Rebecca TAYLOR : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 08-03-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member

National parties 

  • 08-03-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Liberal Democrats Party (United Kingdom)


  • 14-03-2012 / 28-03-2012 : Committee on Petitions
  • 14-03-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Legal Affairs


  • 08-03-2012 / 27-03-2012 : Delegation for relations with Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro and Kosovo
  • 08-03-2012 / 27-03-2012 : Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council
  • 28-03-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety


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

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 improving access to finance for SMEs  
- JURI_AD(2012)497893 -  

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 evaluation of justice in relation to criminal justice and the rule of law  
- JURI_AD(2014)528063 -  
OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on certain rules governing actions for damages under national law for infringements of the competition law provisions of the Member States and of the European Union  
- JURI_AD(2014)524711 -  
OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on payment services in the internal market and amending Directives 2002/65/EC, 2013/36/EU and 2009/110/EC and repealing Directive 2007/64/EC  
- JURI_AD(2013)523013 -  

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 thalidomide scandal and the health needs of the remaining survivors in Europe  
- P7_DCL(2014)0011 - Lapsed  
Nirj DEVA , Edward MCMILLAN-SCOTT , Rebecca TAYLOR , Phil BENNION , Linda McAVAN , Dame Glenis WILLMOTT , Phil PRENDERGAST , Claudiu Ciprian TĂNĂSESCU , Mairead McGUINNESS , Eleni THEOCHAROUS , Marian HARKIN  
Date opened : 16-01-2014
Lapse date : 16-04-2014
Number of signatories : 108 - 17-04-2014
Written declaration on protection of people with autism from bullying  
- P7_DCL(2013)0024 - Lapsed  
Phil BENNION , Catherine BEARDER , Nessa CHILDERS , Nathalie GRIESBECK , Fiona HALL , Marian HARKIN , Danuta JAZŁOWIECKA , Jörg LEICHTFRIED , Bill NEWTON DUNN , Thomas MANN , Phil PRENDERGAST , Rebecca TAYLOR , Roberts ZĪLE , Angelika WERTHMANN  
Date opened : 09-12-2013
Lapse date : 09-03-2014
Number of signatories : 156 - 09-03-2014
Written declaration on recognising the burden of allergic disease  
- P7_DCL(2013)0022 - Lapsed  
Françoise GROSSETÊTE , Frédérique RIES , Nessa CHILDERS , Marina YANNAKOUDAKIS , Elisabetta GARDINI , Rebecca TAYLOR , Philippe JUVIN , Sirpa PIETIKÄINEN , Antonyia PARVANOVA , Claudiu Ciprian TĂNĂSESCU , Elena Oana ANTONESCU  
Date opened : 21-10-2013
Lapse date : 21-01-2014
Number of signatories : 179 - 21-01-2014


Declaration of financial interests