sufficient experience to perform duties of the
board in an optimum manner. The senior
member must be a lieutenant or higher, with the
exception of officers in charge of Personnel
Support Detachments (PERSUPPDETS), who
are authorized to assume positional authority as
senior member of consolidated examining
EXCESS LEAVE Excess leave is leave granted in
excess of earned leave and advance leave and
when the member is not entitled to pay and
allowances. A minus leave balance at the time
of discharge, first extension of an enlistment or
separation from active duty, desertion, or death
is considered as excess leave.
EXIGENCIES OF THE SERVICE Urgent demands
of the military service.
EXPIRATION OF TERM OF SERVICE The end
of a required or contracted period of service.
EXPIRED AND BLANK PRD Section 2 of the
EDVR lists members who have an expired
and/or a blank PRD. These are members with
a PRD prior to the current month, or a blank
PRD, who have not yet been ordered to detach.
EXPIRED EAOS Section 2 of the EDVR lists
members who have an expired EAOS. These
are members who should have already extended,
or transferred for
They are listed by the month in
which their EAOS expired.
EXPIRED PROSPECTIVE GAINS Section 1 of the
EDVR reflects members who are considered
expired prospective gains. These are members
who should have already reported on board a
They are listed by the month in
which they should have reported.
EXPIRED PROSPECTIVE LOSSES Section 2 of
the EDVR reflects members who are considered
expired prospective losses. These are members
who should have already detached from an
activity. They are listed by the month in which
they should have detached.
EXTENSION OF ENLISTMENT Contracted
agreement that extends an enlisted members
current enlistment for a stated period beyond
normal expiration of that enlistment.
FACSIMILE STAMPS A commanding officer may
duplicate his or her signature where the
personal signing of correspondence causes
hardship or is impractical.
If you are
authorized to use a facsimile stamp of someone
elses signature, pen your initials (provided
you are authorized to do so) next to each
signature you stamp to authenticate the
Safeguard such stamps from
FEE PASSPORT- A fee passport is a passport
issued to U.S. citizens who are traveling abroad
for personal or unofficial reasons. Also known
as a tourist passport, it is issued to personnel
traveling in a leave status or tourist status and
for dependents who wish to reside abroad at
their own expense. These passports are issued
on a full-fee basis.
FHP Field host processor.
FLTRES Fleet Reserve. A form of retirement
where a naval member who has completed 20
years but less than 30 years of active service is
released from active duty.
FMS Final Multiple Score. A FMS is computed
for each candidate taking the Navywide
A FMS can be
determined only after a candidates standard
score is known. A candidates standard score is
FORMAN Force management.
FPOV Foreign-made privately owned vehicle.
FSA Family separation allowance. The FSA is
payable only to members with dependents. Two
types of FSA are authorizedType I and Type
II. Both types are payable in addition to any
other allowance or per diem to which a member
may be entitled.
FULLY INSURED For Social Security purposes,
fully insured means that no one individual can
be fully insured who has credit for less than