Defence Forces (Temporary Provisions) (No. 2) Act, 1940

Amendment or section 82 of the Principal Act.

47.—The reference in section 82 (which relates to punishments which may be summarily awarded to a private soldier by a commanding officer) of the Principal Act (which said section was inserted in the Principal Act by section 22 of the Defence Forces (Temporary Provisions) Act, 1923 (Continuance and Amendment) Act, 1924 (No. 38 of 1924),) to confinement to barracks shall, in relation to a private soldier or a seaman employed on a State ship, be construed as including a reference to stoppage of shore leave.