11-02-2004 P5_CRE(2004)02-11(4)

Recognition of professional qualifications

15-01-2004 P5_CRE(2004)01-15(1)

Vote

15-01-2004 P5_CRE(2004)01-15(3)

Copyright

15-01-2004 P5_CRE(2004)01-15(4)

Vote

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

Reports - as rapporteur

3

Motions for resolutions

1

Written declarations

2

Written declaration on the fight against piracy and counterfeiting in the enlarged EU

26-03-2003 P5_DCL(2003)0005 Adopted

Details

Arlene McCARTHY , Janelly FOURTOU , Toine MANDERS , Raina A. Mercedes ECHERER , Marcelino OREJA ARBURÚA

Date opened : 26-03-2003
Lapse date : 26-06-2003
Adopted (date) : 05-06-2003
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P5_TA(2003)0275
Number of signatories : 320 - 05-06-2003

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

47

Inconsistencies in the Community Customs Code (CCC)

23-02-2004 E-0637/2004 Commission

Misuse of the model European disabled person's parking card

06-02-2004 E-0471/2004 Commission

Debt and European professional football

26-01-2004 E-0122/2004 Commission

Disruption of the internal market (in meat) in France

24-11-2003 P-3540/2003 Commission

German deposit system

09-10-2003 O-0066/2003 Commission

GSM roaming tariffs

10-09-2003 E-2689/2003 Commission

Action Plan for European Professional Football

10-09-2003 E-2671/2003 Commission

Illegal introduction of a modified deposit system in Germany

02-09-2003 P-2729/2003 Commission

Reduction in VAT rates for labour-intensive sectors

28-08-2003 E-2688/2003 Commission

Interreg bureaucracy

16-07-2003 E-2344/2003 Commission

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

Declaration of financial interests