Carlsson II Cabinet

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Carlsson's II Cabinet
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48th Cabinet of Sweden
Date formed 27 February 1990
Date dissolved 4 October 1991
People and organizations
Head of government Ingvar Carlsson
Head of state Carl XVI Gustaf
Member party Social Democrats
Status in legislature Single-party minority government
Opposition party Moderate Party
Opposition leader Carl Bildt
History
Legislature term(s) 1988-1991
Outgoing formation Defeat in 1991 general election
Previous Ingvar Carlsson's First Cabinet
Successor Carl Bildt's Cabinet

The Carlsson's II Cabinet was the cabinet and Government of Sweden from 27 February 1990 to 4 October 1991.

The cabinet was a single-party minority government consisting the Social Democrats. The cabinet was led by Prime Minister Ingvar Carlsson whose first cabinet had resigned in early February 1990 due an emergency package that had been voted down in Swedish Riksdag. The need for an emergency package were still left when his second cabinet assumed office on 27 February 1990 and on 5 April 1990 his government made up an emergency package with the Liberal People's Party.

The cabinet resigned on 4 October 1991 following defeat in the 1991 general election. The cabinet was succeeded by the cabinet of Carl Bildt.

Ministers[edit]

Portfolio Minister Took office Left office Party
Prime Minister   Ingvar Carlsson 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Deputy Prime Minister   Odd Engström 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Minister for Foreign Affairs   Sten Andersson 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Minister for Finance   Allan Larsson 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Minister for Education   Bengt Göransson 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Minister for Justice   Laila Freivalds 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Minister for Health and Social Affairs   Ingela Thalén 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Minister for Employment   Mona Sahlin 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Minister for Agriculture   Mats Hellström 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Minister for Defence   Roine Carlsson 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Minister for Communications   Georg Andersson 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Minister for the Interior   Bengt K.Å. Johansson 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Minister for Housing   Ulf Lönnqvist 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Minister for the Environment   Birgitta Dahl 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Minister for Enterprise   Rune Molin 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Ministers without portfolio
Coordination   Jan Nygren 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
International Development Cooperation   Lena Hjelm-Wallén 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Foreign Trade   Anita Gradin 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Social Security   Bengt Lindqvist 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Schools   Göran Persson 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic
Migration   Maj-Lis Lööw 27 February 1990 4 October 1991 Social Democratic

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Preceded by
Ingvar Carlsson's First Cabinet
Cabinet of Sweden
1990–1991
Succeeded by
Carl Bildt's Cabinet