Joachim ZELLER : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) - Member

National parties 

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Christlich Demokratische Union Deutschlands (Germany)

Member 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Regional Development
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the EU-Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Regional Development

Substitute 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the EU-Kazakhstan, EU-Kyrgyzstan and EU-Uzbekistan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees, and for relations with Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Mongolia
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly
  • 17-06-2010 / 30-06-2011 : Special committee on the policy challenges and budgetary resources for a sustainable European Union after 2013
  • 19-01-2012 / 08-02-2012 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 09-02-2012 / 08-07-2013 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 25-04-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Subcommittee on Security and Defence
  • 09-07-2013 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Budgetary Control

Activities 

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

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 long-term financing of the European economy  
- REGI_AD(2013)522948 -  
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REGI 
OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2012/34EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 November 2012 establishing a single European railway area, as regards the opening of the market for domestic passenger transport services by rail and the governance of the railway infrastructure  
- REGI_AD(2013)514715 -  
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REGI 
OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a European Neighbourhood Instrument  
- REGI_AD(2012)487921 -  
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REGI 

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 forward policy planning and long-term trends: budgetary implications for capacity-building  
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REGI 
OPINION on social housing in the European Union  
- REGI_AD(2013)504250 -  
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REGI 

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 establishing 30 May as European Day of Foster Families  
- P7_DCL(2010)0010 - Lapsed  
Joanna Katarzyna SKRZYDLEWSKA , Barbara MATERA , Joachim ZELLER , Artur ZASADA , Wojciech Michał OLEJNICZAK  
Date opened : 24-02-2010
Lapse date : 17-06-2010
Number of signatories : 125 - 17-06-2010

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests 

Contact 

  • Bruxelles 

    Parlement européen
    Bât. Altiero Spinelli
    15E130
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles/Brussel
     
  • Strasbourg 

    Parlement européen
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    T10084
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    CS 91024
    F-67070 Strasbourg Cedex
     
  • Postal address 

    European Parliament
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    Altiero Spinelli 15E130
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