Second Serzh Sargsyan government

The Second Serzh Sargsyan government was the governing body of Armenia from 17 April 2018 until 23 April 2018. Serzh Sargsyan was elected by National Assembly and was appointed Prime Minister by President Armen Sarkissian on 17 April 2018.

Second Government of Serzh Sargsyan
Flag of Armenia.svg
15th government of Armenia
Serzh Sargsyan (9797935885).jpg
Serzh Sargsyan (2012)
Date formed17 April 2018 (2018-04-17)
Date dissolved23 April 2018 (2018-04-23)
People and organisations
Head of stateArmen Sarkissian
Head of governmentSerzh Sargsyan
Deputy head of governmentKaren Karapetyan
No. of ministers18
Member partiesRepublican Party
ARF
Status in legislatureCoalition
Opposition partiesTsarukyan Alliance
Way Out Alliance
History
PredecessorKarapetyan government
SuccessorFirst Pashinyan government

It was a coalition government formed by two parliamentary groups: the Republicans and Dashnaktsutyun.

The cabinet consisted of eighteen ministries and eight adjunct bodies. Each ministry is responsible for elaborating and implementing governmental decisions in its respective sphere.[1]

Sezh Sargsyan was forced to resign after few days of mass protests within the frames of the 2018 Armenian revolution.

StructureEdit

Governing staffEdit

Main office holders
Office Name Party Since
Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan Republican Party 17 April 2018
First Deputy Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan Republican Party 17 April 2018
Deputy Prime Minister Vache Gabrielyan Republican Party 17 April 2018
Armen Gevorgyan Republican Party 17 April 2018

MinistriesEdit

Main office holders
Office Name Party Since
Prime Minister of Armenia Karen Karapetyan Republican Party 17 April 2018
Vice Prime Minister

Minister of International Economic Integration and Reforms

Vache Gabrielyan Republican Party 17 April 2018
Minister of Defence Vigen Sargsyan Republican Party 17 April 2018
Minister of Economic Development and Investments Suren Karayan Republican Party 17 April 2018
Minister of Agriculture Ignati Arakelyan Republican Party 17 April 2018
Minister of Culture Armen Amiryan Republican Party 17 April 2018
Minister of Diaspora Hranush Hakobyan Republican Party 17 April 2018
Minister of Nature Protection Artsvik Minasyan Armenian Revolutionary Federation 17 April 2018
Minister of Education and Science Levon Mkrtchyan Armenian Revolutionary Federation 17 April 2018
Minister of Energy Infrastructures and Natural Resources Ashot Manukyan Non-partisan 17 April 2018
Minister of Finance Vardan Aramyan Republican Party 17 April 2018
Minister of Foreign Affairs Eduard Nalbandyan Non-partisan 17 April 2018
Minister of Health Levon Altunyan Republican Party 17 April 2018
Minister of Justice Davit Harutyunyan Republican Party 17 April 2018
Minister of Labor and Social Affairs Artem Asatryan Republican Party 17 April 2018
Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs Hrachya Rostomyan Non-partisan 17 April 2018
Minister of Territorial Administration and Development Davit Lokyan Armenian Revolutionary Federation 17 April 2018
Minister of Emergency Situations Davit Tonoyan Non-partisan 17 April 2018
Minister of Transport, Communication and Information Technologies Vahan Martirosyan Republican Party 17 April 2018

Adjunct bodiesEdit

The role of adjunct bodies is to elaborate, implement and administer governmental decision in respective sphere. Similar to ministries, adjunct bodies are subordinate to Prime Minister. There are eight adjunct bodies to Armenian government.[2]

Adjunct body Head Party Since in office
General Department of Civil Aviation Sergey Avetisyan Non-party 8 June 2016
National Security Service Georgy Kutoyan Non-party 12 February 2016
State Nuclear Safety Regulatory Committee by the Government Ashot Martirosyan Non-party 17 September 2008
Police Vladimir Gasparyan Non-party 1 November 2011
State Committee of the Real Estate Cadastre Martin Sargsyan Republican Party 3 June 2014
State Property Management Department Arman Sahakyan Republican Party 22 June 2011
State Revenue Committee Vardan Harutyunyan Non-party 8 October 2016
State Urban Development Committee Narek Sargsyan Non-party 11 October 2016

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Structure of Armenian government Official website of the government of Armenia
  2. ^ Adjunct bodies of government of Armenia Official website of the government of Armenia