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This Determination declares service with the International Military Advisory and Training Team in Sierra Leone on OPERATION HUSKY to be 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 16 Apr 2007
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-May-2007
Tabled Senate09-May-2007
Date of repeal 14 Sep 2019
Repealed by Veterans' Entitlements (Warlike Service) Determination 2019


 

 

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

 

Determination of Warlike Service

OPERATION HUSKY

 

 

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

 

a.                      revoke the non-warlike determination made under subsection 5C(1) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 (the Act) on 10 October 2005 in relation to Operation HUSKY, and

b.                      determine that:

(i).            the area of operations comprises Sierra Leone; and

(ii).          service rendered as a member of the Australian Defence Force assigned for service with the International Military Advisory and Training Team in Sierra Leone on Operation HUSKY during the period 15 January 2001 to 28 February 2003 in the area of operations is warlike service for the purposes of the definition of “warlike service” in sub section 5C(1) of the Act.

 

 

Dated                                                   22 March                                             2007

 

                                                                                                BRUCE BILLSON

 

 

 

 

                                                                                              BRUCE BILLSON          

             Minister for Veterans’ Affairs

              for the Minister for Defence