- § 1.--A candidate is admitted into the Congregation when, at his request, he is received for making the period of probation of the internal seminary.
- § 2.--The right to admit candidates into the internal seminary belongs, established norms being observed:
- 1 to the superior general, after hearing his council, for the entire Congregation;
- 2 to the provincial, after hearing his council, for his province.
- § 3.--In regard to the requirements for admission, universal law must be observed.