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This Determination declares that service with the Australian Defence Force (ADF) in the middle East in support of the Australian whole-of-Government response to the crisis in Lebanon, on Operation RAMP, is non-warlike service for the purposes 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 17 Nov 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR27-Nov-2006
Tabled Senate27-Nov-2006
Date of repeal 26 Mar 2019
Repealed by Veterans’ Entitlements (Non-warlike Service) Determination 2019


Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986


 Determination of Non-warlike Service

Operation RAMP


I, Bruce Billson, Minister for Veterans’ Affairs:


a.                      determine that:


(i).          service rendered as a member of the Australian Defence Force assigned for service on Operation RAMP on or after 20 July 2006 in the specified area, is non-warlike service for the purposes of the definition of “non-warlike service” in subsection 5C(1) of the Act; and


(ii).         the specified area comprises Lebanon and its territorial waters and superjacent airspace.


b.                      This Determination is taken to have commenced on 20 July 2006.



Dated   19th       October                                                                                  2006                                                              







             Minister for Veterans’ Affairs