Air Force Act,1950
189. Power to make rules.
(1) The Central Government may make rules for the purpose of carrying into effect the provisions of this act.
(2) Without prejudice to the generality of the power conferred by sub-section (1), the rules made thereunder may provoke for-
(a) The removal, retirement, release or discharge from the service of persons subject to this Act;
(b) The amount and incidence of fines to be imposed under section 90;
(c) The specification of the punishment which may be awarded as field punishments under sections 77 and 82;
(d) The assembly and procedure of courts of inquiry, the recording of summaries of evidence and the administration of oaths or affirmations by such courts;
(e) The convening and constituting of courts-martial and the appointment of prosecutor at trials by courts-martial;
(f) The adjournment, dissolution and sitting of courts-martial;
(g) The procedure to be observed in trials by courts-martial and the appearance of legal practitioners thereat;
(h) The confirmation, revision and annulment of, and petitions against, the findings and sentences of courts-martial;
(i) The carrying into effect of sentences of courts-martial;
(j) The forms of orders to be made under the provisions of this Act relating to courts-martial transportation, imprisonment and detention;
(k) The constitution of authorities to decide for what persons, to what amounts and in what manner, provision should be made for dependents under section 100 and the due carrying out of such decisions;
(l) The relative rank of the officers, junior commissioned officers, warrant officers, petty officers and non-commissioned officers of the regular Army, Navy and Air Force when acting together;
(m) Any other matter directed by this Act to be prescribed.