First Group of PartsDiscipline

Part 1Offences

Property offences

26Sections 24 and 25: “public property” and “service property”

(1)This section applies for the purposes of sections 24 and 25.

(2)“Public property” means property belonging to or held for the purposes of—

(a)a department of the Government of the United Kingdom;

(b)any part of the Scottish Administration;

(c)a Northern Ireland department; or

(d)the National Assembly for Wales.

(3)“Service property” means property—

(a)belonging to or used for the purposes of any of Her Majesty’s forces;

(b)belonging to a Navy, Army and Air Force Institute; or

(c)belonging to an association established, or having effect as if established, under section 110 of the Reserve Forces Act 1996 (c. 14) (reserve associations).