Senate Act, 1926
| Senate Act, 1926
|Senate Act, 1955. Repealed on 31 May 1961 by the Republic of South Africa Constitution Act, 1961.
Act No. 54 of 1926. First published on 16 June 1926 in Government Gazette Extraordinary No. 1562, and came into force upon publication. Amended on 29 June 1955 by the |
This is the text as originally enacted and does not incorporate the 1955 amendment. A version incorporating that amendment is also available on Wikisource.
(Assented to 9th June, 1926.)
(Signed by the Governor-General in English.)
Be it enacted by the King’s Most Excellent Majesty, the Senate and the House of Assembly of the Union of South Africa, as follows:―
A change of Government shall be considered to have occurred whenever another person than the Prime Minister for the time being becomes Prime Minister and when the Governor-General has published a notice in the Gazette, that such change of Government has occurred.
2. This Act may be cited as the Senate Act, 1926.
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