Charlie Flanagan TD was appointed Minister for Justice and Equality on 14 June 2017, having previously served as Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade. He was Minister for Children and Youth Affairs for a period in 2014.
Appointed Minister for Children and Youth Affairs on May 6th, 2016. Dr. Katherine Zappone was nominated to the 24th Seanad Éireann by Taoiseach Enda Kenny in 2011.
State for Justice at the Department of Justice and Equality with special responsibility for Equality, Immigration, and Integration on Thursday, 19 May 2016.