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Mr John AUSTIN

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Motions, Written Declarations, Questions

14/02/2011 | Doc. 12400 | Written declaration Ending sexual violence against children 13/10/2010 | Doc. 12407 | Motion for a resolution Confidence-building measures before the next national elections in Turkey 13/10/2010 | Doc. 12405 | Motion for a recommendation The respect of the right to freedom of expression through the media in Romania 13/10/2010 | Doc. 12406 | Motion for a recommendation The need to combat “match-fixing” 12/10/2010 | Doc. 12403 | Motion for a resolution Protection of the urban architecture of Korcha, Albania 07/10/2010 | Doc. 12400 | Written declaration Ending sexual violence against children 07/10/2010 | Doc. 12401 | Motion for a resolution Byzantine icons in the Museum of Mediaeval Art in Albania 06/10/2010 | Doc. 12396 | Motion for a recommendation Child pornography and Internet-related sexual exploitation of children: combating new forms of sexual violence 23/06/2010 | Doc. 12312 | Motion for a resolution Reaffirming the universal nature of human rights 23/06/2010 | Doc. 12314 | Motion for a resolution The need for the creation of a better measure of national well-being than Gross Domestic Product (GDP) 23/06/2010 | Doc. 12313 | Motion for a resolution Rule of law: is it implemented in the right way? 18/05/2010 | Doc. 12242 | Written declaration The situation of the Romanian minority in Serbia 11/05/2010 | Doc. 12254 | Motion for a recommendation European norms concerning the enforcement and supervision of restraining orders in case of gender-based violence 11/05/2010 | Doc. 12255 | Motion for a resolution Action to combat violence against women must also take account of psychological violence 28/04/2010 | Doc. 12230 | Motion for a resolution More gender equality in Parliamentary Assembly positions 28/04/2010 | Doc. 12229 | Motion for a recommendation Securing the fundamental right to equality between women and men in the European Convention on Human Rights 04/02/2010 | Doc. 12162 | Motion for a resolution Europe and the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action: 15 years later 03/02/2010 | Doc. 12156 | Motion for a recommendation Violent pornography: a threat to women’s dignity and rights 28/01/2010 | Doc. 12152 | Written declaration The desecration of the Jewish cemetery in Strasbourg-Cronenbourg 04/05/2009 | Doc. 11891 | Motion for a recommendation The impact of the economic and financial crisis on women 30/04/2009 | Doc. 11888 | Written declaration Oppression of the Democratic Society Party (DTP) - Turkey 29/04/2009 | Doc. 11880 | Motion for a recommendation The interception and rescue at sea of asylum seekers, refugees and irregular migrants 09/02/2009 | Doc. 11836 | Motion for a resolution Gender budgeting as a tool for safeguarding women’s health 05/02/2009 | Doc. 11834 | Motion for a recommendation Impact of the financial crisis upon pensioners 05/02/2009 | Doc. 11835 | Motion for a resolution Women’s right to hold an individual passport 03/02/2009 | Doc. 11826 | Motion for a resolution Peril of using energy supply as an instrument of political pressure 29/01/2009 | Doc. 11818 | Motion for a resolution Reconciliation and political dialogue between the countries of the former Yugoslavia 29/01/2009 | Doc. 11822 | Written declaration Committee of Missing Persons (Cyprus) and ECHR Judgments 27/01/2009 | Doc. 11803 | Motion for a recommendation Piracy and hostage-taking on the high seas 08/12/2008 | Doc. 11773 | Motion for a resolution The real situation of rural women in Europe 14/10/2008 | Doc. 11757 | Motion for a resolution Women’s access to lawful medical care: the problem of unregulated use of conscientious objection 13/10/2008 | Doc. 11751 | Motion for a resolution Term of office of co-rapporteurs of the Monitoring Committee 13/10/2008 | Doc. 11753 | Motion for a resolution Involving women in the prevention and solution of unsolved conflicts in the Council of Europe area 01/10/2008 | Doc. 11733 | Written declaration For a democratic Zimbabwe 25/06/2008 | Doc. 11663 | Motion for a resolution Article 301 of the Turkish Penal Code: the case of Ragip Zarakolu 25/06/2008 | Doc. 11664 | Motion for a resolution Requiring a minimum of 30% of each sex on Assembly’s national delegations 24/06/2008 | Doc. 11659 | Motion for a resolution Threat to Democracy and Human Rights in Zimbabwe 17/06/2008 | Doc. 11633 | Motion for a recommendation Cases of sexual violence against women