After two-and-half years of extensive research, public hearings, and conversations with Americans across the country, the Commission released its final report, Inspired to Serve, on March 25, 2020. On January 23, 2019, the Commission released an Interim Report to share what it learned during its first year.
Inspired to Serve offers a bold vision and comprehensive plan to strengthen all forms of service to address domestic and security needs, invigorate civil society, and strengthen our democracy. The Commission’s final report contains 164 recommendations addressing civic education, the federal workforce, national service programs, military service, and the selective service system.
Executive Summary: Final Report
The executive summary offers a synopsis of our final report, Inspired to Serve.
This Legislative Annex contains the legislative proposals of the National Commission on Military, National, and Public Service, as required by section 555(e)(1) of the National Defense Authorization Act of Fiscal Year 2017 (Public Law 114–328), and
supplements the March 2020 Final Report of the Commission. These proposals are presented in the form of a consolidated bill, the Inspire to Serve Act of 2020.
The Commission’s Interim Report is an opportunity to share what we have learned and take the next steps in fostering a meaningful and robust conversation with the American public on options the Commission is considering and how service can strengthen our nation.
Executive Summary: Interim Report
This executive summary offers a synopsis of our Interim Report.