CHAPTER II.- PARLIAMENT
Officers of Parliament
91. Power of the Deputy Chairman or other person to perform the
duties of the office of, or to act as, Chairman
(1) While the office
of Chairman is vacant, or during any period when the Vice-President is
acting as, or discharging the functions of, President, the duties of
the office shall be performed by the Deputy Chairman, or, if the
office of Deputy Chairman is also vacant, by such member of the
Council of States as the President may appoint for the purpose.
(2) During the absence of the Chairman from any sitting of the Council
of States the Deputy Chairman, or, if he is also absent, such person
as may be determined by the rules of procedure of the Council, or, if
no such person is present, such other person as may be determined by
the Council, shall act as Chairman.