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This instrument determines service provided by Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel on Operation HIGHROAD, the ADF operation to support to the new North Atlantic Treaty Organisation-led Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan, as warlike service for the purpose of the Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986.
Administered by: Defence
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 65
Made 22 Oct 2014
Registered 29 Oct 2014
Tabled HR 14 Nov 2014
Tabled Senate 17 Nov 2014
Table of contents.

 

Veterans’ Entitlements (Warlike Service—Operation Highroad) Determination 2014

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

Dated 22 October 2014

Stuart Robert

Assistant Minister for Defence

 

  

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

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

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

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

5............ Warlike service.............................................................................................................. 1

 


1  Name

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

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on the day after it is registered.

3  Authority

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

4  Definitions

                   In this instrument:

Act means the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

ADF means the Australian Defence Force.

NATO means the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

5  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 the item; and

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

 

Warlike service

Item

Name of operation

Nature of operation

Area of operation

Period

1

Highroad

ADF contribution to the NATO‑led Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan

Afghanistan and its superjacent airspace

On and after 1 January 2015