Government of Serbia

The Government of Serbia (Serbian: Влада Србије, romanizedVlada Srbije), formally the Government of the Republic of Serbia (Serbian: Влада Републике Србије, romanizedVlada Republike Srbije), commonly abbreviated to Serbian Government (Serbian: Српска Влада, romanizedSrpska Vlada), is the executive branch of government in Serbia.

Government of the Republic of Serbia
Влада Републике Србије
Vlada Republike Srbije
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Overview
Established28 October 2020; 14 months ago (2020-10-28)
(Current, 16th convocation of the Government of Serbia)
27 April 1992; 29 years ago (1992-04-27)
(as the Government of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia)
11 February 1991; 30 years ago (1991-02-11)
(1st convocation of the Government of Serbia)
StateRepublic of Serbia
LeaderPrime Minister (nominated by the President of the Republic)
Appointed byNational Assembly
Ministries18
Responsible toNational Assembly
Annual budget278.71 million (2020, planned)[1]
HeadquartersNemanjina 11, Belgrade
Websitewww.srbija.gov.rs

The affairs of government are decided by the Cabinet of Ministers, which is led by the Prime Minister. The government is housed in a Ministry of Finance of Kingdom of Yugoslavia Building.

JurisdictionEdit

According to the Constitution of Serbia, the Government:

  • Determines and guides policy
  • Executes laws and other general acts of the National Assembly
  • Adopts regulations and other general acts for the purpose of enforcing laws
  • Proposes to the National Assembly the laws and other general acts and gives an opinion on them when submitted by another proposer
  • Directs and coordinates the work of public administration bodies and supervises their work
  • Performs other duties determined by the Constitution and the law

Also, the Government is responsible to the National Assembly for the policy of the Republic of Serbia, for the implementation of laws and other general acts of the National Assembly and for the work of state administration bodies.

Incumbent governmentEdit

The incumbent Cabinet was sworn on 28 October 2020 by a majority vote in the National Assembly. It is the second cabinet of Ana Brnabić, who became the Prime Minister month after the former Prime Minister of Serbia Aleksandar Vučić resigned from the office to become the President of Serbia, following the 2017 presidential elections. The current cabinet is greater than the first cabinet of Ana Brnabić and has 23 members (two more than previous cabinet), 21 with a ministry and 2 without portfolio.

List of ministersEdit

Office Portrait Name Term of office Party
Prime Minister   Ana Brnabić 29 June 2017 – present Serbian Progressive Party
Deputy Prime Minister   Branko Ružić 28 October 2020 – present Socialist Party of Serbia
  Zorana Mihajlović 27 April 2014 – present Serbian Progressive Party
  Nebojša Stefanović 11 August 2016 – present Serbian Progressive Party
  Maja Gojković 28 October 2020 – present Serbian Progressive Party
  Branislav Nedimović 28 October 2020 – present Serbian Progressive Party
Minister of Foreign Affairs   Nikola Selaković 28 October 2020 – present Serbian Progressive Party
Minister of Internal Affairs   Aleksandar Vulin 28 October 2020 – present Movement of Socialists
Minister of Defence   Nebojša Stefanović 28 October 2020 – present Serbian Progressive Party
Minister of Finance   Siniša Mali 29 May 2018 – present Serbian Progressive Party
Minister of Economy Anđelka Atanasković 28 October 2020 – present Serbian Progressive Party
Minister of Rural Welfare   Milan Krkobabić 28 October 2020 – present Party of United Pensioners of Serbia
Minister of Education, Science and Technological Development   Branko Ružić 28 October 2020 – present Socialist Party of Serbia
Minister of Mining and Energy   Zorana Mihajlović 28 October 2020 – present Serbian Progressive Party
Minister of Culture and Information   Maja Gojković 28 October 2020 – present Serbian Progressive Party
Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Economy   Branislav Nedimović 11 August 2016 – present Serbian Progressive Party
Minister of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure   Tomislav Momirović 28 October 2020 – present Serbian Progressive Party
Minister of Environmental Protection   Irena Vujović 28 October 2020 – present Serbian Progressive Party
Minister of European Integration   Jadranka Joksimović 29 June 2017 – present Serbian Progressive Party
Minister of Family Welfare and Demography   Ratko Dmitrović 28 October 2020 – present Independent (nominated by Serbian Patriotic Alliance)
Minister of Health   Zlatibor Lončar 27 April 2014 – present Serbian Progressive Party
Minister of Human and Minority Rights   Gordana Čomić 28 October 2020 – present Independent
Minister of Justice Maja Popović 28 October 2020 – present Independent
Minister of Labour, Employment, Veteran and Social Policy Darija Kisić Tepavčević 28 October 2020 – present Independent (until November 2021)
Serbian Progressive Party (since November 2021)
Minister of Public Administration and Local Self-Government   Marija Obradović 28 October 2020 – present Serbian Progressive Party
Minister of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications   Tatjana Matić 28 October 2020 – present Social Democratic Party of Serbia
Minister of Youth and Sports   Vanja Udovičić 2 September 2013 – present Serbian Progressive Party
Minister without portfolio   Nenad Popović 29 June 2017 – present Serbian People's Party
  Novica Tončev 28 October 2020 – present Socialist Party of Serbia

