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This Determination provides that service rendered as a member of the Australian Defence Force as part of the United Nations humanitarian operations on or after 12 July 1994 in Mozambique is hazardous service for the purposes of subsection 120(7) of the Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 65
Registered 25 Sep 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR09-Oct-2006
Tabled Senate09-Oct-2006


 

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

 

 Determination of Hazardous Service

 

I, Bruce Billson, Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, for the Minister for Defence:

 

a.                      revoke the Determination made under paragraph 120(7)(b) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 (the Act) on 1 August 1994 in relation to service in Mozambique as part of the United Nations humanitarian operations on or after   12 July 1994; and

b.                      determine that:

(i).          service rendered as a member of the Australian Defence Force as part of the United Nations humanitarian operations on or after 12 July 1994 in the specified area, is hazardous service for the purposes of the definition of “hazardous service” in paragraph 120(7) of the Act, and

(ii).         the specified area comprises Mozambique.

c.                      This Determination is taken to have commenced on 12 July 1994.

 

 

Dated                                                   19 July                                     2006                                                              

 

 

 

 

                                                                                   

          BRUCE BILLSON

             Minister for Veterans’ Affairs

              for the Minister for Defence