Prime Minister of Slovakia

  • chairman of the government of the slovak republic
    predseda vlády slovenskej republiky
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    incumbent
    igor matovič

    since 21 march 2020
    member ofeuropean council
    residence episcopal summer palace
    appointerpresident of the republic
    term lengthdepending on the support of the national council
    inaugural holderŠtefan sádovský
    formation2 january 1969
    salaryc. 61,919 annually[1]
    websitehttp://www.vlada.gov.sk/
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    the chairman of the government of the slovak republic (slovak: predseda vlády slovenskej republiky), also known as the prime minister of slovakia (slovak: premiér), is the head of the government of the slovak republic. on paper, the officeholder is the third highest constitutional official in slovakia after the president of the republic (appointer) and speaker of the national council; in practice, the appointee is the country's leading political figure.

    since the creation of the office in 1969, thirteen persons have served as head of government. since 1993, when slovakia gained independence, six persons have occupied the function. on 21 march 2020, igor matovič became prime minister of slovakia.

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Chairman of the Government of the Slovak Republic
Predseda vlády Slovenskej republiky
Coat of arms of Slovakia.svg
Igor Matovič.jpg
Incumbent
Igor Matovič

since 21 March 2020
Member ofEuropean Council
Residence Episcopal Summer Palace
AppointerPresident of the Republic
Term lengthDepending on the support of the National Council
Inaugural holderŠtefan Sádovský
Formation2 January 1969
Salaryc. 61,919 annually[1]
Websitehttp://www.vlada.gov.sk/
Coat of arms of Slovakia.svg
This article is part of a series on the
politics and government of
Slovakia

European Union EU Member State


Flag of Slovakia.svg Slovakia portal
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The Chairman of the Government of the Slovak Republic (Slovak: Predseda vlády Slovenskej republiky), also known as the Prime Minister of Slovakia (Slovak: Premiér), is the head of the government of the Slovak Republic. On paper, the officeholder is the third highest constitutional official in Slovakia after the President of the Republic (appointer) and Speaker of the National Council; in practice, the appointee is the country's leading political figure.

Since the creation of the office in 1969, thirteen persons have served as head of government. Since 1993, when Slovakia gained independence, six persons have occupied the function. On 21 March 2020, Igor Matovič became Prime Minister of Slovakia.

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