Ministers of State of the 24th Dáil
On that day FitzGerald announced to the Dáil that the Government had appointed Seán Barrett, TD to the post of Minister for State at the Department of the Taoiseach with special responsibility as Government Chief Whip. On 16 December 1982, the Taoiseach announced that the Government had appointed the other Ministers of State.
Ministers of State (16 December 1982 – 21 January 1987)
- "History of Government – Twenty-Fourth Dáil – Ministers of State". Department of the Taoiseach. Retrieved 20 November 2012.