Stefan Attefall

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Stefan Attefall
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Minister for Public Administration and Housing
In office
5 October 2010 – 3 October 2014
Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt
Preceded by Mats Odell
Succeeded by Mehmet Kaplan
Member of the Swedish Riksdag
for Jönköping County
In office
5 October 1998 – 29 September 2014
In office
30 September 1991 – 3 October 1994
Personal details
Born (1960-08-21) 21 August 1960 (age 54)
Lycksele, Västerbotten
Political party Christian Democrats
Spouse(s) Cecilia Attefall
Children 3
Occupation Politician, Contributing editor

Jan Stefan Attefall (born 21 August 1960) is a Swedish politician who was Minister for Public Administration and Housing between 5 October 2010 and 3 October 2014.[1] A member of the Christian Democrats, he has been an MP of the Swedish Riksdag since 1998. He was previously an MP from 1991 to 1994.[2] His name is associated with the Attefall house, a larger version of the friggebod.[3]

As an incumbent cabinet minister, he is by law prevented to have assignments as an MP and is replaced by Andreas Carlson.

He was chairman of the Financial Committee in the Swedish Riksdag[2] from 2006 to 2010 and parliamentary group leader of the Christian Democrats from 2002 to 2010.


  1. ^ "Stefan Attefall". Swedish Government Offices. Retrieved 2011-01-11. 
  2. ^ a b "Stefan Attefall (kd)". Sveriges Riksdag. Retrieved 2010-01-29. "Stefan Attefall (kd)". Aftonbladet. Retrieved 2010-04-01. 
  3. ^ Jorner, Björn (4 June 2014). "Riksdagen sade ja till Attefallshus". Svenska Dagbladet. Retrieved 22 June 2014.