Timo SOINI : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 14-07-2009 / 15-02-2010 : Europe of freedom and democracy Group - Vice-Chair

National parties 

  • 14-07-2009 / 25-04-2011 : Perussuomalaiset (Finland)

Vice-Chair 

  • 20-07-2009 / 25-04-2011 : Committee on Culture and Education

Member 

  • 16-07-2009 / 19-07-2009 : Committee on Culture and Education
  • 16-09-2009 / 25-04-2011 : Delegation for relations with Canada

Substitute 

  • 16-09-2009 / 25-04-2011 : Delegation for relations with Australia and New Zealand
  • 16-09-2010 / 25-04-2011 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee

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 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

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 Proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the citizens’ initiative  
- CULT_AD(2010)445900 -  
-
CULT 
OPINION on promoting youth access to the labour market, strengthening trainee, internship and apprenticeship status  
- CULT_AD(2010)439394 -  
-
CULT 

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 necessity that each Member State be able to retain its own rules on integration  
- P7_DCL(2010)0004 - Lapsed  
Morten MESSERSCHMIDT , Timo SOINI  
Date opened : 18-01-2010
Lapse date : 06-05-2010
Number of signatories : 33 - 07-05-2010

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests