CHAPTER I.-THE EXECUTIVE
The President and Vice-President
61. Procedure for impeachment of the President.-
(1) When a President
is to be impeached for violation of the Constitution, the charge shall
be preferred by either House of Parliament.
(2) No such charge shall be preferred unless-
(a) the proposal to prefer such charge is contained in a resolution
which has been moved after at least fourteen days' notice in writing
signed by not less than one-fourth of the total number of members of
the House has been given of their intention to move the resolution,
(b) such resolution has been passed by a majority of not less than
two-thirds of the total membership of the House.
(3) When a charge has been so preferred by either House of Parliament,
the other House shall investigate the charge or cause the charge to be
investigated and the President shall have the right to appear and to
be represented at such investigation.
(4) If as a result of the investigation a resolution is passed by a
majority of not less than two-thirds of the total membership of the
House by which the charge was investigated or caused to be
investigated, declaring that the charge preferred against the
President has been sustained, such resolution shall have the effect of
removing the President from his office as from the date on which the
resoultion is so passed.