Othmar KARAS
Othmar KARAS

Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)

Member

Austria - Österreichische Volkspartei (Austria)

Date of birth : , Ybbs an der Donau

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Vice-President

PE
European Parliament
Responsibilities as vice-president:

  • Relations with national Parliaments, primary responsibility (with Vice-President Charanzová)
  • Parliamentary democracy and modern parliamentarism
  • Implementation of Article 17 TFEU
  • Information Policy and Press, including European Parliament Liaison Offices (EPLOs) (with Vice-President Barley)
  • Europe Day (with Vice-President Picierno)
  • Members’ Research Service and Library (EPRS) (with Vice-President Hojsík)
  • WG on Information and Communication Policy, Chair
  • Replacing the President for the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) countries
  • Replacing the President for Africa and the Organisation of African, Caribbean and Pacific States (with Vice-President Angel)
  • Replacing the President for World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF), secondary responsibility (with Vice-President Silva Pereira)
  • Replacing the President for multilateral bodies (security) including North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), secondary responsibility (with Vice-President Picierno)

Vice-Chair

FISC
Subcommittee on Tax Matters

Member

BURO
Parliament's Bureau
ECON
Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

Substitute

ITRE
Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
AFCO
Committee on Constitutional Affairs
DPAL
Delegation for relations with Palestine
D-US
Delegation for relations with the United States
DASE
Delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
DMED
Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean
DACP
Delegation to the OACPS-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
DCAB
Delegation to the Caribbean-EU Parliamentary Assembly

Most recent activities

Composition of political groups DE

07-02-2024 P9_CRE-PROV(2024)02-07(3-006-0000)
Contributions to plenary debates

Negotiations ahead of Parliament’s first reading (Rule 71) (action taken) DE

07-02-2024 P9_CRE-PROV(2024)02-07(3-008-0000)
Contributions to plenary debates

Contact

Bruxelles

Parlement européen
Bât. ALTIERO SPINELLI
06E202
60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
B-1047 Bruxelles/Brussel
Strasbourg

Parlement européen
Bât. LOUISE WEISS
T12023
1, avenue du Président Robert Schuman
CS 91024
F-67070 Strasbourg Cedex