NAVY WORKING UNIFORM TYPE III WEAR IN THE NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION:
R 171631Z AUG 23 MID600053262830U
FM CNO WASHINGTON DC
INFO CNO WASHINGTON DC
PASS TO OFFICE CODES:
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SUBJ/NAVY WORKING UNIFORM TYPE III WEAR IN THE NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION//
REF/A/MSG/CNO WASHINGTON DC/N1/092007ZJUL20//
REF/C/MSG/COMNAVDIST WASHINGTON DC/151829ZAUG23//
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NARR/REF A IS NAVADMIN 196/20, NAVY WORKING UNIFORM TYPE III AND FLIGHT SUIT
WEAR RESTRICTION IN THE NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION.
REF B IS NAVPERS 15665J, U.S. NAVY UNIFORM REGULATIONS.
REF C IS NAVAL DISTRICT WASHINGTON UPDATED UNIFORM POLICY FOR THE NATIONAL
REF D IS NDWINST 1020.6A, UNIFORM POLICY AND REGULATIONS INSTRUCTION.//
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN supersedes reference (a) and updates reference (b) in
line with references (c) and (d), authorizing the expanded optional wear of
the Navy Working Uniform (NWU) Type III in the National Capital Region (NCR).
2. Effective immediately, authorized wear of the NWU Type III, in line with
references (b) through (d), is expanded for all Navy personnel while in the
a. The NWU Type III is authorized for wear at all locations in the NCR
with the exception of the National Mall area bounded by Capitol Hill and
surrounding Senate and House Staff offices, the White House and Executive
Office building, Department of State, and all monuments and memorials unless
specifically authorized for a Joint Task Force National Capital Region (JTF-
NCR) mission. The NWU Type III is authorized for wear at the Pentagon as the
alternate uniform of the day except on Fridays.
b. NWU Type III wear is authorized while commuting to and from work
using privately owned vehicles, government conveyance, public commuter
transportation (metro bus, metro rail, rideshare, commuter vans, taxis, and
ferries), and slug lines outside the Pentagon.
Wear is also authorized in office environments at headquarters staffs within
the NCR unless otherwise directed.
c. Flight suits are not included in this expanded NWU Type III
authorization. Flight suits are only authorized in the NCR for personnel in
an actual flight duty status for that day.
3. Retain this NAVADMIN until policy changes are incorporated in reference
(b), superseded or canceled, whichever occur first.
4. Released by Vice Admiral Richard J. Cheeseman, Jr., N1.//