Kinga GÖNCZ : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament - Member

National parties 

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Magyar Szocialista Párt (Hungary)

Vice-Chair 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • 23-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

Member 

  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro and Kosovo
  • 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 / 22-01-2012 : Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

Substitute 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Petitions
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
  • 08-10-2009 / 31-07-2011 : Special Committee on the Financial, Economic and Social Crisis
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Petitions

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

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 negotiations on the MFF 2014-2020: lessons to be learned and the way forward  
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LIBE 
OPINION on Rethinking Education: Investing in skills for better socio-economic outcomes  
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EMPL 
OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on establishing the Creative Europe Programme  
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EMPL 

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 the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the accessibility of public sector bodies' websites  
- EMPL_AD(2013)510606 -  
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EMPL 
OPINION on gender aspects of the European Framework for National Roma Inclusion Strategies  
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EMPL 
OPINION on Eco-innovation – Jobs and Growth through environmental policy  
- EMPL_AD(2013)510625 -  
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EMPL 

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 the establishment of a European Commission directorate for disability  
- P7_DCL(2014)0007 - Lapsed  
Marian HARKIN , Alejandro CERCAS , Cecilia WIKSTRÖM , Nessa CHILDERS , Ádám KÓSA , Csaba SÓGOR , Edward MCMILLAN-SCOTT , Csaba ŐRY , Antigoni PAPADOPOULOU , Gay MITCHELL , Kinga GÖNCZ  
Date opened : 16-01-2014
Lapse date : 16-04-2014
Number of signatories : 125 - 17-04-2014
Written declaration on improving the early diagnosis of cardiovascular diseases among women  
- P7_DCL(2014)0003 - Lapsed  
Danuta JAZŁOWIECKA , Roberta ANGELILLI , Antigoni PAPADOPOULOU , Antonyia PARVANOVA , Ria OOMEN-RUIJTEN , Jean LAMBERT , Edit BAUER , Kinga GÖNCZ , Elena BĂSESCU , Christa KLASS , Licia RONZULLI , Verónica LOPE FONTAGNÉ , Elisabeth MORIN-CHARTIER  
Date opened : 13-01-2014
Lapse date : 13-04-2014
Number of signatories : 151 - 14-04-2014
Written declaration on education and employment for persons with autism spectrum disorders and similar challenges  
- P7_DCL(2013)0025 - Lapsed  
Ole CHRISTENSEN , Heinz K. BECKER , Edit BAUER , Ivo BELET , Bendt BENDTSEN , Minodora CLIVETI , Kinga GÖNCZ , Marian HARKIN , Anne E. JENSEN , Stephen HUGHES , Elisabeth MORIN-CHARTIER  
Date opened : 09-12-2013
Lapse date : 09-03-2014
Number of signatories : 160 - 10-03-2014

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests