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Determinations/Veterans' Entitlements as amended, taking into account amendments up to Veterans' Entitlements (Warlike Service) Amendment Determination 2021 (No. 1)
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Registered 23 Apr 2021
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Veterans' Entitlements (Warlike Service) Determination 2019

made under subsection 5C(1) of the Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986

Compilation No. 2               

Compilation date:                              17 April 2021

Includes amendments up to:            F2021L00448

 

About this compilation

 

This compilation

This is a compilation of the Veterans' Entitlements (Warlike Service) Determination 2019 that shows the text of the law as amended and in force on 17 April 2021 (the compilation date).

The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information about amending laws and the amendment history of provisions of the compiled law.

Uncommenced amendments

The effect of uncommenced amendments is not shown in the text of the compiled law. Any uncommenced amendments affecting the law are accessible on the Legislation Register (www.legislation.gov.au). The details of amendments made up to, but not commenced at, the compilation date are underlined in the endnotes. For more information on any uncommenced amendments, see the series page on the Legislation Register for the compiled law.

Application, saving and transitional provisions for provisions and amendments

If the operation of a provision or amendment of the compiled law is affected by an application, saving or transitional provision that is not included in this compilation, details are included in the endnotes.

Modifications

If the compiled law is modified by another law, the compiled law operates as modified but the modification does not amend the text of the law. Accordingly, this compilation does not show the text of the compiled law as modified. For more information on any modifications, see the series page on the Legislation Register for the compiled law.

Self‑repealing provisions

If a provision of the compiled law has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law, details are included in the endnotes.

 

 

  

  

  



1  Name

                   This instrument is Veterans Entitlements (Warlike Service) Determination 2019.

3  Authority

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

Definitions

                   In this instrument:

                   Act means the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

                   NATO means the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

6  Warlike service

                   Schedule 1 specifies service in the Defence Force that is Warlike service for the purposes of the Act.

 


 

Schedule 1Warlike service

1        Warlike service

                   For the purposes of the definition of warlike service in subsection 5C(1) of the Act, service in the Defence Force 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

Vietnam

 

Vietnam (Southern Zone)

12 January 1973 – 29 April 1975

2

Jural

Defence Force contribution to the Coalition Force operation to patrol the Iraq No-Fly-Zones.

Iraq

30 June 1991 –
12 January 2003

3

Provide Comfort

Defence Force contribution to the Coalition Force operation to patrol the Iraq No-Fly-Zones

Iraq

11 August 1991 – 15 December 1996

4

Bolton

Defence Force contribution to the Coalition Force operation to control the Iraq No-Fly-Zones

Iraq

31 August 1992 – 12 January 2003

5

Southern Watch

Defence Force contribution to the Coalition Force operation to patrol the Iraq No-Fly-Zones

Iraq

31 August 1992 – 12 January 2003

6

Tamar

Defence Force contribution to the United Nations Assistance Mission for Rwanda

Rwanda and the areas in Uganda, Zaire (Democratic Republic of the Congo), Burundi and Tanzania that are not more than 50 kilometres from the border with Rwanda.

25 July 1994 –
16 January 1996

7

Northern Watch

Defence Force contribution to the Coalition Force operation to patrol the Iraq No-Fly-Zones

Iraq

1 January 1997 – 12 January 2003

8

Faber

Defence Force contribution to the United Nations Advance Mission in
East Timor

East Timor and the sea area that on
16 September 1999 was the territorial sea of Indonesia adjacent to East Timor.

16 September 1999 –
23 February 2000

9

Stabilise

Defence Force contribution to the International Force in East Timor

East Timor and the sea area that on
16 September 1999 was the territorial sea of Indonesia adjacent to East Timor.

16 September 1999 –
23 February 2000


10

Warden

Defence Force contribution to the International Force in East Timor

East Timor and the sea area that on
16 September 1999 was the territorial sea of Indonesia adjacent to East Timor.

16 September 1999 – 10 April 2000

11

Tanager

Defence Force contribution to the United Nations Transitional Authority in East Timor

East Timor and the territorial sea of East Timor.

