ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT (Chapters 1 through 182)
CERTAIN RELIGIOUS AND CHARITABLE MATTERS
PARISHES AND RELIGIOUS SOCIETIES
Status and powers of archbishop’s successor
Section 45. The successor of any archbishop, bishop, vicar-general or pastor shall, by virtue of his office, be for the time being a member of such corporation in place of his predecessor; and such laymen shall hold office respectively for one year; and when the office of any such layman becomes vacant, his successor shall be appointed in the manner provided for the original selection.