Pablo ZALBA BIDEGAIN : 8th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 01-07-2014 / 17-11-2016 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) - Member

National parties 

  • 01-07-2014 / 17-11-2016 : Partido Popular (Spain)

Vice-Chair 

  • 08-01-2015 / 17-11-2016 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

Member 

  • 01-07-2014 / 07-01-2015 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 14-07-2014 / 14-12-2014 : Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China
  • 15-12-2014 / 17-11-2016 : Delegation to the EU-Chile Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 12-02-2015 / 30-11-2015 : Special Committee on Tax Rulings and Other Measures Similar in Nature or Effect
  • 08-06-2015 / 17-11-2016 : Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly
  • 02-12-2015 / 02-08-2016 : Special Committee on Tax Rulings and Other Measures Similar in Nature or Effect (TAXE 2)
  • 21-01-2016 / 17-11-2016 : Committee of Inquiry into Emission Measurements in the Automotive Sector
  • 24-06-2016 / 17-11-2016 : Committee of Inquiry to investigate alleged contraventions and maladministration in the application of Union law in relation to money laundering, tax avoidance and tax evasion

Substitute 

  • 01-07-2014 / 17-11-2016 : Committee on International Trade
  • 14-07-2014 / 14-12-2014 : Delegation to the EU-Chile Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 14-07-2014 / 02-06-2015 : Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly
  • 21-01-2015 / 17-11-2016 : Delegation for relations with the countries of the Andean Community

Main parliamentary 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

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 123, Rule 128, Rule 130b, Rule 135.

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 128

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 130, Annex II

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 supporting ‘Odysseus’ for the relaunching of the European Voluntary Service  
- P8_DCL(2016)0105 - Lapsed  
Jonás FERNÁNDEZ , Pablo ZALBA BIDEGAIN , Silvia COSTA , Antonio TAJANI , Ramón JÁUREGUI ATONDO , Jean-Marie CAVADA , Dimitrios PAPADIMOULIS , Karima DELLI , Alain LAMASSOURE , Jo LEINEN , Molly SCOTT CATO , Svetoslav Hristov MALINOV , Mercedes BRESSO , Enrique CALVET CHAMBON , Barbara MATERA , Juan Fernando LÓPEZ AGUILAR , José Manuel FERNANDES , Neena GILL , Santiago FISAS AYXELÀ , Hugues BAYET , Alfred SANT , Renato SORU , Eider GARDIAZABAL RUBIAL  
Date opened : 03-10-2016
Lapse date : 03-01-2017
Number of signatories : 91 - 04-01-2017
Written declaration on professional athletes’ labour rights  
- P8_DCL(2016)0096 - Lapsed  
Theodoros ZAGORAKIS , Santiago FISAS AYXELÀ , Marc TARABELLA , Bogdan Brunon WENTA , Virginie ROZIÈRE , Hannu TAKKULA , Silvia COSTA , Antanas GUOGA , Lefteris CHRISTOFOROU , Pablo ZALBA BIDEGAIN , Tomáš ZDECHOVSKÝ , Patricija ŠULIN  
Date opened : 12-09-2016
Lapse date : 12-12-2016
Number of signatories : 104 - 13-12-2016
Written declaration on the urgent need to raise intervention prices in order to stem the crisis in the dairy sector  
- P8_DCL(2016)0069 - Lapsed  
José BLANCO LÓPEZ , Iratxe GARCÍA PÉREZ , Paolo DE CASTRO , Isabelle THOMAS , Clara Eugenia AGUILERA GARCÍA , Esther HERRANZ GARCÍA , Francisco José MILLÁN MON , Izaskun BILBAO BARANDICA , Maite PAGAZAURTUNDÚA RUIZ , Stanislav POLČÁK , Daniel BUDA , Jonás FERNÁNDEZ , Eider GARDIAZABAL RUBIAL , Sergio GUTIÉRREZ PRIETO , Ricardo SERRÃO SANTOS , Fernando RUAS , Carlos COELHO , Cláudia MONTEIRO DE AGUIAR , Nuno MELO , Sofia RIBEIRO , José Manuel FERNANDES , Jordi Vicent SEBASTIA TALAVERA , Estefanía TORRES MARTÍNEZ , Eric ANDRIEU , Agustín DÍAZ DE MERA GARCÍA CONSUEGRA , Gabriel MATO , Pablo ZALBA BIDEGAIN  
Date opened : 12-09-2016
Lapse date : 12-12-2016
Number of signatories : 58 - 13-12-2016

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests 

Declarations of participation by Members in events organised by third parties