Thomas ULMER : 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 for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee

Member 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 16-09-2009 / 16-09-2009 : Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 19-01-2012 / 13-06-2012 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 14-06-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

Substitute 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 19-01-2012 / 13-06-2012 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 14-06-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Transport and Tourism

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 human rights, social and environmental standards in international trade agreements  
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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 children with Down syndrome  
- P7_DCL(2011)0052 - Adopted  
George Sabin CUTAȘ , Viorica DĂNCILĂ , Norica NICOLAI , Marc TARABELLA , Thomas ULMER  
Date opened : 30-11-2011
Lapse date : 29-03-2012
Adopted (date) : 18-04-2012
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P7_TA(2012)0130
Number of signatories : 386 - 29-03-2012
Written declaration on the introduction of a European prosthesis passport for people with exo- and endoprostheses  
- P7_DCL(2010)0060 - Lapsed  
Dieter-Lebrecht KOCH , Thomas ULMER  
Date opened : 06-09-2010
Lapse date : 06-12-2010
Number of signatories : 66 - 06-12-2010
Written declaration on the EU Workforce for Health  
- P7_DCL(2010)0040 - Lapsed  
Elena Oana ANTONESCU , Jean LAMBERT , Antonyia PARVANOVA , Marc TARABELLA , Thomas ULMER  
Date opened : 17-05-2010
Lapse date : 17-09-2010
Number of signatories : 182 - 09-09-2010

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests