Judith A. MERKIES Judith A. MERKIES
Judith A. MERKIES
Netherlands

Date of birth : , London (Middlesex)

7th parliamentary term Judith A. MERKIES

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 : Partij van de Arbeid (Netherlands)

Member

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Petitions
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Petitions

Substitute

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 13-10-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with the Arab Peninsula
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

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 proposal for a Council directive laying down requirements for the protection of the health of the general public with regard to radioactive substances in water intended for human consumption

20-12-2012 ITRE_AD(2012)491256 PE491.256v02-00 ITRE
Judith A. MERKIES

OPINION on an Effective Raw Materials Strategy for Europe

28-06-2011 ENVI_AD(2011)464768 PE464.768v03-00 ENVI
Judith A. MERKIES

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 proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2003/87/EC establishing a scheme for greenhouse gas emission allowance trading within the Community, in view of the implementation by 2020 of an international agreement applying a single global market-based measure to international aviation emissions

24-01-2014 ITRE_AD(2014)524643 PE524.643v02-00 ITRE
Eija-Riitta KORHOLA

OPINION on Reindustrialising Europe to promote competitiveness and sustainability

21-06-2013 ENVI_AD(2013)508269 PE508.269v02-00 ENVI
Tadeusz CYMAŃSKI

OPINION on the proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2003/87/EC clarifying provisions on the timing of auctions of greenhouse gas allowances

28-01-2013 ITRE_AD(2013)500626 PE500.626v02-00 ITRE
Amalia SARTORI

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

Declarations

Original signed/dated declaration archived by the European Parliament.