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Each and every resolution that is passed in this hall should be based on the best and the most diverse analysis possible, and always consider Estonia as a whole. The Riigikogu must not act as the rubber stamp of the Government and produce defective laws; there should be more debates instead of overriding others with a road roller.

Conservative People’s Party of Estonia Faction
State Budget Control Select Committee, Environment Committee
Electoral district: Jõgevamaa and Tartumaa

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Peeter Ernits

PEETER ERNITS

Jõgeva County and Tartu County Electoral District

11 June 1953 Tallinn
Married, one son and three daughters, four grandchildresn

Education: Kadriorg German Gymnasium (former Tallinn Secondary School No. 42) 1971; University of Tartu, genetics (equivalent to Master’s degree) 1976.

Career: Tallinn Zoo, researcher 1976–1980; Estonian Museum of Natural History, Zoology Department, Head of Department 1980–1988, Director 1989–1997; magazine Luup, Editor-in-Chief 1998–2002; newspaper Postimees, special correspondent 2002–2004; newspaper Maaleht, Editor-in-Chief 2004–2007, Deputy Editor-in-Chief 2008–2015; Tallinn Centre District Administration, Public Relations Adviser 2015

Party affiliation: Estonian Centre Party 2015–2018; Estonian Conservative People’s Party 2018–

Membership in representative bodies: 13th and 14th Riigikogu.

Awards: Order of the White Star, 5th class 2004.

Other activities: State Forest Management Centre, Member of the Supervisory Board 2019–; Estonian Union of Journalists; Kloogaranna Cultural Heritage and Nature Protection Society, Uisge Beatha Club and Haaslava Men’s Club; Tallinn Nõmme District Administrative Council 1993–1999;
Author of Ei või olla 2014, Mõned mu naabrid 2003, Raha pärast armastust 2004, Kivialused ja teised 2005, 101 Eesti loomad 2012, Jäljeaabits 2013, and Viimane Rüütel. Arnold Rüütli jäljed Eesti pinnal ja ajas 2017; translator of Loomade elu. 7. kd. Imetajad (Life of Animals. Volume 7. Mammals) 1987.
Co-author of Estonian Human Development Report 1995; interviewer in the video Savisaar. Hetked ja arvamused 2011. Presenter of talk shows Otseliin (ETV), Metsaomaniku kool (TV3), Vaba mõtte klubi, Otse kümnesse (Tallinna TV), and on Raadio Kuku. Numerous articles and pieces of investigative journalism in the Estonian press.

Hobbies: politics, society, nature, painting, animal photography.

01.01.2020

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  • 12:06 Välismaalaste seaduse muutmise seaduse (tööjõukriisi leevendamine) eelnõu (192 SE) esimene lugemine
  • Hea juhataja! Hea ettekandja! Soomlased muretsevad, et Soome pohlad jäävad korjamata, kuna 2000 tailannat ja tailast ei pääse nagu ligi. Ma ei tea, kas sa Värskas sellist äri oled nagu näinud, et hakkavad ka pohli korjama. Aga tõsisemalt võttes: paljudel on tõesti kohtutäitur kaelas, kui
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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.
14.04.2020 / 12:34
Did not voteDid not vote
Extending the working time Päästeseaduse ja relvaseaduse muutmise seadus
15.04.2020 / 14:02
PresentPresent
Attendance check
13.04.2020 / 18:22
AgainstAgainst
2. motion to amend 2020. aasta riigi lisaeelarve seadus
21.04.2020 / 11:47
Did not voteDid not vote
Final vote Riigikogu otsus "Ettepaneku tegemine Vabariigi Valitsusele seadusandlike muudatuste väljatöötamiseks pikaajalise hoolduskoormuse probleemi lahendamiseks"
22.04.2020 / 14:09
AbsentAbsent
Attendance check
13.05.2020 / 14:01
PresentPresent
Attendance check
30.08.2019 / 14:12
AgainstAgainst
Final vote
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