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Determinations/Veterans' Entitlements as made
This Determination revokes and replaces the Determination made on 19 July 2006 by the Minister for Veterans' Affairs in relation to service in Afghanistan to overcome a minor administrative error recording an incorrect year of commencement in the 2006 Determination.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 65
Made 24 May 2007
Registered 13 Jun 2007
Tabled HR 18 Jun 2007
Tabled Senate 18 Jun 2007


 

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

 

 Determination of Hazardous Service

 

I, Bruce Billson, Minister for Veterans’ Affairs:

 

a.                      revoke the Determination made under paragraph 120(7) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 (the Act) on 19 July 2006 in relation to service in Afghanistan with the United Nations Office for Co-ordinating Assistance to Afghanistan (UNOCA) or the United Nations Mine Clearing Training Team (UNMCTT) on or after 8 June 1992; and

b.                      determine that:

(i).          service rendered as a member of the Australian Defence Force with the United Nations Office for Co-ordinating Assistance to Afghanistan (UNOCA) or the United Nations Mine Clearing Training Team (UNMCTT) on or after 8 June 1991 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 Afghanistan.

c.                      This Determination is taken to have commenced on 8 June 1991.

 

Dated                                                               24th  May                     2007                                                              

 

 

                                                                        Signed Bruce Billson

 

                                                                                   

          BRUCE BILLSON

             Minister for Veterans’ Affairs