Q5. What must a first-term Sailor have before they
can reenlist or extend?
Q6. When leaving the Navy, what determines if you
will be able to reenlist at a later date?
Q7. When away from their home district, how can a
Sailor and his family register to vote?
Since the Navy is such a large, diverse, and complex
organization, it requires numerous programs to help its
members resolve a wide variety of problems. For
example, the Command Managed Equal Opportunity
Program makes sure Navy members have the same
basic rights all other citizens in our society enjoy.
Department of the Navy policies govern our
day-to-day operations by requiring us to perform to
certain standards. Those policies give us a general goal
and the guidelines to achieve that goal. Those policies
and the programs that support them ensure Navy
personnel know how to do their jobs and where to find
help to resolve their problems.
REVIEW 1 ANSWERS
A1. The four main sources of pollutants are
a. Agricultural runoff
d. Transportation operations
Pollution affects both the physical and
A3. The primary pollution concern of the Navy is the
pollution produced by shipboard waste.
The Navy has been converting their power
plants to use more efficient pollution control
systems for stack emissions.
A5. The agreement the Navy follows to operate
marine sanitation devices (MSDs) and to dispose
of treated sewage in foreign waters is the Status
of Forces Agreement (SOFA).
Vessels must be at least 25 nautical miles from
the U.S. coastline before they can discharge
REVIEW 2 ANSWER
A1. The Navy makes every possible effort to
improve the way it uses energy resources,
w i t h o u t
c o m p ro m i s i n g
re a d i n e s s ,
effectiveness, or safety.
REVIEW 3 ANSWERS
A1. The Navy Sponsor Program was established by
the Chief of Naval Operations.
A2. To request a sponsor, you should fill out
The Overseas Duty Support Program (ODSP)
provides you with support and information about
A4. Besides the ODSP, you can get information
about other countries through the Overseas
Transfer Information Service (OTIS).
T h e
M i l i t a r y C a s h Aw a r d s P ro g r a m
(MILCAP) is used to reward individuals for
their beneficial suggestions, inventions, and