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This Determination declares service with the Australian Defence Force contribution to the United Nations Assistance Mission in Iraq on Operation RIVERBANK as warlike service for the purpose of the Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986 in the specified area comprising Iraq.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 65
Registered 22 Jun 2009
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR23-Jun-2009
Tabled Senate23-Jun-2009
Date of repeal 14 Sep 2019
Repealed by Veterans' Entitlements (Warlike Service) Determination 2019


 

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

 

Determination of Warlike Service

OPERATION RIVERBANK

 

I, Warren Snowdon, Minister for Defence Science and Personnel for the Minister for Defence:

a.                      determine that:

(i).            service rendered as a member of the Defence Force assigned for service with the Australian Defence Force contribution to the United Nations Assistance Mission in Iraq on Operation RIVERBANK on and from 21 July 2008 in the specified area is warlike service for the purposes of the definition of “warlike service” in subsection 5C(1) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

(ii).          the specified area comprises Iraq, and

b.                      this Determination is taken to have commenced on 21 July 2008.

 

 

Dated               Second of June                                                                        2009

 

 

                                                                                    Signed by Warren Snowdon

 

 

                                                            WARREN SNOWDON

                                         Minister for Defence Science and Personnel

      for the Minister for Defence