Marco AFFRONTE : 8th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 01-07-2014 / 15-10-2014 : Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy Group - Member
  • 16-10-2014 / 19-10-2014 : Non-attached Members
  • 20-10-2014 / 10-01-2017 : Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy Group - Member
  • 11-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Member

National parties 

  • 01-07-2014 / 10-01-2017 : Movimento 5 Stelle (Italy)
  • 11-01-2017 / 25-02-2019 : Independent (Italy)
  • 26-02-2019 / 01-07-2019 : Federazione dei Verdi (Italy)

Member 

  • 01-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 01-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on Fisheries
  • 14-07-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Delegation to the EU-Turkey Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 14-07-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Delegation to the EU-Albania Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee
  • 19-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 19-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Committee on Fisheries

Substitute 

  • 10-07-2014 / 10-01-2017 : Committee on Petitions
  • 14-07-2014 / 11-05-2015 : Delegation to the EU-Montenegro Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee
  • 17-11-2014 / 10-01-2017 : Delegation for relations with the Federative Republic of Brazil

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)

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

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 an EU strategy for the Adriatic and Ionian region  
- ENVI_AD(2015)557240 -  
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ENVI 
OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down a prohibition on driftnet fisheries, amending Council Regulations (EC) No 850/98, (EC) No 812/2014, (EC) No 2187/2005 and (EC) No 1967/2006 and repealing Council Regulation (EC) No 894/97  
- ENVI_AD(2015)539866 -  
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ENVI 

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 discontinuing seasonal changes of time and repealing Directive 2000/84/EC  
- ENVI_AD(2019)631995 -  
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ENVI 
OPINION on the role of EU regions and cities in implementing the COP 21 Paris Agreement on climate change  
- ENVI_AD(2017)607983 -  
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ENVI 

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

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 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

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 reconsidering whether to build the new Lyon-Turin high-speed rail line  
- P8_DCL(2016)0111 - Lapsed  
Marco VALLI , Daniela AIUTO , Tiziana BEGHIN , Eleonora EVI , Curzio MALTESE , Eleonora FORENZA , Barbara SPINELLI , Karima DELLI , Michèle RIVASI , Isabella ADINOLFI , Marco AFFRONTE , Laura AGEA , David BORRELLI , Fabio Massimo CASTALDO , Ignazio CORRAO , Rosa D'AMATO , Laura FERRARA , Giulia MOI , Piernicola PEDICINI , Dario TAMBURRANO , Marco ZANNI , Marco ZULLO  
Date opened : 24-10-2016
Lapse date : 24-01-2017
Number of signatories : 43 - 25-01-2017
Written declaration on the international mapping of floating garbage patches  
- P8_DCL(2016)0093 - Lapsed  
Alain CADEC , Angélique DELAHAYE , Ricardo SERRÃO SANTOS , Simona BONAFÈ , Marco AFFRONTE , Norica NICOLAI , Linnéa ENGSTRÖM , Remo SERNAGIOTTO , Werner KUHN , Liadh NÍ RIADA  
Date opened : 12-09-2016
Lapse date : 12-12-2016
Number of signatories : 86 - 13-12-2016
Written declaration on the reduction of microplastic pollution  
- P8_DCL(2016)0006 - Lapsed  
Catherine BEARDER , Roberta METSOLA , Ricardo SERRÃO SANTOS , Margrete AUKEN , Brian HAYES , Gerben-Jan GERBRANDY , Marco AFFRONTE , Linnéa ENGSTRÖM , Françoise GROSSETÊTE , José Inácio FARIA , Kathleen VAN BREMPT  
Date opened : 01-02-2016
Lapse date : 01-05-2016
Number of signatories : 340 - 02-05-2016

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests