04 Jun '13, 4pm

Benefit Training for Same-Sex Partners and Children Begins in the Navy

WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The Navy will begin training for leadership and support elements to be ready to provide eligible benefits to same-sex domestic partners of service members and their children beginning August 31. "Extending these benefits reinforces the principle that all those who volunteer to serve are treated with dignity and respect and ensured fairness and equal treatment to the extent allowable under law," said Rear Adm. Tony Kurta, director military plans and policy. Training must be accessed by all current and prospective, active and reserve command triads via Navy e-Learning and must be completed by August 23 according to NAVADMIN 152/13. The training will assist leadership in a knowledgeable and professional extension of benefits beginning August 31 when service members will be able to submit a "Declaration of Domestic Partnership for DEERS Enrollment" (DD653) ...

Full article: http://www.navy.mil/submit/display.asp?story_id=74593

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