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MINISTRY AND MINISTERIAL ARRANGEMENTS

The Leader of the Government in the Senate (Senator Gareth Evans), by

leave, informed the Senate that the second Keating Ministry had been

constituted as follows:

SECOND KEATING MINISTRY

*Prime Minister

The Honourable Paul John Keating, MP

*Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Housing, Local Government and

Human Services

The Honourable Brian Leslie Howe, MP

*Minister for Foreign Affairs and Leader

of the Government in the Senate

Senator the Honourable Gareth John Evans, QC

*Minister for Defence and Deputy Leader of the Government in the Senate

Senator the Honourable Robert Francis Ray

*Treasurer

The Honourable Ralph Willis, MP

*Minister for Finance and Leader of the House

The Honourable Kim Christian Beazley, MP

*Minister for the Environment, Sport and Territories and Minister for

Health

Senator the Honourable Graham Frederick Richardson

*Minister for Industry, Technology and Regional Development

Senator the Honourable Peter Francis Salmon Cook

*Minister for Immigration and Ethnic Affairs and Minister Assisting the

Prime Minister for Multicultural Affairs

Senator the Honourable Nick Bolkus

*Minister for Employment, Education and Training

The Honourable Simon Findlay Crean, MP

*Minister for Primary Industries and Energy

Senator the Honourable Robert Lindsay Collins

*Minister for Social Security

The Honourable Peter Jeremy Baldwin, MP

*Minister for Administrative Services and Minister for Trade

Senator the Honourable Robert Francis McMullan

*Minister for Industrial Relations and Minister for Transport

The Honourable Laurence John Brereton, MP

*Attorney-General

The Honourable Michael Hugh Lavarch, MP

*Minister for Communications and the Arts and Minister for Tourism

The Honourable Michael John Lee, MP

Minister for Resources

The Honourable David Peter Beddall, MP

Minister for Development Co-operation and Pacific Island Affairs

The Honourable Gordon Neil Bilney, MP

Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs

The Honourable Robert Edward Tickner, MP

Minister for Schools, Vocational Education and Training

The Honourable Ross Vincent Free, MP

Minister for Consumer Affairs

The Honourable Jeannette McHugh, MP

Minister for Family Services

Senator the Honourable Rosemary Anne Crowley

Minister for Veterans' Affairs, Minister for Defence Science and

Personnel, Minister for Sport and Territories and Manager of Government

Business in the Senate

Senator the Honourable John Philip Faulkner

Assistant Treasurer

The Honourable George Gear, MP

Minister for Justice

The Honourable Duncan James Colquhoun Kerr, MP

Minister for Science and Small Business and Minister Assisting the Prime

Minister for Science

Senator the Honourable Christopher Cleland Schacht

Special Minister of State and Vice-President of the Executive Council

The Honourable Francis John Walker, QC, MP

Assistant Minister for Industrial Relations and Minister Assisting the

Prime Minister for Public Service Matters

The Honourable Gary Thomas Johns, MP

Parliamentary Secretary to the Attorney-General

The Honourable Peter Duncan, MP

Parliamentary Secretary (Territories) to the Minister for the

Environment, Sport and Territories and Parliamentary Secretary to the

Minister for Employment, Education and Training

The Honourable Warren Edward Snowdon, MP

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Social Security and

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Administrative Services

The Honourable Con Sciacca, MP

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Defence

The Honourable Gary Francis Punch, MP

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment, Sport and

Territories

The Honourable Janice Ann Crosio, MBE, MP

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Industry, Technology and

Regional Development

The Honourable Eamon John Lindsay, MP

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Transport

The Honourable Neil Patrick O'Keefe, MP

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Primary Industries and

Energy

Senator the Honourable Nicholas John Sherry

Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister and Parliamentary

Secretary to the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Human

Services

The Honourable Andrew Charles Theophanous, MP

Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer

The Honourable Robert Paul Elliott, MP

*Minister in the Cabinet

Ministerial representation: Senator Gareth Evans also informed the

Senate that the following arrangements had been made for ministerial

representation in the Senate:

MINISTERIAL REPRESENTATION

Minister

Representing

Senator the Honourable Gareth Evans, QC

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Leader of the Government in the Senate

Prime Minister

Minister for Development Co-operation and Pacific Island Affairs

Special Minister of State (Prime Minister)

Senator the Honourable Robert Ray

Minister for Defence and Deputy Leader of the Government in the Senate

Minister for Industrial Relations

Minister for Tourism

Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Public Service Matters

Senator the Honourable Graham Richardson

Minister for the Environment, Sport and Territories and Minister for

Health

Minister for Housing, Local Government and Human Services

Senator the Honourable Peter Cook

Minister for Industry, Technology and Regional Development

Treasurer

Special Minister of State (Treasurer)

Minister for Finance

Senator the Honourable Nick Bolkus

Minister for Immigration and Ethnic Affairs and Minister Assisting the

Prime Minister for Multicultural Affairs

Attorney-General

Minister for Consumer Affairs

Minister for Justice

Senator the Honourable Robert Collins

Minister for Primary Industries and Energy

Minister for Resources

Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs

Senator the Honourable Robert McMullan

Minister for Administrative Services and Minister for Trade

Minister for Transport

Minister for Communications and the Arts

Senator the Honourable Rosemary Crowley

Minister for Family Services

Minister for Social Security

Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Status of Women

Senator the Honourable John Faulkner

Minister for Veterans' Affairs, Minister for Defence Science and

Personnel, Minister for Sport and Territories and Manager of Government

Business in the Senate

Senator the Honourable Christopher Schacht

Minister for Science and Small Business and Minister Assisting the Prime

Minister for Science

Minister for Employment, Education and Training

Minister for Schools, Vocational Education and Training

Parliamentary Secretary

Senator the Honourable Nicholas Sherry

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Primary Industries and

Energy