Christa KLASS : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) - Member

National parties 

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Christlich Demokratische Union Deutschlands (Germany)

Vice-Chair 

  • 17-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 05-11-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

Member 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 16-09-2009 / 16-09-2009 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 19-01-2012 / 04-11-2012 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

Substitute 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with the countries of Central America
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality

Activities 

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 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 decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on a General Union Environment Action Programme to 2020 "Living well, within the limits of our planet"  
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AGRI 
OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the establishment of rules and procedures with regard to the introduction of noise-related operating restrictions at Union airports within a Balanced Approach and repealing Directive 2002/30/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council  
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ENVI 
OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a Programme for the Competitiveness of Enterprises and small and medium-sized enterprises (2014 - 2020)  
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FEMM 

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 improving the early diagnosis of cardiovascular diseases among women  
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Danuta JAZŁOWIECKA , Roberta ANGELILLI , Antigoni PAPADOPOULOU , Antonyia PARVANOVA , Ria OOMEN-RUIJTEN , Jean LAMBERT , Edit BAUER , Kinga GÖNCZ , Elena BĂSESCU , Christa KLASS , Licia RONZULLI , Verónica LOPE FONTAGNÉ , Elisabeth MORIN-CHARTIER  
Date opened : 13-01-2014
Lapse date : 13-04-2014
Number of signatories : 151 - 14-04-2014

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests