5 Application of this Act

(1)

Except as provided in subsection (2), this Act binds the Crown.

(2)

This Act does not apply to proceedings under the Armed Forces Discipline Act 1971, or to proceedings on appeal from any decision under that Act, except as expressly provided in that Act.

(3)

Subject to section 6 and sections 148 to 160, this Act applies to offences committed before or after the commencement date.

Compare: 1985 No 120 s 3