Read the excerpt from the Brazilian Constitution of 1988.
A member of the Armed Forces . . . is eligible for election to the presidency if the following conditions are met:
• If he has less than ten years of service, he shall have to take leave from military activities. . . .
• If he has more than ten years of service, he shall be discharged of military duties by his superiors . . .
Which best states what the excerpt says about the constitution's effect on the military?