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National Defence Act

Version of section 162.3 from 2022-06-20 to 2024-06-19:

Marginal note:Definitions

 The following definitions apply in this Division.

commanding officer

commanding officer, in respect of a person charged with having committed a service infraction, means an officer who is a commanding officer as defined in section 160. (commandant)

delegated officer

delegated officer means an officer to whom a commanding officer has, under section 162.94, delegated the power to conduct a summary hearing. (officier délégué)

scale of sanctions

scale of sanctions means the scale of sanctions set out in subsection 162.7. (échelle des sanctions)

superior commander

superior commander means an officer of or above the rank of colonel, or any other officer appointed by the Chief of the Defence Staff as a superior commander. (commandant supérieur)

  • 1998, c. 35, s. 42
  • 2019, c. 15, s. 25

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