Jeroen LENAERS : 8th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 01-07-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) - Member

National parties 

  • 01-07-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Christen Democratisch Appèl (Netherlands)

Vice-Chair 

  • 16-10-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
  • 14-09-2017 / 14-11-2018 : Special Committee on Terrorism

Member 

  • 01-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 14-07-2014 / 15-10-2014 : Delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
  • 19-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 12-09-2017 / 13-09-2017 : Special Committee on Terrorism

Substitute 

  • 01-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 14-07-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Delegation to the EU-Kazakhstan, EU-Kyrgyzstan, EU-Uzbekistan and EU-Tajikistan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees and for relations with Turkmenistan and Mongolia
  • 19-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

Main parliamentary activities 

Contributions to plenary debates 
Speeches made during the plenary session and written declarations relating to plenary debates. Rules Rule 204 and 171(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 55

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 215

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 56, Rule 57, Annex VI

DRAFT OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing, as part of the Integrated Border Management Fund, the instrument for financial support for customs control equipment  
- LIBE_AD(2018)627838 -  
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LIBE 
OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing the Digital Europe programme for the period 2021-2027  
- LIBE_AD(2018)627774 -  
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LIBE 
OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the activities and supervision on institutions for occupational retirement provisions (recast)  
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EMPL 

Motions for resolutions 
Motions for resolutions are tabled on topical issues, at the request of a committee, a political group or at least 5% of the Members, and voted on in plenary. Rule 132, Rule 136, Rule 139, Rule 144.

Oral questions 
Questions for oral answer with debate, addressed to the European Commission, the Council or the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union can be tabled by a committee, a political group or at least 5% of Parliament’s members. Rule 136

Other parliamentary activities 

Written questions 
Members can submit a specific number of questions to the President of the European Council, the Council, the Commission and the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union, for written answer. Rule 138, Annex III

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 access to employment for those affected by neurological disorders and chronic pain conditions  
- P8_DCL(2016)0112 - Lapsed  
Marian HARKIN , Jeroen LENAERS , Daciana Octavia SÂRBU , Jean LAMBERT , Ivo VAJGL , Dame Glenis WILLMOTT , Biljana BORZAN , Jana ŽITŇANSKÁ , José BLANCO LÓPEZ , Eva KAILI , Jutta STEINRUCK , Elena GENTILE , Heinz K. BECKER , Brian HAYES , Roberta METSOLA , Miroslav MIKOLÁŠIK , Sirpa PIETIKÄINEN , Sofia RIBEIRO , Bogdan Brunon WENTA , Cristian-Silviu BUŞOI , Karin KADENBACH , Merja KYLLÖNEN  
Date opened : 24-10-2016
Lapse date : 24-01-2017
Number of signatories : 179 - 25-01-2017
Written declaration on improving emergency cooperation in recovering endangered missing children and improving child alert mechanisms in the EU Member States  
- P8_DCL(2016)0007 - Closed with majority  
Tomáš ZDECHOVSKÝ , Eleonora EVI , Jana ŽITŇANSKÁ , Kinga GÁL , Helga STEVENS , Lefteris CHRISTOFOROU , Roberta METSOLA , Patricija ŠULIN , Professor Dubravka ŠUICA , Theodoros ZAGORAKIS , Catherine STIHLER , Miriam DALLI , Renate WEBER , Philippe DE BACKER , Anna Maria CORAZZA BILDT , Jeroen LENAERS , Indrek TARAND , Sophia in 't VELD , Caterina CHINNICI  
Date opened : 01-02-2016
Lapse date : 01-05-2016
Adopted (date) : 02-05-2016
List of signatories : P8_PV(2016)05-09(ANN01)
Number of signatories : 465 - 02-05-2016

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests 

Declarations of participation by Members in events organised by third parties 

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