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Armed Forces Act 2006

Chapter 3 – Supplementary
Section 127: Directions by DSP barring further proceedings

275.Certain provisions of the Act (sections 121, 125 and 126) empower the DSP to make a direction under this section. This section provides that the directions that may be made are that a person is to be treated as being acquitted of an offence for the purposes of barring either further service proceedings or both service and civilian proceedings.

Section 128: Regulations for purposes of Part 5

276.This section empowers the Secretary of State to make regulations for the purposes of any provision of Part 5 of the Act, for example for the delegation by COs of any of their functions under Part 5.

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