Q: 52 (IES/2015)

Which one of the following statements regarding the office of the Speaker is correct?
1. He holds the office during the pleasure of the President.
2. He need not be a member of the House at the time of his election but has to become a member of the House within six months from the date of his election.
3. If he intends to resign, the letter of his resignation has to be addressed to the Deputy Speaker.
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