Atanas PAPARIZOV : 6th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 26-09-2005 / 31-12-2006 : Socialist Group in the European Parliament - Observer
  • 01-01-2007 / 05-06-2007 : Socialist Group in the European Parliament - Member
  • 06-06-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Socialist Group in the European Parliament - Member

National parties 

  • 26-09-2005 / 31-12-2006 : Coalition for Bulgaria (Bulgaria)
  • 01-01-2007 / 05-06-2007 : Coalition for Bulgaria (Bulgaria)
  • 06-06-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Platform European Socialists (Bulgaria)

Member 

  • 15-01-2007 / 30-01-2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 31-01-2007 / 05-06-2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 15-03-2007 / 05-06-2007 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 06-06-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 06-06-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Delegation for relations with the United States

Substitute 

  • 31-01-2007 / 05-06-2007 : Committee on Development
  • 31-01-2007 / 05-06-2007 : Subcommittee on Security and Defence
  • 15-03-2007 / 05-06-2007 : Delegation for relations with the countries of south-east Europe
  • 06-06-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Committee on Development
  • 06-06-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Subcommittee on Security and Defence
  • 06-06-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Delegation for relations with the countries of south-east Europe

Observer 

  • 29-09-2005 / 31-12-2006 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy

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 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 Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions on the results of the negotiations concerning cohesion policy strategies and programmes for the programming period 2007-2013  
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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

Attendance list 
This attendance record is an extract from the Minutes of plenary sittings of the 6th parliamentary term. The information therein is supplied for information purposes only and covers the Member's term of office in the European Parliament. It is raw data and does not include corrections for justified absence because of illness, maternal/paternal leave, authorised parliamentary delegation business etc.