Eduard KUKAN : 8th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 01-07-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) - Member

National parties 

  • 01-07-2014 / 14-11-2016 : Slovenská demokratická a kresťanská únia - Demokratická strana (Slovakia)
  • 15-11-2016 / 01-07-2019 : Independent (Slovakia)

Chair 

  • 13-10-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Delegation to the EU-Serbia Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee

Member 

  • 01-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 01-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Subcommittee on Security and Defence
  • 14-07-2014 / 12-10-2014 : Delegation to the EU-Serbia Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee
  • 13-10-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Conference of Delegation Chairs
  • 19-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 19-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Subcommittee on Security and Defence

Substitute 

  • 01-07-2014 / 18-01-2017 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 14-07-2014 / 01-07-2019 : Delegation to the EU-Albania Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee
  • 11-03-2015 / 01-07-2019 : Delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly
  • 19-01-2017 / 01-07-2019 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs

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 the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing, as part of the Integrated Border Management Fund, the instrument for financial support for border management and visa  
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OPINION on the implementation of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union in the EU institutional framework  
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OPINION on the proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Decision No 466/2014/EU granting an EU guarantee to the European Investment Bank against losses under financing operations supporting investment projects outside the Union  
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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 discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training for the financial year 2017  
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OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work for the financial year 2017  
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OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound) for the financial year 2017  
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Motions for resolutions 
Motions for resolutions are tabled on topical issues, at the request of a committee, a political group or at least 5% of the Members, and voted on in plenary. Rule 132, Rule 136, Rule 139, Rule 144.

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

Major interpellations 
Major interpellations for written answer with debate, addressed to the European Commission, the Council or the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union, may be tabled by a committee, a political group or at least 5% of Parliament’s component Members. Rule 139, Annex III

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

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 the differences in declarations, composition and taste of products in Eastern and Western markets of the EU  
- P8_DCL(2016)0053 - Lapsed  
Dubravka ŠUICA , Zigmantas BALČYTIS , Zoltán BALCZÓ , Franc BOGOVIČ , Biljana BORZAN , Daniel BUDA , Nicola CAPUTO , Pál CSÁKY , Andor DELI , Georgios EPITIDEIOS , Norbert ERDŐS , Tanja FAJON , Anna FOTYGA , Doru-Claudian FRUNZULICĂ , Elena GENTILE , György HÖLVÉNYI , Cătălin Sorin IVAN , Ivan JAKOVČIĆ , Artis PABRIKS , Emilian PAVEL , Alojz PETERLE , Marijana PETIR , Georgi PIRINSKI , Julia PITERA , Jozo RADOŠ , Liliana RODRIGUES , Dariusz ROSATI , Jacek SARYUSZ-WOLSKI , Branislav ŠKRIPEK , Monika SMOLKOVÁ , Csaba SÓGOR , Michaela ŠOJDROVÁ , Renate SOMMER , Ivan ŠTEFANEC , Davor Ivo STIER , Patricija ŠULIN , Pavel SVOBODA , Jana ŽITŇANSKÁ , Miroslav MIKOLÁŠIK , Marian-Jean MARINESCU , Andrejs MAMIKINS , Ivana MALETIĆ , Eduard KUKAN , Kateřina KONEČNÁ , Krišjānis KARIŅŠ , Olga SEHNALOVÁ , Milan ZVER , Tomáš ZDECHOVSKÝ , Iuliu WINKLER , Ivo VAJGL , Inese VAIDERE , Traian UNGUREANU , Adam SZEJNFELD , Tibor SZANYI , Eleftherios SYNADINOS , Ruža TOMAŠIĆ , Merja KYLLÖNEN , Czesław Adam SIEKIERSKI , Monica MACOVEI  
Date opened : 09-05-2016
Lapse date : 09-08-2016
Number of signatories : 141 - 28-07-2016
Written declaration on the renewal of the Commission’s recommendations on maximum levels of alcohol in the blood for drivers of motor vehicles from 2001  
- P8_DCL(2015)0041 - Lapsed  
Patricija ŠULIN , Dubravka ŠUICA , Siegfried MUREŞAN , Martina DLABAJOVÁ , Nicola CAPUTO , Wim van de CAMP , Esther de LANGE , Tomáš ZDECHOVSKÝ , Nuno MELO , Claudia ȚAPARDEL , Fabio Massimo CASTALDO , Petri SARVAMAA , Eduard KUKAN , Csaba SÓGOR  
Date opened : 07-09-2015
Lapse date : 07-12-2015
Number of signatories : 64 - 08-12-2015
Written declaration on the establishment of maximum limits on the content of intoxicating substances for drivers of motor vehicles  
- P8_DCL(2015)0040 - Lapsed  
Patricija ŠULIN , Dubravka ŠUICA , Siegfried MUREŞAN , Kinga GÁL , Nicola CAPUTO , Wim van de CAMP , Esther de LANGE , Tomáš ZDECHOVSKÝ , Nuno MELO , Claudia ȚAPARDEL , Fabio Massimo CASTALDO , Petri SARVAMAA , Eduard KUKAN , Csaba SÓGOR  
Date opened : 07-09-2015
Lapse date : 07-12-2015
Number of signatories : 65 - 08-12-2015

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests