Within the Department of Navy, Navy IPO is the office responsible for certifying use of exemptions. Specifically Navy IPO 01 is designated at the Authorized Exemption Official and Navy IPO 01A is the Exemption Certifying Official. In order for Navy IPO to determine eligibility for certification, an exemption request will require endorsement by the USN Program Sponsor - in the form of an official letter; endorsement by the appropriate Security office, and a completed checklist. Please refer to the attached checklist for further guidance.
Checklist: Exemption procedures 2008