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This determination declares service provided by Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel on Operation HAWICK, the ADF support to Operation Bring Them Home, the Whole-of-Government response to the MH17 air disaster in Ukraine, in the land territory and superjacent airspace of Ukraine, 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 11 Sep 2014
Registered 17 Sep 2014
Tabled HR 22 Sep 2014
Tabled Senate 22 Sep 2014
Table of contents.

 

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

I, Stuart Robert, Assistant Minister for Defence, make the following determination.

Dated 11 September 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 Hawick) Determination 2014.

2  Commencement

                   This determination commences on the day after it is registered.

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 the item; and

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

 

Non‑warlike service

Item

Name of operation

Nature of operation

Area of operation

Period

1

Hawick

ADF contribution to the whole of government response to the MH17 air disaster in Ukraine

Ukraine and its superjacent airspace

On and after 21 July 2014