The Navy and Marine Corps Appellate Leave Activity serves to:
- Monitor the case status of members on mandatory/involuntary appellate leave and members assigned to the Federal Bureau of Prisons who are awaiting results of appellate review.
- Monitor the case status of members assigned to Parole or Supervised Release by the Navy Clemency and Parole Board (NC&PB).
- Validate appellate leave status for renewal of military identification cards.
- Provide information as necessary about members on mandatory/involuntary appellate leave to:
a. The Appellate Courts.
b. The Naval Clemency and Parole Board.
c. Members on appellate leave.
d. Members on parole/supervised release.
e. Other interested parties.
- Effect punitive discharges when approved and as directed by the Judge Advocate General.
- Effect clemency action as decided by the Naval Clemency and Parole Board.
- Provides on-site training to Navy and Marine Corps commands and activities.
- Recieves amd acts as central repository for the original service/health records of naval appellants and parolees/supervised releasees..
- Identifies those naval members on appellate leave who have a qualified military offense (QMO) conviction which requires collection and processing of a DNA sample, but whose DNA sample has not been collected; taking necessary steps to resolve the collection requirement.
-Performs other functions and tasks as may be directed by higher authority.
as per BUPERSINST 5450.45D.