Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic
Paris, January 15, 2009
On the proposal of the Prime Minister, President Sarkozy has terminated the ministerial functions of M. Xavier Bertrand, Minister for Labour, Labour Relations, the Family and Solidarity:
He has appointed:
M. Brice Hortefeux, Minister for Labour, Labour Relations, the Family, Solidarity and Urban Affairs.
M. Eric Besson, Minister of Immigration, Integration, National Identity and Mutually-Supportive Development.
Mme Christine Boutin, Minister for Housing.
Mme Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet, Minister of State responsible for Forward Planning and Development of the Digital Economy, attached to the Prime Minister.
The Ministers of State responsible for Solidarity, Urban Affairs and the Family are attached to the Minister for Labour, Labour Relations, the Family, Solidarity and Urban Affairs./.