A member holding office as Deputy Chairman of the Council of States —


(a) shall vacate his office if he ceases to be a member of the Council;


(b) may at any time, by writing under his hand addressed to the Chairman, resign his office; and


(c) may be removed from his office by a resolution of the Council passed by a majority of all the then members of the Council:


Provided that no resolution for the purpose of clause (c) shall be moved unless at least fourteen days’ notice has been given of the intention to move the resolution.