Dear European Parliament,

Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting documents which contain the following information:

A list of all requests received by the European Parliament to suspend the immunity of a MEP, specifying for each case the following:

- Country issuing the request
- Date of the request
- Reason/s of the request
- Political affiliation of the MEP
- Name of the MEP
- Response of the European Parliament's Committee on Legal Affairs (JURI)
- Date of the response
- Output of the voting in the EP
- Date of the voting
- Whether the immunity of the MEP was finally lifted or not

Yours faithfully,

Álvaro Merino
C/ Ricardo Ortiz 61 1B
28017 Madrid (Spain)

AccesDocs, Parlamento Europeo

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Our reference: A(2020)618 - acknowledgement of receipt

 

 

Dear Mr Merino,

 

The European Parliament hereby acknowledges receipt of your application
for public access to documents, which was registered today, 17 January
2019, under the reference A(2019)16008.

 

All applications for public access to documents are treated in compliance
with Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 of 30 May 2001 regarding public access
to European Parliament, Council and Commission documents.

 

In accordance with that Regulation, your application will be handled
within 15 working days from its registration. Your personal data will be
processed in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2018/1725 of 23 October 2018
on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of
personal data by the Union institutions, bodies, offices and agencies and
on the free movement of such data.

 

The European Parliament reserves the right to ask for additional
information regarding your identity in order to verify compliance with
Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 and the European Parliament’s implementing
measures.

 

Your attention is drawn to the fact that you have lodged your application
via the AsktheEU.org website, which is a private website not affiliated
with the European Parliament. Therefore, the European Parliament cannot be
held responsible for any technical issues or problems linked to the use of
that system.

 

In addition to that, please note that any personal data that you provide
by using AsktheEU.org website may be disclosed to the general public and
visible on that private website. The European Parliament cannot be held
responsible for such disclosure. Should you need to communicate directly
to Parliament any personal data and would like to avoid public disclosure,
you may do so from your private email address by using the following
functional mailbox address: AccesDocs[at]europarl.europa.eu  

 

Kind regards,

 

 

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European Parliament
Directorate-General for the
Presidency
Directorate for Interinstitutional
Affairs and Legislative Coordination
[2][email address]
[3]www.europarl.europa.eu/RegistreWeb

 

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Dear Mr Merino,

 

Please note that your application for public access to documents was
registered today, 17 January 2020, under the reference A(2020)618.

 

Our apologies for the typo with the numbers in our initial acknowledgement
of receipt.

 

Kind regards,

 

 

[1]cid:image001.png@01D58B31.E2CF1C20 TRANSPARENCY UNIT

 
European Parliament
Directorate-General for the
Presidency
Directorate for Interinstitutional
Affairs and Legislative Coordination
[2][email address]
[3]www.europarl.europa.eu/RegistreWeb

 

 

From: AccesDocs <[European Parliament request email]>
Sent: 17 January 2020 10:23
To: 'Álvaro Merino' <[FOI #7584 email]>
Subject: A(2020)618 - acknowledgement of receipt

 

Our reference: A(2020)618 - acknowledgement of receipt

 

 

Dear Mr Merino,

 

The European Parliament hereby acknowledges receipt of your application
for public access to documents, which was registered today, 17 January
2019, under the reference A(2019)16008.

 

All applications for public access to documents are treated in compliance
with Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 of 30 May 2001 regarding public access
to European Parliament, Council and Commission documents.

 

In accordance with that Regulation, your application will be handled
within 15 working days from its registration. Your personal data will be
processed in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2018/1725 of 23 October 2018
on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of
personal data by the Union institutions, bodies, offices and agencies and
on the free movement of such data.

 

The European Parliament reserves the right to ask for additional
information regarding your identity in order to verify compliance with
Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 and the European Parliament’s implementing
measures.

 

Your attention is drawn to the fact that you have lodged your application
via the AsktheEU.org website, which is a private website not affiliated
with the European Parliament. Therefore, the European Parliament cannot be
held responsible for any technical issues or problems linked to the use of
that system.

 

In addition to that, please note that any personal data that you provide
by using AsktheEU.org website may be disclosed to the general public and
visible on that private website. The European Parliament cannot be held
responsible for such disclosure. Should you need to communicate directly
to Parliament any personal data and would like to avoid public disclosure,
you may do so from your private email address by using the following
functional mailbox address: AccesDocs[at]europarl.europa.eu  

 

Kind regards,

 

 

[4]cid:image001.png@01D58B31.E2CF1C20 TRANSPARENCY UNIT

 
European Parliament
Directorate-General for the
Presidency
Directorate for Interinstitutional
Affairs and Legislative Coordination
[5][email address]
[6]www.europarl.europa.eu/RegistreWeb

 

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Our reference: A(2020)618

 

 

Dear Mr Merino,

 

Following your application for public access to documents concerning the
requests for waiver of immunity for MEPs, we would like to inform you that
Parliament does not compile the requested statistics nor could they be
extracted from the database through a routine operation.

 

However, the information sought is available in the reports of the
Committee on legal affairs (JURI) on the requests for waiver of immunity
and in the Decisions pertaining to each of those reports.

 

Reports on the requests for waiver of immunity:

 

[1]https://www.europarl.europa.eu/RegistreW....

 

In order to access the Parliament Decisions on the requests for waiver of
immunity please take the following steps. By clicking on each link on the
webpage above, you may find the words "Procedures in which document is
involved", following which there is a number which serves as a link. By
using that link you will find a further link to the Decision concerned.

 

Those Decisions can also be found via the following link, however the more
recent Decisions have not yet been published in the Official Journal of
the European Union:

 

[2]https://eur-lex.europa.eu/search.html?qi...

 

You may find the political group that the MEP is or was a member of by
using the following webpage:

 

[3]http://www.europarl.europa.eu/meps/en/di...

 

On this basis, Parliament considers your application as handled and the
file A(2020)618 closed. Should you have a new request for specific
Parliament documents, please do not hesitate to come back to us.

 

Kind regards,

 

 

[4]cid:image001.png@01D58B31.E2CF1C20 TRANSPARENCY UNIT

 
European Parliament
Directorate-General for the
Presidency
Directorate for Interinstitutional
Affairs and Legislative Coordination
[5][email address]
[6]www.europarl.europa.eu/RegistreWeb

 

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5. mailto:[email address]
6. http://www.europarl.europa.eu/RegistreWeb