where a modem receives and reconverts the
MORAL TURPITUDE Behavior contrary to the
accepted and customary rules of right and wrong
and duty between humans. Moral turpitude is
an act or behavior that gravely violates moral
sentiment or accepted moral standards of
community and is a morally culpable quality
held to be present in some criminal offenses as
distinguished from others. It is also the quality
of a crime involving grave infringement of
the moral sentiment of the community
as distinguished from statutory malum
MPO Military post office.
MPS Military Postal Service.
MSC Military Sealift Command.
NAC National Agency Check.
NAVADMIN Naval administrative messages.
NAVCRUITDIST Navy recruiting district.
NAVDAF Naval data automation facility.
NAVETS Navy veterans.
NAVPTO Navy Passenger Transportation Office.
NAVRESPERSCEN Naval Reserve Personnel
Center (also NRPC).
NAVY PASSPORT AGENT A Navy passport agent
is a civilian employee of the U.S. Navy or a U.S.
Navy member who has been designated by the
Office of Passport Services, Department of
applications for U.S. Navy-sponsored personnel
traveling in an official status.
NCBDCP Nurse Corps Baccalaureate Degree
Completion Program. The NCBDCP gives
qualified individuals the opportunity to complete
the requirements for a baccalaureate degree in
nursing and earn a commission as a Nurse
NCTS Naval computer telecommunication station.
NDRB Naval Discharge Review Board.
NDRB was established under the Servicemens
Readjustment Act of 1944 to review, as
provided in 10 U.S.C. 1553, upon the petition of
whether under reasonable standards of naval
administration and discipline the type and
nature of the discharge should be changed,
corrected, or modified; and if so, to decide what
change, correction, or modification should be
NEC Navy Enlisted Classification Code. NEC
codes identify a nonrating-wide skill, knowledge,
that must be
documented to identify both people and billets
for management purposes.
NETPMSA Naval Education and Training Program
Management Support Activity. This is the
location where the Navywide advancement
examinations and training manuals are written.
NETSC Naval Education and Training Support
NHSC National Home Study Council Schools.
NITRAS Navy Integrated Training Resource and
NJP Nonjudicial punishment.
NMP Navy Manning Plan.
NODAC Navy Occupational Development and
NO-FEE PASSPORT The no-fee passport is issued
on a no-fee basis for official travel of
dependents of military personnel who will be
serving an accompanied tour of duty overseas.
The passport is valid only for use in conjunction
with the bearers residence abroad as a
dependent of a military member on active duty
outside the continental limits of the United