Government historyEdit

List of governments of the Republic of SerbiaEdit

Assumed office Prime Minister Party in Office
(leading)
Cabinet
11 February 1991 Dragutin Zelenović Socialist Party of Serbia Cabinet of Dragutin Zelenović
23 December 1992 Radoman Božović Cabinet of Radoman Božović
10 February 1993 Nikola Šainović Cabinet of Nikola Šainović
18 March 1994 Mirko Marjanović Cabinet of Mirko Marjanović I
24 March 1998 Cabinet of Mirko Marjanović II
25 October 2000 Milomir Minić Cabinet of Milomir Minić
25 January 2001 Zoran Đinđić
Zoran Živković
Democratic Party
DOS coalition
Cabinet of Zoran Đinđić
3 March 2004 Vojislav Koštunica Democratic Party of Serbia Cabinet of Vojislav Koštunica I
15 May 2007 Cabinet of Vojislav Koštunica II
7 July 2008 Mirko Cvetković Democratic Party Cabinet of Mirko Cvetković
27 July 2012 Ivica Dačić Serbian Progressive Party Cabinet of Ivica Dačić
27 April 2014 Aleksandar Vučić Cabinet of Aleksandar Vučić I
11 August 2016 Cabinet of Aleksandar Vučić II
29 June 2017 Ana Brnabić Cabinet of Ana Brnabić I
28 October 2020 Cabinet of Ana Brnabić II

Governmental agencies and officesEdit

Government of the Republic of Serbia within its ministries has over 130 governmental agencies and institutions.[2][3] These are the services that operate within the Government of the Republic of Serbia (as of December 2017):[4][5]

  • Secretary-General Office of the Government of Serbia
  • Office for Cooperation with Media
  • Agency for human resources management
  • Airline service of the Government of Serbia
  • Directorate for joint affairs of republic authorities
  • Coordination Body for the municipalities of Preševo, Bujanovac and Medveđa
  • Office of the National Security and Protection of Classified Informations
  • Office for Cooperation with Civil Society
  • Audit Office of the European Union Asset Management System
  • Office for Human and Minority Rights
  • Office for Kosovo and Metohija
  • Office for Coordination Affairs in the Negotiation Process with the Provisional Institutions of Self-Government in Priština
  • The Office of the Council for Cooperation with the Russian Federation and the People's Republic of China
  • Office of Drugs Control
  • Public Investment Management Office
  • Office of Information Technology and Electronic Administration

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ЗАКОН О БУЏЕТУ РЕПУБЛИКЕ СРБИЈЕ ЗА 2020. ГОДИНУ" (PDF). parlament.gov.rs. Народна скупштина Републике Србије. Retrieved 20 February 2020.
  2. ^ "Srbija rekorder u broju agencija" (in Serbian). B92. 17 December 2011.
  3. ^ "Republičke agencije, zavodi i druge organizacije" (in Serbian).[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ "Година LXXIII – број 61". pravno-informacioni-sistem.rs (in Serbian). Službeni glasnik RS. 23 June 2017. Retrieved 18 December 2017.
  5. ^ "ODLUKA O MAKSIMALNOM BROJU ZAPOSLENIH NA NEODREĐENO VREME U SISTEMU DRŽAVNIH ORGANA, SISTEMU JAVNIH SLUŽBI, SISTEMU AUTONOMNE POKRAJINE VOJVODINE I SISTEMU LOKALNE SAMOUPRAVE ZA 2017. GODINU". paragraf.rs (in Serbian). Službeni glasnik RS.

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