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This is my fifth term in the Riigikogu. I represent and try to realise the ideas of the Estonian Centre Party and the people who elected me to the Riigikogu.

Estonian Centre Party Faction
National Defence Committee
Electoral district: Hiiumaa, Läänemaa and Saaremaa

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Enn Eesmaa

ENN EESMAA

Hiiu County, Lääne County and Saare County Electoral District

7 June 1946 in Tallinn
Widowed, one son

Education: Tallinn English College (former Tallinn Secondary School No. 7) 1964; University of Tartu, English language (equivalent to Master’s degree) 1969.

Career: Estonian Television, Programme Deputy Director, Editor-in-Chief of news programme Aktuaalne Kaamera, presenter (entertainment and culture programmes, quiz shows), newsreader, commentator 1970–1993; Finnish Mainos-TV, Baltic correspondent 1989–1993; Office of the President of the Republic, media adviser 1993–1994; TV channel EVTV, Director General 1994–1996; TV3, Head of News Department, presenter, foreign news editor 1996–2003

Party affiliation: Estonian Centre Party 2003–, Member of the Board

Membership in representative bodies: Riigikogu (Deputy Chairman 2003–2005 and Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee 2005–2007), 11th, 12th, 13th Riigikogu (Deputy Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee 2007–2016, Vice-Chairman of the Riigikogu 2016–2019), 14th Riigikogu (Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee 2019–2021, Chairman of the National Defence Committee 2021– ); Saaremaa Rural Municipality Council 2017–, also elected to Tallinn City Council 2005–2013

Awards: Order of the White Star, 4th class 2002; Commander of the National Order of the Legion of Honour of France 2001; Cross of Commander of the Order for Merits to Lithuania 2006; Golden Badge for Merit of the Republic of Austria 2010;
Baltic Assembly Medal 2018

Other activities: Estonian National Opera, Member of the Supervisory Board;
made the programme Tagasivaade (Looking Back) for Radio Kuku 2014–2015; book Sajandi suured staarid (Great Stars of the Century) 2001 and articles in the Estonian press

Hobbies: history, music, literature, television, cinema

15.02.2021

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  • Riigikaitsekomisjoni algatatud olulise tähtsusega riikliku küsimuse „Riigi sõjalise kaitse jätkusuutlik areng“ arutelu
  • Kindlasti minnakse edasi. Alles mõni päev tagasi ma vestlesin sellel teemal meie kaitseministriga ja aprilli alguses on meil kohtumine peaministriga. Mõni päev tagasi oli juttu ka meie presidendiga. Nii et riigikaitseseaduse arutelu, mõtisklemine nende punktide üle kahtlemata jätkub. Loomulikult on
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Votings

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The attendance check information only shows who were present or absent at the moment of attendance check and not during the whole day of the sitting.
22.04.2021 / 10:53
Did not voteDid not vote
Final vote Eesti Vabariigi Riigikogu pöördumine Soome Vabariigi Eduskunta poole
22.04.2021 / 10:02
PresentPresent
Attendance check
21.04.2021 / 15:53
AgainstAgainst
Rejection Isikut tõendavate dokumentide seaduse muutmise ja sellega seonduvalt teiste seaduste muutmise seadus
21.04.2021 / 14:40
AbsentAbsent
Final vote Jäätmeseaduse ja pakendiseaduse muutmise seadus
21.04.2021 / 14:21
AgainstAgainst
Rejection Erakonnaseaduse ja täitemenetluse seadustiku muutmise seadus
21.04.2021 / 14:10
PresentPresent
Attendance check
21.04.2021 / 12:00
AbsentAbsent
Attendance check
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