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Armed Forces Act 2006

Supplementary
Section 304: Sentences passed by civilian courts

591.This section makes clear that references in Part 12 of the Act to custodial sentences, and the references in sections 297(2) and 298(2) to orders activating suspended sentences of imprisonment, apply only to sentences and orders of service courts, not civilian courts.

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