Jarosław WAŁĘSA : 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 : Platforma Obywatelska (Poland)


  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Fisheries
  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Petitions
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the EU-Turkey Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Fisheries
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Petitions


  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on International Trade
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with Japan
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on International Trade


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 situation and future perspectives of the European fishing sector in the context of the Free Trade Agreement between the EU and Thailand  
- INTA_AD(2013)521662 -  
OPINION on the Green Paper : From challenges to opportunities: towards a common strategic framework for EU research and innovation funding  
- PECH_AD(2011)464738 -  

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 regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the prevention and management of the introduction and spread of invasive alien species  
- INTA_AD(2014)524661 -  
OPINION on the location of the seats of the European Union’s Institutions  
- PETI_AD(2013)510780 -  
OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing for the period 2014 to 2020 the Rights and Citizenship Programme  
- PETI_AD(2012)487768 -  

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 the investigation into the car crash which killed Oswaldo Payá  
- P7_DCL(2014)0005 - Lapsed  
Jarosław WAŁĘSA , Hans-Peter MARTIN , Francisco SOSA WAGNER , Filip KACZMAREK , Marek Józef GRÓBARCZYK , Joanna Katarzyna SKRZYDLEWSKA , Andrzej GRZYB , Angelika WERTHMANN , Franco BONANINI , Alejo VIDAL-QUADRAS  
Date opened : 13-01-2014
Lapse date : 13-04-2014
Number of signatories : 119 - 14-04-2014
Written declaration on freedom of religion  
- P7_DCL(2012)0030 - Lapsed  
Erminia MAZZONI , Carlo CASINI , Jarosław WAŁĘSA  
Date opened : 10-09-2012
Lapse date : 13-12-2012
Number of signatories : 152 - 13-12-2012
Written declaration on support for the Global Zero Action Plan for the phased and verified elimination of all nuclear weapons worldwide  
- P7_DCL(2012)0026 - Closed with majority  
Jarosław WAŁĘSA , Reinhard BÜTIKOFER , Tarja CRONBERG , Sergio Paolo Francesco SILVESTRIS , Janusz ZEMKE  
Date opened : 10-09-2012
Lapse date : 17-01-2013
Adopted (date) : 17-01-2013
List of signatories : P7_PV(2013)02-04(ANN01)
Number of signatories : 389 - 17-01-2013


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