Annen III Cabinet
The cabinet was formed following the 2011 parliamentary election. It left office after the resignation of Andreas Annen, who had decided not to run in the next elections and wished to enable his successor to lead his party into 2015 election. The coalition was sworn in on 6 April 2011.
List of ministers
Resignations and Changes
On 11 May 2012 following the change of party leadership, Christian Social Union, decided to replace the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence Martin Lasch. On the same day Udo Reimann became the new Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence.
On 2 December 2013 Minister of Culture, Reinhold Langkamp, resigned following the scandal caused by his involvement in the appointment of the new management of the cultural newspaper Kult. On 4 December 2013 Ursula Tischbein became Minister of Culture.