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MILITARY REHABILITATION AND COMPENSATION ACT 2004 - SECT 6

Kinds of service to which this Act applies

             (1)  In this Act:

                     (a)  warlike service means service with the Defence Force that is of a kind determined in writing by the Defence Minister to be warlike service for the purposes of this Act; and

                     (b)  non-warlike service means service with the Defence Force that is of a kind determined in writing by the Defence Minister to be non-warlike service for the purposes of this Act; and

                     (c)  peacetime service means any other service with the Defence Force; and

                     (d)  defence service means warlike service, non-warlike service or peacetime service.

Note:          The determination may be varied or revoked (see subsection 33(3) of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 ).

             (2)  For the purposes of subsection (1), service with the Defence Force means:

                     (a)  for a cadet--participation in the activities of the Australian Defence Force cadets; and

                     (b)  for a declared member--engagement in, or performance of, activities or acts specified in the determination under section 8 that applies to the member.



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