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1101.1 POLICY. The purpose of the U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps Uniform Regulations is to:a. Provide descriptions of all authorized U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps (NSCC) uniforms and components.b. Provide guidance for prescribing uniform wear in order toMore1101.1 POLICY. The purpose of the U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps Uniform Regulations is to:a. Provide descriptions of all authorized U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps (NSCC) uniforms and components.b. Provide guidance for prescribing uniform wear in order to present a uniform image, Corps wide.c. Ensure that NSCC personnel present a proud and professional appearance that will reflect positively on the individual, the NSCC, the maritime services, and the United States. The Executive Director will periodically issue changes and updates to these regulations, primarily to keep the Corps uniform policy consistent with the U.S. Navys and to meet the Corps requirements. NSCC personnel (officers, uniformed instructors, midshipmen and cadets) are authorized to wear appropriately modified versions of some, BUT NOT ALL, uniforms prescribed in U.S. Navy Uniform Regulations (NAVPERS 15665[current release]). The modifications will be such as to clearly identify the wearer as a member of the Naval Sea Cadets Corps. Uniforms, insignia or other uniform devices not specifically addressed in these NSCC Uniform Regulations are prohibited. Uniformity within the unit is paramount. It is the Corps goal to have all unit members in like uniforms.The very word “uniform”-one form, implies a desire for a common, correct and appropriate dress for militaryattire.1101.2 APPLICABILITY. The provisions of this manual apply to all personnel who are authorized to wear the NSCC uniform or the alternative NSCC civilian attire. It is issued for information and guidance, and compliance is required when wearing NSCC uniforms.1101.3 DEFINITION. Uniform - the dress of a unique or distinctive design, worn by members of a particular group, and serving as a means of identification.1101.4 ENFORCEMENT. These regulations describe authorized NSCC uniforms. NSCC uniforms are distinctive visual evidence of the authority and responsibility vested in the Corps by the Navy. The Executive Director is the prescribing authority that determines when and where the uniforms in this manual are appropriate to wear. Uniforms and components shall be worn as described in these regulations. NSCCpersonnel must present a proud and professional appearance that will reflect positively on the individual, the Naval Sea Cadet Corps, the maritime military services and the United States. All personnel shall comply with these regulations. Exemplary military appearance should be the norm for all NSCC uniformed and nonuniformed personnel. All adult leaders and cadets must take in upon themselves to ensure that uniforms are worn correctly, are in good physical condition and are replaced as they become unserviceable. Additionally all NSCC are required to comply with published height/weight standards so as to appropriately reflect the respect for our country’s and our Navy’s uniform.