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This determination declares service with the Australian Defence Force (the ADF) contribution to Operation SLIPPER as warlike service for the purpose of the Act in an amended operational area.
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 (Warlike Service—Operation Slipper) Determination 2014

I, Stuart Robert, Assistant Minister for Defence, make the following determination under the definition of warlike 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............ Schedule(s).................................................................................................................... 1

5............ Definitions..................................................................................................................... 1

6............ Warlike service.............................................................................................................. 1

Schedule 1—Repeal                                                                                                                                         3

Veterans’ Entitlements (Warlike Service—Operation Slipper) Determination 2012               3

 


1  Name of determination

                   This determination is the Veterans’ Entitlements (Warlike Service—Operation Slipper) Determination 2014.

2  Commencement

                   This determination commences on 1 July 2014.

3  Authority

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

4  Schedule(s)

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

5  Definitions

                   In this determination:

Act means the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

ADF means the Australian Defence Force.

6  Warlike service

                   For the definition of warlike service in subsection 5C(1) of the Act, service in an operation mentioned in an item of the following table is 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.

 

Warlike service

Item

Name of operation

Nature of operation

Area of operation

Period

1

Slipper

ADF contribution to the International Coalition against Terrorism

The area bounded by the following geographical coordinates:

(a) 39°00¢N 78°00¢E;

(b) 39°00¢N 32°00¢E;

(c)  05°00¢N 32°00¢E;

(d) 05°00¢N 78°00¢E

31 July 2009–19 February 2012

2

Slipper

ADF contribution to the International Coalition against Terrorism

The area bounded by the following geographical coordinates:

(a) 39°00¢N 32°00¢E;

(b) 39°00¢N 78°00¢E;

(c) 23°00¢N 78°00¢E;

(d) 23°00¢N 68°00¢E;

(e)  11°00¢S 68°00¢E;

(f)  11°00¢S 38°00¢E;

(g)  17°00¢N 38°00¢E;

(h) 17°00¢N 32°00¢E

20 February 2012—30 June 2014

3

Slipper

ADF contribution to the International Coalition against Terrorism

The area bounded by the land mass and superjacent airspace of Afghanistan

On and after 1 July 2014


Schedule 1Repeal

  

Veterans’ Entitlements (Warlike Service—Operation Slipper) Determination 2012

1  The whole of the determination

Repeal the determination.