Changes among the state secretaries

In today’s extraordinary session of the Council of State, the King has made changes in the list of state secretaries.

Mr. Thor Kleppen Sættem has been discharged from his office as state secretary to Minister of Justice, Public Security and Immigration Per Sandberg, and appointed again as state secretary to Minister of Justice, Public Security and Immigration Tor Mikkel Wara.

Mr. Torkil Åmland has been discharged from his office as state secretary to Minister of Justice, Public Security and Immigration Per Sandberg, and appointed again as state secretary to Minister of Justice, Public Security and Immigration Tor Mikkel Wara.

Mr. Knut Morten Johansen has been discharged from his office as state secretary to Minister of Justice, Public Security and Immigration Per Sandberg, and appointed again as state secretary to Minister of Justice, Public Security and Immigration Tor Mikkel Wara.

Mr. Sveinung Rotevatn has been discharged from his office as state secretary to Minister of Justice, Public Security and Immigration Per Sandberg, and appointed again as state secretary to Minister of Justice, Public Security and Immigration Tor Mikkel Wara.

Ms. Toril Charlotte Ulleberg Reynolds (leave of absence until September 2018) has been discharged from her office as state secretary to Minister of Justice, Public Security and Immigration Per Sandberg, and appointed again as state secretary to Minister of Justice, Public Security and Immigration Tor Mikkel Wara.

The changes are active as of 16.00 hours today, 4 April 2018. 

The Government represents the Conservative Party (C), the Progress Party (PrP) and the Liberal Party (L). The state secretaries are:

To Prime Minister Erna Solberg (C)
Mr. Lars Øy (C)
Ms. Ingvild Næss Stub (C)
Ms. Sunniva Ihle Steinstad (C)
Mr. Svein Arne Flåtten (C)
Mr. Rune Alstadsæter (C)
Mr. Audun Rødningsby (L)
Mr. Helge Fossum (PrP)

To Minister of Finance Siv Jensen (PrP)
Mr. Jørgen Næsje (PrP)
Ms. Marianne Eikvåg Groth (C)
Mr. Petter K. Tvedt (PrP)
Ms. Cecilie Brein-Karlsen (PrP)
Mr. Geir Olsen (L)

To Minister of Culture Trine Skei Grande (L)
Mr. Jan-Christian Kolstø (L)
Ms. Frida Blomgren (L)

To Minister of Education and Integration Jan Tore Sanner (C)
Ms. Kristin Holm Jensen (C)
Ms. Rikke Høistad Sjøberg (C)
Mr. Atle Simonsen (PrP)

To Minister of Transport and Communications Ketil Solvik-Olsen (PrP)
Mr. Anders Bjørnsen Werp (C)
Mr. Tommy Skjervold (PrP)
Mr. Brage Baklien (PrP)

To Minister of Local Government and Modernisation Monica Mæland (C)Mr. Paul Chaffey (C)
Mr. Lars Jacob Hiim (C)
Ms. Aase Marthe Horrigmo (C)
Ms. Anne Karin Olli (C)

To Minister of Health Bent Høie (C)
Ms. Anne Grethe Erlandsen (C)
Ms. Maria Jahrmann Bjerke (C)

To Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide (C)
Mr. Audun Halvorsen (C)
Ms. Marianne Hagen (C)

To Minister of Trade and Industry Torbjørn Røe Isaksen (C)
Mr. Magnus Thue (C)
Mr. Daniel Bjarmann Simonsen (C)
Mr. Roy Angelvik (PrP) – 50 percent position

To Minister of Fisheries Per Sandberg (PrP)
Ms. Veronica Pedersen Åsheim (PrP)
Mr. Roy Angelvik (PrP) – 50 percent position

To Minister of Labour and Social Affairs Anniken Hauglie (C)
Ms. Christl Kvam (C)
Mr. Morten Bakke (C)

To Minister of Children and Equality Linda Cathrine Hofstad Helleland (C)Mr. Tom Erlend Skaug (C)

To Minister of Agriculture and Food Jon Georg Dale (PrP)
Ms. Hanne Maren Blåfjelldal (PrP)

To Minister of Defence Frank Bakke-Jensen (C)
Ms. Tone Skogen (C)

To Minister of Petroleum and Energy Terje Søviknes (PrP)
Ms. Ingvil Smines Tybring-Gjedde (PrP)

To Minister of the Elderly and Public Health Åse Michaelsen (PrP)
Ms. Line Miriam Sandberg (PrP)

To Minister of Climate and Environment Ola Elvestuen (L)
Mr. Atle Hamar (L)

To Minister of International Development Nikolai Eivindssøn Astrup (C)Mr. Jens Frølich Holte (C)

To Minister of Research and Higher Education Iselin Nybø (L)
Ms. Rebekka Borsch (L)

To Minister of Justice, Public Security and Immigration Tor Mikkel Wara (PrP)
Mr. Thor Kleppen Sættem (C)
Mr. Torkil Åmland (PrP)
Mr. Knut Morten Johansen (PrP)
Mr. Sveinung Rotevatn (L)
Ms. Toril Charlotte Ulleberg Reynolds (PrP) – Maternity leave 01.10.2017-07.09.2018

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