Václav Klaus' First Cabinet

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Václav Klaus' First Cabinet
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9th Cabinet of Czech Republic
2 July 1992 - 4 July 1996
Vaclav Klaus headshot.jpg
Date formed2 July 1992
Date dissolved4 July 1996
People and organisations
Head of state Václav Havel
Head of government Václav Klaus
No. of ministers17-19
Member party ODS
Status in legislatureMajority (coalition)
105 / 200(53%)
Opposition party KSČM
Opposition leader Jiří Svoboda
Miroslav Grebeníček
Election(s) 1992 Czech legislative election
Incoming formation1992
Outgoing formation1996
Predecessor Petr Pithart's Cabinet
Successor Václav Klaus' Second Cabinet

The first cabinet of Prime Minister Václav Klaus was in power from 2 July 1992 to 4 July 1996. The Czech Republic became an independent sovereign state on 1 January 1993 and thus this government was the first one after the dissolution of Czechoslovakia. It consisted of Civic Democratic Party (ODS), Christian and Democratic Union – Czechoslovak People's Party (KDU-ČSL), Civic Democratic Alliance (ODA) and Christian Democratic Party (KDS).

Government ministers

PortfolioImageNamePolitical Party
Prime Minister Vaclav Klaus headshot.jpg Václav Klaus ODS
Deputy Prime Minister Jan Kalvoda ODA
Deputy Prime Minister
Minister of Finance
Ivan Kočárník ODS
Deputy Prime Minister
Minister of Agriculture
Josef Lux 01.jpg Josef Lux KDU-ČSL
Minister of Defence A Baudys 2010.jpg Antonín Baudyš 1KDU-ČSL
Minister for Competition Belehradek1995.jpg Stanislav Bělehrádek KDU-ČSL
Minister of Environment František Benda ODS
Minister of Transportation Vladimír Budínský 2ODS
Minister of Industry and Trade Vladimir Dlouhy politik.JPG Vladimír Dlouhý ODA
Minister of Economic Policy and Development Karel Dyba ODS
Minister of Defence Vilém Holáň 3KDU-ČSL
Minister of Culture Jindřich Kabát 4KDU-ČSL
Minister of Health Petr Lom 5ODS
Minister of State Comptrol Igor Němec ODS
Minister of Justice Jiří Novák ODS
Minister of Education Ivan Pilip.JPG Ivan Pilip 6ODS
Minister of Education Petr Piťha 7KDS
Minister of Health Luděk Rubáš 8ODS
Minister of Interior Jan Ruml.jpg Jan Ruml ODS
Minister for National Assets and Privatization Jiří Skalický ODA
Minister of Health Strasky.jpg Jan Stráský 9ODS
Minister of Culture Pavel Tigrid.jpg Pavel Tigrid 10KDU-ČSL
Minister of Labour and Social Affairs Jindřich Vodička ODS
Minister of Foreign Affairs Josef Zieleniec ODS


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