715. Ministerial offices.

Not more than 95 holders of certain ministerial offices1 are entitled to sit and vote in the House of Commons at any one time2. The schedule of offices3 may be amended by Orders in Council made in consequence of a transfer of ministerial functions or the dissolution of a department4, but the aggregate number of ministerial offices may not be increased by the Order5. Ministers are not disqualified by reason of any office held ex officio as the holder of the ministerial office concerned

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