in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo 13/05/2008 | Doc. 11611 | Motion for a recommendation The wage gap between women and men 31/01/2008 | Doc. 11522 | Motion for a resolution The protection of witnesses as a cornerstone for justice and reconciliation in the Balkans 09/01/2008 | Doc. 11481 | Motion for a recommendation Threshold levels in parliamentary elections, and their impact on representativity of parliaments in Council of Europe member states 04/07/2007 | Doc. 11348 | Motion for a resolution The urgent need for action on so-called “honour crimes” 26/06/2007 | Doc. 11329 | Written declaration Rising levels of homophobia in some member states 10/04/2006 | Doc. 10879 | Written question Execution of the judgment of the European Court of Human Rights in the Ocalan case 10/04/2006 | Doc. 10880 | Written question Conditions of detention for Mr Ocalan

Votes

07/10/2010 | Doc. 12386, vote on the draft text for resolution Recent rise in national security discourse in Europe: the case of Roma 07/10/2010 | Doc. 12262, vote on the draft text for resolution Guaranteeing the right to education for children with illnesses or disabilities 07/10/2010 | Doc. 12262, vote on the draft text for recommendation Guaranteeing the right to education for children with illnesses or disabilities 06/10/2010 | Doc. 12361, vote on the draft text for resolution Human rights and business 06/10/2010 | Doc. 12361, vote on the draft text for recommendation Human rights and business 06/10/2010 | Doc. 12349, vote on the draft text for resolution The activities of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) in 2009: facilitating economic integration in Europe 06/10/2010 | Doc. 12352, vote on the draft text for recommendation The strategy, governance and functioning of the Council of Europe Development Bank 05/10/2010 | Doc. 12265, vote on the draft text for resolution Fight against extremism: achievements, deficiencies and failures 05/10/2010 | Doc. 12265, vote on the draft text for recommendation Fight against extremism: achievements, deficiencies and failures 05/10/2010 | Doc. 12358, vote on the draft text for recommendation Child abuse in institutions: ensuring full protection of the victims 05/10/2010 | Doc. 12357, vote on the draft text for resolution The functioning of democratic institutions in Ukraine 22/06/2010 | Doc. 12276, vote on the draft text for resolution Legal remedies for human rights violations in the North-Caucasus Region 22/06/2010 | Doc. 12276, vote on the draft text for recommendation Legal remedies for human rights violations in the North-Caucasus Region 22/06/2010 | Doc. 12281, vote on the draft text for resolution The situation in Kosovo* and the role of the Council of Europe 22/06/2010 | Doc. 12281, vote on the draft text for recommendation The situation in Kosovo* and the role of the Council of Europe 28/04/2010 | Doc. 12193, vote on the draft text for resolution Piracy – a crime and a challenge for democracies 28/04/2010 | Doc. 12194, vote on the draft text for recommendation The necessity to take additional international legal steps to deal with sea piracy 28/04/2010 | Doc. 12192, vote on the draft text for resolution Honouring of obligations and commitments by Montenegro 27/04/2010 | Doc. 12169, vote on the draft text for resolution Associating women in the prevention and the solution of unsolved conflicts in Europe 27/04/2010 | Doc. 12169, vote on the draft text for recommendation Associating women in the prevention and the solution of unsolved conflicts in Europe 27/04/2010 | Doc. 12026, vote on the draft text for resolution The social impact of the economic crisis 27/04/2010 | Doc. 12200, vote on the draft text for resolution The impact of the global economic crisis on migration in Europe 27/04/2010 | Doc. 12200, vote on the draft text for recommendation The impact of the global economic crisis on migration in Europe 27/04/2010 | Doc. 12195, vote on the draft text for resolution Women and the economic and financial crisis 27/04/2010 | Doc. 12195, vote on the draft text for recommendation Women and the economic and financial crisis 27/04/2010 | Doc. 12103, vote on the draft text for resolution Investing in family cohesion as a development factor in times of crisis 27/04/2010 | Doc. 12103, vote on the draft text for recommendation Investing in family cohesion as a development factor in times of crisis 28/01/2010 | Doc. 12105, vote on the draft text for resolution The detention of asylum seekers and irregular migrants in Europe 28/01/2010 | Doc. 12105, vote on the draft text for