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This instrument declares service provided by Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel on Operation Augury, supporting Defence’s understanding of Islamist terrorist threats to Australia and the region as non-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
Registered 02 Nov 2017
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate13-Nov-2017
Tabled HR04-Dec-2017
Date of repeal 26 Mar 2019
Repealed by Veterans’ Entitlements (Non-warlike Service) Determination 2019
Table of contents.

 

Veterans’ Entitlements (Non‑warlike Service—Operation Augury) Determination 2017

I, Dan Tehan, Minister for Defence Personnel, make the following determination.

Dated   23 October 2017

Dan Tehan

Minister for Defence Personnel

 

  

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

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

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                                                       3

Veterans’ Entitlements (Non‑warlike Service—Operation Augury) Determination 2015       3

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Veterans’ Entitlements (Non-warlike Service—Operation Augury) Determination 2017.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

3 November 2017

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

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

4  Schedules

                   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  Non‑warlike service

                   For the purposes of the definition of non‑warlike service in subsection 5C(1) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986, service in the Defence Force in an operation mentioned in an item of the following table is non‑warlike service for the purposes of that 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

Augury

Supporting the Defence Force’s understanding of Islamist terrorist threats to Australia and the region

Jordan and its superjacent airspace

4 July 2014 to 27 April 2016

2

Augury

Supporting the Defence Force’s understanding of Islamist terrorist threats to Australia and the region

The land area, territorial waters and superjacent airspace of Jordan and the United Arab Emirates

On and after 28 April 2016