A person subject to service law1 commits an offence if, due to the influence of alcohol or any drug2: (1) he is unfit to be entrusted with his duty3 or any duty which he might reasonably expect to be called upon to perform; or (2) his behaviour4 is disorderly or likely to bring discredit to Her Majesty's forces5. No offence is committed however if: (a) the drug was taken or administered on medical advice and the taker complied with any directions given as part of that advice6; (b) the drug was taken or administered for a medicinal purpose, and
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