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MILITARY REHABILITATION AND COMPENSATION ACT 2004 - SECT 26

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This Part defines service injury , service disease and service death .

An injury, disease or death is a service injury, disease or death if:

               (a)     it is related to defence service in the ways mentioned in section 27 or 28; or

              (b)     it resulted from certain treatment provided by the Commonwealth (see section 29); or

               (c)     an aggravation of, or a material contribution to, a sign or symptom of the injury or disease relates to defence service (see section 30).

However, even if an injury, disease or death is a service injury or disease under this Part, the Commission might be prevented from accepting liability for the injury, disease or death by an exclusion under Part 4.



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