• OFFENCES

  • 15
     Offences in relation to the terrorists and other persons in arms against the Union and punishable with death
  • 16
     Offences punishable more severely on active duty than at other times
  • 17
     Mutiny
  • 18
     Desertion and aiding desertion
  • 19
     Absence without leave
  • 20
     Striking or threatening superior officer
  • 21
     Disobedience to superior officer
  • 22
     Assault and obstruction
  • 23
     Certain forms of disgraceful conduct
  • 24
     Ill-treating a subordinate
  • 25
     Drunkenness
  • 26
     Permitting escape of person in custody
  • 27
     Irregularity in connection with arrest or confinement
  • 28
     Escape from custody
  • 29
     Offences in respect of property
  • 30
     Extortion and exaction
  • 31
     Making away with equipment
  • 32
     Injury to property
  • 33
     False accusations
  • 34
     Falsifying official documents and false declarations
  • 35
     False declaration on appointment
  • 36
     Offences relating to Security Guard Court
  • 37
     False evidence
  • 38
     Unlawful detention of pay
  • 39
     Unbecoming conduct
  • 40
     Violation of good order and discipline
  • 41
     Miscellaneous offences
  • 42
     Attempt
  • 43
     Abetment of offences that have been committed
  • 44
     Abetment of offences that have not been committed
  • 45
     Civil offences
  • 46
     Civil offences not triable by a Security Guard Court
  • PUNISHMENTS

  • 47
     Punishments awardable by Security Guard Courts
  • 48
     Alternative punishments awardable by Security Guard Courts
  • 49
     Combination of punishments
  • 50
     Punishments otherwise than by Security Guard Courts
  • 51
     Minor punishments
  • 52
     Limit of punishments under section 51
  • 53
     Punishment of officers of or below the rank of Squadron Commanders by officers not below the rank of Inspectors-General
  • 54
     Punishment of persons of the rank of Assistant Commander
  • ARREST AND PROCEEDINGS BEFORE TRIAL

  • 55
     Custody of offenders
  • 56
     Duty of Commander in regard to detention
  • 57
     Interval between committal and trial
  • 58
     Arrest by civil authorities
  • 59
     Capture of deserters
  • 60
     Inquiry into absence without leave
  • SECURITY GUARD COURTS

  • 61
     Kinds of security Guard Courts
  • 62
     Power to convene General Security Guard Court
  • 63
     Power to convene a Petty Security Guard Court
  • 64
     Contents of warrants issued under sections 62 and 63
  • 65
     Composition of General Security Guard Court
  • 66
     Composition of a Petty Security Guard Court
  • 67
     Summary Security Guard Court
  • 68
     Dissolution of a Security Guard Court
  • 69
     Powers of a General Security Guard Court
  • 70
     Powers of a Petty Security Guard Court
  • 71
     Powers of a Summary Security Guard Court
  • 72
     Prohibition of second trial
  • 73
     Period of limitation for trial
  • 74
     Trial, etc., of offender who ceases to be subject to this Act
  • 75
     Application of Act during term of sentence
  • 76
     Place of trial
  • 77
     Choice between Criminal Court and Security Guard Court
  • 78
     Power of criminal court to require delivery of offender
  • PROCEDURE OF SECURITY GUARD COURTS

  • 79
     Presiding officer
  • 80
     Judge Attorneys, etc
  • 81
     Challenges
  • 82
     Oaths of members, Judge Attorney and witness
  • 83
     Voting by members
  • 84
     General rule as to evidence
  • 85
     Judicial notice
  • 86
     Summoning witnesses
  • 87
     Documents exempted from production
  • 88
     Commissions for examination of witnesses
  • 89
     Examination of witness on commission
  • 90
     Conviction of offence not charged
  • 91
     Presumption as to signatures
  • 92
     Appointment paper
  • 93
     Presumption as to certain documents
  • 94
     Reference by accused to Government officer
  • 95
     Evidence of previous convictions and general character
  • 96
     Lunacy of accused
  • 97
     Subsequent fitness of lunatic accused for trial
  • 98
     Transmission to Central Government of orders under section 97
  • 99
     Release of lunatic accused
  • 100
     Delivery of lunatic accused to relatives
  • 101
     Order for custody and disposal of property pending trial
  • 102
     Order for disposal of property regarding which offence is committed
  • 103
     Powers of Security Guard Court in relation to proceedings under the Act
  • CONFIRMATION AND REVISION

  • 104
     Finding and sentence not valid, unless confirmed
  • 105
     Power to confirm finding and sentence of General Security Guard Cour
  • 106
     Power to confirm finding and sentence of Petty Security Guard Court
  • 107
     Limitation of powers of confirming authority
  • 108
     Power of confirming authority to mitigate, remit or commute sentence
  • 109
     Revision of finding or sentenc
  • 110
     Finding and sentence of a Summary Security Guard Court
  • 111
     Transmission of proceedings of Summary Security Guard Cour
  • 112
     Alteration of finding of sentence in certain cases
  • 113
     Remedy against order, finding or sentence of Security Guard Court
  • 114
     Annulment of proceedings
  • EXECUTION OF SENTENCES, PARDONS, REMISSIONS, ETC.

  • 115
     Form of sentence of death
  • 116
     Commencement of sentence of imprisonmen
  • 117
     Execution of sentence of imprisonment
  • 118
     Temporary custody of offender
  • 119
     Execution of sentence of imprisonment in special case
  • 120
     Conveyance of prisoner from place to place
  • 121
     Communication of certain orders to prison officers
  • 122
     Execution of sentence of fine
  • 123
     Informality or error in the order or warran
  • 124
     Pardon and remissio
  • 125
     Cancellation of conditional pardon, release on parole or remission
  • 126
     Suspension of sentence of imprisonmen
  • 127
     Orders pending suspension
  • 128
     Release on suspension
  • 129
     Computation of period of suspension
  • 130
     Order after suspensio
  • 131
     Reconsideration of case after suspension
  • 132
     Fresh sentence after suspension
  • 133
     Scope of power of suspension
  • 134
     Effect of suspension and remission on dismissal
  • MISCELLANEOUS

  • 135
     Rank structur
  • 136
     Deduction from pay and allowance
  • 137
     Powers and duties conferable and imposable on members of the Security Guard
  • 138
     Protection for acts of members of the Security Guard
  • 139
     Power to make rules
  • 140
     Provisions as to existing National Security Guard