Guy VERHOFSTADT
Guy VERHOFSTADT
Belgium

Date of birth : , Dendermonde

9th parliamentary term Guy VERHOFSTADT

Political groups

  • 02-07-2019 / 15-07-2024 : Renew Europe Group - Member

National parties

  • 02-07-2019 / 15-07-2024 : Open Vlaamse Liberalen en Democraten (Belgium)

Member

  • 02-07-2019 / 19-01-2022 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • 02-07-2019 / 15-07-2024 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 20-01-2022 / 15-07-2024 : Committee on Constitutional Affairs

Substitute

  • 02-07-2019 / 15-07-2024 : Delegation for relations with Israel
  • 02-07-2019 / 15-07-2024 : Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean

Main parliamentary activities

Contributions to plenary debates

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

Pre-enlargement reforms and policy reviews (debate)

25-04-2024 P9_CRE-PROV(2024)04-25(4-034-0000)

Voting time

11-04-2024 P9_CRE-REV(2024)04-11(2-082-0000)

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

Oral questions

Questions for oral answer with debate, addressed to the European Commission, the Council or the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union can be tabled by a committee, a political group or at least 5% of Parliament’s members. Rule 136

Call for a European strategy to counter hostage diplomacy

27-02-2023 O-000007/2023 Vice-President of the Commission / High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy

Other parliamentary activities

Written questions

Members can submit a specific number of questions to the President of the European Council, the Council, the Commission and the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union, for written answer. Rule 138, Annex III

Questions to the Bureau, the Conference of Presidents and the Quaestors

Members can submit questions to the President concerning the Bureau, the Conference of Presidents and the Quaestors as regards their respective duties. Rule 32(2)

Questions to the ECB and concerning the SSM and the SRM

Members can put questions for written reply to the ECB and questions concerning the Single Supervisory Mechanism and the Single Resolution Mechanism. Such questions are first submitted to the Chair of the responsible committee.Rule 140, Rule 141, Annex III

Answers to questions to the ECB and concerning the SSM and the SRM

Reply to members’ questions to the ECB and questions concerning the Single Supervisory Mechanism and the Single Resolution Mechanism. Rule 140, Rule 141, Annex III