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Armed Forces Act 1971

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45Exclusion of enactments requiring fiat of Attorney General etc. in connection with proceedings

(1)The following provision shall be inserted in the Army Act 1955, and also in the Air Force Act 1955, in each case after section 204:— Exclusion of enactments requiring fiat of Attorney General etc in connection with proceedings.

204AWith the exception of subsections (1) and (3) of section 132 of this Act, no enactment requiring the fiat or consent of the Attorney General or the Director of Public Prosecutions in connection with any proceedings shall have effect in relation to proceedings under this Act.

(2)The following provision shall be inserted in the Naval Discipline Act 1957 after section 129:— Exclusion of enactments requiring fiat of Attorney General etc. in connection with proceedings.

129AWith the exception of section 52(3)(b) of this Act, no enactment requiring the fiat or consent of the Attorney General or the Director of Public Prosecutions in connection with any proceedings shall have effect in relation to proceedings under this Act.

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