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House of Representatives,

445–83. Adoption of word, 131. A national chamber, 448. Compared with House of Commons, ib.

Duration of, 168, 461. Minimum representation in, 133, 168, 455. Dissolution of, 404, 407, 464. Electors of, 449. Number of members, 450; at first election, 456; alteration of, 460; apportionment of, 453; ascertainment of quota, ib; provision as to disqualified races, 455. Electoral divisions for, 465. Qualification of electors of, 467. Qualification of members, 474; whether women qualified, 475.

Quorum of, 482. Voting in, 483. Resignation from, 481. Vacancy by absence, ib. See Elections.

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