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Pension Act

Version of section 91.2 from 2003-06-19 to 2006-03-31:

Marginal note:Special duty areas

  •  (1) The Minister of National Defence, after consulting the Minister, may by order designate an area as a special duty area if

    • (a) the area is outside Canada;

    • (b) members of the Canadian Forces have been deployed, or will be deployed, to that area as part of an operation of a type referred to in section 91.4; and

    • (c) the Minister of National Defence is of the opinion that that deployment has exposed or may expose those members to conditions of elevated risk.

  • Marginal note:Period of designation

    (2) A designation made by an order under subsection (1) takes effect on the day on which the order is made, or on such earlier date — not earlier than January 1, 1949 — or later date as may be fixed by the order. The order may fix a date on which a designation ceases to be in effect.

  • 2003, c. 12, s. 3

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