Butkevičius Cabinet

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Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius

Butkevičius Cabinet is the 16. cabinet of Lithuania since 1990. It consists of the Prime Minister, who is Head of Government, and 14 government ministers from the Social Democratic Party of Lithuania, the Labour Party, the Order and Justice, and the Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania.[1]

The Prime Minister is nominated by the President and confirmed by Seimas. The current Prime Minister is Algirdas Butkevičius (appointed December 7, 2012).

The Cabinet is the most aged so far in the independent Lithuanian history, with the age average exceeding 54 years during its appointment in 2012.[2]

Cabinet[edit]

Position Name Birth Party Time
From To
Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius * 1958 LSDP December 13, 2012
Education and Science Dainius Pavalkis * 1960 DP December 13, 2012
Energy Rokas Masiulis * 1969 Independent September 25, 2014
Finance Rimantas Šadžius * 1960 LSDP December 13, 2012
Economy Evaldas Gustas * 1951 LSDP December 13, 2013
Transport Rimantas Sinkevičius * 1952 LSDP December 13, 2012
Culture Šarūnas Birutis * 1961 DP December 13, 2012
Defence Juozas Olekas * 1955 LSDP December 13, 2012
Social Security and Labour Algimanta Pabedinskienė * 1965 DP December 13, 2012
Agriculture Virginija Baltraitienė * 1958 DP July 17, 2014
Interior Dailis Alfonsas Barakauskas * 1952 TT December 13, 2012
Foreign Affairs Linas Antanas Linkevičius * 1961 LSDP December 13, 2012
Justice Juozas Bernatonis * 1953 LSDP December 13, 2012
Environment Kęstutis Trečiokas * 1957 TT July 17, 2014
Health Rimantė Šalaševičiūtė * 1954 LSDP July 17, 2014

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Preceded
Kubilius Cabinet II
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since December 2012
Coat of arms of Lithuania.svg Succeeded