The commander of the USS John S. McCain when it collided with a commercial tanker in the Straits of Singapore pleaded guilty.
An amendment would seek to prevent another situation like the one faced by the family of Logan Palmer.
Chief Petty Officer Jeffery D. Butler appeared somber and tearful during a summary court-martial at the Washington Navy Yard.
Recently the Navy decided to send three ships based at Naval Station Mayport to other places for maintenance.
A report said last year nearly four times as many military personnel died in training accidents as were killed in combat.
The Bonhomme Richard is back home in San Diego, more than six years after it left.
The former CO of the USS Fitzgerald and three junior officers from the ship are set to appear at hearings next month.
The Navy has spent about $2 billion on fast transport ships and may have to spend even more to fix all the problems.
The wreckage of the Helena was found March 23, about a half mile (860 meters) below the surface of the New Georgia Sound.
The Navy has fired the commander of the USS Somerset following an investigation into concerns about his command climate.