1. A major
archbishop is elected according to the norm of cann.
After acceptance of the election, the synod of
the major archiepiscopal Church must notify the Roman
through a synodal letter about the canonical conduct of
election; however, the one who is elected, in a letter signed
in his own
hand, must petition the confirmation of his election
Roman Pontiff. 3. After having obtained the confirmation, the one who is
elected, in the presence of the synod of
the major archiepiscopal Church, must make a profession of faith and promise to
carry out faithfully his office;
his proclamation and enthronement are to be performed.
however, the one who is elected is not yet an ordained
enthronement cannot validly be done before he receives episcopal ordination. 4.
If however the confirmation is
new election is to be conducted within the time established by the Roman