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Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 (Act No. 108 of 1996)

Chapter 5 - The President and National Executive

89. Removal of President

 

 

1) The National Assembly, by a resolution adopted with a supporting vote of at least two thirds of its members, may remove the President from office only on the grounds of :
a) a serious violation of the Constitution or the law;
b) serious misconduct; or
c) inability to perform the functions of office.

 

2) Anyone who has been removed from the office of President in terms of subsection (1) (a) or (b) may not receive any benefits of that office, and may not serve in any public office.