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National Defence Act

Version of section 161.1 from 2022-06-20 to 2024-05-28:


Marginal note:Referral of charge — service offence

  •  (1) After a person is charged with having committed a service offence, the charge must be referred, in accordance with regulations made by the Governor in Council, to the Director of Military Prosecutions.

  • Marginal note:Referral of charge — service infraction

    (2) After a person is charged with having committed a service infraction, the charge must be referred, in accordance with regulations made by the Governor in Council, to an officer who is a commanding officer in respect of the person.

  • 1998, c. 35, s. 42
  • 2019, c. 15, s. 24

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