Members of Congress and holders of Federal offices are ineligible as electors.
The governor is elected for a term of four years but is ineligible for the next succeeding term.
He was legally ineligible for the consulship, having held none of the lower offices of state and being under age.
The governor's regular term in office is four years, and he is ineligible for a third term.
Ministers were excluded from the chamber, thus rendering impossible any effective co-operation between the legislature and the executive; and, worst of all, a provision was introduced making members of the Cortes ineligible for re-election, an effective bar to the creation.