Defence Act, 1954

One sentence to be awarded in respect of all offences.

211.—Where a person is found guilty by a court-martial of two or more offences against military law, the following provisions shall have effect, that is to say:—

(a) the court-martial shall, if it awards any sentence, award one sentence only in respect of all the offences, and

(b) such sentence shall be one which may, under this Act, be awarded in respect of any one of such offences.