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The 7th Dáil was elected at the 1932 general election on 16 February 1932. When it first met on 9 March, the 6th Executive Council (9 March 1932 – 8 February 1933) was formed by Fianna Fáil, ending a decade of governance by Cumann na nGaedheal (and its Pro-Treaty Sinn Féin predecessor). The 7th Dáil lasted for 343 days.

Government of the 7th Dáil
6th Executive Council of the Irish Free State
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Date formed9 March 1932
Date dissolved8 February 1933
People and organisations
Head of stateGeorge V
Governor-GeneralJames McNeill (Mar.–Nov. 1932)
Domhnall Ua Buachalla (Nov. 1932 – Feb. 1933)
Head of governmentÉamon de Valera
Deputy head of governmentSeán T. O'Kelly
Total no. of ministers10
Member partyFianna Fáil
Status in legislatureMinority Government
Opposition leaderW. T. Cosgrave (Cumann na nGaedheal)
History
Election(s)1932 general election
Legislature term(s)7th Dáil
Predecessor5th Executive Council
Successor7th Executive Council

6th Executive Council of the Irish Free StateEdit

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  1. ^ "Dáil Éireann debate - Wednesday, 9 March 1932: Nomination of President of the Executive Council". Houses of the Oireachtas. Retrieved 23 August 2019.
  2. ^ "Dáil Éireann debate - Wednesday, 9 March 1932: Nomination of the Executive Council". Houses of the Oireachtas. Retrieved 23 August 2019.