512. In general.

(v)     Enforcement of Punishments and Orders

512.     In general.

The only custodial sentence administered by the armed forces themselves is that of service detention1, the other types are all served in civilian establishments appropriate to the sentence awarded. In the case of persons subject to service law, financial penalties are primarily enforced through deductions from pay subject to the restraints on the minimum level below which such pay cannot fall2. In the case of civilians subject to service discipline, the only statutory provision for the enforcement of financial penalties3 is by means of financial penalty enforcement orders4, which