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This determination declares service provided by Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel on Operation Accordion, the supporting operation in relation to the ADF contribution to the International Coalition against Terrorism, as non-warlike service for the purpose of the Act.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 65
Made 04 May 2014
Registered 20 May 2014
Tabled HR 26 May 2014
Tabled Senate 16 Jun 2014
Table of contents.

 

Veterans’ Entitlements (Non‑warlike Service—Operation Accordion) Determination 2014

I, Stuart Robert, Assistant Minister for Defence, make the following determination under the definition of nonwarlike service in subsection 5C(1) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

Dated:              4 May 2014

Stuart Robert

Assistant Minister for Defence

 

  

  

  


Contents

1............ Name of determination.................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Definitions..................................................................................................................... 1

5............ Non‑warlike service...................................................................................................... 1

 


1  Name of determination

                   This determination is the Veterans’ Entitlements (Non-warlike Service—Operation Accordion) Determination 2014.

2  Commencement

                   This determination commences on 1 July 2014.

3  Authority

                   This determination is made under the definition of non‑warlike service in subsection 5C(1) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

4  Definitions

                   In this determination:

Act means the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

ADF means the Australian Defence Force.

5  Non‑warlike service

                   For the definition of non‑warlike service in subsection 5C(1) of the Act, service in an operation mentioned in an item of the following table is non‑warlike service for the purposes of the Act if the service:

                     (a)  is in an area of operation mentioned in that item; and

                     (b)  occurs during a period mentioned in that item.

 

Non‑warlike service

Item

Name of operation

Nature of operation

Area of operation

Period

1

Accordion

Supporting operations in Bahrain, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates in relation to the ADF contribution to the International Coalition against Terrorism

The area bounded by the land masses and superjacent airspaces of Bahrain, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates

On and after 1 July 2014