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The Courts-Martial (Army) Rules 1997

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Bankers' Books Evidence Act 1879

86.—(1) The power to make an order conferred by section 7 of the Bankers' Books Evidence Act 1879(1) may be exercised for the purposes of a court-martial—

(a)during the investigation of any offence and before the accused is notified that he is to be tried by court-martial, by the commanding officer of the accused;

(b)at preliminary proceedings and during the court-martial, by the judge advocate.

(2) The order shall be in the form set out in Schedule 2 to these Rules.

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