Toomas Hendrik ILVES
Toomas Hendrik ILVES

Date of birth : , Stokholm

6th parliamentary term Toomas Hendrik ILVES

Political groups

  • 20-07-2004 / 08-10-2006 : Socialist Group in the European Parliament - Member

National parties

  • 20-07-2004 / 08-10-2006 : Sotsiaaldemokraatlik Erakond (Estonia)


  • 22-07-2004 / 08-10-2006 : Committee on Foreign Affairs


  • 21-07-2004 / 21-07-2004 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 15-09-2004 / 08-10-2006 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 19-01-2006 / 08-10-2006 : Temporary Committee on the alleged use of European countries by the CIA for the transport and illegal detention of prisoners


  • 21-07-2004 / 08-10-2006 : Committee on Budgets
  • 15-09-2004 / 08-10-2006 : Delegation to the EU-Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
  • 29-09-2004 / 08-10-2006 : Subcommittee on Security and Defence


Contributions to plenary debates

Speeches made during the plenary session and written declarations relating to plenary debates. Rules Rule 204 and 171(11)

Formal sitting - Estonia

11-03-2008 P6_CRE(2008)03-11(2-109)

Security of energy supply in the European Union (debate)

22-03-2006 P6_CRE-REV(2006)03-22(3-125)

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

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 143

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 anniversary of 17 September 1939

24-09-2004 P6_DCL(2004)0039 Lapsed
Bronisław GEREMEK Vytautas LANDSBERGIS Toomas Hendrik ILVES Valdis DOMBROVSKIS
Date opened : 24-09-2004
Lapse date : 24-12-2004
Number of signatories : 86 - 24-12-2004

Attendance list

This attendance record is an extract from the Minutes of plenary sittings of the 6th parliamentary term. The information therein is supplied for information purposes only and covers the Member's term of office in the European Parliament. It is raw data and does not include corrections for justified absence because of illness, maternal/paternal leave, authorised parliamentary delegation business etc.