Hirsch Ballin Minister of the Interior and Kingdom Relations

Minister mr. dr. E.M.H. Hirsch Ballin, Minister of Justice, also has the Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations under his administration as of February 23rd, 2010.

He replaces dr. G. ter Horst who, together with the other Labour members of government, has been granted resignation from the cabinet.

Her Majesty Queen Beatrix has requested the dissolution of the House of Representatives so that elections can be held on June 9th 2010. The Queen has asked the cabinet to continue to do everything they consider to be of importance to the Kingdom.