95. Power of the Deputy Speaker or other person to perform the duties
of the office of, or to act as, Speaker
(1) While the office of
Speaker is vacant, the duties of the office shall be performed by the
Deputy Speaker or, if the office of Deputy Speaker is also vacant, by
such member of the House of the People as the President may appoint
for the purpose.
(2) During the absence of the Speaker from any sitting of the House of
the People the Deputy Speaker or, if he is also absent, such person as
may be determined by the rules of procedure of the House, or, if no
such person is present, such other person as may be determined by the
House, shall act as Speaker.