Vital MOREIRA : 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 : Partido Socialista (Portugal)

Chair 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on International Trade
  • 25-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on International Trade

Member 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Conference of Committee Chairs
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with the Pan-African Parliament
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 08-10-2009 / 10-11-2009 : Special Committee on the Financial, Economic and Social Crisis
  • 19-01-2012 / 24-01-2012 : Committee on International Trade
  • 25-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Conference of Committee Chairs

Substitute 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs

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

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 the implementation of the Treaty of Lisbon with respect to the European Parliament  
- INTA_AD(2014)521695 -  
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INTA 
OPINION on the proposal for a Council decision on the conclusion of an Agreement between the European Union and the Swiss Confederation concerning cooperation on the application of their competition laws  
- INTA_AD(2013)521671 -  
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INTA 
OPINION Proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the rules and general principles concerning mechanisms for control by Member States of the Commission’s exercise of implementing powers  
- INTA_AD(2010)441017 -  
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INTA 

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 review of the European Neighbourhood Policy  
- AFCO_AD(2011)472292 -  
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AFCO 
OPINION on better legislation, subsidiarity and proportionality and smart regulation  
- AFCO_AD(2011)462857 -  
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AFCO 

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

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests