Italian Minister of Justice

This is a list of the Italian Ministers of Justice since 1946. The Minister of Justice is a senior member of the Italian Cabinet and leads the Ministry of Justice.

Minister of Justice
Ministro della Giustizia
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Incumbent
Alfonso Bonafede

since 1 June 2018
Ministry of Justice
Member ofCouncil of Ministers
SeatRome
AppointerThe President of Italy
Term lengthNo fixed term
FormationJuly 13, 1946; 74 years ago (1946-07-13)
First holderFausto Gullo
Websitewww.giustizia.it

The current Minister of Justice is Alfonso Bonafede, a member of the Five Star Movement, appointed on 1 June 2018, who serves in the cabinet of Giuseppe Conte.[1]

List of Ministers of JusticeEdit

Parties:

Coalitions:

N. Portrait Name
(Born–Died)
Term of office Party Government Ref.
Took office Left office Time in office
Minister of Grace and Justice
1   Fausto Gullo
(1887–1974)
13 July 1946 31 May 1947 323 days Italian Communist Party De Gasperi II·III
2   Giuseppe Grassi
(1883–1950)
31 May 1947 27 January 1950 2 years, 241 days Italian Liberal Party De Gasperi IV·V
3   Attilio Piccioni
(1892–1976)
27 January 1950 26 July 1951 1 year, 180 days Christian Democracy De Gasperi VI
4   Adone Zoli
(1887–1960)
26 July 1951 16 July 1953 1 year, 355 days Christian Democracy De Gasperi VII
5   Guido Gonella
(1905–1982)
16 July 1953 17 August 1953 32 days Christian Democracy De Gasperi VIII
6   Antonio Azara
(1883–1967)
17 August 1953 18 January 1954 154 days Christian Democracy Pella
7   Michele De Pietro
(1884–1967)
18 January 1954 6 July 1955 1 year, 169 days Christian Democracy Fanfani I
Scelba
8   Aldo Moro
(1916–1978)
6 July 1955 19 May 1957 1 year, 317 days Christian Democracy Segni I
(5)   Guido Gonella
(1905–1982)
19 May 1957 21 February 1962 4 years, 278 days Christian Democracy Zoli
Fanfani II
Segni II
Tambroni
Fanfani III
9   Giacinto Bosco
(1905–1997)
21 February 1962 4 December 1963 1 year, 286 days Christian Democracy Fanfani IV
Leone I
10   Oronzo Reale
(1902–1988)
4 December 1963 24 June 1968 4 years, 203 days Italian Republican Party Moro I·II·III
(5)   Guido Gonella
(1905–1982)
24 June 1968 12 December 1968 171 days Christian Democracy Leone II
11   Silvio Gava
(1901–1999)
12 December 1968 27 March 1970 1 year, 105 days Christian Democracy Leone II
Rumor I
Rumor II
(10)   Oronzo Reale
(1902–1988)
27 March 1970 1 March 1971 339 days Italian Republican Party Rumor III
Colombo
12   Emilio Colombo
(1920–2013)
Acting
1 March 1971 17 February 1972 353 days Christian Democracy Colombo
(5)   Guido Gonella
(1905–1982)
17 February 1972 7 July 1973 1 year, 140 days Christian Democracy Andreotti I·II
13   Mario Zagari
(1913–1996)
7 July 1973 23 November 1974 1 year, 139 days Italian Socialist Party Rumor IV·V
(10)   Oronzo Reale
(1902–1988)
23 November 1974 12 February 1976 1 year, 81 days Italian Republican Party Moro IV
14   Francesco Paolo Bonifacio
(1923–1989)
12 February 1976 20 March 1979 3 years, 36 days Christian Democracy Moro V
Andreotti III·IV
15   Tommaso Morlino
(1925–1983)
20 March 1979 18 October 1980 1 year, 212 days Christian Democracy Andreotti V
Cossiga I
Cossiga II
16   Adolfo Sarti
(1928–1992)
18 October 1980 23 May 1981 217 days Christian Democracy Forlani
17   Clelio Darida
(1927–2017)
23 May 1981 4 August 1983 2 years, 73 days Christian Democracy Forlani
Spadolini I·II
Fanfani V
18   Mino Martinazzoli
(1931–2011)
4 August 1983 1 August 1986 2 years, 362 days Christian Democracy Craxi I
19   Virginio Rognoni
(1924– )
1 August 1986 29 July 1987 362 days Christian Democracy Craxi II
Fanfani VI
20   Giuliano Vassalli
(1915–2009)
29 July 1987 2 February 1991 3 years, 188 days Italian Socialist Party Goria
De Mita
Andreotti VI
21   Claudio Martelli
(1943– )
2 February 1991 28 April 1993 2 years, 85 days Italian Socialist Party Andreotti VI·VII
Amato I
22   Giovanni Conso
(1922–2015)
28 April 1993 10 May 1994 1 year, 12 days Independent Amato I
Ciampi
23   Alfredo Biondi
(1928–2020)
10 May 1994 17 January 1995 252 days Forza Italia Berlusconi I
24   Filippo Mancuso
(1922–2011)
17 January 1995 19 October 1995 275 days Independent Dini
25   Lamberto Dini
(1931– )
Acting
19 October 1995 16 February 1996 120 days Independent
26   Vincenzo Caianiello
(1932–2002)
16 February 1996 17 May 1996 91 days Independent
27   Giovanni Maria Flick
(1940– )
17 May 1996 21 October 1998 2 years, 157 days Independent Prodi I
28   Oliviero Diliberto
(1956– )
21 October 1998 25 April 2000 1 year, 187 days Party of Italian Communists D'Alema I·II
Minister of Justice
29   Piero Fassino
(1949– )
25 April 2000 11 June 2001 1 year, 47 days Democrats of the Left Amato II
30   Roberto Castelli
(1946– )
11 June 2001 17 May 2006 4 years, 340 days Northern League Berlusconi II·III
31   Clemente Mastella
(1947– )
17 May 2006 17 January 2008 1 year, 245 days Union of Democrats for Europe Prodi II
32   Romano Prodi
(1939– )
Acting
17 January 2008 6 February 2008 20 days Democratic Party
33   Luigi Scotti
(1932– )
6 February 2008 8 May 2008 92 days Independent
34   Angelino Alfano
(1970– )
8 May 2008 28 July 2011 3 years, 81 days The People of Freedom Berlusconi IV
35   Nitto Francesco Palma
(1950– )
28 July 2011 16 November 2011 111 days The People of Freedom
36   Paola Severino
(1948– )
16 November 2011 28 April 2013 1 year, 163 days Independent Monti
37   Anna Maria Cancellieri
(1943– )
28 April 2013 22 February 2014 300 days Independent Letta
38   Andrea Orlando
(1969– )
22 February 2014 1 June 2018 4 years, 99 days Democratic Party Renzi
Gentiloni
39   Alfonso Bonafede
(1976– )
1 June 2018 Incumbent 2 years, 120 days Five Star Movement Conte I·II

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Vitale, Giovanna (16 May 2018). "Alfonso Bonafede ministro della Giustizia: il "Mr Wolf" del M5s". la Repubblica (in Italian). Rome. Archived from the original on 16 May 2018. Retrieved 11 February 2020.

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