NAVY - OPNAV 1001.27
(N13) POLICY AND PROCEDURES FOR RESERVE COMPONENT SAILORS SERVICE BEYOND 16 YEARS OF ACTIVE-DUTY SERVICE
|Publication Date:||9 January 2013|
This instruction applies to cases of reserve Sailors (officer and enlisted) performing active duty in excess of 16 years cumulative active duty. This instruction does not apply to full-time support Sailors.
Purpose. To issue policy and procedural requirements regarding Reserve Component (RC) Sailors performance of active duty beyond 16 years of cumulative active-duty service. This instruction establishes policy and procedures for commands and organizations that issue active-duty orders or source reserve personnel to requirements to ensure all entry into sanctuary or earning of a regular retirement is the result of planned actions necessary to meet the needs of the Navy.