Government of Veneto
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politics and government of
The Regional Council has its seat in the Palazzo Ferro Fini on the north side of the Grand Canal, two Renaissance buildings that were acquired in 1972 and then extensively renovated. The council is presided over by the President of the Region (Presidente della Regione), who is elected for a five-year term, and is composed by the President and the Ministers (Assessori), who are currently 12, including a Vice President.
The current regional government is in charge from 19 April 2010 and it is led by Luca Zaia.
|Vice President||Marino Zorzato||PdL/NCD|
|Minister of Budget and Finances||Roberto Ciambetti||LV|
|Minister of Health||Luca Coletto||LV|
|Minister of Economic Development||Maria Luisa Coppola||PdL/FI|
|Minister of Infrastructures and Transports||Renato Chisso (until June 2014)||PdL/FI|
|Minister of Public Works, Energy and Security||Massimo Giorgetti||PdL/FI|
|Minister of Agriculture||Franco Manzato||LV|
|Minister of Education and Labour||Elena Donazzan||PdL/FI|
|Minister of Social Affairs||Remo Sernagiotto (until June 2014)||PdL/FI|
|Minister of Tourism and International Trade||Marino Finozzi||LV|
|Minister of Environment||Maurizio Conte||LV|
|Minister of Venetian Identity||Daniele Stival||LV|
|Minister of Culture and City Planning||Marino Zorzato||PdL/NCD|
Source: Veneto Region – Ninth Legislature – Zaia Government
Note: In November 2013 The People of Freedom (PdL) was transformed into Forza Italia (FI); a group of dissidents formed the New Centre-Right (NCD).
List of previous governments
Luca Zaia is the ninth President of Veneto. His predecessor Giancarlo Galan (1995–2010) has been the longest-serving president of the region so far. Since direct election of the president was introduced, Venetian politics has become far more stable and governments generally last for a full term of five years.
- "Il Consiglio". Consiglio regionale del Veneto. Retrieved 2014-11-10.