The European Parliament is an important forum for political debate and decision-making at the EU level. The dataset contains information about each of the 705 Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) elected in 2019: the country they represent, the political group and the national political party. The European Parliament is made up of 705 Members elected in the 27 Member States of the enlarged European Union. The United Kingdom was apportioned to send 73 out of the 751 Member of the European Parliament (MEPs) that are listed below. The Members of the European Parliament are directly elected by voters in all Member States to represent people’s interests with regard to EU law-making and to make … In May 2019, European citizens voted on their representatives in the European Parliament for the next five years, to defend their interests in the EU. It … ; 16 June: The Reformed Political Party leaves the Europe of Freedom and Democracy group and joins the European Conservatives and Reformists group. Results of the 2014 European Parliament election, with data about turnout, seats by national party and political groups, and gender distribution. Mutations 2014. Since 1979 MEPs have been elected by direct universal suffrage for a five-year period. Members of the European Parliament (M EPs) 2009-2014 SOUTH WEST MEPs are elected on a regional basis which means that each MEP in a region represents each and every person living there. In June 2009 the people of the South West elected six members to the European Parliament. Salary. It spans 11 committees and 26 delegations, as well as the European Parliament’s highest decision- image/svg+xml. Until 2009, MEPs were paid (by their own Member State) exactly the same salary as a member of the lower House of their own national parliament. Find MEPs by Country. They serve in the 2014 to 2019 session . This year’s election had a turnout of 51%, an increase of 8.3 percentage points from the previous election in 2014. Direct access to main browser (hit Enter) Access to the page content (hit Enter) Direct access to the other sites (hit Enter) This mapping provides the Open Society European Policy Institute and the Open Society network intelligence on Members of the 8th European Parliament likely to support Open Society values during the 2014–2019 legislature. 11 June: The Party for the Animals joins the European United Left–Nordic Green Left group. Contents The 8th European Parliament was elected across the European Union in the late days of May 2014 for the 2014-2019 session. This is a list of the 21 Members of the European Parliament for Hungary elected at the 2014 European Parliament election. Below is a list of Members of the European Parliament serving in the seventh term (2009–2014). 22 May: Election for the European Parliament in the Netherlands. If you wish to raise an issue concerning the EU you may approach any or all of them. Members of the European Parliament. In May 2014 the people of London elected eight members to the European Parliament. The total cost of the European Parliament is approximately €1.756 billion per year according to its 2014 budget, about €2.3 million per member of parliament.