recommendation The detention of asylum seekers and irregular migrants in Europe 28/01/2010 | Doc. 12106, vote on the draft text for resolution Solving property issues of refugees and displaced persons 28/01/2010 | Doc. 12106, vote on the draft text for recommendation Solving property issues of refugees and displaced persons 28/01/2010 | Doc. 12113, vote on the draft text for resolution The functioning of democratic institutions in Albania 28/01/2010 | Doc. 12113, vote on the draft text for recommendation The functioning of democratic institutions in Albania 27/01/2010 | Doc. 12058, vote on the draft text for resolution Judicial corruption 27/01/2010 | Doc. 12058, vote on the draft text for recommendation Judicial corruption 27/01/2010 | Doc. 11860, vote on the draft text for resolution Freedom of religion and other human rights for non-Muslim minorities in Turkey and for the Muslim minority in Thrace (Eastern Greece) 27/01/2010 | Doc. 12102, vote on the draft text for recommendation Respect for media freedom 27/01/2010 | Doc. 12107, vote on the draft text for resolution Thresholds and other features of electoral systems which have an impact on representativity of parliaments in Council of Europe member states 27/01/2010 | Doc. 12107, vote on the draft text for recommendation Thresholds and other features of electoral systems which have an impact on representativity of parliaments in Council of Europe member states 27/01/2010 | Doc. 12097, vote on the draft text for resolution Increasing women’s representation in politics through the electoral system 27/01/2010 | Doc. 12097, vote on the draft text for recommendation Increasing women’s representation in politics through the electoral system 26/01/2010 | Doc. 12117, vote on the draft text for resolution The situation in the Middle East 26/01/2010 | Doc. 12112, vote on the draft text for resolution The functioning of democratic institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina 26/01/2010 | Doc. 12112, vote on the draft text for recommendation The functioning of democratic institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina 26/01/2010 | Doc. 12096, vote on the draft text for resolution Action against trafficking in human beings: promoting the Council of Europe convention 26/01/2010 | Doc. 12096, vote on the draft text for recommendation Action against trafficking in human beings: promoting the Council of Europe convention 26/06/2009 | Doc. 11913, vote on the draft text for resolution Establishment of a “Partner for democracy” status with the Parliamentary Assembly 26/06/2009 | Doc. 11919, vote on the draft text for recommendation History teaching in conflict and post-conflict areas 26/06/2009 | Doc. 11943, vote on the draft text for resolution The urgent need to combat so-called “honour crimes” 26/06/2009 | Doc. 11943, vote on the draft text for recommendation The urgent need to combat so-called “honour crimes” 26/06/2009 | Doc. 11950, vote on the draft text for opinion Draft Additional Protocol to the European Charter of Local Self-Government on the right to participate in the affairs of a local authority 26/06/2009 | Doc. 11951, vote on the draft text for opinion Draft Protocol No. 3 to the European Outline Convention on Transfrontier Co-operation between Territorial Communities or Authorities concerning Euroregional co-operation groupings (ECGs) 25/06/2009 | Doc. 11968, vote on the draft text for resolution The situation in Iran 25/06/2009 | Doc. 11848, vote on the draft text for recommendation The funding of public service broadcasting 25/06/2009 | Doc. 11918, vote on the draft text for recommendation Renewable energies and the environment 25/06/2009 | Doc. 11914, vote on the draft text for resolution Nuclear energy and sustainable development 24/06/2009 | Doc. 11934, vote on the draft text for recommendation The state of human rights in Europe: the need to eradicate impunity 24/06/2009 | Doc. 11942, vote on the draft text for recommendation Europe’s forgotten people: protecting the human rights of long-term displaced persons 24/06/2009 | Doc. 11962, vote on the draft text for resolution The functioning of democratic institutions in Armenia 23/06/2009 | Doc. 11939, vote on the draft text for resolution Situation in Belarus 23/06/2009 | Doc. 11939, vote on the draft text for recommendation Situation in Belarus 23/06/2009 | Doc. 11944, vote on the draft text for resolution The challenges of the financial crisis to the world economic institutions 30/04/2009 | Doc. 11879, vote on the draft text for opinion Draft Protocol No. 14 bis