Ivars GODMANIS : 7th parliamentary term 

Political groups 

  • 14-07-2009 / 19-07-2009 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member
  • 20-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe - Member of the Bureau

National parties 

  • 14-07-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Latvijas Pirmā Partija/Latvijas Ceļš (Latvia)


  • 16-07-2009 / 18-01-2012 : Committee on Budgets
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation for relations with Belarus
  • 16-09-2009 / 30-06-2014 : Delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly
  • 17-06-2010 / 30-06-2011 : Special committee on the policy challenges and budgetary resources for a sustainable European Union after 2013
  • 19-01-2012 / 30-06-2014 : Committee on Budgets


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


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 on the amendment of Regulation (EC) No 294/2008 establishing the European Institute of Innovation and Technology  
- BUDG_AD(2012)491287 -  
OPINION on the role of Cohesion Policy in the outermost regions of the European Union in the context of EU 2020  
- BUDG_AD(2012)478542 -  
OPINION on State of play and future synergies for increased effectiveness between ERDF and other Structural Funds  
- BUDG_AD(2011)454427 -  

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 Negotiations on the MFF 2014-2020: lessons to be learned and the way forward  
- REGI_AD(2014)528070 -  
OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down measures concerning the European single market for electronic communications and to achieve a Connected Continent, and amending Directives 2002/20/EC, 2002/21/EC and 2002/22/EC and Regulations (EC) No 1211/2009 and (EU) No 531/2012  
- REGI_AD(2014)524757 -  
OPINION on the draft Council decision concerning the renewal of the Agreement on cooperation in science and technology between the European Community and the Government of the Russian Federation  
- BUDG_AD(2013)522902 -  

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 a European card for persons with disabilities  
- P7_DCL(2013)0008 - Lapsed  
Jan KOZŁOWSKI , Andrea COZZOLINO , Frédéric DAERDEN , Salvador GARRIGA POLLEDO , Lidia Joanna GERINGER de OEDENBERG , Ivars GODMANIS , Marian HARKIN , Jolanta Emilia HIBNER , Danuta JAZŁOWIECKA , Anne E. JENSEN , Jürgen KLUTE , Ádám KÓSA , Jacek PROTASIEWICZ , Derek VAUGHAN  
Date opened : 20-05-2013
Lapse date : 20-08-2013
Number of signatories : 347 - 20-08-2013
Written declaration on the establishment of transport links in isolated regions  
- P7_DCL(2010)0092 - Lapsed  
Zigmantas BALČYTIS , Vilija BLINKEVIČIŪTĖ , Ivars GODMANIS , Bogusław LIBERADZKI , Justas Vincas PALECKIS  
Date opened : 22-11-2010
Lapse date : 10-03-2011
Number of signatories : 46 - 10-03-2011


Declaration of financial interests