Medical Practitioners Act, 1927

The President of the Council.

7.—(1) It shall be the duty of the Council to elect from time to time as occasion requires one of its members to be the President of the Council.

(2) Every President of the Council shall hold office as such President from the date of his election to that office until the happening of whichever of the following events first happens, that is to say:—

(a) the expiration of his term of office as a member of the Council,

(b) his ceasing to be a member of the Council otherwise than by the expiration of his term of office,

(c) his resigning the office of President of the Council.

(3) The President of the Council may at any time resign his office as such President by letter addressed and sent to the Council and every such resignation shall take effect at the commencement of the meeting of the Council commencing next after the receipt of such resignation by the Council.