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The Navy Ordinance, 1961

( Ordinance NO. XXXV OF 1961 )

Chapter V


Immunity of persons attending courts-martial from arrest
26. (1) No president or member of a court-martial, no judge advocate, no party to any proceeding before a court-martial, or his legal practitioner or agent and no witness acting in obedience to a summons to attend a court-martial, shall, while proceeding to attending, or returning from a court-martial, be liable to arrest by civil or revenue process.
(2) If any such person is arrested under any such process, he may be discharged by order of the court-martial.

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