Article 77 of the Military Penal Code

  Military Penal Code

1. The soldier who, due to serious imprudence and during the execution of an act of arms service, causes death or injuries constituting a crime, will be punished with the custodial sentences respectively indicated in the Penal Code for him homicide or reckless injuries, increased by one fifth, in its minimum and maximum limits, without damage of the provisions of article 21 of this Code.

Outside of the act of service of arms, professional imprudence with the previously foreseen results, will be punished with the same penalties.

2. If the imprudence was not serious, the penalty of three months and one day to six months in prison or a fine of two to six months will be imposed.

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Article 77 of the Military Penal Code Spanish establishes the penalties that will be imposed on the soldier who, due to serious imprudence and during the execution of an act of arms service, cause death or injuries constituting a crime.