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7.—(1) Any person who immediately before the appointed day is a member of the Legislative Council shall on that day become a member of the Legislative Assembly, shall be deemed to have complied with section 42 of the Constitution, and shall hold his or her seat in accordance with the Constitution.
(2) The Governor shall dissolve the Legislative Assembly not later than the expiration of four years from the date when the Legislative Council first met after the last general election before the appointed day.
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