to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms 29/04/2009 | Doc. 11859, vote on the draft text for resolution The humanitarian consequences of the war between Georgia and Russia: follow-up given to Resolution 1648 (2009) 29/04/2009 | Doc. 11859, vote on the draft text for recommendation The humanitarian consequences of the war between Georgia and Russia: follow-up given to Resolution 1648 (2009) 29/04/2009 | Doc. 11878, vote on the draft text for resolution The functioning of democratic institutions in Moldova 28/04/2009 | Doc. 11701, vote on the draft text for resolution Honouring of obligations and commitments by Serbia 28/04/2009 | Doc. 11701, vote on the draft text for recommendation Honouring of obligations and commitments by Serbia 28/04/2009 | Doc. 11784, vote on the draft text for resolution Action to combat gender-based human rights violations, including abduction of women and girls 28/04/2009 | Doc. 11784, vote on the draft text for recommendation Action to combat gender-based human rights violations, including abduction of women and girls 28/04/2009 | Doc. 11619, vote on the draft text for resolution Women in prison 27/04/2009 | Doc. 11858, vote on the draft text for resolution The protection of human rights in emergency situations 27/04/2009 | Doc. 11858, vote on the draft text for recommendation The protection of human rights in emergency situations 30/01/2009 | Doc. 11781, vote on the draft text for resolution Feminicides 30/01/2009 | Doc. 11781, vote on the draft text for recommendation Feminicides 29/01/2009 | Doc. 11807, vote on the draft text for resolution The consequences of the global financial crisis 28/01/2009 | Doc. 11800, vote on the draft text for resolution The implementation of Resolution 1633 (2008) on the consequences of the war between Georgia and Russia 28/01/2009 | Doc. 11789, vote on the draft text for resolution The humanitarian consequences of the war between Georgia and Russia 28/01/2009 | Doc. 11758, vote on the draft text for resolution Palliative care: a model for innovative health and social policies 27/01/2009 | Doc. 11786, vote on the draft text for resolution The implementation by Armenia of Assembly Resolutions 1609 (2008) and 1620 (2008) 27/01/2009 | Doc. 11775, vote on the draft text for recommendation The regulation of audiovisual media services 26/01/2009 | Doc. 11694, vote on the draft text for resolution Access to rights for people with disabilities and their full and active participation in society 26/01/2009 | Doc. 11694, vote on the draft text for recommendation Access to rights for people with disabilities and their full and active participation in society 30/09/2008 | Doc. 11700, vote on the draft text for resolution Honouring of obligations and commitments by Bosnia and Herzegovina 30/09/2008 | Doc. 11700, vote on the draft text for recommendation Honouring of obligations and commitments by Bosnia and Herzegovina 30/09/2008 | Doc. 11682, vote on the draft text for resolution Candidates for the European Court of Human Rights 24/06/2008 | Doc. 11627, vote on the draft text for resolution The functioning of democratic institutions in Azerbaijan 24/06/2008 | Doc. 11612, vote on the draft text for resolution Empowering women in a modern, multicultural society 24/06/2008 | Doc. 11612, vote on the draft text for recommendation Empowering women in a modern, multicultural society 24/06/2008 | Doc. 11630, vote on the draft text for recommendation The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development: a focal partner for change in transition countries 23/06/2008 | Doc. 11632, vote on the draft text for recommendation The fight against harm to the environment in the Black Sea 24/01/2008 | Doc. 11461, vote on the draft text for recommendation Disappearance of newborn babies for illegal adoption in Europe 23/01/2008 | Doc. 11454, vote on the draft text for resolution United Nations Security Council and European Union blacklists 23/01/2008 | Doc. 11454, vote on the draft text for recommendation United Nations Security Council and European Union blacklists 23/01/2008 | Doc. 11474, vote on the draft text for resolution Strengthening co-operation with the Maghreb countries 23/01/2008 | Doc. 11474, vote on the draft text for recommendation Strengthening co-operation with the Maghreb countries 23/01/2008 | Doc. 11460, vote on the draft text for resolution The situation in the republics of central Asia 23/01/2008 | Doc. 11460, vote on the draft text for recommendation The situation in the republics of central Asia 23/01/2008 | Doc. 