20 February 2000 – 19 May 2002

12

Husky

Defence Force contribution to the International Military Advisory and Training Team in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone

15 January 2001 – 28 February 2003

13

Enduring Freedom – Afghanistan

US Global War on Terror

Afghanistan and its superjacent airspace

7 October 2001 –  31 December 2014


 

14

Slipper

Defence Force contribution to the International Coalition against Terrorism

(a) The area bounded by the following coordinates

48o 00'N 81o00'E

48o 00'N 35o00'E

12o 00'N 35o00'E

12o 00'N 81o00'E

(b) The Diego Garcia land mass and territorial waters and the superjacent airspace out to 250nm radius (from Reference Point 07 18.6S 072 24.6E)

11 October 2001 – 30 July 2009

14A

Slipper

Defence Force 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¢S 32°00¢E;

(d) 05°00¢S 78°00¢E

31 July 2009 – 19 February 2012

14B

Slipper

Defence Force 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

14C

Slipper

Defence Force contribution to the International Coalition against Terrorism.

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

1 July 2014 – 31 December 2014

15

Ariki

New Zealand contribution to Operation Enduring Freedom – Afghanistan and the International Security Assistance Force mission in Afghanistan.

Afghanistan and its superjacent airspace

1 December 2001 31 December 2014

16

Citadel

Defence Force contribution to the United Nations Mission of Support in East Timor.

East Timor and the territorial sea of East Timor

20 May 2002 – 17 August 2003

17

Falconer

Defence Force contribution in support of the US-led coalition operations to assist with the rehabilitation of Iraq and remove the threat posed to global security by Iraq's weapons of mass destruction capability.

The area bounded by the following geographical coordinates:

(a) 38°00¢N 68°00¢E

(b) 38°00¢N 32°00¢E

(c) 10°00¢N 32°00¢E

(d) 10°00¢N 68°00¢E

18 March 2003 – 22 July 2003

18

Palate

Defence Force contribution to the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan.

Afghanistan

18 April 2003 – 5 July 2004

19

Catalyst

Defence Force contribution in support of the US-led coalition operations in Iraq in order to support the Australian whole-of-government effort to assist with the rehabilitation of Iraq and remove the threat posed to global security by Iraq's weapons of mass destruction capability

The total land areas, territorial waters, internal waterways and superjacent airspace boundaries of Iraq, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia (north of latitude 23°00¢N) the Persian Gulf and the Strait of Hormuz.

16 July 2003 –
31 July 2009

20

Athena

Canadian contribution to the International Security Assistance Force mission in Afghanistan.

Afghanistan and its superjacent airspace

17 July 2003 – 31 December 2014

21

International Security Assistance Force

NATO-led security mission in Afghanistan.

Afghanistan and its superjacent airspace

11 August 2003 – 31 December 2014

22

Herrick

United Kingdom contribution to the International Security Assistance Force mission in Afghanistan.

Afghanistan and its superjacent airspace

1 September 2004 – 31 December 2014

23

Palate II

Defence Force support to the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan

Afghanistan's land territory, internal waters and superjacent airspace

27 June 2005 –
10 March 2017

24

Paladin

Defence Force contribution to the United Nations Truce Supervision Organization.

Southern Lebanon bounded by 33° 12¢ N 35° 12¢ E 33° 10¢ N 35° 20¢ E 33° 19¢ N 35° 25¢ E, on the Litani River, then along the Litani River to 33° 25¢ N 35° 37¢ E 33° 22¢ N 35° 49¢ E, on the Syria-Lebanon border, then south to the junction of the Syria-Lebanon-Israel border, then east along the Lebanon-Israel border to the coast, then north along the coast to 33° 12¢ N 35° 12¢ E

12 July 2006 –
14 August 2006

25

Riverbank

Defence Force support to the United Nations Assistance Mission in Iraq.

Iraq

21 July 2008 – 14 December 2013

26

Kruger

Defence Force contribution to the provision of security to the Australian Embassy in Iraq.

Iraq

1 January 2009 –
9 August 2011

27

 

Defence Force contribution to the NATO no-fly zone and maritime enforcement operation against Libya.

