This is a bill, passed on March 9th 2009 titled "Edward Kennedy, Serve America Act."
I'm uncertain if this bill is well know, I just discovered it myself.
Please read through the first few pages and you won't get passed page three without feeling slightly disturbed.
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"to encourage more individuals to engage in lifetimes of service by teaching young people the value of service early in their lives; and "