11471, vote on the draft text for resolution The Council of Europe and its observer states - the current situation and a way forward 23/01/2008 | Doc. 11471, vote on the draft text for recommendation The Council of Europe and its observer states - the current situation and a way forward 22/01/2008 | Doc. 11472, vote on the draft text for resolution Developments as regards the future status of Kosovo 22/01/2008 | Doc. 11472, vote on the draft text for recommendation Developments as regards the future status of Kosovo 22/01/2008 | Doc. 11476, vote on the draft text for recommendation Global warming and ecological disasters 22/01/2008 | Doc. 11477, vote on the draft text for resolution Protection of the environment in the Arctic Region 04/10/2007 | Doc. 11293, vote on the draft text for resolution The concept of preventive war and its consequences for international relations 03/10/2007 | Doc. 11366, vote on the draft text for resolution Realising both economic growth and social protection in Europe in an era of globalisation 03/10/2007 | Doc. 11373, vote on the draft text for recommendation Regionalisation in Europe 03/10/2007 | Doc. 11371, vote on the draft text for resolution Political dimension of the Council of Europe budget 03/10/2007 | Doc. 11371, vote on the draft text for recommendation Political dimension of the Council of Europe budget 03/10/2007 | Doc. 11344, vote on the draft text for resolution For a European drug convention on promoting public health policy in drug control 03/10/2007 | Doc. 11344, vote on the draft text for recommendation For a European drug convention on promoting public health policy in drug control 02/10/2007 | Doc. 11183, vote on the draft text for resolution Member states’ duty to co-operate with the European Court of Human Rights 02/10/2007 | Doc. 11183, vote on the draft text for recommendation Member states’ duty to co-operate with the European Court of Human Rights 02/10/2007 | Doc. 11374, vote on the draft text for resolution Honouring of obligations and commitments by Moldova 02/10/2007 | Doc. 11374, vote on the draft text for recommendation Honouring of obligations and commitments by Moldova 01/10/2007 | Doc. 11350, vote on the draft text for resolution Regularisation programmes for irregular migrants 01/10/2007 | Doc. 11350, vote on the draft text for recommendation Regularisation programmes for irregular migrants 01/10/2007 | Doc. 11304, vote on the draft text for resolution Assessment of transit and processing centres as a response to mixed flows of migrants and asylum seekers 01/10/2007 | Doc. 11304, vote on the draft text for recommendation Assessment of transit and processing centres as a response to mixed flows of migrants and asylum seekers 01/10/2007 | Doc. 11351, vote on the draft text for recommendation Activities of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) 28/06/2007 | Doc. 11281, vote on the draft text for resolution Prosecution of offences falling within the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) 28/06/2007 | Doc. 11281, vote on the draft text for recommendation Prosecution of offences falling within the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) 28/06/2007 | Doc. 11325, vote on the draft text for resolution How to prevent cybercrime against state institutions in member and observer states? 27/06/2007 | Doc. 11292, vote on the draft text for resolution Combating anti-Semitism in Europe 27/06/2007 | Doc. 11289, vote on the draft text for recommendation Situation of longstanding refugees and displaced persons in South East Europe 26/06/2007 | Doc. 11303, vote on the draft text for resolution Promotion by Council of Europe member states of an international moratorium on the death penalty 26/06/2007 | Doc. 11300, vote on the draft text for resolution European Bank for Reconstruction and Development: focus on eastern and south-eastern Europe 24/01/2007 | Doc. 11018, vote on the draft text for resolution Current situation in Kosovo 24/01/2007 | Doc. 11018, vote on the draft text for recommendation Current situation in Kosovo 24/01/2007 | Doc. 11114, vote on the draft text for recommendation Agriculture and illegal employment in Europe 24/01/2007 | Doc. 11109, vote on the draft text for resolution The situation of migrant workers in temporary employment agencies (TEAs) 24/01/2007 | Doc. 11109, vote on the draft text for recommendation The situation of migrant workers in temporary employment agencies (TEAs) 22/01/2007 | Doc. 11038, vote on the draft text for recommendation Sexual assaults linked to “date-rape drugs”