9. TERM OF OFFICE OF MEMBERS OF STANDING COMMITTEE. –
(1) Save as otherwise expressly provided in this Act, the term of office of a member of the Standing Committee, other than a member referred to in clause (a) or 1Clause (b) or clause (bb) of section 8, shall be two years from the date on which his election is notified :
Provided that a member of the Standing Committee, shall, notwithstanding the expiry of the said period of two years, continue to hold office until the election of his successor is notified :
Provided further that a member of the Standing Committee shall cease to hold office when he ceases to be a member of the Corporation.
(2) A member of the Standing Committee referred to in clause (a) or clause (b) or clause (bb) of section 8 shall hold office during the pleasure of the Central Government.
1. Subs. by Act 53 of 1951, sec. 6, for “clause (b)” (w.e.f. 6-10-1951).