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Conference of Presidents of the European Parliament

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In the European Union, the Conference of Presidents is a governing body of the European Parliament. The body is responsible for the organisation of Parliament, its administrative matters and agenda.

The Conference consists of the President of Parliament, the chairmen of the political groups (who may arrange to be represented by a member of their group) and a representative of the Non-Inscrits (independent members). The Conference of Presidents meets approximately twice a month.

Current members

Conference of Presidents, since 2011
President Group
  Martin Schulz Parliament
  Joseph Daul European People's Party
  Hannes Swoboda Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats
  Guy Verhofstadt Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
  Daniel Cohn-Bendit European Greens–European Free Alliance
Rebecca Harms
  Martin Callanan European Conservatives and Reformists
  Lothar Bisky European United Left - Nordic Green Left
  Nigel Farage Europe of Freedom and Democracy
Francesco Speroni
  Diane Dodds Non-Inscrits

Rules of procedure

External links

  • More Detailed Information in 23 languages at
  • Rules of Procedure
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