United Kingdom

Date of birth : , Wetherby

7th parliamentary term Robert STURDY

Political groups

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Member

National parties

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Conservative Party (United Kingdom)


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


  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 16-06-2010 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the Cariforum — EU Parliamentary Committee
  • 19-01-2012 / 24-01-2012 : Committee on International Trade


  • 21-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with Iraq
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with the Pan-African Parliament
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development


Contributions to plenary debates

Speeches made during the plenary session and written declarations relating to plenary debates. Rules Rule 204 and 171(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 55

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 56, Rule 57, Annex VI

OPINION on the Framework Agreement between the EU and its Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Korea, of the other part

27-01-2014 INTA_AD(2014)524636 PE524.636v02-00 INTA

OPINION on the EU’s External Aviation Policy - Addressing Future Challenges

21-03-2013 INTA_AD(2013)504234 PE504.234v02-00 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 215

OPINION on the implementation of the Treaty of Lisbon with respect to the European Parliament

21-01-2014 INTA_AD(2014)521695 PE521.695v02-00 INTA

OPINION Reindustrialising Europe to promote competitiveness and sustainability

20-06-2013 INTA_AD(2013)506367 PE506.367v02-00 INTA
Marielle DE SARNEZ

OPINION on advancing development through trade

23-01-2013 INTA_AD(2013)498043 PE498.043v02-00 INTA

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


Original signed/dated declaration archived by the European Parliament.