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Thirtieth Dáil - Twenty Eighth Government

 

Thirtieth Dáil (14/06/07 - 01/02/11)

Twenty-Eighth Government (07/05/08 - 09/03/11)

Name:Post held:
Brian Cowen

Taoiseach

and Minister for Foreign Affairs (from 19/01/11)

Mary Coughlan

Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment

Dept name changed to Enterprise, Trade and Innovation (from02/05/10)

Tánaiste and Minister for Education and Skills (from 23/03/10)

and Minister for Health and Children (from 20/01/11)

Brian LenihanMinister for Finance
Mary Harney

Minister for Health & Children

Resigned 20/01/11

Noel Dempsey

Minister for Transport

Resigned 20/01/11

Dermot Ahern

Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform

Dept name changed to Justice and Law Reform (from 02/06/10)

Resigned 20/01/11

Michael Martin

Minister for Foreign Affairs

Resigned 19/01/11

Martin Cullen

Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism (Resigned23/05/10)

Dept name changed to Tourism, Culture & Sport (from 02/05/10)

Eamon O Cuiv

Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs (to 23/05/10)

Dept name changed to Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs (from 02/06/10)

and Minister for Defence (from 20/01/11)

and Minister for the Environment, Heritage & Local Government (from 23/01/11)

Mary Hanafin

Minister for Social and Family Affairs

Dept name changed to Social Protection (from 02/05/10)

Minister for Tourism, Culture and Sport (from 23/03/10)

and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation (from 20/01/11)

Willie O’Dea

Minister for Defence

Resigned 18/02/10

John Gormley

Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government

Resigned 23/01/11

Eamon Ryan

Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources

Resigned 23/01/11

Brendan Smith

Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

and Minister for Justice and Law Reform (from 20/01/11)

Batt O’Keeffe

Minister for Education and Science

Dept name changed to Education and Skills (from 02/05/10)

Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation (from 23/03/10)

Resigned 20/01/11

Pat Carey

Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs (from 23/03/10)

Dept name changed to Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs (from 02/06/10)

and Minister for Transport (from 20/01/11)

and Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources (from 23/01/11)

Tony Killeen

Minister for Defence (from 23/03/10)

Resigned 20/01/11

 

Thirtieth Dáil (14/06/2007 -  01/02/11)

 

Twenty-Eighth Government (07/05/08 - 09/03/11)

 

(Ministers of State)

 

NamePost held
Pat Carey

MOS at the Department of the Taoiseach (Govt. Whip)

MOS at the Department of Defence (from 7/5/08 to 23/03/10)

Barry Andrews

MOS at the Department of Health and Children

MOS at the Department of Education and Science

MOS at the Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform (from 7/5/08)

Dick Roche

MOS at the Department of the Taoiseach

MOS at the Department of Foreign Affairs (from 7/5/08)

Trevor Sargent

MOS at the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food from 7/5/08)

Resigned 23/02/10

Noel Ahern

MOS at the Department of Transport (from 13/5/08)

Resigned 21/04/09

Sean Power

MOS at the Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources  (from 13/5/08)

Resigned 21/04/09

Tony KilleenMOS at the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food from 13/5/08 to 23/03/10)
Conor Lenihan

MOS at the Department of Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs

MOS at the Department of Education and Science

MOS at the Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform (from 13/5/08)

Mary Wallace

MOS at the Department of Health and Children  (from 13/5/08)

Resigned 21/04/09)

Seán Haughey

MOS at the Department of Education and Science

MOS at the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment (from 13/5/08)

Michael Kitt

MOS at the Department of the Environment, Heritage and ocal Government (from 13/5/08)

Resigned 21/04/09

Billy KelleherMOS at the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment (from 13/5/08)
John McGuinness

MOS as the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment (from 13/5/08)

Resigned 21/04/09

Jimmy Devins

MOS at the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment

MOS at the Department of Education and Science (from 13/5/08)

Resigned 21/04/09

Máire Hoctor

MOS at the Department of Health and Children

MOS at the Department of Social and Family Affairs

MOS at the Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government (from 13/5/08)

Resigned 21/04/09

John Moloney

MOS at the Department of Health and Children

MOS at the Department of Education and Science

MOS at the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment

MOS at the Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform (from 13/5/08)

Michael FinneranMOS at the Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government (from 13/5/08)
John Curran

MOS at the Department of Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs (from 13/5/08)

(from 23/05/10) MOS at the Department of the Taoiseach (Govt. Whip)

MOS at the Department of Defence

Peter PowerMOS at the Department of Foreign Affairs (from 13/5/08)
Martin Mansergh

MOS at the Department of Finance

MOS at the Department of Arts, Sport and Tourism (from 13/5/08)

Aine Brady

MOS at the Department of Health and Children

MOS at the Department of Environment, Heritage and Local Government

MOS at the Department of Social Protection (from 22/04/09)

Dara Calleary

MOS at the Department of Taoiseach

MOS at the Department of Finance

MOS at the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Innovation (from 22/04/09)

Ciaran Cuffe

MOS at the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

MOS at the Department of Environment, Heritage and Local Government (from 23/03/10)

Resigned 23/01/11

Sean ConnickMOS at the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (from 23/03/10)
Mary White

MOS at the Department of Justice and Law Reform

MOS at the Department of Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs

MOS at the Department of Education and Skills (from 23/03/10)

Resigned 23/01/11