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COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA CONSTITUTION ACT - SECT 45

Vacancy on happening of disqualification

                   If a senator or member of the House of Representatives:

                      (i)  becomes subject to any of the disabilities mentioned in the last preceding section; or

                     (ii)  takes the benefit, whether by assignment, composition, or otherwise, of any law relating to bankrupt or insolvent debtors; or

                    (iii)  directly or indirectly takes or agrees to take any fee or honorarium for services rendered to the Commonwealth, or for services rendered in the Parliament to any person or State;

his place shall thereupon become vacant.



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