Christos ZACHARAKIS : 5th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 20-07-1999 / 19-07-2004 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats - Member

National parties 

  • 20-07-1999 / 19-07-2004 : Nea Dimokratia (Greece)

Vice-Chair 

  • 22-01-2002 / 19-07-2004 : Committee on Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, Common Security and Defence Policy

Member 

  • 21-07-1999 / 03-09-2000 : Committee on Development and Cooperation
  • 06-10-1999 / 29-08-2000 : Delegation to the EU-Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
  • 30-08-2000 / 14-01-2002 : Delegation to the EU-Turkey Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 04-09-2000 / 14-01-2002 : Committee on Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, Common Security and Defence Policy
  • 17-01-2002 / 21-01-2002 : Committee on Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, Common Security and Defence Policy
  • 07-02-2002 / 19-07-2004 : Delegation to the EU-Turkey Joint Parliamentary Committee

Substitute 

  • 21-07-1999 / 14-01-2002 : Committee on Legal Affairs and the Internal Market
  • 04-10-2000 / 05-09-2001 : Temporary committee on the Echelon interception system
  • 17-01-2002 / 19-07-2004 : Committee on Citizens' Freedoms and Rights, Justice and Home Affairs

Activities 

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

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