European Parliament Committee on Legal Affairs

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The Committee on Legal Affairs (JURI) is a committee of the European Parliament. Its current chair, elected on 7 July 2014, is Pavel Svoboda, a Czech member of the European People's Party parliamentary group.[1]


These are the members in the 8th legislature (2014–2019):

MEP Country Group
Max Andersson Sweden Greens/EFA
Joëlle Bergeron France EFDD
Marie-Christine Boutonnet France Non-Inscrits
Jean-Marie Cavada (Vice-Chair) France ALDE
Kostas Chrysogonos Greece GUE/NGL
Therese Comodini Cachia Malta EPP
Mady Delvaux-Stehres (Vice-Chair) Luxembourg S&D
Andrzej Duda Poland ECR
Rosa Estaràs Ferragut Spain EPP
Laura Ferrara Italy EFDD
Lidia Joanna Geringer de Oedenberg (Vice-Chair) Poland S&D
Mary Honeyball United Kingdom S&D
Dietmar Köster Germany S&D
Sajjad Karim United Kingdom ECR
Gilles Lebreton France Non-Inscrits
Antonio Marinho e Pinto Portugal ALDE
Jiří Maštálka Czech Republic GUE/NGL
Alessandra Moretti Italy S&D
Emil Radev Bulgaria EPP
Julia Reda Germany Greens/EFA
Evelyn Regner Austria S&D
Pavel Svoboda (Chair) Czech Republic EPP
József Szájer Hungary EPP
Axel Voss (Vice-Chair) Germany EPP
Tadeusz Zwiefka Poland EPP

The committee voted by 15 votes to 10 to adopt Article 13 and by 13 votes to 12 to adopt Article 11 of the Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market.[2]


  1. ^ [1][permanent dead link] European Parliament press release 2014-07-07
  2. ^ "'Disastrous' copyright bill vote approved". BBC News. 2018-06-20. Retrieved 2018-06-20.

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