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This Determination is to declare service with the Australian Defence Force contribution to the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation no-fly-zone and maritime enforcement operation against Libya as Warlike service for the purpose 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
Made 07 Feb 2012
Registered 21 Feb 2012
Tabled HR 27 Feb 2012
Tabled Senate 27 Feb 2012

 

Veterans’ Entitlements (Warlike Service – NATO no-fly-zone and maritime enforcement operation against Libya) Determination 2012[1]

 

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

I, WARREN SNOWDON, Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, make this Determination under subsection 5C (1) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

 

Dated          Seventh     February                                2012

 

 

 

 

 

Signed Warren Snowdon

 

 

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs

 

1              Name of Determination

This Determination is the Veterans’ Entitlements (Warlike Service –NATO no-fly-zone and maritime enforcement operation against Libya) Determination 2012.

2              Commencement

This Determination commences on the day after it is registered.


Section 4

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3              Definition

In this Determination:

ADF means the Australian Defence Force.

NATO means North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

4              Warlike service

For subsection 5C (1) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986, service in an operation mentioned in Schedule 1 is warlike service if the service:

(a)       is in an area of operation mentioned in Schedule 1; and

(b)      occurs:

i.         during a period mentioned in Schedule 1, or

ii.       on and from the start date mentioned in Schedule 1.

Schedule 1        Warlike service

(section 4)

 

Item

Name of operation

Nature of operation

Area of operation

Start date

End date

1

 

ADF contribution to the NATO no-fly-zone and maritime enforcement operation against Libya

Libya and its territorial waters and superjacent airspace

31 March 2011

31 October 2011

 

 



Note

[1]             All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003.  See http://www.frli.gov.au.