Alfreds RUBIKS : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left - Member of the Bureau

National parties 

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Politisko partiju apvienība "Saskaņas centrs" (Latvia)

Vice-Chair 

  • 29-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the EU-Kazakhstan, EU-Kyrgyzstan and EU-Uzbekistan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees, and for relations with Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Mongolia

Member 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
  • 16-09-2009 / 28-09-2009 : Delegation to the EU-Kazakhstan, EU-Kyrgyzstan and EU-Uzbekistan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees, and for relations with Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Mongolia
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development

Substitute 

  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the EU-Armenia, EU-Azerbaijan and EU-Georgia Parliamentary Cooperation Committees
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Transport and Tourism

Activities 

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 regional quality branding: towards best practice in rural economies  
- TRAN_AD(2013)516979 -  
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TRAN 

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 directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 98/70/EC relating to the quality of petrol and diesel fuels and amending Directive 2009/28/EC on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources  
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AGRI 
OPINION on current challenges and opportunities for renewable energy on the European internal energy market  
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AGRI 
OPINION on the General budget of the European Union for the financial year 2013 - all sections  
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AGRI 

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 need to prevent ethnopolitical conflicts in Europe  
- P7_DCL(2010)0037 - Lapsed  
Jiří MAŠTÁLKA , Alfreds RUBIKS  
Date opened : 05-05-2010
Lapse date : 09-09-2010
Number of signatories : 28 - 09-09-2010

Declarations 

Declaration of financial interests