Luís Paulo ALVES : 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)

Member 

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

Substitute 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the EU-Turkey Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development

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 tackling youth unemployment: possible ways out  
- REGI_AD(2013)510752 -  
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REGI 
OPINION on the future of social services of general interest  
- REGI_AD(2011)458568 -  
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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 the reform of the Common Fisheries Policy – Overarching Communication  
- REGI_AD(2012)483783 -  
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REGI 
OPINION on the small scale and artisanal fisheries and the CFP reform  
- REGI_AD(2012)483782 -  
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REGI 
OPINION on the CAP towards 2020: meeting the food, natural resources and territorial challenges of the future  
- REGI_AD(2011)460746 -  
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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 a Competitiveness and Innovation Network in the outermost regions of the European Union  
- P7_DCL(2011)0034 - Lapsed  
Nuno TEIXEIRA , Luís Paulo ALVES , Elie HOARAU , Gabriel MATO , Maria do Céu PATRÃO NEVES  
Date opened : 04-07-2011
Lapse date : 04-11-2011
Number of signatories : 88 - 27-10-2011

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests