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Prime Minister of Serbia and Montenegro
Predsednik Saveta ministara Srbije i Crne Gore
Председник Савета министара Србије и Црне Горе
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Longest serving
Radoje Kontić

9 February 1993 – 19 May 1998
Reports to President of Serbia and Montenegro
Precursor Prime Minister of Yugoslavia
Formation14 July 1992 (14 July 1992)
First holder Milan Panić
Final holder Svetozar Marović
Abolished3 June 2006 (3 June 2006)
Succession Prime Minister of Serbia
Prime Minister of Montenegro

The prime minister of Serbia and Montenegro was the head of government of Serbia and Montenegro from its establishment in 1992 up until the state's dissolution in 2006. Between 1992–2003 the full name of the office was President of the Federal Government of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (Serbian : Predsednik Savezne Vlade Savezne Republike Jugoslavije), while after the constitutional reforms of 2003 the title was Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Serbia and Montenegro (Serbian : Predsednik Saveta ministara Srbije i Crne Gore, literally translated as President of the Council of Ministers of Serbia and Montenegro). The office was merged in 2003 with the head of state, providing for one person to hold both the office of President of Serbia and Montenegro and Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Serbia and Montenegro.

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Prime ministers

There were five presidents of the Federal Government of the FR Yugoslavia after its assertion of independence from the SFR Yugoslavia (SFRY) in 1992 up until its dissolution in 2003. Svetozar Marović of the Democratic Party of Socialists of Montenegro was the only chairman of the Council of Ministers of Serbia and Montenegro after its constitutional reforms and reconstitution as a confederacy. He was inaugurated on March 7, 2003. After the declaration of independence of Montenegro, on June 3, 2006, the chairman of the Council of Ministers announced on June 4, 2006 the termination of his office. [1]

   Democratic Party of Socialists of Montenegro
   Socialist People's Party of Montenegro
   Independent
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(Lifespan)
EthnicityTerm of officePolitical partyNote
Took officeLeft officeTime in office
Presidents of the Federal Government
1992–2003
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Milan Panić
(born 1929)
Serbian 14 July 19929 February 1993210 days Independent
2
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Radoje Kontić
(born 1937)
Montenegrin 9 February 199319 May 19985 years, 99 days DPS
3
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Bulatović, Momir Momir Bulatović
(1956–2019)
Montenegrin 19 May 19984 November 20002 years, 169 days SNP Resigned on 9 October 2000, after the Bulldozer Revolution.
4
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Zoran Žižić
(1952–2013)
Montenegrin 4 November 200024 July 2001262 days SNP Resigned on 29 June 2001, in protest over the extradition of Slobodan Milošević to the ICTY.
5
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Dragiša Pešić
(1954–2016)
Montenegrin 24 July 20017 March 20031 year, 226 days SNP
Chairman of the Council of Ministers
2003–2006
6
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Svetozar Marović
(born 1956)
Montenegrin 7 March 20033 June 20063 years, 88 days DPS Also head of state as President of Serbia and Montenegro (offices merged).

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Svetozar MarovićDragiša PešićZoran ŽižićMomir BulatovićRadoje KontićMilan PanićPrime Minister of Serbia and Montenegro

Living former prime ministers

As of November 14, 2022, there were three living former Prime ministers of Serbia and Montenegro (until 2003 Yugoslavia). The most recent death of a former Prime minister was that of Momir Bulatović on 30.June 2019. The living former Prime ministers in order of service, are:

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