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Mr Rik DAEMS

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In the political groups

  • Member: Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe since 27/01/2020
  • Chairperson: Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe from 09/10/2017 to 26/01/2020
  • Vice-Chairperson: Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe from 25/01/2015 to 09/10/2017
  • Member: Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe from 18/11/2014 to 24/01/2015

In the Assembly

  • since 30/09/2019 Representative-Belgium
  • from 18/11/2014 to 29/09/2019 Substitute-Belgium
  • from 23/11/2007 to 12/11/2010 Representative-Belgium

In the committee(s) and sub-committee(s)

  • President of the Assembly: Presidential Committee (since 27/01/2020)
  • President of the Assembly: Bureau of the Assembly (since 27/01/2020)
  • President of the Assembly: Standing Committee (since 27/01/2020)
  • Vice-President of the Assembly: Bureau of the Assembly (from 21/01/2019 to 26/01/2020)
  • Vice-President of the Assembly: Standing Committee (from 21/01/2019 to 26/01/2020)
  • Ex officio (Rule 19.5 of the Rules of Procedure - Chairpersons of Political Groups): Committee on Rules of Procedure, Immunities and Institutional Affairs (from 09/10/2017 to 26/01/2020)
  • Ex officio (Rule 19.5 of the Rules of Procedure - Chairpersons of Political Groups): Committee on Political Affairs and Democracy (from 09/10/2017 to 26/01/2020)
  • Chairperson of Political Group: Presidential Committee (from 09/10/2017 to 26/01/2020)
  • Chairperson of Political Group: Bureau of the Assembly (from 09/10/2017 to 26/01/2020)
  • Chairperson of Political Group: Standing Committee (from 09/10/2017 to 26/01/2020)
  • Ex officio (Rule 19.5 of the Rules of Procedure - Chairpersons of Political Groups): Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights (from 09/10/2017 to 26/01/2020)
  • Ex officio (Rule 19.5 of the Rules of Procedure - Chairpersons of Political Groups): Committee on the Honouring of Obligations and Commitments by Member States of the Council of Europe (Monitoring Committee) (from 09/10/2017 to 26/01/2020)
  • Member: Committee on Rules of Procedure, Immunities and Institutional Affairs (from 27/01/2017 to 09/10/2017)
  • Second Vice-Chairperson: Committee on Political Affairs and Democracy (from 23/01/2017 to 16/10/2017)
  • Full Member: Committee on Political Affairs and Democracy (from 18/11/2014 to 29/09/2019)
  • Chairperson of national delegation: Standing Committee (since 18/11/2014)
  • Ex officio (Rule 14.3 of the Rules of Procedure): Bureau of the Assembly (from 18/11/2014 to 09/11/2015)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on External Relations (from 24/01/2019 to 27/01/2020)
  • Chairperson of Political Group: Sub-Committee on Conflicts between Council of Europe Member States (from 09/10/2017 to 26/01/2020)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on relations with the OECD and the EBRD (from 08/12/2014 to 22/01/2019)
  • Alternate of Ms Kristien Van VAERENBERGH (Full Member): Committee on Political Affairs and Democracy (from 30/09/2019 to 27/01/2020)

Interventions

Last speeches

28/01/2021 | 12:58:57 Thank you, Madam Chair. Hereby the debate is closed. The Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination has presented a draft resolution [Doc. 15199] to which no amendments have been tabled, as the chair has informed us. We will now proceed to vote on the draft resolution contained in Doc. 15199 [as amended]. Members present in the Chamber should use the hemicycle voting system. Members participating remotely should vote using the remote voting system. The vote is open. Please vote. The vote is... 28/01/2021 | 10:10:14 Thank you, Mister Stefan SCHENNACH. We now come to the consideration of the amendments. You have Document 15216, which is the draft resolution. It is presented with the amendments in the sideline, in the sidebar. The Committee on the Honouring of Obligations and Commitments by Member States of the Council of Europe (Monitoring Committee) has presented a draft resolution to which now 11 amendments have been tabled. The amendments will be taken in the order in which they appear in the... 28/01/2021 | 09:02:19 Good morning, everyone. May I ask everyone to take his or her respective seat? If you wish to engage in discussions amongst members, as I have said before, I would invite you to take it outside of the hemicycle. The first item of business this morning is a debate on the report from the Monitoring Committee regarding the challenge to credentials on substantive grounds under Rule 8. I remind you that the members whose credentials are challenged may sit provisionally with the same rights as... 27/01/2021 | 10:04:03 Good morning, dear colleagues. May I ask that those present in the room would please be seated? Thank you, please be seated or if you have a discussion, which we can understand, please take it outside. If not, be seated. The sitting is open. The item of business this morning is a debate on the report titled "Covid-19 vaccines: ethical, legal, and practical considerations". This is the document 15212 presented by Ms Jennifer DE TEMMERMAN on behalf of the Committee on Social Affairs, Health and... 26/01/2021 | 19:02:58 Thank you very much Mr KISLYAK for the confirmation that you withdraw Amendment 1 as well as Amendment 2. Does anybody want, on the contrary, to keep the amendment on the table? If so, if anyone wishes to take the floor on Amendment 1 or Amendment 2? No? Okay. Therefore, dear colleagues, before we proceed to vote on the draft resolution I inform you that a majority of two thirds is required for it to be adopted, and not a simple majority. This is because Article 29 of the Statute of the...

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