Page:Senate Act 1926.djvu/2

From Wikisource
Jump to navigation Jump to search
This page has been validated.
826
Senate.
Reserved Minerals Development.

Act No. 54 of 1926.

(i)

those members of the Senate who were nominated by the Governor-General shall vacate their seats;

(ii)

the persons nominated to fill the seats so vacated shall, subject to the provisions of the South Africa Act, 1909, or of any other law, hold their seats for a period of ten years from the date of their nomination or until the next succeeding dissolution of the Senate or until a change of Government has occurred, whichever be the shortest period.

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.


Short title.

2. This Act may be cited as the Senate Act, 1926.





[Untranscribed text.]