REGULAR membership in the Navy Nuclear
Weapons Association shall be limited to: present for former Navy and Marine Corps personal, Navy Civil Service personnel or Support
Contractor personnel who:
Had duties requiring knowledge of the inspection, loading,
operational use, support, assembly or disassembly of nuclear
Who were attached to a Naval or Marine Corps command and whose
primary responsibility with Nuclear Weapons includes and of the
Depot, Intermediate or Local Level Maintenance, Repair or
Storage of Nuclear Weapons, or
Nuclear Safety, Nuclear Security or Personnel Reliability
Program (PRP) management.
Excepted from eligibility are duties solely involving guard
force or reaction force activities.
Other classes of membership in the Navy Nuclear Weapons Association
LIFE Member. Automatically bestowed
on the surviving spouse (widows and widowers) of a REGULAR
member. All dues and fees are waived. LIFE members have no
individuals are defned as ancestors or lineal descendants.
Specifically, these individuals must be related to a past or
present Association REGULAR member in good standing. If related
to a Past Regular Member who has passed, the Past Member must
have been a member in good standing at the time of passing.
HERITAGE members are considered as being related to an
Association member within two degrees of consanguinity (i.e.,
grandparent, brother, sister, grandchildren represent the most
distant allowable relationships). HERITAGE member will have no
ASSOCIATE Member. Individual who do
not meet the previsous stated membership requirements may be
consider for ASSOCIATE membership. These members must be
recommended by at least one REGULAR member in good standing and
must have paid the appropriate dues and fees set by the
Corporation. Such members will have no voting rights. The
total number of ASSOCIATE memberships allowed by IRS regulations
currently restrict these types of membership to a total of 2.5%
of total membership.
HONORARY Member. The Board of
Directors may bestow to an individual, organization or business
that has made a significant contribution in furtherance of the
Corporation’s objective and purposes an HONORARY membership.
All dues and fees are waived. Such members will have no voting