Britta THOMSEN Britta THOMSEN
Britta THOMSEN
Denmark

Date of birth : , Aalborg

7th parliamentary term Britta THOMSEN

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 : Socialdemokratiet (Denmark)

Member

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with the Mercosur countries
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality

Substitute

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Subcommittee on Security and Defence
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the EU-Kazakhstan, EU-Kyrgyzstan and EU-Uzbekistan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees, and for relations with Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Mongolia
  • 08-10-2009 / 31-07-2011 : Special Committee on the Financial, Economic and Social Crisis
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Subcommittee on Security and Defence
  • 04-06-2013 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Activities

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

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 215

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 Green Paper: ‘From challenges to opportunities: towards a common strategic framework for EU research and innovation funding’

18-07-2011 FEMM_AD(2011)465037 PE465.037v02-00 FEMM
Britta THOMSEN

Opinion on developing the job potential of a new sustainable economy

02-07-2010 FEMM_AD(2010)440172 PE440.172v03-00 FEMM
Britta THOMSEN

OPINION on the Commission communication on Action against Cancer: European Partnership

24-02-2010 FEMM_AD(2010)431010 PE431.010v02-00 FEMM
Britta THOMSEN

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 eradication of torture in the world

23-01-2014 FEMM_AD(2014)519704 PE519.704v02-00 FEMM
Marina YANNAKOUDAKIS

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 98/70/EC relating to the quality of petrol and diesel fuels and amending Directive 2009/28/EC on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources

04-07-2013 ITRE_AD(2013)508012 PE508.012v03-00 ITRE
Alejo VIDAL-QUADRAS

OPINION on the Roadmap to a Single European Transport Area – Towards a competitive and resource efficient transport system

07-10-2011 ITRE_AD(2011)469856 PE469.856v02-00 ITRE
Krišjānis KARIŅŠ

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

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on violence against lesbian women and the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) persons in Africa

04-07-2012 RC-B7-0389/2012

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 establishing a European day in recognition of the victims of European colonisation and colonial slavery

15-04-2013 P7_DCL(2013)0002 Lapsed
Jean-Jacob BICEP Bill NEWTON DUNN John ATTARD-MONTALTO Gay MITCHELL Britta THOMSEN Jean-Luc BENNAHMIAS Filip KACZMAREK Marc TARABELLA Søren Bo SØNDERGAARD João FERREIRA Eva JOLY Ivo VAJGL
Date opened : 15-04-2013
Lapse date : 15-07-2013
Number of signatories : 116 - 21-01-2014

WRITTEN DECLARATION on the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence

19-11-2012 P7_DCL(2012)0037 Lapsed
Britta THOMSEN Raül ROMEVA i RUEDA Antonyia PARVANOVA Barbara MATERA Mikael GUSTAFSSON
Date opened : 19-11-2012
Lapse date : 19-02-2013
Number of signatories : 287 - 07-02-2013

WRITTEN DECLARATION on underweight catwalk models

22-06-2011 P7_DCL(2011)0033 Lapsed
Britta THOMSEN Edit BAUER Eva-Britt SVENSSON Marc TARABELLA Marina YANNAKOUDAKIS
Date opened : 22-06-2011
Lapse date : 27-10-2011
Number of signatories : 74 - 27-10-2011

Declarations

Original signed/dated declaration archived by the European Parliament.