Libya and its territorial waters and superjacent airspace

31 March 2011 – 31 October 2011

28

Okra

Defence Force contribution to the Iraq crisis.

The land area, territorial waters and superjacent airspace of Iraq

9 August 2014 – 8 September 2015

28A

Okra

Defence Force contribution to the Iraq and Syria crisis.

The land area, territorial waters and superjacent airspace of Iraq and Syria

On and after 9 September 2015

29

Highroad

Defence Force contribution to the NATO-led Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan.

Afghanistan and its superjacent airspace

On and after
1 January 2015

30

Augury

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

Afghanistan and its superjacent airspace

On and after 28 April 2016

30A

Augury

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

The land territory and superjacent airspace of Iraq and Syria

On and after 1 December 2020

31

Steadfast

Defence Force contribution to the NATO Mission in Iraq

The land area, territorial waters and superjacent airspace of Iraq

On and after 10 September 2018

32

Orenda

Defence Force contribution to the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali.

The land area and superjacent airspace of the Republic of Mali.

On and after
1 April 2020

 


Endnotes

Endnote 1—About the endnotes

The endnotes provide information about this compilation and the compiled law.

The following endnotes are included in every compilation:

Endnote 1—About the endnotes

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key

Endnote 3—Legislation history

Endnote 4—Amendment history

Abbreviation key—Endnote 2

The abbreviation key sets out abbreviations that may be used in the endnotes.

Legislation history and amendment history—Endnotes 3 and 4

Amending laws are annotated in the legislation history and amendment history.

The legislation history in endnote 3 provides information about each law that has amended (or will amend) the compiled law. The information includes commencement details for amending laws and details of any application, saving or transitional provisions that are not included in this compilation.

The amendment history in endnote 4 provides information about amendments at the provision (generally section or equivalent) level. It also includes information about any provision of the compiled law that has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law.

Misdescribed amendments

A misdescribed amendment is an amendment that does not accurately describe the amendment to be made. If, despite the misdescription, the amendment can be given effect as intended, the amendment is incorporated into the compiled law and the abbreviation “(md)” added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history.

If a misdescribed amendment cannot be given effect as intended, the abbreviation “(md not incorp)” is added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history. 

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key

 

o = order(s)

ad = added or inserted

Ord = Ordinance

am = amended

orig = original

amdt = amendment

par = paragraph(s)/subparagraph(s)

c = clause(s)

    /sub‑subparagraph(s)

C[x] = Compilation No. x

pres = present

Ch = Chapter(s)

prev = previous

def = definition(s)

(prev…) = previously

Dict = Dictionary

Pt = Part(s)

disallowed = disallowed by Parliament

r = regulation(s)/rule(s)

Div = Division(s)

 

exp = expires/expired or ceases/ceased to have

reloc = relocated

    effect

renum = renumbered

F = Federal Register of Legislation

rep = repealed

gaz = gazette

rs = repealed and substituted

LA = Legislation Act 2003

s = section(s)/subsection(s)

LIA = Legislative Instruments Act 2003

Sch = Schedule(s)

(md) = misdescribed amendment can be given

Sdiv = Subdivision(s)

    effect

SLI = Select Legislative Instrument

(md not incorp) = misdescribed amendment

SR = Statutory Rules

    cannot be given effect

Sub‑Ch = Sub‑Chapter(s)

mod = modified/modification

SubPt = Subpart(s)

No. = Number(s)

underlining = whole or part not

 

    commenced or to be commenced

 

Endnote 3—Legislation history

 

Name

Registration

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Veterans' Entitlements (Warlike Service) Determination 2019

13 September 2019 (F2019L01191)

14 September 2019

 

Veterans' Entitlements (Warlike Service) Amendment Determination 2020 (No.1)

22 May 2020

(F2020L00601)

23 May 2020

 

Veterans' Entitlements (Warlike Service) Amendment Determination 2021 (No.1)

16 April 2020

(F2021L00448)

17 April 2021

 

 

Endnote 4—Amendment history

 

Provision affected

How affected

s2

rep LA s48D.

s4

rep LA s48C.

s6

am F2020L00601 and F2021L00448.